AFC South News and Rumors
profootballtalk.com Updated 4 hours agoThe Broncos didn’t hold a full practice on Wednesday, opting for a walkthrough and estimated participation levels on the injury report instead. Quarterback Trevor Siemian, who missed last Sunday’s victory over the Jaguars with a foot injury, was estimat…Share Tweet
Mathis, Geathers still absent from Colts’ practiceprofootballtalk.com 4 hours agoColts defensive end Robert Mathis and safety Clayton Geathers missed practice again Thursday and could miss a second consecutive game Sunday. Geathers has a neck inury and Mathis has a bicep injury. Those two and starting cornerback Patrick Robinson mis…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 6 hours agoThe Texans practiced without defensive end Jadeveon Clowney on Wednesday because of the elbow and wrist injuries that kept him from playing against the Packers last Sunday, but the news from Thursday’s practice was more positive. Clowney was able to get…Share Tweet
Sheldon Richardson says he’s appealing fine for late hit on Andrew Luckprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoIn Monday night’s blowout loss to the Colts, Jets defensive end Sheldon Richardson didn’t have any tackles, sacks or any other positive plays that showed up on the stat sheet at the end of the night. He did have one 15-yard penalty for hitting Colts qua…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoTexans quarterback Brock Osweiler knows just how important Sunday’s game against the Colts is, with the two teams at 6-6 and part of a three-way tie atop the AFC South. “This game Sunday afternoon in Indianapolis, this is the biggest game of our season,…Share TweetAndrew Luck finds rhythm at the most important part of the seasonShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 14 hours agoThe Texans practiced without six members of the 53-man roster on Wednesday, but linebacker Brian Cushing wasn’t on that list. Cushing was listed as limited with back and ankle injuries, although it sounds like the back issue is the more significant of t…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoGreen Bay Packers guard T.J.Lang returned to the practice field Wednesday for the first time since breaking his foot in a game against the Tennessee Titans last month. According to Michael Cohen of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Lang was limited in his…Share Tweet
Titans cautious, hopeful about Casey’s statusprofootballtalk.com 23 hours agoTitans defensive tackle Jurrell Casey did not practice Wednesday, but Titans coach Mike Mularkey told reporters he’s hopeful that Casey will be in the starting lineup Sunday vs. the Broncos. Casey is dealing with a sprained foot, and Mularkey called giv…Share TweetESPN.com Dec 7 (yesterday)Marcus Mariota knows he's got to help protect himself from Von MillerShare TweetThe Broncos just claimed running back Justin Forsett off waivers on Tuesday, but they’re not wasting any time getting him involved in the offense. Forsett practiced today and coach Gary Kubiak says he will play on Sunday against the Titans. Kubiak said …Share Tweet
Blake Bortles, Allen Robinson have sit-down to try and recapture 2015ESPN.com Dec 7 (yesterday)Blake Bortles, Allen Robinson have sit-down to try and recapture 2015Share TweetThe Colts won’t have linebacker D’Qwell Jackson in the lineup for the final four games of the regular season, leaving them with a hole on their defense and on their roster as they try to outlast Houston and Tennessee in the AFC South. They filled the ho…Share TweetAfter Monday’s blowout loss to the Colts, Jets head coach Todd Bowles told the media that Bryce Petty, who had come on in the third quarter for Ryan Fitzpatrick, would be the team’s starting quarterback for the rest of the season. Bowles said that he ma…Share Tweet
Todd Bowles: Jets’ problem was bonehead mistakes, not effortAfter Monday night’s beatdown at the hands of the Colts, the Jets were criticized for a lack of effort. But coach Todd Bowles said after watching the tape that he thinks his players were hustling. He admits, however, that his players made a lot of stupi…Share Tweet
Watt has sights set on Week 1Jul 31J.J. Watt tells reporters his mindset is he will play in Week 1 for the Texans.
More valuable to Texans: Watt or Hopkins?Jul 31Darren Woodson thinks not having DeAndre Hopkins will have a greater negative effect on the Texans than not having J.J. Watt.
Hopkins subject to $40,000 fine per dayJul 30ESPN's Field Yates explains why Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins won't necessarily be held accountable for a $40,000/day fine for holding out of training camp if contract negotiations are settled in a timely manner.
Hopkins has 'outplayed' his contractJul 30ESPN analyst Darren Woodson says Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins matches the skill level of Julio Jones and Odell Beckham Jr. and should be paid accordingly.