American Football

New rules may be needed for payments in wake of Wirecard, BIS boss says

New rules may be needed for payments in wake of Wirecard, BIS boss says

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - More joined up rules may be needed across the payments sector after the collapse of Germany’s Wirecard AG, Bank for International Settlements [more…]

NFL lays out protocols for reopening facilities

NFL lays out protocols for reopening facilities

Published 08/06/2020

With NFL teams reportedly set to start bringing players back to the workplace later this month, the NFL issued a detailed list of protocols Monday [more…]

Arrest warrants issued for NFL players over armed robbery allegations

Arrest warrants issued for NFL players over armed robbery allegations

Published 15/05/2020

(Reuters) - Arrest warrants have been issued for National Football League (NFL) players Quinton Dunbar and Deandre Baker in Miramar, Florida, after they were accused [more…]

Three-day draft viewership breaks records, league says

Three-day draft viewership breaks records, league says

Published 26/04/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The NFL Draft reached more than 55 million viewers over three days, the league said on Sunday, breaking records as the [more…]

2020 NFL Draft: Run on SEC talent, WRs highlights Day 2

2020 NFL Draft: Run on SEC talent, WRs highlights Day 2

Published 25/04/2020

Wide receivers and Southeastern Conference talent dominated the second day of the 2020 NFL Draft on Friday. Teams continued to dip into a deep receiver [more…]

On this day: Died April 22, 2004- Pat Tillman, American football player

On this day: Died April 22, 2004- Pat Tillman, American football player

Published 21/04/2020

(Reuters) - The word hero is overused in sport but it truly applies to Pat Tillman, who bravely traded a successful multi-million dollar NFL career [more…]

Brady told to leave park closed due to COVID-19, says Tampa mayor

Brady told to leave park closed due to COVID-19, says Tampa mayor

Published 21/04/2020

(Reuters) - Six-times Super Bowl-winning quarterback Tom Brady was told to leave a Tampa park that had been closed as part of measures to curb [more…]

NFL: League navigates cyber risk as draft moves online

NFL: League navigates cyber risk as draft moves online

Published 20/04/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - With countless hours of research and planning kept as closely guarded as the President’s nuclear football, cyber security is in focus [more…]

Johnson tells Class of 2020 to soak in draft night, even in lockdown

Johnson tells Class of 2020 to soak in draft night, even in lockdown

Published 20/04/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It is a scene every would-be football player dreams of: You hear your name and the crowd goes wild, the cameras [more…]

2020 NFL Mock Draft: Will Tua tumble?

2020 NFL Mock Draft: Will Tua tumble?

Published 20/04/2020

It’s NFL draft week, and quarterback buzz actually appears to be dissipating, with the stock of Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa the most notable example. Less than [more…]