Quarterback Andy Dalton signs lucrative extension with Bengals

...since Favre 'retired' from the Packers, tried to return, then went on to play for the New York Jets and rival Minnesota Vikings. JETS: Geno Smith will start over Michael Vick at quarterback in the team's preseason opener Thursday night against...

Kluwe lawyer: No lawsuit imminent against Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS - Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is backing away from his threat to sue the team over alleged discrimination - for now.Kluwe vowed last week...

Minnesota Vikings' action supported by league

The NFL stands behind the action taken by the Vikings that concluded a six-month investigation into allegations made by former punter Chris Kluwe.

Saints, tight end Jimmy Graham come to terms

...for Graham, who last season led the Saints with 86 catches for 1,215 yards and 16 touchdowns. COURTS: Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe intends to sue the team over allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach, his lawyer said Tuesday...

Man accused of assault in Peterson case

...killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson...comfortable enough with the Minnesota Vikings that he didn't want to be...had a solid feeling about the Minnesota Vikings and that was it.'' UP TO...

Falcons' Matt Ryan hasn't relaxed much during off-season after dismal 2013

...Matthews sixth overall and signing Jon Asamoah early in free agency to play right guard.Mike Tice, the former Minnesota Vikings head coach, was hired as offensive line coach."Those guys are working through some of those changes, but I think...

Academics stressed at NexStep Student-Athlete Academy forum

...Moore said.Williamson, a University of South Carolina product who was drafted seventh in the 2005 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings, said he wishes he had a program to help him understand the consequences of his early choices."I was doing enough...

2014 Summer Camps Guide - SPORTS

...eventbrite.com; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 7; free; youth football clinic; fundamentals from USC alum/Minnesota Vikings player Brinkley and othersKODA'S KIDS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING CAMP: South Aiken...

Wild barrage on Crawford beats Blackhawks

...penalty-kill percentage in the league. ... The Bickell-Toews-Smith line totaled just three shots. ... Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, drafted from Louisville the night before, took in his first hockey game.

Former Yellow Jacket Hazel, ex-Golden Hawk Watts drafted

...on Saturday.Hazel was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the sixth round with the 190th overall pick, while the Minnesota Vikings chose Watts in the seventh round with the 223rd overall pick."A lot of teams told me I'm versatile, I can play...