Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on June 29, 2011 @ 09:29:23 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Colin Kaepernick | San Francisco 49ers | Injury
San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick (leg) said he is nearly fully recovered from the leg surgery he had after the NFL Draft. Kaepernick was able to participate in the player-organized workout Tuesday, June 28, and threw the ball with some velocity.

QB | Eli Manning | New York Giants | Fantasy
New York Giants QB Eli Manning said he is optimistic that a new collective bargaining agreement will be worked out soon. "I have been optimistic the whole time and it sounds like they are trying to work it out, the owners and players are trying to get everything figured out," Manning said. "I do feel we will have a season."


Running Back

RB | Frank Gore | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers RB Frank Gore (hip) did not attend the player-organized workout Tuesday, June 28. Gore has a good understanding of the offense and wants to get his hip healed.

RB | Cadillac Williams | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Free Agents
Tampa Bay Buccaneers impending free-agent RB Cadillac Williams, DE Stylez G. White and LB Barrett Ruud did not participate in the player-organized workout Tuesday, June 28.


Wide Receiver

WR | Mark Clayton | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Free Agents
St. Louis Rams impending free-agent WR Mark Clayton (knee) said his knee feels wonderful at this point and has recently worked out with QB Sam Bradford.

WR | Michael Crabtree | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Draft, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers WR Michael Crabtree (foot) did not go through a full practice Tuesday, June 28, due to lingering concerns about his sore left foot. A teammate said Crabtree's problem is the same foot which required surgery to correct a stress fracture prior to the 2009 NFL Draft.

WR | Terrell Owens | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury, Fantasy
Cincinnati Bengals impending free-agent WR Terrell Owens' (knee) agent, Drew Rosenhaus, said that his client will be ready for the 2011 season after undergoing knee surgery and is not considering retirement. "He is a legendary healer. He comes back from injury faster than anybody I've ever seen," Rosenhaus said.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Justin Blalock | Atlanta Falcons | Free Agents
The Dallas Cowboys could show interest in Philadelphia Eagles impending free-agent OG Nick Cole or Atlanta Falcons impending free-agent OG Justin Blalock if they decide not to re-sign impending free-agent OG Kyle Kosier.


Guard

OG | Davin Joseph | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Free Agents
Tampa Bay Buccaneers impending free-agent OG Davin Joseph said his willingness to re-sign with the team could be influenced by how the team operates during free agency. Joseph said he knows that the team is headed into the right direction if they re-sign their own players and doesnot try to rebuild the roster.


Defensive Line

DL | Stylez G. White | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Free Agents
Tampa Bay Buccaneers impending free-agent RB Cadillac Williams, DE Stylez G. White and LB Barrett Ruud did not participate in the player-organized workout Tuesday, June 28.

DL | Ray Edwards | Minnesota Vikings | Free Agents
Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent DE Ray Edwards has not ruled out re-signing but the Vikings likely would not get into a bidding war if other teams show interest in Edwards.

DL | Brian Price | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Brian Price (hamstring, pelvis) is not expected to be ready for the start of training camp and could start the season on the Physically Unable to Perform list. Price said his rehab is going well but is not sure when he will be able to return to the field.

DL | Barry Cofield | New York Giants | Free Agents
New York Giants impending free-agent DT Barry Cofield said he is completely recovered from the biceps surgery he had right after the end of last season.


Linebacker

LB | Barrett Ruud | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Free Agents
Tampa Bay Buccaneers impending free-agent RB Cadillac Williams, DE Stylez G. White and LB Barrett Ruud did not participate in the player-organized workout Tuesday, June 28.

LB | Paul Posluszny | Buffalo Bills | Free Agents
The Jacksonville Jaguars may show interest in Buffalo Bills impending free-agent LB Paul Posluszny and Indianapolis Colts impending free-agent LB Clint Session if they are declared unrestricted free agents once training camp begins.

LB | Clint Session | Indianapolis Colts | Free Agents
The Jacksonville Jaguars may show interest in Buffalo Bills impending free-agent LB Paul Posluszny and Indianapolis Colts impending free-agent LB Clint Session if they are declared unrestricted free agents once training camp begins.

LB | Stephen Nicholas | Atlanta Falcons | Free Agents
Atlanta Falcons impending free-agent LB Stephen Nicholas said he wants to test the free agent market but there is a big chance that he will re-sign with the Falcons.

LB | Hunter Hillenmeyer | Free Agent | Injury
Chicago Bears LB Hunter Hillenmeyer (concussion) is uncertain about whether to continue playing after suffering a concussion playing special teams in Week 1 of the 2010 regular season. "I'm still figuring that out, but I've obviously had the benefit of time on my side," Hillenmeyer said. "I'm still weighing the decision because there are a lot of factors. Doctors opinions and things like that are weighing into my decision. I love football. I really do wish I could play another four or five years, but I'm still in the information gathering stage trying to figure out what is the best thing for me to do."

LB | DeMeco Ryans | Houston Texans | Fantasy
Houston Texans LB DeMeco Ryans has been teaching defensive coordinator Wade Phillips' 3-4 scheme to the defense during the lockout. Roughly 35 players took part in a voluntary workout in Texas Monday, June 27. QB Matt Schaub, DL Mario Williams and LB Brian Cushing were among the participants.

LB | Mario Williams | Houston Texans | Fantasy
Houston Texans LB DeMeco Ryans has been teaching defensive coordinator Wade Phillips' 3-4 scheme to the defense during the lockout. Roughly 35 players took part in a voluntary workout in Texas Monday, June 27. QB Matt Schaub, DL Mario Williams and LB Brian Cushing were among the participants.

LB | Brian Cushing | Houston Texans | Fantasy
Houston Texans LB DeMeco Ryans has been teaching defensive coordinator Wade Phillips' 3-4 scheme to the defense during the lockout. Roughly 35 players took part in a voluntary workout in Texas Monday, June 27. QB Matt Schaub, DL Mario Williams and LB Brian Cushing were among the participants.


Cornerback

CB | Aqib Talib | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Aqib Talib (hip) was able to participate fully in a player-organized workout Tuesday, June 28, showing no obvious effects of the hip injury which ended his 2010 season prematurely.

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