NFL News: Today in the NFL

Here are the news stories for Monday, November 16, 2020

Rams LT Whitworth (knee) sidelined for 6-8 weeks
Monday, November 16, 2020

L.A. Rams

NFL Network's Andrew Siciliano reports Rams LT Andrew Whitworth (knee) is expected to be sidelined for 6-8 weeks.
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Dalton cleared from COVID list, practices Monday
Monday, November 16, 2020

Dallas

Cowboys activated QB Andy Dalton from the reserve/COVID-19 list. 
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Lockett dealing with knee sprain ahead of TNF
Monday, November 16, 2020

Seattle

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Tyler Lockett has "a bit of a knee sprain" heading into Week 11 against the Cardinals.
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Eagles open Ertz's (ankle) 21-day window to return
Monday, November 16, 2020

Philadelphia

Eagles designated TE Zach Ertz (ankle) to return from injured reserve.
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Chiefs move three o-linemen to reserve/COVID list
Monday, November 16, 2020

Kansas City

Chiefs placed LT Eric Fisher, RT Mitchell Schwartz, and OT Martinas Rankin on the reserve/COVID list.
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Bears promote Lamar Miller to roster ahead of MNF
Monday, November 16, 2020

Chicago

Bears promoted Lamar Miller to the active roster.
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Brown has a tweaked ankle; unsure for Week 12
Monday, November 16, 2020

Buffalo

Bills coach Sean McDermott confirmed that John Brown "tweaked his ankle" in Week 10 against the Cardinals.
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Payton declines to name starter against Falcons
Monday, November 16, 2020

New Orleans

Saints coach Sean Payton declined to announce a starting quarterback for Week 11 against the Falcons.
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Brees has multiple rib fractures, collapsed lung
Monday, November 16, 2020

New Orleans

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Drew Brees is deaiing with multiple rib fractures on both sides of his chest and a collapsed lung on the right side.
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Darnold (shoulder) still out for Jets in Week 11
Monday, November 16, 2020

N.Y. Jets

Sam Darnold (shoulder) won't play in Week 11 against the Chargers.
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Chiefs ink Andy Reid, GM Brett Veach to extensions
Monday, November 16, 2020

Kansas City

Chiefs and Andy Reid agreed to a contract extension.
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Lock (ribs) day-to-day, 'chance' he sits Week 11
Monday, November 16, 2020

Denver

Broncos coach Vic Fangio said there's a "chance" Drew Lock (ribs) won't play in Week 11 against the Dolphins.
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Rapsheet: Bridgewater 'day-to-day' with MCL sprain
Monday, November 16, 2020

Carolina

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Teddy Bridgewater (knee) is considered "day-to-day."
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Rams LT Whitworth has torn MCL, damaged PCL
Monday, November 16, 2020

L.A. Rams

Rams LT Andrew Whitworth will be placed on injured reserve after he tore his MCL and damaged his PCL in Week 10 against the Seahawks. 
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Browns have another COVID-positive player
Monday, November 16, 2020

Cleveland

The Browns closed their facility Monday after a player tested positive for COVID-19. 
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Charges dropped against former Giants CB Baker
Monday, November 16, 2020

No team

The Florida state attorney dropped all armed robbery charges against former Giants CB DeAndre Baker. 
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McCaffrey (shoulder) 'unlikely' for Week 11
Monday, November 16, 2020

Carolina

Christian McCaffrey (shoulder) is unlikely to play in Week 11 against the Lions. 
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Salvon Ahmed sees 84 percent of Miami rushes
Monday, November 16, 2020

Miami

Dolphins RB Salvon Ahmed had 84 percent of the team's rushing attempts in Week 10's win over the Chargers. 
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Drew Brees to 'miss some time' with rib injury
Monday, November 16, 2020

New Orleans

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport said Drew Brees (ribs) could "miss some time" after suffering a rib injury in the Saints' Week 10 win over the 49ers. 
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MRI shows no structural damage in Teddy's knee
Monday, November 16, 2020

Carolina

An MRI showed no structural damage in Teddy Bridgewater's injured knee. 
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Lions 'optimistic' about Stafford's thumb injury
Monday, November 16, 2020

Detroit

Matthew Stafford had tests on his injured thumb after the Lions' Week 10 win over Washington, but there's "not much concern going forward." 
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