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  Falcons | Ra'Shede Hageman exits early    Thu Aug 22, 09:47 PM

Atlanta Falcons DL Ra'Shede Hageman (neck) is questionable to return to the preseason game against the Washington Redskins after suffering a neck injury Thursday, Aug. 22.

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  Colts | Tyquan Lewis resting knee    Thu Aug 22, 09:15 PM

Indianapolis Colts DE Tyquan Lewis (knee) has sat out practice this week to rest a sore knee, according to head coach Frank Reich. 'We're just being safe and letting him get back to full strength,' Reich said.

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  Seahawks | Serious injury for Nazair Jones    Thu Aug 22, 09:11 PM

Seattle Seahawks DT Nazair Jones (knee) could miss the start of the regular season, according to head coach Pete Carroll. 'He's been working hard to try to quiet it down, it just hasn't gone the way we want it to,' Carroll said. 'He's got a tendinitis type of thing that's bothering him.'

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  Chargers | Chris Peace back at practice    Thu Aug 22, 09:10 PM

Los Angeles Chargers DE Chris Peace (groin) returned to practice Thursday, Aug. 22.

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  Cardinals | Bruce Hector traded to Arizona    Thu Aug 22, 01:50 PM

DT Bruce Hector on Thursday, Aug. 22, was acquired by the Arizona Cardinals in exchange for S Rudy Ford in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Footballguys view: This is a minor deal but it does highlight how thin the Cardinals are on the defensive line that Hector might make the team. Kerryon Johnson and Mark Ingram get to feast on this matchup in Weeks 1 and 2.

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  Steelers | Jayrone Elliott signed    Thu Aug 22, 12:27 PM

Free-agent LB Jayrone Elliott (Dolphins) signed Thursday, Aug. 22, with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He replaces DL Lavon Hooks (Achilles) who was waived with an injury designation.

Footballguys view: Elliott has flashed some edge rush ability in the past, but he probably won't stick with the Steelers. He could be a player they call later in the season if they suffer injuries at outside linebacker.

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  Colts | Johnny Robinson back with Indy    Thu Aug 22, 12:22 PM

Free-agent DT Johnny Robinson re-signed Thursday, Aug. 22, with the Indianapolis Colts. In a corresponding move, the Colts released RB James Williams.

Footballguys view: Williams was a favorite of the draft community with pass-catching skills and good yards after contact ability, but he can't seem to hang onto a roster.

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  Lions | More on Damon Harrison's deal    Thu Aug 22, 11:08 AM

Updating previous reports, Detroit Lions DT Damon Harrison received an extra $2.25 million this year with $500,000 in per-game roster bonuses. In exchange, the team added a year on the deal worth $9 million in non-guaranteed money in 2021.

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  Lions | Damon Harrison receives extension    Wed Aug 21, 07:13 PM

Detroit Lions DT Damon Harrison signed a one-year contract extension with the Lions Wednesday, Aug. 21, worth $11 million, according to a source.

Footballguys view: Harrison had expressed some displeasure about his contract in the offseason, but didn't make waves. He was rewarded in a gesture that other top performers on the team may ask them to re-enact for them in the future. Arizona draws Snacks and this strong defensive line Week 1.

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  Cowboys | Dallas hopes two DL will be ready for opener    Wed Aug 21, 05:50 PM

Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence (shoulder) and DT Tyrone Crawford (hip) hopefully will be ready to play Week 1, according to head coach Jason Garrett.

Footballguys view: Lawrence said he has been playing with the shoulder when it was injured to downplay worries about Week 1. He should be ready to face the Giants.

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  Buccaneers | Shane Bowman clears waivers    Wed Aug 21, 02:20 AM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Shane Bowman (ankle) cleared waivers and was transferred to the team's Reserve/Injured list on Tuesday, Aug. 20.

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  Bills | Garrett McGhin placed on IR    Wed Aug 21, 02:14 AM

Buffalo Bills OT Garrett McGhin (ankle) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list on Tuesday, Aug. 20. The team also released DT Robert Thomas (knee) from IR after reaching an injury settlement.

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  Browns | Myles Garrett too ill to practice    Tue Aug 20, 07:21 PM

Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett (illness) didn't practice Tuesday, Aug. 20, due to an illness.

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  Cowboys | Two Cowboys coming off PUP    Tue Aug 20, 11:09 AM

Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence (shoulder) and DT Tyrone Crawford (hip) are expected to come off the Physically Unable to Perform list Tuesday, Aug. 20.

Footballguys view: Good news for Lawrence (and Crawford) here. The plan all along was to ease Lawrence into action so they could have him ready for the start of the regular season. That plan is on track.

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  49ers | Two players ruled out    Mon Aug 19, 10:17 PM

Updating previous reports, San Francisco 49ers S Adrian Colbert (hamstring) and DE Damontre Moore (thumb) will not return to the preseason game Monday, Aug. 19, because of their injuries.

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  49ers | Thumb injury for Damontre Moore    Mon Aug 19, 09:25 PM

San Francisco 49ers DE Damontre Moore (thumb) suffered a thumb injury during the preseason game Monday, Aug. 19, and is considered questionable to return.

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  Buccaneers | Elijah Qualls joins Bucs    Mon Aug 19, 09:16 PM

Free-agent DT Elijah Qualls (Ravens) signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Monday, Aug. 19. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also waived/injured DE Shane Bowman (ankle).

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  Cardinals | Clinton McDonald works out    Mon Aug 19, 08:06 PM

Free-agent DT Clinton McDonald (Raiders) worked out for the Arizona Cardinals Monday, Aug. 19, but the sides could not reach a contract agreement, according to a source.

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  Texans | Quartet returns to practice    Mon Aug 19, 04:36 PM

Houston Texans C Nick Martin (hamstring), DB A.J. Moore (undisclosed), CB Lonnie Johnson (undisclosed) and DL Carlos Watkins (undisclosed) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 19. S Justin Reid (undisclosed) and S Tashaun Gipson (undisclosed) didn't participate.

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  Cowboys | DeMarcus Lawrence expected to return soon    Mon Aug 19, 03:50 PM

Dallas Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence (shoulder) is expected to be activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list soon.

Footballguys view: Lawrence was always expected back before the start of the regular season. He's expected to be limited for a little while, but he's on track to return in time for Week 1.

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  Lions | Marvin Jones, Mike Daniels return    Mon Aug 19, 01:33 PM

Detroit Lions WR Marvin Jones (knee) and DL Mike Daniels (undisclosed) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 19.

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  Texans | D.J. Reader returns    Mon Aug 19, 01:08 PM

Houston Texans DT D.J. Reader (undisclosed) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 19.

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  Browns | Chad Thomas doing some work    Mon Aug 19, 12:21 PM

Cleveland Browns DE Chad Thomas (neck) is doing individual work in practice Monday, Aug. 19.

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  Browns | Myles Garrett out of practice    Mon Aug 19, 12:18 PM

Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett (undisclosed) is out of practice Monday, Aug. 19, after he was banged up in practice last week.

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  Buccaneers | Vita Vea eyeing Week 1    Sun Aug 18, 09:05 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (knee) remains on track in his recovery and could be ready for Week 1.

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  49ers | Dee Ford on track for opener    Sat Aug 17, 04:26 PM

San Francisco 49ers DE Dee Ford (knee) is on track to play in Week 1, according to general manager John Lynch.

Footballguys view: About two weeks ago, Ford had a PRP injection to help with his knee tendinitis. The plan was for him to miss some preseason time but be ready for the season opener. Things remain on track for the star pass-rusher. Earlier this year, Ford signed a five-year, $85 million contract after the 49ers sent a 2020 second-round pick to the Chiefs for his services.

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  Buccaneers | Shane Bowman to miss time    Sat Aug 17, 04:10 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Shane Bowman (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during the preseason game Friday, Aug. 16, and is expected to be sidelined for one to two weeks.

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  Buccaneers | Kahzin Daniels suffers injury    Sat Aug 17, 04:08 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Kahzin Daniels (undisclosed) suffered an undisclosed injury during the preseason game Friday, Aug. 16.

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  Steelers | Surgery for Olasunkanmi Adeniyi    Fri Aug 16, 09:04 PM

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Olasunkanmi Adeniyi (knee) had surgery to repair a torn meniscus Friday, Aug. 16, and is expected to miss about a month.

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  Buccaneers | Anthony Nelson injury update    Fri Aug 16, 07:14 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Anthony Nelson (knee) has been sidelined because of a sprained medial collateral ligament, which normally take four to six weeks to heal.

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  Seahawks | Groin injury for Ziggy Ansah    Fri Aug 16, 03:19 PM

Seattle Seahawks DE Ziggy Ansah (groin) suffered a groin injury during practice earlier this week and will miss time. Head coach Pete Carroll said he does not believe Ansah is in danger of missing Week 1.

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  Redskins | Myles Humphrey won't return    Thu Aug 15, 09:38 PM

Washington Redskins LB Myles Humphrey (undisclosed) exited the preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals Thursday, Aug. 15, and will not return.

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  Redskins | Tim Settle out for game    Thu Aug 15, 09:34 PM

Washington Redskins DT Tim Settle (knee) won't return to the preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals Thursday, Aug. 15, after suffering a knee injury.

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  Ravens | Elijah Qualls let go    Thu Aug 15, 08:47 PM

Baltimore Ravens DT Elijah Qualls was waived Thursday, Aug. 15.

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  Steelers | Pittsburgh makes roster moves    Thu Aug 15, 07:26 PM

Free-agent LB Christian Kuntz (Jaguars) and undrafted free-agent TE Micky Crum (Louisville) signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday, Aug. 15. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed. The team also waived LB J.T. Jones and CB Jermaine Ponder.

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  Browns | Trio working on side with minor injuries    Thu Aug 15, 04:36 PM

Cleveland Browns DT Devaroe Lawrence (knee), S Juston Burris (hamstring) and RB Dontrell Hilliard (hamstring) are working on the side during practice Thursday, Aug. 15.

Footballguys view: Watch Hilliard to see how long this hamstring injury has him working on the side. He's a talented player who should fill in as a pass-catching option behind Nick Chubb.

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  Lions | Damon Harrison activated    Thu Aug 15, 10:03 AM

Detroit Lions DT Damon Harrison (undisclosed) was activated from the Non-Football Injury list Thursday, Aug. 15.

Footballguys view: Harrison comes back to a defensive line that added Trey Flowers and Mike Daniels since the last time he played, making them one of the better defensive lines in the NFC.

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  Cardinals | Corey Liuget visiting Cards    Thu Aug 15, 09:00 AM

Free-agent DT Corey Liuget (Chargers) is visiting the Arizona Cardinals Thursday, Aug. 15.

Footballguys view: The Cardinals sorely need help on the defensive line with the release of both Robert Nkemdiche and Darius Philon this summer.

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  Steelers | Three rookies miss practice    Wed Aug 14, 08:19 PM

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Devin Bush (undisclosed), TE Zach Gentry (undisclosed) and DE Sutton Smith (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 14.

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  49ers | Nick Bosa out of boot    Wed Aug 14, 06:11 PM

San Francisco 49ers DE Nick Bosa (ankle) is no longer wearing a walking boot and participated in some light rehab work Wednesday, Aug. 14.

Footballguys view: Good news for the 49ers here. Bosa won't play in the preseason but reports out of camp indicate that he could be ready for the start of the regular season. The 49ers travel this week for joint practices with the Broncos, and we don't expect Bosa to do much of anything in the Mile High City.

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  Buccaneers | Jeremiah Ledbetter to miss time    Wed Aug 14, 05:09 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Jeremiah Ledbetter (ankle) has been diagnosed with a high ankle sprain and hopefully will only be sidelined for two weeks, according to head coach Bruce Arians.

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  Panthers | Brian Burns dealing with injury    Wed Aug 14, 04:27 PM

Carolina Panthers DE Brian Burns (ankle) is dealing with an ankle injury but expects to play in the preseason game Friday, Aug. 16.

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  Chiefs | Frank Clark misses practice    Wed Aug 14, 02:52 PM

Kansas City Chiefs DE Frank Clark (illness) missed his second consecutive practice Wednesday, Aug. 14, because of an illness.

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  Chargers | Josh Corcoran let go    Wed Aug 14, 02:16 AM

Los Angeles Chargers LB Josh Corcoran was released on Tuesday, Aug. 13.

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  Raiders | Maxx Crosby not ruling out preseason Week 3    Tue Aug 13, 06:52 PM

Oakland Raiders DE Maxx Crosby (hand) said Tuesday, Aug. 13, he doesn't anticipate playing Thursday, Aug. 15, against the Arizona Cardinals in the second preseason game, but he might be able to suit up a week later. 'We just have to let the surgery heal a little bit,' head coach Jon Gruden said, 'and get the proper cast, the legal cast that he can wear, and see how that goes.'

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  Giants | Three booted from NY Giants' roster    Tue Aug 13, 05:39 PM

New York Giants WR Amba Etta-Tawo (Achilles) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list with a torn Achilles on Tuesday, Aug. 13. The Giants also waived DE Alex Jenkins and TE Isaiah Searight (undisclosed) - the latter with an injury designation.

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  Browns | Sheldon Richardson back at practice    Tue Aug 13, 12:09 AM

Cleveland Browns DE Sheldon Richardson (abdomen) was able to return to team drills on Monday, Aug. 12, as DLs Myles Garrett, Larry Ogunjobi and Olivier Vernon were all on the field at the same time for the first time since July 29.

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  Browns | Several Cleveland players nicked up    Tue Aug 13, 12:07 AM

Cleveland Browns CB T.J. Carrie (hamstring), C Kyle Kalis (concussion), DE Jarrell Owens (groin), DT Brian Price (concussion), WR Damion Ratley (hamstring) and CB Tavierre Thomas (hamstring) were unable to practice Monday, Aug. 12.

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  Buccaneers | Coach hopes Vita Vea will be ready    Mon Aug 12, 10:03 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (knee) hopefully will be ready for the start of the regular season, according to head coach Bruce Arians.

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  Giants | Several players miss practice    Mon Aug 12, 08:49 PM

New York Giants CB Sam Beal (hamstring), OT Brian Mihalik (concussion), LB Alec Ogletree (calf), OT George Asafo-Adjei (concussion) and DT Olsen Pierre (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 12.

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