Articles tagged with: football

22 January 2015

Putting footballs to the test

Posted in U.S. & World News

(WTHR)  What kind of difference would a deflated ball make to those who throw and catch footballs for a living? It's a question many are asking in regard to "deflategate" story alleging the New Eng ...

12 January 2015

Counting down to kickoff

Posted in Regional

(NBC News)  The fans have arrived and the finishing touches are almost complete at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas ahead of tonight's College Football Playoff championship game. Oregon and Ohi ...

15 September 2014

Vikings owner says Adrian Peterson will play this week

Posted in Sports

(NBC Sports) Eden Prairie, Minn. — The Vikings gave Adrian Peterson the weekend off for damage control. But now they’re falling back on due process. The team just released a statement from owne ...

22 July 2014

Calfornia limits football practice

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (KSEE)  California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that limits full-contact football practices for teenagers.     The move aims to reduce concussions and other head i ...

18 June 2014

Patent office sacks 'Redskins' trademark protection

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office denied the renewal of the Washington Redskins' trademarks ruling that the professional football team's name is "disparaging of Native Americans." The team ...