The 1989 running back class was diverse, but nobody made it better than Barry Sanders. He led a group that could dance around, run past or even run right over defenders.
Needing a place to play, Michael Sam has signed with the CFL's Montreal Alouettes. It was the best -- and probably only -- move the defensive end could make.
Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus has been suspended for the first game of the regular season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, the league announced Thursday.
Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation in Texas over a criminal allegation the local sheriff described Thursday as "sexual in nature."
A New Jersey judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice after the former Baltimore Ravens running back completed his pre-trial intervention program.
Orlando Scandrick on Friday agreed to a deal through 2019 with the Cowboys and is scheduled to make $20 million, including $4 million this year, according to a source.
An attorney for Aaron Hernandez says the former New England Patriots player is running out of money because he's had to pay so many lawyers.
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr won't require surgery on his injured ring finger, his agent said Wednesday.
The Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League have signed defensive end Michael Sam to a two-year deal, the team announced Friday.
The Browns did not want to appear on the NFL/HBO training camp reality show, and according to a report, NFL Films will honor their request.
Don't expect Ray Rice to be signed any time soon, John Clayton writes. But here are five teams, including the Cowboys, that could consider adding him at the start of training camp.
The photo of J.J. Watt's bruise is nasty, but imagine playing with torn knee ligaments or a tooth stuck in your arm. Jeffri Chadiha recounts some memorable moments of athletes ignoring injuries.
The Vikings' interest in Taylor Heinicke, a rookie with few conventional credentials, helps Illustrate a leaguewide predicament at QB.
ESPN athletics aesthetics expert Paul Lukas reveals his comprehensive updated hierarchy of pro football uniforms for the 2015 season.
ESPN's NFL Nation reporters discuss the hot topics in video form regarding each of their teams.
In a wide-ranging interview, the Pittsburgh Steelers' star running back discusses his marijuana arrest, suspension, career future and Deflategate.
Don't expect coaches to alter their strategies now that the NFL has moved extra points back to the 15-yard line, Kevin Seifert writes, and don't be surprised if there are more changes in the future.
Robert Kraft is no Al Davis. Even though many wanted him to continue the Deflategate fight, the Patriots' owner just isn't wired that way, Mike Reiss writes.