NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on efforts in support of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the national anthem (all times local):
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) With Odell Beckham Jr. and Brandon Marshall nursing injuries, a couple of young wide receivers are getting a chance to show the New York Giants what they can do. Roger Lewis Jr. and Travis Rudolph came to training camp lookin…
GREEN BAY – No sooner had Head Coach Mike McCarthy tossed some praise Kyle Murphy ‘s way than the second-year offensive lineman’s practice duty unexpectedly ramped up. Starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga limped off Ray Nitschke Field on Wednesday with an ankle injury during 9-on-7 work, elevating
Mitch Trubisky’s preseason rise reached new heights Wednesday when the Bears rookie quarterback took some practice repetitions with the first-string offense for the first time. It’s the most concrete evidence to date that the Bears are open to starting Trubisky sometime during his rookie season
The NAACP’s interim president Derrick Johnson has officially requested a formal meeting with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to discuss NFL players and their ability to exercise their First Amendment rights. According to a letter sent to the league by the NAACP, the meeting will specifically focus
The Lions bolstered their defensive tackle group via a well-named waiver claim on Wednesday. The team announced the addition of former Ram Cashaud Lyons to the 90-man roster. Lyons was waived by the Rams on Tuesday. Lyons’ stint in Los Angeles was a brief one as he was signed just before the start
One bright spot in the Jets’ second preseason game was the return of running back Bilal Powell . Powell didn’t suit up against the Titans and a sat out roughly one week of practice with a neck injury suffered in practice. The Jets turned to the seven-year vet early and often as he had two carries
Donald Penn Returns To Raiders Practice Raiders LT Donald Penn returns to practice at the Raiders Alameda Training Facility on Wednesday.
San Francisco 49ers assistant coach Katie Sowers became the first openly gay coach in the history of American pro sports on Tuesday when she came out publicly to SB Nation’s Outsports. Sowers, who is an offensive assistant with the 49ers wide receivers, is also the second woman to be employed full-time
49ers activate DB Jimmie Ward off of the PUP list
Final Drive: Eric DeCosta Says Ravens Likely to Add Players Before Week 1 The Ravens still have time before the regular season, and they will look at players to acquire through trade or free agency.
Larry Ogunjobi’s unusual path to NFL Go inside the story of defensive lineman, Larry Ogunjobi. See how he went from a self-described couch potato to the first player ever drafted from UNC Charlotte.
The curious case of the Jets’ quarterback carousel went for another whirl Wednesday. For the second-straight practice, presumed opening-day starter Josh McCown saw only a handful of reps, while Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty received the majority of work. Not including scout reps and leading
Odell Beckham stayed inside, away from the prying eyes of the media, as the Giants practiced on Monday afternoon. But his teammate, Olivier Vernon, said Beckham was “in high spirits” and he was apparently walking around the locker room as if his ankle was fine.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Justin Houston had just put together the most dominant season by a pass rusher in Kansas City Chiefs history, piling up 22 sacks and coming within a half sack of the NFL record, when then-general manager John Dorsey rewarded him with a lavish contract. Six years, $101 million, and