Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on June 13, 2011 @ 09:18:38 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Peyton Manning | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts QB Peyton Manning (neck) has not thrown any passes since undergoing neck surgery last month.


Running Back

RB | Kevin Faulk | New England Patriots | Free Agents
New England Patriots impending free-agent RB Kevin Faulk is determined to return with the team and is not looking to retire. "That word (retirement) is not in my vocabulary right now," Faulk said. "If it's possible, if (the Patriots) allow me to, I'd like to play another season ... People are telling me they drafted two running backs, but hey, I've never questioned anything the Patriots have done. That's why they're who they are."

RB | LaDainian Tomlinson | New York Jets | Fantasy
New York Jets RB LaDainian Tomlinson is expecting to be used as more of a third-down running back this upcoming season.

RB | DeAngelo Williams | Carolina Panthers | Free Agents, Fantasy
The Denver Broncos have a need at the running back position, and free-agent RB DeAngelo Williams (Panthers) is expected to get a long look, especially with his former head coach John Fox now running the show in Denver.


Fullback

FB | Vonta Leach | Houston Texans | Free Agents
The Baltimore Ravens are expected to show interest in Cleveland Browns impending free-agent FB Lawrence Vickers and Houston Texans impending free-agent FB Vonta Leach once free agency begins.

FB | Lawrence Vickers | Cleveland Browns | Free Agents
The Baltimore Ravens are expected to show interest in Cleveland Browns impending free-agent FB Lawrence Vickers and Houston Texans impending free-agent FB Vonta Leach once free agency begins.


Wide Receiver

WR | Plaxico Burress | Free Agent | Free Agents
Free-agent WR Plaxico Burress (Giants) will work with the National Urban League and Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence after spending nearly two years in prison on a weapon possession charge. Burress said Monday, June 13, he would be mentored by Magic Johnson and Tony Dungy through the Brady Center. He'll volunteer with Urban League youth programs and recruit other pro athletes. Burress said he has "an opportunity to make a difference."

WR | Jerricho Cotchery | New York Jets | Injury
The New York Jets likely will ease WR Jerricho Cotchery (back) and FS Jim Leonhard (leg) back into punt return duties if they are needed in that role.

WR | Kyle Williams | San Francisco 49ers | Injury
Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers WR Kyle Williams (leg) said the leg injury he suffered during the player-organized workout Thursday, June 9, was not serious.

WR | Braylon Edwards | New York Jets | Free Agents
The New York Jets are not expected to fight to re-sign impending free-agent WR Braylon Edwards if other teams show interest in him when free agency begins.


Defensive Line

DL | Tim Crowder | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Free Agents
Tampa Bay Buccaneers impending free-agent DE Tim Crowder said he would like to re-sign with the team even though the team took two defensive ends during the 2011 NFL Draft.


Cornerback

CB | Nnamdi Asomugha | Oakland Raiders | Free Agents
The Baltimore Ravens will pursue Oakland Raiders impending free-agent CB Nnamdi Asomugha once free agency begins but may not be able to pay him what he is asking for. Asomugha would start opposite CB Jimmy Smith if he signed with the Ravens.


Free Safety

FS | Jim Leonhard | New York Jets | Injury
The New York Jets likely will ease WR Jerricho Cotchery (back) and FS Jim Leonhard (leg) back into punt return duties if they are needed in that role.

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