Bills acted properly in team president’s resignation

The NFL has determined the Buffalo Bills acted properly in the aftermath of team president Russ Brandon’s resignation amid allegations he had an inappropriate relationship with a female employee. The league released a statement Friday saying it will take no further action against the Bills. Brandon told the AP he had contemplated stepping down from […]

Brewers place Eric Thames on DL with thumb injury

Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames tore the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb and will likely need surgery, the team said Wednesday. A typical timeline for recovery from the surgery would be 6-8 weeks. The first baseman will head back to Milwaukee after his team wraps up its two-game set in Kansas City […]

The NFL Players Association president does not foresee a change coming to the league’s national anthem protocol in 2018.

Bengals tackle Eric Winston said he is not anticipating discussions about whether the NFL will consider rules that make standing for the anthem mandatory when union officials and players meet with league representatives at next week’s NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. “Until they change their stance, I wouldn’t expect any sort of conversation about it […]