The Carolina Panthers announced on Wednesday that embattled defensive end Greg Hardy will take a voluntary leave of absence from the club.
If absolute power really does corrupt absolutely, that's your explanation as to why the NFL finds itself in the middle of a media firestorm.
San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones and Buffalo Bills running back/kick returner C.J. Spiller have been selected as the AFC's top players for Week 2 of the NFL season.
Philadelphia Eagles running back Darren Sproles, Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller and Arizona Cardinals punt returner Ted Ginn, Jr. were named the NFC's top performers for Week 2 of the NFL season.
The NFL and the NFL Players Association announced Wednesday an agreement to a revised steroids policy.
The Atlanta Falcons signed punter Matt Bosher to a five-year contract extension on Wednesday.
The Minnesota Vikings did an about- face on Adrian Peterson and put the star running back on the NFL's exempt/commissioner's permission list until his child-abuse case is resolved, the club announced in a statement early Wednesday morning.
Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice filed an appeal through the NFLPA following his indefinite suspension.
The Detroit Lions signed cornerback Danny Gorrer and placed cornerback Nevin Lawson on season-ending injured reserve.
The Oakland Raiders signed former San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Brown on Tuesday.
The Arizona Cardinals signed linebacker Victor Butler on Tuesday.
The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms on a contract with veteran linebacker James Anderson Tuesday while formally placing linebacker Zach Brown on injured reserve.
The New York Giants revealed Tuesday that another player will miss the remainder of the 2014 season, with the team placing wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan on injured reserve Tuesday due to a mid- foot sprain.
The Washington Redskins placed Brandon Meriweather back on the 53-man roster Tuesday after the veteran safety completed serving his two-game suspension for an illegal hit.
Calling his actions "a public embarrassment to the Vikings organization and the State of Minnesota", Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton said Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should have been suspended by the team over the recent allegations of abusing one of his sons.
Suspended Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon pleaded guilty to a charge of driving while impaired stemming from an arrest in North Carolina in July.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed tight end Marcedes Lewis on injured reserve with a designation to return.
The NFL has named former White House official Cynthia C. Hogan to the position of senior vice president for public policy and government affairs.
A television station says the mother of another one of Adrian Peterson's children filed a report with Child Protective Services over accusations the child was left with a wound after being disciplined by the Minnesota Vikings star.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The following is a list of inactive players for tonight's game.
Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman will miss the rest of the season after being placed on injured reserve with a ruptured right triceps on Monday.
Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker John Abraham has decided to return to the team after taking a brief leave of absence to deal with a concussion, head coach Bruce Arians announced during his Monday press conference.
New York Giants cornerback Walter Thurmond will miss the remainder of the 2014 season after tearing his pectoral muscle during Sunday's 25-14 home loss to Arizona.
Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden said quarterback Robert Griffin III does not have a fractured ankle and will avoid the season-ending injured reserve list, for now, while wide receiver DeSean Jackson will be day-to-day with a sprained shoulder.
The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without starting tight end Marcedes Lewis for the next 6-8 weeks due to a high ankle sprain, the team announced Monday.
With Knowshon Moreno facing a significant absence, the Miami Dolphins have re-signed fellow running back Daniel Thomas.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson released a statement Monday and said he is "not a child abuser."
In a response to its growing image problem regarding domestic violence issues, the NFL announced Monday it has hired three experts in the field to serve as senior advisors to the league.
Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles suffered a high ankle sprain in Sunday's 24-17 loss to the Denver Broncos.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will return to the team this week for practice and is expected to play Sunday against New Orleans.