Police say the man arrested for a petty theft in Prince William County, Virginia, last month was not Dallas Cowboys player Lucky Whitehead.
The news comes a day after the team cut the wide receiver.
A startling new study by Boston University researchers found that after an examination of 111 deceased former NFL players, 99 percent of them had a progressive degenerative brain disease.
The study, which...
The Dallas Cowboys have cut wide receiver Lucky Whitehead, a team source tells NBC 5 Sports.
Whitehead was arrested for petty theft last month in Virginia, according to multiple reports.
The Prince William...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 11:23 AM EDT
NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. Headed to NBC Broadcast Booth in 2018
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock car racing next year — and there may be more options for NASCAR's most popular driver once he retires.
The agreement with NBCUniversal will...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 08:12 AM EDT
Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Games
Japan began its three-year countdown to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday with concerts, races and other events meant to drum up public enthusiasm for the games.
The 2020 Games will be Japan's first summer...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 10:46 AM EDT
Conor McGregor, Draymond Green Go at It Over Warriors Jersey
Draymond Green does not want Conor McGregor wearing Warriors gear as he prepares for his mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather.
Green took to Instagram Saturday night and called out McGregor for wearing a vintage...
Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion, just like expected, though not like anyone could have imagined.
On the verge of another meltdown in a major, so wild off the tee that he played one shot from the...
Jordan Spieth is one round away from the third leg of the career Grand Slam, and one year removed from a reminder that it won't be easy.
On the horizon is a chance to join Jack Nicklaus as the only players...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 02:57 AM EDT
Injured Olympian Walks at Wedding Despite Odds of Never Walking Again
A two-time American Olympian injured in a backflip accident and told he might never walk again defied the odds Saturday, making good on a vow to walk at his wedding in San Diego, California.
Jamie Nieto, 40,...
NBC Connecticut, together with Travelers and Hoffman Auto Group are joining forces for the 2017 Supporting Our Schools drive. All proceeds will benefit students and schools affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs... Read more
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