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Senate Women to NFL: No Tolerance for Domestic Violence

Senate Women to NFL: No Tolerance for Domestic Violence

Sixteen female senators from both parties called on the National Football League Thursday to adopt a zero-tolerance... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Brady, Cassel Remain Close Friends

Brady, Cassel Remain Close Friends

When the Patriots and Vikings meet this Sunday it will be the first time Matt Cassel faces his former Read »

Sep 11, 2014
SEC: No Comment on Mo'ne Davis Infraction

SEC: No Comment on Mo'ne Davis Infraction

Earlier this week, there was a report that Tennessee, which has a long, storied rivalry with UConn, didn't complain... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Byron Jones: 100% Behind Cochran's Decision

Byron Jones: 100% Behind Cochran's Decision

Senior cornerback Byron Jones had two brothers play for Jack Cochran, Casey Cochran's father, at New Britain... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Cochran Didn't Want Suffer Long-Term Effects

Cochran Didn't Want Suffer Long-Term Effects

Casey Cochran's college career may have ended abruptly this week when the redshirt sophomore retired from... Read »

Sep 13, 2014
Former FBI Director Will Probe Rice Case

Former FBI Director Will Probe Rice Case

The NFL says former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct a probe into how the NFL handled evidence as it... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Former Mets Exec's Suit: I Was Fired for Unmarried Pregnancy

Former Mets Exec's Suit: I Was Fired for Unmarried Pregnancy

The Ivy League-educated former head of New York Mets ticket sales sued the club Wednesday, saying she was fired last... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
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Ray Rice Video Sent to NFL in April: AP Source

Ray Rice Video Sent to NFL in April: AP Source

A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Pats Owner Kraft Supports Goodell

Pats Owner Kraft Supports Goodell

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has come under fire this week for how he and the league bungled the Ray... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
UConn Men Release Home Schedule

UConn Men Release Home Schedule

The defending national champion UConn men's basketball team announced its 15-game home schedule Tuesday that... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
UConn Women Unveil Home Schedule

UConn Women Unveil Home Schedule

The defending national champion UConn women's basketball team announced its 13-game home schedule Tuesday that will... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Diaco, Huskies Preparing for Boise State

Diaco, Huskies Preparing for Boise State

The Huskies head into Saturday's matchup with Boise State without their starting quarterback, Casey Cochran, who has... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Goodell Does Not Rule Out Rice's Return to NFL

Goodell Does Not Rule Out Rice's Return to NFL

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell did not rule out the possibility of Ray Rice returning to play in the league... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
What High School Kids And Their Parents Can Do About Concussions

What High School Kids And Their Parents Can Do About Concussions

After UCONN's starting quarterback decided to step aside after a series of concussions, high school coaches... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced to 5 Years

Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced to 5 Years

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been sentenced to five years in prison in Texas for violating terms of... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Obama Rejected From Top NY Golf Courses: Sources

Obama Rejected From Top NY Golf Courses: Sources

President Obama was turned down at several top golf courses in Westchester while he was visiting the area over Labor... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Pegulas Bid $1.4B to Buy Buffalo Bills

Pegulas Bid $1.4B to Buy Buffalo Bills

A person with direct knowledge of the sale process has confirmed to The Associated Press that Buffalo Sabres owners... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
NJ Senate President Wants AG to Review Ray Rice Case

NJ Senate President Wants AG to Review Ray Rice Case

One of New Jersey’s top politicians is calling for an official review on the legal handling of the Ray Rice assault... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Goodell: We Asked for, Didn't Get Ray Rice Video

Goodell: We Asked for, Didn't Get Ray Rice Video

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league asked for, but was not given, a just-released video showing... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
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