National Football League


  • College athletes or unpaid workers? A debate rages Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 9:46 AM ET
    Nik Stauskas #11 of the Michigan Wolverines drives against Luke Hancock #11 of the Louisville Cardinals during the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at the Georgia Dome, April 8, 2013 in Atlanta.

    The term "student-athlete" is out of date, say attorneys and other advocates for paying college athletes.

  • NFL players learn a new skill: Avoid going broke Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 1:28 PM ET
    Wide receiver Torrey Smith No. 82 of the Baltimore Ravens tries to elude Chris Clemons No. 30 of the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium in October 2013 in Miami Gardens, Fla.

    Many—maybe most—NFL players face serious financial stresses after leaving the game. One boot camp wants to change that.

  • NFL pro Buchanon's pitch to investors     Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 12:48 PM ET

    NFL players who are used to competing on the field are not competing in the boardroom. Former NFL defensive back Phillip Buchanon, pitches a new financial literacy board game to investors.

  • Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson was named Vizio's "Top Value Performer" for the second year in a row. Wilson tells the "Fast Money" crew he loves playing the game of football no matter what his pay is and weighs in on investing and his involvement with the Texas Rangers.

  • Seahawks QB Russell Wilson on being a NFL GM     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 5:52 PM ET

    When asked about this year's NFL Draft, Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson gives a brilliant response.

  • Jason Collins is good for the NBA: Magic Johnson Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 4:04 PM ET
    Magic Johnson

    Basketball great Magic Johnson thinks Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, is a slam dunk for the league and gays alike.

  • NFL image problem?     Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 12:52 PM ET

    Sports Illustrated staff writer Andrew Lawrence discusses whether weekly drug testing may help prevent some of the image problems the NFL is facing.

  • Advice for young athlete-millionaires     Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and current San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick both offer their ideas for what athletes need to do with their money.

  • Football players react to Sam     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Many former and current football players have commented on NFL draft prospect Michael Sam's announcement that he is gay, including Ryan Mouton of the Redskins, and David King of the Bengals.

  • What players get paid for winning the Super Bowl Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 2:09 PM ET
    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson with the Vince Lombardi championship trophy at MetLife Stadium

    There's the ring and the legacy—but also the not-so small matter of the bonus check.

  • Best and worst Super Bowl ads     Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    Jon Steinberg, president and COO of Buzzfeed, shares his views on the ad campaigns that had the biggest impact.

  • Super Bowl was 'most tweeted' ever, says ad CEO Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 8:44 AM ET
    Anheuser-Busch wins big among fans with their Super Bowl Puppy Love ad.

    Super Bowl XLVIII will go down as "the most tweeted event in history," highlighting the power of social media, predicted ad boss Miles Nadal.

  • Bono's 'Invisible' Midas touch     Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 7:51 AM ET

    Miles Nadal, Chairman & CEO of MDC Partners, provides his thoughts on whether U2's commercial scored with viewers during last night's Super Bowl game.

  • Super Bowl ad challenge: Staying social     Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Miles Nadal, Chairman & CEO of MDC Partners, provides his thoughts on the demographics watching the ads during the Super Bowl this year. It was more popular with social media than even the election, says Nadal.

  • Miles Nadal, Chairman & CEO of MDC Partners, provides his thoughts on which ads scored big during last night's game. The Clydesdale ads have always been popular, says Nadal.

  • Super Bowling for ads     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    Julia Boorstin looks at Super Bowl ads and the advertisers who are reportedly paying more than $4 million per 30-second spot.

  • One game, one champion, 21,500 hot dogs Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 4:03 PM ET
    Sportservice's “Kitchen Sink” sausage sandwich.

    The only team that may be as prepared as the Broncos and Seahawks for Super Bowl XLVIII is the game's official caterer.

  • How deferred income helped one NFL player     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC News Associate Adam Molon discusses why current NFL players may have more trouble securing their financial futures, since the League no longer allows deferred contracts that hold pay for later.

  • Discussing the changing economics of the NFL, security in New York for Super Bowl XLVIII and the risk of hiring Pete Carroll as head coach, with Peter McLoughlin, Seattle Seahawks President.

  • Super Bowl, a super bust?     Friday, 31 Jan 2014 | 2:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominc Chu reports how the Super Bowl will economically impact the New Jersey and New York area.

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