Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick threw two touchdown passes and the New York Jets forced five Indianapolis turnovers en route to a 20-7 victory over the winless Colts on Monday night.
The Dallas Cowboys shut down DeMarco Murray and beat the Philadelphia Eagles 20-10 in the NFL on Sunday to improve to 2-0, but the victory came with a cost -- quarterback Tony Romo went down hard and left the game with a broken left collarbone.
A new study of deceased NFL players found 96 percent of those tested suffered from brain disease, it was reported on Friday, fueling fresh fears about the health risks in America's most popular sport.
Denver cornerback Bradley Roby returned Jamaal Charles' second fumble 21 yards for a touchdown with 27 seconds remaining, completing a stunning comeback in the Broncos' 31-24 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL on Thursday.
One of the United States' oldest college football teams has its first openly gay player.
Julio Jones hauled in nine passes for 141 yards, including a pair of touchdowns, and the Atlanta Falcons came back after squandering a 17-point halftime lead to beat the Philadelphia Eagles 26-24 Monday night in the coaching debut of Dan Quinn.
Dallas quarterback Tony Romo threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to Jason Witten with 7 seconds left, giving the Cowboys a 27-26 win against the New York Giants on Sunday in the teams' first game of the new NFL season.
The U.S. city of San Diego and the Chargers are poised to miss a deadline set by the mayor to schedule an election on whether taxpayers should help pay for a new stadium to stop the NFL team from moving to Los Angeles.
The National Football League season kicking off Thursday will unleash a flood of wagering in which US$95 billion will be bet, most of it illegally, the American Gaming Association said Wednesday.
Super Bowl-winning former New York Giants player Tyler Sash was found dead at his home early Tuesday, multiple U.S. media reports said.