Saying they were committed to curing the "disease" of racism, Oklahoma football players called Thursday for the expulsion of fraternity leaders tied to a racist video and vowed to help the mostly white campus end its "culture of exclusivity."
The Baltimore Ravens reached agreement on a three-year, $9 million deal with running back Justin Forsett on Thursday, ensuring their leading rusher will be back with the team next season, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Free-agent running back DeMarco is expected to sign a five-year, $42 million deal, including $21 million guaranteed, with the Philadelphia Eagles, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen.
Oklahoma football players said that they would hold a silent protest on Owen Field on Thursday instead of practicing to take a stand against racism on the heels of a video showing members of a fraternity participating in a racist chant that went viral.
The judge overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has denied a defense request to strike testimony from an employee of firearms manufacturer Glock who said surveillance video showed Hernandez carrying a gun throug
Free-agent running back DeMarco Murray is flying to Philadelphia on Thursday morning to meet with Eagles officials, with the expectation that he will join the team, a league source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.