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Seahawks place Demetrius Knox on injured reserve, add Landon Turner

The Seattle Seahawks placed guard Demetrius Knox on injured reserve on Tuesday after sustaining a quadriceps injury in Sunday night’s preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. The team signed guard Landon Turner to fill the vacancy on the roster. Knox, an undrafted rookie from Ohio State, was injured in the fourth quarter of the game, [more]

Chargers bring back Dontrelle Inman

Dontrelle Inman is back with the team where he had his greatest success. Inman, the wide receiver cut by the Patriots over the weekend, is signing with the Chargers, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media. The 30-year-old Inman played for the Chargers from 2014 to 2017 and had career highs in catches (58), yards [more]

No practice for Andrew Luck this week

With less than three weeks to go until Week One, Colts quarterback Andrew Luck won’t practice this week. Via Zak Keefer of, coach Frank Reich said Tuesday that Luck will continue to be absent from the team’s practices as the regular-season opener approaches. Luck has still practiced only three times since April. Reich explained [more]

Chargers release LS Mike Windt

Mike Windt‘s long run as the Chargers long snapper has come to an end. The Chargers announced Windt’s release on Tuesday. He joined the team in 2010 and appeared in 132 regular season games with the team since coming aboard. Windt also did the long snapping in four postseason games. “While long snapper is often [more]

Melvin Gordon training in California and “waiting on the call”

Melvin Gordon is in California, but not back with the Chargers. The Chargers’ holdout running back told ESPN he is “training rigorously . . . and staying ready to play football.” He would not discuss his contract but said he wants to play football. “Just waiting on the call,” Gordon told ESPN. His phone doesn’t [more]

Derwin James to undergo foot surgery Thursday

Chargers safety Derwin James had a screw inserted in his foot as a freshman at Florida State. Doctors determined the screw bent last week and needs to be removed, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. James’ surgery is set for Thursday in North Carolina, via Schefter, with noted foot surgeon Dr. Robert Anderson repairing James’ [more]

Teddy Bridgewater played despite illness

Fans who paid for tickets to Sunday afternoon’s game in Los Angeles probably were sick after watching mostly backups play. Philip Rivers and Drew Brees were among the stars who watched from the sideline. That left Teddy Bridgewater to start for the Saints. He nearly didn’t and probably shouldn’t have. The Saints backup went 5-for-12 [more]

Chris Clark carted off with air cast

Saints offensive tackle Chris Clark signed last week. He was carted off with an air cast on his right leg Sunday. Clark, 35, was injured with 1:14 left in the first half. He was attempting to block defensive linemen Jerry Tillery, who sacked Taysom Hill before rolling into the back of Clark’s leg. Clark started [more]

Teddy Bridgewater starts again for Saints this week

Teddy Bridgewater got the start at quarterback against his old team in the Saints’ first preseason game and he got the start against Drew Brees‘s old team on Sunday. Brees said during the week that joint practices with the Chargers were “more valuable” to him than a preseason game and it appears head coach Sean [more]

Derwin James to have foot surgery

The Chargers still don’t know when Derwin James will return to the field, but they know it won’t be soon. According to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, the Chargers safety will have surgery to repair the stress fracture in the fifth metatarsal in his right foot. Dr. Robert Anderson will perform the procedure, the James [more]

Anthony Lynn hopes Derwin James returns in 2019 but has no timetable

The Chargers know they will begin the season without safety Derwin James. They don’t know how many games he will miss with a stress fracture of the fifth metatarsal of his right foot. Coach Anthony Lynn said Friday he can’t put a timetable on James’ injury. “I’d like for him to play in 2019, but [more]

Derwin James has stress fracture, out indefinitely

The news didn’t seem good when Derwin James showed up at Chargers practice in a walking boot, and the team has confirmed that he’ll miss an extended time. Via Eric Williams of, the Chargers announced that the All-Pro safety was diagnosed with a stress fracture of the fifth metatarsal of his right foot. The [more]

Report: No Philip Rivers contract talks until after the season

Well, here’s a pretty intriguing PFT headline. With all the talk about Patriots quarterback Tom Brady becoming a free agent after the season, another of the great quarterbacks of the past 20 years is also on track to become a free agent after the season — unless limited by the franchise tag. According to Ian [more]

Report: Derwin James to miss significant time

The injury that has Chargers safety Derwin James in a walking boot is a bad one. James will miss significant time with a foot injury, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. It’s unclear what constitutes “significant,” but it sounds fair to say James is going to be out well into the start of the regular [more]

Derwin James not practicing, in walking boot

The Chargers are missing their leading rusher because money, but they’re suddenly working without a number of other top players for the more conventional reasons. According to Eric Williams of, Chargers safety Derwin James is not practicing today, and was wearing a walking boot on his right leg. That’s the extent of the information [more]

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