Week 3 Cheat Sheet
Wondering what you need to know about Week 3, but don't have time to dig deep for the information? No worries, Cheat Sheet is here to help you out. Kevin Patra serves as your guide.
Injury report roundup: Ertz to return after bye
The Eagles won't get tight end Zach Ertz or cornerback Leodis McKelvin back in time for their game against the Pittsburgh Steelers this week, but they expect them back after the bye week.
Injuries: Jackson returns; Marshall sits out practice
DeSean Jackson is back. The Redskins wide receiver returned to practice Thursday after missing Wednesday's go-around with foot and ankle ailments. Who else is making progress?
Injuries: Matt Jones exits game with sprained AC joint
Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones injured his left shoulder during the first quarter in Friday's game against the New York Jets.
Darron Lee, N.Y. Jets' first-round pick, signs contract
Darron Lee is officially a New York Jet. After months of contract negotiations, the 20th-overall pick in the 2016 draft has signed his deal.
AFC East projected starters: Garoppolo fills in for Brady
The possibility of Tom Brady's suspension being reinstated will play a big role on who will be the Patriots starting quarterback. Gregg Rosenthal takes a look at the rest of the AFC East rosters.
Roster Reset: Can any team catch the Patriots?
It's difficult to build a compelling case -- barring a reinstatement of Brady's Deflategate suspension -- that this is the year the Pats finally falter. But can any other team win the AFC East?
Injury roundup: Bears' Alshon Jeffery has calf injury
Saints cornerback Brandon Browner was carted off to the locker room at the end of Baltimore's opening drive. Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery didn't play against the Dolphins after suffering a calf injury this week.
New York Jets training camp: Todd Bowles leads new-look team
Star receiver Brandon Marshall came to the New York Jets as part of an extreme offseason makeover. So, how are things going in Todd Bowles' first training camp? Albert Breer reports from Florham Park.
Erin Henderson grateful for arrests, hopes to return
Erin Henderson was cut by the Minnesota Vikings last season after his arrests on DUI and drug charges. After sobering up, the linebacker believes he has what it takes to resurrect his NFL career.
Minnesota Vikings reportedly sign Jasper Brinkley
Linebacker Jasper Brinkley reportedly is returning to Minnesota on a one-year contract. Brinkley spent last season with the Cardinals after four with the Vikings. He was cut by Arizona last week.
Free agency primer: Top 10 linebackers
Looking for a linebacker this offseason? There aren't many attractive options in free agency, with Brandon Spikes and Karlos Dansby leading the pack.
Erin Henderson released by Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings announced the release of veteran linebacker Erin Henderson on Friday. Find out why they cut bait with their second-leading tackler from the 2013 season.
Reading the Defense: Stars aligning at the right time
As the fantasy playoffs approach, plenty of IDP stars -- including Karlos Dansby -- are getting hot for owners at just the right time. You couldn't ask for more.
Erin Henderson arrest is Vikings' 3rd off-field incident
Linebacker Erin Henderson's recent arrest marked the Minnesota Vikings' third off-field incident in the last three weeks. On Wednesday, the team released a statement calling the developments "unacceptable."
Reading the Defense: Justin Houston breaking through
People might not talk about Justin Houston the way they do with some of the NFL's other star linebackers. But in this week's Reading the Defense, Marcas Grant gives Houston his due.
Luke Kuechly tops inside linebacker rankings
Luke Kuechly transformed the Carolina Panthers' defense last season. Chris Wesseling explores if Kuechly is ready to overtake Patrick Willis as the NFL's top inside linebacker.
Week 1 predictions: 49ers top Packers; Cowboys edge Giants
Since opening their sparkling stadium in 2009, the Dallas Cowboys have yet to record a home win vs. the New York Giants. Can Tony Romo reverse the trend? Elliot Harrison provides Week 1 Game Picks.
Top 25 NFC position battles: Who's winning?
The Packers' running back battle is spearheaded by two rookies, Eddie Lacy (left) and Johnathan Franklin. Who's in the lead? Gregg Rosenthal weighs in on the NFC position battles.
Frazier: Erin Henderson thriving inside for Vikings
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier told reporters Friday that Erin Henderson has thrived at the middle linebacker spot, leaving Minnesota unlikely to move him to the outside.