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Sep
17

Kansas City OC Bieniemy focused on Ravens, not USC job

Kansas City offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy was asked about the head coaching job at USC on Thursday, just a day after similar questions were posed to Jacksonville head coach Urban Meyer.More Bieniemy said “I am where my feet are”, adding that he was preparing for his team to play against the Baltimore Ravens this weekend. Until the USC gig is filled, rumors about NFL coaches potentially taking the job will likely continue to circulate. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Sep
17

WFT QB Fitzpatrick opts for rehab over surgery

Washington Football Team quarterback RYAN FITZPATRICK is opting for rehab over surgery after suffering a hip subluxation during the season opening loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. The 38-year-old signal-caller isMore expected to miss eight weeks of action. It appears as though Fitzpatrick won’t be back until Week #10 or later in November. Less

Source: NFL.com

Sep
17

Jaguars drop veteran RB Johnson

The Jacksonville Jaguars dropped one-time fantasy football sleeper running back DUKE JOHNSON from the practice squad on Thursday afternoon. The Jaguars did not activate the veteran Johnson for the season openerMore against the Houston Texans (his former team), instead electing to have JAMES ROBINSON, CARLOS HYDE, and DARE OGUNBOWALE as the only active running backs. Johnson is a former third-round draft pick of the Cleveland Browns from back in 2015. Less

Source: Sports Illustrated

Sep
17

Raiders QB Mariota to miss multiple weeks

Las Vegas Raiders backup quarterback MARCUS MARIOTA is expected to miss multiple weeks after aggravating a quadriceps injury in Monday’s season opener against Baltimore. Mariota played one snap and ran forMore 31 yards before the injury. The Raiders had hoped to incorporate him regularly into the offense this season, but that plan is now on hold. For curious fantasy owners, NATHAN PETERMAN will now move up into the backup quarterback role for the Raiders. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Sep
16

Jaguars HC Meyer dismisses USC rumors

Jacksonville Jaguars first-year head coach Urban Meyer said on Wednesday that there is “no chance” of him returning to college to take the newly vacant head coaching job at USC. MeyerMore added that he was committed to try to build the organization. If the Jaguars’ first game is any indication, the build could be a lengthy one. Less

Source: NFL.com

Sep
16

Raiders RB Jacobs misses Wednesday practice

Las Vegas Raiders running back JOSH JACOBS entered Monday night’s game a little banged up, and he left the contest in much the same condition. Jacobs was limited by a toeMore injury last week and also dealt with an illness over the weekend. Jacobs sat out Wednesday’s practice as a result of toe and ankle injuries. Fantasy owners will want to monitor his progress in the days ahead. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Sep
16

49ers add running back depth

The San Francisco 49ers claimed running back TRENTON CANNON off waivers from the Baltimore Ravens on Wednesday. Cannon was originally drafted by the New York Jets in the sixth-round of theMore 2018 NFL Draft. Cannon was waived just this week after appearing in Baltimore’s season opening game against the Las Vegas Raiders. Less

Source: Team Website

Sep
16

Cowboys DE Lawrence suffers broken foot in practice

The Dallas Cowboys defense took a hit on Wednesday, with star pass rusher DEMARCUS LAWRENCE suffering a broken foot in practice. The exact timetable for return is not yet clear, butMore it’s expected that Lawrence will miss significant time. The injury is a major blow to a unit that was already short on depth with Lawrence in the lineup. Less

Source: Team Website

Sep
16

Browns rule Beckham Jr. out vs Texans

Cleveland head coach Kevin Stefanski declared veteran wide receiver ODELL BECKHAM JR. out for the Browns game this weekend against the Houston Texans. Beckham Jr. is recovering from a torn ACLMore suffered last October. He has reportedly practiced at full speed but the Browns are still not comfortable enough putting Beckham back into the lineup. In his place, Cleveland is expected to roll with DONOVAN PEOPLES-JONES and speedy rookie ANTHONY SCHWARTZ. Less

Source: Team Blog

Sep
16

Giants TE Engram out vs. WFT

New York Giants tight end EVAN ENGRAM has been ruled out of tonight's game against the Washington Football Team as he continues to recover from a calf injury. Engram also missedMore the season opener due to the injury. Veteran tight end KYLE RUDOLPH started in place of Engram in the opener, but he was not much of a factor in the game. Your fantasy team likely has better, and healthier, options. Less

Source: New York Post

Sep
15

Bucs name Ronald Jones as starting RB vs. Falcons

Tampa Bay running back RONALD JONES will start for the Buccaneers on Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons. Jones fumbled in the first half of the regular season opener against Dallas andMore was promptly given a seat on the bench for the remainder of the game. While Jones will get the start, fellow running backs LEONARD FOURNETTE and GIOVANI BERNARD are expected to also be in the mix against the Falcons. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Sep
15

Panthers make a change at kicker

The Carolina Panthers waived kicker RYAN SANTOSO on Tuesday after he missed an extra point in Sunday’s win over the New York Jets. To fill the roster spot, the Panthers signedMore ZANE GONZALEZ off the Detroit Lions practice squad. The 26-year-old Gonzalez was in training camp as a tryout player with the Panthers earlier in the summer. Less

Source: Team Website

Sep
15

Titans boot kicker Badgley, promote Bullock

The Tennessee Titans released kicker MICHAEL BADGLEY after he missed a field goal and an extra point in Sunday’s season-opening loss. Badgley had been filling in for injured kicker SAM FICKENMore before his release. In a corresponding move, the Titans promoted fellow kicker RANDY BULLOCK from the practice squad to the active roster. Bullock appears to be the next kicker up heading into Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks. Less

Source: Team Blog

Sep
15

Broncos place WR Jeudy on IR

Fantasy fears were confirmed on Tuesday when the Denver Broncos placed wide receiver JERRY JEUDY on injured reserve due to a high-ankle sprain suffered in the season opener. The move to injured reserve means that Jeudy will be out of action for a minimum of three weeks.

Source: NBC Sports

Sep
15

49ers RB Mostert out for season

San Francisco running back RAHEEM MOSTERT will have season ending knee surgery following his injury in the 49ers opening game against the Detroit Lions. It was initially thought that Mostert wouldMore need a minor arthroscopic surgery that would have him back on the field within eight weeks. After multiple doctor consultations, it was determined that Mostert would need a surgery requiring a much longer recovery time. In a related move, San Francisco signed running back KERRYON JOHNSON to their practice squad on Tuesday. Less

Source: ESPN.com

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