Add to MyYahoo RSS

NFL Players News

NFL Players news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Cowboys LB Holloman's career likely over

Dallas Cowboys second-year linebacker DeVonte Holloman has been advised by doctors to give up football due to a severe neck injury, coach Jason Garrett revealed Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Cowboys, NFL Football, DeVonte Holloman

7 hrs ago | Channel3000

Familiar faces for Packers QB Aaron Rodgers

With running back Eddie Lacy in the backfield, top wide receivers Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb entrenched and first-year starting center JC Tretter established as the clear-cut choice in the middle of the line, continuity has reigned throughout training camp on offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, Richard Rodgers, Andrew Quarless, Ryan Taylor, Jermichael Finley, Brandon Bostick

11 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

Falcons linebackers Worrilow, Bartu embrace roles

Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith has put a strong emphasis since the start of training camp on improving the team's run defense.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Atlanta Falcons, Paul Worrilow, Joplo Bartu

15 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Texans-Broncos practice features chippy moments

Denver Broncos right tackle Chris Clark took exception when J.J. Watt pushed him around in a 1-on-1 pass-rushing drill and kept right on motoring toward the imaginary quarterback.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans, Jameson Konz, Jacob Tamme, Peyton Manning, Montee Ball

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Cybercast News Service

3 Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

Courtland Griffin has attempted to keep the lives of his McCluer North football players as normal as possible despite the upheaval in their community: Ferguson, Missouri.


Related Topix: Sports, NFC, St. Louis Rams, NFL Football, NFC West, Kenny Britt

Sporting News

Steelers' Le'Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount to face pot charges

Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, LeGarrette Blount, Le'Veon Bell, NCAA Sports, Michigan State University NCAA, Michigan State Spartans NCAA Football, NCAA Football

The Washington Post

Rex, Giants RB spice up 'Snoopy Bowl' rivalry

No, the games don't matter in the standings. But since the only time the Jets and Giants play this season is Friday night at MetLife Stadium - for the coveted Snoopy Bowl trophy - the teams couldn't help spice things up a little.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, New York Giants, Andre Williams, New York Jets, Geno Smith, NCAA Sports, Boston College NCAA, NCAA Football, Boston College Eagles NCAA Football

KJR-AM Seattle

Trending Now: Former NFL referee avoided Redskins games

Browns head coach Mike Pettine addressed the media for the first time since naming Brian Hoyer the starting quarterback and said "I don't want Brian looking over his shoulder if he makes one bad throw".


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Brian Hoyer, New England Patriots

WOKY-AM Greenfield

Trending Now: Browns name Hoyer as startin...

NFL Network: The Cleveland Browns will start veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer over rookie Johnny Manzeil Week #1 in Pittsburgh vs. the Steelers.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Brian Hoyer, Arizona Cardinals, NFC, NFC West

Brandon Sun

Browns choose QB Brian Hoyer over rookie Johnny Manziel to start opener against Steelers

Brian Hoyer will open the season as Cleveland's starting quarterback, barely hanging on to his job by holding off hotshot rookie Johnny Manziel.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Johnny Manziel, Brian Hoyer


Eagles Acquire RB Barner from Panthers

The Philadelphia Eagles have acquired running back Kenjon Barner from the Carolina Panthers for a conditional seventh-round draft choice in 2015.


Related Topix: Sports, Carolina Panthers, NFL Football, Kenjon Barner

Tue Aug 19, 2014


49ers Sign Dorsey to Two-Year Extension

The San Francisco 49ers have signed defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey to a two-year contract extension through the 2016 season.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, San Francisco 49ers, Glenn Dorsey, Ian Williams

Evening Sun

Former Penn State, NFL linebacker Tim Shaw says he has ALS

In a 25-second video posted Tuesday on the Tennessee Titans' web site, the 30-year-old Shaw reveals he was recently diagnosed with ALS and pours a bucket of ice water on his head as part of the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money and awareness to battle the disease.


Related Topix: Sports, Tim Shaw


Report: Jones 'physically restrained' from drafting Manziel

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones did not deny a report that he was physically restrained in the team draft room from turning in Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel as their first-round pick.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Dallas Cowboys, Zack Martin, Tony Romo, Cleveland Browns, Johnny Manziel

Bellingham Herald

Redskins show solidarity with Ferguson protest

The Washington Redskins secondary emerged from the stadium tunnel during pregame introductions Monday night with hands raised and palms forward.


Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Clark, Washington Redskins, NFL Football

The Maryland Gazette

Skins coach concerned about Griffin scrambling

Robert Griffin III emerged from the Washington Redskins ' second exhibition game with a bruised thigh - and a concerned head coach.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, Robert Griffin III, Alfred Morris, Colt McCoy, Niles Paul, Kirk Cousins

News Observer

Steelers looking to expand no-huddle at Philly

Thursday night's game at Philadelphia should provide a new challenge. "We'll see if we'll do no-huddle on the road, which is usually a little different," Roethlisberger said Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Derek Moye, Antonio Brown, Bryant Browning, Eric Waters, Ben Roethlisberger

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Dispatch

Manziel struggles in Browns' loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer didn't make Mike Pettine's decision any easier. Good luck picking a starting quarterback after this mess, Coach.


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, Washington Redskins, NFL Football, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Kerrigan, Alfred Morris, Brian Orakpo

Ex-Giants RB David Wilson to train in triple jump

In this July 24, 2014, file photo, New York Giants running back David Wilson runs the ball during NFL football camp in East Rutherford, N.J. Two weeks after ending his NFL career due to a neck injury, former Giants' Wilson is turning to track and field.


Related Topix: Sports, Virginia Polytechnic Institute NCAA, NCAA Sports, Virginia Tech Hokies NCAA Football, NCAA Football, David Wilson, NFL Football, New York Giants, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic

Cardinals DT Dockett tears ACL, out for season

The 6-foot-4, 290-pound Dockett has missed only two games in 10 NFL seasons. He has started 156 of the 158 in which he appeared.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Darnell Dockett, Arizona Cardinals