Ray Rice

What really happened between Peyton Manning and a female trainer on a now-scandalous day at the University of Tennessee? Most likely, we’ll never truly know. But that won’t slow the masses from playing judge and jury with Manning’s legacy. (Mark Humphrey/1997 AP)

Manning case: Why assume when you don’t know?

In a country where only 19 percent of working-age Americans have four-year…

 

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at an event at Salem State University on May 7, 2015. (Charles Krupa/AP)

Brady: A modern-day Nixon

Well, so much for the 2024 presidential bid. Unless you are Nixonian…

 

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks to reporters during the NFL's spring meetings in San Francisco last month. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Roger and out: If Goodell lets Brady off hook, he should resign

Maybe it’s summer apathy, a basic loathing of Roger Goodell or the…

 

Jason DeCrow/AP PhotoA former FBI director hired to look into how the NFL pursued evidence in the Ray Rice case says the league should have investigated the incident more thoroughly before punishing Rice.

Investigator: NFL should have sought more in Rice case

NEW YORK -- A former FBI director hired to look into how…

Jason DeCrow/AP PhotoA former FBI director hired to look into how the NFL pursued evidence in the Ray Rice case says the league should have investigated the incident more thoroughly before punishing Rice.
Patrick Semansky/AP File PhotoIn this May 23

Domestic violence at forefront of NFL in 2014

The video of the hit to the face, the pictures of the…

Patrick Semansky/AP File PhotoIn this May 23
Jason DeCrow/AP file photoJanay Rice

Janay Rice: Goodell not honest

Janay Rice says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell wasn't being honest when he…

Jason DeCrow/AP file photoJanay Rice
Victoria Will/ap file photoWith the scandals surrounding players in the NFL lately

Recklessness of NFL continues to spin out of control

I miss Terrell Owens. There, I said it. Not proud of it,…

Victoria Will/ap file photoWith the scandals surrounding players in the NFL lately
John Minchillo/AP file photoNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has come under fire for his handling of off-field issues

Personal conduct hot topic at NFL owners' meeting

NEW YORK -- NFL owners spent five hours discussing the league's personal…

John Minchillo/AP file photoNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has come under fire for his handling of off-field issues
AP Photo/Patrick Semansky

Domestic violence in US: Data tells complex story

For weeks, amid allegations involving several NFL players, domestic violence has been…

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky
Mel Evans/AP file photoBaltimore Ravens football player Ray Rice holds hands with his wife

Pelosi: NFL's Rice investigation sufficient for now

WASHINGTON — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-San Francisco, says that for…

Mel Evans/AP file photoBaltimore Ravens football player Ray Rice holds hands with his wife

Goodell, Rice only part of NFL’s player problems

There seems to be a concerted effort of everyone from the TV…

Rick Osentoski/AP file photoA few big-name sponsors have voiced their concerns to the NFL following the recent scandals that have plagued the league.

Major sponsors not pleased with NFL's scandals

Major sponsors including Anheuser-Busch are adding to the chorus of disapproval over…

Rick Osentoski/AP file photoA few big-name sponsors have voiced their concerns to the NFL following the recent scandals that have plagued the league.
Patrick Semansky/AP file photoFormer Ravens running back Ray Rice

Union files appeal over Ray Rice suspension

BALTIMORE -- The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday…

Patrick Semansky/AP file photoFormer Ravens running back Ray Rice

49ers suspend announcer Robinson following comments

SANTA CLARA -- The 49ers suspended veteran broadcaster Ted Robinson on Wednesday…

AP Photo/David Goldman

Source says Rice video sent to NFL

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- A law enforcement official says he sent a…

AP Photo/David Goldman
AP Photo/Patrick Semansky

Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release

Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and…

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky
John Raoux/AP file photoIn a letter to the league’s 32 teams

After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans

NEW YORK -- Acknowledging he "didn't get it right" with a two-game…

John Raoux/AP file photoIn a letter to the league’s 32 teams
AP File PhotoNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell suspended Ravens' running back Ray Rice for two games following a domestic violence incident with his fiancee.

Roger Goodell followed owners’ wishes with Ray Rice suspension

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been deservedly criticized for his light punishment…

AP File PhotoNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell suspended Ravens' running back Ray Rice for two games following a domestic violence incident with his fiancee.