NFC West News and Rumors
profootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour agoVikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater’s late scratch from last week’s game against the Seahawks was followed by a report that Bridgewater had a sore shoulder and two days of practice that saw Bridgewater held out of throwing drills. Tuesday saw Bridgewa…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 2 hours agoThe plan coming into the week was for 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to practice without restrictions and then play in Friday’s preseason game against the Packers. Kaepernick had missed practice time last week while dealing with a tired arm, but has…Share Tweet
Bruce Arians, John Elway added to competition committeeprofootballtalk.com 3 hours agoRams coach Jeff Fisher said he was taking a “leave of absence” from the competition committee, but they may have filled the job on him. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, Cardinals coach Bruce Arians and Broncos executive John Elway have been added…Share TweetSeahawks defensive end Michael Bennett talked about upholding the “code,” after he was thrown out of practice for fighting. But for Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin, some things supersede the code, as their offense tries to establish its identity aft…Share TweetESPN.com 6 hours ago49ers OC Curtis Modkins: 'It's not time' to name starting QBShare Tweet
On 'Hard Knocks,' Jeff Fisher demands that Todd Gurley not be tackledESPN.com 9 hours agoOn 'Hard Knocks,' Jeff Fisher demands that Todd Gurley not be tackledShare Tweet
Pete Carroll: Jimmy Graham uncertain for opener, but “everything is positive” in recoveryprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoThe Seattle Seahawks gave Jimmy Graham a day off on Tuesday after four heavy days of work as he continues his rehabilitation from surgery to repair a torn patellar tendon in his right leg over the offseason. Graham has yet to be involved in full team wo…Share Tweetnytimes.com 19 hours agoCromartie, a cornerback who made the Pro Bowl two years ago with the Cardinals and then turned unproductive with the Jets, is a veteran on a team with little depth in its secondary as a result of injuries.Share TweetESPN.com 20 hours agoMarshawn Lynch retirement tour lands in Australia with Cal football teamShare Tweet
Hall of Fame Game lawsuit re-filed in California, dismissed in Ohioprofootballtalk.com 22 hours agoThe NFL’s decision to embrace L.A. as a location for the Rams also means the NFL will from time to time have to embrace the L.A. civil justice system. The lawsuit seeking compensation for fans who attended the Hall of Fame Game earlier this month in Can…Share Tweet
49ers happy to have Hall of Famer Charles Haley around49ers happy to have Hall of Famer Charles Haley aroundShare Tweet
How Russell Wilson, Doug Baldwin gave defenses fits on third downHow Russell Wilson, Doug Baldwin gave defenses fits on third downShare Tweet
Nothing small about Ronald Blair's first impression on 49ersNothing small about Ronald Blair's first impression on 49ersShare Tweet
Jeff Fisher says Brian Quick 'needs to catch the football'Jeff Fisher says Brian Quick 'needs to catch the football'Share Tweet
Seahawks tight end Nick Vannett has high-ankle sprainprofootballtalk.com Aug 23 (yesterday)Seattle Seahawks rookie tight end Nick Vannett suffered a high-ankle sprain in last Thursday’s preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. Vannett was injured in the third quarter on his only catch of the game. Trevone Boykin hit Vannett for a 15-yard…Share Tweet
Robert Nkemdiche back to practice with Cardinalsprofootballtalk.com Aug 23 (yesterday)Arizona Cardinals first-round pick Robert Nkemdiche practiced Monday for the first time since training camp opened in July. According to Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com, Nkemdiche only took part in individual drills in his first day back on the practice field…Share Tweet
Mermaid shows up to Rams' practice to greet William HayesESPN.com Aug 22 (yesterday)Mermaid shows up to Rams' practice to greet William HayesShare TweetSeahawks running back Thomas Rawls is back to participating fully in practice, and Rawls told reporters that he’s far enough along with his rehab that he “knows” he’ll be back in time for the team’s Sept. 11 season opener. “He looks really good and I th…Share Tweet
Lance Dunbar cleared for practiceThe Cowboys are expected to have Ezekiel Elliott in the lineup for the first time this preseason when they play the Seahawks on Thursday night and they have another running back on the field for practice for the first time this year as well. Lance Dunba…Share TweetSeahawks defensive end Michael Bennett was kicked out of a practice for fighting with a teammate for the second time this summer when he and tackle Bradley Sowell got into it on Sunday. The fight came after Bennett took issue with the way Sowell, who wa…Share Tweet49ers coach Chip Kelly said the plan for this week is for quarterback Colin Kaepernick to return to practice and then get his first playing time of the preseason (and since November 1 of last year) when the 49ers play the Packers. Nothing happened on Mo…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 22 (2 days ago)Trevor Siemian will get another chance to start a preseason game for the Broncos. Coach Gary Kubiak announced Monday that Siemian will be the first man under center against the Rams in a game that has traditionally been used as a dress rehearsal for the…Share Tweet
Steve Keim regrets passing on Russell Wilson, even though Keim really didn’tprofootballtalk.com Aug 22 (2 days ago)As the Cardinals prepare for another season featuring another pair of games (at a minimum) against the Seahawks and quarterback Russell Wilson, the man who runs Arizona’s football decision spent some time regretting a decision made more than four years …Share Tweet
Retirement not on Pete Carroll's mindJul 30Seahawks coach Pete Carroll tells reporters he isn't even thinking about retirement and feels great at the age of 65.
Which players are Seahawks looking at to step up at RB?Jul 30Sheil Kapadia breaks down the players the Seahawks are hoping will help fill the void at running back after Marshawn Lynch's retirement.
Bennett: The great NFL players aren't taking a standJul 30Michael Bennett explains why he's disappointed in the biggest NFL stars for not taking a stand and fighting for social issues.
Marshawn Lynch's epic commemorative bobbleheadJul 28Cal is commemorating Marshawn Lynch's celebratory cart ride with a bobblehead.