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Sources: QB Pryor released by Seahawks

Sources: QB Pryor released by Seahawks

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 10 hours ago
The Seattle Seahawks have released quarterback Terrelle Pryor, league sources confirmed Friday evening.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Aldon Smith Receives Nine-Game Suspension for O…

    N.F.L. Roundup: Aldon Smith Receives Nine-Game Suspension for Off-Field Problems

    Smith, the star linebacker, violated the N.F.L.’s substance-abuse and personal-conduct policies, the league said.
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  • Report: James Harrison not likely to sign with Cardinals

    Report: James Harrison not likely to sign with Cardinals

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    A notable ex-Steeler doesn’t appear to be headed to Pittsburgh West. Free agent outside linebacker James Harrison isn’t likely to sign with the Arizona Cardinals at this time, Harrison’s agent, Bill Parise, told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Parise told Kent So…
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  • Tyrann Mathieu will tackle in practice this week

    Tyrann Mathieu will tackle in practice this week

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    The Cardinals activated safety Tyrann Mathieu from the PUP list on August 19, leaving the date of his regular season debut as the biggest question left to answer in Mathieu’s return from a torn ACL. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said he wanted to see Mat…
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  • Sources: Rams cut 17; Sam still on roster

    Sources: Rams cut 17; Sam still on roster

    Michael Sam survived a round of cuts by the St. Louis Rams on Friday, sources told ESPN.
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  • Seahawks made big plays in preseason

    Seahawks made big plays in preseason

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    The Seattle Seahawks had seven plays in the preseason of 40 yards or longer -- two rushing, one passing, two on special teams and two on defense. Here’s the list: Earl Thomas: 59-yard punt return against Chicago. Thomas got a hard time from his teammate…
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  • Suspension exacerbates issues for Niners

    Suspension exacerbates issues for Niners

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    Most of the handwringing over the San Francisco 49ers this preseason has been about the feeble showing of the first-team offense, which did not score a touchdown in seven exhibition series. But now with the suspension of All-Pro outside linebacker Aldon…
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  • Bolts bounce cornerback Crezdon Butler

    Bolts bounce cornerback Crezdon Butler

    profootballtalk.com 16 hours ago
    Cornerback Crezdon Butler was believed to be on the roster bubble in San Diego. He was. Per a league source, the Chargers have released Butler. A fifth-round pick of the Steelers in 2010, Butler has played for the Cardinals (2011), Washington (2012), Ca…
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  • Kirkpatrick gets fined $22,500 for hit on Ted Ginn

    Kirkpatrick gets fined $22,500 for hit on Ted Ginn

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    One of the higher-profile hits from Week Three of the preseason didn’t draw a flag. One of the lesser-known hits did. On a first-quarter punt fielded by Cardinals receiver Ted Ginn, Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick lowered the boom. The helmet-to-helm…
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  • #NFLRank: No. 6 Robert Quinn

    #NFLRank: No. 6 Robert Quinn

    ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The annual #NFLRank project got underway last week as a panel of 85 NFL analysts across ESPN's many platforms went through the process of ranking the Top 100 players in the league on each side of the ball. Though Thursday, three St. L…
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  • Three Cardinals whose stock rose Thursday

    Three Cardinals whose stock rose Thursday

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    With cuts looming hours away, at least 22 players are wondering if they’ll have a job by time Saturday night rolls around. Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians has been firm that five or six players were fighting for spots on the roster Thursday night. …
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  • Willis top-rated 49ers player in #NFLRank

    Willis top-rated 49ers player in #NFLRank

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    If Patrick Willis has lost a step, it’s one that precious few other players in the NFL had anyway. The San Francisco 49ers' five-time All-Pro inside linebacker checks in at No. 7 among all defensive players in the ESPN.com Top 100 players project a year…
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  • Arians: QB Thomas looked 'very average'

    Arians: QB Thomas looked 'very average'

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    Even though Thursday night was the last time rookie quarterback Logan Thomas would be playing for a while this season -- pending any injuries to either Carson Palmer or Drew Stanton -- the expectations were still high. Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Aria…
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  • Cautious move was right one for Fisher

    Cautious move was right one for Fisher

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher often talks about his preferred preseason method of bringing his starters along with a gradual build of snaps during the exhibition season. In the past, Fisher sometimes has even opted to play his star…
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  • Ryan Mundy considering legal action against Schutt after cut to…

    Ryan Mundy considering legal action against Schutt after cut to head

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    Bears safety Ryan Mundy suffered a cut to his head that required stitches during the team’s preseason game against the Seahawks and he’s considering legal action against the helmet manufacturer as a result. Mundy was wearing a Schutt helmet when he coll…
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  • St. Louis Rams' projected roster

    St. Louis Rams' projected roster

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    Examining the St. Louis Rams' roster: (Note: WR Stedman Bailey is expected to make the team but is suspended for the first four games of the season and will not count on the initial 53-man roster.) QUARTERBACKS (3) Shaun Hill Austin Davis Garrett Gilber…
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  • Seattle Seahawks' projected roster

    Seattle Seahawks' projected roster

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    Examining the Seattle Seahawks' roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) Russell Wilson Tarvaris Jackson Terrelle Pryor Whether or not to keep Pryor may be the most difficult decision the Seahawks have because keeping a third QB means they will have to cut someone else…
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  • San Francisco 49ers' projected roster

    San Francisco 49ers' projected roster

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    Examining the San Francisco 49ers' roster: QUARTERBACKS (2) Colin Kaepernick Blaine Gabbert Did Josh Johnson give the 49ers something to think about, especially with another uneven performance by Gabbert, who also took a hard hit Thursday night? RUNNING…
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  • Jim Harbaugh wants to keep three QBs, but that’s not his call

    Jim Harbaugh wants to keep three QBs, but that’s not his call

    profootballtalk.com Aug 29 (yesterday)
    Even though the 49ers and coach Jim Harbaugh have tabled contract talks for now — which he called “refreshing” — it’s still interesting to watch the push-pull of the organization from afar. So while roster spots for backup quarterbacks Blaine Gabbert an…
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  • Video - Rams Cut 17 Players; Sam Still On Roster 01:04

    Rams Cut 17 Players; Sam Still On Roster

    Aug 29
    John Clayton discusses Michael Sam remaining on the Rams roster after St. Louis cut 17 players.
  • Video - What will happen to the San Francisco 49ers defense? 02:46

    What will happen to the San Francisco 49ers defense?

    Aug 29
    The "NFL Total Access" crew discusses how the suspension of linebacker Aldon Smith will affect the defense and why quarterback Colin Kaepernick and the offense must step up and help out.
  • Video - NFL Sends Message With Smith Suspension 01:48

    NFL Sends Message With Smith Suspension

    Aug 29
    Jeff Saturday and Darren Woodson react to the news that 49ers LB Aldon Smith has been suspended nine games for violation of the NFL's personal conduct policy.
  • Video - Aldon Smith Suspended Nine Games 01:19

    Aldon Smith Suspended Nine Games

    Aug 29
    John Clayton reacts to the news that 49ers LB Aldon Smith has been suspended nine games for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy.

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