| May 2, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma released the following statement Wednesday after the NFL announced his season-long suspension for his alleged participation in the Saints bounty program.
"I am shocked and extremely disappointed by the NFL's decision to...
| May 3, 2012
A former federal prosecutor hired by the NFL to evaluate its investigation of the Saints bounty program said the evidence of payments for hits on opposing players is "very strong."
Mary Jo White, the former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of...
| May 13, 2012
Stefan Duma could not have imagined the timing. In the two weeks since he and his Virginia Tech colleagues released their latest football helmet safety ratings, the sport's concussion epidemic has returned to the fore.
A Super Bowl-winning quarterback...
| May 25, 2012
| 10:35 AM
With all of the recent discoveries about the dangers of concussions, Tom Brady's father said that he's not sure if he would have let his son play football if knew then what he knows now.
"No, not without hesitation," Brady Sr. told Michael Silver of...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Mikel Leshoure had three touchdowns and the Lions improved to .500 after beating Jacksonville 31-14 Sunday.
Matthew Stafford also reached 10,000 passing yards in his NFL career. He joins company like Kurt Warner, Marc Bulger, Dan Marino and Peyton...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 8:57 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — There is nothing imposing about Jonathan Dwyer. No flash. No ankle-breaking open field moves.
That isn't the way the third-year Pittsburgh Steelers running back operates. He is more direct than dazzling. Get the ball. Pick a...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 9:13 PM
It was a strange scenario.
The main figure with all the cameras from across the country facing him just three feet away, the one with the Super Bowl trophy patch on the right shoulder of his jersey, didn't seem to own the room like a person in this...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:34 AM
GREEN BAY -- The coaching adage is that a team is never as good as it might look in a victory and never as bad as it might appear in a defeat. Keeping that in mind, we’ll try to maintain perspective with 10 thoughts coming out of another ugly loss...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Never has any one sport ever enjoyed so much attention like the NFL. From the Spring NFL draft to training camps and all the way to opening day, the NFL has become the sport of choice for people from all walks of life. I once heard the comment that...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III generated excitement among the veterans at the opening of Redskins camp on Thursday.
Only six current players made the playoffs with Washington and only two have won a postseason game for the franchise. The team...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 2:16 PM
The Muscular Dystrophy Association of Greater Washington DC and WDCW will join together to introduce area families affected by muscle disease and local sponsors to the community during the local broadcast of the annual Labor Day weekend show, this year...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Between 22 and 27 Saints defensive players were paid as part of a "bounty program" by former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams.
The NFL said the money, paid mostly in a pool by Saints players, was as much as $50,000 during the 2009 playoffs....