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Seahawks Sign LB L.J. Fort To Their Practice Squad

The Seattle Seahawks have signed LB L.J. Fort to their practice squad, according to his agency Cover3 Representation. We are proud to announce LB L.J. Fort @i_Serve24 has signed to the #Seahawks Practice Squad. Congrats L.J.!! — Cover3Reps (@Cover3Reps) October 21, 2014 Fort, 24, signed on with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of Northern Iowa back in 2012. He was unable...
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Buccaneers Signing WR/KR Trindon Holliday

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Buccaneers are signing WR/KR Trindon Holliday to a contract. Stroud adds that the move is expected to be announced on Tuesday and this doesn’t appear to be a good sign for rookie Solomon Patton. Holliday worked out for the Colts last Monday, but was never offered a contract. Before that, he visited with the Bears, so there...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Browns, Dolphins, & Rams

49ers HC Jim Harbaugh said he doesn’t “know anything about” the report that Aldon Smith‘s nine-game suspension could be reduced. “I saw that report and I don;t know anything about it,” Harbaugh said, per Paul Gutuerrez of ESPN. However, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen confirmed the report on Monday Night Countdown after speaking to league sources. Browns HC Mike Pettine confirmed...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Broncos, Dolphins, Eagles, Raiders, Seahawks

49ers C Daniel Kilgore will undergo surgery on Tuesday and be placed on the season-ending injured reserve. Broncos Broncos signed RB Kapri Bibbs to their active roster. (Jeff Legwold) Dolphins Dolphins signed WR LaRon Byrd to their practice squad. (Aaron Wilson) Eagles G Evan Mathis said that he has been cleared to practice after sustaining a severe MCL sprain in early September...
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Saints Re-Sign Veteran TE Tom Crabtree

The Saints re-signed veteran TE Tom Crabtree on Monday, according to the NFL transaction release. New Orleans released on Saturday to make room for ILB Todd Davis, who was signed off of their practice squad. The Saints brought in a few tight ends for workouts last week including Crabtree and Kellen Davis as insurance in case Jimmy Graham wound up missing a few weeks. However...
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NFL Transactions: Monday 10/20

Broncos Broncos waived LB Shaquil Barrett. Browns Browns signed FB Kiero Small to their active roster. (NFLTR) Browns waived FB Ray Agnew. (NFLTR) Browns waived DT Jacobbi McDaniel. Dolphins Dolphins signed WR LaRon Byrd to their practice squad. Falcons Falcons placed C Peter Konz on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Falcons signed OT Jonathan Scott. (NFLTR) Jaguars...
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Rams Waive WR Austin Pettis

The St. Louis Rams placed WR Austin Pettis on waivers Monday, according to the NFL transaction release. Pettis, 26, is a former 2011 third-round pick of the Rams, but has been limited to playing just 34 percent of the team’s snaps in 2014. He still had one remaining on his rookie contract that was worth a total value of $2,729,416. His base salary for the 2014 season was $670...
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Lovie Smith: Buccaneers Not Looking Trade Any Players

Buccaneers HC Lovie Smith told reporters on Monday that they aren’t looking to trade any of their players. “We’re not trying to shop any of our players,” Smith said, per Rick Stroud. Ian Rapoport reported on Sunday that Buccaneers have received a “tons” of calls regarding WR Vincent Jackson‘s availability. “They are getting a ton of calls on him,” Rapoport said...
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NFL Notes: Browns, Colts, Dolphins, Giants, Ravens & Texans

Browns HC Mike Pettine said that QB Brian Hoyer “is still firmly our starter” despite the Week 7 loss to Jacksonville. (Scott Petrak) Colts RB Trent Richardson is undergoing a MRI on Monday due to an injured hamstring. WR Reggie Wayne is undergoing a MRI on Monday due to an elbow injury. Dolphins Dolphins worked out CB Curtis Marsh on Monday. (Aaron Wilson) Giants ...
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NFL Notes: Bears, Bengals, Cardinals, Panthers, Patriots,

Bears HC Marc Trestman revealed that CB Kyle Fuller sustained a broken hand during Week 7, but it is “not a surgical situation.” (John Mullin) Bengals HC Marvin Lewis says that WR A.J. Green “has made tremendous progress” from a lingering toe injury and will be evaluated throughout the week. (Coley Harvey) HC Marvin Lewis said that LB Vontaze Burfict is “fine” after...
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Redskins Starting QB Colt McCoy In Week 8, Unless RGIII Can Play

Redskins HC Jay Gruden told reporters on Monday that Colt McCoy will be the team’s starting quarterback against the Cowboys for Week 8’s game against the Cowboys if Robert Griffin III can’t play, per John Keim. Gruden added that RGIII will “needs to be 100 percent” to play. McCoy replaced Kirk Cousins at halftime of Washington’s win over the Titans and finished the...
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NFL Notes: Bucs, Dolphins, Eagles, Lions, Jets & Ravens

Buccaneers QB Josh McCown returned to practice on Monday and “seemed to be throwing very well” after sustaining a thumb injury in Week 3. (Roy Cummings) QB Mike Glennon took the first snaps with the first-team offense Monday. (Roy Cummings) Dolphins HC Joe Philbin mentioned that they plan on taking it “one day at a time” with recently DE Dion Jordan moving forward...
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Falcons Place C Peter Konz On Season-Ending I.R. & Sign OT Jonathan Scott

The Atlanta Falcons announced Monday that they have placed C Peter Konz on season-ending injured reserve Monday and signed veteran OT Jonathan Scott to a contract. ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported earlier in the day that the Falcons were concerned that Konz’s knee injury was “significant,” so it appears as though the MRI confirmed as much. Konz, 24, was a highly touted lineman...
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CBS & FOX Protect 10 Games From Being Flexed To Sunday Night

The NFL has released a list of CBS and FOX games that have been protected from being flexed to NBC’s Sunday Night Football this season, per Adam Schefter. Here’s a look at the games that remain in place: Week 11: PHI vs. GB (FOX) Week 12: MIA vs. DEN (CBS) Week 13: NE vs. GB (CBS), NO vs. PIT (FOX) Week 14: PIT vs. CIN (CBS), SEA vs. PHI (FOX) Week 15: DEN vs. SD (CBS)...
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Lions Signing Veteran TE Kellen Davis

Pro Football Talk, citing a league source, reports that the Lions are signing veteran TE Kellen Davis to a contract on Monday. Detroit recently brought in Davis for a workout, so this doesn’t come as a huge surprise, especially when you consider that first-round pick TE Eric Ebron is dealing with a hamstring injury and was inactive last week along with Joseph Fauria. Davis has...
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NFL Notes: Bills, Colts, Falcons, Jaguars, Lions, Seahawks

Bills Tim Graham of the Buffalo News refutes speculation that the Bills had agreed to trade RB C.J. Spiller to the Seahawks as a “well-placed” source tells him that this is untrue. Spiller’s season is reportedly over after he sustained a broken collarbone during Sunday’s game, so any talk of a potential trade irrelevant. The Bills are reportedly working out WR Cody Hoffman...
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Jaguars Place LB Paul Posluszny On Season-Ending Injured Reserve

Jaguars LB Paul Posluszny suffered torn pectoral during Sunday’s win over the Browns that will require surgery. according to ESPN’s Michael DiRocco. DiRocco adds that the Jaguars will place Posluszny on season-ending injured reserve. Posluszny, 30, is in the fourth year of his six-year, $42 million contract that includes $15 million guaranteed. He’ll make $7.45 million...
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Report: Redskins “Fear” OLB Brian Orakpo Is Out For The Season

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Redskins “fear” OLB Brian Orakpo is done for the season with a pectoral injury. Rapoport adds that the team is still waiting for the MRI results regarding Orakpo. Pro Football Talk reports that Orakpo has a torn pectoral muscle. This is obviously a big concern for Orakpo as he has previously torn his other pectoral muscle...
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Browns Sign FB Kiero Small To Active Roster, Waive FB Ray Agnew

The Cleveland Browns announced that they have promoted FB Kiero Small to their active roster on Monday and placed FB Ray Agnew on waivers. News: Browns signed FB Kiero Small to the active roster from the practice squad & waived FB Ray Agnew. — Cleveland Browns (@Browns) October 20, 2014 Small, 25, was taken in the seventh round of this year’s NFL Draft by the Seahawks, but...
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NFL Notes: Bills, Chargers, Jaguars, Lions, & Redskins

Bills RB Fred Jackson said his groin muscle pulled off the bone “about a centimeter” during Sunday’s game. (Mike Rodak) Chargers CB Jason Verrett (shoulder) is expected to miss Thursday’s game against the Broncos. (Kevin Acee) Jaguars HC Gus Bradley didn’t rule out RB Denard Robinson taking over as the team’s feature running back. “Yeah, I think so. We’ll look...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Bears, Falcons, Giants, Raiders

49ers C Daniel Kilgore suffered what appears to be a serious leg/ankle injury during Sunday’s game. Former team doctor David Chao mentions that Kilgore’s injury appears to be the same as one Browns C Alex Mack sustained. If so, Kilgore would have to undergo surgery and his season is likely over. Matt Barrows points out that the 49ers drafted OL Marcus Martin to play center...
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Bills RB Fred Jackson Expected To Miss “At Least” Two Weeks

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that an MRI revealed that Bills RB Fred Jackson is expected to be out “at least” two weeks with a groin injury. Given that the Bills will be on bye in Week 9, it’s at least a possibility that Jackson could return in time for their Week 10 match up against the Chiefs. Buffalo reportedly lost C.J. Spiller for the season, so this is...
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Bears Rookie CB Kyle Fuller Has A Broken Hand & A Hip Pointer

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Bears rookie CB Kyle Fuller suffered both a broken hand and a hip pointer during Sunday’s loss to the Miami Dolphins. Mike Garafolo confirms the report and adds that Fuller was able to reenter the game after he had a cast put on his hand, but it was the hip injury that knocked him out of the game. Fuller left the game during the...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Bengals, Ravens, Titans

49ers Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that sources have told him that OLB Aldon Smith could be returner before his nine-game suspension is up. According to Florio, Smith could be back a week or two sooner. Bengals WR A.J. Green reportedly told a teammate after Sunday’s game that he’s playing next weekend. (Joe Danneman) Ravens The Ravens will work out LS Kevin McDermott...
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NFL Notes: Injuries, Bears, Panthers, Vikings

Injuries We’re tracking the day’s injuries here: Injury Notes: Week 7 Bears As frustrations boiled over in the Bears’ locker room following Sunday’s loss to the Dolphins, WR Brandon Marshall reportedly called out QB Jay Cutler. “We lost, there should be a lot of frustration,” Marshall said, via Michael C. Wright of ESPN. “You should hear frustration. We’re 3-4...
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