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Fantasy Football NFL Depth Charts
1 hour ago   FFToolbox
These are fantasy specific depth charts and may not always match the “official” NFL team depth charts.

Buccaneers WR Kenny Bell placed on I.R
1 hour ago   FFToolbox
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Kenny Bell has been placed on injured reserve with a severe hamstring injury. This means the muscle was more than likely torn completely off the bone. The promising. […]

Chiefs HC Andy Reid says WR Chris Conley is ‘probably our best post route runner’
49 mins ago   FFToolbox
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Chris Conley garnered high praise from his head coach Andy Reid. Reid said the rookie was already the team’s best post route runner. “He’s probably our best post route. […]

Seahawks waive/injured RB Robert Turbin
30 mins ago   FFToolbox
Seattle Seahawks running back Robert Turbin has been waived/injured. It will be very interesting to see if anyone claims him. Head coach Pete Carroll recently spoke about how this was a serious high-a. […]

Seahawks sign free-agent RB Fred Jackson
10 mins ago   FFToolbox
The Seattle Seahawks have signed free-agent running back Fred Jackson to a one-year contract. He is expected to immediately step in and be the RB2 behind Marshawn Lynch. Robert Turbin is out indefinit. […]

Bills RB Karlos Williams will ‘most definitely’ be ready for Week 1
5 mins ago   FFToolbox
Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams has no doubts that he will be ready for Week 1. He’s not sure what his role will be, but he knows he’ll be out there. “Most definitely, most definitely,” Wil. […]

Giants WR Victor Cruz does not have a timetable for a return to practice
26 mins ago   FFToolbox
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz recovered from his catastrophic knee injury, now he’s dealing with a calf injury. He is considered very doubtful for Week 1. His head coach Tom Coughlin says. […]

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3 hours ago   ProFootballFocus.com – Mike Clay
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Daily Fantasy Playbook 2015: Defense/Special Teams Strategy
3 hours ago   Fantasy Articles & Info – Chris Raybon
Every position matters in fantasy football. The amount of points your defense/special teams scores could be the difference between winning the Milli-Maker or sitting alone listening to Lil’ Wayne’. […]

Blount is still the Patriots’ lead back
4 hours ago   ProFootballFocus.com – Dan Schneier
Dan Schneier recaps the best fantasy football nuggets from Mike Clay’s interview with New England Patriots beat reporter Erik Scalavino.

Cardinals acquire QB Matt Barkley from Eagles
5 hours ago   FFToolbox
The Arizona Cardinals have acquired quarterback Matt Barkley from the Philadelphia Eagles for a conditional sixth-round pick. If Barkley is on the roster for six games, the Eagles get the pick. This i. […]

Seahawks waive/injured RB Robert Turbin – Robert Turbin | SEA
5 hours ago   Rotoworld
Seahawks waived/injured RB Robert Turbin.

Colts RB Boom Herron says ‘I’m good’
5 hours ago   FFToolbox
Indianapolis Colts running back Boom Herron left last night’s game with a shoulder injury and was spotted with his shoulder in a sling following the game. However, Herron claims he’s okay. He tweeted. […]

Seahawks shopping RB Christine Michael – Christine Michael | SEA
5 hours ago   Rotoworld
CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reported the Seahawks are shopping RB Christine Michael.

During Chris Petersen’s tenure at Boise State he was known for getting his teams to beat other teams that were — on paper — better than his own. He did almost that on Friday when he returned to Boise State with his own Washington Huskies. The Br
5 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
During Chris Petersen’s tenure at Boise State he was known for getting his teams to beat other teams that were — on paper — better than his own. He did almost that on Friday when he returned to Bois. […]

Fantasy Outlook: Offensive Line Play
6 hours ago   FantasyPros – Justin Dade
One of the things that often gets overlooked in fantasy football is how players on a roster affect one another. We often think about how elite quarterback play can help a wide receiver, but what abou. […]

Christian Ponder beaten out by Matt McGloin – Christian Ponder | FA
6 hours ago   Rotoworld
Raiders will release QB Christian Ponder.

Bills RB Karlos Williams participated in individual drills Friday
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams participated in individual drills today for the first time since undergoing an undisclosed procedure, which was cause by an undisclosed illness. Rex Ryan mut. […]

Texans QB Tom Savage to miss 4-6 weeks
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Houston Texans quarterback Tom Savage left last night’s game with a shoulder injury. The fear was he could have a broken collar bone or a separated shoulder. The good news is it’s a sprain. The bad ne. […]

Breaking Down a Dynasty Draft
6 hours ago   FantasyPros – Michael Castiglione
For many fantasy players accustomed to redraft formats, the thought of joining a dynasty league can be daunting. And for those first-time dynasty leaguers now entering their second season, preparing f. […]

DraftKings CFB plays – Week 1
6 hours ago   ProFootballFocus.com – Wes Huber
Make no mistake about it, we will see some surprises on Saturday that cannot be predicted and cannot be explained by previous performance. We already saw Florida International defeat Central Florida. […]

1. Chris Davis, Baltimore Orioles. Davis slugged two home runs for the second game in a row — and sixth time this season — as the Orioles pounded the Blue Jays 10-2. Davis became the first player to reach 40 home runs in 2015, and his monster secon
6 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
1. Chris Davis, Baltimore Orioles. Davis slugged two home runs for the second game in a row — and sixth time this season — as the Orioles pounded the Blue Jays 10-2. Davis became the first player to. […]

Bills RB LeSean McCoy participated in individual drills Friday
6 hours ago   FFToolbox
Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy returned to doing individual drills today. He’s still not a full go but this is a step in the right direction. Head coach Rex Ryan continues to state that he’s. […]

BOSTON — With the 2015 season dwindling away for the Boston Red Sox, everyone is being evaluated for 2016 and beyond. A complete restructuring throughout the organization seems to be underway, and no one will be exempt from the harsh reality of m
6 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
BOSTON — With the 2015 season dwindling away for the Boston Red Sox, everyone is being evaluated for 2016 and beyond. A complete restructuring throughout the organization seems to be underway, and no. […]

Fred Jackson: Joins Seahawks
7 hours ago   RotoWire
Fred Jackson: Jackson has signed a one-year deal with the Seahawks, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.

It’s reasonable to say that Pittsburgh Pirates J.A. Happ has been one of the better trade-deadline acquisitions this season. The deal that sent Happ from the Mariners to the Pirates didn’t get much publicity on July 31, as it was far from the bigg
7 hours ago   ESPN Feed: – blog
It’s reasonable to say that Pittsburgh Pirates J.A. Happ has been one of the better trade-deadline acquisitions this season. The deal that sent Happ from the Mariners to the Pirates didn’t get much pu. […]

Karlos Williams: (Undisclosed) Expects To Play In Week 1
7 hours ago   RotoWire
Karlos Williams: Williams indicated after returning to practice Friday that he “most definitely” expects to be ready to play in Week 1, the Buffalo News reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis o. […]

Draft Prep: 12-team PPR Mock Draft
7 hours ago   Fantasy Football : CBSSports.com Fantasy Sports
The best for last? Jamey Eisenberg says this 12-team PPR mock draft is just that, although he’s not sure about Antonio Brown at No. 4 overall.

Colts acquire LB Sio Moore for 6th-round pick – Sio Moore | IND
7 hours ago   Rotoworld
Colts acquired LB Sio Moore from the Raiders in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick in 2016.

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Fan with 'Rodgers' tumor to be Bears' guest
2 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Fan with 'Rodgers' tumor to be Bears' guest

Chargers | Austin Pettis cut loose
4 hours ago   Footballguys
San Diego Chargers WR Austin Pettis was released Friday, Sept. 4, according to a source.

Seahawks | Robert Turbin to be waived
4 hours ago   Footballguys
Seattle Seahawks RB Robert Turbin (ankle) will be waived with an injury designation, a source said Friday, Sept. 4.

Reports: Seahawks trying to trade Christine Michael; Robert Turbin to be waived/injured
4 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Curtis Crabtree
The running back group for the Seattle Seahawks  appears to be undergoing a serious overhaul. Marshawn Lynch is firmly set as the team’s starter, but the players behind him on the depth chart seem. […]

Brady on Deflategate ordeal: 'We have all lost'
4 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Brady on Deflategate ordeal: 'We have all lost'

Source: Ponder expected among Raiders' cuts
4 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Source: Ponder expected among Raiders' cuts

Tom Brady issues statement, is grateful to be playing
5 hours ago   NFL.com – NFL.com
A day after his four-game NFL suspension was nullified by a judge, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady issued a statement, saying the controversy has not been good for the sport.

Seahawks waive/injured RB Robert Turbin – Robert Turbin | SEA
5 hours ago   Rotoworld
Seahawks waived/injured RB Robert Turbin.

Tom Brady: “I am sorry our league had to endure this”
5 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Michael David Smith
In his first public comments since winning the legal battle to overturn his Deflategate suspension, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady expressed some regret. Brady released a statement saying he’s sorry. […]

Cowboys | Gus Johnson cut by Dallas
5 hours ago   Footballguys
Dallas Cowboys RB Gus Johnson was released Friday, Sept. 4, according to a source.

Seahawks shopping RB Christine Michael – Christine Michael | SEA
5 hours ago   Rotoworld
CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reported the Seahawks are shopping RB Christine Michael.

Raiders | Cody Fajardo to practice squad?
5 hours ago   Footballguys
Free-agent QB Cody Fajardo (Raiders) could be signed to the Oakland Raiders’ practice squad Sunday, Sept. 6.

Colts acquire LB Moore from Raiders for low pick
5 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Colts acquire LB Moore from Raiders for low pick

Seahawks | Christine Michael on the block
5 hours ago   Footballguys
Seattle Seahawks RB Christine Michael is being mentioned in trade talks.

Christian Ponder beaten out by Matt McGloin – Christian Ponder | FA
6 hours ago   Rotoworld
Raiders will release QB Christian Ponder.

Eagles | Kenjon Barner staying put?
6 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Philadelphia Eagles RB Kenjon Barner …

Chargers | Austin Pettis cut loose
6 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
San Diego Chargers WR Austin …

Why Cardinals coach Bruce Arians wore black on Friday
6 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Why Cardinals coach Bruce Arians wore black on Friday

Seahawks | Robert Turbin to be waived
6 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Seattle Seahawks RB Robert Turbin …

Titans | Zach Boren released
6 hours ago   Footballguys
Tennessee Titans FB Zach Boren was released Friday, Sept. 4.

Bills | Karlos Williams believes he will play
7 hours ago   Footballguys
Buffalo Bills RB Karlos Williams (undisclosed) said he believes he will be able to play in Week 1 after missing time in the preseason because of an undisclosed procedure. Williams believes he will pla. […]

Source: Seattle, RB Jackson agree to 1-year deal
7 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Source: Seattle, RB Jackson agree to 1-year deal

Raiders trade LB Sio Moore to Colts
7 hours ago   ProFootballTalk – Zac Jackson
The Colts are trading a late-round draft pick to the Raiders for linebacker Sio Moore, both teams announced Friday night. Moore, a third-round pick in 2013, started 22 games in two seasons with the Ra. […]

Raiders | Oakland trades Sio Moore
7 hours ago   Footballguys
Oakland Raiders LB Sio Moore was traded to the Indianapolis Colts Friday, Sept. 4, in exchange for a late-round pick in 2016.

Colts acquire LB Sio Moore for 6th-round pick – Sio Moore | IND
7 hours ago   Rotoworld
Colts acquired LB Sio Moore from the Raiders in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick in 2016.

Colts | Indianapolis acquires Sio Moore
7 hours ago   Footballguys
Oakland Raiders LB Sio Moore was acquired by the Indianapolis Colts Friday, Sept. 4, in exchange for a late-round pick in 2016. Footballguys View: Moore can play inside linebacker, outside linebacker. […]

Cowboys | Gus Johnson cut by Dallas
7 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Dallas Cowboys RB Gus Johnson …

Raiders | Cody Fajardo to practice squad?
7 hours ago   TOP 150 NFL NEWS
Free-agent QB Cody Fajardo (Raiders) …

Welter accepts Mayweather invite to attend fight
7 hours ago   ESPN.com – NFL
Welter accepts Mayweather invite to attend fight

Browns | Coach looking for more from Terrance West
7 hours ago   Footballguys
Cleveland Browns RB Terrance West needs to be more consistent on the field this season, according to head coach Mike Pettine. Footballguys View: This is an echo of what we heard on multiple occasions. […]

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Tom Brady Says He’s Sorry NFL Had to ‘Endure’ Deflategate Scandal
2 hours ago   NYT > Pro Football – REUTERS
Star quarterback Tom Brady made his first public comments on Friday since a federal judge threw out his “Deflategate” suspension, saying he was eager to start the National Football League’s 2015 seaso. […]

Pats Coach Belichick on Having Brady Back: ‘He Never Left’
4 hours ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Like every game, Patriots coach Bill Belichick says he’s focused on his next opponent. But he doesn’t feel as if he’s got a new edge with star quarterback Tom Brady able to play in the regular0season. […]

N.F.L. Roundup: Giants Cut Weatherford, One of the Last of Their Super Bowl Winners
4 hours ago   NYT > Pro Football – BILL PENNINGTON
The Giants replaced Steve Weatherford with Brad Wing, whom they acquired in a trade with the Steelers.

Judge’s NFL Bashing Skips Judgment of Brady in ‘Deflategate’
4 hours ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
A judge’s ruling freeing New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to play football erased his four-game suspension but failed to address the root question of the “Deflategate” scandal: What did Brad. […]

Tom Brady issues statement: ‘To a large degree, we have all lost’
5 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Tom Brady has said almost nothing publicly since Ted Wells’ deflate-gate report was released, unless you count his words from an NFL appeal transcript. [Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football: Sign up and joi. […]

Eagles Clear Spot for Tebow, Trading Barkley to Cardinals
8 hours ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Tim Tebow made Matt Barkley expendable.

Owners to Revisit Goodell’s Role in Discipline Process: Report
11 hours ago   NYT > Pro Football – REUTERS
National Football League team owners are planning to re-evaluate Commissioner Roger Goodell’s role in player discipline after his “Deflategate” ruling was overturned by a federal judge, according to a. […]

Tebow Time? Eagles trade third QB Matt Barkley to Cardinals
11 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
One question, as we pondered if quarterback Tim Tebow would make the Philadelphia Eagles, was how he would make the team being stuck behind No. 3 quarterback Matt Barkley? That hurdle has been cleare. […]

Darnell Dockett, IK Enemkpali among the early NFL cuts
11 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
With the preseason over, each team needs to cut down to 53 players by Saturday afternoon, but many teams started the process Friday. Among the notable names who were reportedly cut on Friday include S. […]

Could NFL owners change Roger Goodell’s discipline role for players?
12 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Eric Edholm
In the wake of the NFL’s big loss in court to Tom Brady, some NFL owners might be open to a change in commissioner Roger Goodell’s role in handling player discipline. According to the Washington Post,. […]

Inside The Huddle
16 hours ago   ESPN/Scouts Inc – Matt Williamson
John Clayton speaks with Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas, Jets CB Darrelle Revis and ESPN’s Matt Williamson, Field Yates and Lester Munson.

Redskins’ week of online futility continues with RG3 swipe, fan disregard
16 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Jay Busbee
What a week to be a Washington Redskins fan! You’ve got the onetime-franchise-savior-turned-benched-QB disrespecting the owner on Instagram! You’ve got the wife of the general manager making lurid al. […]

Mike McCarthy said Packers plan to ‘kick Chicago’s … ‘ well, you know
16 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Eric Edholm
Rivalries have a way of making people say bold things. Even the decidedly un-bold Mike McCarthy. [Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football: Sign up and join a league today!] At the Green Bay Packers’ annual Welc. […]

DeflateGate Resolution
16 hours ago   ESPN/Scouts Inc – Matt Williamson
Robert Flores and Matt Williamson talk with Patriots NFL Nation reporter Mike Reiss about the DeflateGate resolution. Plus, a look at all of the offse…

Fired Dolphins trainer from bullying scandal also has issue with Ted Wells
17 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
Despite angry teleconferences in which he argued vehemently otherwise, as deflate-gate went on it became clear that Ted Wells was far from the independent investigator the NFL wanted everyone to beli. […]

Falcons owner Arthur Blank open to limiting Roger Goodell’s power in CBA
18 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Ben Rohrbach
As we learned from Kent Babb’s profile of Roger Goodell on Thursday, there has reportedly been “universal support” from NFL owners for the commissioner — including New England Patriots czar Robert. […]

Fans injured by falling bolt at Colts’ Lucas Oil Stadium
19 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Jay Busbee
Three fans were injured when a bolt fell from the ceiling of Indianapolis’s Lucas Oil Stadium during Thursday night’s preseason game between the Colts and the Cincinnati Bengals. Just before halftime,. […]

Patriots planned to unveil Tom Brady banner if QB remained suspended
19 hours ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Ben Rohrbach
While it’s an exercise in futility now, the New England Patriots apparently had big plans for Thursday’s opening night festivities had quarterback Tom Brady remained suspended by the NFL for Week 1.. […]

Ellington Has 70-Yard Touchdown Catch, 49ers Beat Chargers
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Colin Kaepernick donned a red cap and sneakers, offered a quick side hug to third-string quarterback Dylan Thompson, then took his spot on the sideline for the San Francisco 49ers’ 14-12 win against S. […]

Lockett’s Early TD Sends Seattle to 31-21 Win Over Oakland
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
If there was such an award, Seattle Seahawks rookie Tyler Lockett would be the clear MVP of the preseason.

Brady Sits Out After Court Victory, Giants Top Patriots 12-9
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
A battle of reserves to end the preseason was fittingly decided by a backup kicker.

Brady Sits Out After Court Victory, Giants Top Patriots 12-9
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
A battle of reserves to end the preseason was fittingly decided by a backup kicker.

Texans’ Mallett Forced Into 21-14 Preseason Loss to Cowboys
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Backup Houston quarterback Ryan Mallett was forced into the game unexpectedly when third-stringer Tom Savage went out with an apparent shoulder injury in the fourth quarter of the preseason finale.

Chiefs Beat Rams 24-17, Finish Preseason Unbeaten
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
The Kansas City Chiefs rested all of their regulars and still finished the preseason unbeaten.

Johnson Helps Cardinals Beat Broncos 22-20
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
One veteran running back shook off the rust, the other failed to shake up his roster Thursday night when the Arizona Cardinals beat the Denver Broncos 22-20.

Fales Throws for 2 TDs, Bears Beat Browns 24-0
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
David Fales made his case to be Chicago’s third-string quarterback, throwing two touchdown passes, and the Bears closed out the preseason with a 24-0 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Thursday nigh. […]

NFL Preseason Blitz: Kiko Alonso, another big Eagles addition, debuts
1 day ago   Yahoo – Shutdown Corner – Frank Schwab
The Philadelphia Eagles made a huge trade this offseason to acquire a big-name player coming off an ACL surgery. Oh, and then they traded for quarterback Sam Bradford, too. Don’t forget inside lineba. […]

Lions Beat Bills 17-10 in Preseason Finale
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
TJ Jones boosted his chances of staying in Detroit, turning a short pass into a 64-yard touchdown to help the Lions beat the Buffalo Bills 17-10 Thursday night.

N.F.L. Roundup: T. J. Ward, Broncos’ Pro Bowl Safety, Suspended for a Game
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Ward has been suspended for Denver’s opener against the Baltimore Ravens over a nightclub incident that happened more than 15 months ago.

NFL Capsules
1 day ago   NYT > Pro Football – THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
Chris Boswell kicked four field goals and the New York Giants finished off the preseason with a 12-9 victory Thursday over the New England Patriots, who had already won a much larger victory earlier i. […]