October 17, 2011 After 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh slapped Lions coach Jim Schwartz on the back following Sunday's game, things got kind of wild on the field. Watch the brouhaha.
October 7, 2011 The 1985 Chicago Bears team finished a dream season by winning the Super Bowl, 46-10, over the New England Patriots. But unlike most modern championship teams, the Bears didn't make it to the White House — their trip was preempted by the Challenger shuttle disaster.
October 5, 2011 His comment comparing President Obama to Adolf Hitler was "dumb" and "extreme," the singer says. But he says he was trying to make a point.
September 9, 2011 Not only is the Green Bay Packers' Randall Cobb notable for his year of birth (1990), he's now in the record books as well for his touchdown run.
September 8, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, employers talk about what would make them start hiring again. In the second hour, the future of the NFL, and the TOTN freshman reads series continues with author Jared Diamond.
September 1, 2011 The season's first game kicks off next Thursday at 8:30 p.m. ET. The pre-game show starts at 7:30 p.m. ET. The president's due to address a joint session of Congress that evening.
August 30, 2011 Just a little more than two years ago, Vick was finishing up an 18-month prison term after being convicted on charges related to dog fighting. What's your reaction to this huge deal?
June 6, 2011 As Vick proved, there can be life again in the NFL after time in prison. But Burress is older and he's a wide receiver — not a star quarterback.
February 23, 2011 NFL players who suffer violent blows to the head in games will be evaluated for possible concussions by using a new system in the 2011-2012 season, according to reports.
February 2, 2011 This weekend, Packers and Steelers fans will be on the edge of their seats,and pouring their hearts into watching their teams duke it out in Super Bowl XLV. But a study from Clinical Cardiology that a loss for dramatic fans isn't
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.
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.