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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:39:40 PDT
The Browns have personal compassion for Josh Gordon. A day after the troubled wide receiver said he's entering rehab for an unspecified condition, Cleveland coach Hue Jackson said Friday that the team intends to ''move on'' from Gordon. One of the NFL's most talented young players, Gordon, who has been suspended for 30 of the Browns past 35 games, announced Thursday that he's stepping away from football to focus on getting his life together.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:49:28 PDTThe Buffalo Bills' top receiving threat Sammy Watkins will miss at least eight weeks resting an injury to his surgically repaired left foot after the team placed him on injured reserve Friday. The move was announced by the Bills a few hours after coach Rex Ryan expressed ''major concern'' of Watkins potentially missing significant time. A person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press that Watkins won't require surgery and will instead use the time off to rest the injury.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:30:34 PDT
HOUSTON (AP) -- Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien confirmed Friday that star defensive end J.J. Watt will miss the rest of the season after back surgery.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:51:33 PDT
Dez Bryant is questionable for Dallas' game against San Francisco, and remorseful about going AWOL on the Cowboys early in the week over fear about his knee injury. Owner Jerry Jones said on his radio show Friday that an X-ray the night of the game revealed the hairline fracture, and Bryant missed a follow-up MRI on Monday and team meetings Tuesday because he didn't want to get some bad news. Bryant missed seven games last season after breaking his right foot in the opener and also battled ankle and knee issues.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:02:08 PDT
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will start Sunday against the New York Jets despite a knee sprain. Coach Pete Carroll said Friday that Wilson made it through the week of practices with no setbacks. Wilson missed the first snap of his career due to injury last weekend after getting pulled down by San Francisco's Eli Harold, spraining the MCL in Wilson's left knee.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:25:03 PDTKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs listed Jamaal Charles as questionable for Sunday night's game at Pittsburgh, while fellow running back Charcandrick West has been ruled out with an ankle injury.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:32:23 PDT
The New York Jets will be without Eric Decker this weekend - and maybe for a while longer. The star wide receiver has a partially torn rotator cuff that will sideline him for at least Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks. Coach Todd Bowles announced Friday that Decker will be ''week to week'' with the right shoulder injury.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:51:32 PDT
Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his unnecessary roughness foul on New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard last week. Norman is a repeat offender who was fined more than $26,000 last season for his tussles with Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Last Sunday, Norman hit Shepard near the head and neck area.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:06:20 PDTSAN DIEGO (AP) -- San Diego Chargers rookie Joey Bosa has been ruled out of his fourth straight game due to a hamstring injury.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:43:11 PDTSeattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin has told ''60 Minutes Sports'' that he's received death threats in the wake of his decision to speak out about the need for reviewing police tactics. In a transcript of the interview released Friday, Baldwin says that in the wake of expressing support for 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick he has received death threats. A couple of people told me to watch my back,'' Baldwin is quoted as saying.