- Minnesota GOP lawmaker apologizes for NBA tweet Updated: Mar-10-14 4:16 pm
- Seattle re-signs free agent DE Michael Bennett Updated: Mar-10-14 4:15 pm
- Lions say Ford's wife to take over team Updated: Mar-10-14 3:31 pm
- AP Source: S Byrd drawing pre-free agency interest Updated: Mar-10-14 2:36 pm
- Eagles look to improve defense in free agency Updated: Mar-10-14 2:20 pm
- Redskins, Cowboys released from salary cap jail Updated: Mar-10-14 12:55 pm
- Bears agree to 1-year deals with Collins, Palmer Updated: Mar-09-14 10:30 pm
- Lions owner William Clay Ford dies at 88 Updated: Mar-09-14 7:06 pm
- AP sources: Vikings agree with Griffen, Brinkley Updated: Mar-09-14 6:57 pm
- Detroit mayor: William Clay Ford big city booster Updated: Mar-09-14 3:17 pm
- CB Sam Shields returning to Packers Updated: Mar-09-14 11:42 am
- Big names join Stars' Modano for jersey ceremony Updated: Mar-08-14 10:50 pm
- 49ers Jim Harbaugh ready for start of free agency Updated: Mar-08-14 5:41 pm
- Jaguars, Seahawks DT Bryant agree to 4-year deal Updated: Mar-08-14 5:29 pm
- Buccaneers release veteran guard Davin Joseph Updated: Mar-08-14 4:18 pm
- AP source: Saints tell Sproles he won't return Updated: Mar-07-14 10:44 pm
- AP Source: Cassel to re-sign with Vikings Updated: Mar-07-14 9:42 pm
- Agent: Jared Allen looking forward to free agency Updated: Mar-07-14 9:15 pm
- LB Mark Herzlich re-signs with New York Giants Updated: Mar-07-14 7:05 pm
- Seattle signs Jeanpierre, Johnson to 1-year deals Updated: Mar-07-14 6:57 pm
- Cowboys release Costa, redo Bernadeau in cap moves Updated: Mar-07-14 5:10 pm
- Vikings re-sign CB/PR Marcus Sherels Updated: Mar-07-14 4:03 pm
- AP sources: Vick, Eagles haven't ruled out return Updated: Mar-06-14 7:51 pm
- Cardinals hire Roger Kingdom, re-sign NT Ta'amu Updated: Mar-06-14 6:49 pm
- Bears agree to 1-year deal with DE Scott Updated: Mar-06-14 5:06 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A Minnesota lawmaker apologized Monday for his tweet about NBA players that some saw as racist, saying he was rightly held accountable for inaccurate stereotyping.
RENTON, Washington - Free agent defensive end Michael Bennett is returning to Seattle after agreeing to a multi-year deal with the Super Bowl champion Seahawks.
DETROIT - Martha Ford will take over her late husband's controlling interest in the Detroit Lions, keeping the team within the family after a half-century under the leadership of William Clay Ford.
BUFFALO, New York - Three-time Pro Bowl safety Jairus Byrd has already begun attracting plenty of interest before the NFL's free agency period opens.
PHILADELPHIA - It was just three years ago when the Philadelphia Eagles were coming off their last division title and decided the best way to make a run at the Super Bowl was to spend freely in free agency.
DETROIT - William Clay Ford was born into a fortune and spent much of his life staying away from fame as he steered the family business and owned an NFL franchise.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have taken another one of their priority free agents off the market before it opens, agreeing to terms on a five-year contract with defensive end Everson Griffen that features $20 million guaranteed and a maximum value of $42.5 million.
DETROIT - Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says William Clay Ford was one of his struggling city's biggest boosters.
GREEN BAY, Wisconsin - Sam Shields has agreed to re-sign with the Packers, keeping one of the top free-agent cornerbacks this offseason off the market.
DALLAS - Mike Modano spent 20 minutes choking back tears while he thanked old teammates, family, friends, coaches and fans before stepping off the stage to watch his No. 9 get lifted to the rafters.
STANFORD, California - San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is ready for a busy week ahead with the start of free agency and is moving forward from the recent news that the Cleveland Browns inquired about trading for him.
NEW ORLEANS - A person familiar with the situation says Darren Sproles has been informed that the Saints will release him if they are unable to trade him before free agency begins.
MINNEAPOLIS - Jared Allen is plunging into free agency for the first time in his career. He's made two things abundantly clear: Allen is not interested in signing a bargain deal to be a situational pass rusher, and the Minnesota Vikings aren't out of the running to retain his services.
RENTON, Washington - The Seattle Seahawks have signed offensive lineman Lemuel Jeanpierre and safety Jeron Johnson to one-year contract extensions, and given restricted free agent wide receiver Doug Baldwin a second-round tender.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota - The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed punt returner and cornerback Marcus Sherels.
Two people familiar with the situation say Michael Vick and the Eagles haven't ruled out the quarterback returning to Philadelphia.
TEMPE, Arizona - The Arizona Cardinals have hired two-time Olympic gold medalist Roger Kingdom as assistant strength and conditioning coach.
LAKE FOREST, Illinois - The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with defensive end Trevor Scott.