NFLPA Appeals Ray Rice’s Indefinite Suspension From NFL

Source: Tom Pelissero/USAToday The NFL Players Association formally filed its expected appeal of embattled running back Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night – and it’s no surprise the union wants the appeal taken out of commissioner Roger Goodell’s hands. “This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players,” the NFLPA said in …

Young Mother’s Murder Appeal Rejected by Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals

Source: Tulsa World OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has rejected the appeal of a woman who was convicted of killing her husband by pushing him through a 25th-floor window in a Tulsa high-rise apartment. Amber Hilberling, 22, was convicted March 18, 2013, of second-degree murder and sentenced to 25 years in prison for the 2011 death …

NCAA Rejects Superstar Dorial Green-Beckham’s Bid to Play for OU

Source: Eric Bailey/Tulsa World NORMAN — Dorial Green-Beckham’s waiver request to play football for Oklahoma in 2014 has been denied by the NCAA, the school announced Friday night. Green-Beckham’s battle for immediate eligibility was centered around the “run-off” waiver, which is based on the talented wide receiver losing his spot at Missouri last April based on circumstances beyond his control. …