Trinity Gay died at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, the coroner's office for Fayette County said in a statement. The athlete's agent, Mark Wetmore, confirmed in a text message to The Associated Press...
The NFL's sixth Sunday kicks off with nine early games, although the best matchups don't start until later in the afternoon.
All eyes will be on Colin Kaepernick, and not just to see if he stands or kneels...
Sunday, Oct 16, 2016 at 09:36 AM EDT
Former NFL Player Dennis Byrd Killed in Car Accident
Dennis Byrd, the former NFL defensive lineman whose career was ended by neck injury, was killed Saturday in a car accident. He was 51. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said Byrd was killed in a two-vehicle collision...
The slide in NFL ratings could be as much a trend as a blip. The presidential campaign, the growing move away from cable, the increase in live streaming sports and competition from compelling baseball have all...
Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 05:27 PM EDT
Ginsburg Walks Back Comments on NFL Anthem Protests
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg backed off her recent comments criticizing NFL players who protest the national anthem before games. In a statement released to NBC News Friday, Ginsburg said she should...
Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 06:35 AM EDT
Dodgers Advance to NLCS With 4-3 Victory Over Nationals
Joc Pederson homered and Justin Turner hit a two-run double as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Washington Nationals 4-3 in dramatic fashion to advance to the NLCS after a thrilling Game 5 of the NLDS.
Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback Carson Wentz demonstrated his winning ways during the team's bye week.
The 23-year-old drafted out of North Dakota State returned there during the Eagles' off week and ran...
Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 at 11:21 AM EDT
Jets Place WR Eric Decker on IR, Likely Ending his Season
The date has been set for NBC Connecticut's 2016 Health & Wellness Festival! Join NBC Connecticut for the event on Sunday, Oct. 23 at the XL Center in downtown Hartford. The Festival will take place from 10 a.m.... Read more
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