The Tennessee Titans said they will release running back Chris Johnson, a three-time Pro Bowl selection who is one of seven players in National Football League history to rush for more than 2,000 yards in a season.
The National Football League may have saved itself from a potentially higher payout -- and a stain on its reputation -- by reaching a $765 million settlement with former players over concussions, according to sports business executives.
Watching six real football players compete in a video game of the sport had its moments. It’s fun to know Tim Tebow springs to his feet when he plays Madden NFL, and that he feels comfortable playing in a purple tie and UGG shoes.
Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings became the first running back in six years to win the National Football League’s Most Valuable Player award following a season in which he fell nine yards shy of breaking Eric Dickerson’s 28-year-old rushing record.
Former New York Jets running back Curtis Martin’s election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame was “bittersweet” when his mentor, New York Giants coach Bill Parcells, who led the franchise to two championships, didn’t make it.