Ex-player's NFL concussion payment would go to restitution

CLEVELAND (AP) — If former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Reggie Rucker gets money from a potential settlement between the NFL and athletes who suffered concussions, he'll have to use it to pay restitution for stealing from his nonviolence nonprofit groups.


A.J. Green faces fine, no suspension from Bengals' implosion

CINCINNATI (AP) — Receiver A.J. Green faces a fine but no suspension from his on-field fight with Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey, the defining moment of the Bengals' biggest meltdown of the season.

  • Written by By JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer

Lions snap 3-game skid in 30-17 win over struggling Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Eager to end a three-game losing streak, the Detroit Lions picked a tough place to make a stand — Lambeau Field in a Monday night game against the Green Bay Packers.

  • Written by By GENARO C. ARMAS , AP Sports Writer