Football

Boldin abruptly retires 2 weeks after signing…

Receiver Anquan Boldin abruptly announces his retirement to focus on his humanitarian work just under two weeks after signing with the Buffalo Bills

Rookie Conner stars in Steelers' 17-13 win over…

Rookie running back James Conner set up Pittsburgh's winning fourth-quarter touchdown pass in the Steelers' 17-13 exhibition victory over the Atlanta Falcons

NFL, Electronic Arts unveil Madden '18 competition

NFL fans and gamers can play their way to the Super Bowl _ if they're good enough at the newest edition of "Madden NFL 18."

Saints top Chargers 13-7 as Brees, Rivers are both held out

Alvin Kamara ran for a 50-yard touchdown and the New Orleans Saints beat the Los Angeles Chargers 13-7

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On the bus: Jay Glazer 1-on1 with Kirk Cousins

Kirk Cousins talks with Jay Glazer about what it will take to get his big contract and how the team can take the next step forward.

Prescott, Bryant connect quickly as Cowboys top…

Dak Prescott and Dez Bryant connected for a 32-yard touchdown on their first series of the preseason, sparking the Dallas Cowboys in a 24-19 exhibition victory over the Indianapolis Colts

Marshawn Lynch sits once again during national…

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch sat on the bench while the anthem was played before Oakland's game against the Los Angeles Rams

Seahawks DE Bennett sits again during national…

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett sat during the national anthem for the second straight game of the preseason

FANTASY PLAYS: Wide receivers more important as game shifts

FANTASY PLAYS: Wide receivers more important as game shifts

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Norv Turner: Football coach and... country singer?

Nick Hardwick on how good Norv Turner's singing is.

NFL linebacker Greene says dropped gun charge…

An NFL linebacker who had a New Jersey gun charge against him dropped says people started looking at him differently and accusing him of being a thug even though the case against him 'was false.'

Lions handle Hackenberg, beat Jets 16-6

Matthew Stafford threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Marvin Jones in the second quarter, and the Detroit Lions shut down Christian Hackenberg and the New York Jets 16-6 in a preseason game

Do the Jaguars have to bench Blake Bortles?

Blake Bortles' terrible preseason game has Hardwick and Richards wondering.

3 Chiefs throw TD passes in 30-12 win over Bengals

Rookie Patrick Mahomes threw a pair of touchdown passes, solidifying his spot as the Chiefs' primary backup, and three Kansas City quarterbacks threw for a score during a 30-12 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals

Urban Meyer says he worries about Ezekiel Elliott

Elliott's former coach had some worrisome thoughts on the Cowboys' running back.

Mariota, Titans slip past Panthers for 34-27 preseason win

Marcus Mariota threw a touchdown pass and the Tennessee Titans earned a 34-27 preseason win over the Carolina Panthers

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Mount Union's 1993 football team starts dynamic dynasty

Doug Gottlieb explains why he is all in on Tampa…

Doug Gottlieb talks about Jameis Winston and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Find out why he thinks they are big winners this preseason.

FANTASY PLAYS: Elliott's suspension makes RB spot tougher

FANTASY PLAYS: Elliott's suspension makes RB spot tougher