Bob McNair

Sage Rosenfels column: Andre Johnson put Texans on the map

Having played for five different NFL teams, I'm invited to a "homecoming weekend" by each franchise every year.<p>The only exception had been the …

Roger Goodell’s absolute power is driving Jerry Jones to civil war. That’s ironic.

The Cowboys owner’s bare-knuckle brawl to replace the commissioner is a distraction of its own<p>I can still remember the day NFL commissioner Roger …

Sports

Reimer: President Donald Trump's incessant attacks on black athletes make it impossible to stick to sports

There seems to be a “stick to sports” double-standard. When black athletes kneel during the national anthem to protest racial inequality, they’re …

Donald Trump

Community activists send message to McNair, NFL at NRG Park

<b>HOUSTON</b> - As thousands packed NRG to watch the Texans take on the Arizona Cardinals, about 100 people showed up outside to support the players who …

Folks protest in support of Colin Kaepernic outside NRG Stadium Sunday

- At the corner of McNee Road and Kirby Sunday afternoon hundreds met to rally in support of former 49er's quarterback Colin Kaepernick.<p>"Once he …

Colin Kaepernick

Jerry Jones vs. Roger Goodell Update: Next Flashpoint Will Be Nov. 28 in New York

I’m led to believe the Roger Goodell contract extension through 2024, despite the best efforts of Dallas owner Jerry Jones to derail it, is likely to …

NFL

Roger Goodell vs. Jerry Jones is latest sign of NFL's political problems

The NFL’s most powerful team owner is at odds with its commissioner.<p>Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas Cowboys, is seeking to block his fellow owners …

Roger Goodell

It’s time for NFL owners, players to close deal on fighting racial inequality

Potential civil war should not deter focus from reaching agreement as soon as possible<p>With Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones attempting to whack NFL …

Sports

Former Miami Hurricanes WR Andre Johnson inducted into Texans Ring of Honor

HOUSTON, TX - NOVEMBER 19: Former Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson addresses the crowd during his induction into the Ring nof Honor at NRG …

College Sports

Report: D’Onta Foreman believed to have torn Achilles’ tendon

D’Onta Foreman suffered a lower left leg injury after scoring a touchdown in the Houston Texans’ win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, and one …

NFL

Dallas Cowboys: How Cowboys, Eagles handled national anthem ahead of NFC East matchup | SportsDay

How Cowboys, Eagles handled national anthem ahead of NFC East matchup<p>This Story is About...<p><b>Update, Nov. 19:</b> All Cowboys and Eagles stood for the …

Sports

Buck and Reimer - Alex has an admirer; Celtics beat adversity on and off the court 11-19-17

The Mark and Kichen Show - Celtics win 15th straight; Jerry Jones vs Roger Goodell<p>- November 19, 2017<p>Fantasy Football Show Week 11_11-19-17<p>- November …

Jaylen Brown

Devastating injuries leave NFL in desperate need of star power

So there was the presidential election that made observers wonder why NFL television ratings were down. Which has been followed by a veritable …

Jameis Winston

Giants’ Vernon says he’ll continue to kneel during anthem

When the national anthem is played before Sunday’s Giants-Chiefs game, Olivier Vernon will continue to do what he has done since the third week of …

Long Island

PUGH & BLUE

PUGH & BLUE<p>After Justin Pugh's next door neighbor Bill fell on hard times financially, the New York Giants offensive tackle considered helping out a …

By Having the Washington R*dskins Host a Game on Thanksgiving, NFL Owners Show Their True Colors

This NFL season has blazed new political trails as players have used their platform to stand up to racism in the face of a ferocious backlash. It has …

Racism

Roger Goodell has a Jerry Jones problem and nobody knows how it will end

<i>This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Dec. 4 Fans, Family, Food, Football Issue</i><i>. Subscribe today!</i><p><b>THERE WAS A PAUSE.</b> It was Aug. 9, inside Roger …

Sports

Draymond Green’s Latest Response To Mark Cuban Explains Why They Can’t See Eye-To-Eye On Race

Draymond Green and Mark Cuban are involved in a public feud. Most recently, Cuban told ESPN’s Tim MacMahon that Draymond Green owes NBA owners an apology, saying that “because to try to create some connotation that owning equity in a company that you busted your ass for is the equivalent of …

Sports

Draymond responds to Cuban: 'He'll never understand where I'm coming from' - CBSSports.com

Green spoke at Harvard's Institute of Politics on Thursday afternoon<p>In a battle of the two longest winning streaks in the NBA, the Boston Celtics …

Basketball

Warriors leading the league in social discourse

Image 1of/4<p>Caption<p>Close<p>CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Seven hours before the Warriors’ nationally televised showdown Thursday against the Boston Celtics, …

Golden State

Lesson of the Week: Vikings Proving It’s Not Always About the Bigger Picture

On the Cowboys’ first play from scrimmage last Sunday, Alfred Morris took the handoff, cut back to avoid Falcons defensive tackle Dontari Poe, then …

Adrian Clayborn

Draymond Green Discusses Mark Cuban, White House Visit, Racism

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green spoke at Harvard on Thursday and addressed a number of issues, including whether the NBA should eliminate the word "owner," Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and President Donald Trump.<p>"I understand the difference between owning equity," he said, per …

Donald Trump

Are Concussions, Social Protests, Ratings and Other “Problems” True Threats to the NFL?

There seems to be quite the cottage industry in criticizing the NFL these days and, more broadly, even predicting its eventual demise. The reasons …

Jacoby Brissett

Following the Paper Trails of Mueller’s First Charges

It’s been months since Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel to investigate Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election. But on …

Colin Kaepernick

Report: Group of owners send cease-and-desist warning to Jerry Jones

Six owners on the NFL compensation committee have given Jerry Jones a cease-and-desist warning over his efforts to block Roger Goodell’s contract …

NFL

Jerry Jones Thinks He's Outsmarting Everyone (Except He Isn't)

A new report suggests the Cowboys owner is behind the NFL's war with Papa John's.<p>It's a weird time for the NFL. Ratings are down. Thanks to CTE, the product on the field isn't as good as it once was. Its biggest stars are all injured. And, arguably, the NBA has surpassed it in terms of cultural …

Dallas

Jay-Z Wants People to Know NFL Protests About Injustice, Not Flag - XXL

The topic of the NFL protests is coming back to the limelight this week, as NFL player Colin Kaepernick, who originally kneeled during the National …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Ten Things I Think I Think: On Maurice Harris’ Catch of the Year; Vontaze Burfict’s Ejection

At one point Sunday night during New England’s 41-16 dismantling of Denver, NBC flashed a graphic showing that Bill Belichick was about to tie Tom …

Case Keenum

NFL players who protested during national anthem in Week 10

The majority of Houston Texans players protested ahead of their Week 8 game in Seattle after ESPN The Magazine reported that owner Bob McNair said, …

Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick's lawyer thought it was 'no-brainer' team would sign QB after lawsuit

When Colin Kaepernick's defense attorney Mark Geragos predicted his client would be signed "within the next 10 days" last Tuesday, he did so …

Football (U.S.)