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July 30, 2021, 6:39 PM

NFL's top stat is COVID-19 vaccine percentages

The NFL’s most discussed stat has been COVID-19 vaccination percentages
July 30, 2021, 6:39 PM
July 29, 2021, 8:06 PM

Nearly 88% of NFL players have gotten at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot

Nearly 88% of NFL players have gotten at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot, a week after the league said that teams could face potential forfeits for outbreaks.
July 29, 2021, 8:06 PM
Where NFL vaccination rate stands a week after announcing crackdown
July 24, 2021, 6:34 PM

NFL announcing hardline policies for unvaccinated players

The league is getting tough on unvaccinated players, and the players are speaking out about the new policy.
July 24, 2021, 6:34 PM
NFL announcing hardline policies for unvaccinated players
July 24, 2021, 12:27 AM

Number of NFL players in vaccination process up to 80%

The number of NFL players who are in the COVID-19 vaccination process has reached 80%, with nine teams having 90% or more of their players in that category
July 24, 2021, 12:27 AM
Number of NFL players in vaccination process up to 80%
July 23, 2021, 2:49 PM

How NFL is cracking down on COVID-19

New rules from the National Football League could find teams forfeiting games if they experience a COVID outbreak among unvaccinated players and are unable to reschedule during the season.
July 23, 2021, 2:49 PM
How NFL is cracking down on COVID-19
July 23, 2021, 2:26 PM

New NFL COVID policy

The league is now warning teams that games canceled due to outbreaks among unvaccinated players and staff could result in forfeiture and fines. ABC News’ Andrew Dymburt has reaction.
July 23, 2021, 2:26 PM
New NFL COVID policy
July 23, 2021, 1:30 AM

NFL teams face potential forfeits for COVID-19 outbreaks

The NFL has informed teams they could potentially forfeit a game because of a COVID-19 outbreak among nonvaccinated players, and players on both teams wouldn’t get paid that week
July 23, 2021, 1:30 AM
July 23, 2021, 12:23 AM

New York Jets assistant coach Greg Knapp dies following 'horrific' bike crash

Knapp was hired by the Jets this offseason.
July 23, 2021, 12:23 AM
NFL assistant coach dies following 'horrific' bike crash
July 21, 2021, 12:39 AM

White House welcomes Super Bowl champions

President Joe Biden hosted the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Tuesday and quarterback Tom Brady joked some people still don’t believe they won the Super Bowl.
July 21, 2021, 12:39 AM
White House welcomes Super Bowl champions
July 18, 2021, 11:00 AM

NFL has 'steep hill to climb to make amends' for race-norming in concussion settlement program: Senator

A powerful lawmaker says efforts by the NFL to address alleged racial bias in its concussion settlement program are falling short of what is owed to Black former players.
July 18, 2021, 11:00 AM
NFL has 'steep hill to climb to make amends' for race-norming, says senator
July 17, 2021, 7:55 PM

Biden to host Super Bowl champ Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tuesday

Biden resumed the tradition of opening White House to championship sports teams.
July 17, 2021, 7:55 PM
July 17, 2021, 2:25 PM

NFL star Richard Sherman apologizes after domestic violence arrest

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback was arrested Wednesday after allegedly crashing his car and trying to break into the home of a family member, according to police reports.
July 17, 2021, 2:25 PM
NFL star Richard Sherman apologizes after domestic violence arrest
July 16, 2021, 6:31 PM

Judge releases NFL star Richard Sherman without bail

A new video was released of the Super Bowl winner who was arrested after he attempted to break into his in-laws' house.
July 16, 2021, 6:31 PM
Judge releases NFL star Richard Sherman without bail
July 16, 2021, 12:10 AM

NFL cornerback Richard Sherman arrested

Richard Sherman’s wife called 911, asking for police not to shoot him. In the hours after the call, he allegedly crashed his car into a construction barrier. Police found him at his in-laws’ home.
July 16, 2021, 12:10 AM
NFL cornerback Richard Sherman arrested
July 15, 2021, 6:17 PM

NFL star arrested

Richard Sherman is behind bars for his involvement in an allegedly violent confrontation between his family and police. ABC News’ Mona Kosar Abdi has more.
July 15, 2021, 6:17 PM
NFL star arrested
July 14, 2021, 11:38 PM

NFL star Richard Sherman arrested for alleged domestic violence

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested Wednesday after allegedly crashing his car when trying to break into the home of a family member, according to police reports.
July 14, 2021, 11:38 PM
NFL star Richard Sherman arrested for alleged domestic violence
July 11, 2021, 6:35 AM

NFL LB Mingo charged with indecency with child in Texas

NFL linebacker Barkevious Mingo has been arrested in Texas.
July 11, 2021, 6:35 AM
July 9, 2021, 12:26 PM

NFL and Twitter announce new game plan

The NFL will use Twitter’s live audio chatrooms for the upcoming season.
July 9, 2021, 12:26 PM
NFL and Twitter announce new game plan
1 month ago

Pentagon chief allows Naval Academy grad to pursue NFL job

Cameron Kinley can pursue a career in the NFL with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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Washington football team fined

The NFL franchise was slapped with a $10 million fine over allegations of sexual misconduct. But ABC News’ Megan Tevrizian reports critics are far from satisfied.
1 month ago
Washington football team fined
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NFL fines Washington Football Team $10 million over harassment allegations

The league is punishing the franchise following an investigation into widespread sexual misconduct and harassment allegations, including incidents involving cheerleaders and female employees.
1 month ago
NFL fines Washington Football Team $10 million over harassment allegations
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Carl Nassib's coming out signals shift from toxic masculinity, homophobia in sports, advocates say

The Las Vegas Raiders' Carl Nassib came out as gay on social media and pledged $100,000 in donations to the Trevor Project, an LGBTQ advocacy organization.
1 month ago
Carl Nassib's coming out signals shift from 'toxic' culture in NFL: Advocates
1 month ago

NFL players who voluntarily opt out get no stipend this year

NFL players must decide by July 2 if they plan to opt out of playing this season due to COVID-19 concerns
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1st active NFL player to come out as gay

Las Vegas Raiders’ Carl Nassib is receiving praise from the league and fellow players for his personal disclosure.
1 month ago
1st active NFL player to come out as gay
1 month ago

Minnesota Vikings player shot 4 times, agent says he was 'innocent bystander'

Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Jaylen Twyman was shot in his hometown of Washington, D.C., on Monday, suffering non-life threatening injuries.
1 month ago
NFL player shot 4 times, agent says he was 'innocent bystander'
1 month ago

Carl Nassib comes out as first active openly gay NFL player

The Las Vegas Raiders defensive lineman made history by revealing his sexual orientation and said he’s been meaning to announce it for a long time.
1 month ago
Carl Nassib comes out as first active openly gay NFL player
2 months ago

Former Navy football player speaks out about being denied to delay commission

Cameron Kinley discusses the U.S. Navy’s decision to deny his request to delay his military service to play in the NFL for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
2 months ago
Former Navy football player speaks out about being denied to delay commission
2 months ago

Jim Fassel, former NFL coach, dies at 71

During his career in the NFL, Jim Fassel was named Coach of the Year with the New York Giants, but he also worked with the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens.
2 months ago
Jim Fassel, former NFL coach, dies at 71
2 months ago

NFL agrees to end controversial 'race-norming' practice in concussion suit payouts

The league has come under scrutiny after former players filed a civil rights lawsuit claiming they were discriminated against.
2 months ago
NFL agrees to end controversial 'race-norming' practice in concussion suit payouts
2 months ago

Negotiator of NFL concussion settlement program on race-norming: 'I was wrong'

The lawyer for former players in the NFL's concussion settlement negotiation is speaking out amid criticism of his response to allegations of racial bias in the program.
2 months ago
Negotiator of NFL concussion settlement program on race-norming: 'I was wrong'
2 months ago

NFL to end practice of ‘race-norming’

The league will end its controversial "race-norming" practice -- which assumed Black players start out with lower cognitive functioning than whites -- in connection with their concussion settlement.
2 months ago
NFL to end practice of ‘race-norming’
2 months ago

Attorney at center of NFL concussion settlements responds to criticism: Part 2

In a reversal since the last time he spoke to ABC News, Christopher Seeger is now critical of the use of race-norming in the medical protocol for the NFL concussion settlement program.
2 months ago
Attorney at center of NFL concussion settlements responds to criticism: Part 2
2 months ago

NFL wives band together in fight against league’s concussion payout protocol: Part 1

The women advocated against race-norming, which they say discriminated against Black former players and is used to determine former players eligible for payouts as part of NFL concussion settlements.
2 months ago
NFL wives band together in fight against league’s concussion payout protocol: Part 1
2 months ago

NFL pledges to stop using ‘race norming’ in injury settlements

USA Today columnist and ABC News contributor Christine Brennan explains the significance of the NFL’s announcement and what it means for settlements for retired Black players.
2 months ago
NFL pledges to stop using ‘race norming’ in injury settlements
2 months ago

NFL pledges to end ‘race-norming’ in concussion settlement program

In an exclusive ABC News interview, attorney Christopher Seeger speaks out amid criticism of his response to allegations of racial bias in the compensation program. He apologizes to Black players.
2 months ago
NFL pledges to end ‘race-norming’ in concussion settlement program
2 months ago

NFL coach Eugene Chung opens up about racism he’s endured

Chung claims a former player and coach in the NFL told him he’s "not the right minority" while interviewing for a job this offseason.
2 months ago
NFL coach Eugene Chung opens up about racism he’s endured
2 months ago

NFL will review Eugene Chung's allegations of discrimination

The NFL plans to review Eugene Chung’s allegations that a team official made discriminatory comments during his interview for a coaching position
2 months ago
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Reunited: Tebow signs with Jags, rejoins Meyer as tight end

Tim Tebow and Urban Meyer are together again
2 months ago
Reunited: Tebow signs with Jags, rejoins Meyer as tight end
3 months ago

Famed Hawaii quarterback Colt Brennan dead at age 37

Former University of Hawaii star quarterback Colt Brennan has died
3 months ago
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Deputies: Brother of NFL player found dead in North Carolina

Brother of a Chicago RB was found dead at a North Carolina electrical substation
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Amazon to take over 'Thursday Night Football' package in '22

Amazon Prime Video will be exclusive home of NFL’s "Thursday Night Football."
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NFL draft night 2 highlights

Celebrity guests and fans cheered for their team's second and third-round picks.
3 months ago
NFL draft night 2 highlights
3 months ago

Indianapolis Colts draft former refugee

Paye’s mom fled civil war in Liberia, after her father was killed and worked two jobs in the U.S. to support her son. Now, he wants to make sure “she never has to lift a finger again.”
3 months ago
Indianapolis Colts draft former refugee
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In the NFL, these women are making a power play for change

Of the nearly 800 coaches in the league, only eight are women.
3 months ago
In the NFL, these women are making a power play for change
3 months ago

2021 NFL Draft

Heisman Trophy winner and ESPN analyst Desmond Howard discusses the highlights of the NFL Draft.
3 months ago
2021 NFL Draft
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Women in NFL lead as referees, coaches, agents

While no one’s path to the NFL is easy, being a woman poses an additional challenge. These women are breaking the mold.
3 months ago
Women in NFL lead as referees, coaches, agents
3 months ago

Biggest moments from 2021 NFL Draft

50,000 football fans gathered in Cleveland to check out the newest stars in the league, with Trevor Lawrence from Clemson being selected as the No. 1 pick by the Jacksonville Jaguars.
3 months ago
Biggest moments from 2021 NFL Draft
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NFL draft begins in Cleveland with fans in attendance

The Jacksonville Jaguars have the first pick and are expected to take Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence. About 50,000 fans are expected to be in attendance this year.
3 months ago
NFL draft begins in Cleveland with fans in attendance
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Former NFL player reveals battle with kidney failure

Lional Dalton went from fighting on the field to fighting for his life as he awaits a life-saving kidney transplant while searching for a match.
3 months ago
Former NFL player reveals battle with kidney failure
3 months ago

Roger Goodell explains how the 2021 NFL Draft will be different than before

The NFL Commissioner talks about how the league is making this year’s event COVID-safe for football fans and why he brought his comfy chair from his basement onstage with him in Cleveland.
3 months ago
 Roger Goodell explains how the 2021 NFL Draft will be different than before