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49ers | Aldon Smith not practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:34:35 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Aldon Smith is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30, as he attends a hearing at the Los Angeles City Attorney's office regarding an April arrest at the Los Angeles International Airport. No charges were filed in that incident.

Colts | T.Y. Hilton injury update

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:28:25 -0700

Updating a previous report, Indianapolis Colts WR T.Y. Hilton (finger) suffered a jammed finger during practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: There is no timetable for Hilton, but it does not appear like this injury will affect his status for the regular season. He should be considered a No. 3 wide receiver in upcoming fantasy drafts.

Patriots | Dan Connolly works with starters

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:27:15 -0700

New England Patriots OG Dan Connolly worked at center with the first-team offense during practice Wednesday, July 30, because C Bryan Stork (leg) did not participate in practice.

Vikings | Robert Blanton not practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:19:10 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Robert Blanton (undisclosed) is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

Dolphins | Billy Turner sees time with starters

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:16:44 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Billy Turner received some snaps at right guard with the first-team offense during practice Wednesday, July 30.

Bills | Fred Jackson contract update

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:16:09 -0700

Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson signed a one-year contract extension worth $2.6 million, according to a source. Jackson could earn an additional $1 million in incentives.

Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:15:55 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson (foot) is participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: Patterson continues to make progress coming back from the foot issue. As long as there are no setbacks, Patterson should be ready to go and should be drafted as a WR2.

Bills | Fred Jackson receives extension

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:05:21 -0700

The Buffalo Bills have signed RB Fred Jackson to a one-year contract extension. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Redskins | Pierre Garcon limited in practice

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:58:21 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon (hamstring) was limited in practice Wednesday, July 30. Garcon participated in individual drills, but not team drills.

FANTASY TIP: The team continues to be cautious with Garcon. The hamstring issue appears to be minor and Garcon should be ready to go for the regular season.

Colts | T.Y. Hilton suffers hand injury

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:51:54 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR T.Y. Hilton (hand) suffered an injury to his hand in practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: Hopefully this is just a minor injury for Hilton. Check back when there is more information on the severity.

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Steelers | C.J. Goodwin sits

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:46:31 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR C.J. Goodwin (shoulder) is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

Steelers | Rob Blanchflower in walking boot

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:42:31 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TE Rob Blanchflower (undisclosed) is in a walking boot Wednesday, July 30.

Cowboys | Tomo Romo expected to practice

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:35:51 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo (back) is scheduled to practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: Romo continues to progress in his recovery from back issues. The team may be cautious with his recovery, but everything appears to be on schedule for Romo to be ready to start the regular season.

Seahawks | Jesse Williams injury update

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:31:52 -0700

Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks DT Jesse Williams (leg) was carted off with a leg injury Wednesday, July 30.

Cowboys | Demarcus Lawrence to have surgery

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:16:52 -0700

Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys DE Demarcus Lawrence (foot) will undergo surgery for a broken foot Thursday, July 31, according to head coach Jason Garrett.

Bengals | Domata Peko not practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:10:24 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals DT Domata Peko is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30, as he gets a day off.

Bengals | Dre Kirkpatrick sits

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:10:01 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals CB Dre Kirkpatrick (hamstring) is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

Bengals | Andre Smith not practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:03:52 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals OT Andre Smith (undisclosed) is not participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

49ers | Expect LaMichael James to be ready for Week 1

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:47:56 -0700

San Francisco 49ers RB LaMichael James (elbow) will wear a brace on his dislocated elbow and should be ready for the start of the regular season, according to head coach Jim Harbaugh.

Colts | Trent Richardson practicing

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:35:15 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson (undisclosed) is participating in practice Wednesday, July 30.

FANTASY TIP: The team could take their time with Richardson and limit what he does during practice for the next few days. Richardson probably is the leading candidate for the starting running back job and should be considered a risky No. 2 running back.

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