Sports

Peterson Eligibility Sought by NFLPA

Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter, ESPN   (ESPN.com)—The NFL Players Association sent a letter to the NFL on Friday, calling for the immediate reinstatement of Adrian Peterson per the agreement the sides made for the Minnesota Vikings running back to go on the commissioner’s exempt list in September, according […read more]

Op-Ed

NFL Keeps Fumbling

By Raynard Jackson NNPA Columnist I am sick and tired of all the hypocrisy swirling around pro athletes and the National Football League (NFL) in particular. With all the accusation about domestic violence and child abuse consuming the NFL, I wonder why the public wants […read more]

Politics

NFL Players, Obama Agree on Pot

  (Politico) – Three in four players in the National Football League agree with President Barack Obama’s remarks earlier this year that marijuana is less dangerous than alcohol, according to a new poll. A survey conducted by ESPN.com’s NFL Nation and reported by the network on Wednesday shows […read more]