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Cardinals “heartbroken” for Robert Alford

Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury wasn’t ready to rule cornerback Robert Alford out for the entire 2020 season because of a torn pectoral muscle when he spoke to reporters on Tuesday, but the best case scenario would likely be a return at some point in December. It’s more likely than not, then, that the Cardinals […]

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Erik Kramer’s ex-wife charged with 12 felonies for abusing, stealing from him

Five years ago today, former NFL quarterback Erik Kramer shot himself in the head in a suicide attempt. Kramer survived, but brain damage left him unable to process complex decisions like managing the millions of dollars he earned in his playing career. And now a woman who married Kramer the year after his suicide attempt […]

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Artie Burns getting tests on left knee

Cornerback Artie Burns‘ bid to earn playing time in the Bears’ secondary could be hampered by a left knee injury. Burns had to leave practice early on Tuesday after getting hurt. Head coach Matt Nagy said after the session that Burns is having tests done on the knee and that the team will know more […]

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Tom Flores named coach finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Tom Flores now has a path to the Hall of Fame. The former Raiders and Seahawks head coach was chosen as the coach finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2021. To be inducted, he simply needs 80 percent of a yes/no vote by the 48-member selection committee, which will be held […]

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Russell Okung: “I always expected to play”

Russell Okung said Tuesday he wasn’t thinking about opting out, or retiring, despite a recent report from ESPN. The Panthers left tackle, in his first videoconference interview since the initial report on Aug. 7, said it was never his intention to not show up. “I always expected to play,” Okung said, via David Newton of […]

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Nick Chubb is in the concussion protocol

On Monday, the Browns evaluated running back Nick Chubb for a concussion. On Tuesday, coach Kevin Stefanski announced that Chubb is in the concussion protocol. By rule, Chubb won’t be permitted to practice until he obtains the appropriate clearances from neurologists. The NFL’s second-leading rusher in 2019, Chubb has become a key part of the […]

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Ravens look at Dez Bryant, not Antonio Brown

Multiple Ravens players have lobbied for the team to take a look at receiver Antonio Brown. Instead, the Ravens will be taking a look at receiver Dez Bryant. No one has shown any interest in Brown since the league issued an eight-game suspension for a pair of off-field incidents. One impediment could be the unresolved […]