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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday night followed up on his letter to fans about improving the game, saying this effort is "not as focused on the length of the game." Appearing on NFL Network's "Up to the Minute," Goodell said, "This is focused on what’s happening outside of the plays ...
With MLS and the USSF "determined to develop enough" U.S. players to stock the 12 MLS teams, the number of players who are "interrupting their education" to go pro under Project 40 (P-40) has reached
A federal magistrate in OR yesterday "denied a request" by the PGA Tour to throw out a lawsuit filed by Casey Martin, according to Thomas Heath of the WASHINGTON POST. U.S. Magistrate Thomas Coffin ru
WNBA President Val Ackerman has declined ABL CEO Gary Cavalli''s proposal for an All-Star Game between the two leagues, saying there were "more pressing matters" for her league, according to Bruce Ber
The NFL and CFL are in talks to bring teams and coaches from both leagues together while conducting training camp, according to Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. The plan would have NFL teams "w
The hearing on Latrell Sprewell''s grievance against the Warriors and the NBA begins today "and will stretch on into next week," according to David Steele of the S.F. CHRONICLE. Although "opening stat
A poll published in the L.A. TIMES showed that 59% of respondents "do not consider having a football team in Los Angeles important to them." The poll, which was conducted by the TIMES from January 10-
Lawyers for the Warriors, the NBA and the NBPA "descend on Portland today for [Latrell] Sprewell''s grievance against the league and team, which begins tomorrow," according to David Steele of the S.F.
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue''s annual address to the media has "become a chance for writers and broadcasters to bag" on him and it has "become a situation in which Tagliabue cannot win, no matter
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue met the media assembled for Super Bowl XXXII in San Diego on Friday and gave his annual state of the league address. Excerpts follow: TV DEAL: "Many of you described [t
An L.A. group headed by attorney Carl Capozzola is "projecting" a new football league to compete with the NFL "with a new wrinkle," according to Bill Dwyre of the L.A. TIMES. Capozzola''s group, which