The Detroit Lions re-signed Calvin Johnson to an eight-year contract that they said is worth close to $130 million and makes him the highest-paid wide receiver in National Football League history.
Drew Brees set records on the field as the New Orleans Saints quarterback this year and beat all other athletes off of it in the Power 100, a measure of performance, popularity and marketability, Bloomberg Businessweek reports on its website.
Brett Favre has boarded a plane to Minneapolis and will rejoin the Minnesota Vikings for a 20th season in the National Football League, the NFL Network said.
The Philadelphia Eagles got snowed out and still clinched a spot in the National Football League playoffs. The Minnesota Vikings had a game postponed or moved for the third straight week.
Quarterback Drew Brees is looking for some homestyle protection from the people of New Orleans when he becomes the cover athlete for Electronic Arts Inc.’s latest “Madden NFL” video game.
"It's been well established the blow-out preventer met all of its certification and maintenance requirements."
- Jared Allen on Mar 12, 2013