An officiating mistake negated a late fumble at the goal line by Ben Roethlisberger, and the Pittsburgh Steelers kicked the game-winning field goal on the next play Sunday.
The NFL e-mailed to each team a second memo Saturday that detailed players who have had multiple infractions for unnecessary roughness.
Pitt coach Jamie Dixon did what some other drivers did not do on a busy stretch of interstate on Saturday night — he pulled over to help trapped passengers in a car that had turned over against a guard rail.
Paramedics have rushed to the aid of a member of the officiating sideline chain crew, who has been given an IV and carted off the field after being knocked down during Sunday’s game between the Cleveland Browns and New Orleans Saints.
Josh Freeman led another Tampa Bay fourth-quarter comeback, throwing a 1-yard touchdown pass to Cadillac Williams with 10 seconds remaining Sunday to give the Buccaneers an 18-17 victory over the St. Louis Rams.
Brett Favre admitted to the NFL this week that he did leave voicemails for Jenn Sterger, but denied sending the former sideline hostess any lewd photographs, Fox reported Sunday.
DeAngelo Hall tied an NFL record with four interceptions, running one back 92 yards for a touchdown, and the Washington Redskins sacked Jay Cutler four times while forcing five turnovers in a 17-14 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday.