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Falcons announce Isaiah Oliver will miss the rest of the season

The Falcons placed cornerback Isaiah Oliver on injured reserve on Tuesday and he won’t be back with the team this year. Oliver has a knee injury and the Falcons announced on Wednesday that it is a season-ender. Falcons head coach Arthur Smith addressed Oliver’s loss at his Wednesday press conference. “I can’t say enough good [more]

Jets place Hamsah Nasirildeen on IR, promote Isaiah Williams

The Jets placed rookie linebacker Hamsah Nasirildeen on injured reserve Tuesday, the team announced. Offensive lineman Isaiah Williams was promoted from the practice squad to take Nasirildeen’s roster spot. The Jets made Nasirildeen a sixth-round choice in 2021 out of Florida State. He has taken 49 snaps on defense and 71 on special teams. Nasirildeen [more]

Falcons sign Dustin Colquitt, Mike Pennel off practice squad; put Isaiah Oliver, Cam Nizialek on IR

The Falcons announced a handful of roster moves on Tuesday afternoon. The team has signed punter Dustin Colquitt and defensive lineman Mike Pennel off of the practice squad. They will take the roster spots of cornerback Isaiah Oliver and punter Cam Nizialek as they’ve been placed on injured reserve. Colquitt puinted for Pittsburgh and Jacksonville [more]

Ron Rivera: “Nothing is ever done” with Taylor Heinicke

After Washington lost to the Bills in Week Three, their head coach Ron Rivera said that he wants quarterback Taylor Heinicke to be more of a game manager in the future. Sunday’s game against the Falcons called for Heinicke to play a different role. Washington was down 30-22 in the fourth quarter and they needed [more]

Washington escapes Atlanta with a win

In a back-and-forth battle in Atlanta, the Washington Football Team pulled out a last-minute victory in a game that had looked lost. The victory came when Taylor Heinicke hit J.D. McKissic with a short pass that McKissic turned into a spectacular 30-yard touchdown, with a dive into the end zone at the end. That gave [more]

Logan Thomas out with hamstring injury

Washington has lost a key player for the rest of the day as it tries to rally from a 10-0 deficit against the Falcons. The team has ruled out tight end Logan Thomas with a hamstring injury. Thomas ran a deep route in the first quarter. The ball didn’t come his way, but he hobbled [more]

NFL Week Four early inactives: Andy Dalton officially out again for Bears

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. When the Bears announced on Saturday that Justin Fields will be their starter for Sunday’s game against the Lions, they also downgraded Andy Dalton to doubtful with a knee injury. Dalton sat [more]

Washington is expected to have Antonio Gibson in lineup Sunday

Washington running back Antonio Gibson‘s availability for Sunday’s game against the Falcons was cast in some doubt on Thursday when he landed on the injury report. A shin injury led to Gibson missing practice that day, but he was able to return for a limited session on Friday. He was listed as questionable later that [more]

NFL Week Four injury report roundup: Bears taking QB call into the weekend

Week Four of the 2021 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Bengals 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]

Ron Rivera: Curtis Samuel will be “ready to roll” in Week Four

Washington’s offense will get a boost this weekend from a player making his Football Team debut. Head coach Ron Rivera told reporters following Friday’s practice that receiver Curtis Samuel will be activated off injured reserve to play in Sunday’s contest against Atlanta. “He’ll be active, he’ll be ready to roll,” Rivera said, via Rhiannon Walker [more]

Jack Del Rio: Hasn’t been start we wanted on defense, but they don’t give trophies after three weeks

Washington’s defense has been one of the biggest disappointments in the league through the first three weeks of the season and the coordinator of the unit is stressing how small a chunk of the season that is this week. Jack Del Rio spoke to reporters on Thursday about his group’s poor start and said that [more]

Antonio Gibson misses practice with shin injury

Antonio Gibson played with a shoulder injury last week. He has a shin injury that kept him out of practice Thursday. Gibson was not on the injury report Wednesday, but he did wear a sleeve on his injured shin during practice, Nicki Jhabvala of TheAthletic.com reports. Gibson has 51 touches for 285 yards and a [more]

Ron Rivera: Matt Ryan still makes all the throws

Having spent nearly a decade as Carolina’s head coach, Ron Rivera is plenty familiar with Matt Ryan. Rivera will coach against the quarterback once again this weekend with Washington taking on the Falcons in Atlanta. At 36 and in a new offense, Ryan’s thrown for 707 yards with four touchdowns and three interceptions so far [more]

Taylor Heinicke: Game manager is fine with me

Washington head coach Ron Rivera shared one of his goals for quarterback Taylor Heinicke earlier this week. In the wake of Heinicke’s two interceptions in last Sunday’s loss to the Bills, Rivera said that he wants the quarterback to “do things in more of a game-manager way” because “bad things seem to happen” when Heinicke [more]

Ron Rivera: Curtis Samuel “looked good” in first practice after being designated for return

On Monday, Washington head coach Ron Rivera said receiver Cutis Samuel could practice this week after being out for a while with his groin injury. Now Samuel was in fact on the field for the first day of preparation for the Football Team’s matchup with Atlanta on Sunday. Washington has officially designated Samuel for return [more]

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