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Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos sits on the ground in the fourth quarter while taking on the Seattle Seahawks during Super Bowl XLVIII on February 2, 2014
NFL clears Peyton Manning after seven-month investigation into drug allegations
The NFL clears Peyton Manning after a seven-month investigation into drug allegations.
Jul 25, 17:17
Tom Brady in action for New England Patriots on February 1, 2015
New England Patriots QB Tom Brady's four-game ban reinstated by US Appeals court
US Court of Appeals reinstates New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game ban for his role in deflategate.
Apr 25, 16:42
A general view of the NFL goal on September 23, 2012
Los Angeles Rams secure trade with Tennessee Titans for top NFL Draft pick
The Los Angeles Rams execute a blockbuster trade for the Tennessee Titans' number one overall pick in this month's NFL Draft.
Apr 14, 18:11
A general view of the goal post against the blue sky as the Denver Broncos host the San Diego Chargers during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 22, 200
Twitter to show live Thursday night NFL games
Twitter will broadcast ten NFL matches for free in 2016 after reaching an agreement to show Thursday night games online.
Apr 5, 22:41
Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is seen during pregame against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium on November 23, 2014
Cleveland Browns sign Robert Griffin III
The Cleveland Browns secure the services of quarter-back Robert Griffin III on a two-year contract.
Mar 24, 17:33
Tray Walker in action for the Baltimore Ravens in August 2015
Baltimore Ravens' Tray Walker dies, aged 23
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker dies at the age of 23 following a dirt bike accident in Miami.
Mar 19, 13:51
Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the pre-season game against the New York Jets at Ford Field on August 9, 2013
Calvin Johnson announces retirement from NFL
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson announces that he is retiring from the NFL after nine seasons.
Mar 9, 15:57
Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos walks with the football on the sideline during the football game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium November 10, 2013
Peyton Manning officially retires
Peyton Manning officially announces that he is retiring from the NFL following an illustrious, record-breaking 18-year career.
Mar 7, 19:00
Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos acknowledges the crowd after throwing a record 51 touchdowns in a season against the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on December 22, 2013
Peyton Manning tells Denver Broncos he is retiring
NFL legend Peyton Manning informs the Denver Broncos of his decision to retire from the sport.
Mar 6, 20:13
Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos acknowledges the crowd after throwing a record 51 touchdowns in a season against the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on December 22, 2013
Peyton Manning to retire on Monday?
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will reportedly confirm his plans to retire on Monday.
Mar 6, 14:13
A general view of the goal post against the blue sky as the Denver Broncos host the San Diego Chargers during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 22, 200
NFL to stage regular-season game in Mexico
The NFL announces plans to stage a Monday Night Football game in Mexico City in November.
Feb 6, 19:05
Latavius Murray #28 of the Oakland Raiders dives for a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs during their NFL game at O.co Coliseum on December 6, 2015
Oakland Raiders considering Vegas move
Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis holds talks with developers about a new $1 billion stadium being planned in Las Vegas.
Jan 30, 13:42
Melvin Gordon #28 of the San Diego Chargers runs through the tackle attempt of Tyvon Branch #27 of the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium during the third quarter of the game on December 13, 2015
Chargers to remain in San Diego
The San Diego Chargers confirm that they will remain in the city for at least another season.
Jan 30, 11:58
Sunlight bursts through the stadium prior to kick off during the NFL game between Kansas City Chiefs and Detroit Lions at Wembley Stadium on November 01, 2015 in London, England.
Permanent UK NFL team 'expected by 2022'
An NFL spokesman insists that plans to house an NFL franchise permanently in the UK are "on track" for 2022.
Jan 20, 20:22
Offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo and quarterback Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants look on from the sideline against the Arizona Cardinals on September 14, 2014
Ben McAdoo succeeds Tom Coughlin as New York Giants head coach
The New York Giants appoint 38-year-old Ben McAdoo as their new head coach following the resignation of long-serving Tom Coughlin.
Jan 14, 22:29
Beyonce posing with a ball in a Super Bowl promo shot
Beyonce, Coldplay for Super Bowl half-time show
Beyonce will appear on stage with Coldplay at this year's Super Bowl half-time show, it is confirmed.
Jan 8, 11:58
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin on the sidelines during his team's pre-season match against Indianapolis Colts on August 18, 2013
Tom Coughlin steps down as New York Giants head coach
Two-time Super Bowl-winning New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin brings an end to his 12-year spell in charge of the team following a third straight losing season.
Jan 4, 20:00
Defensive line coach Jim Tomsula of the San Francisco 49ers reacts as he coachs against the Baltimore Ravens during Super Bowl XLVII on February 3, 2013
San Francisco 49ers fire head coach Jim Tomsula
Jim Tomsula is relieved from his duties as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers after they miss out on the playoffs for the second straight season.
Jan 4, 18:39
Head coach Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on from the sideline in the second half against the Carolina Panthers on August 15, 2013
Philadelphia Eagles fire head coach Chip Kelly
The Philadelphia Eagles part company with head coach Chip Kelly after failing to reach the NFL playoffs.
Dec 30, 12:17
Odell Beckham Jr. #13 of the New York Giants celebrates after scoring 10 yard touchdown thrown by Eli Manning #10 in the first quarter against the Washington Redskins during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014
New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr gets one-game NFL ban for Josh Norman scrap
The NFL bans New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr for one game after his on-field scrap with Carolina Panthers' Josh Norman on Sunday.
Dec 22, 12:19
Sunlight bursts through the stadium prior to kick off during the NFL game between Kansas City Chiefs and Detroit Lions at Wembley Stadium on November 01, 2015 in London, England.
London 'could host eight NFL games by 2020'
The head of NFL international suggests that London could host eight regular-season games a year by 2020.
Dec 16, 10:24
Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on August 8, 2013
Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton likely to miss rest of season
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton could be out for the rest of the season after fracturing a thumb during Sunday's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Dec 14, 15:12
Greg Olsen #88 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates a 3rd quarter Panthers touchdown against the Washington Redskins during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 22, 2015
Carolina Panthers' Greg Olsen: 'We displayed championship credentials'
Carolina Panthers' Greg Olsen believes that his side displayed great character to rally from behind to defeat the New Orleans Saints and clinch the NFC South crown.
Dec 8, 04:04
Head coach Ron Rivera of the Carolina Panthers watches on against the Seattle Seahawks during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 8, 2013
Ron Rivera unsure on whether to rest starters after securing playoff berth
Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera admits that he has not made a decision on whether he will rest his starters after his side secured their playoff berth.
Dec 8, 03:49
Tom Brady in action for New England Patriots on February 1, 2015
Tom Brady takes blame for New England Patriots defeat
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady takes the blame for his side's 35-28 defeat to the Philadelphia Eagles for throwing two costly interceptions.
Dec 8, 03:34
Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014
Report: Johnny Manziel to return as Cleveland Browns starter
A report suggests that Johnny Manziel will return as starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns after being dropped for his off-the-field behaviour.
Dec 8, 03:19
A general view of the goal post against the blue sky as the Denver Broncos host the San Diego Chargers during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 22, 200
St Louis Rams fire offensive coordinator Frank Cignetti
The St Louis Rams announce that they have fired offensive coordinator Frank Cignetti due to the club's struggles this season.
Dec 8, 03:10
Head coach Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on from the sideline in the second half against the Carolina Panthers on August 15, 2013
Chip Kelly delighted with Eagles response against Patriots
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly says that his players must now start believing in themselves after they came from behind to beat New England Patriots on Sunday.
Dec 7, 04:25
Chicago Bears' Robbie Gould in action against Seattle Seahawks on December 2, 2012
Robbie Gould takes blame for Chicago Bears' loss to San Francisco 49ers
Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould admits that his missed field-goal attempts cost the franchise victory in the overtime defeat to San Francisco 49ers.
Dec 7, 04:07
Quarterback Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears passes the football in the second quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at Soldier Field on December 6, 2015
NaVorro Bowman delighted with 49ers' win over Bears
San Francisco 49ers captain NaVorro Bowman says that the team can kick on from their first away win of the season against the Chicago Bears on Sunday.
Dec 7, 03:55
Jason Pierre-Paul #90 of the New York Giants in action during their game against the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium on December 30, 2012
Jason Pierre-Paul was told he would lose right hand
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul reveals that he was told that he would lose his entire right hand after his fireworks accident in July.
Dec 7, 03:21
Cam Newton #1 and Corey Brown #10 of the Carolina Panthers celebrate after Brown's second quarter touchdown against the Green Bay Packers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 8, 2015
Carolina Panthers clinch NFC South title
The Carolina Panthers are the first team to clinch a playoff place in the 2015 NFL season after being crowned NFC South champions.
Dec 6, 21:58
Matt Hasselbeck #8 of the Indianapolis Colts throws against the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth quarter at AT&T Stadium on December 21, 2014
Indianapolis Colts' Matt Hasselbeck: 'This is Andrew Luck's team'
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Matt Hasselbeck admits that he is only holding down the fort as the club's starter until Andrew Luck regains fitness.
Dec 4, 04:10
Tight end Jimmy Graham #88 of the Seattle Seahawks reacts after making a catch for a first down against the Pittsburgh Steelers at CenturyLink Field on November 29, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Steelers 39-30.
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll: 'No regrets over Jimmy Graham trade'
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll insists that his side have no regrets over their trade move for tight end Jimmy Graham in the off-season.
Dec 4, 03:49
Cleveland Browns new head coach Mike Pettine fields questions from the media during a press conference to announce his hiring at the Browns training facility on January 23, 2014
Mike Pettine determined to fix Cleveland Browns
Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine reveals that he is determined to fix the Cleveland Browns' problems following their sixth loss on the bounce.
Dec 4, 03:36
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Coldplay to headline Super Bowl 50 half-time show in San Francisco
The NFL confirms that British band Coldplay will headline the Super Bowl 50 half-time show at Levi's Stadium.
Dec 4, 03:17
Head coach Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on from the sideline in the second half against the Carolina Panthers on August 15, 2013
Philadelphia Eagles' Chip Kelly: 'I did not speak to anyone at USC Trojans'
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly refutes reports that he spoke to the USC Trojans about taking charge of the team.
Dec 1, 03:51
Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans against the Jacksonville Jaguars during their game at EverBank Field on September 11, 2011
Report: Arizona Cardinals' Chris Johnson suffers fractured tibia
Arizona Cardinals running back Chris Johnson could reportedly miss the rest of the season after fracturing his tibia.
Dec 1, 03:35
Tom Brady in action for New England Patriots on February 1, 2015
Tom Brady "pissed off" by New England Patriots' defeat to Denver Broncos
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says that he has never been more annoyed by a defeat than his side's 30-24 loss to the Denver Broncos in overtime.
Dec 1, 03:24
New England's Rob Gronkowski celebrates a TD against Miami on December 30, 2012
New England Patriots' Rob Gronkowski ruled out for up to two weeks
Reports suggest that New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski suffered a knee strain that could rule him out of action for up to two weeks.
Dec 1, 03:12