METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints say Chuck Muncie, a Pro Bowl running back with both the Saints and San Diego Chargers, has died at age 60.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs couldn't have found a better source for help in implementing — and maybe even defending — the pistol offensive system sweeping through the NFL.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ron Rivera didn't anticipate the Carolina Panthers would use their first two draft picks on defensive tackles.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Geno Smith was surrounded by a throng of reporters, a crowded scene usually more appropriate for a No. 1 draft pick than a second-rounder.
OWINGS MILLS, Md. — The Baltimore Ravens acquired center A.Q. Shipley from the Indianapolis Colts for a conditional 2014 draft pick.The trade, announced Thursday by the Ravens, will be finalized after Shipley passes a physical.
TAMPA, Fla. — Three-time All-Pro Ronde Barber is retiring after a 16-year career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers that included a Super Bowl title and five Pro Bowl appearances.
NEW YORK — Carrie Underwood will take over the theme song for “Sunday Night Football,” with NBC sticking to the formula of a female country music star for its intro.
PITTSBURGH — Jarvis Jones is not James Harrison. For one thing, there's the hair.
WASHINGTON — It's been a rough offseason for the Washington Redskins, and not just because of the knee injury to star quarterback Robert Griffin III.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Mark Sanchez spoke for more than 20 minutes about the New York Jets' crowded quarterback situation, saying all the right things throughout.
NEW YORK — The possibilities appeared endless for Tim Tebow.Here he was, perhaps the most popular player in the NFL, in New York as a member of the Jets and maybe the biggest thing to hit Broadway since Joe Namath himself.
Celebrity basketball game filled Nanticoke Area gym with goodwill and cheers in an effort to help MDA.
NANTICOKE -- Before they arrived at Nanticoke High School, Will Johnson had never participated in a charity basketball game while Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie played in plenty.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Passed over in the NFL draft, Tennessee Tech receiver Da'Rick Rogers can finally begin putting his troubled college career behind him after agreeing to sign with the Buffalo Bills.
IRVING, Texas — Jerry Jones flubbed the initial explanation of a first-round draft move that puzzled analysts and angered fans.
ASHBURN, Va. — Robert Griffin III did a few jumping jacks, did some running in place and bounced up and down on the stage. The fans cheered. And chanted his name. And cheered some more.
NEW YORK — Lights, camera, action.
NEW YORK — This was one rush quarterbacks embraced.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings President Mark Wilf and brother Zygi were wrapping up an organization-wide meeting on Friday morning when the newest members of the team walked into the room. All three of them.
GREEN BAY, Wis. — This ought to give Aaron Rodgers better memories of the draft.
NEW YORK — Manti Te'o is headed to San Diego.Geno Smith is a Jet.Radio City Music Hall was relatively silent for five second-round picks Thursday night. Then the theater shook with two selections within minutes of each other.
PHILADELPHIA — Chip Kelly saw Zach Ertz do enough damage from the opposite sideline that he couldn't pass on coaching him.
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent last season flip-flopping between big running backs, small running backs, ones who could catch and ones who could run, with varying levels of success.
Linemen go early and often in NFL Draft
NEW YORK — Short on glam, slim on glitter, the NFL draft was still nothing less than a rock solid B-plus.As in Big, as in Brawn, as in Bulk, as in Beefy.We're talking a scale-busting...
PITTSBURGH — When Jarvis Jones slogged through the 40-yard dash in a pedestrian 4.9 seconds during Georgia's Pro Day, a red flag went up to NFL scouts.Just not the scouts that work for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
PHILADELPHIA — Chip Kelly took size over glamour.The Philadelphia Eagles selected Oklahoma offensive tackle Lane Johnson with the No. 4 overall pick in Kelly's first NFL draft Thursday night.
33. JACKSONVILLE — EJ Manuel, QB, Florida State34. SAN FRANCISCO — Matt Elam, S, Florida35. PHILADELPHIA — Menelik Watson, T, Florida State
The story of last year' NFL Draft was quaterbacks. It is again this year, but not for the same reason.
CINCINNATI — The Bengals added a long-time nemesis to their defense on Tuesday, signing former Steelers linebacker James Harrison to a two-year deal.
For NFL prospects on the bubble, it's often better not to get picked at all than to be selected in the final rounds.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars took the latest step in the franchise's makeover Tuesday, unveiling new uniforms and a two-tone helmet that's sure to elicit positive and negative responses.