Rashad Jennings explains why he wanted to retire as a New York Giant

Former NFL running back Rashad Jennings discusses why he is retiring, what he plans on doing during retirement and what is going on with the New York Giants. Go to NFL.com to see the video

Peyton Manning, Rashad Jennings & Gerald McCoy Hilariously React to ‘Mean Tweets’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Jennings — the former running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders and New York Giants who won Dancing With the Starslast spring and retired a few months later — took on a hater who said he didn’t like him as a running back because “he don’t have good vision” and “he slow.” “Because you […]

Rashad Jennings Doesn’t Let Racism Define Him

Black History Month is a time to acknowledge and honor important contributions and achievements of African-Americans throughout our nation’s history. During this month, Yahoo Sports celebrates black pioneers who have impacted sports. Many athletes had to overcome racial barriers to pave the way for black athletes today, like Jackie Robinson and Jesse Owens, who were […]

Dancing With The Swords: A Rashad Jennings Viking Lesson

Running back Rashad Jennings is in Minneapolis promoting the Rashad Jennings Foundation and his 3rd Annual Rashad Jennings Night of Comedy. But before his event, he learned an ancient art of fighting… Go see the video at SI.com

NFL Pro Rashad Jennings Announces Retirement, Reveals ‘DWTS’ All-Athletes Dream Team (Exclusive)

Rashad Jennings is saying goodbye to the football field. The 32-year-old athlete announced his official retirement from the NFL on Friday. ET caught up with the former New York Giants running back over the phone just moments after the announcement, where he looked back on his eight seasons with the league and revealed what’s next. […]

‘DWTS’ season 24 champ Rashad Jennings’ advice to new cast: ‘Don’t take yourself too seriously’

Teach me your ways. I’ll teach you everything. The reigning champ? How are you doing? Look at my partners. Yay. You come back and then we just teams of three people. Trio. Trio. Pack on the trio. Come over here, you guys. Rashad, tell me — Wonderful to see you again. Nice to see you. […]

DWTS Champ Rashad Jennings Reveals the Sweet Way He Spoils His Mom on Valentine’s Day

Rashad Jennings is spreading the love — both literally and figuratively — this Valentine’s Day. “I do not have a special Valentine this year,” the season 24 Dancing with the Stars champ tells PEOPLE. “And so, that’s part of why I’m spending time spreading love.” For fans who have hoped to meet the former New […]

Great News first look: NFL star Rashad Jennings stops by the newsroom

Rashad Jennings has touched down in the MMN newsroom. The NFL free agent, who last played for the New York Giants (and won the latest season of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars), will guest-star on the sixth episode of NBC’s Great News as Portia’s (Nicole Richie) fiancé, Carvell. EW has an exclusive first look below […]