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Veteran defensive tackle Dockett joins 49ers on 2-year deal
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Defensive tackle Darnell Dockett has signed a two-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers that will keep him in the NFC West after playing all of his 10 NFL seasons with Arizona....

Wilfork tweets that Patriots won't pick up his option
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Vince Wilfork says his time with the New England Patriots is over after 11 years....

Peyton Manning has some unfinished business

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Peyton Manning has unfinished business....

NFL stadium supporters in LA suburb file ballot paperwork
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Organizers behind a proposed stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers in a Los Angeles suburb filed paperwork Wednesday to bring their plan before voters....

NFL stadium supporters in Carson file ballot paperwork
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Organizers behind a proposed stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers in the Los Angeles suburbs have filed paperwork to bring their plan before voters....

Goodell: NFL responsible for Super Bowl seating problems
DALLAS (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a taped deposition played for jurors Wednesday that the league was responsible for problems that left hundreds of fans without seats or with restricted views during the 2011 Super Bowl at Cowboys Stadium....

Former player Nate Jackson calls for NFL to allow marijuana

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DENVER (AP) -- Former Broncos tight end Nate Jackson says he believes the NFL will have no choice but to remove marijuana from its lists of banned substances in the near future....

With Peterson's status in question, Vikings pay a visit

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The Minnesota Vikings have made their in-person pitch to Adrian Peterson....

Vikings agree to trade Cassel to Bills

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills agreed on a trade Wednesday that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and give the Vikings extra draft picks....

With McCoy trade, Kelly proves every player expendable

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Chip Kelly's latest bold move is another example of his coaching philosophy: "Culture beats scheme."...