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Browns | No leader in QB competition

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:51:10 -0700

Cleveland Browns QB Brian Hoyer and QB Johnny Manziel remain in a close battle for the starting quarterback job, according to offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan. Shanahan said the competition has been "back and forth" and that he doesn't "think one is in front of the other."

Rams | Jake Long, others return to practice

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:38:38 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Jake Long (knee), C Scott Wells (undisclosed), CB Trumaine Johnson (undisclosed) and DE William Hayes (undisclosed) returned to practice Thursday, July 31.

Cowboys | Two miss practice

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:32:41 -0700

Dallas Cowboys CB Sterling Moore (groin) and OG Brian Clarke (groin) missed practice Thursday, July 31.

Cowboys | Two leave practice early

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:29:10 -0700

Dallas Cowboys WR Dwayne Harris (ankle) and DE Ben Bass (hamstring) left practice early Thursday, July 31.

Chargers | Jahleel Addae earns praise from Eric Weddle

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:24:12 -0700

San Diego Chargers FS Eric Weddle said he sees a lot of himself in SS Jahleel Addae. "Jahleel is having a great camp as well," Weddle said. "Sometimes he wants to make a play so badly. He's a lot like myself early on. He just needs to rein himself a little bit and let the plays come to him."

49ers | Jim Harbaugh contract talks on hold

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:17:10 -0700

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh met with team CEO Jed York Wednesday, July 30, and the two agreed to postpone any further contract talks until after the season, York said Thursday to host Jim Kozimor on Yahoo! SportsTalk Live.

Giants | Matt Duffy an option at 2B?

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:11:20 -0700

San Francisco Giants INF Matt Duffy was not in the lineup for Double-A Richmond Thursday, July 31. Duffy is not injured, and Alex Pavlovic of the San Jose Mercury News believes he could be joining the Giants.

Bills | Landon Cohen impresses in drills

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:58:18 -0700

Buffalo Bills DT Landon Cohen went 3-0 in one-on-one pass-rushing drills Thursday, July 31.

Bengals | Dre Kirkpatrick returns

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:57:27 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals CB Dre Kirkpatrick (hamstring) returned to practice Thursday, July 31. He had been sidelined since Saturday, July 26, with a hamstring issue.

Bills | Three see time at left guard

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:51:32 -0700

Buffalo Bills OG Cyril Richardson, OG Antoine McClain and OG Joe Unga all saw reps as the first-team left guard Thursday, July 31, after OG Chris Williams (toe) left with a toe injury.

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Marlins | Donnie Joseph DFA

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:30:15 -0700

Miami Marlins RP Donnie Joseph was designated for assignment Thursday, July 31.

Jets | Kerry Hyder earns praise from Rex Ryan

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:29:42 -0700

New York Jets DT Kerry Hyder has "popped out of nowhere" as one of the surprises of training camp, according to head coach Rex Ryan.

Bills | Donald Trump advances in bidding process

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:20:26 -0700

Donald Trump has been selected to advance to the next round of bidding to purchase the Buffalo Bills, according to Trump's attorney.

Packers | Kevin Dorsey making mark on special teams

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:13:46 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Kevin Dorsey lined up as a front-line blocker with the No. 1 kickoff return team Thursday, July 31, and returned kicks for the second unit.

Angels | Tyler Skaggs leaves early

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:54:37 -0700

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Tyler Skaggs (undisclosed) left in the fifth inning Thursday, July 31, after gesturing toward his forearm, according to Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports. He was working on a no-hitter at the time.

FANTASY TIP: The exact nature and severity of the injury remain to be seen. Stay tuned for updates.

Phillies | Cliff Lee reinjures elbow

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:51:07 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies SP Cliff Lee (elbow) left the game Thursday, July 31, with a left flexor pronator strain, according to the team. Lee was making his third start since returning from the 60-day disabled list for the same injury.

FANTASY TIP: Lee missed a little more than two months recovering from the injury the first time around, and if a similar timetable is needed with this occurrence, his season will essentially be over. It certainly looks bad for Lee, but don't cut him loose until a definitive recovery time is given.

Browns | Johnny Manziel to work with first-team soon

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:37:41 -0700

Cleveland Browns QB Johnny Manziel will receive reps with the first-team offense "sooner than later," according to offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan.

Seahawks | Marshawn Lynch won't have to be back bonus money

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:36:57 -0700

Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch won't have to pay back the $255,000 in signing bonus that the team could have gotten because he did not report to camp on time, according to Mike Garafolo of FoxSports.com.

Seahawks | Bump up Marshawn Lynch's base salary

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:26:09 -0700

Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch will make $6.5 million in base salary this season instead of $5 million, according to a league source. Lynch will now be guaranteed an additional $1 million that previously had to be earned by reaching incentives and will also be given $500,000 that he was due to earn next year.

Falcons | Pat Angerer out with head injury

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:17:38 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Pat Angerer (head) suffered a head injury during practice Tuesday, July 29, and has yet to be cleared through the NFL's concussion protocol.