NFL: Lifetime ban possible for domestic abuse
The NFL is immediately implementing a sweeping domestic violence initiative that calls for a six-game suspension for a first offense and a lifetime ban from the league for a second offense.
Stewart: Tragedy will affect my life forever
Tony Stewart expressed sorrow in his first public comments since striking and killing driver Kevin Ward Jr. earlier this month in upstate New York.
A&M's Hill surpasses Manziel mark in romp
Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's single-game passing record with 511 yards, and No. 21 Texas A&M beat No. 9 South Carolina 52-28 on Thursday night, ending the Gamecocks' 18-game home win streak.
Rams' Sam 'very confident' with cuts looming
No matter what happens in the next two days, defensive end Michael Sam is confident he offered a strong closing argument Thursday night to make the St. Louis Rams' 53-man roster.
Vikings WR's appeal of suspension denied
The NFL has upheld a three-game suspension for Vikings receiver Jerome Simpson for a drunken-driving arrest last November.
Bills lose rookie Watkins again to ribs injury
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins left in the first quarter of Thursday's preseason finale against the Detroit Lions after apparently re-injuring his ribs.
Mariners' Montero reportedly fights with scout
Seattle Mariners catcher Jesus Montero, currently rehabbing an oblique injury with the team's Class A Everett AquaSox affiliate, reportedly got into a heated altercation Thursday with a scout from his own team.