Julius Thomas stays hungry after Pro Bowl year

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Even after the fog lifted from the Denver Broncos' blowout in the Super Bowl, Julius Thomas was in no mood to celebrate his breakout season.

Ravens DE Urban lost for season with torn ACL

|Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Baltimore Ravens rookie defensive end Brent Urban is done for the season after tearing his right ACL in practice.

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch ends holdout, reports to training camp

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch ended his seven-day holdout Thursday and reported to training camp for the defending champion Seahawks.

Pass defenders learn on job with Rams

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

The St. Louis Rams secondary doesn't have veteran leaders, high-dollar talent or big names.

Cowboys' Carr to report soon following mom's death

|Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr is expected to report to training camp soon after being with his mother in the final days of her battle with breast cancer.

Mornhinweg tasked with making Jets offense better

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Marty Mornhinweg might be the not-so-secret key to the New York Jets' success this season.

Derrick Brooks set standard for NFL linebackers

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Eighteen years later and now headed to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Derrick Brooks laughs at the memory of sitting in a hotel room the morning of a game early in his career.

Giants running backs rally around Wilson

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

After receiving the news that fellow running back David Wilson was going to be sidelined with a neck injury, the rest of the New York Giants backfield have rallied around their injured teammate.

Ray Rice apologizes to wife and all domestic violence victims in first comments since suspension

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Surrounded by his wife, about 30 of his teammates and about 15 television cameras, Ravens running back Ray Rice repeatedly apologized for actions that led to his February arrest and vowed to speak out against domestic violence when the time is right.

Falcons defensive tackle Peria Jerry retires

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

The Atlanta Falcons have announced that defensive tackle Peria Jerry, a first-round draft pick from Mississippi in 2009, has decided to retire.