NFL upholds Tom Brady’s four-game suspension in `Deflategate’ scandal

July 29, 2015 in Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game last season has been upheld by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. […]

New Orleans Saints declare non-football injuries for 3 rookies

July 23, 2015 in Sports

(AP) The New Orleans Saints have placed late-round draft choices Davis Tull and Marcus Murphy, and rookie free agent Antonio Johnson on their non-football injury list. The list, submitted to […]

Buffalo Bills coach Aaron Kromer put on leave amid arrest

July 15, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Bills President Russ Brandon says offensive line coach Aaron Kromer has been put on paid administrative leave after being accused of punching a boy in the face for using […]

Mississippi sports news

May 6, 2015 in Sports

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi has agreed to a contract extension with men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy that will keep him at the school until 2019. The four-year deal, which […]

Dirty Birds: Atlanta Falcons lose draft pick, Rich McKay fined $350,000 for artificial crowd noise

March 31, 2015 in Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team president Rich McKay from the league’s Competition Committee beginning […]

Ex-NFL safety Darren Sharper charged with rape in Vegas after being accused in 3 other states

March 23, 2015 in Sports, The Buzz

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney for former NFL player Darren Sharper told a Los Angeles judge on Friday that she’s planning a resolution of the rape charges filed against […]

Domestic violence charges against Carolina Panthers’ Greg Hardy dismissed

February 10, 2015 in Sports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Prosecutors dismissed domestic violence charges against Panthers defensive end and soon-to-be free agent Greg Hardy on Monday after they said the accuser in the case couldn’t […]

NFL investigation into deflated footballs ongoing

January 21, 2015 in Sports

By BARRY WILNER (AP) The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed […]