Articles tagged with: NFL

23 April 2015

NFL offers settlements for concussions

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

A big decision has been made in the class-action lawsuit against the NFL over concussions.A federal judge approved a settlement granting up to $5,000,000 to each retired player for serious medical c ...

14 April 2015

Local Principal joins the NFL side judge team

Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. --- Talent Middle School Principal Aaron Santi has long had a second weekend job, but that job just got a lot more interesting.Santi, a PAC-12 football official for the last 12 years ha ...

26 January 2015

2015 Super Bowl fun facts

Posted in Local

Don't miss the Seattle Seahawks take on the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1st right here on NBC5!

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 ...

10 December 2014

NFL announces new personal conduct policy

Posted in U.S. & World News

Today the NFL announced a new personal conduct policy during owners meetings in Irving, Texas.This after a string of domestic violence cases this season and months of criticism about a lack of commi ...

17 September 2014

Vikings place Adrian Peterson on leave

Posted in Sports

The Minnesota Vikings announced running back Adrian Peterson will not play again for the team until his legal issues are resolved. Peterson has been placed on the NFL's exempt - commissioner's permi ...

16 September 2014

#GoodellMustGo: activists alter CoverGirl model to protest NFL

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) CoverGirl responded Monday to images circulated on social media over the weekend of a model sporting NFL-inspired makeup and a black eye, a charged reference to the Ray Rice domestic viol ...

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 ...

08 September 2014

NFL suspends Ray Rice indefinitely after assault caught on video

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC Bay Area) -- The NFL has suspended former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, after newly released surveillance video appeared to show him assaulting his then-fiancee in an elevator at an A ...

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 ...