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Lions deal Diggs to Seattle, stunning teammates

The Seahawks have acquired safety Quandre Diggs and a 2021 seventh-round pick from the Lions for a 2020 fifth-round pick.

Lions RB Johnson has knee surgery, goes on IR

The Lions placed starting RB Kerryon Johnson on injured reserve with an injured knee, on which he underwent a procedure on Tuesday.

Hall of Fame cornerback Willie Brown, 78, dies

Willie Brown, the master of bump-and-run coverage while with the Raiders in the 1960s and '70s, has died at the age of 78. "He was a Raider," team owner Mark Davis said of the Hall of Fame cornerback.

Emmanuel Sanders trade grades: 49ers get their No. 1 receiver, Broncos finally find right...

The 49ers gave up a pair of mid-round picks for Emmanuel Sanders as they are in on an NFC run

49ers acquire Broncos WR Sanders for picks

The Broncos traded wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders to the 49ers on Tuesday. Denver acquired 2020 third- and fourth-round picks from San Francisco in the deal.

JPP practicing with Bucs after neck fracture

Jason Pierre-Paul is back practicing with the Buccaneers after fracturing his neck in an offseason car accident.

Steelers trade deadline rumors: Four players Pittsburgh should target, led by three-time Pro Bowler

The Steelers could increase their playoff chances if they make a few more personnel moves

Jets fuming Darnold’s ‘ghosts’ remark made air

The Jets and coach Adam Gase were angry Tuesday that Sam Darnold's mic'd up comment that he was "seeing ghosts" was aired on ESPN's Monday Night Football.

Mohamed Sanu trade grades: A rare win-win for Falcons, Patriots prior to 2019 NFL...

The Patriots and Falcons made a deal before the trade deadline that works for both teams

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Lions deal Diggs to Seattle, stunning teammates

The Seahawks have acquired safety Quandre Diggs and a 2021 seventh-round pick from the Lions for a 2020 fifth-round pick.