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  • Ref: 'I didn't do anything wrong'
    September 27, 2012, 2:22 PM EDT
    Lance Easley might be out of a job as an NFL replacement referee, but he insists that he made the right call on Monday night, TMZ reports.
  • Patriots coach Belichick fined $50K
    September 26, 2012, 1:48 PM EDT
    New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick was fined $50,000 for his conduct following Sunday night's game against the Baltimore Ravens, the NFL announced on Wednesday.
  • Broncos' Mays banned 1 game for hit
    September 25, 2012, 2:37 PM EDT

    Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays will serve a one-game suspension for the helmet-to-helmet hit he put on Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in Week 3.

  • Smith emotional after TD reception
    September 23, 2012, 9:44 PM EDT
    Torrey Smith took a knee and pointed to the sky after he hauled in a 25-yard touchdown reception from Joe Flacco. Smith, who is playing with a heavy heart because of the recent death of his younger brother, was then met by most of his teammates in an emotional scene after the catch.
  • Heyward-Bey carted off with injury
    September 23, 2012, 7:45 PM EDT
    Heyward-Bey carted off with neck injury
  • C.J. Spiller carted off with injury
    September 23, 2012, 1:47 PM EDT
    C.J. Spiller carted off with injury
  • Report: NFL to honor Steve Sabol
    September 20, 2012, 1:14 PM EDT
    Steve Sabol left a lasting impression on NFL fans during his time at NFL Films. This week, fans will remember him in NFL stadiums across the country with a video tribute, reports citing a league source.
  • Nicks, Bradshaw sidelined for Giants
    September 19, 2012, 5:45 PM EDT

    The Giants came away with a 'W' on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but it came at a steep price.

  • Bumbling continues for refs on MNF
    September 17, 2012, 10:19 PM EDT
    Replacement officials became an easy punch line on social media outlets during Monday night’s game between the Denver Broncos and Atlanta Falcons. Referees looked confused and lacked certainty when making calls.
  • Aaron Hernandez suffers ankle injury
    September 16, 2012, 1:36 PM EDT
    New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was helped off the field with an apparent ankle injury in the first quarter against the Arizona Cardinals.
  • Jennings (groin) inactive against Bears
    September 13, 2012, 7:09 PM EDT
    Greg Jennings inactive against Bears
  • Rodger Saffold carted off field
    September 09, 2012, 3:46 PM EDT
    Rams left tackle Rodger Saffold was carted off the Edward Jones Dome turf after undergoing what appeared to be a neck injury.
  • Report: Jackson to undergo MRI
    September 09, 2012, 3:06 PM EDT
    Bills running back Fred Jackson will be sidelined for the remainder of the day after sustaining a leg injury by way of Jets safety LaRon Landry.
  • Report: Jaguars fine MJD for holdout
    September 09, 2012, 1:08 PM EDT
    Maurice Jones-Drew racked up nearly $1.6M in fines because of his 38-day holdout, but he had to pay a little less than half of that amount, according to a CBS Sports report.
  • Stewart won't play for Panthers
    September 09, 2012, 12:18 PM EDT
    Jonathan Stewart won't play for Panthers.
  • Report: Richardson to start for Browns
    September 09, 2012, 12:04 PM EDT
    After undergoing two knee procedures in six months, rookie running back Trent Richardson will start for the Browns, according to an report.