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Adam Thielen can tie NFL record Sunday

Adam Thielen leads the NFL with 58 catches for 712 yards, putting him on pace to break Marvin Harrison’s single-season NFL record for catches (143) and just off the pace of Calvin Johnson’s single-season NFL record for receiving yards (1,899). But there is another NFL record Thielen could break even sooner. On Sunday, the Vikings [more]

Week Seven injury report roundup

Week Seven of the 2018 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a Broncos win 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. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play [more]

Dalvin Cook out again for Vikings

The Vikings have gotten used to playing without running back Dalvin Cook over the last two seasons and they’ll continue to do so again on Sunday. Head coach Mike Zimmer said at his Friday press conference that Cook has been ruled out for the game against the Jets due to the hamstring injury that’s also [more]

Jets list Trumaine Johnson, Terrelle Pryor as doubtful

The Jets are set to be shorthanded at wide receiver and cornerback for Sunday’s game against the Vikings. Head coach Todd Bowles said early in the week that wide receiver Quincy Enunwa would be out after spraining his ankle in last Sunday’s win over the Colts and Friday’s injury report shows that they’re likely going [more]

Sheldon Richardson: No “personal vendetta” this weekend

The Jets traded defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson to the Seahawks before the start of the 2017 season in a move that came after Richardson’s productive first couple of years in the league had given way to off-field issues that led to a pair of suspensions. Richardson’s relationship with the team deteriorated in other ways as [more]

Mike Zimmer says vision in damaged right eye won’t improve

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer has endured eight surgeries on his damaged right eye over the last two years. While the surgeries have allowed him to keep his eye after a detached retina cause a number of problems, the reality of the situation is that his eyesight won’t improve any further. “I have to [more]

Updated: Dalvin Cook does not practice

Officially, Vikings running back Dalvin Cook did not participate in practice Thursday. There was confusion, whether he practiced or not after Cook left practice in the portion open to reporters. The Vikings issued their injury report and say he did not practice. He was a full participant Wednesday. The second-year player has missed three of [more]

Dalvin Cook leaves practice

Just when it seems Vikings running back Dalvin Cook turns a corner. . . . Cook, who has missed three of the past four games with a hamstring injury, had a full practice Wednesday. But he left Thursday’s practice during the period open to the media, Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press reports. Defensive end [more]

Robby Anderson, Leonard Williams back at Jets practice

The Jets turned in a long injury report on Wednesday as 18 of the 53 players on their active roster were listed in one fashion or another. Nine of those players were listed as non-participants in practice, which makes their status the most pressing issue for the Jets on the health front heading into Sunday’s [more]

Jets preparing for “huge challenge” from Vikings WRs

Vikings wide receivers Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen are a handful for opposing secondaries under the best of circumstances and the Jets’ circumstances may be well short of that in Sunday’s game. The Jets played without cornerbacks Trumaine Johnson and Buster Skrine last weekend because of injuries and their status did not change on Wednesday. [more]

Dalvin Cook practices, but Linval Joseph sits out

Vikings running back Dalvin Cook was a full participant in Wednesday’s practice, putting him on track for a return Sunday. Cook missed the past two games with a hamstring injury. Latavius Murray filled in Sunday with 155 yards and a touchdown on 24 carries in the Vikings’ victory over the Cardinals. The Vikings, though, were [more]

Sam Darnold pops up on injury report as full participant in practice

Rookie seasons are full of firsts and Jets quarterback Sam Darnold got another one out of the way on Wednesday. Darnold made his first appearance on the team’s injury report. It looks like the first time we’ll have to wonder about whether Darnold will play will have to wait, however. Darnold was a full participant [more]

Who are the top 10 receivers in the NFL?

Monday’s PFT Live created a mini-stir after Chris Simms blurted out his belief that Tyreek Hill of the Chiefs is the best receiver in football. So we decided to create more of a stir on Wednesday by having Simms select and tank the top 10 receivers in the league. The fairly short video (that’s my [more]

Sam Darnold followed Kirk Cousins FA process, “everything worked out for the best”

Kirk Cousins will be playing quarterback at MetLife Stadium this weekend and that was something the Jets hoped would be the case when free agency got underway in March. The difference is that they hoped he’d be playing at least seven other games on the field as their starting quarterback. As captured in a documentary [more]

Vikings place Mike Hughes on injured reserve

One of the best cornerbacks in the 2018 draft and a guy who has proven to be valuable to the Minnesota defense is officially off the roster for the rest of his rookie season. The Vikings have placed Mike Hughes on injured reserve, two days after he tore an ACL against the Cardinals. The Vikings [more]

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