Healthy Rodgers says he's cleared to return
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers posted on Instagram that he has been medically cleared to return from injured reserve after being sidelined by a broken collarbone.
Ex-NFLer Larry Johnson: I believe I have CTE
In an interview with the Washington Post, former NFL running back Larry Johnson talked of his violent tendencies, memory loss, anxiety and paranoia, saying those symptoms are consistent with former players who died from CTE.
Misses in blizzard might cost Vinatieri $500K
Adam Vinatieri's field goal percentage dropped to 88 percent after he missed two attempts during the blizzard at Buffalo on Sunday. He needs a success rate of 90 percent by the end of the season to collect a $500,000 bonus.
Fan sues Saints over protests during anthem
A Saints season-ticket holder has filed a lawsuit against the team, saying he never would have bought the tickets if he had known that players would "use Saints football games as a platform for protests."
Source: Patriots close to deal with WR Britt
The Patriots are close to a deal with wide receiver Kenny Britt, who was waived by the Browns on Friday. The former first-round pick has been dogged by off-field issues. At 6 feet 2, he'd give QB Tom Brady a bigger target.
Best player in the world of the week: David Leggio
This week's nominees include a vending machine worker who dressed as a goalie for the Blues; St. Louis center Brayden Schenn, who had six goals in four games; and the clown prince of netminders, who knocked off his own net in order to thwart a breakaway.
Bet on Golden Knights to make postseason
How many teams that didn't make the playoffs last season, but are in position now, will be there in April? The Lightning, Kings and Jets are locks. The Devils have doubters and not everyone is sold on the Stars or the Islanders, but Vegas' odds look good.