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T.J. Hockenson had season-ending thumb surgery

Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson will have to wait until 2022 for his next catch. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Hockenson had season-ending thumb surgery on Thursday morning. Hockenson did not play last Sunday because of the injury. Hockenson started the first 12 games of the season for the Lions. The 2019 first-round pick […]

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Did Jaguars report Josh Lambo’s claim to the NFL?

Urban Meyer is gone, but an item of business that first emerged publicly on Wednesday may cause a lingering issue for the Jaguars. It’s unclear whether the Jaguars reported to the NFL the claim made by former kicker Josh Lambo that he’d been kicked by Meyer. The Personal Conduct Policy contains no ambiguity. “Clubs and […]

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Greg Roman: Whether Lamar Jackson plays on Sunday could go “down to the wire”

Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson did not practice on Wednesday and he may not practice on Thursday with the ankle injury suffered in last week’s loss to the Browns. But according to offensive coordinator Greg Roman, Jackson is doing everything he can to get back on the field as quickly as possible. “He’s getting treatment around […]

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Joe Burrow: Every game is a must-win if we want to make the playoffs

The Bengals came close but couldn’t complete a comeback last week against the 49ers. That meant the team went from 7-5 and in position to claim one of the AFC’s three Wild Card slots to 7-6 and the conference’s No. 9 seed. Quarterback Joe Burrow is still dealing with a pinky injury on his throwing […]

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Panthers expect to see Josh Allen Sunday

Bills quarterback Josh Allen is dealing with a sprained foot, but the Panthers aren’t expecting to see Mitchell Trubisky in Buffalo on Sunday. Allen was listed as a limited participant on Wednesday’s injury report and said that his foot is feeling “quite a bit better” than it did when he first hurt it last Sunday. […]

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NFL shifts Cardinals-Cowboys Week 17 game to the late afternoon window

The Cardinals will be in Dallas in Week 17 and the game between current NFC division leaders was moved to a later kickoff on Thursday. The game was originally scheduled to get underway at 1 p.m. ET, but will now start at 4:25 p.m. ET. The game will be televised on FOX and could be […]

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Sam Darnold not cleared for contact

The Panthers designated quarterback Sam Darnold for return from injured reserve on Wednesday, but any return to the active roster isn’t coming in the near future. Head coach Matt Rhule told reporters that “it’s good for Sam to start to get out there and practice with his teammates and do some drills,” but the drills […]