• Johnny Manziel Reportedly Lied to Browns About Age of Partying Video

    Bleacher Report "More information has surfaced regarding the video of Johnny Manziel partying over the weekend and his subsequent demotion to third-string quarterback for the team's game against the Baltimore Ravens on Monday night. According to Jay Glazer of Fox Sports (per Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report),..." November 26

  • Target for Peyton's return: Week 15 vs. Steelers

    NFL.com "When the Denver Broncos announced Peyton Manning would be out two weeks, they attached the "at least" modifier. Expect more than two weeks. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday on NFL Network's GameDay Morning that Manning is at least three weeks from playing. "The official..." November 26

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    With Matt Bryant nursing a quad injury, Falcons planning to sign former Saints and Bengals kicker Shayne Graham, per source.

  • Update on Rams Stedman Bailey’s Health After Being Shot Twice in The Head

    Black Sports Online "We all learned of the unfortunate news of Stedman Bailey this morning. It was reported that Bailey was shot in the head twice while sitting in a car in Miami. A random car pulled up next to the car he was in and opened fire. The victims were able to drive themselves to the hospital where the..." November 26

  • Terrell Owens says he'd be open to working out for Patriots

    Fox Sports "The New England Patriots are thin at wide receiver, but would they be in the market for an almost 42-year-old former All-Pro? Terrell Owens would love to know. The former flamboyant wideout, who hasn't played in an NFL game in five years, is intrigued by the possibility. "Would I be open to..." November 26

  • Mark Sanchez to start today, chance to change his Thanksgiving legacy

    Pro Football Talk "We have a chance at creating a new Thanksgiving tradition today, as long as we can get Mark Sanchez to butt-fumble again. Via Ian Rapoport and teammate Albert Breer of the NFL Network (see, today’s about sharing with family), the Eagles will in fact start Sanchez at quarterback today against..." November 26

  • Blaine Gabbert was only person at his press conference

    Larry Brown Sports "The 49ers play the Cardinals on Sunday and, as it’s customary, there was a press conference during the week at which time San Francisco’s quarterback was made available to the media. Unfortunately, in this case, media was not to be found. Gabbert arrived for his press conference on Wednesday..." November 26

  • Looks like Jets will have to face Dolphins without Darrelle Revis

    New York Post "The chances of Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis playing this week sound slim. Revis suffered a concussion in Sunday’s loss to the Texans. His symptoms were still so bad Wednesday that the Jets sent him home to rest. “He just wasn’t 100 percent still and the doctors won’t let him sit in..." November 26

  • Cam Newton Voices Support For Greg Hardy, Says He Was ‘Great Teammate’

    NESN "Before Greg Hardy’s domestic violence arrest in 2014, he was one of the NFL’s top defensive ends. And, according to many former Carolina Panthers, Hardy also was a good teammate. Much has changed in public opinion since the arrest, but Hardy remains a friend to many in the Panthers’ locker..." November 26

  • 49ers claim ex-Raiders LB Armstrong off waivers

    CSN Bay Area "The 49ers on Wednesday claimed outside linebacker Ray-Ray Armstrong off waivers from the Raiders. The 49ers placed defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey on season-ending injured reserve. Dorsey underwent surgery to repair a torn right ACL on Tuesday. The Raiders waived Armstrong on Tuesday. He..." November 26

  • Jets QB Ryan Fitzpatrick trims his massive beard to ‘switch up the mojo’

    New York Daily News "After losing four of their last five games, the Jets are turning to drastic measures to try and turn around their season. A serious matter was decided by a players’ vote: whether Ryan Fitzpatrick needed to head to the barber. The quarterback’s Yukon Cornelius-style beard was ultimately trimmed..." November 26

  • Colts’ Andrew Luck: Very confident I’ll be able to return

    CBS Indy "There’s no firm timetable for Andrew Luck’s return this season, but his expectations are unwavering. “Yeah, very confident. Very confident I’ll be able to return,’’ the cornerstone of the Indianapolis Colts said Wednesday in his first availability since suffering a lacerated kidney and torn..." November 25

  • NFL announces 2016 slate of UK games; city of St. Louis unhappy

    Yahoo! Sports "The NFL announced the dates for its three International Series games that will be played in the U.K. next season, and also announced five of the six teams who will head to London: On Oct. 2, the Jacksonville Jaguars will host the Indianapolis Colts at Wembley Stadium; On Oct. 23, the St...." November 25

  • Mike Pettine: Browns didn't discuss cutting Johnny Manziel

    ESPN "The Cleveland Browns did not discuss releasing Johnny Manziel, but felt they had to demote him to the third team because he violated the team's trust in him, coach Mike Pettine said Wednesday. "I told him this isn't a dead end," Pettine said. "It's a hurdle, an obstacle." Pettine made the..." November 25

  • Marshawn Lynch has procedure, Seahawks don't plan to put RB on IR

    CBS Sports "The Seahawks are taking a wait-and-see approach on star running back Marshawn Lynch, who underwent a procedure on Wednesday for a groin injury, sources said. Seattle expects to wait 3-4 weeks for Lynch to recover to determine if he can play again this season and isn't planning to put the RB on..." November 25

  • Frank Gifford's family reveal he was suffering from degenerative disease CTE

    Daily Mail "The family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death. In a statement released through NBC News on Wednesday, the family says Gifford suffered from unspecified 'cognitive and..." November 25

  • Broncos Sign QB Christian Ponder

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport, the Broncos have signed QB Christian Ponder to a contract on Wednesday. Rapoport notes that Ponder will begin as the team’s No. 3 quarterback and learn the offense during this time. The Broncos hosted Ponder for a workout on Tuesday, so it appears they were pleased..." November 25

  • J.J. Watt and Drew Brees are part of this trivia question

    ESPN "It was the 189th time New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees had been sacked in his career, so the moment really meant nothing to him. It meant something to the guy on the other end. "My rookie year we were playing at the Superdome and that's when I got my first one," Houston Texans..." November 25

  • Jaguars, Rams, Bengals to play London “home” games

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars, Rams and Bengals will play so-called “home” games in London next season, the NFL announced today. The Jaguars will “host” the Colts on October 2, 2016 at Wembley Stadium, part of the Jaguars’ annual commitment to play at least one game in London. The Rams will “host” the NFC..." November 25

  • 49ers LB Brooks in NFL concussion protocol

    CSN Bay Area "Outside linebacker Ahmad Brooks has been placed in the concussion protocol after reporting back to work this week at the 49ers’ practice facility with a headache. “Ahmad came in and had a bit of a headache,” 49ers coach Jim Tomsula said on Wednesday. “So they put him in the concussion protocol...." November 25

  • Former Cowboy Joseph Randle Arrested At Kansas Casino ... 'Assaulted Cop'

    TMZ "Ex-Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle was arrested outside of a Kansas casino last night ... after he was told to leave and went berserk on cops on the way out ... TMZ Sports has learned. We've confirmed ... 23-year-old Randle was arrested at 10:40 PM in front of the Kansas Star Casino..." November 25

  • Agent for Eagles' starter: Chip Kelly has lost the team

    Newark Star-Ledger "In the midst of a season that appears to be unraveling, Eagles players say they still support head coach Chip Kelly, but an agent for a starting player told NJ Advance Media on Tuesday that Kelly, in fact, has lost the loyalty of his players. "Chip Kelly has lost the team," said the agent, who..." November 25

  • Reports: Rams WR Stedman Bailey Shot In The Head

    Pro Football Talk "Rams receiver Stedman Bailey was shot Tuesday evening in Miami. A league source with knowledge of the situation has confirmed to PFT that rampant rumors of the incident are indeed true. Per the source, a statement from the Rams is expected within the next hour or so. The source was unable to..." November 25

  • Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch to have surgery for hernia

    NFL.com "The Seahawks' push for the playoffs is going to come without Beast Mode. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported the running back will need surgery to repair a sports hernia, and is expected to be out a month. The surgery is scheduled for Wednesday morning, according to a source. The timeline..." November 25

  • Browns reporter believes team is ‘ready to move on’ from Johnny Manziel

    Larry Brown Sports "Johnny Manziel has been demoted to third string in the wake of his alleged two-day party bender during the bye week, and it would not be a surprise if the Cleveland Browns part ways with him this offseason. Mary Kay Cabot, a plugged-in Browns reporter for the Cleveland Plain Dealer, speculates..." November 25

  • Peyton Manning sidelined two weeks, earliest return Dec. 6

    Denver Post "Peyton Manning walked a well worn path to Dr. Robert Anderson's office in Charlotte, N.C., on Monday, and walked out needing more time to recover. Manning will be sidelined for at least two weeks, leaving his earliest possible return Dec. 6 at San Diego. Anderson recommended Manning spend this..." November 25

  • Tom Brady refuses to shed any light on 'Rex Ryan' play call

    Fox Sports "Microphones picked up Tom Brady shouting "REX RYAN, REX RYAN" at the line of scrimmage during a play in Monday's Bills-Patriots game. Why do the New England Patriots have an audible named after the Buffalo Bills coach? Tom Brady refused to say after the game. "We have a lot of things that..." November 25

  • Amendola has knee sprain, not expected to miss extended time

    CSN New England "It's okay news, and not-so-okay news, on the Patriots' two wide receivers who were injured Monday night against the Bills. Danny Amendola has a knee sprain that will limit him throughout the week. His availability for the game Sunday in Denver will be determined by how he responds to treatment..." November 25

  • Greg Hardy told ex-teammate he wants to prove Panthers wrong

    Pro Football Talk "Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy has declared the Panthers “a nameless, faceless opponent” this week, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t still have their phone numbers. Some of the old teammates he left behind in Carolina said they still keep in touch with the controversial defensive end, who..." November 25

  • Report: NFL official Ed Walker mistakenly used college rule on Sammy Watkins catch

    Larry Brown Sports "Monday night was probably the ugliest performance we have seen this season from a group of NFL officials, and one of them may have have gotten confused because of his days officiating at the collegiate level. In addition to the inadvertent whistle that may have cost the New England Patriots a..." November 25

  • Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2016 class

    NFL.com "The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2016 was trimmed down to 25 on Tuesday during NFL Network's Gold Jacket Semifinalists special. The original field of 108 nominees and these selections will be cut to 15 in early January. The group of semifinalists includes 22 players and three coaches,..." November 25

  • Chip Kelly, Eagles 'are sick of each other,' could part ways

    CBS Sports "When losses are piling on top of each other and frustrations are mounting, there are going to be rumors that the head coach is not long for town, especially when the city where those losses are piling and frustrations are mounting is Philadelphia. So it was not especially surprising when ESPN's..." November 25

  • S LaRon Landry suspended indefinitely after suspension ends

    CBS Sports "Free-agent safety LaRon Landry has once again been suspended by the NFL, according to multiple reports. Landry, who had just been reinstated after a 10-game suspension for violating the league's policy against performance enhancing drugs (his second PED suspension), presumably violated that..." November 25

  • What are the worst calls by referees this season? Here are our top five

    Yahoo! Sports "Super Bowl 50, billed as a celebration of a half-century of what has become the pinnacle sporting event in the Western Hemisphere, was marred — before the game ever started — on an obscure automatic coin toss loss by the Carolina Panthers for sending too many captains (teams are allowed six) out..." November 25

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    Troy Renck @TroyRenck

    #Broncos will also workout QB Christian Ponder..a one-time first-rounder who has bounced around the league

  • Matt Forte says he'll be back from knee injury to play on Thanksgiving

    ESPN "Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte said he expects to play Thursday night against the Green Bay Packers after sitting out three games with a sprained medial collateral ligament. "I probably could have played last Sunday, but I might not have been able to play coming up this week if something..." November 24

  • Kaepernick out of surgery for ‘extensive’ shoulder tear

    Sacramento Bee "Colin Kaepernick had surgery in Vail, Colo. Tuesday morning on his left, non-throwing shoulder. A source said the doctor who performed the surgery, Dr. Peter Millett of the Steadman Clinic, said the tear in the quarterback’s labrum was “extensive.” Kaepernick’s recovery is expected to last four..." November 24

  • Brett Favre's return to Lambeau: A reunion to be thankful for

    NFL.com "He held up his right thumb as though it were an artificial appendage, or some sort of grotesque contraption one finds in a costume store just before Halloween. Glancing at the swollen, fleshy, misshapen digit, Brett Favre told me matter-of-factly, "When I broke it earlier in the season, I lost my..." November 24

  • Panthers DE Frank Alexander suspended a year for drug violation

    Pro Football Talk "After coming back from a 10-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, Panthers defensive end Frank Alexander said he had given up his marijuana habit. Either he didn’t, or found a replacement, as the league announced he was suspended for at least a year for his third..." November 24

  • Josh McCown takes over as Browns starting QB

    NFL.com "Johnny Manziel to serve as No. 3 option at position Veteran Josh McCown will start at quarterback and Johnny Manziel will serve as the third option moving forward, Browns coach Mike Pettine announced Tuesday. Pettine informed McCown and Manziel of the decision after he spoke with Manziel,..." November 24

  • Ravens claim Jimmy Clausen

    Pro Football Talk "The Ravens have found their backup quarterback for Matt Schaub. The team announced Tuesday that they have claimed Jimmy Clausen off of waivers from the Bears. Clausen was dropped in Chicago Monday to make room for David Fales on the 53-man roster. Clausen will be reunited with Ravens..." November 24

  • Lane Johnson: Eagles fans 'not really home-field advantage'

    CSN Philly "As if there wasn't enough to get on the Eagles about, offensive lineman Lane Johnson added some kerosene to the dumpster fire of an Eagles season when he made some seemingly inflammatory comments about Philadelphia fans and the lack of a home field advantage at the Linc. The quotes come from..." November 24

  • Drew Brees confident in coordinator change, but 'everyone loved Rob Ryan'

    ESPN "Drew Brees said "everyone loved Rob Ryan." But Brees expressed confidence that the decision to fire Ryan as defensive coordinator can become part of a late-season surge for the New Orleans Saints. "Anytime there’s a change midseason, whether it’s a coach or players at different positions or..." November 24

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Dolphins claimed pass-rusher Quinton Coples, filling a need on the edge.

  • Ciara Allegedly Cheating With Future Because Russell Won’t Sex Her

    Black Sports Online "This would be unfortunate if it is indeed true. Ciara will likely deny (what choice does she have), but if you believe SandraRose.com she would be lying, but you have to decide for yourself what you believe. Here is what they are saying Ciara is doing on the low. Ciara has been creeping..." November 24

  • Johnny Manziel hints that partying video could be old

    Larry Brown Sports "Johnny Manziel promised the Cleveland Browns that he would not do anything during the bye week to embarrass the organization, and some feel that he did not live up to his word. That didn’t stop Manziel from trying to defend himself when asked about the recent footage that surfaced showing him..." November 24

  • Fisher unaware of Keenum's concussion until after game

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Rams coach Jeff Fisher was unaware that quarterback Case Keenum had experienced concussion symptoms until after Sunday’s 16-13 loss at Baltimore. And had he known that Keenum was groggy after being dropped for a sack late in the fourth quarter, Fisher said, “Then Case would’ve been standing by..." November 24

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    Mary Kay Cabot @MaryKayCabot

    #Browns Pettine is obviously considering benching Manziel for #Ravens game: "it's disappointing. very"

  • 49ers confirm ACL tear for Glenn Dorsey

    Sacramento Bee "The 49ers on Sunday feared that veteran defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey tore his ACL in Seattle, and that turned out to be the diagnosis when he was examined Monday. Dorsey will have surgery when the swelling in the knee subsides. The injury ends the eight-year veteran's season and puts next..." November 24

  • Jets stick with struggling Ryan Fitzpatrick at quarterback

    Sporting News "Ryan Fitzpatrick remains the Jets' starting quarterback, coach Todd Bowles said Monday, a day after saying he wouldn't rule out a change. After Sunday’s 24–17 loss to the Texans, Bowles hinted at the possibility backup Geno Smith could take over. On Monday, Bowles was honest but supportive..." November 24