Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on August 23, 2010 @ 13:45:50 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Todd Collins | Chicago Bears | Transaction, Free Agents
The Chicago Bears have signed free-agent QB Todd Collins (Redskins) to a one-year deal, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

QB | Matt Moore | Carolina Panthers | Fantasy
The Carolina Panthers have yet to score an offensive touchdown in the preseason so far, according to CBSSports.com. QB Matt Moore has a quarterback rating of 34.9, while QB Jimmy Clausen is at 35.0.

QB | Eli Manning | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants QB Eli Manning (head) will return to practice Monday, Aug. 23, but will not wear a helmet, only a baseball cap, according to Mike Garafolo, of The Star-Ledger. "We're certainly going to be very, very careful," head coach Tom Coughlin said. "We do not allow anybody to touch the quarterback, we don't like people coming down the bow. It happens once in a while but not too often." Coughlin expects Manning to be cleared to put the helmet back on at some point this week, which should clear the way for him to play in the team's third preseason game.

QB | Mark Sanchez | New York Jets | Fantasy
The New York Jets' offense struggled during their preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Bob Bullock, of The Star-Ledger. QB Mark Sanchez finished 5-for-10 for 12 yards. The offensive line allowed five sacks, and the team's running game was nearly non-existent. The Jets finished with seven first downs and 112 yards of total offense.

QB | Sam Bradford | St. Louis Rams | Fantasy
St. Louis Rams rookie QB Sam Bradford said he needs to improve, reports Jim Thomas, of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Bradford came close to connecting on a couple of touchdowns Saturday, Aug. 21, and had a couple of passes dropped, but he was not happy with his performance. "It's not good enough in this league to be in the right place," Bradford said. "You've got to be able to get completions."

QB | A.J. Feeley | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams QB A.J. Feeley (thumb, elbow) suffered injuries to his thumb and elbow on his throwing arm, reports Jim Thomas, of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Feeley was sharp before suffering the injury, hitting five of six passes for 45 yards with a 9-yard touchdown. X-rays on his throwing arm were negative, but both areas of the arm were wrapped following the game. He is optimistic about playing in the team's third preseason game.

QB | Josh Freeman | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman (thumb) had his injured thumb immobilized with a splint and heavily bandaged following the team's game Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Rick Stroud, of The St. Petersburg Times. The team is not sure when he will be cleared to resume practicing, but he is expected to be ready for their Week 1 game.

QB | Jevan Snead | Free Agent | Injury
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may look to add a veteran quarterback to the mix due to QB Josh Freeman (thumb) suffering an injury, reports Rick Stroud, of The St. Petersburg Times. The team may re-sign QB Jevan Snead.

QB | Chad Henne | Miami Dolphins | Fantasy
Miami Dolphins QB Chad Henne had a very impressive preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Jacksonville Jaguars, reports Jeff Darlington, of The Miami Herald. He hit 11 of 14 passes for 151 yards and two touchdowns, and two of his three incompletions were dropped passes. He finished with a passer rating of 151.2.

QB | Tim Tebow | Denver Broncos | Injury
The Denver Broncos held QB Tim Tebow (ribs) out against the Detroit Lions Saturday, Aug. 21, due to his bruised ribs, reports The Associated Press. He did some light stretching on the field before the game and threw some passes.


Running Back

RB | Darren McFadden | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders RB Darren McFadden (hamstring) could see some time in the team's third preseason game, according to Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.

RB | Brandon Jacobs | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs (neck) should return to practice Monday, Aug. 23, after missing the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, according to Mike Garafolo, of The Star-Ledger.

RB | Mike Bell | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles RB Mike Bell (calf) practiced Sunday, Aug. 22, and will play in the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 27, reports Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

RB | Clifton Smith | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Clifton Smith (knee) is expected to return to the field later this week, reports Stephen Holder, of the St. Petersburg Times. Smith is dealing with a rare sort of inflammation that has been likened to gout. It appears it is not completely clear what is causing the inflammation, but it is subsiding.

RB | Ahmad Bradshaw | New York Giants | Injury, Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
New York Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw (ankles, feet) looks to be fully recovered from offseason surgeries on his feet and ankles, reports Ralph Vacchiano, of The New York Daily News. While everyone is ready to anoint him the team's No. 1 running back, Vacchiano doesn't sound as convinced. He noted just because Bradshaw has had a few good weeks over the summer, the Giants may not suddenly be ready to give him 15 carries per game. Provided RB Brandon Jacobs (neck) isn't seriously injured, Vacchiano still sees him as the team's No. 1 back that sees the early carries and most carries overall. Bradshaw has just carried the ball 253 times in his three-year career, while Jacobs has more than 200 carries in each of the last three seasons.

RB | Marshawn Lynch | Buffalo Bills | Injury, Fantasy
Buffalo Bills RB Marshawn Lynch (ankle) did not practice Sunday, Aug. 22, reports Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com.

RB | Fred Jackson | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson (wrist) did not practice Sunday, Aug. 22, reports Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com.

RB | Steven Jackson | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams RB Steven Jackson (back) only took part in the team's first offensive series Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Jim Thomas, of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Jackson, who rushed for 20 yards on four carries, said it felt good to be on the field with the starters so he could work on his chemistry and tempo with them.

RB | Ladell Betts | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Jon Stinchcomb (shoulder), FS Darren Sharper (knee), RB Ladell Betts (knee), LB Stanley Arnoux (ankle), TE Jimmy Graham (ankle), LB Clint Ingram (knee) and S Usama Young (groin) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Les East, of The Advocate.

RB | DeAngelo Williams | Carolina Panthers | Fantasy
Carolina Panthers RB DeAngelo Williams has looked sharp with the work he has seen in the preseason, reports Darin Gantt, of The Charlotte Observer.

RB | Leon Washington | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks RB Leon Washington (leg) made his Seattle debut Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Green Bay Packers, reports The Associated Press. He rushed four times for 19 yards, including an 11-yard touchdown run.

RB | Jonathan Dwyer | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers RB Jonathan Dwyer (shoulder) and DE Steve McClendon (knee) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Gerry Dulac, of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

RB | Montario Hardesty | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns rookie RB Montario Hardesty (knee) still had his right knee heavily wrapped Saturday, Aug. 21, when he remained out of the team's second preseason game, reports Mary Kay Cabot, of The Cleveland Plain Dealer. Hardesty, however, said he plans to be back in action next week.

RB | Kevin Smith | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions RB Kevin Smith (knee) saw some action Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Denver Broncos. He rushed three times for six yards and caught two passes for 13 yards in the game.

RB | Knowshon Moreno | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos RB Knowshon Moreno (hamstring) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Detroit Lions.

RB | Matt Forte | Chicago Bears | Fantasy
Chicago Bears RB Matt Forte showed signs of his rookie season Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Oakland Raiders. He broke off an 89-yard touchdown run and finished the game with five carries for 109 yards rushing.

RB | Steve Slaton | Houston Texans | Fantasy
Houston Texans RB Steve Slaton had five carries for 19 yards and one catch for minus-four yards Saturday, Aug. 21, against the New Orleans Saints. The good news is Slaton did not fumble the football during the game. Slaton was also used on kickoff returns, where he had two for 44 yards.

RB | Marion Barber III | Dallas Cowboys | Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys RB Marion Barber III remains listed as the team's No. 1 running back ahead of RB Felix Jones on their official website's depth chart.

RB | Derrick Ward | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Derrick Ward (concussion) suffered a concussion Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Kansas City Chiefs, reports PewterReport.com.

RB | Danny Ware | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants RB Danny Ware (concussion) suffered a concussion during the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, and will not return to the game, reports Bart Hubbuch, of the New York Post.

RB | Rashard Mendenhall | Pittsburgh Steelers | Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Bruce Arians said he expects to use RB Rashard Mendenhall as a receiver out of the backfield more often than he did last season, according to Mark Kaboly, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.


Wide Receiver

WR | Javon Walker | Free Agent | Free Agents
The Minnesota Vikings are planning to sign free-agent WR Javon Walker (Raiders) Monday, Aug. 23, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter, according to a source close to the situation.

WR | Chaz Schilens | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders WR Chaz Schilens (foot) could see some time in the team's third preseason game, according to Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.

WR | Steve Johnson | Buffalo Bills | Fantasy
Buffalo Bills WR Steve Johnson has a firm grip on the team's No. 2 wide receiver job, according to CBSSports.com. Johnson, however, must continue to focus on details, according to head coach Chan Gailey.

WR | Pierre Garcon | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts WR Pierre Garcon (undisclosed) returned to practice Sunday, Aug. 22, and should play in the team's third preseason game, according to Phil Richards, of The Indianapolis Star. Garcon has missed both preseason games with an undisclosed injury.

WR | Marcus Easley | Buffalo Bills | Injury
The Buffalo Bills have placed WR Marcus Easley (knee) on Injured Reserve, according to Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

WR | Jaymar Johnson | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Transaction
The Minnesota Vikings have placed WR Jaymar Johnson (thumb) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2010 season, reports The Associated Press.

WR | Percy Harvin | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings WR Percy Harvin (migraine) is expected to be back on the field for the team's practice Tuesday, Aug. 24, reports The Associated Press.

WR | Dez Bryant | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant (ankle) appears unlikely to play in the team's preseason, reports David Moore, of The Dallas Morning News. Bryant has not been cleared to resume practice. Head coach Wade Phillips said he does not expect Bryant to practice with the team at some point this week and added, "They (training staff) told me the first game."

WR | Mike Sims-Walker | Jacksonville Jaguars | Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Mike Sims-Walker said he was more focused Saturday, Aug. 21, after struggling in the team's preseason opener, reports Jeff Elliott, of The Florida Times-Union. Sims-Walker said, "I think I came out a little sluggish last week, and I wasn't satisfied with my play. I was a little anxious and the speed of the game picked up on me a little bit. It seems like I wasn't myself. So when I came out here tonight, I probably did have a little chip on my shoulder because you never want to start anything bad, especially the preseason. I took things a little personal tonight. I made a point to come out here, stay focused and let the game come to me and make some plays."

WR | James Hardy | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills LB Kawika Mitchell (undisclosed), OG Eric Wood (leg), OT Demetrius Bell (leg), WR James Hardy (undisclosed), TE Shawn Nelson (undisclosed), DT Kyle Williams (hand) and DL Marcus Stroud (undisclosed) did not participate in the team's morning practice Sunday, Aug. 22, reports BuffaloBills.com's Chris Brown.

WR | Brandon Jones | Seattle Seahawks | Transaction, Free Agents
The Seattle Seahawks have signed free-agent WR Brandon Jones (49ers), reports ESPN.com's John Clayton, citing a source. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

WR | Jeremy Maclin | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, Philadelphia Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin (shoulder) practiced Sunday, Aug. 22, reports Geoff Mosher, of The Wilmington News Journal.

WR | Jeremy Horne | Kansas City Chiefs | Fantasy
Kansas City Chiefs rookie WR Jeremy Horne was thrown into the mix with the first-string offense Saturday, Aug. 21, and caught a 6-yard touchdown, reports Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star. While Horne has a long way to go to be a regular contributor, he is showing he has plenty of ability for the team to find a way to work with.

WR | James Jones | Green Bay Packers | Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers WR James Jones has held onto the No. 3 receiver role ahead of WR Jordy Nelson because he has been more reliable, reports Tom Silverstein, of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The team's coaches feel Jones is catching the ball better and playing faster.

WR | Steve Smith | Carolina Panthers | Injury, Fantasy
Carolina Panthers WR Steve Smith (arm) went through pre-game warm-ups Saturday, Aug. 21, and caught a few passes, but did not dress for the game, reports Darin Gantt, of The Charlotte Observer.

WR | Donald Driver | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers WR Donald Driver (calf) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, due to a sore calf, reports The Associated Press.

WR | Demetrius Williams | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens WR Demetrius Williams (ankle) suffered a sprained right ankle Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Edward Lee, of The Baltimore Sun. The injury is not believed to be serious. Williams said he plans to return to practice soon, as he cannot afford to miss any time while battling for a roster spot.

WR | Eric Decker | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos rookie WR Eric Decker (foot) made his debut Saturday, Aug. 21, and finished the game with five receptions for 66 yards.

WR | Brandon Marshall | Miami Dolphins | Fantasy
Miami Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall had a strong preseason outing against the Jacksonville Jaguars Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Jeff Darlington, of The Miami Herald. Marshall, who had one drop during the game, caught four passes for 65 yards.

WR | Adrian Arrington | New Orleans Saints | Injury, Depth Chart Tidbit
New Orleans Saints WR Adrian Arrington (shoulder), who is fighting for a roster spot, had a team-high 71 yards receiving on three catches, including a 18-yard touchdown reception against the Houston Texans Saturday, Aug. 21.

WR | Jacoby Jones | Houston Texans | Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
Houston Texans WR Jacoby Jones, who is competing for a starting job, had two receptions for 29 yards Saturday, Aug. 21, against the New Orleans Saints. His competition, WR Kevin Walter, had one catch for 32 yards in the game.

WR | Michael Jenkins | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons WR Michael Jenkins (shoulder) could be healthy enough for the start of the regular season, according to The Associated Press.

WR | Lance Moore | New Orleans Saints | Fantasy
New Orleans Saints WR Lance Moore has been playing "fantastic" lately for the team, according to Saints WRs coach Curtis Johnson, reports Les East, of The Advocate. Moore has been healthy during training camp and seeing extra work due to injuries at the receiver position. "When he's healthy, he plays fantastic. He's healthy and he's playing fantastic now. I think he really took care of himself this offseason and golly, boy, he's playing well so far," Johnson said. Moore said it has been a long time since he has felt as good as he does right now.

WR | Devery Henderson | New Orleans Saints | Depth Chart Tidbit, Fantasy
New Orleans Saints WRs Marques Colston and Devery Henderson are likely to be the team's starting receivers again this season, reports Les East, of The Advocate.

WR | Vincent Jackson | San Diego Chargers | Free Agents, Fantasy
The San Diego Chargers have received interested from at least three teams about acquiring restricted free-agent WR Vincent Jackson, but the team has allowed only the Seattle Seahawks to negotiate with Jackson, according to Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.


Tight End

TE | Brandon Pettigrew | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions TE Brandon Pettigrew (knee) played against the Denver Broncos Saturday, Aug. 21. Pettigrew is returning from a severe knee injury last season. He finished the game with zero receptions.

TE | Jermichael Finley | Green Bay Packers | Fantasy
Green Bay Packers TE Jermichael Finley had four catches for 48 yards, including a 12-yard touchdown reception, reports The Associated Press. "He's tough to guard. He's a great player. He's going to be a big part of our offense. Anytime I get the ball, I'll look for him," QB Aaron Rodgers said following the game.

TE | Greg Olsen | Chicago Bears | Fantasy
Chicago Bears TE Greg Olsen had a team-high three receptions for 26 yards Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Oakland Raiders.


Place Kicker

PK | Josh Brown | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams PK Josh Brown (hip) returned to action Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Jim Thomas, of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. He kicked the ball seven times in the first quarter despite the team planning to take it easy with him.

PK | Kris Brown | Houston Texans | Depth Chart Tidbit
Houston Texans PK Kris Brown hit his only field goal attempt for 43 yards and his single extra point attempt Saturday, Aug. 21, against the New Orleans Saints. PK Neil Rackers was also perfect, hitting a 52-yard field goal and his only extra point attempt.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Jon Stinchcomb | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Jon Stinchcomb (shoulder), FS Darren Sharper (knee), RB Ladell Betts (knee), LB Stanley Arnoux (ankle), TE Jimmy Graham (ankle), LB Clint Ingram (knee) and S Usama Young (groin) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Les East, of The Advocate.

OT | Russell Okung | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks OT Russell Okung (ankle) is on a week-to-week basis after suffering an ankle injury Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. X-rays were negative and he will undergo an MRI. It may be a high ankle sprain.

OT | Trent Williams | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins OT Trent Williams (arm) suffered an arm injury during the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, and has his arm in a sling, reports Rick Maese, of The Washington Post.

OT | Andre Smith | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals OT Andre Smith (foot) said his foot felt fine during the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 20, but said he needs to work on his technique after struggling at times during the game, according Bengals.com's Geoff Hobson. "I have to stay square," Smith said. "I just have to work on my technique. I've got to work on my pass sets, my footwork on run blocking. It could have gone better, but I'll get more work with the coaches. It was my third day of practicing."

OT | Marcus McNeill | San Diego Chargers | Free Agents
The San Diego Chargers have placed restricted free-agent OT Marcus McNeill on the roster exempt list, which means he will not be able to play until the fourth game after the date he signs, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune. Preseason games would count toward the four games if he signs before the start of the season.


Guard

OG | Rich Seubert | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants OG Rich Seubert (hand) will practice without any limitations padding on his injured hand and is expected to play in the team's third preseason game, according to Mike Garafolo, of The Star-Ledger.

OG | Todd Herremans | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles OG Todd Herremans (foot) will return to the team's lineup for their third preseason game Friday, Aug. 27, reports The Associated Press.

OG | Kyle Kosier | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys OG Kyle Kosier (knee) likely will not be ready for the start of the regular season and the team is preparing for Kosier to miss at least the first two games, a source told Clarence E. Hill Jr., of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.


Offensive Line

OL | Nick Kaczur | New England Patriots | Injury
New England Patriots OG Nick Kaczur (back) recently underwent surgery on his back and could miss the entire season, sources told Ian Rapoport, of the Boston Herald. There has been no determination on whether Kaczur will miss the season.


Defensive Line

DL | Albert Haynesworth | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins DT Albert Haynesworth (illness) has been diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis, a condition that causes the rapid breakdown of skeletal muscle because of injury to muscle tissue, reports The Washington Post's Jason Reid and Rick Maese, citing three people familiar with the situation. Haynesworth was able to play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, which means he has likely recovered from the condition, according to experts. However, those experts warn that if Haynesworth was suffering from rhabdomyolsis, he might not have been in the proper shape to participate in the team's training camp. Haynesworth lashed out after the team's game Saturday, saying the Redskins are underplaying the severity of the medical condition that caused him to sit out practices.

DL | Kentwan Balmer | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks DE Kentwan Balmer (ankle, knee) and CB Kelly Jennings (elbow) were injured Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. Both will undergo an MRI.

DL | Richard Seymour | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders DL Richard Seymour (triceps) sat out of the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.


Linebacker

LB | Brandon Siler | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers LB Brandon Siler (foot) should be able to play in the team's next preseason game after X-rays on his foot shown that the foot is fine, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.

LB | Shawne Merriman | San Diego Chargers | Injury
The San Diego Chargers are being cautious with LB Shawne Merriman (Achilles') to make sure his Achilles' tendon injury is fully healed before letting him return to practice, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.

LB | Brian Urlacher | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears LB Brian Urlacher (calf) is not believed to be serious enough to prevent him from starting Week 1, reports Neil Hayes, of the Chicago Sun-Times. Urlacher suffered a strained calf muscle Saturday, Aug. 21, and did not return to the team's preseason game.

LB | Keith Brooking | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys LB Keith Brooking (shoulder) suffered a mild sprain of the AC joint in his right shoulder during the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Calvin Watkins, of ESPNDallas.com. He was replaced in the game by LB Sean Lee. Brooking will likely miss the rest of the preseason as a precaution, and he will be evaluated day-to-day in terms of participating in practice.

LB | Nick Barnett | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers LB Nick Barnett (knee) is having recurring soreness in his surgically repaired knee, reports Tom Silverstein, of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Barnett did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Seattle Seahawks.

LB | Danny Clark | Houston Texans | Injury
Houston Texans LB Danny Clark (knee) suffered a knee injury Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Nick Scurfield, of HoustonTexans.com.

LB | Keith Bulluck | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants LB Keith Bulluck (knee) and FS Kenny Phillips (knee) will play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, according to Mike Garafolo, of The Star-Ledger.

LB | Jordon Dizon | Detroit Lions | Injury, Transaction
Detroit Lions LB Jordon Dizon (knee) has cleared waivers and has been placed on Injured Reserve, ending his 2010 season, according to MLive.com's Tom Kowalski.


Cornerback

CB | Lardarius Webb | Baltimore Ravens | Injury, Transaction
The Baltimore Ravens have activated CB Lardarius Webb (knee) from the Physically Unable to Perform list after he passed a physical, according to Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com. He took part in individual drills during practice Monday, Aug. 23, and was able to run, cut and jump without incident.

CB | Ron Bartell | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams CB Ron Bartell (ankle, head, neck) returned for the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, but he was shaken up in the second quarter when he took a blow to the back of his head and neck, reports Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Bartell was able to return for the next series and finish the half.

CB | Darrelle Revis | New York Jets | Fantasy
The New York Jets will likely announce a new deal with CB Darrelle Revis Wednesday, Aug. 25, reports The Dallas Morning News' Tim Cowlishaw.

CB | Charles Woodson | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers CB Charles Woodson (hip) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, due to a mild hip flexor, reports The Associated Press.

CB | Nnamdi Asomugha | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders CB Nnamdi Asomugha (illness) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Chicago Bears, reports Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.

CB | Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie | Arizona Cardinals | Injury
Arizona Cardinals CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (knee) said he still hasn't regained his extra burst since having offseason knee surgery, reports Bob McManaman, of The Arizona Republic. He said he is about "99.3 percent" recovered.

CB | Dunta Robinson | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons RB Jason Snelling (undisclosed), CB Dunta Robinson (hamstring) and SS William Moore (groin) participated in practice Saturday, Aug. 21, reports CBSSports.com. Robinson and Moore are expected to play in the team's next preseason game.


Strong Safety

SS | Gerald Sensabaugh | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys SS Gerald Sensabaugh (shoulder) suffered a subluxation in his left shoulder during the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, and could be out for three to four weeks, reports ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins. S Barry Church replaced him in the game. Sensabaugh's agent, Kevin Conner, said he is asking orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews to review the MRI results. Sensabaugh will miss the rest of the preseason.

SS | Chris Horton | Washington Redskins | Injury, Depth Chart Tidbit
Washington Redskins S Chris Horton could step into the starting lineup at free safety to replace injured FS Kareem Moore (knee), reports Jason Reid, of The Washington Post.


Free Safety

FS | Jairus Byrd | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills FS Jairus Byrd (groin), LB Reggie Torbor (undisclosed), TE Derek Schouman (knee) and WR Marcus Easley (leg) sat out the team's morning practice Sunday, Aug. 22, reports Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com.

FS | Gibril Wilson | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said the team will know later this week how serious the injury was S Gibril Wilson (knee) suffered, reports Joe Reedy, of The Cincinnati Enquirer. "Indications are it's not likely we'll have him," Lewis said.

FS | Darren Sharper | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Jon Stinchcomb (shoulder), FS Darren Sharper (knee), RB Ladell Betts (knee), LB Stanley Arnoux (ankle), TE Jimmy Graham (ankle), LB Clint Ingram (knee) and S Usama Young (groin) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Les East, of The Advocate.

FS | Louis Delmas | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions S Louis Delmas (groin) did not play Saturday, Aug. 21, against the Denver Broncos, reports Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com. Delmas said he isn't close to being full speed, and the team is taking it slow with him so it will help them long term.

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