Deshaun Watson’s inadequate suspension gives Roger Goodell a chance to save face

Increasing Watson's suspension is a fight worth waging for Roger Goodell, even if it's about public relations.

By Kevin B. BlackistoneAugust 5, 2022

Jimmy Johnson laughs at Jerry Jones jab over Cowboys’ Ring of Honor snub

Jones had said that a decision to bestow on Johnson a long-awaited team enshrinement would not be "tailored around whether Jimmy is sniveling or not.”

By Des BielerAugust 4, 2022

NFL names former New Jersey AG to hear Deshaun Watson appeal

Peter G. Harvey, the former attorney general of New Jersey, will hear the league's appeal of the six-game suspension given to Watson by a disciplinary officer.

By Mark MaskeAugust 4, 2022

Marquise Brown arrested on speeding charge after reportedly driving 126 mph

The Arizona Cardinals wide receiver was arrested Wednesday morning in Phoenix on a charge of criminal speeding.

By Des Bieler and Cindy BorenAugust 4, 2022

An NFL star, a murder-suicide and the family left behind

The children of Jim Tyrer, an all-time great AFL player with the Chiefs, for years have lived with the deaths of their parents. They continue to seek understanding of why he died, as well as more recognition of how he played.

By Cindy BorenAugust 4, 2022

Carson Wentz’s training camp performance has been consistently inconsistent

The Commanders' quarterback has coupled flashes of brilliance with mistimed or inaccurate throws as the seven-year veteran struggles to find his rhythm.

By Sam FortierAugust 7, 2022

Commanders notes: LB Tre Walker unretires; Carson Wentz struggles again

Walker, an undrafted player out of the University of Idaho, did not attend practice Friday because of his brief retirement.

By Nicki Jhabvala and Sam FortierAugust 6, 2022

Taylor Heinicke spent the offseason building his game — and his Legos

Washington Commanders quarterback Taylor Heinicke, back in a second-string role, spent the offseason refining his game and picking up a new, intricate hobby.

By Nicki JhabvalaAugust 5, 2022

NFL appeals Deshaun Watson’s six-game suspension, seeks season-long ban

The appeal will be heard and resolved by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell or his designee.

By Mark MaskeAugust 3, 2022

Brian Flores’s honor saved Dolphins owner Stephen Ross from himself

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross broke the NFL's rules. Brian Flores kept him from doing worse.

By Sally JenkinsAugust 3, 2022

NFL suspends, fines Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, strips team of two draft picks

The Dolphins' penalties are related to the NFL's investigation of tampering and tanking, which began in the aftermath of Brian Flores's racial discrimination lawsuit.

By Mark MaskeAugust 2, 2022

Let Deshaun Watson’s imperfect justice be a lesson to Roger Goodell’s NFL

Maybe an injustice in Deshaun Watson's punishment will help prevent future extreme swings of the NFL injustice pendulum.

By Sally JenkinsAugust 2, 2022

NFL’s failure to protect women saved Deshaun Watson from accountability

After more than a year of avalanching allegations, the Cleveland Browns quarterback is close to emerging from a mess he created better off than he was before.

By Jerry BrewerAugust 1, 2022

Deshaun Watson suspended for six games by disciplinary officer

Watson's suspension comes under the NFL's personal conduct policy after he was accused of sexual misconduct by women in more than two dozen civil lawsuits.

By Mark MaskeAugust 1, 2022

Four takeaways from Deshaun Watson’s six-game suspension ruling

A former U.S. district judge ruled Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson should be suspended for six games. Here are the top takeaways from her decision.

By Matt BonesteelAugust 1, 2022

Ruling in Deshaun Watson disciplinary case is expected Monday

Depending on its finding, the ruling could then be appealed.

By Mark MaskeJuly 31, 2022

The Cardinals don’t trust Kyler Murray, so how can Murray trust the Cardinals?

The Cardinals struck Kyler Murray's homework clause, but never has the contract extension of a quarterback prodigy seemed so glum.

By Jerry BrewerJuly 30, 2022

Cardinals drop Kyler Murray’s homework clause from contract extension

Calling it "a distraction," the Cardinals have removed the "independent study" clause from Kyler Murray's contract extension.

By Matt BonesteelJuly 29, 2022

Kyler Murray says it’s ‘disrespectful’ to think he doesn’t study film

The Cardinals quarterback launched an impassioned defense of his work ethic after the revelation of a since-removed "independent study" clause in his contract extension.

By Des BielerJuly 28, 2022

Daniel Snyder faces House committee under oath for more than 10 hours

The Commanders owner appeared remotely Thursday for a voluntary deposition with the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

By Mark Maske, Liz Clarke and Nicki JhabvalaJuly 28, 2022

Julio Jones will join Tom Brady and the Buccaneers’ receiving corps

The 33-year-old former Falcons star had a disappointing stint last season with the Titans but could provide some help for Tampa Bay.

By Des BielerJuly 27, 2022

Kliff Kingsbury says Kyler Murray’s homework clause is no big deal

Freshly re-signed Cardinals QB Kyler Murray must do four hours of weekly "independent study," per the terms of his new contract.

By Matt BonesteelJuly 27, 2022

Kyler can’t play today, guys. He’s got to finish his homework.

Kyler Murray's mandated study time should embarrass everyone involved, including his Arizona Cardinals.

By Candace BucknerJuly 27, 2022