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Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans following a victory over the Ole Miss Rebels at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium on Nov. 23, 2013 in Oxford, Miss. (credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

NFL Sends Memo To Teams Warning Of Asking Sexual Orientation Questions To College Prospects

NFL teams will spend this week’s annual scouting combine trying to get answers out of college prospects.

02/18/2014

Michael Sam of the Missouri Tigers / (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

NFL Reminds Teams To Mind Combine Questions

Personal questions could take on new significance now as Michael Sam attempts to become the first openly gay player in the NFL. Publicly, Sam has received widespread support, from his former teammates and coaches to President Obama.

92.3 The Fan–02/18/2014

Ray Lewis #52 of the Baltimore Ravens answers questions from the media during Super Bowl XLVII Media Day ahead of Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 29, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The San Francisco 49ers will take on the Baltimore Ravens on February 3, 2013 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Ravens LB Lewis ‘Agitated’ Not Angry Over PEDs Story

Smiling, even laughing, at questions about a report linking him to a company that purports to make performance-enhancers, Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis said Wednesday he “never, ever took” the stuff.

92.3 The Fan–01/30/2013

File photo of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, and NFLPA Executive Director Demaurice Smith. (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

NFLPA’s Collusion Case Against NFL Denied By Judge

The NFL Players Association’s claim of collusion by league owners has been rejected by the federal judge who has previously sided with the players.

12/31/2012

Browns linebacker Scott Fujita / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

NFLPA Cites 1996 Bounty Program Allowed By NFL

The NFL Players Association filed papers in federal court pointing out that the NFL permitted a 1996 incentive program for big hits funded by then-Green Bay defensive lineman Reggie White.

92.3 The Fan–10/18/2012

Head Coach Pat Shurmur attempts to get the attention of one of the officials during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on September 16, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. / (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Replacement Officials Taking Heat

Upon further review, Week 2 was a poor one for the NFL’s replacement officials. Coaches and players around the league are losing patience and speaking out against the fill-in officials following a slew of questionable calls in Sunday’s games.

92.3 The Fan–09/17/2012

The NFL replacement officials will be used to start the 2012 season / (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

NFL Remains At Impasse With Full-time Officials

Less than three weeks before the season kicks off, the NFL and the NFL Referees Association are no closer to an agreement to end the lockout of the officials.

92.3 The Fan–08/16/2012

Browns linebacker Scott Fujita / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

NFLPA Files Suit On Behalf Of Fujita, 3 Other Players

The NFL Players Association filed a lawsuit against the NFL on behalf of three players suspended in connection with the bounty investigation, calling Commissioner Roger Goodell “incurably and evidently biased.”

92.3 The Fan–07/05/2012

Anthony Hargrove #94 of the Seattle Seahawks tackles Danny Ware #28 of the New York Giants / (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Hargrove Agent: NFL’s Bounty Probe About Semantics

The agent for suspended defensive lineman Anthony Hargrove says the NFL has used semantics, but not hard evidence, as the basis for punishing current and former Saints players

92.3 The Fan–06/17/2012

Browns linebacker Scott Fujita / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

NFL Turns Over Some Evidence In Appeals

The NFL turned over some evidence to the four players suspended for the Saints bounty program, but lawyers for the players said Friday they are seeking more information.

92.3 The Fan–06/16/2012

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