A major study conducted on the relationship between American football and brain disease will continue without a US$30 million research grant from the NFL, ESPN reported Tuesday.
Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford used accuracy and poise to pass for 254 yards and three touchdowns, leading the Lions to a 35-27 victory at fast-finishing New Orleans on Monday.
After one of the strangest and nastiest games this NFL season, Cam Newton had an odd feeling.
The New York Giants forged a three-way tie atop the NFC East division by winning 31-24 at Miami on Monday, with Odell Beckham Jr.'s 84-yard touchdown reception putting the visitors ahead to stay with 11 minutes to go.
Alabama's super-sized running back Derrick Henry was awarded the Heisman Trophy on Saturday for college football's player of the season.
Unbeaten Carolina wrapped up the NFC South division title with a 41-38 win at New Orleans on Sunday, with Cam Newton finding Jerricho Cotchery with 1:05 to go for his fifth touchdown pass of the game.
Aaron Rodgers threw a 61-yard touchdown pass to Richard Rodgers with no time left to give the Green Bay Packers a 27-23 victory over the Detroit Lions on Thursday.
Tom Brady lost yet another one of his trusted targets and this time he also lost a game.
Tom Brady led New England to a 20-13 victory over the Bills on Monday night and kept the defending Super Bowl champions on course for their second perfect regular season in nine years.
Arizona's Chandler Catanzaro kicked a 32-yard field goal with 2 seconds remaining to give the Cardinals a 34-31 victory over Cincinnati in the NFL on Sunday, maintaining their three-game lead atop the NFC West division.