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Here are the news stories for Friday, September 20, 2019

T.Y. Hilton (quad) questionable for Week 3
Friday, September 20, 2019

Indianapolis

T.Y. Hilton (quad) is questionable for the Colts' Week 3 matchup against the Falcons.
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Rams TE Higbee (chest) out for Week 3
Friday, September 20, 2019

L.A. Rams

Rams TE Tyler Higbee (chest) has been ruled out for the team's Week 3 matchup against the Browns.
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49ers place WR Trent Taylor (foot) on IR
Friday, September 20, 2019

San Francisco

49ers placed WR Trent Taylor (foot) on the injured reserve.
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Tunsil (ankle) questionable; expected to play
Friday, September 20, 2019

Houston

Texans LT Laremy Tunsil (ankle) is questionable for the team's Week 3 matchup against the Chargers, but is expected to play.
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Penny (hamstring) questionable for Week 3
Friday, September 20, 2019

Seattle

Rashaad Penny (hamstring) is questionable for the Seahawks' Week 3 matchup against the Saints.
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Steelers rookie WR Johnson will start Week 3
Friday, September 20, 2019

Pittsburgh

Steelers WR Diontae Johnson told reporters Friday that he'll start "from here on out."
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After nine-sack night, 'Sacksonville is back, baby!'
Friday, September 20, 2019

Jacksonville

Led by another stellar Calais Campbell performance, the Jaguars defense terrorized Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota to the tune of nine sacks and reaffirmed their pass rush as one of the NFL's best.
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Panthers' Cam Newton (foot) out against Cardinals
Friday, September 20, 2019

Carolina

The Panthers will be without Cam Newton for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, as he'll be sidelined with a foot injury.
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Jags owner willing to make Ramsey highest-paid CB
Friday, September 20, 2019

Jacksonville

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Jaguars owner Shad Khan would be comfortable making Jalen Ramsey the highest-paid cornerback to entice the star defender to stay in Jacksonville.
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NFL investigating alleged Antonio Brown text messages
Friday, September 20, 2019

New England

The NFL is investigating 'intimidating' text messages allegedly sent by New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown.
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Vrabel didn't consider replacing Mariota with Tannehill
Friday, September 20, 2019

Tennessee

Tennessee Titans coach Mike Vrabel says he wan't close to replacing quarterback Marcus Mariota with backup Ryan Tannehill during Thursday's Week 3 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars.
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Cowboys OC ready to give Ezekiel Elliott full workload
Friday, September 20, 2019

Dallas

Heading into Week 3 of the season, Cowboys offensive coordinator Kellen Moore is ready to feed Ezekiel Elliott more snaps and more carries after a lesser role in the first two weeks.
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Report: Bouye (hip) has a 'good shot to play'
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jacksonville

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports that Jaguars CB A.J. Bouye (hip, questionable) is expected to suit up Thursday night against the Titans.
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D.J. Chark scores for 3rd time in three games
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jacksonville

D.J. Chark caught 4-of-5 targets for 76 yards and a touchdown in the Jaguars' Week 3 win over the Titans.
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Myles Jack leaves game with concussion
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jacksonville

Myles Jack was forced from Thursday's game against the Titans with a concussion and is week to week.
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Rosen, Fitzpatrick sharing first-team snaps
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Miami

The Miami Herald reports Ryan Fitzpatrick and Josh Rosen shared first-team snaps in Thursday's practice.
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CBs Ward, Greedy both added to injury report
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Cleveland

Browns CBs Denzel Ward and Greedy Williams were both added to Thursday's injury report as limited in practice with a hamstring issue.
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Jimmy Graham (groin) misses another practice
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Green Bay

Jimmy Graham (groin) remained sidelined on Thursday.
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Dolphins claim Taco Charlton off waivers
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Miami

Dolphins claimed DE Taco Charlton off waivers from the Cowboys.
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Courtland Sutton sideliend with sore ribs
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Denver

Courtland Sutton (ribs) was held out of Thursday's practice.
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Fournette saves night with 69-yard rumble
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jacksonville

Leonard Fournette rushed 15 times for 66 yards in the Jaguars' Week 3 win over the Titans, adding six catches for 26 additional yards.
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Jags owner on Ramsey trade request: It's a team sport
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Jacksonville

Jaguars owner Shad Khan did not have a lot to say when asked about cornerback Jalen Ramsey requesting a trade.
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Ron Rivera exits presser early amid Newton questions
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Carolina

Ron Rivera said he won't know until Friday whether Cam Newton or Kyle Allen will start for the Panthers in Week 3. Upon repeated questions about Newton's status, Rivera walked out of his presser.
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Elway on Garett Bolles' holding calls: 'It's got to stop'
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Denver

Garett Bolles was called for four holding penalties last week. The third-year left tackle thinks he's being targeted. Broncos GM John Elway said he just needs to be better.
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Brady (calf) limited at practice Wednesday
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

New England

Tom Brady (calf) was limited at practice Wednesday.
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Colts waive Chad Kelly following suspension
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Colts waived QB Chad Kelly.
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Marlon Mack (calf) misses practice Wednesday
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Indianapolis

Marlon Mack (calf) missed practice Wednesday.
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LaFleur wants 'even' reps for Jones, Williams
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Green Bay

Coach Matt LaFleur said he wants to "even up" the touches between Aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams.
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Shanahan hints Jeff Wilson is the red-zone RB
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

San Francisco

Coach Kyle Shanahan hinted Jeff Wilson is the 49ers' preferred red-zone back.
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Packers send WR/KR Trevor Davis to Raiders
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Oakland

Raiders acquired WR Trevor Davis from the Packers in exchange for a 2020 sixth-round pick.
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Jags LT Robinson (knee) will start Thursday
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Jacksonville

Jaguars LT Cam Robinson (knee) will start Thursday against the Titans.
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Browns RT Hubbard (ankle) in walking boot
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Cleveland

Browns OT Chris Hubbard (ankle) is in a walking boot.
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Tre'Quan Smith (ankle) DNP on Wednesday
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

New Orleans

Tre'Quan Smith (ankle) did not practice Wednesday.
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Winston (foot) on injury report; will start
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Tampa Bay

Jameis Winston (foot) is expected to start in Week 3 against the Giants.
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Drew Brees won't be placed on IR following surgery
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

New Orleans

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton told reporters Wednesday that Drew Brees will avoid going on injured reserve, for now. Brees will be evaluated on a week-to-week basis.
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Eli Manning: 'I'm not dying, and the season's not over'
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

N.Y. Giants

Eli Manning knew this might happen. And in his first public comments since being benched, the Giants' longtime starting QB was as gracious as you'd expect about being replaced by rookie Daniel Jones.
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Arcega-Whiteside 'ready' to step up after WR injuries
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Philadelphia

Philadelphia Eagles second-round pick J.J. Arcega-Whiteside is ready to step up after veteran wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Alshon Jeffery are dealing with injuries.
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Cowboys waive former first-round pick Taco Charlton
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Dallas

The Cowboys released former first-round defensive end Taco Charlton on Wednesday after two-plus seasons with the club. Charlton's cut comes after Dallas opened the door for trade talks for the edge rusher.
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Browns tight end David Njoku out with broken wrist
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Cleveland

Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku suffered a broken wrist Monday against the Jets, Ian Rapoport reports. The initial expectation is Njoku will be out for more than a month.
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Derrick Henry 'tired of seeing' 99-yard TD run vs. Jags
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Tennessee

Tennessee Titans RB Derrick Henry is tired of seeing the 99-yard touchdown run through the Jacksonville Jaguars defense. Henry says it was a great moment but it's time to move on.
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Sam Darnold: 'Full confidence' that I'll play vs. Eagles
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

N.Y. Jets

After missing Monday's game with mononucleosis, Sam Darnold was back in the Jets facility Tuesday. He hasn't been cleared to play but believes he will be in time for the Jets' Week 5 game against the Eagles.
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Jalen Ramsey unlikely to be traded prior to 'TNF' game
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Jacksonville

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports it's unlikely CB Jalen Ramsey is traded prior to the team's Thursday night matchup against the Titans. Ramsey requested a trade after last week's game.
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Colts waive QB Chad Kelly after return from suspension
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Indianapolis

The Indianapolis Colts released the third-year quarterback on Wednesday, just two days after he returned from his two-game suspension for violating the league's personal conduct policy.
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Patriots' Tom Brady limited in practice with calf injury
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

New England

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady appeared on the injury report Wednesday after being limited in practice with a calf injury.
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Lions cut bait on C.J. Anderson after 2 games
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Lions released RB C.J. Anderson.
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Patriots LT Isaiah Wynn (toe) week to week
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

New England

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Patriots LT Isaiah Wynn (turf toe) is considered week-to-week.
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Report: Cowboys S Xavier Woods out 4-6 weeks
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Dallas

NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports Cowboys SS Xavier Woods (hamstring) is expected to miss 4-6 weeks.
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Daniel Jones named Giants starter for Week 3
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

N.Y. Giants

Giants announced rookie Daniel Jones as the team's Week 3 starter.
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Odell Who? Beckham, Browns get last word in win
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Cleveland

Cleveland Browns star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. reminded everyone, namely New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who he was Monday. And both he and his teammates savored the moment.
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Lions release veteran running back C.J. Anderson
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Detroit

The Detroit Lions have released running back C.J. Anderson after just two games and picked up Paul Perkins from the waivers, the team announced.
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Myles Garrett racked up sacks, penalties vs. Jets
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Cleveland

Cleveland Browns pass rusher Myles Garrett dominated Monday night in the Week 2 victory over the New York Jets. Garrett had three sacks on the night, but also racked up plenty of penalties.
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Whitney Mercilus returns to menace for Texans D
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Houston

Back to his 'natural position' following the Jadeveon Clowney trade, Whitney Mercilus has produced from the start this season and is excelling opposite J.J. Watt.
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Roundup: Patriots sign free-agent OT Caleb Benenoch
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

New England

With Isaiah Wynn sidelined with turf toe, the New England Patriots are signing tackle Caleb Benenoch, who was sought after by multiple teams, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
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Giants bench Eli Manning; QB Daniel Jones to start
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

N.Y. Giants

Daniel Jones has been named the New York Giants starting quarterback, the team announced Tuesday morning, effectively ending Eli Manning's tenure as QB1 for the G-Men.
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Jets bench $72 million CB Trumaine Johnson vs. Browns
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Trumaine Johnson landed in New York last year via free agency securing a hefty contract, but that didn't stop the Jets coaching staff from benching the CB on Monday night against the Browns.
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Roundup: Steelers sign Paxton Lynch to practice squad
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

New England

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former first-round draft pick Paxton Lynch to the practice squad, the team announced. Plus, other news we're monitoring around the league.
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Tomlin believes Ben Roethlisberger will return for '20
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Pittsburgh

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin believes Ben Roethlisberger will play again, stating: "He fully intends to come back from this injury and everything that we've heard, we're comfortable that that's a strong possibility."
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Adam Vinatieri says he never was considering retiring
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Indianapolis

Retirement rumors swirled around Adam Vinatieri after a second week of struggles, but the longtime kicking standout just needed "some time to clear my mind."
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Fins GM: Minkah Fitzpatrick felt it was time to move on
Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Miami

Dolphins GM Chris Grier said it was never in Miami's rebuilding plans to move Minkah Fitzpatrick -- or Laremy Tunsil -- but the DB felt it was time for him to move on.
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Chubb has 98 yards, TD in easy MNF victory
Monday, September 16, 2019

Cleveland

Nick Chubb rushed 18 times for 62 yards and one touchdown and caught all four of his targets for 36 yards in the Browns' 23-3, Week 2 win over the Jets Monday night.
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Julio Jones roasts Eagles for game-sealing TD
Monday, September 16, 2019

Atlanta

Julio Jones caught 5-of-10 targets for 106 yards and two touchdowns in the Falcons' Week 2 win over the Eagles.
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Le'Veon touches it 31 times for doomed Jets
Monday, September 16, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Le'Veon Bell rushed 21 times for 68 yards and caught all 10 of his targets for 61 yards in the Jets' 23-3, Week 2 loss to the Browns Monday night.
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Cowboys confirm Devin Smith set for more reps
Monday, September 16, 2019

Dallas

Coach Jason Garrett told reporters Monday that WR Devin Smith, "Obviously will play more."
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David Njoku done for MNF due to concussion
Monday, September 16, 2019

Cleveland

David Njoku suffered a concussion Week 2 against the Jets and will not return.
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LeSean McCoy dealing with ankle injury
Monday, September 16, 2019

Kansas City

LeSean McCoy suffered an ankle injury late in Sunday's Week 2 victory over the Raiders.
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Jags seeking 1st-rounder and more for Ramsey
Monday, September 16, 2019

Jacksonville

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Jaguars are asking for a first-round pick and more in exchange for CB Jalen Ramsey.
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James Conner (knee) undergoing tests Monday
Monday, September 16, 2019

Pittsburgh

James Conner will undergo tests to determine the severity of his injured knee Monday.
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AB and lawyer respond; denies allegations
Monday, September 16, 2019

New England

Antonio Brown's lawyer Darren Heitner released a statement Monday afternoon that denied AB had engaged in sexual misconduct allegations.
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Odell who? OBJ puts 6-161-1 on Gregg Williams
Monday, September 16, 2019

Cleveland

Odell Beckham caught 6-of-10 targets for 161 yards and one touchdown in the Browns' 23-3, Week 2 win over the Jets Monday night.
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Mariota (quad) DNP for estimated practice
Monday, September 16, 2019

Tennessee

Marcus Mariota (quad) was listed as a DNP for Titans' practice Monday.
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Siemian badly injures leg; Luke Falk in at QB
Monday, September 16, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Trevor Siemian exited Monday night's Week 2 game against the Browns with a left ankle injury.
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Colts LB Leonard in the concussion protocol
Monday, September 16, 2019

Indianapolis

Colts LB Darius Leonard is in the concussion protocol.
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Tyrell Williams dealing with a hip pointer
Monday, September 16, 2019

Oakland

Coach Jon Gruden told reporters Monday that WR Tyrell Williams is dealing with a hip pointer.
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Fitzpatrick given the nod as Week 3 starter
Monday, September 16, 2019

Miami

Dolphins coach Brian Flores named Ryan Fitzpatrick as Miami's starter for Week 3 against Dallas.
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Devin Singletary (hamstring) day to day
Monday, September 16, 2019

Buffalo

Bills RB Devin Singletary (hamstring) is considered day to day.
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Browns promote RB Elijah McGuire ahead of 'MNF'
Monday, September 16, 2019

Cleveland

Elijah McGuire was cut by the Jets on cutdown day. After latching onto the Browns' practice squad, the RB has been promoted to the active roster, just ahead of a "MNF" against his former team.
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Drew Brees to have surgery on torn right thumb
Monday, September 16, 2019

New Orleans

Saints quarterback Drew Brees has a torn ligament in his throwing thumb that will require surgery, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The initial estimate is Brees is likely out six weeks.
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Colts coach Reich: Adam Vinatieri 'is our kicker'
Monday, September 16, 2019

Indianapolis

False alarm on the Adam Vinatieri front. The 46-year-old kicker will continue kicking for the Colts. So says Frank Reich, who spoke on a conference call Monday to clarify Vinatieri's status with the team.
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Dolphins S Minkah Fitzpatrick traded to Steelers
Monday, September 16, 2019

Miami

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday night that Miami Dolphins safety Minkah Fitzpatrick is going to the Pittsburgh Steelers in exchange for a 2020 first-round pick.
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Former Broncos head coach John Ralston dies at 92
Monday, September 16, 2019

Denver

Former Broncos head coach and general manager John Ralston, who led the franchise to its first winning season, died at the age of 92 on Saturday.
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Colts' Irsay: Adam Vinatieri's missed kicks 'a concern'
Monday, September 16, 2019

Indianapolis

The Indianapolis Colts came away with a 19-17 win over the Tennessee Titans, but their two-point victory should have been a four-point triumph had Adam Vinatieri been on his A-game.
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Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger (elbow) out for the year
Monday, September 16, 2019

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be out for the season, the team announced Monday.
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Shurmur non-committal on starting Manning in Week 3
Monday, September 16, 2019

N.Y. Giants

Eli Manning's days as the Giants' starting QB might be numbered. Pat Shurmur said he's "not ready" to announce his starter for Sunday against the Buccaneers, opening the door for rookie Daniel Jones to take over.
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Steelers players 'impressed' with QB Rudolph in debut
Monday, September 16, 2019

Pittsburgh

Steelers backup Mason Rudolph made his debut Sunday after Ben Roethlisberger exited the Week 2 tilt with an elbow injury. The second-year QB impressed his Steelers teammates in his first NFL game.
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Browns DE Smith to play following girlfriend's death
Monday, September 16, 2019

Cleveland

Cleveland Browns defensive end Chris Smith will play vs. the Jets and honor his girlfriend tonight after she was killed in a car accident last week.
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Janoris Jenkins blames weak pass rush for issues on D
Monday, September 16, 2019

N.Y. Giants

The New York Giants' defense was picked apart in the team's Week 2 loss to the Buffalo Bills. Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins expressed his frustration over the lack of pass rush.
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Silver: Jared Goff, Cooper Kupp lead Rams' offensive return
Monday, September 16, 2019

L.A. Rams

Cooper Kupp turned in a highlight-reel catch-and-run to the end zone that was negated. But Kupp and Jared Goff's efforts -- along with some help from their friends -- have the Rams' offense back in gear.
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Jared Goff, Cooper Kupp spearhead Rams' offensive resurgence
Monday, September 16, 2019

L.A. Rams

Cooper Kupp's incredible catch-and-run exemplified the Rams' overall resurgence in a big win over the Saints on Sunday. Michael Silver explores how Jared Goff and Co. got their groove back.
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Matt Ryan leads Falcons to late-game SNF win
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Atlanta

Matt Ryan completed 27-of-43 passes for 320 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions in the Falcons' Week 2 win over the Eagles.
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49ers LT Joe Staley (leg) to miss 6-8 weeks
Sunday, September 15, 2019

San Francisco

49ers LT Joe Staley suffered a fractured left fibula in Week 2 against the Bengals.
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Jared Cook catches 2-of-7 targets vs. LAR
Sunday, September 15, 2019

New Orleans

Jared Cook caught 2-of-7 targets for 25 yards in the Saints' Week 2 loss to the Rams.
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Eric Ebron scores first TD of the season
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Indianapolis

Eric Ebron caught 3-of-4 targets for 25 yards and one touchdown in the Colts' Week 2 win over the Titans.
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Kupp loses TD on replay review, posts 5-120-0
Sunday, September 15, 2019

L.A. Rams

Cooper Kupp caught 5-of-9 targets for 120 yards in the Rams' Week 2 win over the Saints.
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Cousins un-establishes run with two picks
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Minnesota

Kirk Cousins completed 14-of-32 passes for 230 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions in the Vikings' 21-16, Week 2 loss to the Packers.
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Travis Kelce torches the Raiders for 7-107-1
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Kansas City

Travis Kelce caught 7-of-9 targets for 107 yards and a touchdown in the Chiefs' Week 2 win over the Raiders.
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Aaron Donald (back) returns to Week 2 game
Sunday, September 15, 2019

L.A. Rams

Aaron Donald (back) returned to the Rams' Week 2 game against the Saints.
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Giants WR Latimer (calf) active versus Bills
Sunday, September 15, 2019

N.Y. Giants

Giants WR Cody Latimer (calf) is active for Week 2 against the Bills.
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Dolphins have had Kenyan Drake trade talks
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Miami

FOX's Jay Glazer reports Kenyan Drake is on the trade block.
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Brandin Cooks posts 3-74-1 line vs. Saints
Sunday, September 15, 2019

L.A. Rams

Brandin Cooks caught 3-of-4 targets for 74 yards and one touchdown in the Rams' Week 2 win over the Saints.
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46-year-old Vinatieri hints he's retiring
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Indianapolis

Speaking after Sunday's win over the Titans, 46-year-old Colts K Adam Vinatieri hinted he will announce his retirement on Monday.
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DeSean Jackson leaves SNF with groin issue
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Philadelphia

DeSean Jackson exited Week 2 against the Falcons with a groin injury and is questionable to return.
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Back to Earth: Amendola lays egg in box score
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Detroit

Danny Amendola failed to catch his only target in Detroit's Week 2 win over the Chargers.
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Alshon Jeffery injures calf, departs vs. ATL
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Philadelphia

Alshon Jeffery left Week 2 against the Falcons with a calf injury and is questionable to return.
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Moncrief drops his lone target and is benched
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Pittsburgh

Donte Moncrief dropped his only target in the Steelers' Week 2 loss to the Seahawks.
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Golladay (8/117/1) secures go-ahead TD in win
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Detroit

Kenny Golladay caught 8-of-10 targets for 117 yards and the game-winning touchdown in Detroit's Week 3 win over the Chargers.
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Report: Michael Gallup (knee) to receive MRI
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Dallas

Dallas Morning News' Calvin Watkins reports Michael Gallup (knee) will undergo an MRI.
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Damien Williams (knee) exits early vs Raiders
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Kansas City

Damien Williams rushed nine times for eight yards in the Chiefs' Week 2 win over the Raiders, adding three receptions for 48 additional yards.
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Kerryon has 12 carries, spikes 33-yd TD catch
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Detroit

Kerryon Johnson handled 12 carries for 41 yards, adding two catches for 47 yards and a touchdown catch in Detroit's Week 2 victory over the Chargers.
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Teddy struggles in relief of Brees (hand)
Sunday, September 15, 2019

New Orleans

Teddy Bridgewater completed 17-of-30 passes for 165 scoreless yards in the Saints' Week 2 loss to the Rams.
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Big Ben injures elbow, Mason Rudolph now in
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Pittsburgh

Ben Roethlisberger exited Week 2 against the Seahawks in the second quarter with a right elbow injury.
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Saints, Sean Payton agree to five-year extension
Sunday, September 15, 2019

New Orleans

The New Orleans Saints and coach Sean Payton have agreed to a five-year contract extension, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports.
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Jaguars QB Nick Foles had plate, screws inserted
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Jacksonville

Jacksonville quarterback Nick Foles won't be on the sidelines today as he cannot travel after undergoing collarbone surgery in which he had a plate and screws utilized.
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Big Ben questionable to return; Rudolph in at QB
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is questionable to return with a right elbow injury. Mason Rudolph will start the second half.
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Steelers' Big Ben, James Conner injured vs. Seahawks
Sunday, September 15, 2019

Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suffered a right elbow injury and did not return vs. the Seahawks. Mason Rudolph started the second half at QB
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Saints' Drew Brees suffers right hand injury vs. Rams
Sunday, September 15, 2019

New Orleans

New Orleans Saints quarterback Teddy Bridgewater entered the game after Drew Brees suffered a right hand injury.
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C.J. Mosley, Quinnen Williams out Week 2
Saturday, September 14, 2019

N.Y. Jets

The Jets ruled out LB C.J. Mosley and DL Quinnen Williams for Week 2 against the Browns.
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Marqise Lee (knee) downgraded, out for Sunday
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Jacksonville

Marqise Lee (knee) has been ruled out for Week 2.
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Deebo to lose Week 2 snaps to Dante Pettis?
Saturday, September 14, 2019

San Francisco

San Francisco Chronicle's Eric Branch believes Deebo Samuel will lose snaps to Dante Pettis in Week 2.
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Rashard Higgins officially questionable Wk 2
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Cleveland

Rashard Higgins (knee) is questionable for Week 2 against the Jets.
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Damarious Randall (concussion) out Week 2
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Cleveland

The Browns ruled out FS Damarious Randall (concussion) against the Jets in Week 2.
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Roundup: Greg Robinson fined $10,527 for kick
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Cleveland

Browns left tackle Greg Robinson was fined $10,527 for unnecessary roughness, Ian Rapoport reported. Here are other fines we are tracking on Saturday.
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Arians: O.J. Howard 'can play a heck of a lot better'
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Tampa Bay

Through two games in Tampa Bay, Jameis Winston's playmakers have emerged. Notably absent from the conversation surrounding the Bucs' offensive attack is third-year tight end O.J. Howard.
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Johnathan Abram fined for play that ended his season
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Oakland

The NFL has informed Johnathan Abram that he is being fined for lowering the head to initiate contact in Monday's win over the Broncos -- and the Raiders' rookie safety is prepared to mount a unique (and painful) defense.
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Joe Haden (shoulder) questionable for Sunday
Friday, September 13, 2019

Pittsburgh

Steelers CB Joe Haden (shoulder) is questionable for the team's Week 2 matchup against the Seahawks.
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Milk carton: O.J. Howard not targeted in win
Friday, September 13, 2019

Tampa Bay

O.J. Howard was not targeted in the Bucs' Week 2 win over the Panthers.
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Cam Newton posts empty 333 yards in ugly loss
Friday, September 13, 2019

Carolina

Cam Newton completed 25-of-51 passes for 333 yards, zero touchdowns and zero interceptions in the Panthers' 20-14, Week 2 loss to the Bucs.
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KC LT Fisher (groin) late addition to report
Friday, September 13, 2019

Kansas City

Chiefs LT Eric Fisher (groin) is questionable for the team's Week 2 matchup against the Raiders.
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Jordan Reed's Week 2 status in doubt
Friday, September 13, 2019

Washington

According to Ben Standig of The Athletic, there is now "less hope" of Jordan Reed (concussion) returning in Week 2.
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Trey Burton (groin) questionable for Week 2
Friday, September 13, 2019

Chicago

Bears TE Trey Burton (groin) is questionable for the team's Week 2 matchup against the Broncos.
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8-year vet Torrey Smith announces retirement
Friday, September 13, 2019

Free agent WR Torrey Smith has announced his retirement after eight NFL seasons.
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Chris Godwin brightens up TNF with 8/121/1
Friday, September 13, 2019

Tampa Bay

Chris Godwin caught 8-of-9 targets for 121 yards and a touchdown in the Bucs' Week 2 win over the Panthers.
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Andrews among Ravens not practicing Friday
Friday, September 13, 2019

Baltimore

Mark Andrews (undisclosed) didn't practice Friday.
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Barber Ball: Peyton scores TD, gets safetied
Friday, September 13, 2019

Tampa Bay

Peyton Barber rushed 23 times for 82 yards and a touchdown in the Bucs' Week 2 win over the Panthers, adding a seven-yard reception.
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AB won't be put on Commissioner's Exempt List
Friday, September 13, 2019

New England

Patriots WR Antonio Brown will not be placed on the Commissioner's Exempt List, per Ian Rapoport. Brown has participated in practice this week and the team is preparing him to play against the Dolphins.
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Bucs LB Devin White day-to-day with MCL sprain
Friday, September 13, 2019

Tampa Bay

Buccaneers linebacker Devin White suffered a grade one MCL sprain against the Panthers, coach Bruce Arians told reporters Friday. White is considered day-to-day.
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Jets DC Gregg Williams addresses OBJ's comments
Friday, September 13, 2019

Cleveland

Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams bit back at Odell Beckham Jr.'s suggestion that the DC told his players to hurt the receiver during a preseason tilt when he was an assistant with the Browns.
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Two-time Super Bowl champion Torrey Smith retires
Friday, September 13, 2019

Baltimore

Two-time Super Bowl Champion Torrey Smith is retiring from the NFL after eight seasons. Smith announced his retirement in a video during which he thanked football for all he's accomplished.
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Arians: Devin White knee injury likely not serious
Friday, September 13, 2019

Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay first-round draft pick Devin White has been ruled out with a knee injury that he sustained in the first quarter of Thursday's game against Carolina.
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Marquise Brown: Week 1 play 'nowhere near' top speed
Friday, September 13, 2019

Baltimore

Marquise Brown looked like the fastest player on the field in his NFL debut. The Browns wide receiver, who caught two touchdowns and four passes in just 12 snaps, said he can play much faster.
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Hopkins: Jalen Ramsey is 'my favorite corner' to face
Friday, September 13, 2019

Houston

Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins said he especially respects Jalen Ramsey because he's the only corner that follows him wherever he lines up. Hopkins has also often gotten the best of the Jaguars CB.
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Injuries: Le'Veon Bell expected to practice Saturday
Friday, September 13, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Le'Veon Bell sat out practices this week and underwent an MRI for a shoulder issue. Jets coach Adam Gase said Bell will likely return Saturday ahead of Monday night's game against the Browns.
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Injuries: Le'Veon Bell limited in practice on Friday
Friday, September 13, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Le'Veon Bell sat out practices this week and underwent an MRI for a shoulder issue. Jets coach Adam Gase said Bell will likely return Saturday ahead of Monday night's game against the Browns.
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Bucs D forging 'new identity' after Panthers shutdown
Friday, September 13, 2019

Carolina

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense harassed quarterback Cam Newton into some awful throws and discombobulated an already wayward Panthers offense, holding Carolina to just four field goals.
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Odell Beckham calls out Gregg Williams for 'dirty hits'
Friday, September 13, 2019

Cleveland

Browns wideout Odell Beckham accused Jets defensive coordinator and former Cleveland interim HC Gregg Williams for "cheap shots" and "dirty hits."
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Le'Veon Bell expected to practice for Jets on Saturday
Friday, September 13, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Le'Veon Bell sat out practices this week and underwent an MRI for a shoulder issue. Jets coach Adam Gase said Bell will likely return Saturday ahead of Monday night's game against the Browns.
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Fins grant Minkah Fitzpatrick permission to seek trade
Friday, September 13, 2019

Miami

The Dolphins have granted DB Minkah Fitzpatrick and his agent permission to seek a trade, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports. The former first-round pick is frustrated with his usage in Miami.
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Sam Darnold (mono) out for Week 2
Thursday, September 12, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Coach Adam Gase confirmed that Sam Darnold (mono) won't suit up for the Jets' Monday night matchup against the Browns.
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Report: 'Fins RT Davenport could land on IR
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Miami

The Miami Herald reports Dolphins RT Julie'n Davenport (knee) could be placed on injured reserve.
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Minkah Fitzpatrick given the go to seek trade
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Miami

Dolphins DB Minkah Fitzpatrick was granted permission to seek a trade.
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Bucs-Panthers resumes after 26-min weather delay
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Carolina

With lightning in the area, Thursday night's Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Carolina Panthers was delayed for nearly 30 minutes.
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Bucs LB Devin White (knee) ruled out vs. Panthers
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay first-round draft pick Devin White has been ruled out with a knee injury that he sustained in the first quarter of Thursday's game against Carolina.
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Donte Moncrief: Steelers debut 'my worst game ever'
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Pittsburgh

The Steelers are counting on Donte Moncrief to produce after signing him in the wake of trading Antonio Brown. He saw a team-high 10 targets in his first game with Pittsburgh but caught just three passes for 7 yards.
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Derrius Guice undergoes surgery for torn meniscus
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Washington

Redskins RB Derrius Guice had surgery to trim a torn meniscus, Ian Rapoport reports. He is out indefinitely, leaving Washington to figure out its roster options. Adrian Peterson is slated to start Week 2.
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Sam Darnold to miss Browns-Jets with mononucleosis
Thursday, September 12, 2019

N.Y. Jets

New York Jets coach Adam Gase told reporters quarterback Sam Darnold will miss Monday night's game against the Cleveland Browns because he has mononucleosis. Trevor Siemian will start in Darnold's place.
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Derrius Guice to get second opinion on meniscus injury
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Washington

Redskins RB Derrius Guice is in Florida to meet with Dr. James Andrews to examine his knee Thursday, Ian Rapoport reports. Guice will likely have surgery on his meniscus, which would involve a 4-6 week recovery.
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A.J. Green (ankle) out of boot and is running
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Cincinnati

A.J. Green (ankle) is out of his walking boot and ran on a treadmill Tuesday.
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McDermott still trying to sell us Gore as RB1
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Buffalo

Speaking Wednesday, coach Sean McDermott said Frank Gore remains the Bills' starting running back.
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Broncos RT James (knee) out multiple weeks
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Denver

Broncos RT Ja'Wuan James (knee) is expected to miss "several weeks."
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Hunter Henry (knee) suffers tibia fracture
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

L.A. Chargers

Chargers TE Hunter Henry (knee) suffered a tibea plateau fracture to his left knee.
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Albert Wilson (calf) not practicing Wednesday
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Miami

Albert Wilson (calf) is not practicing Wednesday.
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Quincy Enunwa out for season with neck injury
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Quincy Enunwa will miss the remainder of the season with a neck injury.
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Tyler Lockett (back) misses practice on WED
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Seattle

Tyler Lockett (back) did not practice Wednesday.
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Lynn concerned about WR Mike Williams' knee
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

L.A. Chargers

Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said he's "absolutely" concerned about Mike Williams' (knee) availability for Week 2.
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Mecole, De'Anthony to split Tyreek's snaps?
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Kansas City

The Athletic's Nate Taylor is under the impression from Chiefs coach Andy Reid that Mecole Hardman and De'Anthony Thomas will vill the void left by Tyreek Hill (collarbone).
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Rodgers' request to fans: 'Don't do the wave'
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Green Bay

In the midst of answering media questions Tuesday, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made a simple request to the Cheeseheads ahead of Week 2's game against the Minnesota Vikings.
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Patriots trade WR Demaryius Thomas to Jets
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

New England

The New England Patriots are trading receiver Demaryius Thomas to the New York Jets in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round pick, the teams confirmed.
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Adrian Peterson back in Redskins' starting lineup
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Washington

With rookie RB Derrius Guice out with a knee injury, Redskins coach Jay Gruden revealed that Adrian Peterson will get the start after being inactive in Week 1.
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Texans releasing CB Aaron Colvin after one season
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Houston

After only one year in Houston, the Texans are parting ways with Aaron Colvin. The team is releasing the veteran cornerback, Ian Rapoport reports.
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Bruce Arians praises hot hand of Bucs' Ronald Jones
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Tampa Bay

Second-year RB Ronald Jones transformed through our very eyes in the second half of the Bucs' Week 1 matchup vs. the 49ers, and coach Bruce Arians is excited headed into Thursday night.
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Four rookie pass-catchers shine in their NFL debuts
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Detroit

For the first time in NFL history, four rookies recorded 100-plus receiving yards in their NFL debuts, and they are bucking the trend of their historical precedents.
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Raiders' Johnathan Abram (shoulder) to be placed on IR
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Oakland

After a promising debut in Monday's victory over Denver, Raiders rookie safety Johnathan Abram is expected to be placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury, according to Tom Pelissero.
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Arians praises the hot hand of Bucs RB Ronald Jones
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Tampa Bay

Second-year RB Ronald Jones transformed through our very eyes in the second half of the Bucs' Week 1 matchup vs. the 49ers, and coach Bruce Arians is excited headed into Thursday night.
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Aaron Rodgers to fans: Don't do wave when he has ball
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Green Bay

In the midst of answering media questions Wednesday, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made a simple request to the Cheeseheads ahead of Week 2's game against the Minnesota Vikings.
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Greg Robinson facing potential fine for kicking Vaccaro
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Cleveland

It looks like the Browns will have their starting left tackle next week after all. Greg Robinson is facing a potential fine not a suspension for being ejected during Sunday's loss, Pelissero reported.
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Antonio Brown accused of sexual assault in civil lawsuit
Wednesday, September 11, 2019

New England

New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has been accused of rape by a former trainer. Britney Taylor says Brown sexually assaulted her on three occasions, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida.
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Carr, Raiders pull off statement win on MNF
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

Derek Carr completed 22-of-26 passes 259 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders' Week 1 win over the Broncos.
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Texans extend C Nick Martin through 2022
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Houston

Texans signed C Nick Martin to a three-year, $33 million extension through 2022.
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Josh Jacobs totals 113 yards, 2 TDs in debut
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

Josh Jacobs had 23 carries for 85 yards and two touchdowns in the Raiders' Week 1 win over the Broncos.
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Texans cut 2018 signee CB Aaron Colvin
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Texans released CB Aaron Colvin.
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Kaleb McGary wins Falcons' right tackle job
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Atlanta

First-rounder Kaleb McGary has won the Falcons' starting right tackle job.
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Jon Gruden: Darren Waller is 'special'
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

Darren Waller played 55-of-55 snaps in the Raiders' Week 1 win over the Broncos.
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Cardinals send RT Gilbert to injured reserve
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Arizona

Cardinals placed RT Marcus Gilbert on injured reserve with a torn ACL, ending his season.
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Johnathan Abram (shoulder) could go to IR?
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

ESPN's Josina Anderson reports there is a "possibility" Raiders S Johnathan Abram (shoulder) is placed on injured reserve.
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Jets acquire Demaryius Thomas for 6th-rounder
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

N.Y. Jets

Jets acquired WR Demaryius Thomas from the Patriots in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round pick.
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Dontrell Hilliard (concussion) not practicing
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Cleveland

Dontrell Hilliard (concussion) missed practice on Tuesday.
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Vikes CB Alexander (elbow) will avoid surgery
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Minnesota

NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports Vikings CB Mackensie Alexander (elbow) is expected to avoid being placed on injured reserve.
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Texans releasing veteran CB Aaron Colvin
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Houston

After only one year in Houston, the Texans are parting ways with Aaron Colvin. The team is releasing the veteran cornerback, Ian Rapoport reports.
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Belichick makes Antonio Brown-Moss comparison
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

New England

Patriots coach Bill Belichick made the Antonio Brown-Randy Moss comparison Tuesday when asked what makes him confident AB won't be a distraction in New England.
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Derek Carr on A.B.: 'He's gone. I wish him the best'
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

The Oakland Raiders are tired discussing Antonio Brown. Raiders quarterback Derek Carr says he prefers to focus on the players who are currently on the roster.
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Patriots to trade WR Demaryius Thomas to Jets
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

New England

The New England Patriots are trading receiver Demaryius Thomas to the New York Jets in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round pick, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reports.
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Pats cut Melifonwu, Kendricks to make room for AB
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

New England

To make room for former Raiders receiver Antonio Brown, the Patriots are getting rid of another ex-Raider and a veteran pass catcher. New England is waiving safety Obi Melifonwu and releasing tight end Lance Kendricks.
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Roundup: 49ers RB Coleman suffers high-ankle sprain
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Atlanta

San Francisco 49ers running back Tevin Coleman suffered a high-ankle sprain in Sunday's win over the Buccaneers. However, the free-agent acquisition will nit be placed on injured reserve.
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Raiders' Gareon Conley (neck) released from hospital
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

Raiders CB Gareon Conley has been released from the hospital, per NFL Network's Tom Pelissero. Conley was carted off the field on a stretcher in the third quarter of Monday night game against the Broncos.
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Odell Beckham: 'I'll still be wearing' watch in games
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Cleveland

Odell Beckham violated a league rule by wearing a watch, which happened to be valued around $190K, in the Browns' season opener. OBJ says he's won't be taking the luxury timepiece off in games because he never does.
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Gareon Conley says he's 'good to go' after 'MNF' scare
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

Following his injury scare against the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football, Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley provided an update via Twitter, telling his supporters he's "good to go."
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Brees on Week 1 officiating error: 'That can't happen'
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

New Orleans

In the waning seconds of the first half Monday night, the Saints were deprived of precious seconds on the clock in the aftermath of a booth review, and their gripe has already been justified by league officials.
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Texans agree to 3-year extension with OL Nick Martin
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Houston

Houston Texans center Nick Martin agreed to a three-year contract extension worth $33 million, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported. Martin is under contract through the 2022 season.
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Sammy Watkins: My role will be the same with Hill out
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Kansas City

Sammy Watkins had a dynamic debut for the Chiefs with three touchdowns over the Jags. Can the offense be as explosive with Tyreek Hill on the shelf? Watkins said K.C. has the personnel to figure it out.
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Raiders CB Gareon Conley carted off with neck injury
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Oakland

Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley was carted off the field on a stretcher in the third quarter of Monday night's win over the Denver Broncos.
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Miller: My job is to sack QB and I didn't hit Carr once
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Denver

The Denver Broncos' defense got worked over by the Oakland Radiers' offensive line in the Week 1 matchup. Von Miller said his job is to sack the quarterback and he didn't get to Derek Carr once.
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