• League fixes mistake, credits Miller with another sack

    In this Sept. 8, 2016, file photo, Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller (58) celebrates his sack against the Carolina Panthers during the second half of an NFL football game, in Denver. Von Miller's lead-leading sack total jumped to 13½. The NFL belatedly credited Miller with a strip-sack for his play late in the fourth quarter that sealed Denver's 20-10 win at Jacksonville on Sunday.(AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Von Miller won’t complain to the officials when he’s getting grabbed, mugged or slugged on just about every snap these days. He won’t lobby for statistics, either.

  • Panthers coach Ron Rivera doesn’t play favorites

    Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wears a black coat and hat as he talks with reporters during a post-game news conference after an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 40-7. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

    A lot of NFL head coaches have a different standard for stars, subscribing to the philosophy of treating everyone equitably but not necessarily equally.