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Angels | Not looking at Joel Hanrahan

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:43:18 -0700

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are not among the teams looking at free-agent RP Joel Hanrahan (Red Sox).

Texans | Moving Ricardo Matthews to NT

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:41:42 -0700

The Houston Texans will be moving DE Ricardo Matthews to nose tackle in their 3-4 defensive alignment. Matthews played defensive end during his last four seasons.

Vikings | Still no extension talks with Kyle Rudolph

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:37:16 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph said the team still have not approached him about a possible contract extension. He said he would like to stay with the team but it will be their decision.

Pirates | Jose Tabata injury update

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:29:47 -0700

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (head) left the game early Wednesday, April 16, because he displayed mild concussion-like symptoms.

Lions | Host Jadeveon Clowney

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:28:17 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Detroit Lions hosted South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney for a visit Wednesday, April 16.

Cowboys | Visiting with Zack Martin

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:19:36 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys are visiting with Notre Dame OT Zack Martin Wednesday, April 16.

Cardinals | Joe Kelly out early

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:18:52 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals SP Joe Kelly (hamstring) left the game early with a hamstring injury Wednesday, April 16.

Browns | A.J. McCarron to visit

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:17:08 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are scheduled to meet with Alabama QB A.J. McCarron at some point next week. The team worked out McCarron Wednesday, April 16.

Lions | Meet with two prospects

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:12:26 -0700

The Detroit Lions met with Washington TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Boston College PK Nate Freese Tuesday, April 15.

Lions | RB playing time expected to stay same

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:08:17 -0700

Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi said RBs Reggie Bush and Joique Bell likely will receive similar workloads this upcoming season than they did during the 2013 season. Bush played 54 percent of the offensive snaps in 2013 while Bell participated in 49 percent of the snaps.

FANTASY TIP: Bush and Bell likely will be offensive factors in 2014 as long as they are able to stay healthy. Both could be considered No. 2 or No. 3 running backs for owners this upcoming season based on the matchup.

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Reds | Aroldis Chapman could throw live BP soon

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:55:54 -0700

Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price said RP Aroldis Chapman (face) could be throwing live batting practice by the end of the team's upcoming road trip.

Ravens | D.J. Bryant re-signed

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:53:35 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens have re-signed exclusive rights free-agent LB D.J. Bryant. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Pirates | Jose Tabata leaves early

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:53:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Pirates OF Jose Tabata (undisclosed) is leaving the game early Wednesday, April 16, after slamming into the left field wall while making a catch. His head and shoulder collided with the wall.

FANTASY TIP: Tabata hit the wall extremely hard, but it's unknown if his injury is to his head, shoulder or something else. He walked off the field gingerly with trainers helping him. Travis Snider figures to see increased playing time, depending on the nature of Tabata's injury. Also, the Bucs could bring up prospect Gregory Blanco, who is off to a red hot start in the minors.

Bears | Cheta Ozougwu cut

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:51:05 -0700

The Chicago Bears have waived DE Cheta Ozougwu.

Dolphins | Could have interest in Chris Johnson

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:40:09 -0700

The Miami Dolphins are believed to have some interest in free-agent RB Chris Johnson (Titans).

Falcons | May have interest in Chris Johnson

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:39:43 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons are believed to have some interest in free-agent RB Chris Johnson (Titans).

Redskins | Demarcus Lawrence will visit

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:27:14 -0700

The Washington Redskins are scheduled to meet with Boise State DE Demarcus Lawrence at some point next week.

Redskins | Two OT prospects visiting

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:26:47 -0700

The Washington Redskins are meeting with Virginia OT Morgan Moses and Tennessee OT Antonio Richardson Wednesday, April 16. The team's meeting with both players started Tuesday, April 15.

Redskins | Met with two prospects Tuesday

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:23:47 -0700

The Washington Redskins met with Stanford OT Cameron Fleming and Rutgers WR Brandon Coleman Tuesday, April 15.

Mets | Daisuke Matsuzaka recalled, John Lannan outrighted

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:19:51 -0700

The New York Mets recalled SP Daisuke Matsuzaka from the minors Wednesday, April 16, and outrighted SP John Lannan to Triple-A Las Vegas in a corresponding move. Matsuzaka will pitch out of the bullpen for now.