PHILADELPHIA (AP) Lawyers representing former NFL players now eligible for payments under the league's $1 billion concussion settlement say they've found evidence that unscrupulous third-party providers are trying to take advantage of players with significant brain damage.
(TSX / STATS) -- NEW ORLEANS -- Tom Brady threw for 302 of his 447 passing yards in a 30-point first-half explosion and the New England Patriots rebounded from a season-opening loss to Kansas City with a 36-20 rout of the New Orleans Saints on Sunday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Head injuries have plagued the NFL for years. But the helmets that players wear have retained roughly the same design since the 1970s.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders signed offensive lineman Donald Penn to a $21 million, two-year extension, ensuring the Pro Bowl left tackle will remain with the team through the 2019 season.
NEW YORK (AP) Marshawn Lynch's return to the NFL came with a price.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Shelby Harris made his first NFL start memorable with a fantastic finish .
BEREA, Ohio (AP) Joe Thomas weaved his way through reporters in the locker room, surveying the group before stepping behind a podium.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr has a hamstring injury that has kept him out of practice, jeopardizing his availability for the upcoming game at Pittsburgh in a shortened week.