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Ray Rice arrest has Ravens searching for answers

The Baltimore Ravens intend to talk to Ray Rice before deciding how to deal with the running back’s arrest in a New Jersey casino.


Donovan McNabb serves jail time for DUI


Former NFL quarterback and Mount Carmel star Donovan McNabb was released Thursday from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year.

Aaron Hernandez associates indicted on murder charges


Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have been indicted on murder charges in connection with the shooting of a man last summer near Hernandez’s Massachusetts home.

Colin Kaepernick named in police report

Three NFL players are named in a police report involving a woman who passed out in a hotel and later woke up in a hospital not knowing how she got there, though no one has been charged with a crime, authorities said Thursday.

Colts owner Jim Irsay could face felony drug charges


Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay was released from jail Monday after being held overnight following a traffic stop in which police said he failed sobriety tests and had multiple prescription drugs inside his vehicle.

NFL free agency: NFC team-by-team list

Listing NFL free agents for each NFC team:

Ravens’ Jah Reid arrested in Key West strip club fight

Baltimore Ravens tackle Jah Reid faces misdemeanor charges following a fight at a strip club in Key West, Florida.

Darren Sharper surrenders to police on multiple rape charges


Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper surrendered to Los Angeles police after being named in a warrant involving a rape case in New Orleans.

Aaron Hernandez involved in jail fight — sheriff


Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was involved in a scuffle with another jail inmate, but neither man required medical attention, a Massachusetts sheriff said Wednesday.

Roger Goodell made $44.2 million in 2012

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made $44.2 million in 2012, according to tax returns the league has submitted.

Richie Incognito, other Dolphins harassed Jonathan Martin — report


An NFL ordered-investigation found Jonathan Martin was subjected to “a pattern of harassment” that included racist slurs and vicious sexual taunts about his mother and sister by three Miami Dolphin teammates.

Mike Priefer kept by Vikings despite anti-gay complaints

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings have finalized their assistants under new coach Mike Zimmer, including special teams coordinator Mike Priefer, the target of a discrimination complaint by one of his former players. The Vikings said Thursday that Priefer will be one of seven holdovers from …

Seahawks’ Super Bowl win costs furniture store $7M

Seattle’s victory in the Super Bowl has cost flamboyant Houston furniture store mogul Jim McIngvale some $7 million.

Rowdy Seahawks fans cause $25,000 damage to Seattle’s Pergola

Seahawks fans celebrating the Super Bowl victory caused an estimated $25,000 damage to a century-old ornate glass archway called the Pergola in Seattle’s Pioneer Square.

9/11 truther interrupts Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith


EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — A man jumped onto the podium during Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith’s postgame news conference, grabbed the microphone and said the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks were “perpetrated by people with your own government.” Smith sat dumbfounded and surprised when the man …

Is Seahawks’ defense best ever?


ADAM L. JAHNS: The Seahawks proudly declared that defense still can win championships — and did so against one of the best quarterbacks of all-time in the Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning.