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Worker dies in Minnesota Vikings stadium roofing accident in Minneapolis
Worker dies in Minnesota Vikings stadium roofing accident in Minneapolis

One worker died and another was seriously injured on Wednesday after falling while working on the roof of the new Minnesota Vikings Stadium in Minneapolis, the NFL team said.

Tom Brady, Roger Goodell urged to settle `Deflategate` row
Tom Brady, Roger Goodell urged to settle `Deflategate` row

A federal judge urged New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and NFL chief Roger Goodell to reach a settlement over the `Deflate-gate` scandal on Wednesday, ordering the two sides to return to court on August 31 if no deal is reached.

NFL owners hear update on Los Angeles relocation bids
NFL owners hear update on Los Angeles relocation bids

National Football League club owners heard updates Tuesday on possible relocations by three teams to Los Angeles, with a decision over who might play there in 2016 possibly coming by January.

Frank Gifford, star player and commentator, dead at 84
Frank Gifford, star player and commentator, dead at 84

Frank Gifford, who helped the New York Giants to the 1956 NFL title and spent decades as an American football television commentator, died Sunday, his family said. He was 84.

Tom Brady appeal testimony reveals his denial details
Tom Brady appeal testimony reveals his denial details

Details of how Tom Brady pressed his "Deflate-gate" suspension appeal to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell were made public Tuesday when the NFL Players Association released a hearing transcript.

Arizona Cardinals' rookie receiver shot outside home

Arizona Cardinals rookie receiver Damond Powell`s NFL ambitions were in limbo Saturday after he was shot outside his home in Toledo, Ohio.

Powell was shot in the face on Friday night, suffering injuries that police said did not appear to be life-threatening.

`Deflategate` football fetches $43,740 at auction
`Deflategate` football fetches $43,740 at auction

A ball from the game that produced the "Deflategate" scandal that has seen Patriots quarterback Tom Brady suspended for four games sold at auction on Saturday for $43,740.

FIFA, others defeat US soccer concussion lawsuit
FIFA, others defeat US soccer concussion lawsuit

A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit by soccer players and parents seeking to force FIFA and other governing bodies to change the sport`s rules to limit the risk of concussions and other head injuries, especially for children.

FIFA, others defeat US soccer concussion lawsuit
FIFA, others defeat US soccer concussion lawsuit

A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit by soccer players and parents seeking to force FIFA and other governing bodies to change the sport`s rules to limit the risk of concussions and other head injuries, especially for children.

EPL boss envious of US sports' foreign fixtures
EPL boss envious of US sports' foreign fixtures

Despite running the sporting behemoth that is the English Premier League, Richard Scudamore still casts his eyes enviously at the foreign expansion success of the NFL and NBA.

Tottenham, NFL in 10-year deal for London games
Tottenham, NFL in 10-year deal for London games

A minimum of two NFL games per year will be played at Tottenham`s new state-of-the-art stadium under a 10-year-deal agreed between the English Premier League club and American football chiefs, it was confirmed Wednesday.

Martin Whitmarsh fears F1 could ''crash and burn''
Martin Whitmarsh fears F1 could ''crash and burn''

Former McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh says he is saddened by the current state of Formula One and fears it may "crash and burn" before eventually recovering.

The Glazers’ Way: Loyal, low key, few frills in running Manchester United
The Glazers’ Way: Loyal, low key, few frills in running Manchester United

The First Allied building at 270 Commerce Drive in the Rochester, New York, suburb of Henrietta isn’t much to look at.

EPL to ditch sponsor from 2016-17 season
EPL to ditch sponsor from 2016-17 season

The English Premier League will not have a title sponsor from the 2016-17 season, the organisation revealed on Thursday.

On cusp of title glory, Mohun Bagan face tricky Bengaluru test
On cusp of title glory, Mohun Bagan face tricky Bengaluru test

A determined Mohun Bagan will be gunning for glory as they are only a point shy of winning their maiden I-League football title when they take on defending champions Bengaluru FC in what promises to be a pulsating finale to the marathon tourney.

NFL: Tom Brady slapped with four-game ban over `Deflategate`
NFL: Tom Brady slapped with four-game ban over `Deflategate`

 Tom Brady was suspended for four games and the New England Patriots were fined $1 million on Monday as the NFL came down heavy on its marquee player and its Super Bowl champ over the "Deflategate" scandal.

US sports rank most homophobic among six English-speaking countries: Survey
US sports rank most homophobic among six English-speaking countries: Survey

Homophobia in sports is worse in the United States than in other English-speaking countries and globally is more acute in team sports than other parts of society, according to a survey released on Saturday.

Yoga at Capitol Hill

In a curtain-raiser event for the First International Day of Yoga on June 21, the newly founded Congressional Yogi Association organized the first-ever "Yoga on the Hill" at Capitol Hill, the seat of US parliament.

Miami Dolphins flop Dion Jordan facing season-long drug ban
Miami Dolphins flop Dion Jordan facing season-long drug ban

Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan is to be suspended for the entirety of the upcoming 2015 season after violating the NFL`s drug policy for the third time in two years, reports said Tuesday.

NFL concussion settlement approved by US judge
NFL concussion settlement approved by US judge

An American judge on Wednesday approved of a revised settlement agreement between the National Football League and thousands of ex-players who sued the league over concussions.