Roger Goodell has signed a five-year contract extension to remain commissioner of the NFL through 2024.
A memo from the NFL's compensation committee to team owners and obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press...
Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 03:08 PM EST
Putin Will Allow Russians to Compete at Pyeongchang Olympics
Russian President Vladimir Putin won't boycott the Pyeongchang Olympics.
Putin said Wednesday his government will allow Russians to compete as neutral athletes at the upcoming games in South Korea.
Syracuse and UConn fans dressed in team colors, exhorted their alma maters with rallying cries and even had a few choice words for the opposition.
The renewed rivalry gave Madison Square Garden a bit of a March...
Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 12:53 AM EST
Beyonce Presents Kaepernick With SI's Muhammad Ali Award
Beyonce presented Colin Kaepernick with Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award on Tuesday night, and Kaepernick promised that "with or without the NFL's platform, I will continue to work for the...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 08:43 PM EST
Thumbs-Up From Athletes for IOC Decision on Russia
Athletes who lost medals because of Russia's doping program at the Sochi Olympics gave a broad thumbs-up to the International Olympic Committee's decision Tuesday to let Russians compete at the upcoming...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 07:00 PM EST
Russia Banned, But 'Clean' Athletes Can Compete in Olympics
Russian athletes will be allowed to stand on the medal podium at the Winter Olympics — just not with their anthem playing or their nation's flag rising above them.
The International Olympic Committee barred...
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 10:39 AM EST
Suffield Athlete Hoping to Make Spot on Olympic Luge Team
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