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Football’s back! Stidham helps Raiders win Fame Game

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders gave coach Josh McDaniels a successful homecoming in his debut on their sideline. Josh Jacobs, rookie Zamir White and Austin Walter ran well on a rain-soaked field and the Raiders routed Jacksonville 27-11 in the Hall of Fame game Thursday night, ...

NFL using new helmets as safety experiment in camps

The mushroom-like contraptions NFL players are wearing on their helmets during training camp may look strange, but they’re a part of an ongoing safety experiment the league hopes will lead to a reduction in head injuries. They’re called Guardian Caps, and they’re now mandatory for all 32 ...

Watson saga continues as Goodell hands off appeal hearing

CLEVELAND (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has handed off Deshaun Watson’s discipline case to a lawyer with league connections and expertise in domestic violence and sexual assault. Goodell chose former New Jersey Attorney General Peter C. Harvey on Thursday to hear the league’s ...

Now that Griner’s been convicted, work begins to get her home

WASHINGTON (AP) — Now that WNBA star Brittney Griner has been convicted of drug possession and sentenced to nine years in prison, attention turns to the prospect of a prisoner swap between the United States and Russia that could get her home. Secretary of State Antony Blinken went public ...

PLAYOFFS! Silver Knights edge Westfield to clinch FCBL spot

NASHUA – They're in. And they did it the Silver Knights way. That way may give their manager, Kyle Jackson, a heart issue, but the team that has a flair for the dramatic escaped the Westfield Starfires 6-5 at Holman Stadium on Wednesday night to clinch a spot in the Futures Collegiate League ...