NFL Players

A video of ex-NFL player Ray McDonald during a domestic violence incident with the mother of his child in 2015 has recently surfaced. The lawyer representing the mother referred to the clip as “one of the most horrific videos I’ve seen and heard in my 46 years practicing law.”

Braylon Edwards, a man so charitable off of the field, can’t seem to catch a break on it. The San Francisco 49ers cut the former Pro Bowl wide receiver yesterday, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. SEE ALSO: Michigan To Take Over Detroit? The 49ers signed Edwards to a one-year contract worth $1 million this past […]

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots say that former defensive tackle Houston Antwine, a six-time American Football League all-star, and his wife have both died. Antwine was 72. SEE ALSO: Take That! Walmart Shopper Punches Greeter For Checking Her Receipt

MIAMI — Nearly two-dozen former NFL players are suing the league over severe and permanent brain damage they say is linked to concussions suffered on the job. SEE ALSO: The Disappearing Black Journalist

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Carolina rookie Cam Newton has run for two touchdowns against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, tying the NFL single-season record for rushing TDs by a quarterback. See Also: Dad Let 9 Year Old Drive The 2010 Heisman Trophy winner scored his 11th and 12th TDs of the season on a pair 1-yard […]

Buffalo Bills receiver Stevie Johnson pretended to shoot himself in the thigh,  mocking Jets receiver Plaxico Burress’ 2008 shooting incident, during a game Sunday.

Willie Thrower was was the first African American player to appear in a professional game at the quarterback position in the National Football League. Although historians failed to recognize his contributions to the NFL for many years, his accomplishments were as monumental as many of the greats who came after him. See Also: Michael Vick […]

Former NFL star Chris McAllister recently said that he is broke, unemployed and living at home with his parents, according to TMZ. Also read: Chris Bosh Is “Heated” At ESPN Host For “Bosh Spice” Nickname McAllister is reportedly now paying $11,000 per month in child support, which he says he cannot pay. ”I live in […]

TAMPA, Fla. — Lee Roy Selmon, the Hall of Fame defensive end who teamed with his brothers at Oklahoma to create a dominant defensive front that helped lead the Sooners to consecutive national championships, died Sunday – two days after being hospitalized for a stroke. He was 56. A statement released on behalf wife Claybra […]

SAN FRANCISCO — A man wearing a shirt slamming the San Francisco 49ers was seriously wounded as gunfire erupted in the parking lot after the team’s NFL preseason game, while another man sustained lesser injuries in an earlier shooting, police said. The violence occurred after the 49ers’ 17-3 victory Saturday night over the Oakland Raiders […]

MINNEAPOLIS — While NFL owners and players appear to be inching toward a resolution of the league’s long lockout, a group of retired players is clamoring to be more involved in the discussions. The group filed a class-action complaint against the owners and current players in federal court Monday, saying they have been excluded from […]

DETROIT — Denver Broncos defensive player Jason Hunter was struck in the left upper chest by a kitchen knife hurled at him by his girlfriend during an argument over cell phones, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press. Hunter told police the woman waved the knife and told him to stay back […]