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Rams lose Jake Funk, Johnny Mundt for the year

The Rams lost tight end Johnny Mundt and running back Jake Funk to season-ending injuries, Sean McVay announced Monday. Mundt tore an anterior cruciate ligament and Funk tore a hamstring. The Rams will place both on season-ending injured reserve. “It’s a bummer for both of those guys,” McVay said, via Stu Jackson of the team [more]

Pete Carroll on Twitter spats: We’ve tried to discourage our guys from communicating that way

Seahawks receiver D.K. Metcalf and Hall of Fame tight end Shannon Sharpe got into a back and forth on Twitter earlier today. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll wishes it hadn’t happened. “In general, I don’t know why anybody would want to communicate that way, openly,” Carroll told reporters. “You can always call people and talk to [more]

Pete Carroll: Russell Wilson doing everything possible to get back sooner than expected

Russell Wilson went through a workout before Sunday night’s game. The Seahawks quarterback simulated a series of plays, huddling by himself and going through the motions without throwing the ball. He was ever present during the game, too, standing next to head coach Pete Carroll, consulting with Geno Smith, using a tablet to review the [more]

Seahawks have not reached out to Colin Kaepernick

The NFL’s 32 teams have successfully shunned Colin Kaepernick long enough to make it ridiculous to even consider the possibility of adding him to a team at this point. To further confirm that the ship has sailed on Kaepernick’s NFL career, the Seahawks did not contact Kaepernick when the sudden need for a quarterback arose. [more]

D.K. Metcalf bristles at criticism from Shannon Sharpe over failing to get out of bounds

Last night’s bizarre decision to review whether Seahawks receiver D.K. Metcalf caught the ball before fumbling it helped deflect from Metcalf’s bizarre decision to not get out of bounds after catching it. But not completely. Hall of Fame tight end Shannon Sharpe called out Metcalf, claiming that Metcalf was playing “hero ball” by trying to [more]

Dan Campbell: I think we’re going to shake things up here a little bit

The Lions are now the league’s one remaining winless team after Jacksonville beat Miami and Detroit lost to Cincinnati on Sunday. There’s an argument to be made that they shouldn’t be, given the unique, last-second losses the team suffered to the Ravens and the Vikings. But the record is the record and Detroit heads into [more]

MRI shows calf strain for Dak Prescott, “optimistic” for Week Eight

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott went for an MRI on his injured calf on Monday and head coach Mike McCarthy shared the results of that test during a Monday press conference. McCarthy said that the test showed a calf strain for Prescott. The Cowboys have a bye this week and McCarthy said that the team is [more]

Joe Judge: This is definitely going to get better

The Giants got blown out again on Sunday, which dropped their record to 1-5 in what’s beginning to look like another lost season for the NFC East club. That start comes after head coach Joe Judge piloted the Giants to a 6-10 record in 2020 and the overall record has led to a lot of [more]

Sants designate Wil Lutz to return from injured reserve

The Saints have struggled in the kicking game all season, but help appears to be on the way. Per the transaction wire, New Orleans has designated kicker Wil Lutz to return from injured reserve on Monday. Lutz underwent core muscle surgery that’s kept him sidelined since August. The Saints placed him on IR at the [more]

Ravens nearing resolution on Ronnie Stanley’s status, claim Brandon Knight off waivers

Ravens left tackle Ronnie Stanley missed his fifth straight game with an ankle injury on Sunday and head coach John Harbaugh was asked about Stanley’s status at his Monday press conference. Stanley met with doctors a few weeks ago and a decision was made to avoid surgery for the time being. Continued rehab hasn’t appeared [more]

Falcons place Kaleb McGary on COVID-19 list

The Falcons may be without one of their starting offensive linemen as they come off their bye in Week Seven. Atlanta has placed offensive tackle Kaleb McGary on the COVID-19 list, the team announced on Monday. McGary has played every offensive snap for the Falcons this season through the team’s first five games. In his [more]

Buccaneers activate John Molchon off injured reserve

Coming off a long weekend following Thursday’s win over the Eagles, the Buccaneers have made a series of roster moves on Monday. Tampa Bay has activated guard John Molchon off injured reserve. Molchon was designated to return on Sept. 29, so his 21-day window to be activated was just about to close. Molchon was placed [more]

Packers expect David Bakhtiari back at practice this week

Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari is expected to take a step back toward the lineup this week. Head coach Matt LaFleur said at his Monday press conference that he anticipates having Bakhtiari on the practice field this week. That would open a three-week window for him to practice with the team and be placed on [more]

Parris Campbell has potentially season-ending foot injury, T.Y. Hilton “doing fine” on Monday

Colts receiver Parris Campbell has had his first two seasons cut short due to injury. Now the same thing may be happening in his third. Campbell caught a 51-yard touchdown at the end of the first quarter in Indianapolis’ blowout victory over Houston on Sunday. But on that play, Campbell suffered a significant foot injury [more]

Vikings put Patrick Peterson on IR

The Vikings have a bye this week and they won’t have cornerback Patrick Peterson in the lineup when they get back on the field in Week Eight. The team announced that Peterson has been placed on injured reserve Monday. Peterson limped off the field after a pass intended for Panthers wideout DJ Moore fell incomplete [more]

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