Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday.
It was a battle to the end, and to a draw, but not on the ice; instead, KATU’s Steve Dunn, Angelica Thornton and Kerry Tomlinson took on the Portland Winterhawks’ Keoni Texeira, Ethan Price and Layne Viveiros in the TV station’s parking lot.
Click "play" on the video for Craig's interview with Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard.
With no picks in this year's NBA draft, the Portland Trail Blazers still made news in offering All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge a maximum contract extension.
Portland's Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge made the All-NBA third team.
Marcus Mariota accounted for four touchdowns in the first half of No. 3 Oregon's season-opening 62-13 win against South Dakota on Saturday night. He threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns, and then ran for one more before sitting out the final two quarters.
Eight Duck and Beaver football players spent a day on the McKenzie River with kids from Candlelighters, a non-profit organization for children affected by cancer.
An investigation into an alleged sexual assault by two Providence College basketball players, including former UO basketball player, Brandon Austin, has concluded with no charges, the Rhode Island attorney general's office said Wednesday.
Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion passed for 328 yards and one touchdown and rushed for another score Saturday to pace the Beavers to a 29-14 victory over Portland State.
Grant Palmer singled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and UC Irvine went on to upset No. 1 national seed Oregon State 4-2 on Monday night to win the NCAA Corvallis regional.
Oregon State has fired Craig Robinson after six seasons without making the NCAA tournament.
The CEO of the company that provides food and catering at Timbers and Mariners games and was caught on camera abusing a dog has resigned, the company announced Tuesday.
Robbie Keane scored twice to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat the Portland Timbers 3-1 on Saturday.
Diego Valeri broke a tie in the 82nd minute and the Portland Timbers held off Montreal 3-2 on Sunday night to extend the Impact's losing streak to five games.
Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said Wednesday that the team "made a mistake" in bringing back its superstar following his indictment on a felony child-abuse charge in Texas.
The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night, saying that he shouldn't be punished twice for punching his fiancee in a casino elevator.
He was at Nike's corporate headquarters Tuesday for the unveiling of his new shoe, the LeBron 12. It is his first new shoe with Nike since he returned this summer to the Cavs.
A U.S. senator threatened the NFL with legislation over Washington's nickname, a letter was dispatched to the other 31 team owners, and the issue was linked to the league's others recent troubles Tuesday as the anti-"Redskins" movement took its cause to Capitol Hill.
For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream.
Adrian Peterson is coming back to the Minnesota Vikings two days after he was charged with child abuse for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.
Emily Younker isn't getting married until next year but she's already made sure the date doesn't conflict with college football and sent one invitation: To Big Al, the elephant mascot of the University of Alabama Crimson Tide.
In the span of five days, America's favorite sport bombarded fans with a video of one player punching his wife, details about a former MVP hitting his son with a tree branch, reminders of two more lingering domestic violence cases - all being overseen by a commissioner, Roger Goodell, who has looked ill-suited to handle any of it.
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic violence by its players.
Hours after the players' union voted Friday to accept an NFL proposal on drug policy changes that included HGH testing, the league says it is not a done deal.
The Minnesota Vikings benched Adrian Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse.
Life can change in a second in the batter's box. That's roughly the amount of time, sometimes less, that a major league hitter has to decide whether to swing at a pitch - or perhaps duck out of the way.
A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive five months ago, while Commissioner Roger Goodell has insisted the league didn't see the violent images until this week.
Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a brutal punch in a video shown to The Associated Press by a law enforcement official.
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- "content" value is Petition filed seeking to block Peterson from son Associated Press - 19 September 2014 17:08-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Abuse and neglect of children, Legal proceedings, Crime, NFL football, Child welfare, Human welfare, Social issues, Social affairs, Law and order, General news, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Adrian Peterson, Rusty Hardin, Minnesota, Texas, Minneapolis Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- "summary" value is MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota filed a petition Friday seeking a protective order for the 4-year-old son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
- "title" value is Petition filed seeking to block Peterson from son
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- "published" value is 2014-09-19T13:08:00-04:00
- "content" value is Browns' Gordon has suspension reduced to 10 games Associated Press - 19 September 2014 18:45-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Sports transactions, Doping, Sports governance, NFL football, Addiction and substance abuse, Sports business, Professional football, Football, Human welfare, Social issues, Social affairs People, Places and Companies: Josh Gordon, Mike Pettine, Donte Whitner, Johnny Manziel, Brian Hoyer, Ohio, Cleveland Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- "summary" value is BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon's tangled ordeal, full of legal twists and turns, has finally been straightened out.
- "title" value is Browns' Gordon has suspension reduced to 10 games
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- "published" value is 2014-09-19T14:45:00-04:00
- "content" value is Ravens fans trade in their Rice jerseys at stadium Associated Press - 19 September 2014 17:42-04:00 News Topics: General news, Sports, Sports trading, Sports transactions, NFL football, Sports business, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Ray Rice, Elvis Dumervil, Joe Flacco, Terrell Suggs, Dennis Pitta, Torrey Smith, Haloti Ngata, Baltimore, Maryland Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- "summary" value is BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands of fans lined up outside the Ravens' home stadium Friday to trade in their Ray Rice jerseys for those of other Baltimore players.
- "title" value is Ravens fans trade in their Rice jerseys at stadium
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- "published" value is 2014-09-19T13:42:00-04:00
- "content" value is Column: Oh, Roger, you still don't get it Associated Press - 19 September 2014 21:23-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Assault and battery, Sports transactions, Sports team and league operation, NFL Super Bowl, Sports governance, NFL football, Crime, Professional football, Violent crime, General news, Sports business, Sports industry, Media and entertainment industry, Industries, Business, Events, Football, NBA basketball, Professional basketball, Basketball, Men's basketball, Men's sports People, Places and Companies: Roger Goodell, Ray Rice, Robert Mueller, Torrey Smith, Sidney Rice, Adam Silver, Donald Sterling, Muhammad Ali Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- "summary" value is Oh, Roger, you still don't get it.
- "title" value is Column: Oh, Roger, you still don't get it
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- "published" value is 2014-09-19T17:23:00-04:00
- "content" value is Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated' Associated Press - 19 September 2014 18:53-04:00 News Topics: General news, Sports, Sports team and league operation, Domestic violence, Violence in sports, Sexual assault, Sports governance, NFL football, Sex in society, Criminal investigations, Violence, Professional football, Sports industry, Media and entertainment industry, Industries, Business, Sports business, Family issues, Social affairs, Social issues, Violent crime, Crime, Football, Law and order People, Places and Companies: Roger Goodell, Ray Rice, DeMaurice Smith, Adrian Peterson, Greg Hardy, Jonathan Dwyer, Ray McDonald, Robert Mueller Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- "summary" value is NEW YORK (AP) — More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.
- "title" value is Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'
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- "published" value is 2014-09-19T14:53:00-04:00