The real killer of two men in a hail of gunfire at a stoplight was not former NFL star Aaron Hernandez but rather the government's star witness in his double murder trial, his attorney charged Wednesday in opening statements, revealing the defense…DENISE LAVOIE (AP Legal Affairs Writer)
The Arizona Cardinals are looking for a successor to 37-year-old quarterback Carson Palmer. ''I had dinner with Carson the night before he made his decision (to return),'' general manager Steve Keim said.
James Harrison is returning to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The five-time Pro Bowl linebacker has signed a two-year contract with the team that will keep Harrison in black and gold past his 40th birthday. Harrison led the Steelers with five sacks in…
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Rams placed the franchise tag on cornerback Trumaine Johnson for the second straight year Wednesday.
The NFL salary cap for the upcoming season will be $167 million per team, up more than $12 million over last year. The league and the NFL Players Association compile the cap from specific revenues, and it has risen annually.BARRY WILNER (AP Pro Football Writer)