Adrian Peterson slated to become a free agent after Vikings decline $18 million option

After an incredible 10-year run, Adrian Peterson is days away from no longer being a member of the Minnesota Vikings. The team announced it will not pick up the $18 million option on Peterson¡¯s contract, leaving him set to become an unrestricted free agent in March. Game Kids Vladimir Tarasenko Jersey But the Vikings say […]

AP reporter tweets Dennis Allen is fired, then deletes report

Terry Collins of the Associated Press tweeted Sunday night that the Oakland Raiders had fired head coach Dennis Allen. His tweet was out there long enough to catch like wildfire, but he deleted it later, leaving fans to wonder. Collins later explained that he deleted the tweet because the “rumors hadn’t been confirmed by the […]

O’Brien will take over play-calling, but the biggest improvement the team needs to make is obvious.

O’Brien will take over play-calling, but the biggest improvement the team needs to make is obvious. Osweiler finished the year with 15 touchdowns, 16 interceptions and a pitiful 72.2 passer rating. While Houston ended the season No. 8 in the NFL in rushing yards, it was No. 29 in passing yards and subsequently finished No. […]

The Bengals might consider re-signing Dre Kirkpatrick, 27, instead and moving on with 2016 first-rounder William Jackson III

Although he has been with the Bengals since turning his career around in 2010, he’ll also be 34 next season and is scheduled to make $7.5 million in salary and bonuses. Cornerbacks rarely continue to play at a high level past their mid-30s, and Jones, who was recently arrested, has a history of off-the-field issues […]

Avalanche player lays hit of the year contender on Jets¡¯ Mark Scheifele

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Nikita Zadorov had himself a game on Saturday against the Winnipeg Jets, but whether his biggest play crossed the line probably depends on which team you root for. Zadorov was all over the ice in Denver, well on his way to 27 minutes and more than 24 shifts by the mid-third period. […]

Most people didn’t know the personal pressure Tom Brady

Galynn is quieter than her husband, but when you’re around her, the genetic lines to her son are as unmistakable as lights along a dark road. She is shy, like her son. She is unfailingly polite, like her son. She seems content residing in the background, like her son. She greets people with a hug, […]

This game featured the first backdoor cover in Super Bowl history

Year after year, the Clippers have been hammered with injuries. For nine straight seasons starting in 2005-06, the team never finished among the 10 healthiest teams by games lost due to injury, according to injury-tracking site InStreetClothes.com. That streak ended in 2014-15 — hooray! — only to be undone by devastating playoff injuries in 2015 […]