Carolina Panthers Cam Newton

NFL issues memo reminding players to avoid fighting

The NFL warned teams about fighting during games in response to inter- and intra-team altercations that have erupted in training camp, including the one that left New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith with a broken […]


St. Louis Rams fans protest outside the NFL Owners Meeting

Rams extend California trip for workouts with Cowboys

Spending extra time in California practicing against the Cowboys might seem as if it’s an ominous sign to St. Louis Rams fans fearful their team will leave for the West Coast after this season. Players […]


Fran Tarkenton, Cody Jones, Mike Fanning

Fran Tarkenton: It’s ridiculous that Los Angeles does not have an NFL team

The legendary Fran Tarkenton, Hall of Fame quarterback who played for the Minnesota Vikings, joined The Drive to talk about the NFL to L.A. saga and share many great memories. First of all, it’s ridiculous that […]


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady

Judge puts NFL on hot seat as he belittles ‘Deflategate’

A federal judge put the NFL on the defensive Wednesday over its four-game suspension of Tom Brady, demanding to know what evidence directly links the New England quarterback to deflated footballs and belittling the drama […]


Eric Grubman

Eric Grubman: NFL owners left meeting with different notions after Carson presentation

NFL Executive Vice President Eric Grubman is the point man on the league’s Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities. He joined Fred Roggin to recap the NFL owners meeting in Chicago yesterday. He described what the […]


Clark Hunt, Jay Nixon

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon confident in St. Louis as ‘NFL city’

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon remains confident in St. Louis as an NFL city, even if Rams owner Stan Kroenke succeeds in moving his franchise back to Los Angeles. After visiting Chiefs practice Wednesday, Nixon was […]


New York Jets coach Todd Bowles

With Geno Smith out, Jets try to move on from ugly punch

It took just one destructive punch to rattle an entire franchise. Geno Smith’s jaw is broken, Ikemefuna Enemkpali is out of a job and the New York Jets are trying to quickly move forward from […]


Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant, left, confronts defensive back Tyler Patmon, far right,

New twist: Stars mixing it up in NFL training camp fights

NFL training camps are in full swing. There’s never a shortage of desperation, heat or testosterone this time of year, and that leads to plenty of fisticuffs, on and off the field. Usually, high-profile players […]


Roger Goodell

‘Deflategate’ brings Tom Brady and Roger Goodell to court

New England quarterback Tom Brady and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell are set to explain to a judge why a controversy over underinflated footballs at last season’s AFC conference championship game is spilling into a new […]


Credentials are displayed on a table at the NFL owners meetings

NFL owners hear presentations for Los Angeles stadiums

Three NFL teams. Billions of dollars in play. One big opportunity. A whole lot more than California dreamin’ on a warm summer day. NFL owners met in suburban Chicago on Tuesday to hear more about […]