The NFL Wants More Women On The Field

While women compose an ever-growing portion of the National Football League’s fan base, they’ve struggled to land coaching or officiating roles in a sport traditionally dominated by men. This month, league officials continued their push to address gender inequality by formally appointing Sam Rapoport, a longtime NFL employee and former women’s professional football…read more

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ON FOOTBALL: NFL better served with suspensions than fines?

Hitting millionaires with fines that barely make a dent in their wallets doesn’t measure up to the dents those players are making in opponents. Ejections and suspensions might be far more effective in the NFL. Already this season, we’ve seen enough egregious hits and subsequent fines…read more

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15 must-read fantasy football stats for Week 3

Welcome to “Frelund’s 15,” where each week analytics expert Cynthia Frelund provides you with her 15 must-read stats for the upcoming slate of NFL games. These might not be end-all, be all stats for making a start or sit decision for your fantasy team, but they’re here to help you understand the matchups and make the most informed lineup decisions…read more

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7 teams facing disaster in Week 4 of the college football season

It’s only Week 4 of the college football season, but for certain teams and programs, the pressure is already ratcheted up. And because of it, that’s why — as we do every week at FoxSports.com — it’s time to look at which teams are facing disaster heading into this weekend…read more

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College football: Miami (Fla.) announces plans for new indoor practice facility

Miami (Fla.) will be the latest football program to see major improvements in its facilities, as the Hurricanes announced their plans Friday for the Carol Soffer Football Indoor Practice Facility. The facility will span 81,800 square feet and will include two outdoor turf practice fields that connect to the indoor portion that includes…read more

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Week 3 NFL injury report full of big names Abdullah, Brandon Marshall, Arian Foster

Week 2 was an injury-loaded affair that could alter the fantasy landscape after just two matchups. No one was immune to the problem, as quarterbacks, running backs and receivers alike all fell victim to the injury bug. Adrian Peterson: The former MVP was carried off the field in Minnesota’s home opener after suffering a…read more

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College football: OSU, Alabama are in a class by themselves

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer could have a bridge to sell you, maybe one leading to some prime oceanfront property in Bowling Green. He could request your help transferring the funds of a Nigerian prince. Or he could tell you the youngest major college team in years would be a championship contender before the…read more

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College football: Williams finds role in Va. Tech backfield after injuries

All of the emotional phone calls with her son and daily reminders of just how challenging his rehabilitation was didn’t compare to the times Tracey Williams actually would see her youngest baby nearly every other weekend in Blacksburg…read more

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College football afflicted by multiple chronic ills

Whether I’m at a coffee shop or the gun range or Pilates class, I always get the same two questions: 1. How come you’re so much better looking in person than on TV? 2. What’s wrong with college football?…read more

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11 college football coaches on the hot seat heading into Week 4

A quarter of the season is gone for some college football teams — seriously — and we’re starting to get a good idea of some teams’ identity around the college football landscape.
Unfortunately for these coaches, that identity might result in them losing their jobs in the coming months…read more

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Browns’ McCown to undergo MRI, in ‘excruciating pain’

Is the Cody Kessler era upon us? Josh McCown played through a shoulder issue on Sunday, but according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, is still in “excruciating pain” and will undergo an MRI Monday. Kessler, drafted in the third round this year out of USC, is the only option left for head coach Hue Jackson should McCown’s injury be serious…read more

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NFL Week 2 – Adrian Peterson’s knee injury has ‘calmed down’; Patriots win, lose QB and now face a daunting task

On “Sunday Night Football,” the Minnesota Vikings opened their new stadium with a victory over the rival Green Bay Packers, but they were dealt a tremendous blow when Adrian Peterson went down with a knee injury in the third quarter.  The Minnesota running back was helped off the field and left the locker room on crutches…read more

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Winners and losers from Week 3 in college football

Week 3 of the college football season came with plenty of heroes and a few goats as well. College Football 24/7 takes a look draft prospects who made some noise, for better or worse…read more

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NFL injury report Week 2: Fantasy football updates

ATLANTA FALCONS at OAKLAND RAIDERS  ATLANTA FALCONS–Out: LB De’Vondre  Campbell (ankle), S Keanu Neal (knee) –Questionable: DE Brooks Reed (shoulder)OAKLAND RAIDERS –Doubtful: T Matt McCants (knee), T Menelik Watson (groin) –Questionable: C Rodney Hudson (knee), G Gabe Jackson (knee), RB Taiwan Jones (concussion…read more

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Four Killed, 42 Injured in College Football Team Bus Crash in North Carolina

Four people were killed and dozens more injured when a bus carrying a college football team crashed into a highway median in North Carolina Saturday afternoon, authorities said. Forty-six people were on the bus traveling from Clinton College in Rock Hill…read more

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Stop the insanity! High school football fans told to stop chanting “USA, USA”

Patriotism is under fire in Western Michigan. The OK Conference, representing 50 schools, has announced a crackdown on fans chanting, “USA” at football games. They are also implementing strict rules on flags and political banners…read more

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High school hazing arrests shock and divide small football community in rural California

In any other year, Friday night’s match between the Dos Palos High School football team and its foremost county rival would be celebrated as one of the biggest games of the season.  But instead of cheering on the beloved Broncos, this small San Joaquin Valley farming community is reeling from the arrests this week of four team members who have been accused of hazing a 14-year-old teammate…read more

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5 fantasy football sleepers for NFL Week 2

Week 1 of the 2016 NFL season is in the books and with that, we now know a little more about the potential fantasy value of players. Season-opening performances give fantasy owners a small sample size to work from after a long summer of waiting for the return of fantasy football. After the opening weekend, a handful of players have emerged as…read more

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Giants call out Josh Norman for not covering Brown

The New York Giants have more beef with Josh Norman. This time, though, Odell Beckham is finally not involved. Victor Cruz decided to serve up the hot takes to Norman in this latest spat with one of the league’s premier cornerbacks, saying he was surprised the Washington Redskins’ standout didn’t shadow Steelers receiver Antonio Brown for…read more

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NFL Pledges Another $100 Million For Study Of Head Injuries, Safety In Football

Saying it wants to make football safer for current and future athletes, the NFL is pledging to spend $100 million for “independent medical research and engineering advancements.” A main goal will be to prevent and treat head injuries. Announcing the pledge Wednesday, NFL Commissioner…read more

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