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Ravens Knew Full Details Of Ray Rice Elevator Attack Almost Immediately: REPORT

(117) Comments | Posted September 19, 2014 | 8:54 PM

Just hours after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admitted, again, that the league failed in its handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence case, a damning report from ESPN's "Outside The Lines" claimed the Baltimore Ravens were guilty of "purposeful misdirection" in their own handling of the...

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Roger Goodell Admits NFL's Failure 'Starts With Me,' But Won't Resign

(213) Comments | Posted September 19, 2014 | 4:17 PM

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admits that the league's recent failures start with him, but has no plans on resigning. In his first public appearance in more than a week, Goodell vowed to improve the NFL's personal conduct policy as it relates to domestic violence...

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Roger Goodell Has Gone From 'Protecting' The NFL's Shield To 'Hiding' Behind It

(144) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 3:24 PM

The National Football League is facing perhaps its most public crisis. Player arrests and indictments are making headlines. League and team officials are fumbling their way through these cases, appearing more responsive to public outrage than player wrongdoing. Sponsors are

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Adrian Peterson Accused Of Injuring Another 4-Year-Old Son: REPORT

(570) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 8:52 PM

Just hours after Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson apologized for injuring one 4-year-old son, KHOU-TV in Houston reported that he has also been accused of injuring another 4-year-old son. Both incidents involve Peterson allegedly injuring a young child while administering punishment.

Peterson, who was...

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Adrian Peterson: 'I Am, Without A Doubt, Not A Child Abuser'

(194) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 3:33 PM

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has issued a statement on his indictment in a child injury case. The 2012 NFL MVP apologized for "the hurt I have brought to my child" but insisted that he is "not a child abuser" in the statement released on Monday. The...

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Cris Carter Takes A Stand Against Child Abuse And Reveals What NFL Players Truly Respect

(251) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 3:40 AM

Cris Carter believes there is no place in the home for corporal punishment and no place for abusers on an NFL field.

In an emotional, personal monologue delivered on ESPN's "Sunday NFL Countdown," the Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver took a stand against child abuse...

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Ray Rice To Appeal NFL's Indefinite Suspension: REPORT

(247) Comments | Posted September 14, 2014 | 7:29 PM

The NFL has not heard the last of Ray Rice.

While the NFL is under intense scrutiny for its handling of domestic violence cases, the disgraced free agent running back is set to appeal his indefinite suspension on Monday, reported Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk...

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The Kirk Cousins Era May Finally Be Here After Another RG3 Injury

(22) Comments | Posted September 14, 2014 | 6:09 PM

Attention Joe Theismann: It might finally be happening. The Kirk Cousins Era may be beginning.

Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III suffered a dislocated left ankle in the first quarter of the team's second game of the 2014 season. The injury could sideline RG3 for the...

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Adrian Peterson Tweets About 'Habitual Judging' After Child Abuse Indictment

(357) Comments | Posted September 14, 2014 | 4:38 PM

While the Minnesota Vikings were on the field without him, Adrian Peterson was on Twitter. The running back, deactivated by the team after being indicted in a child injury case in Texas on Friday, shared a message about judging others with his followers on Sunday.

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'Goodell Must Go' Banner Flies Over Stadium As Pressure On NFL Commissioner Rises (PHOTO)

(125) Comments | Posted September 14, 2014 | 2:04 PM

The campaign to oust NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has taken to the skies.

Women's advocacy group UltraViolet planned to fly banners that read “@Ultraviolet: #GoodellMustGo” over three NFL stadiums on Sunday. The first banner was spotted above MetLife Stadium in New Jersey before...

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アメリカのスポーツ界で不祥事相次ぐ 人種差別発言から児童虐待まで

(0) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 7:39 PM

スポーツは時に、世界の混乱から目をそらすための気晴らしになることもある。しかし、今週はそうではなかった。世界はスポーツ界の不祥事を書き立てる見出しであふれ、混乱からまぬがれなかった。

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Boston College Honors 9/11 Hero With 'Red Bandana' Football Uniforms (PHOTO/VIDEOS)

(7) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 6:20 PM

The "Man In The Red Bandana" continues to inspire others. Boston College is doing its part to make sure that doesn't change any time soon, to make sure that no one forgets the heroism and sacrifice of Welles Crowther.

Crowther, a former BC lacrosse player...

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Marvin Gaye's Soulful 'The Star-Spangled Banner' At 1983 NBA All-Star Game Is National Healing

(55) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 4:12 PM

There will never be another Marvin Gaye. There is only one "The Star-Spangled Banner." When these two American originals crossed paths, the result was absolutely unforgettable. Before the 1983 NBA All-Star Game, the Motown legend stepped to a microphone at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., and delivered a...

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Sports Are Supposed To Be An Escape, But This Week They Reflected Society At Its Worst

(194) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 10:19 PM

Sports can sometimes provide an escape from the world's troubles. Not this week. This week, the world couldn't escape the troubles making headlines in sports.

From explicit footage of domestic violence and audio recordings of racist remarks to murder trials and allegations of child abuse, here is a look back...

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Adrian Peterson Indicted In Child Injury Case, Arrest Warrant Issued

(704) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 5:34 PM

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted in Texas in a child injury case and an arrest warrant has been issued, according to multiple media reports. Citing unnamed sources, Mark Berman of MyFOX Houston 26 first reported on Friday that the 2012 NFL MVP...

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CBS Sports' James Brown Calls For The NFL -- And All Men -- To Stop Domestic Violence

(67) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 1:24 PM

While some NFL announcers have struggled in addressing domestic violence amid the Ray Rice scandal, CBS Sports' James Brown did not. The veteran broadcaster delivered an impassioned plea on the topic, issuing a "call to men to stand up and take responsibility for their thoughts, their...

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Here Are 3 Ray Rice Supporters Explaining Why They're Wearing His Jersey (VIDEO)

(86) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 7:48 PM

Ray Rice may not have an NFL future, but he is not without fans.

With the Ravens hosting the Steelers on "Thursday Night Football," several fans wearing Ray Rice jerseys were spotted at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore before kickoff. Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports 1

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The NFL's 'Independent' Investigator Will Be 'Overseen' By Two Team Owners

(4) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 6:48 PM

Facing a crisis of credibility over its mishandling of the Ray Rice domestic violence situation, the National Football League announced that Former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III will be conducting an investigation into the matter. The NFL announcement came just hours after The Associated Press...

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Tim Tebow Joins A New Team: 'Good Morning America'

(32) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 4:18 PM

Americans will soon have the chance to wake up to Tim Tebow.

The popular former Denver Broncos quarterback is set to join ABC's "Good Morning America" as a contributor beginning Sept. 15, ABC News announced in a press release on Thursday. Already an ESPN and...

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Keith Olbermann: Roger Goodell Can't Resign, Because He Needs To Be FIRED

(60) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 9:40 PM

Keith Olbermann no longer believes NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell should resign from his post. Instead, the ESPN host wants the NFL team owners to fire Goodell for mishandling the Ray Rice domestic violence situation.

Olbermann called on the NFL team owners to fire Goodell in the...

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