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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.

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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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  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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  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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  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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  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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  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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  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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  Texans | Handful of defenders on the mend    Mon Aug 12, 12:26 AM

Houston Texas CB Xavier Crawford (undisclosed), CB Johnathan Joseph (undisclosed), CB Jermaine Kelly (undisclosed) and DL Carlos Watkins (undisclosed) were each unable to practice Sunday, Aug. 11.

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  49ers | D.J. Jones to miss time    Sun Aug 11, 08:16 PM

San Francisco 49ers DT D.J. Jones (knee) could be sidelined multiple weeks after suffering a knee injury against the Dallas Cowboys in the preseason Saturday, Aug. 10.

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  Vikings | Shamar Stephen fully practices    Sun Aug 11, 05:55 PM

Minnesota Vikings DT Shamar Stephen (undisclosed) participated in team drills during practice Sunday, Aug. 11.

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  Cardinals | Arizona brings back Pasoni Tasini    Sun Aug 11, 03:25 PM

Free-agent DE Pasoni Tasini (Cardinals) signed with the Arizona Cardinals Sunday, Aug. 11. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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  Bills | Buffalo signs two players    Sun Aug 11, 10:27 AM

The Buffalo Bills signed free-agent DT Roderick Young (Jaguars) and OL Demetrius Rhaney (Redskins) Saturday, Aug. 10.

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  Bills | Robert Thomas lands on IR    Sun Aug 11, 10:24 AM

The Buffalo Bills placed DT Robert Thomas (knee) on the Reserve/Injured list Saturday, Aug. 10.

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  49ers | D.J. Jones knocked out of game    Sat Aug 10, 10:53 PM

San Francisco 49ers DT D.J. Jones (knee) will not return to the preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys Saturday, Aug. 10.

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  Texans | Tracy Sprinkle catches on with Houston    Sat Aug 10, 05:24 PM

Free-agent DE Tracy Sprinkle (AAF) signed an undisclosed contract with the Houston Texans on Saturday, Aug. 10. LB Chris Landrum was waived to make room for him on the roster.

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  Titans | Jurrell Casey ready to return    Sat Aug 10, 04:33 PM

Tennessee Titans DT Jurrell Casey (knee) was activated from the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list Saturday, Aug. 10.

Footballguys view: Casey is a force inside and will needed in a Week 1 matchup against the high powered Browns offense. Hopefully he has a smooth return to action.

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  Ravens | Baltimore adds Elijah Qualls    Sat Aug 10, 03:05 PM

Free-agent DT Elijah Qualls (Panthers) signed with the Baltimore Ravens Saturday, Aug. 10. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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  Lions | Josh Johnson, Justin Stockton signed    Sat Aug 10, 01:04 PM

Free-agent QB Josh Johnson (Redskins) and RB Justin Stockton (Lions) signed with the Detroit Lions Saturday, Aug. 10. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also placed WR Jermaine Kearse (leg) and DT Darius Kilgo (undisclosed) on the Reserve/Injured list.

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  Browns | Cleveland signs two players    Fri Aug 9, 05:09 PM

Free-agent DT Brandin Bryant (Jets) and undrafted free-agent OT Travis Vornkahl (West Texas A&M) signed with the Cleveland Browns Friday, Aug. 9. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also waived C John Yarbrough and DT Tracy Sprinkle.

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  Buccaneers | Vita Vea dealing with LCL sprain    Fri Aug 9, 01:35 PM

Updating previous reports, Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (knee) has a sprained LCL in his knee that could keep him out 6-to-8 weeks, sources said Friday, Aug. 9.

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  Buccaneers | Vita Vea won't require surgery    Fri Aug 9, 12:08 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (knee) underwent an MRI on his injured knee Friday, Aug. 9, and sources said no surgery will be required. Vea should be able to return within the first four weeks of the regular season. .

Footballguys view: Vea has had trouble staying healthy and his injury will delay the debut of the Bucs defensive line with him and Ndamukong Suh anchoring the inside. This helps Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers in Week 1.

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  Bengals | Niles Scott placed on IR    Thu Aug 8, 06:25 PM

Cincinnati Bengals DT Niles Scott (undisclosed) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Thursday, Aug. 8.

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  Dolphins | Robert Nkemdiche terms    Thu Aug 8, 10:54 AM

Updating a previous report, free-agent DT Robert Nkemdiche (Cardinals) signed a one-year, $1.16 million deal with the Miami Dolphins.

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  Dolphins | Robert Nkemdiche signs with Miami    Thu Aug 8, 10:19 AM

Free-agent DT Robert Nkemdiche (Cardinals) signed an undisclosed deal with the Miami Dolphins Thursday, Aug. 8.

Footballguys view: Nkemdiche (knee) was placed on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list. He's still recovering from the knee injury that put him on Injured Reserve last December for the Cardinals. Nkemdiche's career has been set back by injuries but he's a good player for the Dolphins to take a chance on. It's a low risk move with some upside as a reward if Nkemdiche gets healthy and plays well.

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  Falcons | Several players unlikely to play    Wed Aug 7, 11:44 PM

Atlanta Falcons RB Marcus Green (hamstring), DL Ra'Shede Hageman (groin), LB Deion Jones (foot), LB Foyesade Oluokun (oblique), LB Duke Riley (groin, hip) and CB Desmond Trufant (back) continues to miss practice and are unlikely to play in the preseason game Thursday, Aug. 8 against the Miami Dolphins.

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  Buccaneers | Vita Vea undergoes MRI    Wed Aug 7, 06:42 PM

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (knee) underwent an MRI on his injured knee Tuesday, Aug. 6, and is scheduled to undergo more tests over the next few days.

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  Buccaneers | Tampa adds two to roster    Wed Aug 7, 04:53 PM

Free-agent DT Stevie Tu'ikolovatu (Buccaneers) and S John Battle (Jets) signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Wednesday, Aug. 7. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed. The team also waived QB Vincent Testaverde and placed OT Mike Liedtke (shoulder) on the Reserve/Injured list.

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  Buccaneers | Knee injury for Vita Vea    Wed Aug 7, 01:38 AM

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (knee) exited practice with a knee injury Tuesday, Aug. 6, and is scheduled to undergo an MRI Friday, Aug. 9, according to a source.

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  Buccaneers | Vita Vea suffers injury    Tue Aug 6, 10:53 PM

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Vita Vea (undisclosed) left practice early Tuesday, Aug. 6, after suffering an undisclosed injury.

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  Bills | Ed Oliver works with first team    Tue Aug 6, 02:17 AM

Buffalo Bills DT Ed Oliver has been seeing a majority of his reps with the first-team defense during practices, lining up next to veteran DT Star Lotulelei.

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  Browns | Three DLs sit out practice    Mon Aug 5, 08:06 PM

Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett (knee), DE Olivier Vernon (hamstring) and DT Sheldon Richardson (abdomen) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 5.

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  Jets | Two linemen miss practice    Mon Aug 5, 07:07 PM

New York Jets DE Quinnen Williams (hip) and DT Steve McLendon (personal) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 5.

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  Browns | Larry Ogunjobi sits out practice Monday    Mon Aug 5, 05:11 PM

Cleveland Browns DT Larry Ogunjobi (groin) did not participate in practice due to a groin injury Monday, Aug. 5.

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  Broncos | Deyon Sizer signed, Jamarius Way waived    Sun Aug 4, 06:31 PM

Denver Broncos WR Jamarius Way was waived Sunday, Aug. 4, to make room for the signing of DL Deyon Sizer.

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  49ers | DeForest Buckner back on field    Sun Aug 4, 01:22 PM

San Francisco 49ers DT DeForest Buckner (toe) returned to practice Sunday, Aug. 4, after sitting out with a toe injury the previous two days.

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  49ers | Three defenders sit Saturday    Sat Aug 3, 07:30 PM

San Francisco 49ers DT DeForest Buckner (toe), DE Dee Ford (knee) and CB Ahkello Witherspoon (glute) did not participate in practice Saturday, Aug. 3.

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  Browns | Two players in protocol    Sat Aug 3, 05:44 PM

Cleveland Browns DT Brian Price (concussion) and LB Adarius Taylor (concussion) are going through the concussion protocol and are not practicing Saturday, Aug. 3. CB Phillip Gaines (neck) is also not practice Saturday.

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  49ers | San Francisco makes roster moves    Sat Aug 3, 03:08 PM

Free-agent DT Jay Bromley (Saints) signed with the San Francisco 49ers Saturday, Aug. 3. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also placed DE Kapron Lewis-Moore (groin) on the Reserve/Injured list and waived WR Max McCaffrey.

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  Seahawks | Seattle makes changes at tight end    Sat Aug 3, 01:46 PM

Free-agent TE Wes Saxton (49ers) and undrafted free-agent TE Jackson Harris (Georgia) signed with the Seattle Seahawks Saturday, Aug. 3. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed. The team also waived/injured TEs Tyrone Swoopes (undisclosed) and Justin Johnson (Achilles).

Footballguys view: The Seahawks have a rather ho-hum group of tight ends from top to bottom. Will Dissly and Nick Vannett should be the leading players in the group and neither are great fantasy assets. We'll see if someone can emerge.

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  Browns | Tracy Sprinkle signed    Sat Aug 3, 01:31 PM

Free-agent DT Tracy Sprinkle (Panthers) signed with the Cleveland Browns Saturday, Aug. 3. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also waived CB Jermaine Ponder.

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  Seahawks | Justin Johnson exits practice    Fri Aug 2, 09:50 PM

Seattle Seahawks TE Justin Johnson (Achilles) may have suffered an Achilles injury during practice Thursday, Aug. 1, according to head coach Pete Carroll

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  Raiders | Gabe Wright to miss some time    Fri Aug 2, 04:24 PM

Oakland Raiders DT Gabe Wright (knee) is expected to miss 'a week or so' after tweaking his knee 'a few days back,' according to NBC Sports Bay Area's Scott Bair.

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