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NFL confirms times and dates for 2018 London games

LONDON — The NFL has confirmed the times and dates for the three regular-season games to be played in London this year.<p>The Tennessee Titans will take …

NFL

Rob Gronkowski reunites with SI model as Patriots decision looms

As Rob Gronkowski keeps the Patriots at bay, he’ll still continue to play.<p>On Tuesday, the tight end reunited with former flame and Sports Illustrated …

Rob Gronkowski

NBA tanking leading to tension between owners and coaches

Getty Images<p>If tanking is happening in the NFL, it rarely gets discussed. It’s definitely happening in the NBA, and it gets discussed plenty.<p>Beyond …

Basketball

Why Colin Kaepernick Will Not Be Signed This Year

Ex-Packers executive Andrew Brandt believes Kaepernick will stay a free agent.<p>When the NFL kicks off in September, it’s appearing more and more …

NFL

Did Dan Snyder troll Kirk Cousins fan with autographed photo?

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports<p>A Washington Redskins fan claims to have received an autographed photo of Dan Snyder in response to a letter he wrote …

NFL

With NFL draft on the horizon, the Rams appear to be set at quarterback

<i>As the Rams prepare for the NFL draft, The Times will examine their roster. Part 7 of 8: quarterbacks.</i><p>During an offseason that included Kirk Cousins signing an unprecedented, fully guaranteed $84-million contract with the Minnesota Vikings, and nonstop speculation about at least five quarterbacks …

Football (U.S.)

Texans QB Deshaun Watson: 'My game's not changing' after ACL recovery

HOUSTON -- Although he is coming off a torn right ACL, Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson said his game will not change going forward.<p>Watson …

Football (U.S.)

Colin Kaepernick walks into league office, says he’s “doing great”

Getty Images<p>As he continues to press his case that NFL owners have colluded against him, Colin Kaepernick was at the league office this …

NFL

Roger Goodell Deposed in Colin Kaepernick Collusion Case; QB Present for Hearing

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell took part in a deposition Tuesday as part of Colin Kaepernick's collusion case against the league.<p>Per Richard Maese of the <i>Washington Post</i>, Kaepernick was in the room for the entirety of Goodell's deposition that lasted "all morning."<p>Kaepernick filed a grievance …

Football (U.S.)

DA's office: Reuben Foster to have misdemeanor dismissed

Linebacker Reuben Foster, who faces three felony charges including domestic violence, will not take part in the 49ers’ offseason conditioning …

San Francisco 49ers

Adidas willing to sign Kaepernick if NFL team signs him

Colin Kaepernick's bid to resume his professional football career received a major vote of confidence Monday.<p>Adidas North America president Mark King …

Football (U.S.)

Micah Hyde: Fine QBs for WRs Suffering Helmet-to-Helmet Hits

Buffalo Bills safety Micah Hyde posited a novel idea to try to cut down on the number of helmet-to-helmet hits pass-catchers withstand over the course of a game.<p>Hyde proposed a fine for quarterbacks when they leave their receivers susceptible on high throws.<p>"Those bang-bang plays, it's tough," Hyde …

Football (U.S.)

Jarvis Landry on OBJ: 'He's gonna be a Giant for another year'

Following his appearance at the Giants' facility for voluntary offseason workouts, the <b>Odell Beckham Jr.</b> trade talks have died down.<p>That is why …

Fantasy Football

Adidas eager to sponsor Colin Kaepernick

Adidas is champing at the bit, just waiting to sponsor Colin Kaepernick if and when he signs an NFL contract.<p>In an interview last week, the president …

Football (U.S.)

Green Bay Packers secondary still a work in progress

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 17: Tramon Williams<p>Even in April, the Green Bay Packers have a lot of work to do in their secondary in order to give …

NFL

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston says he’s still not been interviewed in NFL probe, focuses on football

TAMPA — Jameis Winston was excited to be back with his teammates at One Buc Place Monday beginning the first phase of the off-season workout …

Tampa Bay

NFL continues to blackball Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid

This is what my friend Adam Schefter wrote the other day after the Seattle Seahawks decided against bringing in Colin Kaepernick for a workout, what …

NFL

Cousins gets first chance to work with new teammates, coaches

On-field drills are prohibited until after the NFL draft. But Vikings coaches get their first chance starting today to go over the team's playbook …

NFL

Steve Tasker to join select NFL meeting on kickoffs

Bills great Steve Tasker will be part of a select group of special-teams experts the NFL is bringing together next month to discuss the future of …

Football (U.S.)

Read the letter Saints' Gayle Benson sent to other NFL owners | NOLA.com

Gayle Benson sent a two-page letter to the other NFL owners and Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday reassuring them of her plans to run the New …

Football (U.S.)

Seahawks sign Stephen Morris

Getty Images<p>The Seahawks are signing a backup quarterback, one who has presumably agreed to stand for the national anthem.<p>Seattle has signed …

NFL

Colin Kaepernick’s lawyers to depose Roger Goodell, Pete Carroll in collusion case, report says

Colin Kaepernick’s legal team is shifting its focus from NFL owners for now as they prepare to depose NFL commissioner Roger Goodell later this month …

Football (U.S.)

Saints owner Gayle Benson says she will 'own and operate this franchise until my death' in letter to NFL owners

Gayle Benson doesn't plan to go anywhere.<p>The new owner of the New Orleans Saints has stated that several times. She put it in writing on Thursday in …

NFL

Saquon Barkley spotted wearing Giants hoodie ahead of draft

Is Saquon Barkley preparing to deal with the New York weather?<p>The likely top 5 pick was spotted at a Pennsylvania barber shop wearing a blue Giants …

Saquon Barkley

"You Have To Go Get Him"

Cannot procrastinate.<p>A Hall of Fame running back with a Super Bowl ring may not have been talking Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager Jason Licht, but …

NFL

Saquon Barkley spotted wearing Giants hoodie

Penn State RB <b>Saquon Barkley</b> was spotted wearing a Giants hoodie during a trip to the barber earlier this week, with TMZ snapping photos.<p>Sources told …

College Football

New Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson sent a letter to the other 31 NFL owners on Thursday saying she is "fully prepared to assume this role" and will "do so with the same drive and focus towards success that my husband displayed throughout his life." She detailed her desire to continue Benson's legacy with the team and to help the league move forward, and she said she will soon provide the commissioner with her own succession plan.

New Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson sent a letter to the other 31 NFL owners on Thursday saying she is "fully prepared to assume this role" …

NFL

Colin Kaepernick snubbed by Seahawks after refusing to stop national anthem protests: report

The Seattle Seahawks reportedly postponed Colin Kaepernick’s trip to a pre-season camp with the team after the embattled quarterback told the team he would not stop his national anthem kneeling protests.<p>The team is thinking about allowing Kaepernick to try out for a spot on the team but they have …

Seattle Seahawks

Seahawks postpone workout with Colin Kaepernick over his stance on protests

It would have been Kaepernick’s first workout since he became a free agent.<p>Colin Kaepernick hasn’t played in an NFL game since the 2016 season. This week, he was set to work out with the Seattle Seahawks, but it was then “postponed” when he declined to stop kneeling during the national anthem, …

Football (U.S.)

Bob McNair; The challenge of playing for the Houston Texans.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) The <i>2017 Houston Texans</i> had a very disappointing season. The team had only four wins compared to 12 losses after they made the …

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