By Linda Chavez | 09/12/14 04:32 PM
We want players to act like civilized men off the field, but maybe we should also figure out a way to civilize the sport itself.
09/12/14 07:45 AM
Major brand sponsors are watching closely to make sure the National Football League doesn't fumble the investigation into how its executives handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case. For big companies like Anheuser-Busch, General Motors and Procter & Gamble, an NFL sponsorship is...
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/10/14 01:17 PM
John Conyers tells NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that lawmakers are "particularly concerned" about the league's handling of the former Raven's domestic violence case.
By Paul Bedard | 09/08/14 07:25 PM
Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, now running for governor, showered NFL bad boy Ray Rice with praise -- and even partied with the Super Bowl winner -- in moves that could haunt him now that Rice has been fired by the Baltimore Ravens for punching his wife.
By Ashe Schow | 09/08/14 05:26 PM
Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain approved an application for admitting Rice into New Jersey's Pre-Trial Intervention program that allowed the NFL star to avoid jail time.
By Brian Hughes | 09/08/14 03:04 PM
White House press secretary Josh Earnest would not specifically endorse the Ravens' personnel move but said that President Obama would continue to use the powers of his office to condemn violence against women.
By Ashe Schow | 09/08/14 01:39 PM
Last Wednesday, Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., accused Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker of giving women "the back of his hand."
By Sean Lengell | 09/08/14 01:11 PM
"The video released today emphasizes how egregiously weak and wrong the initial penalty against Ray Rice was ... and it constitutes new, powerful evidence that requires the commissioner to reconsider and reach a stronger punishment," said the Connecticut Democrat.
09/04/14 03:15 PM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Online brokerage TD Ameritrade announced Thursday that it's becoming an official NFL sponsor this fall to tell more about its services and increase the chances of its ads being seen. Chief Marketing Officer Denise Karkos said the Omaha-based company already advertised during...
By Paul Bedard | 09/04/14 12:07 PM
Just nine months after media and real estate mogul Mortimer Zuckerman praised the name of the Washington Redskins football team, his New York Daily News has sacked it from their pages, calling the word a "slur."
By Paul Bedard | 09/03/14 10:09 AM
One of Washington's top litigators with a record of cowing Big Tobacco and fast food companies has filed a petition with the FCC challenging the license of a radio station owned by the Washington Redskins, a name he dubbed "profanity," and a "hate crime."
08/29/14 05:01 AM
Oklahoma cornerback Zack Sanchez had just found out the Sooners would be facing Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Shortly thereafter, his game prep began. On his cell phone. Hours of digital video of his opponent was instantly available to be seen with the swipe of a screen while he walked across...
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