St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher talks with reporters during the NFC Head Coaches Breakfast at the NFL football meetings in Orlando, Fla., Wednesday, March 26, 2014. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

NFL to emphasize player conduct rules

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The NFL will place a heavy emphasis on enforcing its player conduct rules, something Rams coach Jeff Fisher calls “a fr…

FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2013, file photo, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen celebrates after sacking Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger during the first half of an NFL football game at Wembley Stadium in London. The Chicago Bears replaced one accomplished veteran pass rusher with another Wednesday, March 26, 2014, when they agreed to terms with Allen on a four-year contract. A person with knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press that Allen will get $15.5 million guaranteed on a deal that could be worth as much as $32 million. The person requested anonymity because the terms have not been announced. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

Jared Allen gets $15.5M from Bears

The Chicago Bears replaced one accomplished veteran pass rusher with another Wednesday when they agreed to terms with Jared Allen on a four-…

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez arrives at the offices of Major League Baseball, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 in New York. The grievance to overturn Rodriguez's 211-game suspension began Monday before arbitrator Fredric Horowitz. (AP Photo/David Karp)

MLB hopes for new drug deal this week

NEW YORK (AP) – People familiar with the negotiations tell The Associated Press that baseball players and management hope to reach a new dru…

Officials watch an instant replay after a San Francisco 49ers touchdown against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of a divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

NFL office can help refs with replays

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The NFL officiating department will help referees rule on instant replay reviews starting next season. League owners pa…