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  1. Would Raiders have gone for two?

    Bill Williamson

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- We may have been seconds from being introduced to Riverboat Dennis on Sunday had it not been a for a disputed penalty flag. Now, we will have to wait to see if Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen is a gambling man. In the final...

    Blog | September 22, 2014
  2. Colin Kaepernick of San Francisco 49ers says he will appeal fine ...

    Paul Gutierrez

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick maintained his stance Wednesday that he "didn't say anything" to warrant an unsportsmanlike penalty for inappropriate language in Sunday night's 28-20 loss to the Chicago Bears.

    Story | Conversation | September 17, 2014
  3. Morning Ram-blings: Penalties dialed back

    Nick Wagoner

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The penalty flag is a staple of the preseason. Partly because so many young players are struggling to keep up and/or adjusting to the rules and partly because the exhibition season is the time when officials work on enforcing the l...

    Blog | August 30, 2014
  4. D.J. Swearinger of Houston Texans not fined for hit on Wes Welker...

    Tania Ganguli

    Texans safety D.J. Swearinger was not fined for a hit on Broncos receiver Wes Welker that drew a penalty flag, Swearinger told ESPN.com Thursday night.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2014
  5. NFL to penalize goal-post dunk next season

    Mike Triplett

    According to the league's vice president of officiating, Dean Blandino, players will no longer be allowed to dunk the ball over the goalpost after touchdowns.

    Story | Conversation | March 25, 2014
  6. Panthers win 6th straight, top Pats as game ends with flag picked...

    Cam Newton threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Ted Ginn Jr. with 59 seconds left, and the Carolina Panthers held off the New England Patriots 24-20 on Monday night for their sixth straight victory when officials picked up a penalty flag on the final play.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | November 18, 2013
  7. Ahmad Brooks of San Francisco 49ers fumes over flag on Drew Brees...

    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks was fuming Sunday after he was called for a roughing the passer penalty that negated a Drew Brees fumble that could have sealed a victory over the New Orleans Saints.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2013
  8. Rams' losing Bradford would be fatal blow

    Nick Wagoner

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As tensions rose and tempers flared, you couldn't help but feel that somewhere along the way the St. Louis Rams or Carolina Panthers would suffer some collateral damage beyond the sting of a simple yellow penalty flag. While the...

    Blog | October 20, 2013
  9. Bill Belichick doesn't think New England Patriots committed penal...

    Field Yates

    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said he didn't believe his team committed a penalty on a pivotal missed field goal attempt in Sunday's 30-27 overtime loss to the New York Jets.

    Story | Conversation | October 20, 2013
  10. Dez Bryant of Dallas Cowboys fined for throat-slash penalty, sour...

    Todd Archer

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was fined $7,875 for a throat-slash penalty following his touchdown catch in Sunday's 31-7 win against the St. Louis Rams, a source told ESPN.com.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2013
  11. Kenny Britt of Tennessee Titans tweets that he doesn't expect to ...

    Paul Kuharsky

    After irking his coaches with a costly penalty and earning some time on the bench, Tennessee Titans wide receiver Kenny Britt took to Twitter on Tuesday to indicate that he thinks this will be his last season with the team.

    Story | Conversation | September 17, 2013
  12. NFL coaches, players fed up with fill-in refs

    One official was pulled from duty because he's a fan. Another negated a touchdown without ever throwing a penalty flag. Several others had difficulty with basic rules.

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2012
  13. Buffalo Bills bench Stevie Johnson for T-shirt celebration, penal...

    Buffalo Bills receiver Stevie Johnson isn't the first person to get a little carried away ringing in the new year.

    Story | Conversation | January 01, 2012
  14. Dirty Laundry: Three plays at Soldier Field

    Kevin Seifert

    As we await possible fines and potential suspensions from Sunday's chippy game at Soldier Field, public discussion has centered mostly around three plays -- none of which directly drew a penalty flag. Let's look at each play. The first came at the...

    Blog | November 16, 2011
  15. Former Baltimore Ravens tackle Orlando Brown dead at 40

    Orlando "Zeus" Brown, the 360-pound tackle who in 1999 was accidentally hit in the eye with a penalty flag and missed three seasons because of the damage it caused, was found dead at his Baltimore home. He was 40.

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2011
  16. New York Jets' Rex Ryan will decide if Darrelle Revis plays vs. D...

    Rich Cimini

    New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan will make the call as to whether or not Darrelle Revis will play in Sunday's game or rest his hamstring.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2010