AP sources: Cowboys' Zack Martin should be OK for opener

The Dallas Cowboys received the good news they expected after a preseason knee injury to Zack Martin, the highest-paid guard in the NFL.

Vikes cut kicker Kai Forbath; rookie Daniel Carlson gets job

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The Minnesota Vikings have released kicker Kai Forbath, completing their plan to turn over the job to rookie Daniel Carlson.

Titans, Eagles lead NFL with most lowering-head penalties

August 19
The NFL tapped Titans coach Mike Vrabel to narrate a video detailing the new rule on lowering the head to initiate contact, hoping the man who played 14 years as a linebacker in the league could more easily explain how players should adapt.
July 26

Manziel to back up Adams for Alouettes against Eskimos

Johnny Manziel will have to wait to get on the field for the Montreal Alouettes.
June 4
Ouch! Watch Packers linebacker Matthews take a softball in his face

Ouch! Watch Packers linebacker Matthews take a softball in his face

Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews says he needs surgery on his nose after getting hit in the face with a line drive during a charity softball game.
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February 12
Johnny Manziel in 2015

Manziel says he's sober, bipolar and hoping for another NFL chance

Johnny Manziel wants to transform into Johnny Football once again. The former Texas A&M star quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner famously flamed out in the…
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August 2, 2017
Packers' coach Vince Lombardi during a game in December 1964.

Green Bay school named for Vince Lombardi cancels football season

The upcoming football season at a Green Bay middle school named for legendary Packers coach Vince Lombardi has been canceled because the school can't find any coaches.
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July 19, 2017
The Vikings will move their training camp from Mankato to Eagan in 2018.

Vikings, Mankato parting ways after one final training camp

Training camp generally draws about 60,000 fans to Mankato over two weeks. The Vikings expect more visitors to their new suburban facility, but won't put a number on how many.
Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery (17) makes an 11-yard reception for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct
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A general view of Super Bowl Live and the George R. Brown Convention Center, Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 in Houston.

For Minnesotans in Houston, there's plenty of homework

The state's committee is in Houston this week to study how next year's event can have a local flavor.
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December 12, 2016
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd (15)

Arizona receiver Michael Floyd arrested on DUI charge

Police say Floyd, a high school star at Cretin-Derham-Hall in St. Paul, was found unconscious behind the wheel of his running vehicle at a Scottsdale intersection shortly before 3 a.m. MST.
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December 6, 2016
Indianapolis Colts running back Robert Turbin, left, dives in for a touchdown score after avoiding a tackle by New York Jets cornerback Darryl Roberts

Colts rout Jets, move into first-place tie

The Colts beat the Jets 41-10 to move into a three-way tie for first. The Sports Xchange's Howard Balzer joins Amy Campbell to handicap the AFC South & to preview Thursday's Raiders-Chiefs tilt.
Vikings super fans Sid Davey and David Garza showed up in Canton to support the Vikings during their 1st preseason game of the season.
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November 22, 2016
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) lays on the ground after taking a late hit from New York Giants defensive end Olivier Vernon (54) in the firs

Bears' Cutler to miss rest of season

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is believed to have a torn labrum in his throwing shoulder and will miss the rest of the regular season. However, Cutler is seeking a second opinion.
Nfl
November 22, 2016
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper breaks away from Houston Texans defensive end D.J. Reader on his way to scoring a touchdown during the seco

Raiders rally past Texans in Mexico

Derek Carr threw two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to lift the Raiders past the Texans 27-20. Raiders coach Jack Del Rio spoke after Oakland's fourth consecutive victory.
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November 21, 2016
Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians

Cardinals coach Arians in hospital for chest pains

Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was taken to the hospital Sunday night because of chest pains after the Vikings game but the team says test results "have come back favorably."
Nfl
November 9, 2016
Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers is stopped by Indianapolis Colts' Erik Walden on a third down run during the first half of an NFL football game Sunda

How to fix the Packers

The Journal Sentinel's Gary D'Amato and Greg Picker discuss the recent changes the Packers have made to their roster and if it will help them turn their disappointing season around.
Nfl
November 7, 2016
Falcons extend GM Thomas Dimitroff

Falcons extend GM Thomas Dimitroff

The Falcons awarded General Manager Thomas Dimitroff with a three-year contract extension Monday. Atlanta leads the NFC South but hasn't made the playoffs since 2012.
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October 31, 2016
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu catches a touchdown pass from Matt Ryan past Green Bay Packers defender Jake Ryan for a 33-32 victory on Su

Who's to blame for Packers loss?

The Packers came up short on Sunday, falling to the Falcons 33-32. The WSJ/Madison.com's Tom Oates and Justin Horowitz discuss who should be blamed for Green Bay's recent loss.
Nfl
October 31, 2016
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) is hit and knocked from the game for a second time by Indianapolis Colts free safety Clayton Geathers (

NFL needs transparent concussion policy

The Chiefs announced that QB Alex Smith does not have a concussion, which leads to more questions about the NFL's protocol. Injury analyst Will Carroll joins Noah Coslov to discuss solutions.
Nfl
October 31, 2016
Atlanta Falcons defensive end Adrian Clayborn sacks Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during the third quarter in an NFL football game on Su

Falcons rally for wild win over Packers

Matt Ryan threw an 11-yard touchdown to Mohamed Sanu with 31 seconds remaining to lift the Falcons to a 33-32 win over the Packers. The AJC's D. Orlando Ledbetter reports from the Georgia Dome.
Nfl
October 25, 2016
Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles (5) slides in front of Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Malcolm Smith (53) during the fourth quarter

Are the Oakland Raiders legit?

The Sports Xchange's Howard Balzer joins Michelle Gingras to discuss if the Oakland Raiders are a Super Bowl contender and when the Rams should start Jared Goff.
Nfl
October 25, 2016
This Aug. 19, 2016 photo shows Miami Dolphins running back Arian Foster (34) walking along the sideline during an NFL preseason football game in Arlin

Arian Foster announces retirement

Dolphins running back Arian Foster announced his retirement from the NFL on Monday in a statement via the website UNINTERRUPTED.
Vikings
October 22, 2016
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ricardo Louis (80) tries to get past Tennessee Titans cornerback Perrish Cox (20) in the second half of an NFL football

Wins for No. 1 Vikings ... and No. 32 Browns?! Mark Craig's NFL picks

Each Saturday morning during the NFL season, we’ll wake up early, take a hearty cut at predicting the unpredictable league, wince at how it went the week before and ponder the definition of insanity.
Vikings
October 21, 2016
Chicago Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer (2) is looked at on the sideline after suffering an injury in the second quarter of a game against the Green Bay

Another NFL snoozefest on Thursday night

The NFL provided fans with another boring game as the Packers beat the Bears 26-10. Charlie Bernstein of Football Insiders and Justin Shackil discuss why Thursday Night Football is struggling.

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