Leigh Steinberg, Steinberg Sports & Entertainment CEO, says this is a "public relations fiasco" in regards to Tom Brady's suspension as NFL training camps kick off.» Read More
But there is more at stake in the Champions League than a shiny trophy. The tournament is critical for a club's financial success and poor performance could have a big impact on a team's economic health, according to analysts.
Patrick Rishe, Webster University sports business professor, discusses terms of the NFL's settlement over concussion-related brain injuries—just days before the start of the season.
Jaison Blair, Telsey Advisory Group analyst, discusses what's at stake in the ongoing fee debate between Time Warner Cable and CBS, and the likelihood of the FCC becoming involved in the dispute.
The NFL will pay $765 million to settle lawsuits brought by 4,500 former players who claim the league knew and hid the dangers of concussions from them, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
A federal judge says the NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to settle concussion-related lawsuits for $765 million.
The NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and some of his staff were at Google on Tuesday. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the NFL's contract with DirecTV expires at the end of the 2014 football season.
Google has a really good shot at striking a deal with the National Football League, explains Rich Tullo, Albert Fried & Company, explaining advantages the tech giant will be able to provide the NFL. But, CNBC's Julia Boorstin says it's not a done deal yet.
Cramer said that this major turning point for the tech giant could drive the stock price significantly higher.
The Internet giant may be striking a big-time content deal with the National Football League, reports the "Squawk on the Street" team.
The pace of athletes making the police blotter seems to have sped up dangerously this year.
Few things strike a nerve with fans and the media as player salaries do. Who are this year's highest-paid players in each US team sport? Click ahead to find out.
There's been no shortage of reaction to the suspension of Milwaukee Brewer Ryan Braun for the 65 games left in the season. But the biggest surprise is what players are saying.
Life after the NFL is tough for players when they retire. A look at a few and their involvement in the tech industry, with Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez, of FitStar, and former NFL player Tony Mandarich, of the Mandarich Media Group.
NFL Hall of Famer Joe Theismann joins CNBC's Maria Bartiromo at the Century Celebrity Championship Golf Tournament. He weighs in on player safety and the markets. "I"m a lousy trader, but I have some really good investors to protect me," he said, adding that "78 percent of NFL players that leave the game within two years are usually financially destitute or bankrupt."
Live attendance in pro U.S. sports, basketball, football, and even motor car racing and college football, has declined or leveled off.
Most of the contenders that could afford to compete are funded by a single source—a billionaire. Staging the event itself is estimated to cost as much as $100 million.
Want to know what $100 million will buy you? A sail boat so fast and sleek that its technology is more like an aircraft than a watercraft.
Former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez is charged with murder, more than a week after a body was found near his Massachusetts home.
Russia's President Putin is being called out by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft for allegedly stealing his Super Bowl Championship ring, with the "Street Signs" panel.
Robert Kraft, New England Patriots owner, discusses his team's signing of former Bronco and Jets quarterback, Tim Tebow. We want high quality people who work hard, says Kraft.