Devery Henderson recalled having an anxiety attack when his hometown of Opelousas honored him with a parade after the New Orleans Saints won the Super Bowl.
It didn't take too long for Brian Urlacher's concerns to disappear. By the end of training camp, they were all gone.
At first glance, it seems like a harsh indictment of Aaron Rodgers' ability to win close games: Since he took over as the starting quarterback in 2008, the Green Bay Packers are 2-12 in games decided by four points or fewer.
Clinton Portis will turn 30 next year. The Washington Redskins running back was close to quitting two years ago, having lost his "lust" for the game.
The Detroit Lions have put kicker Jason Hanson on injured reserve, ending his season with an injured right knee.
Michael Vick threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to give the Philadelphia Eagles a 7-3 lead over the Houston Texans after the first quarter on Thursday night.
The Harris County Houston Sports Authority has approved the agreement to build a new Houston Dynamo Stadium.
When the New York Giants grabbed Jason Pierre-Paul in the first round of the draft, general manager Jerry Reese said the defensive end had the biggest upside of any player in the draft.
Fullback Ovie Mughelli says the Atlanta Falcons want to graduate from the regular season at the top of the NFC's class.