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Redskins | Barry Cofield sits

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:42:36 -0700

Washington Redskins DT Barry Cofield (groin) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Redskins | Chris Thompson limited in practice

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:36:53 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Chris Thompson (ankle) practiced on a limited basis Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Cowboys | Sterling more not practicing

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:26:46 -0700

Dallas Cowboys CB Sterling Moore (groin) is not participating in practice Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Cowboys | No practice for Tony Romo

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:25:41 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo (back) is not participating in practice Wednesday, Aug. 20.

FANTASY TIP: This is nothing to be concerned with, as the team continues to limit Romo's practice time as he comes off back surgery.

Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul not worried about preseason performance

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:02:36 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul said he is not concerned with not having a sack in three preseason games. "It's not important at all," Pierre-Paul said. "We only get 25 snaps, that's not a realistic number for me to play. ... You don't get a feel of what the offensive tackle's doing or the inside rusher. I'm not worried about sacks in the preseason. Wait a couple weeks and we'll see."

49ers | Not interested in trading Alex Boone

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:01:16 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers are not interested in trading OT Alex Boone, even though teams have inquired about him.

Cardinals | Sign Ryan McBean

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:48:20 -0700

The Arizona Cardinals signed DT Ryan McBean (Ravens) Wednesday, Aug. 20. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Packers | Colt Lyerla placed on IR

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:37:30 -0700

The Green Bay Packers placed TE Colt Lyerla (knee) on the Reserve/Injured list Wednesday, Aug. 20.

NFL | Four clear waivers

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:31:53 -0700

Free-agent WR Kevin Elliott (Bills), LS Chad Rempel (Bears), QB Pat Devlin (Dolphins) and DT Jibreel Black (Buccaneers) all cleared waivers Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Bengals | Vontaze Burfict agrees to extension

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:24:17 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict agreed to a multi-year contract extension Wednesday, Aug. 20. Terms of the new deal were not disclosed.

Redskins | Claim Tress Way off waivers

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:20:11 -0700

The Washington Redskins claimed P Tress Way off waivers from the Chicago Bears Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Redskins | Blake Clingan waived

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:16:36 -0700

The Washington Redskins placed P Blake Clingan on no-recall waivers Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Raiders | Waive Jeremy Deering

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:13:02 -0700

The Oakland Raiders placed DB Jeremy Deering (undisclosed) on no-recall waivers with a waived/injured designation Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Cardinals | Sign Isaac Sopoaga

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:05:48 -0700

The Arizona Cardinals signed DT Isaac Sopoaga (Patriots) Wednesday, Aug. 20, per a league source. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

49ers | Frank Gore not thinking about extension

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:01:25 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB Frank Gore said he is playing for a Super Bowl in 2014 and is not thinking about a contract extension. "This year I'm playing for a Super Bowl. I'm not even thinking about an extension," Gore said.

Tigers | Buck Farmer to be recalled

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:57:43 -0700

The Detroit Tigers will recall SP Buck Farmer from Triple-A Toledo in order to him to start one of the games of a doubleheader Saturday, Aug. 23.

Buccaneers | Claim Edwan Coughman

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:54:22 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers claimed OT Edwan Coughman off waivers from the Buffalo Bills Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Pirates | Neil Walker not in lineup

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:51:53 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates 2B Neil Walker (back) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 20, because he is getting a day off to rest his back.

FANTASY TIP: Walker is playing through the back injury, but likely will be getting more days off to allow the back to rest. Owners will need to check the lineup each day until he is completely recovered from the injury.

Giants | Buster Posey sitting out

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:48:19 -0700

San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 20.

FANTASY TIP: Posey is probably receiving a day off and should be back in the starting lineup for the next game. Owners in daily leagues should take Posey out of their lineups.

Broncos | Jordan Norwood suffers torn ACL

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:44:37 -0700

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos WR Jordan Norwood (knee) suffered a torn acute cruciate ligament in practice Wednesday, Aug. 20.