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    Raiders Sign LB Filimoeatu to Active Roster

    The Oakland Raiders signed linebacker Bojay Filimoeatu to their active roster from the team’s practice squad, the team announced Saturday. Filimoeatu originally signed with Oakland as an undrafted free agent in May, and was waived by the team at the end of training camp before signing to the practice squad two days later. He... [Read More]

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    Vikings promote RB Banyard

    The Minnesota Vikings signed running back Joe Banyard from the practice squad to the active roster Saturday and waived fullback Zach Line. Banyard was elevated to the 53-man roster after spending the first week of the regular season on the practice squad. Banyard originally joined the Vikings as a practice squad player in 2012.... [Read More]

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    Rams Sign Quinn to 4-Year Extension

    The Rams today announced a four-year contract extension with defensive end Robert Quinn. The extension is worth $66.575 million — $41.2 million guaranteed — making Quinn the fourth highest-paid defensive end in the NFL behind Carolina’s Charles Johnson, Buffalo’s Mario Williams and Houston’s J.J. Watt. via Brandon Schlager of Sporting News [Read More]

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    Vikings De-Activate Peterson After Arrest

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was indicted on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport confirmed Friday, according to a source involved in the process. A warrant was issued for Peterson’s arrest, the Montgomery County (Texas) Sherrif’s Office said in a release. Peterson was taken into... [Read More]

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    Redskins’ Reed: Fluke Injuries Frustrating

    Jordan Reed will miss his eighth game in two seasons when his Washington Redskins teammates take on the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday without the tight end. Reed has suffered a quad injury, a concussion and now a hamstring injury in his first two seasons. The 24-year-old pass catcher doesn’t believe he’s injury prone —... [Read More]

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    Injured 49ers’ Bowman Begins Sprinting

    NaVorro Bowman’s shredded left knee is on the mend and the superstar linebacker hopes to return to form by midseason, when the bulk of the 49ers’ schedule begins. Bowman took a sizable step toward that return when he began sprinting this week. “I must admit there’s times when I look out of my peripheral... [Read More]

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    Saints’ Ryan: Tackling Will Improve

    The New Orleans Saints missed as many as 16 tackles — depending on who was doing the counting — in last week’s season opener at Atlanta. But Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, who spoke with reporters on Friday for the first time since the game, didn’t duck the issue.   “Look, that was a stinker for... [Read More]

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    Marshall, Jeffery Uncertain to Play for Bears

    Even in the best circumstances, the Chicago Bears faced a tall order on Sunday night in San Francisco when the 49ers unveil Levi’s Stadium. These are not the best circumstances. Brandon Marshall missed the majority of his third straight practice Friday because of his ankle injury, while his running mate Alshon Jeffery (hamstring) was... [Read More]

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    Welker to Return to Broncos Sunday?

    With the NFL Players Association voting in favor of a new drug policy, wide receiver Wes Welker will be eligible to return to the Denver Broncos, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. However, a league spokesman told ESPN Senior NFL Analyst Chris Mortensen that “there continue to be significant unresolved issues” with... [Read More]

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    Browns’ Gordon Suspension Cut to 10 Games

    Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon’s yearlong suspension is expected to be reduced to 10 games, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter, following the NFLPA’s approval of the league’s new drug testing policy. via Adam Schefter of ESPN [Read More]