The tradition provides players with a chance to shine on the big stage during the American holiday
Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the ''Hand of God'' goal in 1986 and led his country to that year's World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died. Maradona's spokesman, Sebastian Sanchi, said he died of a heart attack, two weeks after being released from a hospital in Buenos Aires following brain surgery. The office of Argentina's president said it will decree three days of national mourning, and the Argentine soccer association expressed its sorrow on Twitter.
The Baltimore Ravens added offensive tackle Jake Rodgers off waivers from the Denver Broncos on Wednesday. Rodgers has appeared in 19 games for the Broncos over the previous two seasons with one start last season. He filled in at tackle for 51 snaps in Week 9 against the Atlanta Falcons when Demar Dotson left the [more]