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NFL notebook: No X-rays needed for Romo

Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo appears fine after he left the preseason game against the Seahawks on Thursday night due to back tightness. On Dallas' ...

NFL notebook: Browns ship LB Mingo to Patriots for draft pick

Barkevious Mingo never really fit in with the Browns. The Patriots will try to find an ideal spot for him. A major disappointment in Cleveland, Mingo, the ...

NFL notebook: Teams inquiring about Browns' WR Gordon

Multiple teams reached out to the Browns about the availability of receiver Josh Gordon, ESPN reported. But a Browns team source told ESPN the team ...

Perseverance pays dividends for receiver Pryor in Cleveland

BEREA, Ohio — Amid the ups and downs of an uneven NFL career, Terrelle Pryor has sought to discover a place — and a position ...

NFL notebook: Ex-Pro Bowler Sharper sentenced to 18 years in prison

Former NFL star Darren Sharper was sentenced to 18 years in prison in a case where he was accused of drugging and raping as many ...

NFL notebook: Cardinals' Arians downplays ailment

Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was released from the hospital Wednesday after an overnight stay and pronounced the stomach problem that sent him there "no big ...

Former Pitt, Clairton star Boyd leans on past in rookie year with Bengals

CINCINNATI — Admittedly, the chips located on the shoulders of Tyler Boyd are there to stay. They are remnants of a sometimes-unsettled past, but mostly ...

NFL notebook: Eagles left tackle Johnson rips league drug policy

Eagles left tackle Lane Johnson criticized the NFL Players Association as he faces a likely 10-game suspension for violation of the league's performance-enhancing drug policy. ...

NFL notebook: Bills give quarterback Taylor 6-year contract

One season was enough for Tyrod Taylor to convince the Bills he has the potential to be their franchise quarterback. Now he has the contract to ...

NFL notebook: Ticket holders sue for $5 million over canceled Hall of Fame game

Four ticket holders to last week's canceled Hall of Fame game filed a federal lawsuit against the NFL and the Pro Football Hall of Fame ...

NFL teams can use tablets to break down video during preseason games

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera believes too much technology might wind up hurting the NFL game. Other coaches are more welcoming to even ...

Franklin Regional grad Hickey gets NFL opportunity with Vikings

Sean Hickey hasn't backed down from his dream of making it in the NFL. The Franklin Regional and Syracuse University graduate recently signed a free agent ...

RG3 named starting quarterback for Browns

CLEVELAND — Despite spending an entire season on Washington's bench, Robert Griffin III never doubted he'd be a starter again. His belief became reality Monday, when ...

NFL notebook: Broncos name co-No. 1 QBs on initial depth chart

The Super Bowl champs released their first depth chart, and there's still little clarification on who will be the Broncos' starting quarterback in 2016. Mark Sanchez ...

Greene, Dungy, DeBartolo take place in Pro Football Hall of Fame 

CANTON, Ohio — As usual, Kevin Greene found himself next to a quarterback. Greene, a former Steelers linebacker and founding partner in the "Blitzburgh" defense ...

Hall of Fame welcomes latest class; Harrison, Pace 1st to enter

CANTON, Ohio — They came in No. 4 jerseys and wearing cheeseheads. They chanted "Go Pack, Go." It was Lambeau Field transported to Ohio, and only ...