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Browns player wears shirt protesting shootings

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns say they respect the police and their player's rights to protest after wide receiver Andrew Hawkins wore a T-shirt Sunday supporting two black Ohioans killed during encounters with law enforcement.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Union takes NFL to court over Adrian Peterson

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a federal lawsuit for Adrian Peterson, asking the court to dismiss an arbitrator's decision to uphold the NFL's punishment of the star running back.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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James returns, but Pelicans beat Cavaliers 119-114

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tyreke Evans stood on the baseline and gave an affirmative nod to the crowd.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Scandal-free Heisman ceremony focused on football

NEW YORK (AP) — It was just two guys talking football and posing for pictures with a big bronze trophy.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Adrian Peterson's appeal denied, suspension upheld

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL's hard line on Adrian Peterson held up.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Mayweather: Let's make the Pacquiao fight May 2

Floyd Mayweather Jr. says he's ready to fight Manny Pacquiao next May in a long anticipated bout that would be the richest ever in boxing.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Browns expecting some Manziel magic on Sunday

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel should come with a warning sticker: Watching can be hazardous to your health.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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Hall of Famer Jim Brown applauds player protests

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown says he's encouraged to see athletes taking risks by "intelligently protesting" for social change.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 December 2014

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