Found August 12, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
Will always be a lot of “what ifs” with Plax, but no one can take away he scored the winning TD in one of the greatest Super Bowl of all time. Steelers WR Plaxico Burress underwent season-ending rotator cuff surgery today. Season, and possibly career, over. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 12, 2013

Pittsburgh Steelers place WR Plaxico Burress on injured reserve; remembering a career of ups and downs

On Monday, Pittsburgh Steelers’ veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress had season-ending surgery on his shoulder to repair a torn rotator cuff. Monday was also Burress’ 36th birthday. Given his age and a serious injury there is a lot of talk about whether or not this will be the end of his NFL career. We have placed WR @plaxicoburress on the Reserve/Injured List due to his shoulder...

Plaxico Burress: Did We Just Witness His Last Season?

There's no doubt that Plaxico Burress' season has come to an end after tearing his rotator cuff, but it's also a strong posibility that his lengthy 12-year career may have come to an end as well. Burress has experienced a relatively successful career. -- Despite getting selected to zero Pro Bowls.Burress has just recently returned to the NFL after serving a two-year prison...

A Look At The Steelers Wide Receiver Battle After One Preseason Game

By Matthew Marczi Following the season-ending shoulder injury to veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress, the door to the fifth receiver spot on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 53-man roster busted wide open, and several of the candidates made their presence felt during the team’s preseason opener against the New York Giants on Saturday, both positively and negatively. [...] A Look At...

Steelers Rookie WR J.D. Woods Exhibited Four Great Skills On Just Two Catches

Now that veteran Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress is out for the year with a torn rotator cuff, several young wide receivers are left to fight for the fifth spot on the depth chart. One of those young receivers is J.D. Woods, an undrafted free agent out of West Virginia. Saturday night, in the [...] Steelers Rookie WR J.D. Woods Exhibited Four Great Skills On Just...

Steelers Not Expected To Place TE Matt Spaeth On Injured Reserve

Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest posted Tuesday on Twitter that while the Pittsburgh Steelers will likely place veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress on injured reserve at some point following his Monday surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff suffered late last week in practice; he doesn’t believe that injured tight end Matt Spaeth will be [...] Steelers Not Expected To Place TE...

Jamaal Charles has a foot strain

We reported earlier that Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles was carted off the practice field. Chiefs head coach Andy Reid confirmed after practice that X-rays were negative and Charles suffered a strained foot. X-rays on Jamaal Charles' foot were negative. Chiefs calling it a foot strain. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 12, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ...

Report: Bart Scott drawing interest from teams

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, former Ravens and Jets linebacker Bart Scott is drawing interest from multiple teams. Former Jets LB Bart Scott is drawing interest from teams and intends to pick one this week. #Cantwait — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 12, 2013 I guess some teams feel like he can still play. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post...

Chiefs 'concerned' about Charles' foot

The Chiefs dynamic running back hurt his foot early Monday, and behind closed doors the team is reportedly worried he could miss real time with the injury. 

Report: TE Dallas Clark Could Sign With A New Team This Week

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that free agent TE Dallas Clark has re-affirmed his intentions of playing this season. Schefter adds that a “deal could get done this week“ While still no official word on what team may have an interest, the Baltimore Ravens would make some sense. Injuries to established tight ends Dennis Pitta and Ed Dickson have the Ravens tight end unit shallow...

Dolphins cut kicker Dan Carpenter

The Miami Dolphins have released kicker Dan Carpenter, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Miami Dolphins have terminated the contract of kicker Dan Carpenter, the team announced. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 14, 2013 With Caleb Sturgis outperforming Carpenter in camp, this isn’t a surprise.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Dolphins...

LB Gary Guyton signs with Titans

Former Patriots ILB Gary Guyton signed with the Titans on Sunday according to Adam Schefter. The deal is for one year and undisclosed compensation but I would imagine it would be a vet minimum deal. Former Patriots LB Gary Guyton signed a 1-year deal with the Tennessee Titans.-Adam Schefter August 11th Guyton had his best season for the Pats in 2010 when he recorded 3 sacks and 2...

Report: Chiefs “privately” concerned about Jamaal Charles

Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles was carted off the practice field with a strained foot earlier today. According to Evan Silva,  ESPN’s Adam Schefter has reported that the Chiefs are privately concerned about Charles’ health. ESPN's @AdamSchefter reported #Chiefs are "privately" concerned about Jamaal Charles' foot. "Hoping for the best but bracing for...

Chiefs' Jamaal Charles Injury Update

Running back Jamaal Charles of the Kansas City Chiefs left practice this morning with what appeared to be a leg injury. We now have confirmation from Adam Schefter that the injury is a foot strain and that the X-rays were negative.  This injury doesn't look to be too serious and it is good news for the Kansas City Chiefs. Adam Schefter        ✔ @AdamSchefter...

MRI on Tom Brady's knee was negative

MRI on Patriots QB Tom Brady’s knee was negative and he now is considered day to day, per ESPN source with knowledge of injury. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 14, 2013
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