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Kaare Vedvik’s two field goal misses concern Mike Zimmer

The Vikings thought they finally had solved their kicking issues when they traded for Kaare Vedvik. They haven’t. Vikings coach Mike Zimmer called his concern level “high” after Vedvik missed two field goals Saturday. “Since we brought Vedvik in, [Matt] Wile’s been punting good, and [Dan] Bailey’s been kicking good,’’ Zimmer said, via Chris Tomasson [more]

Robert Griffin III still projected to be ready for regular season

The Ravens have had to go through most of training camp without their backup quarterback, but they think he’ll be back in time for them to hopefully not need him. Via Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com, Ravens coach John Harbaugh said Robert Griffin III was still on schedule to be ready for the regular season. Griffin [more]

Carli Lloyd “got some inquiries” after making 55-yard field goal

Chicago Bears, we are looking at you. U.S. soccer star Carli Lloyd tells SI.com that she “got some inquiries” after banging a 55-yard field goal through skinny uprights after a Ravens-Eagles joint practice earlier this week. “There’s been some interesting chatter about it,” Lloyd said, via NJ.com. “I think anything is possible. It’s been really [more]

Report: Paul Worrilow retires, day after signing with Ravens

Paul Worrilow has decided not to join the Ravens after all. Less than 24 hours after the Ravens announced the signing of Worrilow, a free agent linebacker, he decided to retire, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Worrilow missed the entire 2018 season with a torn ACL and wasn’t able to get on the [more]

Ravens announce Paul Worrilow signing

The Ravens brought linebacker Paul Worrilow in for a physical on Friday as a precursor to signing him and Worrilow got the green light from the medical department. An official announcement of the deal came on Friday afternoon. There was no corresponding move needed to get him on the 90-man roster. Worrilow missed last season [more]

Looking at the games with the strangest field conditions

Thursday night’s Canadian conversion rate playing surface in Winnipeg on Thursday night ranks among the strangest over field conditions ever seen in a preseason game. But there have been far stranger field conditions in games that count. On Friday, Chris Simms and I drafted the strangest field conditions in NFL history. After determining the coin [more]

Justin Hunter healthy, scheduling workouts

Justin Hunter doesn’t want teams to forget he’s out there, so he’s meeting with a bunch of them in hopes of finding a job. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com, the former Steelers wideout is working out for a group of teams including, the Jets, Texans, Patriots, Ravens, and Washington. They might go better now, [more]

John Harbaugh: Marquise Brown “didn’t really flinch” in first NFL game action

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said earlier this week that wide receiver Marquise Brown has “a ways to go” after foot surgery led to a delayed start to his training camp this summer. Brown made some progress on Thursday by suiting up for and playing in his first preseason game. Brown caught a seven-yard pass [more]

Report: Ravens intend to sign Paul Worrilow

The Ravens played the Eagles on Thursday night and they’re expected to sign a former member of the Eagles on Friday. Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com reports that the Ravens are bringing linebacker Paul Worrilow in on Friday with the intention of signing him to their 90-man roster. The deal is pending a physical and passing [more]

Ravens win 16th straight preseason game, for what it’s worth

Ravens coach John Harbaugh has a 104-72 record in 11 regular seasons, a .591 winning percentages that makes him one of the better coaches in the NFL. But he has a 36-12 record (.750) in preseason games, which pretty much makes him the King of August. The Ravens won their 16th straight exhibition game last night, [more]

Josh McCown looked like the veteran he is

Who needs practice? Josh McCown came out of retirement, and five days later, he led the Eagles on two scoring drives. McCown, 40, relieved Cody Kessler after two drives in the first quarter and played late into the third quarter before Clayton Thorson replaced him. The game was called in the fourth quarter because of [more]

Jets sign Quincy Adeboyejo, waive J.J. Jones

The Jets signed receiver Quincy Adeboyejo on Thursday, the team announced. They waived receiver J.J. Jones in a corresponding move. Adeboyejo signed with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2017. He appeared in one game during his rookie season. A leg injury caused him to spend last season on the physically unable to [more]

It doesn’t appear Carson Wentz will play tonight

Eagles quarterbacks have taken the field to begin throwing before pregame warmups for tonight’s third preseason game. Josh McCown, Cody Kessler and Clayton Thorson are on the field, John Clark of NBCPhiladelphia.com reports. Carson Wentz isn’t. Thus, it would come as a surprise if Wentz saw action tonight. That would mean Wentz ends the preseason [more]

Jets working out Quincy Adeboyejo

The Jets had wide receiver Dontrelle Inman in for a visit before he signed with the Chargers this week and they’re continuing to look at available options at wideout. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Jets are working out Quincy Adeboyejo. Adeboyejo signed with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2017 [more]

Doug Pederson prefers joint practices to preseason games

Add Doug Pederson to the list of coaches who think the current preseason set-up isn’t conducive to preparation for the regular season. The Eagles coach said he gets more from joint practices — like the ones he’s having with the Ravens this week — than he will from Thursday’s game or any other preseason game. [more]

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