Posts Tagged Professional football

Court rejects Sharper’s bid for workers’ comp

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A state appeals court has ruled against embattled former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper in his bid to receive workers’ compensation from his former team.

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Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers, 35-21

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws during the first half against the San Diego Chargers in an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

DENVER (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week.

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D’Qwell Jackson key to Colts improving defense

Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard (25) is tackled by Indianapolis Colts' D'Qwell Jackson during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — D’Qwell Jackson has seen the good and bad that comes with a long career in the National Football League.

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Raiders may lose Woodley to biceps injury

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders defensive end LaMarr Woodley has a serious biceps injury and could miss the remainder of the season.

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Chargers banged up for showdown in Denver

DENVER (AP) — The San Diego Chargers are without cornerbacks Brandon Flowers and Steve Williams for their AFC West showdown with the Denver Broncos and record-setting quarterback Peyton Manning.

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