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Goodell makes it official: He will hear Brady’s appeal
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made it official Tuesday: He will hear Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension. Tue, 06/02/2015 - 4:48pm
Michael Sam has agreed to a two-year contract with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League
Montreal Alouettes sign Michael Sam
The Montreal Alouettes have signed defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL. Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:29pm
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Brady appeals suspension in ‘Deflategate’
Tom Brady has appealed his four-game suspension for his role in using deflated footballs during the AFC championship game. Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:23pm
Odell Beckham Jr. is featured on the cover of EA Sports Madden 16 video game.
Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. chosen for Madden cover
Fans often compare Odell Beckham's one-handed grabs to plays only possible in video games. Now they're handing the Giants receiver the cover of football's biggest console franchise. Thu, 05/14/2015 - 2:53pm
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NFL suspends Brady 4 games for deflated footballs
The NFL suspended Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady for the first four games on Monday for his role in a scheme to deflate footballs used in the AFC title game. Mon, 05/11/2015 - 5:49pm
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NFL finds Patriots employees probably deflated balls
An NFL investigation has found that New England Patriots employees likely deflated footballs and that quarterback Tom Brady was "at least generally aware" of the rules violations. Wed, 05/06/2015 - 1:42pm
New Hanover High School student-athlete dead
According to New Hanover County School's spokeswoman Valita Quattlebaum, student athlete Rachone Johnson died on Saturday night. Sun, 02/22/2015 - 10:01pm
Panthers’ Newton suffers back fractures in crash
The Panthers say quarterback Cam Newton suffered fractures in his lower back in a car crash in Charlotte. Tue, 12/09/2014 - 8:40pm
NFL alum attends Turkey Bowl in honor of coach
An NFL alum, as well as other football players, brought back a Thanksgiving tradition in honor a a coach and mentor. Thu, 11/27/2014 - 9:18pm
Tuesday Night Sports
Connor Barth is back in the NFL. He's wearing orange again, but this time for a Super Bowl contender. The high school basketball season is underway; highlights from a pair of games and a preview of the Laney/WWAY Invitational. Please click on icon for Tuesday night's sports. Wed, 11/26/2014 - 5:54am