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49ers Linebacker Aldon Smith Suspended by NFL

(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) — San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended for nine games by the NFL after a series of off-field legal issues. A...

Football Comes Home

Brazilians are ambivalent about hosting the world cup, but, as these superfans show, their passion for the sport is undimmed

Painkiller Suit a Serious New Headache for NFL

In 1984, while naming his first All-Madden team, John Madden called Roy Green, wide receiver for the St. Louis — now Arizona — Cardinals the best player in...

How the NFL Could Blow Up the AT&T-DirecTV Merger

Forget the federal regulators—it’s actually NFL commissioner Roger Goodell who could have final say in whether AT&T’s proposed $48.5 billion acquisition of...

Minneapolis Scores Super Bowl LII In 2018

The construction of a new $1 billion stadium likely influenced the league owners' votes while they chose the location of the 2018 football game

St. Louis Rams Pick Michael Sam in NFL Draft

Michael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team...

Oprah’s Michael Sam Documentary Put On Hold

The OWN documentary announced earlier this week has been put on hold, allowing the first openly gay player in the NFL "to have total focus on football" as he...

Michael Sam: ‘I’m Determined to Be Great’

The St. Louis Rams pick said he'll work to hard to make the team, with added motivation from all the encouragement he has received after the historic weekend in...