St. Louis Police Officers Association Wants Rams Players Punished For Ferguson Protest

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By Ryan Gajewski - The football pros raised their hands before the game in a tribute to the unrest in the nearby suburb St. Louis Rams players saluted Ferguson protesters with a public display at Sunday's game. Five of the NFL team's players emerged from the tunnel at St. Louis' Edward … [Read more...]

Ray Rice’s Indefinite NFL Suspension Overturned

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By The Associated Press The former Baltimore Ravens player won his appeal of the ban Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," the players' union said Friday. The appeal was heard earlier this month by former U.S. District Judge … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Glazer: Foles’ injury, Rice’s appeal and Peterson’s NFL future

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Jay Glazer provides an NFL update on players' status. … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Late-night laughs: Happy birthday, Mr. President (Putin)

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Russian President Vladimir Putin turned 62 this week -- and late-night comics couldn't resist throwing a few birthday jabs his way. From Jimmy Kimmel to Seth Meyers, here's a roundup of some of their best birthday greetings, to Russia, with laughs. … [Read more...]

NFL’s Bose Deal Leads to Beats by Dre Ban

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By Jocelyn Vena, Billboard A Beats rep has responded, claiming their products are part of players' "DNA" Beats by Dre headphones are no longer welcome at NFL games — and that includes in the locker rooms or on the sidelines as long as cameras are rolling. According to Recode and later … [Read more...]

Why is the NFL a Nonprofit?

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With an estimated annual revenue of $9.5 billion dollars, it's hard to believe the NFL is legally exempt from paying government taxes. How can an organization with these kinds of numbers fairly qualify as a nonprofit? TestTube takes a look at how how they're managing to get away with this. … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Colbert punches his ‘Mideast Frequent Bombing Card’

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From airstrikes in Syria to President Obama's "latte salute," late-night comics like Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart and Jimmy Kimmel take on this week in politics. … [Read more...]

Ray Rice Video Allegedly Sent to NFL Security Chief in April

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By The Associated Press A law enforcement source says he attached a note reading, "Ray Rice elevator video. You have to see it. It's terrible" The video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey … [Read more...]

Ray Lewis’ Remarks on Ray Rice Add to Controversy: “Some Things You Can Cover Up”

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By Ryan Gajewski Lewis, who played with Rice for five seasons, pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice in connection to a double homicide Former NFL star Ray Lewis, no stranger to controversy, has raised some eyebrows with televised comments he made about the Ray Rice scandal. Lewis, … [Read more...]

Woman Soccer Star Charged with Domestic Violence But Still Plays

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By Marc Gordon -- There's been overwhelming criticism of the NFL for its handling of the domestic violence incidents involving Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and other football players, which resulted in Rice getting cut from the Ravens & banned from the NFL, Peterson suspended & loss of … [Read more...]