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October 27, 2020, 1:27 PM

Washington football coach completed chemotherapy

Ron Rivera, the head coach of the Washington, D.C. NFL organization, rang the celebration bell after completing his treatments for skin cancer.
October 27, 2020, 1:27 PM
Washington football coach completed chemotherapy
October 23, 2020, 1:44 PM

Giants quarterback epic run falls just short

Daniel Jones ran the ball 80 yards before he fell short of the touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles and ended with a one-point loss.
October 23, 2020, 1:44 PM
Giants quarterback epic run falls just short
October 17, 2020, 3:25 PM

Patriots cancel practice after player tested positive for coronavirus

The Jets and Colts shut down facilities after positive tests, only to resume normal operations after a second round of tests came back negative.
October 17, 2020, 3:25 PM
Patriots cancel practice after player tested positive for coronavirus
October 16, 2020, 4:58 PM

Alex Smith reveals what went through his mind running onto NFL field for the 1st time in 693 days

Alex Smith, Washington Football Team backup quarterback, returned to play after 17 surgeries on his right leg and a life-threatening complication.
October 16, 2020, 4:58 PM
Alex Smith reveals what went through his head taking the field after 693 days
October 16, 2020, 12:51 PM

Washington football player Alex Smith returns to the field

After suffering a gruesome leg injury that could have ended his career, the quarterback is back in action.
October 16, 2020, 12:51 PM
Washington football player Alex Smith returns to the field
October 15, 2020, 9:18 PM

NFL will be cautious with players, coaches who have symptoms

The NFL plans to take a cautious approach that may force players and coaches reporting flu symptoms to miss games without testing positive for COVID-19
October 15, 2020, 9:18 PM
October 12, 2020, 2:13 PM

NFL star's miraculous return after life-threatening leg injury

Backup quarterback Alex Smith walked out onto the gridiron with the Washington Football Team for the first time in two years since he endured the life-threatening injury.
October 12, 2020, 2:13 PM
NFL star's miraculous return after life-threatening leg injury
October 11, 2020, 11:20 PM

NFL does major juggling of schedule due to coronavirus

The game was postponed due to another positive COVID-19 test with the Patriots
October 11, 2020, 11:20 PM
NFL postpones Broncos-Patriots game indefinitely
October 11, 2020, 7:41 PM

Broncos coach: Virus outbreak shows who the 'whiners are'

Vic Fangio told his team not to complain game against New England was postponed.
October 11, 2020, 7:41 PM
October 11, 2020, 6:23 PM

NFL coaches could face stiff fines for violating mask-wearing rules

In addition to monetary fines, breaking the rules may also lead to penalties on the field, suspensions and forfeiture of draft choices.
October 11, 2020, 6:23 PM
NFL coaches could face stiff fines for violating mask-wearing rules
October 9, 2020, 11:57 AM

Tom Brady loses track of downs in tough loss to Bears

The Chicago Bears made a comeback win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a 20-19 victory thanks to a late field goal and confusion from quarterback Tom Brady.
October 9, 2020, 11:57 AM
Tom Brady loses track of downs in tough loss to Bears
October 5, 2020, 5:17 PM

Washington Football Team's Ron Rivera talks cancer treatment, support and commitment to his team

Washington Football Team head coach Ron Rivera talks about his ongoing battle with cancer amid the unique NFL season.
October 5, 2020, 5:17 PM
Ron Rivera reacts to Washington Football Team's show of support amid cancer battle
October 5, 2020, 12:13 PM

Washington Football Team head coach talks cancer battle

Ron Rivera, 58, has vowed to continue coaching and explains his five-days-a-week treatment that he said has been a struggle, using IV fluid to stay hydrated at games.
October 5, 2020, 12:13 PM
Washington Football Team head coach talks cancer battle
October 5, 2020, 11:52 AM

Cam Newton sidelined with coronavirus

The outbreak in the NFL begs the question of whether the NFL should follow the NBA and NHL with COVID-free bubbles. ABC's Faith Abubey reports.
October 5, 2020, 11:52 AM
Cam Newton sidelined with coronavirus
1 month ago

Chiefs-Patriots game off after Newton positive for COVID-19

The game was called off after "positive COVID-19 tests on both teams"
1 month ago
Chiefs-Patriots game off amid report Newton has COVID-19
1 month ago

Titans have NFL's 1st COVID-19 outbreak; next game still on

Three Titans players and five personnel tested positive for the coronavirus.
1 month ago
NFL's first COVID outbreak: 8 on Titans team test positive
1 month ago

Former Titan Haynesworth charged with domestic assault

Former Tennessee Titans All-Pro defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth was arrested after he was accused of threatening and yelling at his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend
1 month ago
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3 women make history at NFL game

For the first time, there was a female coach on both sidelines during a game between Washington and the Cleveland Browns, along with a female referee on the field.
1 month ago
3 women make history at NFL game
1 month ago

Joe Montana's grandchild nearly kidnapped at his Malibu home

Joe Montana's grandchild was nearly kidnapped at his Malibu home.
1 month ago
NFL icon and wife save grandchild from near-kidnapping
1 month ago

Patriots owner cleared of solicitation of prostitution charge

Prosecutors in Florida have dropped the solicitation of prostitution charge against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, citing lack of evidence.
1 month ago
Patriots owner cleared of solicitation of prostitution charge
1 month ago

Chicago Bears icon and Hall of Famer Gale Sayers dies at 77

Remembered as one of the greatest players, Sayers’ close friendship with teammate Brian Piccolo was made famous in the T.V. movie “Brian’s Song.”
1 month ago
Chicago Bears icon and Hall of Famer Gale Sayers dies at 77
1 month ago

NFL cracks down on masks for players, coaches

Saints head coach Sean Payton and Raiders coach Jon Gruden were both fined $100,000 by the NFL for not wearing masks throughout Monday’s game.
1 month ago
NFL cracks down on masks for players, coaches
1 month ago

NFL fines 3 coaches and their teams more than $1 million

Denver’s Vic Fangio, Seattle’s Pete Carroll and San Francisco's Kyle Shanahan were each fined $100,000 for not wearing masks during Sunday’s games, and their teams were also fined $250,000 apiece.
1 month ago
NFL fines 3 coaches and their teams more than $1 million
1 month ago

Gabrielle Union reacts to NFL fans booing moment of silence: 'How do you boo unity?'

On "The View," actress Gabrielle Union voiced her disappointment over the fans that booed the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans' moment of silence against racism.
1 month ago
Gabrielle Union reacts to NFL fans booing moment of silence: 'How do you boo unity?'
2 months ago

Atlanta Falcons owner reacts to NFL players’ social justice stand

Arthur Blank talks about the league’s safety protocols and shares his advice for small businesses struggling in these difficult times.
2 months ago
Atlanta Falcons owner reacts to NFL players’ social justice stand
2 months ago

Colin Kaepernick calls NFL's social justice campaign 'propaganda'

Kaepernick is also coming to the defense of former teammate Eric Reid, whom he claims is being "blackballed" by the league. ABC's Kenneth Moton reports.
2 months ago
Kaepernick: NFL's social justice 'propaganda'
2 months ago

Tom Brady off to shaky start with Tampa Bay as NFL season kicks off

In his first game as a Buccaneer, Brady, 43, became the oldest quarterback to throw a touchdown pass in NFL history; around the league players called for racial justice.
2 months ago
Tom Brady off to shaky start with Tampa Bay as NFL season kicks off
2 months ago

On Football: The mysterious journey into NFL 2020 begins

No one can be sure what is ahead for the NFL this season
2 months ago
The mysterious journey into NFL 2020 begins
2 months ago

NFL season kicks off with protests, changes due to COVID

Social justice displays in the endzones that said “It Takes All of Us” and “End Racism” were seen on the field as the Houston Texans faced the Kansas City Chiefs in the first game of the season.
2 months ago
NFL season kicks off with protests, changes due to COVID
2 months ago

Chiefs nix headdresses, war paint to start NFL season

Kansas City Chiefs fans who filed into Arrowhead Stadium for a masked and socially distanced start to the NFL season were prohibited from wearing headdresses or war paint
2 months ago
Chiefs nix headdresses, war paint to start NFL season
2 months ago

NFL season kicks off with socially distanced fans

The Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs host the Houston Texans in the first game during the global pandemic.
2 months ago
NFL season kicks off with socially distanced fans
2 months ago

NFL kicks off new season amid pandemic

The league bucked the pandemic bubble with teams playing games at their own stadiums and five teams will allow a limited number of fans in the stands.
2 months ago
NFL kicks off new season amid pandemic
2 months ago

Altered practices due to virus could lead to sloppy games

Football coaches are adjusting on the fly while preparing their teams for games.
2 months ago
Altered practices due to virus could lead to sloppy games
2 months ago

Now that NFL supports Colin Kaepernick's fight, what's next

Four years later, the NFL admitted it was wrong and said it now supports Colin Kaepernick in his fight against racial injustice, encouraging players to take a stand or a knee for the cause
2 months ago
2 months ago

NFL, union extend daily COVID-19 testing into regular season

There will be daily testing for COVID-19, except on game days.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Dolphins star surprises with 'Hamilton' rendition

Miami Dolphin's defensive end Christian Wilkins was caught on camera singing lines from the Broadway smash hit during practice.
2 months ago
Dolphins star surprises with 'Hamilton' rendition
2 months ago

NFL takes over investigation of Washington Football Team

The NFL has taken over the independent investigation into workplace conduct within the Washington Football Team
2 months ago
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NFL reveals more in-game social and racial justice plans

NFL end zones will be inscribed this season with two slogans: “It Takes All Of Us” on one end line, “End Racism” on the other
2 months ago
NFL reveals more in-game social and racial justice plans
2 months ago

NFL reels from dozens of false positive COVID-19 results

The league announced the detected irregularities in a batch of recent coronavirus tests – confirmed to be 77 from 11 NFL teams – from one New Jersey bio reference lab.
2 months ago
NFL reels from dozens of false positive COVID-19 results
2 months ago

Fox says Brennaman won't announce NFL games after slur

Thom Brennaman will not be calling NFL games on Fox after using an anti-gay slur on air during a Cincinnati Reds broadcast
2 months ago
MLB announcer suspended after anti-gay slur caught on hot mic
2 months ago

Court: Secret videos can't be used in Kraft massage case

A Florida appeals court has ruled that police violated the rights of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and others when they secretly video recorded them paying for massage parlor sex acts
2 months ago
Secret video of Patriots owner Robert Kraft can't be used in massage case: Court
2 months ago

Florida appeals court agrees to throw out video evidence in prostitution case against Patriots owner Robert Kraft

Surveillance video of Patriots owner Robert Kraft at a massage parlor will stay out of public view because police violated his rights, a Florida appeals court has ruled.
2 months ago
Florida court agrees to toss video evidence in prostitution case against Robert Kraft
2 months ago

1st Black team president in NFL history announced

The Washington Football Team made an announcement about their new president, Jason Wright.
2 months ago
1st Black team president in NFL history announced
2 months ago

Washington Football Team hires NFL’s 1st Black Team president

Following months of racial controversy and sexual harassment allegations, the Washington Football Team announced Jason Wright as team president, making him the 1st Black team president in NFL history.
2 months ago
Washington Football Team hires NFL’s 1st Black Team president
2 months ago

Washington Football Team announces historic new NFL leader

The team announced Jason Wright, who played in the NFL for 7 years, was a team captain and NFLPA representative during the 2011 lockout, as the first Black team president in league history.
2 months ago
Washington Football Team announces historic new NFL leader
2 months ago

Former Browns star Chip Banks shot, in serious condition

Four-time Pro Bowl linebacker Chip Banks was in a shooting in Atlanta.
2 months ago
3 months ago

5 NFL officials take a leave of absence for 2020 season

The NFL’s longest-serving on-field official was among five who have opted to take a leave of absence for the 2020 season
3 months ago
3 months ago

Virus-proofing NFL facilities is a tall, masked task

The NFL has implemented a wide array of health protocols designed to keep the coronavirus from wrecking the 2020 season that begins Sept. 10
3 months ago
Virus-proofing NFL facilities is a tall, masked task
3 months ago

Calls for DC football team to change name finally heard

ABC News’ Kyra Phillips reports on Washington, D.C.-area Native Americans who fought for years to change the name of Washington’s NFL team.
3 months ago
Calls for DC football team to change name finally heard
3 months ago

Former NFL player is giving away 1,000,000 meals

Chris Valletta, along with athletes Serena Williams, Dwayne Wade and Drew Brees, is on a mission to end hunger during the pandemic.
3 months ago
Former NFL player is giving away 1,000,000 meals