PRO FOOTBALL
LATEST NEWS

Attorneys review applications for 'Las Vegas Raiders' name
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A handful of people paid up to $275 for the "Las Vegas Raiders" trademark when news of the team's potential move from Oakland surfaced in January 2016. The filings have shed light on a trademark system that gives priority to the first people to submit applications, regardless of the validity of their claims....

NFL draft: Evaluating ex-top recruits who didn't match hype

AP Photo
Receivers Malachi Dupre of LSU and Travis Rudolph of Florida State are prime examples of pro prospects who left high school as five-star recruits and now enter the NFL draft trying to overcome perceptions that they never fulfilled their promise in college....

Romo to call Cowboys on Thanksgiving, might get earlier game
DALLAS (AP) -- Tony Romo should call his first Cowboys game in November in the former Dallas quarterback's first season as lead NFL analyst on CBS. It's just a question of which game....

Lease: Raiders wouldn't pay rent at tax-funded Vegas stadium

AP Photo
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders wouldn't pay rent at a proposed tax-funded stadium they want to call home in Las Vegas under the most recent version of a lease agreement unveiled Thursday during a meeting of the public entity overseeing plans for the $1.9 billion project....

Spoils for a champion: Patriots open season hosting Chiefs
One of the spoils of being champion: The New England Patriots will kick off the NFL season on Sept. 7 by hosting the Kansas City Chiefs....

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

AP Photo
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Yo, Roger, they did it....

The Latest: Raiders to announce some draft picks from Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Latest on plans for an NFL stadium in Las Vegas (all times local):...

Raiders exercise fifth-year option on star defender Mack

AP Photo
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders are making a commitment to one of the NFL's best players....

Play 60: Battling youth obesity and lack of fitness

AP Photo
When the NFL launched Play 60 a decade ago as a way to get American youth active, the league had no idea what reach the program would have....

NFL draft prospects thumbnail scouting reports
Scouting the top prospects available in the NFL draft that will be held April 27-29 in Philadelphia ((asterisk)-denotes early entrant):...