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Agent confirms Marshawn Lynch intends to retire

Published Feb. 8 2016

When Marshawn Lynch was brought to Seattle early in the 2010 season, he was acquired because the Seahawks desperately needed...

Broncos linebacker Von Miller earns Super Bowl MVP honors

Published Feb. 8 2016

Von Miller was second-to-none in the Super Bowl.

Ealy does it all on defense in Panthers Super Bowl defeat

Published Feb. 8 2016

Kony Ealy wrapped his arms around Peyton Manning's right leg to pull down the Denver quarterback.

Denver Broncos defense dominates Carolina Panthers in 24-10 Super Bowl win

Published Feb. 7 2016

Peyton Manning gave himself a chance to have a Super ending to his career. Von Miller and the Denver defense...

Greeson: Little Dab will do wonders for Cam off the field

Published Feb. 7 2016

We have heard a great deal about the dichotomy of the quarterbacks in today's Super Bowl.

Former NFL quarterback Ken Stabler had brain disease CTE

Published Feb. 3 2016

BOSTON (AP) — Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, the late NFL and Super Bowl MVP who is a finalist...

Braves' Foltynewicz continues recovery from blood clots

Published Feb. 2 2016

Braves right-hander Mike Foltynewicz said Monday he hopes to be cleared this week to throw off a mound as he...

Carolina tried to deal for top pick in 1998

Published Jan. 30 2016

By STEVE REED

Cam Newton: 'I'm an African-American quarterback. That scares people'

Published Jan. 27 2016

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has suggested for the first time that race may play a factor...

NFL conducting comprehensive investigation of Manning on HGH allegations

Published Jan. 26 2016

The NFL says it is conducting a comprehensive review of allegations that Broncos quarterbackPeyton Manning had human growth hormone delivered...

Serena Williams beats Sharapova, reaches Aussie Open semis

Published Jan. 26 2016

Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova's strength and it helped extend her complete domination of their rivalry, earning the six-time Australian...

Win over Patriots was worth $2 million to Manning

Published Jan. 26 2016

Peyton Manning earned back half of the $4 million pay cut he accepted last winter by leading the Denver Broncos...

Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos headed to Super Bowl

Published Jan. 24 2016

Denver Broncos beat New England Patriots 20-18 in AFC Championship.

Adaptation key to success for Broncos, Patriots

Published Jan. 24 2016

Today's AFC title game is being billed as "Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady, Part 17," and many think it could...

Brady vs. Manning among greatest rivalries in sports

Published Jan. 24 2016

By ROB MAADDI

Titans hire former Falcon assistant Terry Robiskie as offensive coordinator

Published Jan. 20 2016

Dick LeBeau has been named Titans assistant head coach/defensive coordinator, Terry Robiskie has been hired as offensive coordinator and Bobby...

Inconsistent Atlanta Hawks showing only glimpses of last year's form

Published Jan. 18 2016

The Atlanta Hawks were in the midst of a perfect January and a 19-game winning streak. They were on the...

After Rodgers' Hail Mary forces OT, Fitz gives Arizona win

Published Jan. 17 2016

Larry Fitzgerald set up and scored the winning touchdown on the third play of overtime Saturday night, taking a 5-yard...

Patriots to 5th straight AFC title game, beat Chiefs 27-20

Published Jan. 16 2016

The Patriots' late-season slump didn't mean much when the playoffs came to New England. Kansas City's 11-game winning streak mattered...

Titans decide to keep interim Mike Mularkey as head coach

Published Jan. 16 2016

The Tennessee Titans are keeping Mike Mularkey as their coach.

Peyton Manning is "amped up" as he enters 25th playoff start

Published Jan. 16 2016

Manning, more so than usual, has been doling out tips, delivering tests, teammates say. Quick quizzes in the hallway, making...

Titans interview two more candidates in Mike Mularkey, Teryl Austin

Published Jan. 15 2016

The second NFL team to fire a coach this season, the Titans are finally picking up their coaching search now...

NFL approves Rams move to LA, Chargers option to join

Published Jan. 12 2016

NFL owners voted Tuesday night to allow the St. Louis Rams to move to a new stadium just outside Los...