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Athletics | Coco Crisp to have neck examined

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:23:50 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Coco Crisp (neck) is traveling back to the Bay Area to have his injured neck examined.

Seahawks | Russell Okung a few weeks away

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:11:59 -0700

Seattle Seahawks OT Russell Okung (foot) is about two weeks away from returning to practice, according to head coach Pete Carroll.

Cowboys | Jeff Heath briefly leaves practice

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:59:16 -0700

Dallas Cowboys FS Jeff Heath (hand) left practice early Sunday, July 27, because of a hand injury but was able to return.

Cowboys | Three players injured

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:54:13 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Terrell McClain (ankle), LB DeVonte Holloman (dehydration) and FS Matt Johnson (hamstring) left practice early Sunday, July 27, because of injuries.

Bears | Willie Young practices

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:52:27 -0700

Chicago Bears DE Willie Young (quadriceps) was able to participate in practice Sunday, July 27.

Bears | Tim Jennings tries to practice

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:46:08 -0700

Chicago Bears CB Tim Jennings (quadriceps) was on the field at the start of practice Sunday, July 27, but left early because his leg did not feel right, according to head coach Marc Trestman.

Dolphins | Koa Misi leaves practice

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:45:22 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Koa Misi (foot) left practice early Sunday, July 27, because of a foot injury. He has told people that someone stepped on his foot and that he will be fine.

Athletics | Alberto Callaspo activated

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:30:43 -0700

The Oakland Athletics have activated 2B Alberto Callaspo (hamstring) from the 15-day disabled list. The team also optioned 1B Nate Freiman to Triple-A Sacramento.

Padres | Jason Lane to be recalled

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:26:25 -0700

San Diego Padres P Jason Lane will be recalled from Triple-A El Paso in order to be the starting pitcher Monday, July 28.

Twins | Joe Mauer to take BP

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:25:49 -0700

Minnesota Twins 1B Joe Mauer (oblique) is scheduled to take batting practice at Target Field this week.

FANTASY TIP: Mauer is making good progress but likely is a few weeks away from returning to the starting lineup.

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Steelers | David Snow will need surgery

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:05:54 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers C David Snow (foot) will need surgery after he broke his foot during practice Friday, July 25.

Steelers | C.J. Goodwin injured

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:00:29 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR C.J. Goodwin (shoulder) left practice early Sunday, July 27, after he fell on his shoulder.

Steelers | Martavis Bryant does not practice

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:00:04 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant (groin) did not participate in practice Sunday, July 27, because of a groin injury.

Bengals | Dre Kirkpatrick sits out

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:42:15 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals CB Dre Kirkpatrick (hamstring) did not participate in practice Sunday, July 27, because of an apparent hamstring injury. The injury is not expected to keep him out for long.

Yankees | Carlos Beltran doing some throwing

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:41:07 -0700

New York Yankees OF Carlos Beltran (elbow) has continued his throwing program and has started to participate in some outfield drills. Beltran has been used as a only designated hitter since April because of an elbow injury.

Yankees | Mark Teixeira does some baseball activities

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:33:38 -0700

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (lat) took some swings in a batting cage and fielded ground balls Sunday, July 27. He will be reevaluated Monday, July 27, and could avoid the 15-day disabled list if he does not have any problems.

FANTASY TIP: This appears to be a good sign for Teixeira, but the next day or two will be important for him. Owners should keep him out of their lineups until there is a clearer picture on his recovery.

Vikings | Kyle Rudolph signs extension

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:25:19 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have signed TE Kyle Rudolph to a five-year extension worth $36.5 million.

Raiders | No timetable for D.J. Hayden

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:24:49 -0700

Oakland Raiders CB D.J. Hayden (foot) still has no definite timetable for his return, but the team is optimistic that he will be ready for the start of the season, according to general manager Reggie McKenzie.

Raiders | Rod Streater may have head injury

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:18:47 -0700

Oakland Raiders WR Rod Streater (head) may have suffered a head injury during practice Sunday, July 27, after falling down hard near the end of practice, according to head coach Dennis Allen.

FANTASY TIP: Streater has a good chance to be the No. 1 target in the passing game if healthy. Owners should consider him a No. 4 or No. 5 wide receiver on their fantasy team.

Eagles | G.J. Kinne could push for No. 3 QB job

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:10:24 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles QB G.J. Kinne could push QB Matt Barkley for the No. 3 quarterback job, because he has thrown the ball well during training camp.