Darnell Dockett, the big, boisterous defensive lineman who overcame a rough childhood to thrive in the NFL, said goodbye to the league the way he wanted - as an Arizona Cardinal. Dockett, never at a loss for words, said he's ''very thankful'' and…BOB BAUM (AP Sports Writer)
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The NFL is investigating whether a video linked to an account from suspended Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith shows him using illegal drugs.
Josh Gordon's curious and complicated career has taken a new turn. The talented but troubled wide receiver has been reinstated on a conditional basis by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who met face to face with Gordon last week and said he believes…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
Minnesota Vikings right tackle Phil Loadholt has decided to retire from the NFL after seven seasons, halting his comeback from injury because of a recent setback. The Vikings placed Loadholt on the reserve/retired list Monday, four days before the…DAVE CAMPBELL (AP Pro Football Writer)
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Receiver Jordy Nelson won't practice when the Green Bay Packers begin training camp on Tuesday.