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Jan
21

Packers activate WR Cobb from injured reserve

The Green Bay Packers activated veteran wide receiver RANDALL COBB from injured reserve on Thursday and he is expected to play Saturday night against the San Francisco 49ers in the DivisionalMore Round playoff game. Cobb has worked his way back from core muscle surgery in less than two months. With fellow wide receiver MARQUEZ VALDES-SCANTLING doubtful for the game due to a back issue, Cobb could be in line for a big game as one of quarterback AARON RODGERS’ trusted targets. Less

Source: Team Website

Jan
20

Mayfield undergoes successful surgery, ready to move forward

Cleveland Browns quarterback BAKER MAYFIELD said on Wednesday that he is on track to getting “back to my true self” after undergoing successful surgery to repair a torn labrum in hisMore non-throwing shoulder. Mayfield said that the surgery was a “complete success”, adding that his is now on to the road to recovery. The Browns said the likely time period for Mayfield’s recovery is four to six months, which should put him on track to return for training camp. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Jan
20

Eagles ready for 2022, name Hurts starting QB

Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman and head coach Nick Sirianni said on Wednesday that the team fully intends to move forward with JALEN HURTS as the starting quarterback for theMore 2022 season. Sirianni added that they have talked with Hurts and that the young signal-caller knows he’s the guy. Fantasy owners appreciate the advance notice. Less

Source: Team Blog

Jan
20

Edwards-Helaire a full participant in Wednesday practice

Kansas City running back CLYDE EDWARDS-HELAIRE appears to be trending in a positive direction ahead of Sunday’s Divisional Round playoff game against the Buffalo Bills. Edwards-Helaire was a full participant inMore Kansas City’s Wednesday practice session as he works his way back from a shoulder injury. He has not played since suffering the injury in Week #16 against Pittsburgh. Meanwhile, fellow running back DARREL WILLIAMS is dealing with a toe injury and did not participate in Wednesday’s practice. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Jan
20

Henry to fantasy owners…”We’ll See”

Tennessee Titans running back DERRICK HENRY was asked on Wednesday about his status for Saturday’s playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals. With fantasy owners on the edge of their collective seats,More Henry responded with a very Mike Zimmer-esque “We’ll See”. Henry missed the last nine games of the regular season but he is expected to be activated ahead of Saturday’s contest. We'll see. Less

Source: Tennessean

Jan
20

Garoppolo to play, but less than 100 percent vs. Packers

San Francisco quarterback JIMMY GAROPPOLO is dealing with an injured thumb and a bum shoulder but neither injury is expected to keep him out of Saturday's Divisional Round playoff game againstMore the top-seeded Green Bay Packers. Garoppolo is fully expected to play despite the fact that he is at less than 100 percent. With frigid temperatures expected at Lambeau Field, Garoppolo’s injuries could be cause for concern. Less

Source: NFL.com

Jan
18

Cowboys expect head coach McCarthy to return for 2022 season

Dallas Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said on Monday that he is “very confident” that head coach Mike McCarthy will return for the 2022 season. The Cowboys suffered a disappointingMore home playoff loss to the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, raising questions about McCarthy’s future with the team. McCarthy was originally hired on account of his playoff resume, but the Cowboys fell short yet again. Less

Source: USA Today

Jan
18

Raiders fire GM Mayock after 3 seasons

The Las Vegas Raiders fired general managers MIKE MAYOCK on Monday after the conclusion of a tumultuous 2021 season. The decision was reportedly made several days ago but was not officially announced until Monday. Mayock’s tenure ends with a 25-24 record after three years.

Source: NFL.com

Jan
18

Titans RB Henry to get acclimated this week

Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Vrabel said that running back DERRICK HENRY has an important week of practice ahead of him this week. Henry remains on injured reserve but has beenMore designated to return and the expectation is that he will be activated and play in this weekend’s Divisional Round game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Vrabel said this week of practice is a big one for Henry in terms of him “getting acclimated". If/When he plays on Saturday, it will be Henry’s first game since he suffered a serious foot injury in Week #8. Less

Source: Team Blog

Jan
18

49ers DE Bosa in concussion protocol

San Francisco 49ers star defensive end NICK BOSA suffered a head injury towards the end of the first half of Sunday’s playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys and did not returnMore to action. On Monday, head coach Kyle Shanahan confirmed that Bosa had entered the NFL’s concussion protocol. Shanahan added that he was optimistic that Bosa would be able to play this weekend against the Green Bay Packers. Less

Source: Team Blog

Jan
18

Garoppolo dealing with right shoulder sprain

San Francisco quarterback JIMMY GAROPPOLO reportedly suffered a sprained right shoulder in the second quarter of Sunday’s playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys. Garoppolo did not leave the game despite pickingMore up yet another injury. 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said that the sprain was a slight one, adding that Garoppolo should be able to practice on Wednesday. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Jan
18

Cowboys RB Elliott played through knee injury this season

Dallas Cowboys star running back EZEKIEL ELLIOTT said that he played through a partially torn posterior cruciate ligament in his right knee this season, including during Sunday’s playoff loss to theMore San Francisco 49ers. Elliott added that he would not need a procedure in the offseason but he would need time to heal. The injury apparently occurred in Week #4 against the Carolina Panthers, and Elliott appeared on the injury report the rest of the season. Less

Source: Team Website

Jan
17

Mahomes throws 5 touchdowns vs. Steelers

Kansas City and star quarterback PATRICK MAHOMES got off to a slow start in Sunday’s playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. But just as fantasy owners were starting to get anxious,More Mahomes heated up and finished the evening with 5 touchdowns and just over 400 passing yards. Mahomes threw each of his touchdowns to a different receiver and Kansas City moves on to the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs for the fourth straight year. Less

Source: Kansas City Star

Jan
17

Seahawks QB Wilson to explore options this offseason

Seattle Seahawks veteran quarterback RUSSELL WILSON reportedly wants to explore his options heading into what could be an interesting offseason. Wilson has not demanded a trade, but he is supposedly interestedMore in investigating other destinations to see if those would put him in a better position to win another championship and create the legacy he sees for himself. It’s also worth noting that in one of his final press conferences of the year, Wilson said his hope is to stay in Seattle. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less

Source: NFL.com

Jan
17

Samuel, Mitchell lead 49ers to playoff win

As he did for much of the regular season, San Francisco wide receiver DEEBO SAMUEL helped lead the 49ers to a win in Sunday’s playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys. SamuelMore wasn’t the leading receiver, but he ran 10 times for 72 yards – including a 26-yard rushing touchdown late in the third quarter. And when Samuel wasn’t running the ball, rookie running back ELIJAH MITCHELL was doing the honors. Mitchell carried the ball a game-high 27 times and scored on a 4-yard run to open the scoring. Less

Source: ESPN.com

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