Jul 04, 2012 01:29 EDT
A man wanted over a beheading murder who was eventually captured in the Australian Outback auditioned to be a film extra while on the run -- winning the role of a policeman in a homicide thriller.
Dec 05, 2011 20:08 EST
(Reuters) - If any team can stop the unbeaten Green Bay Packers from going all the way this season it could well be the New Orleans Saints, who are starting to look like the team that won a Super Bowl two years ago.
Nov 29, 2011 01:37 EST
Drew Brees threw four touchdown passes and ran for another to spark the New Orleans Saints to a 49-24 rout of the New York Giants in a game of National Football League contenders.
Nov 13, 2011 21:08 EST
MIAMI (Reuters) - John Kasay's overtime field goal gave the New Orleans Saints a 26-23 victory over the Atlanta Falcons as the visitors capitalised on a failed gamble by the home team to take control of the NFC South Sunday.
Nov 13, 2011 17:57 EST
MIAMI (Reuters) - A field goal in overtime from John Kasay gave the New Orleans Saints a thrilling 26-23 win over the Atlanta Falcons as they took over control of the NFC South in the National Football League Sunday.
Sep 25, 2011 20:14 EDT
MIAMI (Reuters) - The Buffalo Bills and the Detroit Lions both staged thrilling comebacks to extend their winning starts to the National Football League (NFL) season on Sunday while the Green Bay Packers overcame rivals Chicago to maintain their perfect record.
Sep 09, 2011 02:54 EDT
Aaron Rodgers threw for three touchdowns and the reigning Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers beat the New Orleans Saints 42-34 in the opening game of the NFL season.
Sep 09, 2011 01:31 EDT
GREEN BAY, Wisconsin (Reuters) - Aaron Rodgers tossed three touchdowns in the first quarter as the Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers opened the new NFL season with a thrilling 42-34 win over the New Orleans Saints on Thursday.
Jul 30, 2011 15:12 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A bitter labor dispute was almost forgotten as players flooded into training camps on Saturday to prepare for a National Football League (NFL) season that only a few days ago had appeared in jeopardy.
Jul 28, 2011 16:47 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Arizona Cardinals got their quarterback, working out a deal with the Philadelphia Eagles for Kevin Kolb, as the wheeling and dealing intensified Thursday in the National Football League's (NFL) abbreviated offseason.
Apr 29, 2011 00:17 EDT
(Reuters) - Order of selections in the first round of the draft on Thursday (NFL team; player; position; college):
Apr 05, 2011 20:00 EDT
DeMarco Murray has yet to play a down of NFL football, but the former Bishop Gorman High and Oklahoma star already has had a small taste of the life of a professional athlete.
Jan 02, 2011 16:44 EST
Alabama finally resembles title-worthy team, now awaits NFL decisions by star juniors. Alabama coach Nick Saban called his team's Capital One Bowl romp over Michigan State "a first-class performance from start to finish."
Jan 01, 2011 18:27 EST
Alabama rolls past Michigan State 49-7 in most lopsided Capital One Bowl ever. The team picked to repeat as national champions gave a glimpse of everything it could've been and more.
Dec 30, 2010 13:17 EST
Michigan State LB Greg Jones stuck around to provide Spartans with 1 more stellar season. Greg Jones is a difficult player to satisfy, and that might be the biggest reason he's still at Michigan State, chasing opposing quarterbacks all over the field.
Dec 27, 2010 15:02 EST
Alabama's Mark Ingram to face childhood team Michigan State in possible college finale. Mark Ingram's Michigan State ties run deep.
Dec 17, 2010 21:17 EST
Alabama underclassmen Jones, Ingram and Dareus weighing NFL decision. The forecast for Alabama's 2011 season should become significantly clearer within the next month.
Dec 12, 2010 00:01 EST
Today in History. Today is Sunday, Dec. 12, the 346th day of 2010. There are 19 days left in the year.
Dec 09, 2010 17:13 EST
Good Luck: Stanford quarterback caps remarkable season by becoming Heisman finalist. Andrew Luck seems to excel at just about everything.
Dec 06, 2010 22:06 EST
Cam Newton, LaMichael James to meet for Heisman announcement before national title game. Auburn quarterback Cam Newton and Oregon running back LaMichael James, two of the nation's most dynamic players, will meet in the national championship game next month.