Football

Bills fire GM Whaley, scouting staff 1 day after…

The Buffalo Bills have fired general manager Doug Whaley in a move that came a day after the NFL draft, and further solidifies rookie head coach Sean McDermott's control over the team

Last pick of draft far from irrelevant: Kelly…

Following an impromptu rendition of "Fly Eagles Fly" by former Philadelphia star safety Brian Dawkins, it was the ground game that got lots of attention in the fourth round of the NFL draft

The Latest: SEC's 53 draft picks lead all…

The Latest on the NFL draft: With 53 players taken, SEC leads all conferences for 11th straight year

15 steals in the 2017 NFL Draft

A few NFL teams found great value in later draft rounds over the weekend. The Browns landed DeShone Kizer, a top QB prospect, with the 52nd pick. Clemson corner Cordrea Tankersley fell to Miami at No. 97. Iowa's versatile Desmond King could prove to be the Chargers' best pick at No. 152.

The ins and outs of how some teams handled 2017 NFL draft

The ins and outs of how some teams handled 2017 NFL draft

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Dallas Cowboys drafted the best sixth-rounder in…

The Cowboys drafted the best sixth-round pick in 2016 and they might've just done it again Dallas traded up to take Louisiana Tech safety Xavier Woods with the 191st pick The Cowboys struck gold in the sixth round in 2016, drafting Purdue cornerback Anthony Brown Brown made nine starts as a rookie and had 55 tackles with an interception Dallas focused on defense in this year's draft, taking Michigan defensive end Taco Charlton in Round 1 Colorado cornerback Chidobe Awuzie in the second, Michigan corner Jourdan Lewis in the third Florida State corner Marquez White in the sixth and Colorado defensive end Jordan Carrell in the seventh.

Bengals getting backlash over drafting RB Joe…

The Bengals are feeling a backlash against their decision to draft running back Joe Mixon, who punched a woman in the face while at Oklahoma

The Latest: 49ers select Iowa QB Beathard late in…

The Latest on the NFL draft: 49ers select Iowa QB C.J. Beathard late in third round

Leaky walls, loose panels at Vikings' new $1.1B stadium

Minnesota Vikings stadium officials say they're concerned about leaky walls and loose panels at the new $1.1 billion facility

Steelers grab Pitt star, cancer survivor James Conner

James Conner's comeback from cancer ended with a job in the NFL after the Pittsburgh Steelers took him in the third round of the draft.

Reuben Foster hung up on the Saints before the…

First-round draft pick Reuben Foster explained some of the confusion between the 49ers and Saints.

Road show: Most NFL teams interested in hosting…

Traveling show: NFL draft might be league's most popular event apart from Super Bowl

Some players slide, some surge in opening round…

Temple, Western Michigan players go before ones from Alabama in opening round of NFL draft

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NFL's wild opening round could yield more…

NFL's wild opening round could yield more surprises on Day 2, with lots of star power still around

Former Cowboys star Drew Pearson trolls Eagles fans

Former Cowboys Pro Bowl receiver Drew Pearson drew even louder boos than NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell when he walked to the podium to announce the team's second-round pick

Aaron Rodgers enjoys golf date with 'Baywatch…

Aaron Rodgers was spotted at an L.A. golf course Thursday with a very attractive blonde -- and we're told it's "Baywatch" actress Kelly Rohrbach.

Young cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL draft

T.J. Owuanibe got his wish: The 14-year-old shared center stage with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce the Baltimore Ravens' top draft pick

The Latest: Another Watt joins J.J. and Derek in…

The Latest from the NFL draft: Steelers select TJ Watt, third brother in NFL

Column: Don't believe the hype about these sporting events

Column: When it comes to hype, no one plays the game better than the NFL, which still doesn't explain why an estimated 70,000 people turned out in Philadelphia to watch 32 names being called.

Bears trade up for Mitch Trubisky on draft day…

Eric Mangini and Cris Carter joined Colin Cowherd and Jason McIntyre to discuss how the Bears handled their quarterback problem.

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NFL draft set to begin in Philadelphia

The NFL draft set to begin in Philadelphia

John Lynch makes huge debut in first draft as GM…

The 49ers seemingly won the first round of the NFL Draft.