PITTSBURGH — The faces Ike Taylor grew so accustomed to seeing line up alongside him over the past decade have disappeared.Ryan Clark? Gone. Ditto Brett Keisel. And LaMarr Woodley. Larry Foote too.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Rob Gronkowski was a training camp spectator last summer while recovering from surgery.
CORTLAND, N.Y. — Rex Ryan's hair was a bit wet and so was his shirt, the result of a strong thunderstorm that drenched the New York Jets as they arrived for training camp.
HOOVER, Ala. — Alabama receiver Amari Cooper has been through the offseasons filled with talk of repeat national championships, and now he's endured one that began with sour memories not celebratory confetti showers.
NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Saints on Tuesday confirmed a multiyear contract with Jimmy Graham, ending a protracted holdout for the star tight end.
The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Receiver Will Mahone has no chance of returning to Notre Dame while facing felony charges of assault on a police officer, intimidation of a public servant and vandalism, his attorney said Tuesday.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Four dozen women snap selfies in the New York Giants locker room. They examine the pros' helmets and shoulder pads, then head to the field house to do drills.
BEREA, Ohio — Johnny's gonna play and Johnny's gonna party.
A revised concussions settlement between the NFL and former players could shrink the league's coffers. Only marginally, though, and not for a long time.