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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

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.

Bears | Sign one, waive one

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:55:24 -0700

The Chicago Bears signed free-agent OT Dennis Roland (Bengals) and waived OT Cody Booth with a no-recall designation Thursday, July 31.

Falcons | Dezmen Southward to miss a week

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:43:35 -0700

Atlanta Falcons FS Dezmen Southward (knee) will miss a week of practice due to a knee injury. Head coach Mike Smith said the injury is not serious.

Bills | Chris Williams leaves practice

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:27:30 -0700

Buffalo Bills OG Chris Williams (toe) left practice Thursday, July 31, with a toe injury.

Texans | Derek Newton progressing

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:19:59 -0700

Houston Texans OT Derek Newton has improved his pass protection techniques, assignments, pad level and fundamentals, according to offensive line coach Paul Dunn.

Colts | Reggie Wayne feeling good

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:02:38 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Reggie Wayne (knee) said he hasn't had any problems so far with his surgically repaired right knee.

FANTASY TIP: The Colts' have a crowded wide receiver corps this year, including T.Y. Hilton and Hakeem Nicks. With Wayne coming off a serious injury and the plethora of mouths to feed in Indianapolis, it's best to draft him as a WR4 for now.

Chargers | Donald Brown returns kicks

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:55:54 -0700

San Diego Chargers RB Donald Brown returned kicks in practice Thursday, July 31.

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Chargers | Vincent Brown wears boot

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:53:21 -0700

San Diego Chargers WR Vincent Brown (calf) wore a protective boot Thursday, July 31, after sitting out the team's last five practices.

Chargers | Jason Verrett sits

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:50:09 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Jason Verrett (shoulder) did not participate in team drills Thursday, July 31.

Broncos | Ronnie Hillman praised

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:38:47 -0700

Denver Broncos RB Ronnie Hillman has been unbelievable this offseason, according to running backs coach Eric Studesville. Studesville said Hillman is starting to maximize his potential and it's been exciting to witness.

FANTASY TIP: Hillman could easily be the Broncos' third option at running back behind Montee Ball and C.J. Anderson this season. Unless one of the two is injured, he's not draftable in any scoring format.

Redskins | Courtney Bridget placed on IR

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:21:47 -0700

Washington Redskins CB Courtney Bridget (shoulder) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Thursday, July 31.

Falcons | Desmond Trufant, Robert Alford progressing

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:19:22 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CBs Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford are way ahead of where they were last year, according to defensive backs coach Joe Danna. Danna said the experience they gained last season is paying dividends this offseason.

Seahawks | Steve Maneri works out

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:15:48 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks worked out free-agent TE Steve Maneri (Buccaneers) Thursday, July 31, following the placement of TE Anthony McCoy (Achilles') on the Reserve/Injured list.

Texans | Two activated

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:49:46 -0700

Houston Texans RB Jonathan Grimes (undisclosed) and LB Trevardo Williams (undisclosed) have been activated from the Non-Football Injury list and Physically Unable to Perform list, respectively.

Steelers | Eric Waters hurt

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:43:24 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers TE Eric Waters (back) injured his lower back Thursday, July 31, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

Rams | Ethan Westbrooks removed from NFI

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:39:38 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Ethan Westbrooks (undisclosed) passed his physical and was removed from the Non-Football Injury list Thursday, July 31.

Seahawks | Marshawn Lynch arrives in Seattle

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:21:30 -0700

Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch arrived in Seattle Thursday, July 31, according to a source. Lynch officially ended his holdout from training camp.

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