Chargers wide receiver Vincent Brown had surgery to repair a broken ankle Sunday, and the team’s hoping he makes it back for the second half of the season. Brown suffered the injury in the third quarter of the preseason game against Dallas Saturday night. According to Michael Gehlken of U-T San Diego, the Chargers plan…
Titans TE Jared Cook and wide receiver Damian Williams have been excused from Saturday’s practice so they can attend the funeral of O.J. Murdock in Tampa, Florida – Tennessean
In an odd twist, today was a historic change in the Raiders as an organization, as for the first time if you can sang a ticket, you can witness practice for the silver and black – Just Blog Baby
Chargers offseason pickup WR WR Eddie Royal is out about 2 weeks with an injured groin, stopping his quick rise as possibly the number one wide out this season for the Bolts – Chargers Gab
New Steelers OC Todd Haley stated on Thursday that he would like QB Ben Roethlisberger calling his own plays on the field, and for him to shoulder more of the calls on the fly – Nice Pick Cowher
On Thursday our beloved Presiden Obama stated on 97.1 The Fan that he would be “pretty nervous” knowing a QB controversy is coming between Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow. The question Friday was sidestepped for the most part by Jets coach Rex Ryan – Newark Star-Ledger
So far so good for Jaguars second-year QB Blaine Gabbert, as first-year head coach Mike Mularkey seems pleased with the steps that Gabbert is making in becoming a solid NFL QB. We shall see. – Big Cat Country
Every year there are players who get glowing coverage early in preseason, creating interest in seeing them back up the hype in preseason games. This year, one of those players has been Eddie Royal. Royal’s work in the slot has generated a lot of positive buzz at Chargers camp, but it will be a while [...]
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Folks covering the team were convinced late last season that coach Norv Turner and G.M. A.J. Smith were on the outs in San Diego. After a 4-1 start, the Chargers dropped six straight games in October and November. While they closed strong with victories in four of their final five, owner Dean Spanos’ January 3…
ENGLEWOOD, COLO. (AP)
Denver Broncos receiver Eddie Royal missed his second straight practice Thursday, still recovering from a concussion.
Royal, who also missed practice time last week with a toe injury, collided with a teammate during a punt return late in Denver’s victory over Minnesota last Sunday.
Coach John Fox said the team was being cautious with Royal and following the league-mandated medical protocols on concussions.
Running back Willis McGahee (knee) also missed his second straight practice Thursday but said he’ll be ready to play Sunday against Chicago.
Left tackle Ryan Clady (knee) was back at practice Thursday after missing Wednesday’s session.
Linebacker Von Miller, who missed last week with a thumb injury, practiced for the second straight day and is expected to play Sunday with a cast over his right thumb.