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ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Saints running back Darren Sproles is expected to be active Sunday against Oakland. He's missed the past two weeks because of a broken hand.Fantasy Spin:With all of the Saints' other options at running back and the fact that Sproles likely isn't 100 percent, we hope you have better halfback options for Week 11.

Saints' Sproles considered questionable for Sunday

The New Orleans Saints listed running Darren Sproles as questionable for Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders. Sproles has missed the past two weeks after undergoing surgery on a hand that was injured in a loss to Denver in week eight. Interim coach Joe Vitt said Friday that Sproles experienced some swelling in the hand. If Sproles plays Sunday, Saints offensive coordinator...

RB Darren Sproles out for Saints vs. Raiders

Darren Sproles is inactive for the New Orleans Saints against the Oakland Raiders with an injured left hand. Sproles practiced this week for the first time since breaking his hand, but is being held out of the game Sunday. The Raiders are without their top two running backs as Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson both have sprained right ankles. Safety Tyvon Branch has his streak of...

Dwayne Bowe, Darren Sproles, Darrius Heyward-Bey: Injury Updates Week 11

This is the last of the bye weeks. It’s all up to health and strategy from here on out to get you to a fantasy football championship. Here are some...

Conflicting Reports On Sproles

Contradictory reports are coming out concerning Saints running back Darren Sproles. Earlier reports had him active this week, but Jay Glazer is reporting that he will miss the game.Fantasy Spin:With all of the Saints' other options at running back and the fact that Sproles likely isn't 100 percent, we hope you have better halfback options for Week 11.

NFL fines referee for cursing during a game

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the NFL has fined Tony Corrente a game check for cursing while his microphone was one during a game between the Dolphins-Colts game back on November 4th. I don’t know how much one game check is worth, but I’m sure it’s a significant amount of money.   var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script...

Saints Nation: 5 Things to Look For in Saints @ Raiders

Gameday is here and with it comes a chance for the Saints to claw their way back to .500 for the first time since week 2! For them to get to 5-5 after an 0-4 start would be somewhat miraculous, but also necessary to have any shot at the postseason. The opponent is an extremely beatable one, but the "easier" games, which don't truly exist in the NFL, are the ones the...

Ed Reed suspended for head hunting

The NFL suspended the veteran Ravens safety for one game for 'hits to the head and neck area of other players'. 

Report: Byron Leftwich Fractured Two Ribs on Sunday Night Football

Per a tweet from Adam Schefter of ESPN, Steelers quarterback Byron Leftiwch broke two ribs Sunday night in their loss against the Ravens: Leftwich went 18/39 for 201 yards and an interception in his first start in three years. He was in obvious pain after taking a hard shot from Baltimore safety James Ihedigbo. The Steelers ended up losing a close game to their division rival,...

Rob Gronkowski to miss 4-6 weeks with broken forearm

As @tomecurran reported, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski broke his forearm. Am told he did it on the Patriots' last extra point.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 19, 2012He broke it on an extra point? Are you kidding me?I guess this is the reason you don't leave your stars in the game with the game so well in hand.They did show Gronk heading the the locker room but I...

Report: Plaxico Burress To Visit The Steelers

On a day full of news, Adam Schefter of ESPN is now reporting via Twitter that free agent wide receiver Plaxico Burress is expected to go to Pittsburgh to meet with and take a physical for the Steelers. Burress last played for the Jets in 2011, when he had 45 catches and 612 yards and eight touchdowns. This could mean that wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery might have suffered a serious...

Rob Gronkowski will have surgery today, no time table for return

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will undergo surgery on his broken forearm. The injury is not expected to be a season ender.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 19, 2012The word yesterday was 4-6 weeks. I'd expect that Gronk might not play until the playoffs. At least, I hope the team doesn't rush him back like they did Hernandez. At best he might be able to come back for...

Report: Plaxico Burress to Work Out for Pittsburgh Steelers

Per a tweet for ESPN’s Adam Schefter, free agent wide receiver is expected to take a physical for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who need help at the wide receiver position: Burress, a first round draft pick in 2000 for the Steelers, spent his first four seasons in Pittsburgh before signing with the New York Giants in 2004.  While playing for the Giants, Burress was released after...

Report: Ben Roethlisberger could be back in 3 weeks

According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, doctors are hopeful that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s ribs will be healed in time for their December 2nd match up with the Ravens. Steelers doctors believe Roethlisberger will miss three weeks, though the team has not abandoned hope that he may miss only two games and be able to return...
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