Professional football

March 11, 2018 - 1:34 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants cut veteran cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie on Sunday. Rodgers-Cromartie and the team failed to rework his contract, which called for him to make $6.5 million in salary and a cap hit of $8.5 million. The 2017 season was a difficult one for the...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2017, file photo, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) runs after he intercepted a pass rom Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (not shown) late in the second half of an NFL football game, in Seattle. The Seahawks are cutting ties with star cornerback Richard Sherman after seven seasons. The team has informed him that he will be released, and Sherman confirmed the decision in a text message to The Associated Press on Friday, March 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File)
March 10, 2018 - 11:00 pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Star cornerback Richard Sherman agreed to a three-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday, one day after being released by the rival Seattle Seahawks. Sherman confirmed in a text message that he agreed to the contract on Saturday after spending the day meeting...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2017, file photo, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) runs after he intercepted a pass rom Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (not shown) late in the second half of an NFL football game, in Seattle. The Seahawks are cutting ties with star cornerback Richard Sherman after seven seasons. The team has informed him that he will be released, and Sherman confirmed the decision in a text message to The Associated Press on Friday, March 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File)
March 10, 2018 - 8:58 pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Star cornerback Richard Sherman agreed to a three-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday, one day after being released by the rival Seattle Seahawks. A person in the league familiar with the deal said Sherman agreed to the contract on Saturday after spending...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2017, file photo, Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) runs after he intercepted a pass rom Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (not shown) late in the second half of an NFL football game, in Seattle. The Seahawks are cutting ties with star cornerback Richard Sherman after seven seasons. The team has informed him that he will be released, and Sherman confirmed the decision in a text message to The Associated Press on Friday, March 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File)
March 10, 2018 - 8:42 pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Star cornerback Richard Sherman has agreed to a three-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers. A person in the league familiar with the deal says Sherman agreed to the contract on Saturday after spending the day meeting with the team. The person spoke on condition of...
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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017 file photo, Cleveland Browns nose tackle Danny Shelton (55) sits on the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Cleveland. A person familiar with the negotiations said Saturday, March 10, 2018, that the Browns have agreed to trade Shelton to the New England Patriots for a conditional draft pick. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because NFL rules prohibit teams from announcing deals until next week when free agency begins. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane, File)
March 10, 2018 - 2:50 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Danny Shelton always ended his interviews with a smile and saying, "Go Browns!" It was the Browns turn to say, "Go Danny!" New Cleveland general manager John Dorsey continued to wheel and deal on Saturday by agreeing to send Shelton, a former first-round draft pick, to the New...
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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017 file photo, Cleveland Browns nose tackle Danny Shelton (55) sits on the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Cleveland. A person familiar with the negotiations said Saturday, March 10, 2018, that the Browns have agreed to trade Shelton to the New England Patriots for a conditional draft pick. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because NFL rules prohibit teams from announcing deals until next week when free agency begins. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane, File)
March 10, 2018 - 1:52 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Danny Shelton always ended his interviews with a smile and saying, "Go Browns!" It was the Browns turn to say, "Go Danny!" New Cleveland general manager John Dorsey agreed to send Shelton, a former first-round draft pick, to the New England Patriots for a third-round pick in 2019,...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2012, file photo, former New York Jets defensive end Mark Gastineau speaks during halftime of an NFL football game between the Jets and the Houston Texans in East Rutherford, N.J. Gastineau made an emotional plea to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to help former players like him who are dealing with football-related health issues. Gastineau says during a radio interview Thursday night, March 8, 2018, that he wants ailing players to be “treated right” by the NFL. The 61-year-old Gastineau announced last year that he was diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
March 09, 2018 - 10:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Gastineau made an emotional plea to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to help him and former players who are dealing with what he claims are football-related health issues. The former New York Jets star said during a radio interview on 710 WOR Radio in New York that aired Thursday...
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FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer rolls out during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago. The Browns have sent Kizer to the Green Bay Packers in one of three trades Friday, March 9, 2018. A person with direct knowledge of the overhaul told The Associated Press about the trades on condition of anonymity. Teams are not permitted to announce any trades until next week. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
March 09, 2018 - 9:54 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Maybe the losing and laughing will finally stop. The Browns aren't fooling around. With three stunning trades on the eve of free agency, Cleveland landed a proven starting quarterback, a game-breaking, three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver and a shut-down cornerback. After 16 straight...
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FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer rolls out during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago. The Browns have sent Kizer to the Green Bay Packers in one of three trades Friday, March 9, 2018. A person with direct knowledge of the overhaul told The Associated Press about the trades on condition of anonymity. Teams are not permitted to announce any trades until next week. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
March 09, 2018 - 9:50 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Maybe the losing and laughing will finally stop. The Browns aren't fooling around. With three stunning trades on the eve of free agency, Cleveland landed a proven starting quarterback, a game-breaking, three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver and a shut-down cornerback. After 16 straight...
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FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2015 file photo, Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor (5) dives for the first down marker during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Carolina Panthers in Orchard Park, N.Y. Two people familiar with the trade said Friday, March 9, 2018, the Cleveland Browns have agreed to acquire Taylor from the Bills for a third-round draft pick this year. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)
March 09, 2018 - 9:28 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Leading the Bills to their first playoff appearance in 18 years wasn't enough for Tyrod Taylor to secure his long-term future in Buffalo. The Bills are starting over at quarterback after agreeing to trade their three-year starter to the Cleveland Browns on Friday, according to...
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