5:02 PM EDT, Mon September 01, 2014
Dallas Cowboys officially sign LB Korey Toomer, cut DB Jemea Thomas

Dallas Cowboys officially sign LB Korey Toomer, cut DB Jemea Thomas

IRVING — The Dallas Cowboys released defensive back Jemea Thomas on Monday to make room for the official signing of linebacker Korey Toomer. Toomer cleared waivers and was signed to the Cowboys’ 53-man roster after he cleared waivers over the …
Dallas Cowboys Blog | ESPN Dallas 32 mins ago

Cowboys waive DB Thomas, sign LB Toomer

IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys waived defensive back Jamea Thomas to make room on the roster for linebacker Korey Toomer. Thomas was a sixth-round draft pick by the New England Patriots who was claimed by the Cowboys before the final preseason game. He was the fifth safety on the roster. The addition...
Ed Valentine / Big Blue View 39 mins ago

Odell Beckham Jr. appreciates support of Tom Coughlin

Beckham says it's 'great to have that feeling' that the coach has your back. There was a time during training camp when New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin was clearly annoyed by the hamstring injury dogging Odell Beckham Jr. and seemed to wonder if the first-round pick was doing everything he could to get back on the field. Well, the injury is still there but Coughlin's annoyance with Beckham is not. Coughlin has turned that toward the media, telling them in no uncertain terms on Monday that he doesn't want to hear any more questions about Beckham. Beckham said Monday that he appreciates...
NFL Salary Cap Space: Philadelphia Eagles have 4th most room heading into 2014 NFL season

NFL Salary Cap Space: Philadelphia Eagles have 4th most room heading into 2014 NFL season

The Eagles have a lot of money. The Philadelphia Eagles roster is relatively set at this point. Both the 53-man active roster and 10-man practice squad have been finalized. The Eagles may still make a minor transaction here or there but there's no reason to believe they'll be incredibly active. So with the Eagles likely done making moves, let's take a look at their salary cap situation heading into the 2014 NFL regular season. According to Over the Cap, the Eagles own $$16,841,729 in cap space, which is good for the 4th highest total in the NFL. Only the Jacksonville Jaguars, Cleveland...
Grand Rapids Press 5 hours ago
Live updates: Jim Caldwell previews Detroit Lions' Monday Night Football showdown vs. New York Giants

Live updates: Jim Caldwell previews Detroit Lions' Monday Night Football showdown vs. New York Giants

First-year Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell will hold his first regular-season press conference this afternoon at 12:15 at the team's facilities in Allen Park.
CSN Washington 6 hours ago

PREVIEW: Redskins owner Dan Snyder speaks on the team name

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder speaks on a variety of topics including the team name in an exclusive interview with Comcast SportsNet's Chick Hernandez. Watch the full interview at 6:30 and 9:30 on CSN.
Big Cat Country 4 hours ago
Jaguars will start Jacques McClendon at center

Jaguars will start Jacques McClendon at center

The Jaguars have opted to go with the veteran center to start the season. The Jacksonville Jaguars announced on Monday that veteran Jacques McClendon would be the team's opening day starter at the center position against the Philadelphia Eagles. Jacques McClendon will start at center Sunday. #jaguars — John Oehser (@JohnOehser) September 1, 2014 It became clear early on in the preseason that Mike Brewster wasn't going to be the Jaguars opening day starter at the center position, and that was hammered home when he started to get third team reps at guard and then was subsequently...
Detroit Free Press 16 mins ago

Lions practice: Ihedigbo, Carey sit out today

James Ihedigbo did not practice today, but Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell declined to give any updates on Ihedigbo's status a week before the team's Monday night season-opener against the New York Giants.

Cowboy up: C.J. Spillman signs with 49ers’ season-opening opponent

Safety C.J. Spillman will be coming after Bruce Ellington, or LaMichael James, or whoever else is returning punts and kickoffs in the 49ers’ season opener Sunday against the host Cowboys. Two days after getting cut by the 49ers, Spillman signed Monday… Continue Reading →

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CSN Washington 1 hour ago

Kai Forbath says kicker competition made him better

Kai Forbath was more consistent in preseason games and practice, according to Coach Jay Gruden.

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett “anticipates a full week of practice” for QB Tony Romo

Tony Romo hasn’t practiced more than two consecutive days since training camp began. That’s about to change. Romo practiced Monday. The players are off Tuesday. But head coach Jason Garrett said he anticipates the quarterback will practice Wednesday, Thursday and …

Robert Griffin III cherishes Baylor tribute, turns attention to season opener

Reflecting on the honor that Baylor University bestowed upon him Sunday when it unveiled a 9 1/2-foot bronze statue in his image, Robert Griffin III on Monday described the moment as “really cool.” The quarterback also said that for him, the moment served as a reminder and tribute to all the people that helped him along […]

Redskins Blog: Robert Griffin III cherishes Baylor tribute, turns attention to season opener

Reflecting on the honor that Baylor University bestowed upon him Sunday when it unveiled a 9 1/2-foot bronze statue in his image, Robert Griffin III on Monday described the moment as “really cool.” The quarterback also said that for him, the moment served as a reminder and tribute to all the people that helped him along the way leading up to, through and beyond his storied college career. Read full article >>
CSN Washington 1 hour ago

Gruden addresses Redskins' running back decisions

Jay Gruden talked about some of the decisions the team made a running back including the one to move on from Lache Seastrunk.

Dallas Cowboys DT Henry Melton ‘excited and ready to go’ as he prepares for first game since last September

IRVING — When the Cowboys face San Francisco in the season opener, Henry Melton is expected to play for the first time in 350 days. “I am excited,” the Cowboys’ defensive tackle said. “It’s going to be my first game …

Tony Romo to be ready for full work week

IRVING, Texas – Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is expected to practice three straight days for the first time this summer when the players return to practice on Wednesday. During training camp Romo never worked more than two straight days as he worked his way back from December back surgery. He did not play in the preseason finale on Aug. 28 against the Denver Broncos and sat out one of the two full days of practice. Coach Jason Garrett said Romo had a “good day” in Monday’s practice.

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    Odell Beckham Jr.

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