- Johnny Manziel booked in domestic violence case Updated: May-04-16 6:18 pm
DALLAS - Johnny Manziel has been booked and posted bond in a domestic violence case, one day before the former Cleveland Browns quarterback faces his first court hearing.
- With ban lifted, SEC coaches gearing up for satellite camps Updated: May-04-16 5:34 pm
Southeastern Conference coaches are ready to start participating in the satellite camps their league had wanted to eliminate nationwide.
- Clemson offense set to step forward, led by Deshaun Watson Updated: May-04-16 3:19 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Clemson's defense made a strong impression on the NFL with seven players selected in last week's draft. Next season, it looks like Tigers offensive stars led by quarterback Deshaun Watson will take center stage when pro teams come calling.
- UCLA's Adams pleads no contest to battery of Uber driver Updated: May-04-16 3:06 pm
LOS ANGELES - UCLA football player Ishmael Adams has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor battery over a fight he had with an Uber driver shortly before the start of last season.
- Ex-Vandy RB Brian Kimbrow leaves Middle Tennessee's team Updated: May-04-16 2:16 pm
MURFREESBORO, Tennessee - Former Vanderbilt running back Brian Kimbrow has left Middle Tennessee's football program.
- Washington school may ban football coach after investigation Updated: May-04-16 2:14 pm
SEATTLE - A school district in western Washington is considering a two-year ban for its celebrated football coach after a report pointed to possible misconduct.
- 2016 Russell Athletic Bowl date announced Updated: May-04-16 1:43 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - The 2016 Russell Athletic Bowl will be played Dec. 28 at the recently renamed Camping World Stadium, Citrus Sports officials announced Wednesday.
- East Carolina adds junior college QB Gardner Minshew Updated: May-04-16 1:35 pm
GREENVILLE, North Carolina - East Carolina has signed junior college quarterback Gardner Minshew.
- Ohio university pays player $712K to settle concussion suit Updated: May-04-16 11:25 am
TOLEDO, Ohio - A university in Ohio will pay $712,000 to a former football player who said the team's coaches and medical staff didn't pull him from practice right away after he suffered multiple concussions that led to a permanent brain injury.
- Man acquitted in football player slaying awaiting sentencing Updated: May-04-16 11:16 am
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - A 23-year-old man who was acquitted of murder and other charges in the 2013 robbery and killing of Eastern Michigan University wide receiver Demarius Reed is free while awaiting sentencing in an unrelated Detroit shooting.
- As Big 12 ponders expansion, American on guard for losses Updated: May-03-16 7:01 pm
The Big 12 presidents will consider in the coming weeks whether the league should expand, leaving the American Athletic Conference on guard for the possibility of one or more defections.
- Former East Carolina coach rejuvenated by job at Virginia Updated: May-03-16 6:05 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - Ruffin McNeill no longer commands the corner office where the head coach can wow recruits and their parents with polished wood paneling decor, highlight films playing on a big screen and other signs of the trappings of playing football at his university.
- Conway makes switch from basketball to football Updated: May-03-16 5:56 pm
LARAMIE, Wyoming - Austin Conway is switching sports at Wyoming.
- New Jersey man charged with rape at Massachusetts college Updated: May-03-16 9:59 am
NORTH ANDOVER, Massachusetts - A New Jersey teenager visiting a Massachusetts college has been charged with raping a student during the trip.
- Peyton Manning speaking at Freed-Hardeman Benefit Dinner Updated: May-03-16 4:09 am
HENDERSON, Tennessee - The NFL's recently retired Peyton Manning is speaking this fall at the Freed-Hardeman University Benefit Dinner to raise money for student scholarships.
- Vikings decline 5th-year option on WR Cordarrelle Patterson Updated: May-02-16 10:39 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have spent about a year sending gifted but flighty receiver and kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson messages that he needs to buckle down and come to training camp prepared to earn a spot.
- Study: Football concussions and resuming play vary by age Updated: May-02-16 9:50 pm
CHICAGO - Younger football players are more likely to return to the field less than a day after suffering concussions than those in high school and college, according to a new study.
- Alabama QB among 16 Cardinals rookie free agents Updated: May-02-16 8:14 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - Alabama quarterback Jake Coker is among 16 undrafted rookie free agents to agree to terms with the Arizona Cardinals.
- After strides at Michigan, Rudock gets NFL shot with Lions Updated: May-02-16 6:27 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - After his first game at Michigan last season, it was hard to tell if Jake Rudock would even make it through the year as the starting quarterback, much less play his way into an NFL opportunity.
- Bills agree to sign 14 undrafted rookies, including Striker Updated: May-02-16 5:26 pm
ORCHARD PARK, New York - As Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker predicted in an emotional speech made to family and friends after going undrafted last weekend, the sun has risen on his opportunity to pursue an NFL career.
- 4 Auburn football players arrested on marijuana charges Updated: May-02-16 4:15 pm
AUBURN, Alabama - Four Auburn football players have been arrested on misdemeanor drug charges, including starting cornerback Carlton Davis.
- Vikings undrafted rookies include Cockran, Stave Updated: May-02-16 2:51 pm
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota - The Minnesota Vikings have signed 10 undrafted free agents, including two area prospects: Minnesota defensive end Theiren Cockran and Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave.
- Jerry Sandusky presses appeal, wants to question witnesses Updated: May-02-16 2:06 pm
BELLEFONTE, Pennsylvania - Jerry Sandusky's effort to get his child molestation convictions thrown out ran into tough questioning Monday from a judge who voiced doubt about defense lawyers are entitled to question witnesses - including some of the former Penn State assistant football coach's victims.
- Ohio State football will play 4 consecutive night games Updated: May-02-16 11:47 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State will play nationally televised night games in four consecutive weeks next season.
- Nebraska road games vs. Wisconsin, Ohio St. to be at night Updated: May-02-16 11:17 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska's Big Ten road football games against Wisconsin and Ohio State have been selected for prime-time telecasts by the ESPN family of networks.