Judge overturns Tom Brady suspension Read full article on Judge overturns Tom Brady suspension
A US judge has overturned a four-game suspension against National Football League (NFL) quarterback Tom Brady, calling the league's disciplinary process "fundamentally unfair".
Openly gay player leaves over health Read full article on Openly gay player leaves over health
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL side, is stepping away because he is concerned over his mental health.
Sketch of US footballer goes viral Read full article on Sketch of US footballer goes viral
A courtroom sketch of New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady draws mirth on Twitter, as hundreds poke fun at the not-so-recognisable likeness.
Judge orders talks on Brady NFL ban Read full article on Judge orders talks on Brady NFL ban
A judge orders the NFL and its players' association to hold talks in an attempt to find an out-of-court settlement about Tom Brady's ban.
Quarterback out after 'sucker punch' Read full article on Quarterback out after 'sucker punch'
A quarterback for the New York Jets will not be able to play for at least six weeks after a team-mate "sucker-punched" him and broke his jaw.
NFL star and broadcaster Gifford dies Read full article on NFL star and broadcaster Gifford dies
Frank Gifford - a star American football player and later a broadcaster who helped popularise the sport - dies aged 84.
Whole new ball game Read full article on Whole new ball game
A whole new ball game was being played at the home of Ulster rugby more than 70 years ago, as new archive images show.
Beckham Jr caught up in fans scare Read full article on Beckham Jr caught up in fans scare
New York Giants will move signing sessions after children are pinned against barriers trying to get Odell Beckham Jr's autograph.
Brady seeks judge ruling on NFL ban Read full article on Brady seeks judge ruling on NFL ban
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady asks a judge to overturn his four-game NFL ban from the 'deflate-gate' scandal.
Brady 'damaged integrity' of NFL Read full article on Brady 'damaged integrity' of NFL
New England Patriots' Tom Brady damaged "the integrity" of his sport, the NFL say following the 'Deflate-gate' investigation.
Welter named first female NFL coach Read full article on Welter named first female NFL coach
Jen Welter becomes the first female coach in the NFL after being appointed by the Arizona Cardinals.
Real Madrid 'most valuable' team Read full article on Real Madrid 'most valuable' team
Real Madrid are named the world's most valuable sports team, above Dallas Cowboys, New York Yankees and Manchester United.
Duo lose fingers in firework mishaps Read full article on Duo lose fingers in firework mishaps
Two NFL players reportedly lose fingers as a result of firework accidents over the 4 July holiday weekend in the USA.
Spurs to stage NFL games at new home Read full article on Spurs to stage NFL games at new home
Tottenham Hotspur announce they will stage two NFL games per season over 10 years at their new stadium.
US college star dropped after punch Read full article on US college star dropped after punch
A promising American football player at Florida State University is kicked off the team after a video showed him punching a woman in a bar.
The little-known Canadian gridiron Read full article on The little-known Canadian gridiron
A look at Canadian football, and how it is continuing to thrive economically, despite being in the shadow of its American relative and ice hockey.
Miami Dolphins owner 'in $8bn F1 bid' Read full article on Miami Dolphins owner 'in $8bn F1 bid'
The owner of the Miami Dolphins American football team is reportedly working with investors from Qatar to buy a stake in Formula 1 racing.
Brady waits on 'Deflate-gate' appeal Read full article on Brady waits on 'Deflate-gate' appeal
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady makes his appeal against the four-match ban given for his part in 'Deflate-gate'.
NFL boss admits helmets could go Read full article on NFL boss admits helmets could go
It is "not around the corner" but the chairman of the NFL's safety commission believes gridiron could ban helmets one day.