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Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL
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Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

As the official beauty partner of the National Football League, CoverGirl recently released a series of ads encouraging female football fans out there to get their game faces ready--with the help of CoverGirl cosmetics, of course. Read »

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Radisson Suspends Minnesota Vikings Sponsorship

Radisson Suspends Minnesota Vikings Sponsorship

The Radisson hotel chain is suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
31 Arrests at 49ers' Home Opener

31 Arrests at 49ers' Home Opener

Fans were mostly well-behaved at the San Francisco 49ers’ home opener at Levi's Read »

Sep 15, 2014
In Two Games, Kaepernick Has Peaked and Plummeted

In Two Games, Kaepernick Has Peaked and Plummeted

Niners quarterback takes blame for losing Sunday night game vs. Bears Read »

Sep 15, 2014

"Not a Child Abuser": Adrian Peterson Apologizes

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson issued a lengthy statement Monday on the child abuse charges he... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Shark Splits Surfer’s Board in Two

Shark Splits Surfer’s Board in Two

A surfer had to swim for his life after a 15-foot great white shark took a bite out of his surf board at a... Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
Allen Now 8-26 as Raiders Head Coach

Allen Now 8-26 as Raiders Head Coach

Realistically, Raiders will start this season 0-3 Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday.

Andy... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Ray Rice to Appeal Suspension: NBC Sports

Ray Rice to Appeal Suspension: NBC Sports

Ray Rice plans to appeal his indefinite suspension by the NFL Monday, according to sources with NBC... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Tailgating Tradition Continues at Levi's Stadium

Tailgating Tradition Continues at Levi's Stadium

Just like at Candlestick Park, 49ers fans treated tailgating very seriously at Levi's Stadium. Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
Mixed Reaction to Traffic in 49ers Levi's Stadium Opener

Mixed Reaction to Traffic in 49ers Levi's Stadium Opener

After months of planning and weeks of preseason dress rehearsals, Sunday night's 49ers Levi's Stadium regular season... Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
Niners' Big Night Turns Ugly

Niners' Big Night Turns Ugly

Kaepernick commits four turnovers in defeat Read »

Sep 15, 2014
49ers Overcome by Bears, Drop Levi's Opener

49ers Overcome by Bears, Drop Levi's Opener

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw an interception that led to the Chicago Bears’ go-ahead points in the... Read »

Sep 14, 2014
Raiders No Match for Texans in Home Opener

Raiders No Match for Texans in Home Opener

Texans score on two long first-quarter drives to set the tone in lopsided game Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Bears, 49ers Face off at Levi's Stadium

Bears, 49ers Face off at Levi's Stadium

Sunday Night Football on NBC is back as the Bears take on the 49ers in San Francisco’s brand-new Levi Stadium. All... Watch »

Sep 14, 2014
#GoodellMustGo: Anti-Goodell Signs Show up at NFL Games

#GoodellMustGo: Anti-Goodell Signs Show up at NFL Games

A women's rights group calling for the resignation of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell flew banners,... Read »

Sep 14, 2014
NFL Roundup: Week 2

NFL Roundup: Week 2

Here's who won and who lost in the second week of the 2014 NFL season. Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Hardy Benched Amid Domestic Violence Controversy

Hardy Benched Amid Domestic Violence Controversy

The Panthers have benched Greg Hardy for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions with the defensive end involved in... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Golfer Greg Norman Injured in Chain Saw Accident

Golfer Greg Norman Injured in Chain Saw Accident

Greg Norman is recovering from a chain saw accident that nearly cost him his left hand, but not his sense of humor. Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Dodgers Get Revenge, Smash Giants 17-0

Dodgers Get Revenge, Smash Giants 17-0

The Dodgers knocked out Tim Hudson after 11 batters, kept battering against Tim Lincecum and set AT&T... Read »

Sep 13, 2014
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