With Luck on mend, Colts get back into AFC South chase

He’s throwing harder, longer and more frequently than he did just a week ago. And on Thursday, for the first time since having offseason shoulder surgery, Indy’s starting quarterback could sense the rehabilitation process was nearing its end.

Court clears way for 6-game suspension of Cowboys’ Elliott

A federal appeals court has lifted an injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott, clearing the way for the NFL’s punishment over domestic violence allegations and likely leading to the running back’s legal team seeking further relief.

Hall of Fame QB Y.A. Tittle dead at 90

Known as “The Bald Eagle” as much for his sturdy leadership as his prematurely receding hairline, Tittle played 17 seasons of pro football.

Beckham Jr. breaks left ankle, Watt breaks left leg

Beckham broke his left ankle and Houston’s J.J. Watt broke his left leg as two of the NFL’s most talented players suffered serious injuries Sunday.

Beckham was carted off the field just a few plays before the Los Angeles Chargers scored the go-ahead touchdown, sending the Giants to a 27-22 loss.

VP Pence leaves NFL game after players protest during anthem

Vice President Mike Pence left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem Sunday, the latest move by President Donald Trump’s administration to clash with NFL players over patriotism and public demonstrations.

Flacco, Ravens beat Raiders without Carr 30-17

Joe Flacco hit Mike Wallace on two deep passes to spark Baltimore’s struggling offense, and the Ravens got a fumble return for a touchdown by Jimmy Smith to beat the short-handed Oakland Raiders 30-17 on Sunday.

Colts celebrate Manning’s return with 26-23 win over 49ers

After Indianapolis blew a 14-point lead in the final eight minutes of regulation, the last remaining Colts player from Manning’s first Super Bowl team easily made a 51-yard field goal with 1:38 left in overtime for a 26-23 victory over San Francisco.

CBS clarifies after saying Kaepernick would stand for anthem

A CBS reporter clarified his televised report saying quarterback Colin Kaepernick told him he would stand during the national anthem if he played in the NFL again, saying he didn’t actually discuss the issue with the player when they spoke.

Diverse United States divided on symbols of patriotism

A silent protest against police brutality, started last year by then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, has evolved into a statement about patriotism and the nation’s symbols, drawing some heated responses — including from President Donald Trump.