The North Carolina athletics department has had their fair share of negative publicity in recent years. There were the football players that were tied to NFL agents and declared ineligible or kicked off the team. There was the firing of football coach Butch Davis for his ties to NFL agents. There st Full story
As usual, there’s been plenty of offseason tomfoolery involving college football players from around the country. One incident involving a current and former Ole Miss player, however, has been kept under wraps. Until now. The Memphis Commercial-Appeal reports that backup quarterback Barry Brunetti a Full story
Odin Lloyd, the semi-pro football player police say was murdered by former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, was remembered at a Boston church on Saturday. Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder charges. NBC’s Michelle Franzen reports.
Rape charges filed against three Naval Academy football players galvanized lawmakers' push to curb the scourge in military sexual assaults. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., discusses what this means for Congress.
In the latest of a string of sexual assault allegations in the Military, Defense officials confirm three Naval Avademy football players are being investigated for allegedly assaulting an unconscious female midshipman at a party last year. NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski reports.
Former pro football player and actor OJ Simpson takes the witness stand to testify about the events that lead to his imprisonment, in his bid for new trial on those charges. NBC's Leanne Gregg reports.
Krystal Ball explains why the Steubenville rape case – and recent verdict – is part of a larger narrative about rape, blame, and American attitudes that can’t be allowed to persist.
Chicago Bears' football player Devin Hester races a cheetah in this undated handout provided by National Geographic during a match-up between nature's fastest land mammal and the agile NFL wide-receiver and kick returner in the Big Cat Week Special "Man Vs. Cheetah", airing on Nat Geo WILD in Novemb
Grand Marshall for the Chicago Gay Pride Parade, former NFL football player Wade Davis speaks to reporters prior to the Chicago Gay Pride Parade in Chicago, Sunday, June 30, 2013.
epa03761804 Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez appears in Attleboro District Court with his attorney Mike Fee to face murder charges in relation to the death of a friend, in Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA 26 June 2013. Hernandez was arrested at his home earlier in the day. The bo