This is a Nov. 7, 2013, file photo showing Cris Carter smiling in the NFL booth during the first half of an NFL football game between the Minnesota Vikings and Washington Redskins in Minneapolis.

Carter apologizes for advising rookies to get a ‘fall guy’

Hall of Fame receiver Cris Carter has issued an apology for telling NFL rookies at a league symposium in 2014 that they should “get a fall guy” to help them avoid trouble. Carter posted his […]


Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dustin Vaughan (10) is tackled by San Francisco 49ers linebacker Desmond Bishop (51) during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015.

Cowboys owner Jones apologizes to 49ers for grass comment

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones apologized to the San Francisco 49ers for his concerns and criticism of the Levi’s Stadium grass leading up to Sunday night’s preseason game. Jones, speaking outside Dallas locker room after […]


San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, right, talks with teammate quarterback Philip Rivers as the Chargers play the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 in San Diego.

Some top QB-tight end combinations in NFL history

Tony Romo and Jason Witten of the Cowboys have more completions than any quarterback-tight end combination in the NFL since 1991, as far back as STATS can go. Here’s a look at some of the […]


Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) talks with tight end Jason Witten (82) during an NFL football minicamp at the team's stadium in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday, June 17, 2015.

Romo, Witten growing ‘old’ while seeking title for Cowboys

Tony Romo crouches to give his little son Hawkins instructions on running a pass route while Jason Witten carries one of his kids nearby, surrounded by autograph seekers. This is the training camp tradition after […]


Cornerback Mike Haynes (22) of the Los Angeles Raiders dives to grab the football fumbled by Curt Warner, left, of the Seattle Seahawks Nov. 29, 1988, during the fourth quarter of their night game in Seattle.  (AP Photo/Barry Sweet)

Hall of Famer Mike Haynes on Raiders to LA: ‘If they do move, I’m going to be behind them 100%’

Mike Haynes, Hall of Fame Defensive Back and Super Bowl Champ with L.A. Raiders, checked in with The Home Team to discuss his involvement in the Carson 2gether project. He is going to be attending […]


Seattle Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson (7) walks off the field with Warren Moon after an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo)

Hall of Fame QB Warren Moon on NFL returning to LA: ‘There’s a positive side and a negative side to it’

Los Angeles native and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon spoke with The Drive about the return of the NFL to Los Angeles.  There’s a positive side of it and a negative side of […]


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady

‘Deflategate’ judge says Brady suspension in jeopardy

Tom Brady might have reason to practice more intensely after a judge made clear Wednesday that the New England quarterback’s four-game suspension for underinflated footballs is in jeopardy. U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman warned […]


Fans cheer during a joint NFL football training camp for the Dallas Cowboys and the St. Louis Rams, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, in Oxnard, Calif.

LA Rams greats line up to cheer their team on the West Coast

The Rams’ defensive line gathered around Rosey Grier on the practice field on a gorgeous California day. Robert Quinn, Aaron Donald and Chris Long listened intently to the last surviving member of the Fearsome Foursome […]


New England Patriots quarterbacks Tom Brady (12), Ryan Lindley (7) and Jimmy Garoppolo (10) warm up for an NFL preseason football game against the Green Bay Packers on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass.

Patriots’ Tom Brady doesn’t practice day before hearing

Tom Brady wasn’t on the practice field with the New England Patriots on Tuesday, a day before the court hearing for the NFL and the players’ union. Both sides are due in federal court for […]