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Redskins | Robert Griffin III in sync with Andre Roberts

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:51:12 -0700

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III and WR Andre Roberts are displaying good chemistry in practice Friday, July 25.

FANTASY TIP: Roberts is a WR4 but has deep ball speed to give an uptick in leagues with yards-per-reception bonuses. Griffin is a weak QB1 or a solid QB2.

Dolphins | Shelley Smith the front runner at center

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:41:08 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Miami Dolphins OG Shelley Smith was told he's the guy at center shortly before camp. Smith said he has never started at center at any level.

Saints | Kenny Stills pulls up lame

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:40:53 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Kenny Stills (hamstring) pulled up lame on a deep route in practice Friday, July 25, and is being examined by trainers.

Ravens | Will Hill signs

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:37:27 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens signed free-agent FS Will Hill (AFL) to an undisclosed deal. He's suspended for the first six games.

Phillies | Jimmy Rollins close to vesting option

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:29:28 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies SS Jimmy Rollins needs two more plate appearances to vest his $11 million option for 2015.

NFL | Will Hill loses appeal

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:26:26 -0700

Free-agent FS Will Hill (Giants) lost his appeal for his six-game suspension for violating the substance-abuse policy. Hill signed with the Arizona Rattlers of the Arena Football League in the offseason.

Saints | Nick Toon impressing

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:24:17 -0700

New Orleans Saints WR Nick Toon looks poised for big things this season, according to beat writer Jim Corbett. He shields well and looks like a tight end at 6-foot-4.

FANTASY TIP: Toon could be worth a flier as a WR5 in this offense.

NFL | Mike Shanahan interested in coaching again

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:07:45 -0700

Former head coach Mike Shanahan is interested in coaching again for a contending team with the right ownership.

Jets | Chris Ivory returns

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:05:05 -0700

New York Jets RB Chris Ivory (hamstring) returned to practice Friday, July 25.

FANTASY TIP: Ivory figures to be in the mix with Chris Johnson, but he is relegated to RB4 status.

Chiefs | Sean McGrath absent

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:43:20 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE Sean McGrath is absent from training camp Friday, July 25, and may be cut.

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Titans | Marcus Dixon could begin on PUP

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:39:27 -0700

Tennessee Titans DE Marcus Dixon (calf) could begin camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list after suffering a calf injury in June.

Titans | Jurrell Casey to report

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:39:00 -0700

Tennessee Titans DT Jurrell Casey will report to camp Friday, July 25, as talks continue on a contract extension.

Saints | Three sitting

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:36:27 -0700

New Orleans Saints FS Jairus Byrd (back), OT Tavon Rooks (back) and DT John Jenkins (pectoral) are running with trainers on the sidelines and doing individual drills Friday, July 25.

Titans | Andy Levitre out two weeks

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:29:17 -0700

Tennessee Titans OG Andy Levitre (appendicitis) will miss two weeks after having an appendectomy Thursday, July 24.

Rams | Sammy Brown a week away

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:04:28 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB Sammy Brown (calf) is about a week away from practicing because of a calf issue.

Rams | William Hayes ahead of schedule

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:04:05 -0700

St. Louis Rams DE William Hayes (undisclosed) had three surgeries this offseason and is ahead of schedule. He's on pace to make his preseason debut in Week 2 or 3 of the preseason.

Rams | Jake Long to be limited

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:58:00 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Jake Long (knee) will be limited at the start of training camp, according to head coach Jeff Fisher. Long will participate in individual drills to start.

Rams | Sam Bradford to participate in full

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:57:22 -0700

St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (knee) will be a full participant at the start of training camp, according to head coach Jeff Fisher. Fisher said Bradford was unlikely to play in the first preseason game, but not because of the injury.

FANTASY TIP: Bradford is a decent QB2 in fantasy.

Jets | Chris Johnson moving around

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:48:28 -0700

New York Jets RB Chris Johnson was put in motion and flexed out wide a lot in practice Thursday, July 24.

FANTASY TIP: Johnson is a solid RB2, but it sounds like he'll receive a boost in PPR leagues with the team's willingness to get him involved in the passing game.

Texans | Andre Johnson reports to camp

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:23:50 -0700

Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson has reported to camp Friday, July 25. The two sides are still in contact about an extension.

FANTASY TIP: Johnson makes a solid WR2 in fantasy.