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Tick bite sent Rams center Scott Wells to ICU

Tick bite sent Rams center Scott Wells to ICU

profootballtalk.com Updated 3 hours ago
Football players ending up in the hospital with knee injuries or broken bones are almost commonplace. But there was nothing normal about Rams center Scott Wells‘ experience this summer. A tick bite led to a bacterial infection which landed Wells in the …
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  • Arrowhead Stadium takes back its noise record

    Arrowhead Stadium takes back its noise record

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    The Seahawks and Chiefs are no longer division rivals, but they do keep going back and forth at each other. Via Terez Paylor of the Kansas City Star, the Chiefs took back the record for loudest outdoor stadium during last night’s thrashing of the Patrio…
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  • Broncos perfect recipe to avoid bye hangover

    Broncos perfect recipe to avoid bye hangover

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    TEMPE, Ariz. -- This week would be different for the Arizona Cardinals if almost any other team was next up on the schedule. But they’re preparing to take their undefeated record to the Rocky Mountains to face the Denver Broncos, the defending AFC champ…
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  • Boone, Baalke balk at reports of discord in San Fran

    Boone, Baalke balk at reports of discord in San Fran

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    In response to Deion Sanders’ claim that unnamed 49ers players want coach Jim Harbaugh to hit the road, Jack, both a player and the team’s G.M. went on the record to attack the unnamed report of strife in Santa Clara. “To be quite honest I find it a lit…
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  • Seattle Seahawks' options at tight end without Zach Miller

    Seattle Seahawks' options at tight end without Zach Miller

    RENTON, Wash. -- It’s a bad week for the Seattle Seahawks to lose their starting tight end, considering how poorly the Washington Redskins played against the New York Giants’ tight ends last week. Eli Manning was 10-of-11 while targeting his tight ends …
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  • Seahawks' Pete Carroll says Kam Chancellor's ankle appears OK

    Seahawks' Pete Carroll says Kam Chancellor's ankle appears OK

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    RENTON, Wash. -- Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is hoping that tight end Zach Miller only misses a couple of games after undergoing a clean-up procedure on his ankle, but there was some good news on the injury situation Monday. After saying last we…
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  • Arizona Cardinals Player Indicted Over Accusations of Hitting W…

    Arizona Cardinals Player Indicted Over Accusations of Hitting Wife

    nytimes.com ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been indicted for felony aggravated assault over accusations he broke his wife’s nose during one of two alleged domestic incidents in July, court documents showed on Monday.
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  • Harbaugh dumps on Deion-Dilfer reports that 49ers have turned o…

    Harbaugh dumps on Deion-Dilfer reports that 49ers have turned on coach

    yahoo.com 15 hours ago
    San Francisco 49ers head coach didn't hold back when asked about NFL Network's Deion Sanders and ESPN's Trent Dilfer, both of whom said separately after the 49ers' win over the Philadelphia Eagles that the players have turned against their coach. “Perso…
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  • Keeping perspective on Austin Davis' hot start

    Keeping perspective on Austin Davis' hot start

    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- When the St. Louis Rams travel to Philadelphia to take on the Eagles this Sunday, Austin Davis should be the starter at quarterback. I wrote as much after Davis' performance against the Dallas Cowboys, and obviously nothing has happen…
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  • Eagles get Lane Johnson back from suspension

    Eagles get Lane Johnson back from suspension

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    Eagles coach Chip Kelly correctly pointed out that his team’s offensive line got “whooped” against the 49ers in Sunday’s loss, a result that isn’t all that surprising given they were playing without three starters. One of the missing first-teamers is ba…
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  • Jim Harbaugh tight-lipped on injuries

    Jim Harbaugh tight-lipped on injuries

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh gave no medical updates Monday on the conditions of injured tight end Vernon Davis or right tackle Anthony Davis. Vernon Davis, who was playing for the first time since injuring his left ankle and knee in Week 2, t…
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  • Jim Harbaugh Dismisses Reports of 49ers Discord

    Jim Harbaugh Dismisses Reports of 49ers Discord

    nytimes.com 18 hours ago
    Jim Harbaugh has no time for Deion Sanders, Trent Dilfer or others who question whether the fourth-year coach has lost his locker room or the faith of his players.
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  • Harbaugh: 'Bunch of crap' 49ers want him out

    Harbaugh: 'Bunch of crap' 49ers want him out

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    Jim Harbaugh had a succinct reaction to Deion Sanders' report on the league-owned NFL Network that his San Francisco 49ers players want him gone.
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  • Jim Harbaugh: Deion Sanders comments “a bunch of crap”

    Jim Harbaugh: Deion Sanders comments “a bunch of crap”

    profootballtalk.com 19 hours ago
    NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders did a cannonball into the media pool yesterday, claiming that 49ers players want coach Jim Harbaugh out. Harbaugh responded today by saying that pool is full of something other than water. “Personally I think that’s a b…
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  • Wednesday will be a big day for Carson Palmer

    Wednesday will be a big day for Carson Palmer

    profootballtalk.com 19 hours ago
    Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer said last week that he’s “definitely” playing against the Broncos after missing the last two Arizona games with a nerve problem in his right shoulder. Coach Bruce Arians sounded a bit less convinced while discussing P…
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  • Taking an early look at the Eagles

    Taking an early look at the Eagles

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The St. Louis Rams return to the field this week with a trip to Philadelphia. With a little extra time before the Rams return from the bye Tuesday morning, let's take a look at what the Eagles bring to the table heading into the week …
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  • Aaron Donald making early impact for Rams

    Aaron Donald making early impact for Rams

    ESPN.com 23 hours ago
    EARTH CITY, Mo. -- While No. 2 overall pick Greg Robinson continues to wait his turn to contribute to the St. Louis Rams, their other first-round pick has jumped out to a strong start despite limited opportunities. Defensive tackle Aaron Donald, the No.…
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  • Frank Gore’s in a better mood, 49ers are in a better place

    Frank Gore’s in a better mood, 49ers are in a better place

    Frank Gore insisted he was only upset about the loss, not in his small role in it last week. But this week, he was in a better mood, and the team was in a better place, and that’s not a coincidence. Gore posted his 36th 100-yard game, along with grabbin…
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  • Chip Kelly: We got whooped up front

    Chip Kelly: We got whooped up front

    profootballtalk.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    The Eagles ran for 22 yards in Sunday’s loss to the 49ers, the organization’s fifth-lowest total for a single game since 1950 and the second straight week that 2013’s best running team has failed to move the ball on the ground. Running back LeSean McCoy…
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  • Video - Harbaugh: Players Don't Want Me Out 03:33

    Harbaugh: Players Don't Want Me Out

    Sep 29
    Eric Allen discusses whether he thinks 49ers players want coach Jim Harbaugh gone, despite the success he has enjoyed over the past three seasons.
  • Video - San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh denies locker room rift 01:31

    San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh denies locker room rift

    Sep 29
    NFL Media's Alex Flanagan reports on 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, and his grasp of the team.
  • Video - Cards' Dwyer Facing Assault Charges 01:49

    Cards' Dwyer Facing Assault Charges

    Sep 29
    Lester Munson explains why Jonathan Dwyer is facing nine charges stemming from two separate alleged July domestic incidents involving his wife.
  • Video - Davis Not Alarmed 01:01

    Davis Not Alarmed

    Sep 29
    Stephania Bell discusses her expectations for Vernon Davis' recovery from a back injury.

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