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Von Miller hopes to return for Week 14 vs. Jets

Bills defensive end Von Miller won’t play on Thursday night against the Patriots. He could play the following Sunday against the Jets.Miller disclosed his status in the latest episode of The VonCast.“I did get hurt,” Miller said. “You know, the news is not the best of news. But it’s definitely not the worst of news. [more]

Chiefs add veteran defensive tackle Brandon Williams for stretch run

Defense still wins championships. Or maybe it helps keeps a team with a great offense from losing them.Regardless, the high-octane Chiefs are adding veteran defensive tackle Brandon Williams to the practice squad as the stretch run approaches, reports Adam Schefter of ESPN.com.Per the report, Wiliams had been waiting for the right opportunity. He agreed to [more]

Matt Ryan will remain Colts’ starting quarterback

The Colts announced on Oct. 24 that Sam Ehlinger would start at quarterback the rest of the season. After Jeff Saturday replaced Frank Reich on Nov. 7, Saturday said Ehlinger remained the starter.Ehlinger was replaced six days later and hasn’t seen the field since.Even though the Colts, at 4-7-1, realistically have nothing left to play [more]

Raheem Mostert clarifies he was not disparaging Jimmy Garoppolo, 49ers’ talent level

Dolphins running back Raheem Mostert clarified his remarks about his former team, which sparked a social media squabble this week.In an interview with Tyler Dunne of GoLongTD.com, Mostert said “we have way more talent here” and that the Dolphins “have a quarterback that can actually sling it.” It was perceived as a slap at the [more]

10 of Deshaun Watson’s accusers plan to attend Sunday’s Browns-Texans game

Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson makes his return to regular-season football on Sunday in Houston, after serving an 11-game suspension for allegations of more than 20 instances of sexual misconduct during massage-therapy sessions. Although nearly all cases have been resolved, some of the accusers aren’t ready to completely move on.Via Juan A. Lozano of the Associated [more]

Failed fourth-down conversion prevents final verdict on Colts’ clock management

Colts coach Jeff Saturday initially expressed no regret for waiting too long to use timeouts at the end of Monday night’s game. More recently, he admitted that he should have used a timeout — specifically when things were in “disarray” after quarterback Matt Ryan‘s scramble on second and 17 with the clock tick-tick-ticking toward 34 [more]

Nathaniel Hackett appreciates Mike Purcell’s passion and understands it

Broncos coach Nathaniel Hackett professed ignorance immediately after Sunday’s game when asked about defensive lineman Mike Purcell yelling in the face of quarterback Russell Wilson. After seeing replays of the exchange, Hackett defended Purcell’s passion.“You want every one of your football players to want to do anything to win, and you want them to hold [more]

Vonn Bell on playing Chiefs: There’s a lot at stake and guys are going to be pumped

The last time the Bengals played the Chiefs, safety Vonn Bell ended Kansas City’s offensive possession in overtime with an interception during the AFC Championship Game.That game was played in Kansas City, but the Bengals and Chiefs had met in Cincinnati a few weeks before — a game the Bengals won with a last-second field [more]

Bill Belichick praises Devin McCourty ahead of 200th regular-season game with Patriots

Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty will play his 200th regular-season game as a Patriot on Thursday night, and coach Bill Belichick praised McCourty for his devotion to the team today.“He puts in a lot of time, puts in a lot of training. He’s in top condition all the time, and he takes care of himself. [more]

Report: Packers to waive Johnathan Abram

Safety Johnathan Abram is headed back to the waiver wire.Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that the Packers are going to waive Abram on Tuesday. Abram joined the team earlier this month when Green Bay claimed him off of waivers from the Raiders.Abram did not play against the Eagles last Sunday night and played just [more]

Mitch Morse, Greg Rousseau, Tremaine Edmunds fully participate in practice again

The Bills were missing left tackle Dion Dawkins and linebacker Von Miller at Tuesday’s practice, but they appear to be on track to get some other players back in the lineup for Thursday’s game against the Patriots.Center Mitch Morse (elbow, ankle), defensive end Greg Rousseau (ankle), linebacker Tremaine Edmunds (groin, heel) and defensive end A.J. [more]

Jeff Saturday wishes he’d called timeout before last third down: “You could tell we were in disarray”

In the immediate aftermath of Monday’s loss to the Steelers, Colts interim head coach Jeff Saturday said he felt like the offense had plenty of time on its final drive and “wasn’t too concerned” about not utilizing a timeout.Upon further review, Saturday’s opinion has changed.“I wish I had that third down back and in all [more]

Mike Tomlin: I don’t have a lot of information about Najee Harris’ status

Steelers running back Najee Harris left Monday night’s win over the Colts with an abdominal injury and his status was one topic of interest at head coach Mike Tomlin’s press conference on Tuesday.Tomlin didn’t have much to say in response to that interest, however. Tomlin was asked if he has long-term concern about Harris and [more]

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