Both injuries serve as a potentially fatal blow for the league's second-worst run defense. Dansby was enjoying a Pro Bowl-caliber season while Sheard -- one of our summertime "Making the Leap" candidates -- had bloomed into an effective run-stopper with promising pass-rushing skills.
Ron Rivera 'not worried' about Wentz after woeful game vs. Eagles: 'Carson's going to bounce back'
Commanders quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a brutal outing in Sunday's loss to Philadelphia, but head coach Ron Rivera says he isn't concerned.
Jaguars head coach Doug Pederson 'looking forward' to Philadelphia return: 'I understand that city'
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Pederson said Monday he's looking forward to his return to Philadelphia – no matter the reaction he receives.
Former Vikings, Colts CB Xavier Rhodes signing with Bills
With a defensive backfield depleted by injuries, the Bills are signing three-time Pro Bowl cornerback Xavier Rhodes, NFL Network Insider Mike Garafolo reported.
Browns DE Myles Garrett suffered shoulder, biceps strains in crash; status for Week 4 uncertain
Cleveland Browns three-time Pro Bowl defensive end Myles Garrett sustained shoulder and biceps strains along with multiple lacerations in a one-car crash Monday, the team announced Tuesday.
Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa (back) planning to play Thursday vs. Bengals
Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa said he's preparing to play the Bengals despite dealing with a back injury that hampered him in the Dolphins' victory over Buffalo on Sunday.
Giants WR Sterling Shepard suffered torn ACL vs. Cowboys
Giants WR Sterling Shepard suffered a torn ACL and will miss the rest of the 2022 season, head coach Brian Daboll announced Tuesday.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Tuesday, Sept. 27
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Tom Brady: Bucs practicing in Miami due to Hurricane Ian is no excuse when preparing for Chiefs
Bucs QB Tom Brady won't allow the Bucs to use the jostled schedule as a reason to be ill-prepared to take on Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs this Sunday night.
Mike McCarthy on backup QB Cooper Rush leading Cowboys to back-to-back wins: 'He doesn't get rattled'
The Cowboys have won two straight games with QB Cooper Rush, who has helped keep the team afloat in the early portion of the 2022 season following Dak Precott's thumb injury.
Giants WR Kenny Golladay 'beating myself up' over fourth-quarter drop vs. Cowboys
Giants WR Kenny Golladay, who is the subject of trade rumors in New York, dropped a big third-down pass in the fourth quarter of Monday night's loss to the Cowboys.
Lions WR Amon-Ra St. Brown (ankle) not expected to have long-term injury after encouraging test results
NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reported Tuesday morning that St. Brown underwent tests Monday on the ankle injury, and the results were encouraging overall, per sources informed of the situation.
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