The New Orleans Saints announced Thursday that they have placed DT Brodrick Bunkley on season-ending injured reserve.
The #Saints have placed Brodrick Bunkley on injured reserve
— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) November 27, 2014
Bunkley, 31, suffered a torn quad during Monday night’s loss to the Ravens, so this news shouldn’t come as much of a surprise given how serious this...
Jason Reid of the Washington Post reports that people within the Redskins’ organization say it’s “highly unlikely” that QB Robert Griffin III is back with the team in 2015.
Earlier in the week, Washington made the decision to bench a healthy RGIII in favor Colt McCoy.
According to Reid, HC Jay Gruden was able to convince owner Dan Snyder and team president Bruce Allen that...
The Indianapolis Colts announced Thursday that they have signed CB Jalil Brown to a contract and placed CB Loucheiz Purifoy on waivers.
Brown, 27, is a former fourth-round pick of the Kansas City Chiefs. He spent close to three years with the team before he was placed on waivers and later claimed by the Dolphins in December of last year.
He has appeared in two games this season...
Despite being signed early this week, RB Michael Bush does not expect to have a significant role this weekend, but mentioned that he could see time on special teams. (Josh Weinfuss)
Manish Menhta of the New York Daily News reports that HC Rex Ryan and OC Marty Mornhinweg were among the majority of people in the organization, including players, that wanted...
Jason La Canfora reports that the Bears expect to have rookie CB Kyle Fuller (knee) available for Thursday’s game against the Lions.
Terez A. Paylor mentions that he wouldn’t be surprised if the Chiefs brought back CB DeMarcus Van **** at some point.
Jeff McLane reports that original timetable of 6-8 weeks for Nick Foles to return from a fractured...
The Buffalo Bills brought in WR/KR Trindon Holliday for a workout on Wednesday, according to Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports.
This comes just a day after Aaron Wilson reported that Holliday worked out for the 49ers, so there is clearly an increased level of interest in the former Broncos’ kick returner.
Holliday was waived from the Buccaneers’ injured reserve early last week...
Bears signed DT Brandon Dunn from their practice squad.
Bears placed C Brian De La Puente on season-ending injured reserve.
Bengals signed LB L.J. Fort to their practice squad.
Bills claimed WR Marcus Thigpen off of waivers from the Buccaneers.
Bills waived DE Bryan Johnson.
Broncos signed K Conner Barth.
Broncos signed Kapri Fort to their...
The Indianapolis Colts claimed LB Shaun Phillips off waivers from the Titans, and cut LB Victor Butler in a corresponding move, according to Aaron Wilson.
Phillips was recently cut by Tennessee after registering only two sacks this season. Phillips signed a two-year, $5 million deal with the Titans, but it seems the team prefers to get younger at the position.
The Colts could...
DT Josh Brent should be healthy enough to play Thursday, but he is not expected to be on the active roster. (Pro Football Talk)
RB Latavius Murray returned to practice Wednesday, meaning he cleared at least part of the concussion protocol. (Scott Bair)
LB Terrell Suggs did not practice Wednesday, and LB Pernell McPhee was limited. (Aaron Wilson)
WR Larry Fitzgerald did not practice Wednesday, though Head Coach Bruce Arians did say he is “making progress.” (Josh Weinfuss)
TE Dwayne Allen did not practice Wednesday, casting doubt on his availability come Sunday. (Mike Chappell)
RB Dan Herron will continue to start over RB Trent Richardson. (Mike Wells)
The NFL fined Lions OL Dominic Raiola ...
According to Calvin Watkins of ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys placed DE Jack Crawford on injured reserve, and promoted LB Keith Smith to the active roster from the practice squad.
Crawford broke his thumb in Sunday’s win over the Giants. Prior to the injury, Crawford registered two sacks over six games. He spent the previous two seasons with Oakland.
Smith signed with Dallas as...
The Chicago Bears announced that they placed OL Brian De La Puente on injured reserve Wednesday, and promoted DT Brandon Dunn to the active roster from the practice squad.
De La Puente sustained an ankle injury while playing left guard for the injured G Matt Slauson. He served as the team’s primary backup at all three interior line positions.
Chicago will have to shift some...
TE Jordan Cameron practiced Wednesday, but remains “day to day” according to Head Coach Mike Pettine. (Mary Kay Cabot)
Dolphins signed S Ahmad Dixon to their practice squad, and released DE Emmanuel Dieke. (Adam Beasley)
G Amini Silatolu will slide over and play right tackle for the Panthers. Silatolu played left tackle at Midwestern State. (Adam...
The Tennessee Titans signed LB Kaelin Burnett from the Cardinals practice squad, according to Adam Caplan of ESPN.
Burnett, 25, originally signed with the Raiders as an undrafted free agent out of Nevada in 2012. He appeared in 22 games for Oakland between 2012-2013.
Burnett was signed to the Cardinals practice squad in October.
The Titans recently waived LB Shaun Phillips,...
Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs announced on his own show that he may miss “a few weeks” as a result of the groin injury he suffered against the Buccaneers.
While Briggs did not give a definitive time table, it seems clear that he will at least miss Thursday’s matchup with the Lions.
The Bears defense has struggled all year, and will attempt to replace the all-pro with undrafted...
Bengals signed LB L.J. Fort to the practice squad. (Paul Dehner Jr.)
Giants signed OT Michael Bamiro to their practice squad. A corresponding move is not necessary as the Giants had an opening on their practice squad. (Jordan Raanan)
Head Coach Gus Bradley called out rookie QB Blake Bortles saying “he can play better…he’s young, but we expect...
According to Albert Breer, there is a chance that Barbara Jones’s decision regarding Ray Rice‘s appeal could come as early as today.
It has been widely reported that a decision would come this week.
Rice is currently serving an indefinite suspension, but many believe that will be overturned, and he will become eligible for immediate reinstatement. The question then arises...
Here’s a running list of workouts and tryouts from Week 13.
Bengals worked out OL Jamon Meredith and OT Charles Brown. (Aaron Wilson)
Browns worked out OT Maurice Hurt, TE A.C. Leonard, DE Zach Thompson. (Aaron Wilson)
Buccaneers worked out TE Tom Crabtree. (Adam Caplan)
Cardinals also worked out RB Kapri Bibbs and RB Michael...
Field Yates of ESPN is reporting that the Patriots have signed receiver and special teams ace Mathew Slater to a two-year contract extension.
According to Yates, the deal will pay Slater $4 million in total over the next two years and keep him under contract through the 2016 season.
Slater, 29, was in the final year of his three-year, $5.4 million contract and will make $1.2...
The New York Jets announced Wednesday morning that they will be starting Geno Smith in Week 13 after HC Rex Ryan met with him and Michael Vick.
QB Update: Rex met with Geno Smith & Mike Vick this morning and told the QBs that Geno will get the start vs. MIA on Monday Night.
— New York Jets (@nyjets) November 26, 2014
Reports from Tuesday indicated that the Jets were likely...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported that the Washington Redskins are benching Robert Griffin III for Week 13’s game against the Colts and will instead be starting Colt McCoy.
Sources tell Schefter that RGIII remains a “significant” part of Washington’s long-term plans, but they still plan on going with McCoy this weekend.
Interestingly enough, Schefter’s admitted that...
Cardinals HC Bruce Arians said of the Michael Bush signings: “We need a guy who’s gonna pound it in there and close out games for us.”
WR Terrance Williams (broken fingertip) put in a “limited” practice on Tuesday and is expected to play on Thursday. (Calvin Watkins)
Mark Cannizzaro of the New York Post reports that Jets HC Rex Ryan bumped...
Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the San Francisco 49ers brought in WR/KR Trindon Holliday and RB David Fluellen for workouts on Tuesday.
Holliday was just waived from the Buccaneers’ injured reserve early last week, so this is his first reported opportunity since he became available.
Holliday, 28, signed on with the Buccaneers last month, but his stay...
Bengals placed RT Andre Smith on season-ending injured reserve.
Broncos signed K Connor Barth. (NFLTR)
Broncos waived K Brandon McManus. (NFLTR)
Broncos signed RB Kapri Bibbs to their practice squad.
Browns signed OLB Keith Pough to their practice squad.
Browns released WR L’Damian Washington from their practice squad.
The St. Louis Rams have placed WR Damian Williams on waivers Tuesday and promoted TE Justice Cunningham from their practice squad, according to Howard Balzer.
The Rams signed Williams to their active roster close to a month ago, but it appears as though they prefer their other options at wide receiver.
Williams, 26, is a former third-round pick of the Titans. He spent the first...