Stories tagged: pro football
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Trump revels in drama over spat with NFL
President Donald Trump is indulging in his favorite kind of drama – personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and entirely of his own making.
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 9:32 a.m.
Tom Brady on Trump: ‘I certainly disagree with what he said’
When the time came for the national anthem Sunday, one of the biggest questions of the day concerned New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 12:12 p.m.
NFL’s top sponsors stay quiet after Trump call for boycott
As NFL owners and players rushed to defend their right to protest in the wake of President Donald Trump’s criticism, one group of stakeholders has remained largely silent — the …
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional
The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of a law that bans offensive trademarks in a ruling that is expected to help the Washington Redskins in their legal fight …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 7 a.m.
Sensors to capture any earth shaking during Seahawks game
Scientists with the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network are installing new sensors to measure the earth shaking during Saturday’s Seahawks football game against the Detroit Lions.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Gold Bud Light cans offer chance at lifetime Super Bowl tickets
Bud Light is offering beer drinkers who find special gold cans a chance to win tickets to the Super Bowl for the rest of their lives.
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, 6:45 p.m.
NFL notebook: Vinatieri still kickin’ it with 5 field goals in Colts’ win
At age 43, Adam Vinatieri hasn’t lost a thing. The NFL’s oldest player is still kickin’ it with guys almost half his age. If anything, the best clutch kicker in …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Las Vegas Raiders? Stadium plan passes major vote
A plan to build an NFL stadium in Las Vegas and lure the Raiders from Oakland crossed a major hurdle Thursday when a Nevada oversight committee voted unanimously to recommend …
Sat., May 21, 2016, 3:04 p.m.
Michael Sam, NFL’s first openly gay player, to speak at CWU during Pride Week
Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player, will be a guest speaker at Central Washington University during the school’s annual Pride Week.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 8:56 a.m.
Johnny Manziel indicted in alleged attack on ex-girlfriend
A Texas grand jury has indicted ex-Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel on an assault charge after his ex-girlfriend accused him of domestic violence.
Thu., June 14, 2012, 5:46 p.m.
Shock player says God told him to start fire
A pro football player who leapt from his burning third-floor apartment in Liberty Lake Thursday said he started the blaze with a marijuana blunt because God told him to, authorities …
Mon., Sept. 27, 2010, 12:41 p.m.
Hall of Famer George Blanda dies
George Blanda, the seemingly ageless Hall of Fame quarterback and kicker whose 26-year career was best remembered for a remarkable run of late-game theatrics with the Oakland Raiders, has died. …
Wed., Sept. 8, 2010, 10:35 a.m.
NFL picks: Go with Saints, Seahawks
Maybe this time Brett Favre won’t get picked off with victory in his grasp.