Fantasy camp notebook: Reviewing early notable cuts
A handful of notable player cuts took place over the weekend, and the Buffalo Bills might be forced to deploy emergency plans for their Week 1 QB starter. John Juhasz reviews.
What we learned: Michael Vick looks like Eagles' QB
Chip Kelly doesn't want to reveal too much in the preseason, but Gregg Rosenthal saw enough to get excited about the Philadelphia Eagles -- just one reaction from Thursday's preseason games.
Ravens lose Ed Dickson 'couple weeks' to slight tear
The Baltimore Ravens are down another tight end. Ed Dickson will miss a "couple of weeks" with a slight tear of his hamstring. Dickson suffered the injury during Sunday's practice.
Ravens see Ed Dickson in Dennis Pitta's 'move' TE role
With Dennis Pitta lost for the year to a hip injury, the Baltimore Ravens are looking to Ed Dickson to fill his shoes as the team's pass-catching tight end in 2013. Not easy shoes to fill.
Osi Umenyiora rising again; Dennis Pitta, Jeremy Maclin fall
Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta and Philadelphia Eagles receiver Jeremy Maclin are done for 2013. How will their respective teams cope? Adam Schein explores nine big developments.
What we learned from NFL training camps Sunday
There wasn't any rest for NFL teams as training camp kicked into full gear. The big story came out of Denver, where Peyton Manning's offensive line was dealt another difficult blow.
Visanthe Shiancoe, Baltimore Ravens reach contract
With Dennis Pitta done for the season, the Baltimore Ravens made a move to help their ailing depth chart at tight end, signing veteran Visanthe Shiancoe to a one-year, $940,000 contract.
Injury roundup: Byron Leftwich injury creates dilemma
The Pittsburgh Steelers' quarterback problems intensified Monday with the news that Charlie Batch will start in place of ailing Byron Leftwich. Gregg Rosenthal examines that and Week 11's other major injuries.
Aaron Hernandez out for New England Patriots
Aaron Hernandez can't get healthy for the New England Patriots. NFL Network's Albert Breer reports that the tight end is not expected to play Sunday because of a lingering ankle injury.
Visanthe Shiancoe activated by New England Patriots
Visanthe Shiancoe's debut for the New England Patriots has taken some time, but it's better late than never. The veteran tight end was activated from short-term injured reserve on Saturday.
Patriots pass on Kellen Winslow, sign Hoomanawanui
Even though they're loaded at tight end, the New England Patriots were in the market for help at the position. But despite bringing in Kellen Winslow for a workout, the Patriots went a different route.
Kellen Winslow works out for New England Patriots
What could the New England Patriots possibly do with another tight end? Well, they are the first team to work out Kellen Winslow since he was released.
Patriots place Olympian Jeff Demps on injured reserve
The New England Patriots surprisingly put their resident Olympian on the shelf for the season. So we'll have to wait until 2013 to see Jeff Demps in the NFL.
Fantasy football tight ends were more reliable in 2011
Tight ends have gained more value in fantasy football in recent years, but how consistent is the position overall? Michael Fabiano takes a look at some surprising stats over the last few years.
Aaron Hernandez's role could expand for Patriots
Could Aaron Hernandez's role expand if the New England Patriots let receiver Wes Welker walk after this season? The younger Hernandez could help fill any void left by Welker.
Brent Celek has MCL sprain; Reid says Eagles fine at TE
Brent Celek has a "slight" sprain of the medial collateral ligament in his right knee. But Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid said the injury won't send him in search of a new tight end.
Joseph Addai released by New England Patriots
Joseph Addai's tenure with the New England Patriots is over before it ever got off and running. The Patriots parted ways with the veteran running back just months after his signing.
Visanthe Shiancoe expects to pick between Eagles, Patriots
Free-agent TE Visanthe Shiancoe has met with the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots. Now he'll choose which team is a better fit.
Jeremy Shockey's Philadelphia Eagles visit on hold
The Philadelphia Eagles worked out Visanthe Shinancoe on Tuesday, and early reports are positive enough that the team put their visit with Jeremy Shockey on hold, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Rob Gronkowski 'good to go' entering Patriots training camp
Rob Gronkowski's surgically repaired ankle won't keep him off the practice field any longer. A team source tells Ian Rapoport the star tight end is ready for the start of New England Patriots training camp.
Visanthe Schiancoe, Philadelphia Eagles to meet Tuesday
Visanthe Shiancoe plans to meet with the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday after last week's visit with the New England Patriots, a source with knowledge of the situation said.