National Football League


  • The Denver Broncos might be better than you think Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 2:34 PM ET
    Denver Broncos’ quarterback Peyton Manning (18) calls out an audible during a game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Kansas City, Mo., Nov. 30, 2014.

    The Denver Broncos, despite their great record, may actually be more underrated than we even realize.

  • NFL owners adopt new personal conduct policy  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports owners of the NFL have passed a new personal conduct policy which will include specific criteria for paid leave and outside advisors to review cases.

  • Cleveland's new big-money sports hero isn't LeBron Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 1:03 PM ET
    Cleveland Browns’ quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) lines up under the center during a game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y., Nov. 30, 2014.

    Johnny Football will make his first official start for the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, and ticket prices are jumping.

  • NFL's Goodell seeks to right past wrongs  Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 7:36 AM ET

    Monica Langley, The Wall Street Journal, provides highlights of her interview with embattled NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and his steps to impose tougher policies on players' personal conduct.

  • Trump and Tiger team up in Dubai Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 7:28 AM ET
    Tiger Woods tees off July 20 during the final round of the 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake, England.

    Real estate mogul Donald Trump and golfing icon Tiger Woods are set to pool their efforts into a new championship golf course in Dubai.

  • Fans, check. TV deal, check. Are MLS profits next? Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 12:06 PM ET
    Los Angeles Galaxy’s Landon Donovan (10) shoots to score in the second half of a match against Real Salt Lake in Los Angeles, Nov. 9, 2014.

    Major League Soccer is, by some measures, very successful. The problem is that it doesn't make money.

  • Shocking fantasy football sitter: Jon Najarian  Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 11:38 AM ET

    OptionMonster co-founders Jon and Pete Najarian discuss this week's fantasy football picks for those players lucky enough to make the playoffs.

  • In an exclusive interview with NBC's Today show, former NFL running back Ray Rice apologized for the domestic abuse scandal that enveloped the sports world, saying he took full responsibility.

  • Ray Rice speaks out  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2014 | 8:17 AM ET

    Dave Briggs, NBC Sports, shares his thoughts on Ray Rice's interview on NBC's "Today Show" and his likely future in the National Football League.

  • What's in a name? New app takes aim at Redskins Sunday, 30 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    File photo: The Washington Redskins logo patch on the uniform of Safety Brandon Meriweather at FedEx field on November 3, 2013 in Landover, MD.

    if a group of three NFL fans have their way, the Internet will replace all mentions of the Washington Redskins with "less offensive options."

  • Ray Rice wins appeal, NFL 'suspension vacated' Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 3:20 PM ET
    Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens in 2013.

    Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," his union said.

  • Fantasy Football: A Dolphin dream sleeper pick  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 8:00 PM ET

    Jon and Pete Najarian, co-founders of Optionmonster.com, offer up their favorite fantasy picks for week 13 of the NFL season.

  • Odell Beckham Jr.'s 'best catch ever' wasted  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 12:58 PM ET

    The FMHR crew call Giants' Odell Beckham Jr.'s superhuman catch "wasted."

  • Arsenal needs to strengthen in every area: Usmanov Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 9:33 AM ET

    Soccer club Arsenal needs to strengthen every part of its team to compete at the highest level, according to Russian billionaire and leading shareholder Alisher Usmanov.

  • F1's Vettel to replace Alonso at Ferrari Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 5:48 AM ET

    Quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel will replace Fernando Alonso at Ferrari next season after signing a three-year deal, the Italian team said on Thursday.

  • Buffalo Bills: Now hiring snow shovelers Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:16 PM ET
    A worker shovels snow before Buffalo Bills game at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, NY.

    The Buffalo Bills tweeted for help shoveling out Ralph Wilson Stadium after the area got pummeled with 6 feet of snow.

  • The Alshon Jeffery IPO  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 4:51 PM ET

    Chicago Bears' Alshon Jeffery is the fourth athlete to go public. Fantex CEO Buck French, explains how investors can trade athletes.

  • FIFA lodges criminal complaint about World Cups Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    Toni Kroos of Germany challenges DaMarcus Beasley of the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    Soccer body FIFA on Tuesday lodged a criminal complaint in connection with the awarding of hosting rights for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

  • Painkiller probe: DEA drops in on NFL teams  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 4:39 PM ET

    Sally Jenkins, Washington Post sports columnist, reports on the surprise inspections of several NFL teams' medical staffs by federal drug agents looking into claims doctors provided heavy doses of painkillers to keep players on the field.

  • DEA painkiller probe  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 2:56 PM ET

    Federal drug agents conducted surprise inspections of several teams' medical staffs. Horrow Sports Ventures' Rick Horrow, provides insight to the raids.