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Jaguars | Beau Blankenship waived

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:21:00 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars placed RB Beau Blankenship the no-recall waivers list Wednesday, July 23.

Browns | Three waived

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:16:47 -0700

The Cleveland Browns placed CB Royce Adams, LB Brandon Magee and WR Conner Vernon on the no-recall waivers list Wednesday, July 23.

Packers | Cut Shaun Lewis

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:16:28 -0700

The Green Bay Packers cut LB Shaun Lewis Wednesday, July 23.

Browns | Terrance West disputes reports; NFL confirms NFI placement

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:13:10 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns RB Terrance West (undisclosed) said on his Twitter page that he passed his conditioning test and people need to "stop making up your own stories." Per the NFL's official transaction log, West was indeed placed on the non-football injury list.

Panthers | Sign Kevin Matthews

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:10:02 -0700

The Carolina Panthers signed C Kevin Matthews (Titans) Wednesday, July 23. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Panthers | Jared Wheeler cut

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:08:03 -0700

The Carolina Panthers cut OL Jared Wheeler Wednesday, July 23.

Colts | Stanley Havili placed on PUP

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:02:56 -0700

Indianapolis Colts FB Stanley Havili (undisclosed) was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Wednesday, July 23.

Redskins | No practice for Jason Hatcher Thursday

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:58:37 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins DT Jason Hatcher (knee) will not participate in practice Thursday, July 24.

Patriots | No one placed on PUP

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:54:42 -0700

All New England Patriots players who reported to training camp Wednesday, July 23, passed their physicals and conditioning tests. No one was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

Buccaneers | More on Carl Nicks

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:52:47 -0700

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Carl Nicks (toe) has been cleared to practice, but will need to pass a physical Thursday, July 23. Nicks also needs to work on his conditioning, according to general manager Jason Licht.

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Buccaneers | Three to compete for No. 3 wide receiver job

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:52:07 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Robert Herron, WR Louis Murphy and WR Chris Owusu will all compete for the No. 3 WR job, according to general manager Jason Licht.

Browns | Terrance West reportedly passed conditioning test

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:50:48 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns RB Terrance West (undisclosed) will begin training camp on the non-football injury list, according to a source. However, he has passed his conditioning test, per reports.

Chiefs | More Jamaal Charles details

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:47:38 -0700

Updating an ongoing story, Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles will earn $8.3 million in 2014.

Chiefs | Jamaal Charles statistical note

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:44:53 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles is the only player in NFL history to have four receiving touchdowns and one or more rushing score in the same game.

Ravens | Steve Smith impressing

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:40:09 -0700

Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith's hands have impressed Ravens QB Joe Flacco. "Just his natural ability to catch the ball with his hands," Flacco said. "He catches everything with his hands, and he does a great job doing it."

FANTASY TIP: Smith is a viable WR4 but can be had at the cost of a No. 5. He will be a weekly flex play consideration for deeper leagues.

Buccaneers | Continuing contract talks with Gerald McCoy

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:34:49 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy is continuing to talk contract extension with the team, but there is no timetable to get a deal done.

Lions | Ziggy Ansah placed on PUP list

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:34:17 -0700

Detroit Lions DE Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) will start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform List, according to a league source.

Browns | Terrance West on NFI list

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:32:54 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Terrance West (undisclosed) will begin training camp on the non-football injury list, according to a source.

FANTASY TIP: West will battle RB Ben Tate for playing time, so monitor the rookie's status closely.

NFL | Running backs compensation note

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:26:51 -0700

Only Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson will make more money than Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles, among their positional peers, following Charles' two-year extension.

Lions | Golden Tate placed on PUP list

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:25:39 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate (undisclosed) will start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform List, according to a league source.

FANTASY TIP: Tate did not practice at all during minicamp with an undisclosed injury, and it appears that issue is still bothering him. Check back when there is more information on the extent of the injury.

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