Questions surrounding Bell's status began Thursday when he missed practice. On Friday, the illness forced Bell to be sent home early, resulting in a second straight missed practice.
Week 7 Monday inactives: Chicago Bears at Los Angeles Rams
The official inactive players for tonight's Chicago Bears at Los Angeles Rams game.
Cowboys making DE Everson Griffen available via trade
With Dallas sitting at 2-5 and no clear signs of improvement ahead, the Cowboys have made it known Griffen is available via trade, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday, per a source informed of the situation.
Cardinals RB Kenyan Drake (ankle) expected to miss a few weeks
Arizona running back Kenyan Drake suffered a high-ankle sprain in Arizona's Sunday night victory over the Seahawks and is expected to miss a few weeks, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Stephen Jones knows Cowboys have 'got the right head guy' in Mike McCarthy
Dallas lost in ugly fashion once again Sunday, meaning the Jones family was going to be asked about its opinion of its still-new coaching staff. The question arrived Monday to Stephen Jones, who remained firm in his belief in Mike McCarthy.
Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey a long shot to return Thursday vs. Falcons
For Christian McCaffrey to return in Week 8, the RB will have to convince the Panthers' coaches he can give it a go. Ian Rapoport reports CMC is considered a long shot to play Thursday vs. the Falcons. Still, the Panthers haven't ruled him out.
Cam Newton on benching: 'It's going to be a permanent change' if I don't improve
Patriots quarterback Cam Newton knows that if he doesn't improve after getting benched in a disappointing loss to the Niners, it will become a permanent change.
Ron Rivera completes last round of cancer treatment
Washington Football Team coach Ron Rivera is celebrating after completing his last round of cancer treatment.
Browns WR Odell Beckham out for season with torn ACL
The Browns expected bad news regarding Odell Beckham's knee and they got it Monday. OBJ suffered a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the season, Ian Rapoport and Kim Jones report.
Jimmy G calls handing Belichick his worst home loss as Patriots coach a 'cool week'
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo said it was a cool week to be able to go to his former team and hand Bill Belichick his worst home loss as a Patriots coach.
Washington LB Jon Bostic unlikely to be suspended for hit on Andy Dalton
Washington linebacker Jon Bostic, who knocked Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton out of the game with a nasty head shot, is unlikely to be suspended for his actions but will be fined, Ian Rapoport reported.
Monday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 8
An MRI for Cardinals RB Kenyan Drake revealed a high-ankle sprain that is expected to sideline him a few weeks, Ian Rapoport reports. Here are more injuries and roster moves we're tracking on Monday.