December 20, 2010 The Minnesota Vikings are playing an outdoor game at home for the first time in 29 years on a snowy Monday night in Minneapolis. ESPN reports that the game-time temperature is forecast at 19 degrees with a minus-1 windchill.
December 20, 2010 Stephania Bell is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist, but she's also a big fantasy football buff. She managed to turn her expertise and her hobby into a brand new job: ESPN's fantasy football injury analyst.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre before the game against the New York Giants in Detroit on Monday.
December 13, 2010 Brett Favre started 297 consecutive NFL games over 19 seasons. Now the streak is over, with the Minnesota Vikings quarterback unable to go against the New York Giants.
December 13, 2010 A strength and conditioning coach for the New York Jets tripped a player for the Miami Dolphins on Sunday during the third quarter of their game at New Meadowlands Stadium.
December 13, 2010 Snow collapsed the cover at Minneapolis' Metrodome, forcing the NFL to move the Vikings-Giants game to Detroit. Motor City fans who want to see tonight's game won't have to pay.
November 1, 2010 The Minnesota Vikings have waived the contract of receiver Randy Moss. The AP reports that coach Brad Childress told his players about the move Monday, one day after Moss and the Vikings suffered their third loss in four games.
October 25, 2010 The debate over football, hard hits and premature deaths has gone in a million different directions. It'll kill football, fines aren't enough, fans are to blame. Sunday Night Football's Bob Costas appeals to the NFL to protect itself.
August 18, 2010 QB Brett Favre: One And Done
July 29, 2010 President Barack Obama makes a cameo in the new Madden NFL 11 video game. If you make the Super Bowl, you get to meet him.
November 11, 2009 Ken Carbone at Fast Company redesigns ugly NFL helmets.
January 28, 2009 C.T.E, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, has been found in the brains of the six deceased NFL vets who have been tested for it.
December 4, 2008 Plaxico Burress is in the news for his gun bust, but he's not the first athlete to get caught on the wrong side of the law.
September 9, 2008 Tom Brady is out for the season. Bostonians weep.
July 15, 2008 Stefan Fatsis suits up for the Denver Broncos... a modern Paper Lion.
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March 4, 2008 Brett Favre's retiring.
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