Marshawn Lynch ends his holdout

...Seahawks have let Robert Turbin and Christine Michael get the bulk of carries during camp. Falcons: Announced that defensive tackle Peria Jerry, a first-round draft pick from Mississippi in 2009, has decided to retire.No reason was given by...

South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier says hype surrounding Jadeveon Clowney was no problem

...Clowney, the No. 1 pick of the Houston Texans, other high-profile players including quarterback Connor Shaw, defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles, wide receiver Bruce Ellington and cornerback Victor Hampton are off to pro careers.Clowney was...

Panthers striving to be NFL's No. 1 defense

...the league's elite defensive team."I feel like we can be the league's No. 1 defense," said second-year defensive tackle Kawann Short.Carolina allowed 301.3 yards and 15.1 points per game last season; the Seahawks allowed 276...

Heisman winner, teammate were held at gunpoint

...program and the status of a fourth is in doubt.Team spokesman Kevin Best said senior defensive tackle Shawn Underwood, redshirt freshman defensive tackle Gregg Webb left for personal reasons while sophomore linebacker Clint Heaven transferred...

Lions table contract talks with Ndamukong Suh

The Detroit Lions are postponing contract talks with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season.Suh is entering the final season of his contract, and team president Tom Lewand and general...

Defending national champion Seminoles dominate media's All-ACC team

...players on the preseason all-Atlantic Coast Conference team.Clemson All-American defensive end Vic Beasley, defensive tackle Grady Jarrett and linebacker Stephone Anthony were also named to the first team. The Tigers led all conference teams...

Bobby Petrino out to prove he deserves second chance with Louisville

...Kansas coach Charlie Weis jokingly said he'll try not to use as many curse words during the game. BENGALS: Defensive tackle Geno Atkins, a former Georgia star, and starting cornerback Leon Hall were among nine players placed on the physically...

Returning South Carolina Gamecocks players confident of 'another big season'

...season, as big as we can make it."Clowney, Shaw, defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles and receiver Bruce Ellington were some...1 overall in the draft by the Houston Texans.Defensive tackle Quarles and defensive end Chaz Sutton are also gone...

Minnesota Vikings' action supported by league

...first of three interviews with investigators.He admitted making one such comment in his second interview. BILLS: Defensive tackle Marcell Dareus won't be ready for the start of training camp after he was placed on the active/non-football...

August opening set for college football hall in Atlanta

...were taken.New Mexico receiver Chase Clayton, North Carolina linebacker Darius Lipford, Virginia-Lynchburg defensive tackle Lakendrick Ross and Southern Methodist running back Traylon Shead ? went undrafted and are now free agents.