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Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice walks off the field after a training camp practice, Thursday, July 24, 2014, at the team's practice facility in Owings Mills, Md. (AP Photo)

Strong reactions to Rice video, player’s release

Even NFL players who rarely criticize each other publicly made their feelings clear Monday on Ray Rice through social media and in interviews. Reaction was swift and powerful to the release of a video showing […]

09/08/2014

FILE - In this May 23, 2014, file photo, Janay Rice, left, looks on as her husband, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, speaks to the media during a news conference in Owings Mills, Md. A new video that appears to show Ray Rice striking then-fiance Janay Palmer in an elevator last February has been released on a website. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Video appears to show Rice striking fiancee

BALTIMORE (AP) — The NFL says the league never saw until Monday a video that appears to show Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee in February. The grainy video, released by TMZ […]

09/08/2014

Texas coach Mack Brown walks off the field following the Valero Alamo Bowl NCAA college football game against Oregon, Monday,  Dec. 30, 2013, in San Antonio. Oregon won 30-7. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Coaches find one size doesn’t fit all discipline

What punishment fits on the field? The answer may vary. The early part of the college football season tends to be the time of year suspensions peak. Around the country, teams are cleaning up offseason […]

09/05/2014

Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent, center, leaves court in Dallas on Dec. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/David Woo, Pool, File)

Cowboys’ Brent reinstated, suspended for 10 games

Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent is being allowed to return to the NFL, though he won’t play right away. The NFL on Tuesday outlined a series of conditions Brent must meet to be […]

09/02/2014

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay enters Hamilton County court in Noblesville, Ind., Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. Irsay is scheduled to appear in court for a change-of-plea hearing on drug-related charges he faces from a traffic stop in March.  (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

NFL suspends Irsay 6 games, fines him $500,000

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The NFL suspended Jim Irsay for the first six games of the season and fined him $500,000 for violating its personal conduct policy, coming down hard on the Indianapolis Colts owner […]

09/02/2014

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Entire California city’s Little League suspended

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Less than a week after opening day, the Little League season in this Southern California beach city has been indefinitely suspended. The Orange County Register reported (http://bit.ly/1nvk8s7 ) that 700 […]

03/17/2014

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Royals INF Tejada suspended 105 games for PED use

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The scourge of drugs and baseball claimed its third former MVP in a month when Miguel Tejada was suspended Saturday for 105 games after testing positive for an amphetamine. The Kansas […]

08/17/2013

David Beckham suspended 1 game for misbehavior

(AP) – David Beckham has been suspended for one game by Major League Soccer’s disciplinary committee for kicking a ball at an opponent late in the Los Angeles Galaxy’s loss at San Jose. MLS announced […]

07/05/2012

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