5:34 PM EDT, Fri August 22, 2014
Chronicle-Telegram 5 hours ago
Browns rookie QB Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for giving middle finger to Washington bench

Browns rookie QB Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for giving middle finger to Washington bench

Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel was fined $12,000 by the NFL for raising his middle finger to the Washington bench Monday night, a source confirmed to The Chronicle-Telegram. ESPN’s Adam Schefter was first to report the fine, citing a league source. The NFL had yet to announce the punishment. Washington players yelled at Manziel throughout Read More...The post Browns rookie QB Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for giving middle finger to Washington bench appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The...
Akron Beacon Journal 5 hours ago

Browns rookie QB Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 for flipping bird

Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has been fined $12,000 by the NFL for directing a middle-finger salute at Washington’s bench Monday night in a preseason game, ESPN and NFL Network reported Friday morning. Manziel, the 22 second overall pick in this year’s NFL Draft, is still contemplating...
Browns Beat | Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for flipping the bird at Washington Redskins bench

Cameras caught Johnny Manziel flashing his middle finger toward the Redskins bench during Monday night's preseason loss at Washington.
Washington Post 5 hours ago

Johnny Manziel reportedly fined $12,000 for middle-finger incident during Redskins game

Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel — or as former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason calls him, “a baby,” — has been fined $12,000 for showing his middle finger to the Washington Redskins’ bench during the teams’ preseason game on Monday, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Read full article >>
Canal Street Chronicles 34 mins ago

Saints News, 8/22/14: Jimmy Graham Makes Quick Exit From Saints Luncheon After $30k NFL Fine

Terrance Harris from Nola.com reports: "New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham has been fined $30,000 by the NFL for "dunking" twice over the goal post during last Friday night's preseason game against the Tennessee Titans. And he was in no mood to talk about it Friday. In fact, Graham, one of the...
San Jose Mercury News 1 hour ago

Dorsey expected to land injured reserve/designated-for-return tag

Nose tackle Glenn Dorsey's surgically repaired biceps is expected to keep him out 3 1/2 months, making him the 49ers' prime candidate to receive their injured reserve/designated-for-return tag, coach Jim Harbaugh said.

Rolando McClain: I’m excited to be with the Cowboys, but getting back into shape has been a ‘very steep hill’

Rolando McClain has declined to speak with media members gathered at his Valley Ranch locker on multiple occasions this week. But the former first-round pick recently sat down for an interview with the team’s official website, DallasCowboys.com During that Special …
Jason Worilds was nearly a Philadelphia Eagle this offseason

Jason Worilds was nearly a Philadelphia Eagle this offseason

The outside linebacker signed his transition tag with the Pittsburgh Steelers, but was he nearly a Philadelphia Eagle? Jason Worilds signed his transition tag in the offseason keeping him in the Steel City for at least another season. However, it is being reported that Worilds was nearly a member of the Philadelphia Eagles this offseason. According to our friends at Bleeding Green Nation, they report that before the Steelers offered Worilds his transition tag, the Eagles were close to signing arguably the best available 3-4 outside linebacker in the free agent market. With the Steelers...
Topeka Capital-Journal 2 hours ago
Chiefs starting lineman Donald Stephenson suspended 4 games for drug violation

Chiefs starting lineman Donald Stephenson suspended 4 games for drug violation

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chiefs offensive tackle Donald Stephenson has been suspended by the NFL for the first four games of the regular season for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Stephenson was a fill-in starter last season and was expected to anchor the right side of the line this year. He remains eligible to participate in all preseason practices and games, including Saturday night’s game against Minnesota. read more
Tampa Bay Times 58 mins ago
Bucs' Mike Evans involved in brawl outside Miami club in March (with video)

Bucs' Mike Evans involved in brawl outside Miami club in March (with video)

Bucs rookie receiver Mike Evans is shown getting into a fight with bouncers outside a South Beach nightclub in a video posted at TMZ.com, but his agent said the incident took place in March and that no arrests were made.
Cincy Jungle 6 hours ago

NFL Preseason Week 3: Primetime Games on this Weekend

The action starts Friday night, as the Oakland Raiders will face the Green Bay Packers. Following that game, the Chicago Bears visit the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Week 3 of the NFL preseason features six games on national TV this weekend. The action starts Friday night, as the Oakland Raiders will face the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on CBS (8:00 PM ET). Following the,conclusion of that game, NFL Network will televise the Chicago Bears visiting the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field. The Buffalo Bills will host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday...
Houston Chronicle 53 mins ago

Texans prepare to take on all-time great Peyton Manning in Denver

DENVER – His numbers are ridiculous. His career is untouchable. His name has dominated nearly two NFL decades, with a thick family tree that has colored almost 50 years of football. For the Broncos, preseason game No. 3 is the last somewhat real test before Denver prepares for another Super Bowl run behind No. 18. […]
Niners Nation 7 hours ago

Fantasy football tight end preview: Don't expect another 2013 from Vernon Davis

The 49er fantasy preview continues with a look at Vernon Davis. Vernon carried fantasy teams throughout the regular season last year and even provided a touchdown for every week of the fantasy playoffs. The question for 2014 is with the improvements to the San Francisco passing attack will Vernon get the opportunities to warrant his draft price? The tight end position in fantasy football is ridiculously top loaded. Sure, Jimmy Graham is worth a first round pick. If you select Rob Gronkowski or Julius Thomas in the third you won't get any complaints from me. Drafting a tight end after that...

Redskins honor Trent Williams, DeAngelo Hall and Alfred Morris for their efforts in 2013

For his invaluable contribution to last season’s passing attack and ground game, left tackle Trent Williams was honored as the 2013 Offensive Player of the Year at the Redskins’ annual Welcome Home Luncheon Friday at the Gaylord Convention Center at National Harbor. Veteran cornerback DeAngelo Hall was honored as the team’s Defenisve Player of the […]
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 3 hours ago
Vikings kick in $46 million more for new stadium

Vikings kick in $46 million more for new stadium

Team announces that the new money brings the team's total additional contributions to $49 million since November.

Dolphins running back Knowshon Moreno to make preseason debut on Saturday

Dolphins running back Knowshon Moreno will make his preseason debut on Saturday against Dallas, a source told the Palm Beach Post. Moreno, who signed with the Dolphins in the offseason, had an arthroscopic procedure on his knee in June and has yet to appear in a preseason game. He returned to practice last week but the Dolphins held him out of the second preseason game against Tampa Bay. Moreno is battling with incumbent Dolphins running back Lamar Miller for a starting job. Miller struggled last week but had no help from Miami’s offensive line. The Dolphins ran for -5 yards [More]

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Plain Dealer 2 mins ago

FirstEnergy Stadium's new giant 'video boards' are the highlight of new upgrades to Cleveland Browns facility

You can't miss the new high-definition video boards -- don't call them scoreboards -- at the Cleveland Browns' FirstEnergy Stadium.

New Orleans Saints' Jimmy Graham makes quick exit from fans' luncheon

Saints players and coaches celebrate the beginning of the 2014 season with the fans.
Sun Herald 7 mins ago

Pierre Thomas hopes for big game against Colts

Saints running back Pierre Thomas has made a pro career out of doing more than what's expected of him, despite the competition in front of him -- defenders or teammates…

49ers COO Al Guido confident sod OK for Sunday’s game, but will be evaluated after; FieldTurf not option; prep games won’t be held next Friday at Levi’s

49ers chief operating officer Al Guido says new sod will be installed at Levi’s Stadium by the end of Friday and be ready for Sunday’s exhibition against the San Diego Chargers. After that game, the field will be pulled up… Continue Reading →
Plain Dealer 10 mins ago

Cleveland Browns to give tour of overhauled FirstEnergy Stadium at 2 p.m. (LIVE COVERAGE)

The Cleveland Browns will be offering a preview Friday afternoon of the new taxpayer-financed upgrades to FirstEnergy Stadium, and we'll be covering it live. The Browns will unveil the first phase of their $120 million in stadium upgrades, which include two scoreboards faster escalators and a state-of-the art sound system, during a media tour that's scheduled for 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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