11:52 PM EDT, Mon August 31, 2015
Battle Red Blog 11 hours ago

2015 Houston Texans Roster Cut Tracker: Updating As News Breaks

NFL teams have to make their first round of cuts by tomorrow afternoon. See who the Houston Texans have released on Battle Red Blog as news comes in throughout the next two days. After trading for offensive line depth earlier this morning, your Houston Texans have begun cutting players in advance of tomorrow's deadline to trim the roster to 75. I suppose this process actually started on Friday night when the team parted ways with Stevie Brown (who quickly re-signed with the New York Giants), but it's picking up steam now. Aaron Wilson reports that the Texans have severed ties with two...
Houston Chronicle 11 hours ago

Texans cut wide receiver Jace Davis, defensive lineman Chris Neild

The Texans have cut wide receiver Jace Davis, according to a source with knowledge of the situation not authorized to speak publicly. Davis is a former Ravens undrafted free agent who joined the Texans last year on their practice squad. Davis is a 6-1, 206-pounder from Northern Colorado who caught 162 passes in college for
Florida Times-Union 5 hours ago
Scobee grateful for time with Jaguars, not bitter about trade to Steelers

Scobee grateful for time with Jaguars, not bitter about trade to Steelers

Less than 24 hours after the Jaguars traded him to the Pittsburgh Steelers, placekicker Josh Scobee told the Times-Union on Monday that he leaves Jacksonville with great memories about how the organization and fans treated him, harboring no bitterness toward being pushed out for rookie kicker Jason Myers. "There’s no feelings of being hurt on my part because I understand it’s a business," Scobee said. "People get older and things get more expensive. Businesses tend to find things cheaper and younger. That’s just how it works. There’s no guarantees with anything. read more
Beaver County Times 9 hours ago

Third time's the charm? After injury to Hartley, Steelers reportedly trade for kicker Scobee

The Steelers have traded for place kicker Josh Scobee, a 12-year veteran who previously played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to a report from 1010 XL in Jacksonville.
Baltimore Beatdown 12 hours ago

Steelers trade for veteran kicker Josh Scobee

The kicker merry go round continues in Pittsburgh... The Steelers continued a rough pre-season, losing their second kicker to injury. Following a torn ACL for longtime kicker Shaun Suisham, the team signed Garrett Hartley. Hartley was lost to a hamstring injury during the 3rd preseason game this past...
New York Daily News 10 hours ago
Jets' Richardson pleads not guilty to resisting arrest

Jets' Richardson pleads not guilty to resisting arrest

Sheldon Richardson pled not guilty Monday to resisting arrest charges and traffic violations facing him stemming from a July 14 incident.
Zach Braziller / New York Post 10 hours ago

Jets’ Sheldon Richardson going to trial in drag-race case

Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson pleaded not guilty Monday to resisting arrest and other charges connected to an incident in mid-July, according to the St. Louis Dispatch, and appears headed...
Newark Star-Ledger 9 hours ago

Jets' Sheldon Richardson pleads not guilty to resisting arrest

Richardson faces misdemeanor charges of resisting arrest.
Denver Post 13 hours ago

Roger Goodell, Tom Brady arrive early for Deflategate case hearing

NEW YORK — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady have arrived early for a court appearance in New York for the "Deflategate" case.
Boston Herald 8 hours ago

Mocked artist gets nod of approval from Pats QB Tom Brady

NEW YORK — A courtroom artist who some Internet critics say made New England quarterback Tom Brady look like an aging cartoon villain has gotten a wave and a "thank you" from the superstar.Jane Rosenberg returned to Manhattan federal court Monday several weeks after her drawing at Brady's first "Deflategate"...

Dolphins’ Brice McCain wants the respect of an outside corner

Brice McCain has made a pretty good career out of being a slot corner. He’s entering his seventh season in the NFL. The Dolphins signed him to a two-year $5.5 million deal this offseason. But McCain, who ...
Silver And Black Pride 14 hours ago

Raiders Countdown to Kickoff: 13: Who wore it best, who's wearing it now

One more preseason game down and we are at lucky number 13 until the Raiders regular season opener, which, as you might think, has never been a popular number. Just six players ever wore it for the Raiders. Who wore it best: QB Jay Schroeder (1988-92) He went to the Pro Bowl in 1986 in his second season in the league and got a Super Bowl ring as a backup with the Redskins in 1987. The next season, he joined the Raiders. He started 57 games over five seasons with the Raiders, leading them to winning records in his only two seasons as the fulltime starter and leading them to a playoff win in...
Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell says Julius Thomas could need surgery, miss first three games

Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell says Julius Thomas could need surgery, miss first three games

The Jaguars might be without their best offensive player for the first three games of the season. Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell confirmed a report by ESPN during a conference call with reporters on Monday that tight end Julius Thomas might need surgery on his broken right hand. Caldwell said a realistic scenario if Thomas needs surgery on his hand, broken in the preseason opener against Pittsburgh on Aug. 14, would have him missing the first three games and returning for a Week 4 game at Indianapolis. read more
Baltimore Sun 6 hours ago

Time for Ravens to correct John Harbaugh's bizarre behavior

Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti needs to bring head coach John Harbaugh into his office, sit him on the couch and get some answers.
Arrowhead Pride 6 hours ago

Dave Toub explains Chiefs decision at long snapper

James Winchester won the battle over Andrew East to replace longtime veteran Thomas Gafford. The Kansas City Chiefs have officially decided upon a winner in the battle for long snapper to replace longtime veteran Thomas Gafford. James Winchester was the last man standing after the team released Andrew East. Gafford signed with the Chicago Bears earlier this offseason, and it was clear that special teams coach Dave Toub had a major decision between two inexperienced players. He elaborated on the decision to go with Winchester on Monday. "It was a long process, but it was a good process,"...
Tannehill says Pouncey is fine

Tannehill says Pouncey is fine

Ryan Tannehill says he is relieved Mike Pouncey is fine after suffering knee injury vs. Falcons.

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Buffalo News 54 mins ago

Ability plus mobility makes Taylor Bills’ QB

Confetti did not pour from the rafters. Family and friends weren’t on hand to cheer.No, the soon-to-be 15th quarterback to start a game for the Buffalo Bills since Jim Kelly retired walked... Read More

Brandon Marshall: "I'm the best coverage linebacker in the NFL"

Pro Football Focus released a tweet Monday night ranking its top five coverage linebackers in the NFL.
Rays blast 3 homers to take care of fading Orioles

Rays blast 3 homers to take care of fading Orioles

Chris Archer pitched six shutout innings, and the Tampa Bay Rays hit three home runs in a 6-3 victory over the fading Baltimore Orioles on Monday night.
Chris Narveson steps up, helps Marlins blank Braves

Chris Narveson steps up, helps Marlins blank Braves

Martin Prado and Justin Bour each had an RBI double in the eighth inning and the Miami Marlins extended Shelby Miller's winless streak to 19 starts with a 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.
Newark Star-Ledger 1 hour ago

Why Jets' Matt Flynn isn't worried, despite limited work, about entering Week 1 as No. 2 quarterback

Flynn will debut with the Jets in Thursday's preseason finale against the Eagles.

AFC Player News

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    Mocked artist gets nod of approval from Pats QB Tom Brady

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    Tyrod Taylor

    Buffalo Bills starting quarterback is Tyrod Taylor, per report

  • 5 Josh Scobee

    Josh Scobee

    Another day, another kicker for Steelers

  • 4 Sheldon Richardson

    Sheldon Richardson

    Jets' Sheldon Richardson pleads not guilty to resisting arrest

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