CORTLAND, N.Y. — Michael Vick dropped back, peered down the field and flicked his wrist.
Michael Strahan had one objective in mind when he came to the New York Giants as a second-round draft pick in 1993 out of Texas Southern.
WEST PITTSTON — Many hours were spent on the same grass, sweating through practices under a blazing sun all for 48 minutes of football on Friday nights on the manicured field nearby.
PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly opened training camp Saturday dealing with an issue he never faced before — one of his top players being suspended.
PITTSBURGH — There are days when Ben Roethlisberger can feel every single hit he's absorbed during a decade as one of the NFL's most fearless quarterbacks.
BEREA, Ohio — There were No. 2 jerseys everywhere, ringing the practice fields in various shapes, sizes and colors.
PITTSBURGH — The faces Ike Taylor grew so accustomed to seeing line up alongside him over the past decade have disappeared.Ryan Clark? Gone. Ditto Brett Keisel. And LaMarr Woodley. Larry Foote too.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Rob Gronkowski was a training camp spectator last summer while recovering from surgery.
CORTLAND, N.Y. — Rex Ryan's hair was a bit wet and so was his shirt, the result of a strong thunderstorm that drenched the New York Jets as they arrived for training camp.
HOOVER, Ala. — Alabama receiver Amari Cooper has been through the offseasons filled with talk of repeat national championships, and now he's endured one that began with sour memories not celebratory confetti showers.
NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Saints on Tuesday confirmed a multiyear contract with Jimmy Graham, ending a protracted holdout for the star tight end.
The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Receiver Will Mahone has no chance of returning to Notre Dame while facing felony charges of assault on a police officer, intimidation of a public servant and vandalism, his attorney said Tuesday.