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Jennifer Lopez, Shakira to headline Super Bowl halftime show

Jennifer Lopez announced the news on her Twitter account.

US star Lloyd believes women could thrive in NFL

After a successful tryout with the Philadelphia Eagles, Carli Lloyd believes there is no reason why women could not operate as kickers in the NFL

American Airlines to spend US$90 million on LA stadium sponsorship

American Airlines has agreed to sponsor the 2.5-acre space that serves as the main entrance to the US$5 billion stadium in Inglewood, California

Six-time Super Bowl champ Brady aims to prove himself again

'I'm going to go out there and do the best I can this year and see what happens,' said the player who has voiced a desire to play until he's 45.

Trump defends remarks on NFL players kneeling during anthem

Trump feuds publicly with the NFL over quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other players kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality.

NBA star James slams NFL owners’ ‘slave mentality’

James was chatting about NFL player protests over social injustice.

Texans owner McNair dies at 81

McNair's death is the third of an NFL owner in the last two months.

California games still on, but NFL monitoring fires

The ongoing wildfires in California may have an impact on two NFL games to be played there.

Colts’ Vinatieri breaks NFL career scoring record

Adam Vinatieri of the Indianapolis Colts beat Morten Andersen's career scoring record.

Four Jaguars players detained after London incident

The Jacksonville Jaguars players involved were Barry Church, Ronnie Harrison, D. J. Hayden, and Jarrod Wilson.

De Bruyne concerned about Wembley pitch after NFL game

Kevin De Bruyne is apprehensive about the condition of the Wembley pitch during his Manchester City's upcoming game against Tottenham because the same pitch will be used for an NFL game not long before.

Brees throws 500th career touchdown pass

Drew Brees became just the fourth NFL player ever to have 500 career touchdown passes.

Comic Amy Schumer backs Kaepernick, says she won’t do Super Bowl...

The comedian personally told her reps she wouldn't do a Super Bowl commercial this year.

NFL to celebrate 100th season in 2019 with logo, events

The occasion will be marked by a year-long series of events as well as a special logo to be featured on game balls and jerseys.

Packers Hall of Fame fullback Taylor dies at 83

The cause of Jim Taylor's death has not yet been revealed.

Saints star Brees sets NFL career pass yards mark in win

The 39-year-old passer, in his 18th NFL campaign, now has 499 career touchdown passes, one shy of joining a select 500-touchdown NFL club whose only members are Manning, Favre and New England's Tom Brady, who reached the milestone last Thursday.

Bills’ McCoy faces new abuse allegation

LeSean McCoy's ex-girlfriend Delicia Cordon accused him of child abuse.

Colts’ Vinatieri sets all-time field goal record

Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri now has 567 career field goals, surpassing the record previously held by Morten Andersen.

Former Eagles player Hopkins dies at 57

The cause of former Philadelphia Eagles players Wes Hopkins' death has yet to be confirmed.

Brees breaks Favre’s NFL record for pass completions

Drew Brees broke Brett Favre's record for most pass completions in NFL history.

NFL cornerback Davis retires during game

In a rare occurrence, Vontae Davis of the Buffalo Bills retired during a game against the Los Angeles Chargers.

Swedish star Zetterberg retires after 15 NHL seasons

Zetterberg ends his brilliant career with a total of 337 goals and 623 assists, all coming while a member of the Detroit Red Wings.

Despite hurricane, Panthers haven’t altered travel plans

Despite the impending threat of Hurricane Florence, the Carolina Panthers have opted to remain in Charlotte ahead of their game against the Atlanta Falcons.

Dolphins beat Titans 27-20 in longest-ever NFL game

The game between the Miami Dolphins and Tennessee Titans was the longest in NFL history.