- Free agent linebacker Lance Briggs visiting with 49ers
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers were hosting free agent linebacker Lance Briggs at team headquarters Monday.
- Scaffolding collapses at Vikings stadium site in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say high winds caused scaffolding to collapse on the edge of the Vikings stadium site and fall onto a downtown Minneapolis street.
- Aaron Hernandez's fiancee: Discarded box smelled like weed
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The fiancee of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has testified in his murder trial that a box he asked her to get rid of smelled skunky and she thought it contained marijuana.
- NFL suspends Browns GM for texting, team holds onto picks
CLEVELAND (AP) — The NFL sent a tough message to Browns general manager Ray Farmer for texting.
- Falcons fined, lose draft pick for pumping in fake noise
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team president Rich McKay from the league's Competition Committee beginning April 1 following the team's use of fake noise at home games.