The Hayward school board has placed its superintendent on paid administrative leave while it investigates his possible role in former San Francisco 49ers player and accused rapist Ray McDonald's visit to Tennyson High School in February.
Linebacker Rolando McClain was suspended 10 games Thursday for his second violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy in as many years, leaving the Dallas defense with three banned starters to open the season.
In the summer of 2005, the year after he graduated from Green Bay East High School, Cassidy Kaminski worked at a gas station that happened to be strategically located between John Dorsey's house and the golf course Dorsey frequented, Ledgeview in De Pere.
Johnny Manziel has been suspended for the first four games of next season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, and the free agent quarterback could face further discipline over his domestic violence case if he signs with another team.
Almost a year after mangling his right hand in a fireworks accident, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has made a public service announcement about keeping children away from fireworks, and warning everyone to handle the pyrotechnic devices with care.
It's tough to call $60 million in guaranteed money a bargain, but that seems to aptly describe Carolina Panthers star Cam Newton's deal in light of the mega-contract Colts quarterback Andrew Luck signed Wednesday.
The Indianapolis Colts and quarterback Andrew Luck agreed to a new contract Wednesday that by all accounts will make him the highest-paid player in the NFL (and by extension, the highest-paid player in the history of the league, as well). It's officially being called a five-year extension worth $139 million with $87 million guaranteed.