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Johnson signs on with Jets

 April 17, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

New York - Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.

The New York Jets signed the former Titans running back Wednesday, a little over a week after he was officially released by...

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NFL Notes

 April 17, 2014; Updated: 11:37 pm

AP Source: Giants sign QB Freeman as backup
A person familiar with the deal says quarterback Josh Freeman has agreed to terms with the New York Giants.

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AP source: Johnson visits with Jets

 April 16, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

New York - Former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson visited the New York Jets on Tuesday, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.

Johnson was officially released by the Titans on April 7, three days...

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Miami cops looking into incident involving Kaepernick

 April 11, 2014; Updated: 12:09 am

Police in Miami say San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is named in a suspicious incident report involving a woman who passed out in a downtown hotel.
The Miami Police Department report...

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NFL Notes

 April 5, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm

Titans release Chris Johnson
The Tennessee Titans have told Chris Johnson they are releasing him after six seasons to avoid paying $8 million the running back is due in 2014, and the...

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NFL notes

 April 3, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Clowney believes he should be top pick

Jadeveon Clowney believes he's the NFL's No. 1 draft pick and says he took a big step toward that goal during South Carolina's pro day workouts Wednesday.

The 6-foot-5, 266-pound defensive end...

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Fired to feted: Jackson get big deal from Redskins

 April 3, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Washington - The contrast couldn't have been greater for DeSean Jackson.

In a matter of days, he went from unwanted to wanted, from fired to hired, from discarded by the Philadelphia Eagles with reputation tarnished to rock star...

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NFL Notes

 March 29, 2014; Updated: 12:55 am

Eagles cut ties with WR Jackson, officially sign QB Sanchez
DeSean Jackson went from the trading block to the chopping block.
Jackson is out in...

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NFL notes

 March 28, 2014; Updated: 2:00 am

Pats' Wilfork to return
Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork says he's closer to achieving his goal of finishing his career with New England.
The...

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Bills owner Ralph Wilson dies at 95

 March 26, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Buffalo, N.Y. - During his 95 years, Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson went from fan to "Foolish Club" member to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, enjoying every step along the way.

The NFL lost the person regarded as the league's...

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NFL refs will get replay help

 March 26, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Orlando, Fla. - The NFL officiating department will help referees rule on instant replay reviews starting next season.

League owners passed a rule Tuesday allowing referees to consult with director of officiating Dean Blandino and...

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Vick signs with Jets

 March 22, 2014; Updated: 6:04 am

New York — Michael Vick is in for the New York Jets.
Mark Sanchez is out.
And, the stage is set for one hot quarterback competition this...

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Broncos, Patriots still fighting for AFC supremacy

 March 20, 2014; Updated: 2:23 am

Englewood, Colo. — Two months after meeting in the AFC championship, the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots are squaring off in the wine and dine game.
They've been the...

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NFL Notes

 March 19, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Patriots announce re-signing of WR Julian Edelman
Julian Edelman is back with the Patriots and Tom Brady doesn't have to worry about losing his favorite wide receiver again.

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Patriots make Darrelle Revis signing official

 March 18, 2014; Updated: 5:47 am

Foxborough, Mass. — Darrelle Revis says at least 26 teams called after he was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
He chose the team whose coach he once called a "jerk."

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Smith signs three-year deal with Ravens; Nicks to Colts

 March 15, 2014; Updated: 2:24 am

Steve Smith is eager to continue his NFL career in Baltimore, where he’s just a short flight from his permanent home in Charlotte.
The longtime Panthers standout wide receiver didn’t waste...

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Revis, Sproles find new homes

 March 14, 2014; Updated: 3:28 am

Darrelle Revis and Darren Sproles found landing spots in the Northeast. Now Steve Smith and James Harrison look for new NFL homes.
Revis' stay in Tampa Bay was short, and he might not be in New England...

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Broncos get Ware; Decker to Jets; Patriots reportedly agree to terms with Revis

 March 13, 2014; Updated: 4:29 am

Well, that didn’t take long.
Pass rusher DeMarcus Ware got a $30 million, three-year contract from the Denver Broncos on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after being released by the Dallas...

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Ware, Peppers released as NFL free agency opens

 March 12, 2014; Updated: 3:32 am

A couple of accomplished NFL pass rushers suddenly became available when DeMarcus Ware and Julius Peppers were released to create room under the salary cap in two of the biggest moves at Tuesday's start of the free-agency signing...

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NFL roundup

 March 7, 2014; Updated: 12:02 am

Broncos release Bailey
Champ Bailey spent a decade with the Denver Broncos, making eight Pro Bowls and picking off 34 passes even with quarterbacks only reluctantly glancing his...

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NFL notes

 March 4, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

AP Source: Peyton Manning passes physical

Sixty touchdown passes. Fifteen wins. A fifth MVP trophy.

Peyton Manning is more productive than he's ever been, and whether he's deciphering defenses at the line of scrimmage on game day or...

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Giants and Coughlin agree on contract extension

 February 22, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

The New York Giants have given coach Tom Coughlin a one-year contract extension.

The Giants confirmed the extension Friday. It will allow the 67-year-old Coughlin to go into the season under contract through the 2015 season and not as a...

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Browns CEO, GM leaving team in stunning shakeup

 February 12, 2014; Updated: 3:53 am

Berea, Ohio — The Browns fired their coach after one season. Now they're sweeping out their front office.
Owner Jimmy Haslam announced Tuesday that CEO Joe Banner will step down...

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Sam could become NFL's 1st openly gay player

 February 10, 2014; Updated: 8:43 am

Tolerance is about to be tested in the National Football League.
And Michael Sam hopes his ability is all that matters, not his sexual orientation.

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NFL notes

 February 6, 2014; Updated: 2:08 am

Carroll doesn't see Seattle needing major adds
Fresh off spending more than two hours winding his way in front of a parade crowd that surpassed the population of Seattle, Pete Carroll...

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