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NFL Transactions: Monday 9/22

  Bears Bears waived WR Josh Bellamy. Bears signed LB Terrell Manning to their active roster. Buccaneers Buccaneers waived DB Rashaan Melvin from injured reserve with a settlement. Buccaneers signed DB Kimario McFadden to their practice squad. Chiefs Chiefs placed DE Mike Catapano on the reserve/NFI list. Cowboys Cowboys waived LB Keith Smith. (NFLTR) Lions Lions...
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Report: Buccaneers Bring In QB Terrelle Pryor For Tryout

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers brought in former Raiders and Seahawks QB Terrelle Pryor for a tryout on Monday. The Buccaneers are coming off of a disastrous lose to the Falcons in Week 3 in which they lost starting QB Josh McCown to a serious sprained thumb on his throwing hand. As of now, Mike Glennon figures to be the team’s starting quarterback for...
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Steelers Place OLB Jarvis Jones On Short-Term I.R.

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially placed on OLB Jarvis Jones on injured reserve with the designation to return on Monday, according to the NFL transaction release. ESPN’s Adam Schefter mentioned earlier in the day that Jones was likely undergoing wrist surgery that would keep him sidelined indefinitely. Jones has flashed at times this season and even caused a fumble by...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Bucs, Cardinals, Chargers, Titans & Vikings

49ers HC Jim Harbaugh said he is “optimistic” that TE Vernon Davis will play in Week 4. Browns HC Mike Pettine said that rookies Terrance West and Isaiah Crowell have “made it tougher” to place RB Ben Tate into the starting role. (Nate Ulrich) Buccaneers RB Doug Martin “seemed fine” while performing position drills and appeared to be moving “without limitations”...
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Cowboys Waive LB Keith Smith

The Dallas Cowboys announced Monday that they have placed LB Keith Smith on waivers. The Cowboys have waived LB Keith Smith. — Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) September 22, 2014 Smith, 22, signed with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent out of San Jose State this past May, but was waived at the end of August as the team cut their roster down to 53 players. Dallas promoted Smith...
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Jake Locker Underwent MRI On Injured Wrist, Week 4 Status Uncertain

  Titans HC Ken Whisenhunt told reporters Monday that QB Jake Locker suffered a wrist injury during Week 3’s loss to the Bengals. Locker underwent an MRI on Monday and Whisenhunt said that they will know more about his status later in the week, per Terry McCormick. Whisenhunt said Locker could barely grip the ball towards the end of Sunday’s game, but the quarterback assured...
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NFL Notes: Bengals, Chiefs, Giants, Packers, Ravens, Redskins & Vikings

Bengals HC Marvin Lewis said on Monday that WR Marvin Jones and RB Rex Burkhead will resume practice this week. (Geoff Hobson) Chiefs Undrafted OG Josh Walker worked out for the Chiefs on Monday. (Aaron Wilson) Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. will not play on Thursday due to a lingering hamstring injury. (Kimberly Jones) Packers Undrafted OG Josh Walker will work out for the Packers...
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Report: Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson Has Small Wrist Fracture

Ross Jones of Fox Sports reports that Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson sustained a small wrist fracture during Week 3’s losss to the Atlanta Falcons.The good news, however, is that Jackson is not expected to miss any time due to the injury and plans on playing against the Steelers next weekend.He took a hit from Falcons S Dwight Lowery and fell on his wrist, which appears to...
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NFL Notes: Cardinals, Chiefs, Eagles, Panthers, Saints & Texans

Cardinals CB Antonio Cromartie has been diagnosed with a bone bruise and hyper-extended knee after leaving Sunday’s game. (Mike Jurecki) Chiefs HC Andy Reid said on Monday that he expects RB Jamaal Charles, SS Eric Berry and RB De’Anthony Thomas to resume practicing this week. (BJ Kissell) Eagles David Molk will start at center with Jason Kelce missing time due to having...
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Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph Needs Surgery, Out Close To 6 Weeks

Albert Breer of the NFL Network reports that after undergoing an MRI on his injured groin, Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph will require surgery and is expected to be out six weeks. Rudolph appeared to be fighting through something during Sunday’s loss to the Saints, but he did manage to catch three passes for 27 yards and was targeted five times before departing. Rudolph, 24, signed...
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Dolphins HC Joe Philbin Wouldn’t Commit To Ryan Tannehill Starting Against Raiders

Dolphins HC Joe Philbin was asked Monday whether Ryan Tannehill would be under center for Week 4’s game against the Raiders to which Philbin declined to say who would be the starter, per Armando Salguero. “We’re going to chose the 46 guys we think can help us win a football game, and we’ll go from there,” Philbin said. Adam Beasley mentions that even after Salguero offered Philbin...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Jets, Panthers, Redskins, & Steelers

  49ers CB Tramaine Brock (toe) is not expected back for Week 4 against the Eagles. (Adam Caplan) Jets WR Eric Decker (hamstring) remains a “true game-time decision” for Monday night against the Bears. (Manish Mehta) Panthers HC Ron Rivera told reporters on Monday that RBs Mike Tolbert (leg) and Jonathan Stewart (leg) are both undergoing MRIs today. (Steve Reed) ...
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Lions place Tulloch on season-ending I.R. with ACL injury

The Detroit Lions announced Monday that they will place veteran LB Stephen Tulloch on season-ending injured reserve with a torn ACL. Caldwell announced that Stephen Tulloch will be placed on injured reserve with an ACL injury. — Detroit Lions (@Lions) September 22, 2014 Tulloch suffered the injury while celebrating a sack on Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, so this is a very disappointing...
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Eagles Lose C Jason Kelce For Close To Two Months

Howard Eskin reports that Eagles C Jason Kelce will require surgery to repair a hernia and could miss up to two months. According to Eskin, Philadelphia is already in the process of looking for replacement. Jeff McLane confirms that Kelce is likely undergo surgery in the coming days and adds that he could be out 6-8 weeks and possibly more. The Eagles offensive line is already...
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NFL Notes: Bears, Bills, Eagles, Jaguars, & Vikings

  Bears The Bears are reportedly optimistic that WRs Alshon Jeffery (hamstring) and Brandon Marshall (ankle) will play against the Jets tonight. (Dan Wiederer) Bills WR Marcus Easley is expected to miss 4-6 weeks due to an MCL sprain. (Adam Caplan) Eagles C Jason Kelce will require surgery to repair a hernia and could miss up to two months. (Howard Eskin) Philadelphia...
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Lions Signing K Alex Henery & Releasing K Nate Freese

Josh Katzenstein of the Detroit News is reporting that the Lions are signing former Eagles K Alex Henery and releasing rookie K Nate Freese. Henery was among the free agent kickers that worked out for Detroit last week and given that Freese missed yet another field goal in Sunday’s win over the Packers, it makes sense that they would consider moving on. Henery was cut loose by...
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Steelers Injury Updates: Ike Taylor, Ryan Shazier, Jarvis Jones

ESPN’s Adam Schefter has the latest regarding a number of injuries suffered by their defensive unit last night. According to Schefter, rookie LB Ryan Shazier has sprained a MCL and will undergo an MRI on Monday. Shazier suffered the injury when a teammate rolled back into his knee, which forced his knee to flex inward. This is perhaps the least worrisome of the three major injuries...
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Report: Adrian Peterson’s Career Could Be In Question

ESPN’s Chris Mortensen has spoken to multiple sources that are convinced Adrian Peterson has yet to come to grips with the idea that his 2014 season has “all but officially ended.” Mortensen’s sources even take it a step further by suggesting that his future in the NFL is question as well. Peterson and his legal team are reportedly hoping to expedite his hearing and there...
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NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Bengals, Eagles, Raiders, Redskins, & Titans

  Adrian Peterson Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that Adrian Peterson’s legal team will make effort to “accelerate” his trial date in the hope of allowing him to return to the NFL this season. Florio add that Peterson would have to figure out a way to resolve the charges he’s currently so that he isn’t facing a potential suspension. Bengals WR Marvin Jones...
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Report: Chargers RB Danny Woodhead’s Season Likely Over Due To Ankle Sprain/Fractured Fibula

  Alex Marvez of Fox Sports reports that Chargers RB Danny Woodhead has suffered severe high ankle sprain along with fractured fibula during Week 3’s game. According to Marvez’s sources, the injury will likely require season-ending surgery. After the game, HC Mike McCoy said Woodhead was expected to undergo further testing tonight, but it appeared all along that the injury...
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Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall Says He Has A Torn Achilles Tendon

Redskins veteran CB DeAngelo Hall told reporters following Sunday’s game that he has a torn Achilles tendon, per Dianna Marie Russini. Hall is expected to undergo an MRI on Monday. If the MRI confirms the torn Achilles tendon, Hall would almost certainly undergo season-ending surgery and be placed on injured reserve. Hall , 30, signed a four-year, $17 million contract that included ...
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Week 3 Injury Notes

We’ll have injury notes posted here throughout day as the news is available. Chargers HC Mike McCoy said RB Danny Woodhead (ankle) will undergo further testing on Sunday night. Colts WR T.Y. Hilton left Sunday’s game with an ankle injury. Eagles C Jason Kelce suffered an abdominal injury. Lions LB Stephen Tulloch hurt his left knee while celebrating a hit and missed...
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Ravens TE Dennis Pitta Sustains Another Right Hip Injury

Baltimore Ravens TE Dennis Pitta was carted off during Week 3’s game with right hip injury, which happens to be the same hip that he injured last year. Pitta wound up missing nearly the entire 2013 season due to the hip injury, but he was able to return for the final four games of the season. Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun is “hearing” that the initial diagnosis on...
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Jaguars Announce That Rookie QB Blake Bortles Will Start Next Week

  Jaguars HC Gus Bradley told reporters following Sunday’s loss to the Colts that first-round pick QB Blake Bortles will be the team’s starter next week when they take on the San Diego Chargers. Bortles took over for veteran Chad Henne to start the second half and went on to throw for 223 yards, two TDs and two INTs while completing 14 of 24 passing attempts. Jacksonville had...
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Cassel broke 'several' bones in foot, Bridgewater to start

Vikings HC Mike Zimmer told reporters following Sunday’s game that QB Matt Cassel has “several” fractured bones in his foot. Zimmer added that first-round pick Teddy Bridgewater is ready to start for the team now that Cassel is out. Cassel was carted off with what appeared to be a left toe injury, and was replaced by Bridgewater . Cassel, 32, signed a two-year, $10...
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