Savage was cut in order to help make room for safety Marcell Harris and linebacker Dekoda Watson, who were activated off injured reserve Thursday. With Savage out and Jimmy Garoppolo on injured reserve following a torn ACL, the 49ers have quarterbacks C.J. Beathard and Nick Mullens on their active roster.
Cardinals' Marquise Brown reflects on Ravens trade: 'I just felt like sometimes they really didn't need me'
Now with the Cardinals, Marquise Brown said Wednesday that he didn't have a personal issue with anyone in Baltimore but just wanted to play in a different offense.
Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy impressed by rookie RB Isiah Pacheco's work ethic
The hype surrounding Chiefs seventh-round running back Isiah Pacheco continues to build as we get closer to the regular season. On Wednesday, offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy continued to coo about the young runner's ability.
Lions RB D'Andre Swift believes he can generate 1,000-1,000 season
D'Andre Swift knows only three men before him have generated 1,000 yards rushing and 1,000 yards receiving in a single season. Despite the rarity of the feat, the Lions RB believes he can hit those marks in 2022.
RB Melvin Gordon: Broncos want Javonte Williams to be 'the guy'
Broncos running backs Melvin Gordon and Javonte Williams split carries evenly last season, but Gordon admitted on Wednesday that Denver might want Williams to be "the guy" in 2022.
Lions LB, 'Hard Knocks' favorite Malcolm Rodriguez taking first-team reps with defense
A day after getting plenty of air time on "Hard Knocks," rookie LB Malcolm Rodriguez got starting reps at Lions practice on Wednesday.
Packers' young receivers aim to respond to Aaron Rodgers' criticism
By multiple accounts, the Packers' young wide receivers took quarterback Aaron Rodgers' Tuesday remarks in stride on Wednesday.
Rams QB Matthew Stafford 'right on track' for season after dealing with elbow tendinitis
Rams QB Matthew Stafford (elbow) said he "felt good" the day following a team scrimmage where he participated in full, but wouldn't put a timetable on when or if the nagging injury will go away.
Panthers, Patriots frustrated by fights derailing joint practices for second straight day
Fights have peppered both sessions of the Panthers and Patriots joint practices, something which members of both teams said was unfortunate and limited the time spent actually practicing and working on football.
Bengals QB Joe Burrow ramping up activity in practice, looks to regain weight after appendectomy
Bengals QB Joe Burrow, who's partaking in 11-on-11 practice on Wednesday, discusses his ongoing recovery from the appendectomy he underwent almost three weeks ago.
Chuck Howley, Joe Klecko, Ken Riley senior finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2023
The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced on Wednesday that linebacker Chuck Howley, defensive lineman Joe Klecko and defensive back Ken Riley are the three senior finalists for the Class of 2023.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Wednesday, Aug. 17
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