Former NFL and rugby league player Jarryd Hayne has missed out on his long-shot dream of playing for … More »Former 49er Hayne misses out on Fiji sevens selection
Former NFL and rugby league player Jarryd Hayne has missed out on his long-shot dream of playing for … More »Olympics-Former 49er Hayne misses out on Fiji sevens selection
Colin Cooper has been reappointed coach of the Maori All Blacks for the next two years, ensuring he will … More »Rugby-Cooper reappointed Maori All Blacks coach
Indianapolis Colts' franchise QB Andrew Luck is expected to become the highest-paid player in the … More »NFL: Colts QB Luck signs 'biggest contract in history'
Arizona Cardinals president Michael Bidwill says it is possible you could see future NFL games distributed … More »NFL: Team president says the future is digitial viewership
(Adds FanDuel statement) By James Odato ALBANY, N.Y., June 18 (Reuters) - Fantasy sports moved a step … More »New York lawmakers vote to legalize fantasy sports games
Ron Rivera, 54, has a 47-32-1 record in five seasons with the Carolina Panthers, who lost the Super Bowl … More »NFL: Panthers give coach Rivera lucrative new contract
The Denver Broncos may have to play the 2016 season without Super Bowl MVP Von Miller, the linebacker … More »NFL: 'No chance' I play for Broncos under franchise tag - Miller
At least two NFL games a year will be played at Tottenham's new stadium, set to open in 2018. More »NFL impressed by progress of new Tottenham stadium
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the National Football League by a group of New England … More »U.S. judge dismisses fans' lawsuit against NFL over 'Deflategate'
Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez, who was found guilty last year of killing an acquaintance, … More »Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez signs new lawyers for double-murder trial
(Adds NFL comment) By Amy Tennery NEW YORK, June 7 (Reuters) - The National Football League's Twitter … More »NFL's Twitter account hacked, commissioner is fine -NFL
By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, June 6 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama welcomed the Denver Broncos to the … More »Obama lauds Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning for Super Bowl win
President Barack Obama welcomed the Denver Broncos to the White House to congratulate the Super Bowl … More »American Football - Obama lauds Denver Broncos, Manning for Super Bowl win
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell made it clear on Monday there will be no settlement in his Deflategate … More »NFL-Goodell says no compromise on 'Deflategate'
Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib is expected to make a full recovery after being taken to hospital … More »NFL-Denver's Talib expected to make 'full recovery' after shooting
Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton discussed the influence Muhammad Ali had on his life and revealed a special … More »Cam Newton reveals special birthday gift he received from Muhammad Ali
By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, June 2 (Reuters) - Former Baylor University football coach Art Briles … More »Baylor ex-coach admits to 'mistakes' in first statement since firing
(Adds statement from Baylor) By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, June 1 (Reuters) - Former Baylor University … More »Starr steps down as Baylor chancellor after sex assault scandal
By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, June 1 (Reuters) - Former Baylor University President Kenneth Starr … More »Starr to step down as Baylor chancellor after sex assault scandal -ESPN
(Adds quotes from chair of regents, report details) By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS, May 26 (Reuters) - … More »Baylor removes Starr as president, will fire coach over rape cases
Retired quarterback Peyton Manning and four other players named in an Al Jazeera America report that … More »NFL-League to talk with players named in Al Jazeera PED report