Oakland Raiders player donates Week 16 paycheck to girl with heart condition
Character Counts | December 22, 2014 2:32 pmOne of the NFL's lowest-paid players is also one of the most generous. Oakland Raiders tackle Menelik Watson gave...
New York Yankees will pay for education of children of slain NYPD cop
Character Counts | December 21, 2014 1:54 pmIt's a little tough for Arizona fans to ever root for the Yankees, but this is pretty dang cool. NYPD officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu were
Phoenix Suns feed hundreds of people in need
Character Counts | December 17, 2014 3:15 pmPHOENIX -- Hundreds of people in need got a warm meal on Wednesday thanks to the Phoenix Suns. Former players Tom Chambers, Joe Courtney, Steven Hunter and Alvan Adams, alongside some of the organization's...
Toy Toss Game is good fun, good-willed
Character Counts | December 10, 2014 1:15 pmFans of the Division II Arkansas-Fort Smith Lions got a little...
Arizona Cardinals show support for Kansas City's Eric Berry
Character Counts | December 08, 2014 4:14 pmThe Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs may have been opponents during their game Sunday, but both teams were united in their support for Chiefs safety Eric Berry. Berry was diagnosed with...
Andre Johnson's eighth annual Christmas toy shopping spree a success
Character Counts | December 02, 2014 6:36 pmHouston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson has made a yearly tradition of giving back. Johnson's Christmas toy shopping spree for kids extended to an eighth year on Tuesday, as he spent his day off hosting...
Aeneas Williams tries to help rebuild Ferguson
Character Counts | November 25, 2014 8:00 pmTo say things haven't been easy in Ferguson, MO the last couple of days would be an understatement. And no matter what you think of the legal matters, one thing everyone can agree on is the damage...
Arizona Cardinals star Calais Campbell helps feed families for Thanksgiving
Character Counts | November 25, 2014 4:57 pmCalais Campbell is a good guy. The Arizona Cardinals' defensive end was recognized as the team's
Houston Texans' J.J. Watt buys pizza for local police and fire departments
Character Counts | November 25, 2014 1:36 pmHouston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is earning the headlines for his play this season, scoring touchdowns on both sides of the ball and playing like a front-runner for NFL Defensive Player of the Year. But...
Buffalo Bills star helps snowed-in neighbors
Character Counts | November 21, 2014 10:49 amYou're probably aware of the snowstorm that has overtaken much of the country. Things are so bad in Buffalo, N.Y., that the Bills' home game against the New York Jets has been rescheduled and relocated....