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Glenn Dorsey won’t be back for at least a few more weeks

Glenn Dorsey won’t be back for at least a few more weeks

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Updated 13 hours ago
Five days ago, the 49ers activated defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey from injured reserve with designation to return. Per a league source, Dorsey nevertheless remains a few weeks away from being ready to play. Dorsey suffered a torn biceps in August; he’s …
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  • Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows…

    Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows Sour Notes

    nytimes.com 17 hours ago
    Heading in to Sunday’s game against the 49ers, the Redskins are 3-7 and in the midst of another losing season. Since Daniel Snyder bought the team in 1999, the Redskins have gone 109-147.
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  • Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jar

    Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jar

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    Iconoclastic 49ers tight end Vernon Davis has been called many things. He can now add olive jar to the list. That one comes courtesy of coach Jim Harbaugh. “I just feel like he’s ready to break out,” Harbaugh told reporters on Friday regarding Davis. “I…
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  • Pete Carroll says everyone in Seattle loves Marshawn Lynch

    Pete Carroll says everyone in Seattle loves Marshawn Lynch

    Amid talk that Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch’s surly demeanor is wearing thin in Seattle, coach Pete Carroll says he loves coaching Lynch. Carroll said any talk that Lynch won’t be back in Seattle in 2015 must be coming from outside the organizat…
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  • 49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. Andrews

    49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. Andrews

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    NaVorro Bowman, who tore the ACL and MCL in his left knee in the NFC championship game on Jan. 19, is set to see Dr. James Andrews to determine his progress.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Seahawks Get a Boost With Bobby Wagner’s Return

    N.F.L. Roundup: Seahawks Get a Boost With Bobby Wagner’s Return

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Wagner, a middle linebacker, had 50 tackles in five games before tearing the tendon that attaches his big toe to the bottom of his foot.
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  • Broncos' Sanders: Hit was legal; ready to go

    Broncos' Sanders: Hit was legal; ready to go

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Broncos receiver Emmanuel Sanders said he's ready to play Sunday against the Dolphins and that Rams safety Rodney McLeod made "a legal hit" on the tackle that resulted in Sanders' concussion.
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  • Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successful

    Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successful

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Patrick Willis had surgery today. And judging by the smile on his face, it was a successful one. The 49ers linebacker had surgery on the toe problem that landed him on season-ending injured reserve. “Surgery went well thank u all for the support and hea…
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  • Fitzgerald game-time decision for Cardinals

    Fitzgerald game-time decision for Cardinals

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, who didn't practice for the third straight day, will be a game-time decision Sunday in Seattle.
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  • Ricardo Lockette fined $10,000 after last week’s ejection

    Ricardo Lockette fined $10,000 after last week’s ejection

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette joined running back Marshawn Lynch in returning a lost wallet earlier this week and now he’s joined Lynch as the recipient of a fine from the NFL. PFT has confirmed with the league that Lockette has been fined $10…
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  • Greg Robinson still settling in at left tackle

    Greg Robinson still settling in at left tackle

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- Perhaps more so than most other rookies around the league, Greg Robinson's rookie season with the St. Louis Rams has been a never-ending crash course. As soon as he learns one thing, it's on to something else. After taking the first m…
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  • Lions hope fewer plays leads to more productive offense

    Lions hope fewer plays leads to more productive offense

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    The Lions are coming off their worst offensive showing of the season in a 14-6 loss to the Cardinals, a game that marked the first time since 2009 that the Lions failed to score a touchdown. That leaves the team with an average of just under 19 points p…
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  • Justin Pugh ruled out for Giants

    Justin Pugh ruled out for Giants

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    The Giants will have a different look on the offensive line on Sunday night. Right tackle Justin Pugh has been ruled out of the game because of the quad injury that knocked him out of last week’s loss to the 49ers. It’s the first time that the 2013 firs…
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  • St. Louis Rams defense looks to keep rolling

    St. Louis Rams defense looks to keep rolling

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- Four days after turning in one of the most impressive defensive performances by any team this season, the St. Louis Rams couldn't help but think about the busted coverage that prevented them from shutting out the high-powered Denver B…
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  • Cardinals vs. Seahawks preview

    Cardinals vs. Seahawks preview

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    When: 4:05 p.m. ET Sunday.Where: CenturyLink Field, Seattle. TV: FOX Now who would have thought the Seattle Seahawks would be the team in a must-win situation in late November when the Arizona Cardinals came to town? Such is the case in a key NFC West m…
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  • Redskins vs. 49ers preview

    Redskins vs. 49ers preview

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    When: 1:25 p.m. PT Sunday Where: Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara TV: CBS The San Francisco 49ers and Washington Redskins meet for the second time in Week 12 in as many years. And just like last season, both teams appear to be heading in opposite directions.…
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  • Tamba Hali: No excuses, Raiders wanted it more

    Tamba Hali: No excuses, Raiders wanted it more

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    After the Chiefs beat the Seahawks last weekend, a lot of people looked at their upcoming schedule and jumped to the conclusion that their Week 13 game against the Broncos would be played with the lead in the AFC West on the line. The Chiefs were playin…
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  • Week 12 N.F.L. Matchups

    Week 12 N.F.L. Matchups

    nytimes.com Nov 21 (2 days ago)
    This week’s games feature a test for the Cardinals, who have been snubbed by the oddsmakers against the Seahawks despite their superior record.
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  • Pete Carroll says league admitted to missing two P-I calls last…

    Pete Carroll says league admitted to missing two P-I calls last week against Chiefs

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (2 days ago)
    Seattle Seahawks fans have heard this one before. Incorrect calls by a referee crew led by Bill Leavy may have cost the Seahawks a chance at victory last week against the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Jim Corbett of USA Today, NFL vice president of o…
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Saint Louis Rams vs. San Diego Chargers 03:25

    'Playbook': Saint Louis Rams vs. San Diego Chargers

    Nov 21
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the St. Louis Rams and San Diego Chargers.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers 03:37

    'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Nov 21
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the Washington Redskins and San Francisco 49ers.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Arizona Cardinals vs. Seattle Seahawks 03:36

    'Playbook': Arizona Cardinals vs. Seattle Seahawks

    Nov 21
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks.
  • Video - Russell Wilson Not Rattled 00:33

    Russell Wilson Not Rattled

    Nov 20
    ESPN Seahawks reporter Terry Blount discusses the high confidence level of quarterback Russell Wilson despite recent subpar performances in the passing game.

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