An old-school, temperamental coach whose players feared and respected him, he led the Jets to the 1982 American Football Conference championship.
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Ballentine was drafted by the Giants in April. Hours later, he was struck by gunshot in a tragic moment that took the life of his best friend.
The New England Patriots owner, who has been under legal scrutiny in a Florida prostitution case, accepted one of Israel’s most prestigious awards for his philanthropy there.
Mr. Bowlen, known for his personal flair, had one of the most successful runs of any team owner in American professional sports.
The Bay State’s teams have won several championships in the 21st century, but unlike the others, a title by the Bruins this year would mean a duck boat parade with some hometown heroes.
Cleared, then convicted of relationship violence in absentia, then cut from the N.F.L., Mumphery has once again been cleared. Now he needs a job.
Getting a new collective bargaining agreement with the Players Association will help the case for lucrative new media contracts.
Stuck between eras of the N.F.L., Starr won more of the league’s titles than any quarterback not named Tom Brady.
Bart Starr, as the earnest and determined leader of the great Green Bay teams of the 1960s, became one of the most accomplished quarterbacks in history.
The son of a strict military man, he became the fierce in-the-huddle incarnation of Coach Vince Lombardi.
The curiously timed move came just after the N.F.L. draft and free-agency period, in which he was a key player.
In the solicitation of prostitution case against the Patriots owner, a Florida county judge threw out evidence that had been obtained from surveillance videos and a traffic stop.
A member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, he had a knack for knowing where a play was going and made one of the most famous tackles in N.F.L. history.
A Florida judge rules that authorities cannot release video of the New England Patriots owner or the other clients of the Orchids of Asia spa.
Quinnen Williams could be a big win as a first-round choice. The team’s other five draft picks offer potential for reward — along with plenty of risk.
Ballentine, picked by the Giants in the sixth round of the draft, was wounded early Sunday near Washburn University. A college teammate died.
There were no running backs, wide receivers, cornerbacks or safeties chosen in the first 20 picks on Thursday.
The Giants’ surprising first-round pick was met by disbelief by some observers. But it also sent an unmistakable signal about a coming change at quarterback.
The Oklahoma quarterback was taken by the Arizona Cardinals with the first pick. No team has ever invested so much in a quarterback of his size.
A TV station obtained audio in which a woman identified as Hill’s fiancée said he had punched their young son.