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April 18, 2014
Marlon Wayans appears to be haunting RG3 and Mike Trout in eerily similar ways

Maybe the cynicism is misdirected, and they're both just huge Marlon Wayans fans.

Jon Gruden on Manziel: 'Johnny has a lot of magic to him'

Former NFL coach says Johnny Football most exciting young quarterback he's seen in a while.

Saints re-sign wide receiver Robert Meachem

The Saints re-sign the eight-year veteran to a one-year contract

Once-prized QB Jimmy Clausen just wants another NFL chance

Former Panthers quarterback looking to latch on somewhere as backup and hopes to move up from there.

Saban hosts Peyton Manning in visit of 'mutual benefit'

What did the two learn from each other? Click here to find out.

Colts' Wayne focused on proving doubters wrong

Colts' Wayne focused on proving doubters wrong in comeback from knee injury

Did Manning's meeting with Saban cross the line?

Manning's visit with Saban might have run afoul of NFL rules because Gase was there, too

How John Elway made a successful front office transition

In the three years Elway has been in charge, the Broncos have a .708 winning percentage.

Training for Boston while covering Sochi

One of USA TODAY Sports' own is running the Boston Marathon. He had to train while in Sochi.

Packers flip burgers at McDonalds during tour

Green Bay Packers players lend a hand at McDonald's, Subway in Ashland during spring tour

Former Army Ranger fears he may have shot Pat Tillman

Gives first interview in 10 years.

Darren Sharper ends bad week with more bad news

Former NFL star heads back to jail after court appearance and ruling against him in Arizona

Draft diary: Arizona State's Carl Bradford racks up NFL visits

Carl Bradford drawing interest from several teams.

April 17, 2014
Aikman concerned about Romo's second back surgery

The Cowboys legend knows all about the perils of back surgeries.

Green Bay Packers fans have their own dating site

This is great news.

Ex-quarterback McNabb spends day in Arizona jail

Ex-NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb released from jail after 1-day sentence for a DUI arrest

Arizona judge says 'proof evident' in Sharper rape case

Judge says evidence in one of two rape charges warrants denial of bond

Sharper loses Arizona bid to be released on bail

Former NFL All-Pro safety Sharper loses bid to be released on bail in sexual assault cases

Running back is becoming the worst job in sports

The sad, dreary, protracted mating ritual of veteran RBs and needy teams is finally over.

Donovan McNabb serves day in Ariz. jail for 2013 DUI arrest

Former NFL quarterback released after serving time for 2013 DUI arrest.

Jets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnson

NEW YORK (AP) -- Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong....

Aaron Hernandez associate indicted in Florida

Judge orders Oscar Hernandez to be transferred from Florida to Massachusetts.

April 16, 2014
Sharper's attorneys to question Arizona evidence

Sharper's lawyers return to Phoenix courtroom to question evidence in sexual assault cases

Aikman: Johnny Manziel has chance for a 'special career'

Find out what Troy Aikman said about the former Texas A&M quarterback.

Jets' Johnson not concerned about knee, carries

Newly signed Jets RB Chris Johnson has no concerns about knee or sharing workload

Chad Johnson signs with the Montreal Alouettes

It's been years since he has played.

Packers' Clay Matthews talks Julius Peppers, thumb injury in Q&A

Green Bay LB eager for one-on-one battles with team's focused on new teammate.

Josh Freeman headed to the Giants

The well-traveled quarterback has a new home.

Manning holds on to heartache of Super Bowl

Peyton Manning still scarred by Super Bowl debacle, hopes to turn it into fuel for 2014

T.J. Ward expects retooled Broncos defense to 'make a statement'

Team added several new contributors, including the Pro Bowl safety