Posts Tagged Football

A dozen football fans injured in lightning strike

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Green Bay Packers.

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Ex-NFL’s Benson charged with public intoxication

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former NFL and Texas running back Cedric Benson has been charged with public intoxication.

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Seattle could be back in Arizona for Super Bowl

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs in for a touchdown as teammate Doug Baldwin (89) signals touchdown as Arizona Cardinals defensive end Tommy Kelly (95) defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The way they are playing, the Seattle Seahawks could well be back in Arizona in a month or so.

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Jones’ return helps Falcons eliminate Saints, 30-14

New Orleans Saints cornerback Patrick Robinson (21) leaps to defend a reception by Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (11) in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Rogelio Solis)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Julio Jones needed only two offensive snaps to dispel any notion that he’d be merely a decoy for the Atlanta Falcons, too hampered by his injured hip to be truly effective.

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Seahawks, Packers, Cowboys, Steelers in playoffs

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws under pressure from Arizona Cardinals defensive end Frostee Rucker (98) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Now that they’ve qualified for the postseason, there’s no relaxing for the Packers, Lions, and Steelers.

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