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Diamondbacks | Mitch Haniger acquired

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:50:20 -0700

The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired OF Mitch Haniger from the Milwaukee Brewers. It is not known what the Brewers will receive in return.

Rays | David Price a goner?

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:44:56 -0700

Tampa Bay Rays SP David Price will definitely be traded, according to sources.

FANTASY TIP: Don't believe everything you see. Price has been speculated as the top trade target for months, but because of the Rays' recent push in the standings, talk has died down. A trade could happen right before the deadline, though, so stay tuned.

Athletics | Receiving calls on Jason Hammel

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:44:28 -0700

Oakland Athletics SP Jason Hammel is receiving plenty of calls from interested teams at the trade deadline, according to a source. The A's initially weren't planning on moving him.

Seahawks | Sign Ronald Johnson

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:43:38 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks signed WR Ronald Johnson (Eagles) Thursday, July 31. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Braves | Have been scouting two left-handed relievers

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:39:34 -0700

The Atlanta Braves have been scouting Boston Red Sox RP Andrew Miller and Chicago Cubs RP James Russell. The team is looking to add a left-handed relief pitcher.

Diamondbacks | Oliver Perez could be moved

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:38:48 -0700

The Arizona Diamondbacks have been receiving interest from teams interested in trading for RP Oliver Perez.

Seahawks | Anthony McCoy placed on IR

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:38:09 -0700

Seattle Seahawks TE Anthony McCoy (Achilles') was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Thursday, July 31.

Panthers | Frank Alexander will not appeal

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:34:14 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Frank Alexander said he will not appeal his four-game suspension, because he was guilty of violating the NFL's policy.

Jets | Calvin Pryor cleared for physical activity

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:27:16 -0700

New York Jets SS Calvin Pryor (concussion) has been cleared for physical activity after suffering a concussion. Pryor has not been cleared for contact.

Jaguars | Chad Henne not in danger

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:24:57 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Chad Henne is in no danger of losing his starting job at this point, according to head coach Gus Bradley. Henne has looked comfortable during practice and is performing well.

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Jaguars | OC happy with Blake Bortles

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:24:31 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blake Bortles worked on his development and has progressed faster than originally anticipated, according to offensive coordinator Judd Fisch. "I think that one of the things you always worry about is how does a guy handle something that he's never done before. He's had OTAs and minicamp and then now he's got four weeks to figure out what is he going to do. I thought he really prepared so he came back ahead of where I thought he was going to be," Fisch said.

49ers | Aldon Smith to meet with Roger Goodell

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:19:58 -0700

San Francisco 49ers LB Aldon Smith will meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell Friday, Aug. 8. Smith is facing a suspension for three felony gun charges and a DUI.

Giants | Talking Alex Rios

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:17:24 -0700

Texas Rangers OF Alex Rios is being discussed with the San Francisco Giants right now, according to a source.

Tigers | Close to deal for Andrew Miller

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:16:01 -0700

Updating a previous item, Boston Red Sox RP Andrew Miller is close to being traded to the Detroit Tigers, according to a source.

Cardinals | Receive Corey Littrell

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:15:06 -0700

Updating a previous report, the St. Louis Cardinals acquired P Corey Littrell from the Boston Red Sox as part of the trade involving SP John Lackey.

Eagles | Nolan Carroll exits

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:13:59 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles CB Nolan Carroll (undisclosed) left practice early Thursday, July 31.

Mariners | In on Asdrubal Cabrera?

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:11:23 -0700

Cleveland Indians SS Asdrubal Cabrera could land with the Seattle Mariners, who are considered a sleeper for his services.

Giants | Doctor hesitant to clear David Wilson

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:10:08 -0700

Doctors for New York Giants RB David Wilson (neck) are very hesitant to clear him to return to football after suffering a neck stinger in practice.

FANTASY TIP: Wilson was far more optimistic when he updated his status Wednesday. Check back on Monday when there is supposed to be more information on the prognosis for Wilson.

Cowboys | Tony Romo unsure of status for preseason opener

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:04:31 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo (back) said he is not sure if he will play in the team's preseason opener Thursday, Aug. 7. "You're constantly evaluating it and you're constantly, I don't want to say adjusting because you stick to the plan, but it's a progression," Romo said. "It's leading up to San Francisco [on Sept. 7 for the season opener]. I am going to play in the preseason, obviously. I think it's important. The first game, we'll talk about it as we move into the weekend."

FANTASY TIP: It would not be a surprise to see Romo sit out early in the preseason as he continues to work his way back to top form. The team has been very cautious to this point with their quarterback.

Tigers | Making push for Andrew Miller

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:03:42 -0700

Boston Red Sox RP Andrew Miller is attracting heavy interest from the Detroit Tigers, who are making a real push to acquire him, according to a source.