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08/27/16 Cowboys QB Tony Romo breaks bone in back, out at least six weeks
Source: CowboysHQ.com

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo broke a bone in his back and will be forced to miss 6 to 10 weeks. The results of a MRI are in and the injury was more serious than initially reported. The injury came on a tough hit during Thursday's 27-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Rookie QB Dak Prescott finished the game with a solid stat line: 17-for-23, 116 yards and one TD pass. He added 12 yards on tw... [Read More
08/23/16 Cowboys WR Dez Bryant suffers concussion at practice
Source: Mark Lane via Cowboys HQ on Scout.com

Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant suffered a concussion during Monday's practice. He tweeted out to his fans that he "promises" he is OK. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Bryant is being monitored and it should not be a problem over the long haul.... [Read More
08/21/16 Patriots RB Dion Lewis needs second surgery, will miss two months
Source: Chris Simoneau via Patriots Insider on Scout.com

New England Patriots running back Dion Lewis will require a second surgery to repair a torn ACL he suffered last November. It is expected he will be able to return after 8 to 10 weeks.... [Read More
08/20/16 RB Karlos Williams released by Buffalo Bills
Source: NFL.com

The Buffalo Bills have released running back Karlos Williams. Behind LeSean McCoy on the depth chart, Buffalo now have Reggie Bush, Mike Gillislee, and rookie Jonathan Williams. Rex Ryan and the Bills organization had previously thrown their support behind K. Williams after his four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.... [Read More
08/20/16 Redskins RB Matt Jones sprains AC joint in shoulder
Source: Ben Standig via SCOUT.com

Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones went down hard on his left shoulder Friday night and was forced out of the game with what could have been a severe injury. He was later diagnosed with a sprained AC joint in his shoulder, which is one of the best possible options for him. His preseason is likely over, however, there is a decent chance he is ready for Week 1. Head coach Jay Gruden does n... [Read More
08/20/16 Cowboys QB Dak Prescott impresses again
Source: Mike Fisher via SCOUT.com

Dallas Cowboys backup quarterback Dak Prescott had another incredible outing on Friday night against the Miami Dolphins. The rookie lit it up in both of his preseason performances. Through two games he has gone 22 of 27 for 338 yards and four touchdowns with no interceptions. Prescott has locked up the backup job in Dallas and most likely a future starting job as well. Cowboys owner Jerry ones wa... [Read More
08/16/16 Eagles trade for WR Dorial Green-Beckham from Titans
Source: Titan Red Zone

The WR-needy Philadelphia Eagles have traded for wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham from the Tennessee Titans. In exchange, Philadelphia gave up OL Dennis Kelly.... [Read More
08/13/16 Eagles QB Carson Wentz out with fractured ribs
Source: Adam Schefter via Twitter

Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a hairline fracture to his ribs during Thursday's preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It is also being reported that the team expects to have Wentz back before the end of the preseason.... [Read More
08/11/16 Steelers TE Ladarius Green could retire due to recurring headaches
Source: Steel City Insider via Scout.com

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Ladarius Green has been experiencing persistent headaches. The team had been saying Green was still recovering from offseason ankle surgery. Multiple sources are now saying these headaches are such a problem that they could force Green to retire.... [Read More
08/09/16 Eagles OT Lane Johnson suspended 10 games for PEDs
Source: NFL.com

Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson has reportedly been suspended for 10 games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. Johnson is appealing the suspension. Johnson was the No. 4 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.... [Read More
08/09/16 Patriots WR Julian Edelman exits practice with lower leg injury
Source: Chris Simoneau via SCOUT.com

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman was forced out of a joint practice with the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday. The trusty wideout who just came off the PUP list due to two surgeries on his left foot, had clearly suffered a lower left leg injury. The full extent and the exact nature of the injury is not yet known, however, he was visibly upset and slammed his helmet down prior to hopp... [Read More
08/08/16 Browns QB Robert Griffin III named starter
Source: Fred Greetham via Orange and Brown Report

The Cleveland Browns have named Robert Griffin III their starting quarterback. He has beaten out veteran Josh McCown and rookie Cody Kessler for the job. RG3 will be the team's Week 1 starter and head coach Hue Jackson believed this was the right time for the announcement and Griffin has earned it. "It's time. Robert has earned the right to be named the starting quarterback of the Cleveland Br... [Read More
08/06/16 Chargers WR Keenan Allen injured, sits out practice
Source: SD Super Chargers

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen was forced to sit out most of the team's FanFest, a full-pad practice and fan-friendly event open to the public. He was seen on the bench with his shoe off and his left ankle & foot heavily taped.... [Read More
08/06/16 Lions TE Eric Ebron carted off with Achilles' injury
Source: Mike Mady via SCOUT.com

Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron went down in training camp grabbing at the back of his leg. He was unable to put any pressure on the leg and it's believed to be an Achilles' injury. They were forced to cart the blossoming third-year tight end off the field with what NFL.com's Ian Rapoport is calling a potentially "devastating" injury. The extent of the injury is not yet fully known, however, we... [Read More