profootballtalk.com Updated 48 minutes agoThe efforts to use the national anthem as a vehicle for shedding light on serious societal issues entails various types of risk. One specific type of risk is fairly significant. In an interview with 60 Minutes Sports, Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin says…Share Tweet
Colts' Irsay: Luck's shoulder 'not a serious issue'ESPN.com 59 minutes agoColts' Irsay: Luck's shoulder 'not a serious issue'Share Tweet
NFL rules prevent effort by Tom Benson to resolve ownership fightprofootballtalk.com 1 hour agoA new front has emerged in the Benson Family Feud. As Saints owner Tom Benson tries to resolve a fight with estranged heirs arising from his decision to prevent them from acquiring ownership of his NFL and NBA teams, the NFL will not allow Benson to fol…Share TweetESPN.com 1 hour agoGiants might want to reduce JPP and Olivier Vernon's workloadsShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 2 hours agoIf there are any London-based billionaires with an interest in American football reading this, please give Jim Irsay a call. Irsay, the Colts owner whose team plays in London tomorrow, said at an appearance there today that he’s hoping the NFL will have…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 4 hours agoAs Tom Brady concludes his four-game suspension on Sunday, Jimmy Garoppolo will return to the helm of the Patriots’ offense. Garoppolo will start Sunday against the Bills, WEEI reports. After playing very well in the first game and a half of the season,…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 5 hours agoDonte Whitner has rapidly fallen from perennial Pro Bowl safety to a guy looking for a job. He’s hoping to find that job with the Giants. Whitner will work out for the Giants this weekend, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. The Giants are ailing at sa…Share TweetAfter sustaining a partially torn rotator cuff in a Week 2 victory over the Buffalo Bills, Decker aggravated the injury the next week against the Kansas City Chiefs.Share Tweetnytimes.com 16 hours agoHouston Texans coach Bill O'Brien confirmed Friday that star defensive end J.J. Watt will miss the rest of the season after back surgery.Share Tweet
Eli Harold was flagged, fined for tackle that injured Russell Wilsonprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoThe sack that resulted in an MCL sprain for Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson didn’t amount to a classic horse-collar tackle. But it fell within the scope of the recently-expanded definition of the rule. As a result, 49ers linebacker Eli Harold was fl…Share Tweet
Week Four injury report roundupprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoWeek Four kicked off on Thursday night with a Bengals win and it continues with 13 more games on Sunday, which means that the 26 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play,…Share Tweetyahoo.com 17 hours agoCam Newton is off to a bit of a slow start (AP) The Carolina Panthers haven’t had an easy start to their season. A lot of that is due to the schedule: They have played the Denver Broncos and Minnesota Vikings, two of the best defenses in the NFL. But wh…Share TweetSammy Watkins is headed to injured reserve, the Bills said (AP) Apparently, Rex Ryan wasn’t exaggerating when he said the Buffalo Bills had “major concerns” about Watkins’ foot injury. Watkins was placed on injured reserve, according to the team. That m…Share TweetWashington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his unnecessary roughness foul on New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard last week.Share TweetAs the Lions try to move to 2-2 on the year, they’ll definitely not have two key players. They possibly won’t have two others. As expected, defensive end Ziggy Ansah and linebacker DeAndre Levy are out for Sunday’s game, with ankle and quad injuries, re…Share TweetThe Cardinals missed right guard Evan Mathis in the lineup in Buffalo last Sunday, but they’ll have him back as they try to improve their record to 2-2 against the Rams this weekend. Mathis missed last Sunday with a toe injury, but got in a full practic…Share Tweet
Emmanuel Sanders not fined for Antonio Brown-style moveKey & Peele got it right; two pumps are allowed. Two weeks after Steelers receiver Antonio Brown drew a flag and a fine for a pelvic-thrust celebration that included three (maybe four) pumps, Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders escaped both by stoppin…Share Tweet
Thursday Night Football draws eight millionThere was no press release touting the record-low eight-million-person audience generated by Monday night’s Falcons-Saints game on ESPN, which did battle with the first presidential debate. Thursday night’s Dolphins-Bengals game drew a similar audience,…Share TweetIn the old days, Russell Wilson might have been listed as probable on the injury report. But with that designation gone, he’s not on the report at all. The Seahawks have ruled running back Thomas Rawls out and declared five players questionable, but non…Share TweetAs the Broncos head to Tampa Bay for a battle with the Buccaneers, the Broncos will be missing three key players: linebacker DeMarcus Ware (forearm), guard Donald Stephenson (calf), and tight end Virgil Green (calf). Based on comments from coach Gary Ku…Share Tweet
The Dolphins Do Everything Wrongdeadspin.com 20 hours agoLet’s check in on the Dolphins after last night’s walk through a field of banana peels, shall we?Read more...Share Tweetyahoo.com 20 hours agoThe new schoolhouse in La Chanm, Haiti (Avril Family Foundation) Every summer when he was growing up, Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril traveled to Haiti, the birthplace of his parents. The trips ended around the time he was 15, after his grand…Share TweetThe Texans have had left tackle Duane Brown on the practice field in recent days, but he’s not ready to make his regular season debut. Brown has been out since having offseason quad surgery and was ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Titans on Frida…Share TweetThe Cowboys aren’t ruling wide receiver Dez Bryant out for Sunday’s game against the 49ers, but it sounds like chances are good that he will miss the game. Bryant suffered a hairline fracture in his right knee against the Bears last Sunday and his statu…Share Tweet
Antonio Brown planning to wear Arnold Palmer’s image on his cleatsSteelers wide receiver Antonio Brown was fined after Week One for wearing blue cleats, which is a violation of the league’s uniform rules, and he changed cleats at halftime last weekend after an official told him he wouldn’t be allowed to return to the …Share Tweet
Bills looking to add Bush to bolster backfieldAug 1Mike Rodak reports Reggie Bush is visiting with the Bills on Monday and believes a deal could be in place by the end of the day.
OBJ's injury in practice 'superficial'Jul 31ESPN Giants reporter Jordan Raanan says the Giants are not concerned about Odell Beckham Jr.'s leaving practice after his foot was cut.
Beckham gets tangled up with JenkinsJul 31During Giants training camp, wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. gets tangled with cornerback Janoris Jenkins while running a route and hits the ground. Beckham gets to his feet but then is checked by the training staff.
Could riled up OBJ be good thing for Giants?Jul 31Darren Woodson outlines a scenario where a riled up Odell Beckham Jr. could benefit the Giants.