Today In Sports History for July 30

...Washington's Ron Hansen pulls off an unassisted triple play, but the Cleveland Indians still win 10-1.1971 - In the NFL Chicago All Star game, the Baltimore Colts beat the All-Stars 24-17.1976 - Bruce Jenner sets the world record in...
Goodell upholds Brady's suspension legal obligation to cooperate. The NFL had some messages from Brady sent...its penalty, but Brady appealed.The NFL Players Association said in a statement...that it would appeal in court."The NFL resorted to a nebulous standard of 'general...
Today In Sports History for July 29

...vault of 18-11½ in Moscow.1986 - The U.S. Football League wins and loses in its lawsuit against the NFL. The jury finds that the NFL violated antitrust laws, as the USFL claimed, but awards the USFL only $1 in damages.1989 - Cuba's...
Mexico wins 7th Gold Cup, defeats Jamaica

...Guardado came off to a thunderous ovation from the pro-Mexico crowd of 68,930 at Lincoln Financial Field, home of the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles.NOTES: Brad Guzan of the U.S. won Golden Glove as top goalkeeper.
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NFL's first full-time female official low-key as debut nears her first preseason clinic since the NFL made her the first full-time female...That was Shannon Eastin in 2012 when the NFL used replacement officials a bowl game. She's been in the NFL's development program for two years...
Today In Sports History for July 24 and July 25

...running back Ray Rice receives a two-game suspension from the NFL following his offseason arrest for domestic violence...driver Dario Franchitti won the Indy 500 in May.2011 - The NFL Players Association executive board and 32 team reps vote...
What Lee's 'Watchman' reveals about racism

...American youth played by Quinton Aaron, enabling him to surmount poverty and ultimately achieve the dream of playing in the NFL.In "Glory," the 1989 movie about the first all-black Civil War regiment, top billing went to a white actor, Matthew...
Most franchise players reach deals

...Cowboys. First they decided not to match Philadelphia's offer on running back DeMarco Murray in free agency, and let the NFL rushing leader go to one of their division rivals.So, they couldn't afford not to have Bryant, who has more catches...
Judge: Washington trademark must be canceled

...League will find themselves on the wrong side of history if they continue to defend the name.Team owner "Dan Snyder and the NFL have to face the fact that we have a changing country," Barkin said. "How long do they want to fight that?"Amanda...
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Brett Favre returns to Lambeau for Packers Hall of Fame

...that would spark the revival of one of the league's marquee franchises.What followed was a slew of records, including the NFL mark for quarterback durability of 297 straight regular-season games. The Packers won the Super Bowl in 1996, beating...


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