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Vikings place Adam Thielen on COVID-19 reserve

Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has been placed on the NFL’s COVID-19 reserve list. The Vikings announced today that Thielen has been placed on the list, which is for players who have either tested positive for COVID-19 or had close contact with someone who tested positive. The Vikings did not say whether Thielen tested positive. [more]

Teddy Bridgewater should practice Wednesday, Christian McCaffrey “week to week”

The Panthers opted against playing quarterback Teddy Bridgewater on Sunday, but head coach Matt Rhule said after the game that Bridgewater’s knee was well enough to play. While Bridgewater felt good and got through a pregame warmup without issue, Rhule said his gut told him that starting P.J. Walker was the right call. A 20-0 [more]

Matthew Stafford blames himself after Lions were shutout

The Lions are 78-107-1 since they drafted Matthew Stafford No. 1 overall in 2009. Stafford, who started 85 of those losses, has played for three head coaches and chances are, with where the Lions are, the quarterback will play for a fourth sometime in the not-too-distant future. On Sunday, though, the Lions accomplished something they [more]

P.J. Walker: This is something I’ve been dreaming about my whole life

The Panthers took as much time as they could before making a call about their starting quarterback on Sunday. Head coach Matt Rhule, team owner David Tepper and a group of others watched Teddy Bridgewater go through pregame warmups before deciding his knee wasn’t well enough to play against the Lions. Rhule said Bridgewater looked [more]

P.J. Walker and the Panthers whip the Lions

No Teddy Bridgewater, no Christian McCaffrey, no problem for the Panthers. Carolina backup quarterback P.J. Walker, making the first start of his career, had no trouble finding open receivers in the Lions’ secondary as the Panthers earned an easy 20-0 win. Walker was far from perfect, and the Panthers would have won by more if [more]

P.J. Walker to start at quarterback for Panthers

Despite reports that Teddy Bridgewater would be active for today’s game against the Lions, the Panthers are going with P.J. Walker as their starter. Carolina decided at the last minute to go with Walker instead of Bridgewater, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. It’s unclear what transpired at the last minute to make the Panthers go [more]

Week 11 early inactives: Marshon Lattimore out for Saints

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. The Saints will have a new starting quarterback for Sunday’s game against the Falcons after placing Drew Brees on injured reserve and they’ll also be missing cornerback Marshon Lattimore. Lattimore was listed [more]

Matthew Stafford is expected to start on Sunday

The Panthers and Lions listed their starting quarterbacks as questionable for Sunday’s game in Carolina. It sounds like Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is a bit more questionable than Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford. The Panthers are waiting until pregame warmups to make a call on Bridgewater’s status, but Stafford appears set to play. Multiple reports indicate [more]

Teddy Bridgewater will test knee in pregame before deciding whether to play

Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was listed as questionable for today’s game against the Lions with a knee injury, and he will remain questionable until pregame warmups. Bridgewater plans to test the knee in pregame and then decide in conjunction with the Panthers’ coaching and medical staffs whether he can go. From the sound of it, [more]

Jason Pierre-Paul fined $15,000 for roughing on Teddy Bridgewater

Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater might not play in Sunday’s game against the Lions. Bridgewater injured his knee on a low hit by Buccaneers pass rusher Jason Pierre-Paul with 5:02 remaining in the fourth quarter. Officials did not penalize Pierre-Paul for the hit on the sack, but the league ruled it illegal. The NFL fined Pierre-Paul [more]

Lions promote Mohamed Sanu from practice squad

The Lions promoted receiver Mohamed Sanu from the practice squad to the active roster for Sunday’s game against the Panthers. Sanu signed with the Lions’ practice squad Nov. 6. Sanu became a free agent after the 49ers released him Oct. 6. He spent less than a month with the team. Sanu saw only 40 offensive [more]

NFL Week 11 injury report roundup: Several teams dealing with QB questions

Week 11 of the 2020 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Seahawks and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 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]

Matthew Stafford listed as questionable, Kenny Golladay and D’Andre Swift out

The Lions and Panthers both listed their starting quarterbacks as questionable for Sunday’s game. Matthew Stafford was a limited participant in practice for the second straight day after sitting out on Wednesday due to a right thumb injury and he was listed as questionable on their final injury report of the week. Teddy Bridgewater is [more]

Panthers list Teddy Bridgewater as questionable

A report on Thursday indicated Teddy Bridgewater is unlikely to start at quarterback for the Panthers on Sunday, but Bridgewater said later in the day that nothing’s been decided and that remains the case on Friday. The Panthers have listed Bridgewater as questionable to play against the Lions because of the knee injury that knocked [more]

“Difficult” to see D’Andre Swift playing on Sunday

The Lions added running back D'Andre Swift to their injury report on Thursday with a concussion and it doesn’t look like he will be getting out of the protocol before Sunday’s game against the Panthers. Lions head coach Matt Patricia said on Friday, via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, that it will be [more]

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