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Mack Brown ran for 149 yards and a touchdown in the rain to lead the Washington Redskins to a 20-13 preseason-closing victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Wednesday night

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The stands were mostly empty, but the soggy show went on....

Tom Brady to be honorary captain at Michigan during suspension

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Tom Brady has found at least one thing to do during his suspension....

A last-minute appeal filed in the NFL concussion case moves the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months....

The NFL will announce Thursday that the 2017 draft will be held in Philadelphia, a person with direct knowledge of the announcement says
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NFL will announce Thursday that the 2017 draft will be held in Philadelphia, a person with direct knowledge of the announcements tells The Associated Press....

A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press the Steelers restructured Brown's current contract to give him a $4 million advance against his 2017 salary

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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The NFL's most productive receiver over the past three years is getting a raise commensurate with his star status....

Ten years after taking office, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is arguably the most powerful front man in sports and one of the least-loved

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Some anniversary this is turning out to be....

As Roger Goodell heads into his second decade as NFL commissioner, the challenges won't diminish

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NEW YORK (AP) -- As Roger Goodell heads into his second decade as NFL commissioner, the challenges won't diminish. Nor, likely, will the compensation, which was $69 million for 2013 and 2014 combined....

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe made a public, passionate case to Redskins owner Dan Snyder about building a new stadium in his state

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MCLEAN, Va. (AP) -- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is making no secret of his desire to lure the Washington Redskins to his state with the promise of a new stadium....

For all of the public (and players' association) angst regarding Roger Goodell, who enters his second decade in charge on Thursday, he couldn't be held in higher esteem by most of the 32 team owners _ his bosses

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NEW YORK (AP) -- A few years into Roger Goodell's tenure as NFL commissioner, a grad school professor polled students on who was the most effective leader in the major sports. Goodell romped....

The NFL has cleared Pittsburgh's James Harrison, Green Bay's Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers in an investigation of whether they were provided with or used performance enhancers
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NFL has cleared Pittsburgh's James Harrison, Green Bay's Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers in an investigation of whether they were provided with or used performance enhancers....


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