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Week 15 injury report roundup

Week 15 of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Ravens and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster: No setback with knee, but I’ve gotta take it slow

Hopes that wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster would return to the Steelers lineup diminished over the course of the week. Smith-Schuster went from a full participant in Wednesday’s practice to limited on Thursday and not practicing at all on Friday due to the knee injury that’s kept him out of the last four games. On Friday, [more]

Report: JuJu Smith-Schuster aggravated knee injury

The Steelers downgraded wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster on the injury report yesterday, and now apparently won’t have him Sunday night against the Bills. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Smith aggravated his knee injury in yesterday’s practice and it doesn’t appear that he’ll play this week. Smith-Schuster had practiced fully on Wednesday, but yesterday’s report [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster drops to limited participation Thursday

Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster was a full participant in Wednesday’s practice, but he didn’t follow that up with another full session on Thursday. Smith-Schuster, who has missed the last three games with a knee injury, was downgraded to limited participation as the team continued preparing to face the Bills on Sunday night. Aditi Kinkhabwala [more]

NFL announces nominees for Walter Payton Man of the Year Award

The NFL has announced this year’s nominees for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award given each year to a player based on their philanthropic and community work. There’s one nominee per team, each of whom will receive a donation of up to $50,000 to a charity of their choice. The winner of the [more]

Bills return to Sunday Night Football “a long time coming”

The Bills had not made the playoffs since 1999 when they advanced to the Wild Card round after Sean McDermott’s first season as head coach in 2017. McDermott has the team on the doorstep of another trip to the postseason and one win in the final three weeks of the season will officially book that [more]

Edmunds brothers will be first brother trio to play in same NFL game since 1927

Sunday night’s Bills-Steelers game will be a special night for the Edmunds family. Bills linebacker Tremaine Edmunds, Steelers safety Terrell Edmunds and Steelers running back Trey Edmunds will all be on the field, and that will make them the first trio of brothers to play in the same NFL game in 92 years. According to [more]

Steelers expect JuJu Smith-Schuster, James Conner to practice this week

A report on Monday indicated that Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster is eyeing this Sunday’s game against the Bills as the time to return to game action after missing the last three contests with a knee injury. Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin isn’t ready to specuate about the chances that Smith-Schuster plays, but he does [more]

Five teams can clinch playoff berths in Week 15

Three teams have booked passage to the playoffs and five more can join them before Week 15 comes to an end. Two of those teams play in the AFC East. Per the NFL, both the Patriots and Bills will wrap up playoff spots if they win this weekend. The Patriots will be in Cincinnati and [more]

Steelers may catch a break if Ravens rest starters in Week 17

The Steelers are currently the No. 6 seed in the AFC playoff picture, and they’re right on the playoff bubble: Win at least two of their remaining three games and they’re in. Lose two and they’re probably out. Given that two of their final three opponents — the Bills and Ravens — have better records [more]

AFC playoff picture: Week 15 to spotlight AFC South, Wild Card races

When the NFL scheduled the Texans and Titans to play twice in the final three weeks of the season, it couldn’t have known that the divisional race would come down to those matchups. That’s how things have worked out, though. The Texans have gone 4-3 over their last seven games while the Titans have gone [more]

Josh Allen: Bills won’t let one game define us

Bills quarterback Josh Allen had one of the best games of his career against the Cowboys on Thanksgiving, but memories of that effort faded as Sunday’s game against the Ravens unfolded. The Ravens threw blitz after blitz at Allen and many of them got home. Allen took six sacks and 12 hits over the course [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster eyeing a return next week

The Steelers have been rolling along all season without key parts, but could be getting a major one back soon. Via Adam Schefter of ESPN, Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster “is eyeing a return” for next Sunday’s game against the Bills. Smith-Schuster has missed the last three games with a knee injury. The Steelers have [more]

Ravens “fighting for bigger goals” after clinching playoff berth

The Ravens know they are going to the playoffs after beating the Bills 24-17 on Sunday, but they also know that isn’t the goal they’ve set for themselves this season. Cornerback Marcus Peters said the team is “fighting for bigger goals” and head coach John Harbaugh said the team “expected that” much this season. Linebacker [more]

Ravens clinch playoff berth in 24-17 win

The Bills defense kept the Ravens offense from catching fire on Sunday and their offense found its footing with enough time left to give them a chance to tie in the final minutes, but the AFC’s top team held on. Josh Allen threw three straight incompletions after the Bills moved the ball into the red [more]

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