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NFL, NFLPA launch joint review of Cam Newton concussion protocol

Coach Ron Rivera and general manager Mary Hurney said the Panthers followed the proper procedure, saying Newton had an eye injury and was not concussed. "Based ...


Local Bills Fans In Jacksonville Feeling at Home During Pregame

Fullback Zach line and running back Alvin Kamara each ran for short touchdowns, the latter set up by Michael Thomas 46-yard reception. The Bills are playing...


Packers to name Gutekunst new GM

The new Packers GM played two years of college football for the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse until a shoulder injury cut his college career short. The S...


Saints defeat the Panthers 31-26, advance to NFC divisional round

The Panthers play in New Orleans at 4:40 p.m. Sunday. Drew Brees may be the Saints' quarterback, but this is not his typical Saints team. Well, this se...


Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year for 2017

He also had a hand in all seven of the goals that took the Pharaohs to their first World Cup since 1990 - assisting two and scoring five, including the stoppage...


Panthers sign Ron Rivera to two-year extension worth $15.5 million

In seven seasons as coach, Rivera, a two-time coach of the year (2013 and 2015) has led the Panthers to a Super Bowl berth, an NFC championship and three NFC So...


Rams trail Falcons 19-10 in fourth quarter

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan warms up for the team's NFL football wild-card playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday, Jan. I believ...


Freezing drizzle, light freezing rain possible Sunday morning

The high Saturday is expected to be around 11 degrees and wind gusts of 30 to 40 miles per hour are possible at any point into the evening, though the winds w...


Oakland Raiders: Jon Gruden set to return to Silver and Black

It had been reported from a number of media outlets that Gruden would return as coach and receive a formal introduction Tuesday during a news conference. Gruden...


Jesse Lingard Scores Yet Another Screamer In United's 3rd Round Win

The Red Devils had more options up front, but their best chances were still falling to Rashford, who squandered a pair of opportunities after being put thro...


Barkley Set For Medicals After Chelsea Agree £15m Deal With Everton

The England worldwide came close to joining Chelsea in the summer transfer window after the clubs agreed a £35m fee, but ultimately opted against the move. As...


No Celtics video tribute tomorrow, per Isaiah Thomas request

Additionally, Thomas will not play back-to-backs at this point in the season, meaning he will miss Cleveland's big matchup against his former team, the Celti...


Jon Gruden has hilarious response to question about Raiders HC job

I do believe we have established a solid nucleus. "I've known him for a while". It feels like it's only a matter of time before Gruden is named as Del Rio's s...


Kevin De Bruyne stretchered off after wild Jason Puncheon challenge

Belgium worldwide De Bruyne, who has been instrumental to City's success this season, suffered the injury after a foul by Palace's Jason Puncheon in stoppage ...


Raiders are going all in to try and bring back Jon Gruden

Gruden was Oakland's head coach from 1998 through 2001 and led the team to a 40-28 record before being traded to the Buccaneers prior to the 2002 season. Coinci...


Rick Smith taking leave of absence from Texans for wife's breast cancer

However, McNair may feel inclined to choose between O'Brien and Smith if the team owner believes the longstanding issues between the two can not be resolved. Bu...


Notes on Nick: Foles struggles mightily against Cowboys

He followed poor throws to his receivers with taking big sacks and the Eagles were consistently punting from near their own end zone. If that's not a marvelous ...


Senator Ekweremadu congratulates George Weah, Liberians

Ekweremadu urged the former World Footballer of the Year "to reciprocate the vast goodwill and confidence reposed in him by the good people of Liberia and the w...


Penn State Faithful Unite In Arizona

Three quick thoughts from No. 9 Penn State's 35-28 win over No. 11 Washington in a Fiesta Bowl that saw the Huskies have a dramatic comeback fall short. T...


#23 Mississippi State defeats Louisville 31-27 in the TaxSlayer Bowl

It definitely was Keytaon Thompson's coming-out party. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson might have played his final game in college football , an...