Browns tight end David Njoku out with broken wrist

Browns tight end David Njoku out with broken wrist

The Cleveland Browns will be without their starting tight end for a while. David Njoku suffered a broken wrist Monday against the Jets, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, via a source. The initial expectation is Njoku, who is still seeking opinions on surgery, will be out for more than a month. The third-year tight…

Sam Darnold: ‘Full confidence’ that I’ll play vs. Eagles

Sam Darnold: ‘Full confidence’ that I’ll play vs. Eagles

Sam Darnold said he didn’t tell anyone he didn’t feel well the morning of the Jets’ season opener against the Bills. He also didn’t know at the time he was putting himself at great risk by playing with mononucleosis. The sickness sidelined the Jets quarterback last week and will so again this week. But after…

Colts waive QB Chad Kelly after return from suspension

Colts waive QB Chad Kelly after return from suspension

Back from suspension, Chad Kelly is now back on waivers. The Indianapolis Colts released the third-year quarterback on Wednesday, just two days after he returned from his two-game suspension for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Kelly joined Indy in May as a potential third-string quarterback behind Andrew Luck and Jacoby Brissett. But when Luck…

Patriots’ Tom Brady limited in practice with calf injury

Patriots’ Tom Brady limited in practice with calf injury

By Andie Hagemann Around The NFL Writer Published: Sept. 18, 2019 at 04:52 p.m. Updated: Sept. 18, 2019 at 05:04 p.m. Tom Brady popped up on the injury report Wednesday. The New England Patriots quarterback was limited in practice due to a calf injury. But, Patriots fans shouldn’t panic just yet. NFL Network Insider Ian…

Cowboys waive former first-round pick Taco Charlton

Cowboys waive former first-round pick Taco Charlton

The Taco Charlton truck is being towed out of Dallas. The Cowboys released the former first-round defensive end on Wednesday after two-plus seasons with the club. Charlton’s cut comes after Dallas opened the door for trade talks for the 24-year-old edge rusher. With veteran defensive end Robert Quinn returning from suspension and no bidders on…

Jalen Ramsey to play Thursday amid trade speculation

Jalen Ramsey to play Thursday amid trade speculation

Despite a trade request hanging in the balance, Jalen Ramsey will play for the Jacksonville Jaguars this Thursday night versus the Tennessee Titans. Coach Doug Marrone announced the disgruntled cornerback would suit up for Week 3 following Ramsey’s trade request and a sideline tiff between the coach and player in last week’s loss. “Jalen and…

Eli Manning: ‘I’m not dying, and the season’s not over’

Eli Manning: ‘I’m not dying, and the season’s not over’

A day after the New York Giants announced he’d been benched in favor of Daniel Jones, Eli Manning could have elected to avoid the media. But that’s not Manning’s way. For going on 16 seasons, Manning has faced the fire of New York, through ups, downs, wins, losses, good times and dreadful. Come hell or…

Drew Brees won’t be placed on IR following surgery

Drew Brees won’t be placed on IR following surgery

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees underwent successful surgery on his throwing hand Wednesday. Coach Sean Payton said that Brees will avoid going on injured reserve for now, per NFL Network’s Omar Ruiz, and the team will evaluate on a week-to-week basis. As NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport previously reported, the initial timeframe on Brees’…

Eagles scrap padded practice amid injury issues

Eagles scrap padded practice amid injury issues

Just two weeks into the 2019 campaign, the Philadelphia Eagles are so banged up that coach Doug Pederson canceled practice Wednesday, electing to conduct a walkthrough instead ahead of Sunday’s home tilt versus the Detroit Lions. “It’s just a couple of things,” Pederson said about the decision. “Number one, with the guys that are a…