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Overtime

...multiple drivers. Pro FootballCommissioner of CFL won't stayMark Cohon will step down as commissioner of the Canadian Football League on Jan. 9.The decision announced Thursday between Cohon and the league's board of governors was reached by mutual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-04/overtime
Atlanta place-kicker Matt Bryant has been Mr. Automatic this season

...bounced around a bit early in his career, playing for four teams and even doing a stint in the now-defunct United Football League. But he found a home after signing with the Falcons in 2009, and this might be his best season yet.He's made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-19/atlanta-place-kicker-matt-bry
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...One day, a very important visitor - Pete Rozelle, commissioner of the National Football League - showed up at his office. The old American Football League, rival of the NFL, had begun making inroads toward locating a franchise in Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Rants & Raves

...and then show pictures of people who look like the "dirt poor class." WOULDN'T IT BE nice to have a college football league composed of players who actually wanted a college education? Those who would use football as a way to get a college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-24/rants-raves
The price of fame

...who ? despite the suspension ? is a virtual lock to earn millions as a high-round draft pick in the National Football League as early as 2015. The Heisman Trophy contender is simply that good.Todd Gurley is a valuable commodity because of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-13/price-fame
Stop attacks on women

An assault by a National Football League player on his girlfriend (now his wife) was recorded by an elevator surveillance camera and later shown on the celebrity gossip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-20/stop-attacks-women
Former Titans kicker Rob Bironas dies in crash

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36.The former Tennessee Titans player...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-21/former-titans-kicker-rob-biro
Get a beer without leaving your seat - San Francisco 49ers' new stadium has an app for that

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - It's a tough challenge for the National Football League to entice fans off their comfy couches and into stadiums when ticket prices are almost as high as the sport's TV ratings.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-02/get-beer-without-leaving-y
Unacceptable acceptance

...knew it. Yet the team owner, general manager and head coach all defended Rice throughout the ordeal.The National Football League knew it. Yet Commissioner Roger Goodell meted out a light punishment and insisted Rice wouldn't fall under the league's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-11/unacceptable-acceptan
Georgia Southern kicker starts off strong after rough 2013 season

...kicker Tim Foley was drafted in the 10th round by the San Francisco 49ers in 1988. David Cool played in the Arena Football League and made a 19-yard game-winning field goal for the Orlando Predators on the final play to win Arena Bowl XIV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-04/georgia-southern-kicker-s