NFL news, rumors and injuries
NFL | Tim Tebow still working out
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:39:44 -0700
Free-agent QB Tim Tebow (Patriots) is still working out, hoping for another shot at signing with an NFL team. "I feel great," Tebow said. "I feel the strongest, healthiest, throwing the best I ever have. I'm just really excited about the improvement."
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NFL | Darius Lipford draws interest
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:27:59 -0700
Undrafted free-agent LB Darius Lipford (North Carolina) has three other potential suitors who are interested in working out the linebacker. The San Francisco 49ers worked out Lipford last week.
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NFL | Phillip Hunt to work out soon
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:05:14 -0700
Former Philadelphia Eagles DE Phillip Hunt (knee) has recovered from anterior cruciate ligament surgery and should begin workouts with teams in the near future.
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NFL | To reevaluate draft grades
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:07:41 -0700
In order to stem the tide of players declaring for the draft who clearly are not ready for the pro ranks, the NFL will take another look at evaluation grades. The league is considering giving three grades to potential prospects, either first round, second round or neither. Colleges would also be restricted to five evaluation requests for players unless a school had a big amount of prospects.
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NFL | Adam Carriker cleared
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:03:30 -0700
Free-agent DT Adam Carriker (quadriceps) has recovered from his quadriceps injury and has been cleared to practice.
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NFL | Commissioner talks London team possibility
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:19:18 -0700
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said a team in London could happen as soon as five to ten years from now. Goodell said having a team overseas depends on if there is continued growth and how fast that growth is.
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NFL | Former players sue union
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:08:08 -0700
Former NFL players Christian Ballard and Gregory Westbrooks filed a lawsuit Thursday, July 17 against the NFL Players Association for allegedly withholding information from players about the risks of head injuries.
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NFL | Field narrowed to two cities for 2015 NFL Draft
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:05:08 -0700
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday, July 17, that the National Football League has narrowed the field for the 2015 NFL Draft host cities to Chicago and Los Angeles.
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NFL | Jermichael Finley to meet with doctor
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:07:32 -0700
Free-agent TE Jermichael Finley (neck) is scheduled to meet with doctors Thursday, July 17, to review MRI's and discuss the next step in the process. There is nothing imminent between Finley and the Green Bay Packers.
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NFL | Mike Holmgren not ruling out return
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:24:22 -0700
Retired head coach Mike Holmgren is not ruling out a return to coaching, depending on the situation. He said he would have to talk to his wife if a team had interest in him.
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NFL | Cedric Ogbuehi given incentive to return to college
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:18:34 -0700
Texas A&M OT Cedric Ogbuehi could have been a first-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, but the school paid for an insurance policy for him if he were to suffer a career-ending injury. This is legal under NCAA rules.
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NFL | Titus Young pleads not guilty
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:42:55 -0700
Free-agent WR Titus Young (Lions) pleaded not guilty to one felony count and four misdemeanor counts in court Monday, July 14. His next court appearance will take place Thursday, July 24 as a preliminary hearing. Young was arrested Wednesday, July 9 and charged with one count of battery with serious bodily injury, one felony count and four counts of battery on school, park or hospital property.
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NFL | Mike Shanahan nearly joined television booth
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:09:55 -0700
Former Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan nearly joined Fox Sports as a color commentator for the 2014 season.
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NFL | Titus Young arrested on felony charge
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:56:53 -0700
Free-agent WR Titus Young (Lions) was arrested Wednesday, July 9, on the felony charge of battery with serious bodily injury and is in custody in the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in Los Angeles, according to an L.A. district attorney's office spokesperson and the L.A. sheriff's department's website.
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NFL | Aaron Hernandez case update
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:50:47 -0700
Free-agent TE Aaron Hernandez's (Patriots) lawyers' request to suppress surveillance taken from the former player's home in Massachusetts has been denied. The judge hearing the case, E. Susan Garsh, said there was no doubt the surveillance video was related to the criminal activity under investigation.
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