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Washington places practice squad player Javon Leake on COVID-19 list

Washington placed running back Javon Leake on the COVID-19/practice squad reserve list, according to the NFL transaction wire. The team placed defensive tackle Matt Ioannidis on the COVID-19 reserve list last Tuesday. Ioannidis is on injured reserve. It is unknown whether Leake tested positive or was in close contact with someone who did. He signed [more]

Ezekiel Elliott: We’re right where we need to be in the division

The Cowboys went more than a month without winning a game before beating the Vikings 31-28 on Sunday and running back Ezekiel Elliott snapped a longer drought. Elliott posted 103 rushing yards on 21 carries, which marked the first time he crossed the 100-yard plateau since the final game of the 2019 season. He also [more]

Worst division ever: All four NFC East teams have three wins

A team with three wins after Week 11 is usually long out of the playoff race. In the NFC East this year, every team has three wins, and the playoff race is wide open. The Eagles lead the division at 3-6-1, while the Giants, Cowboys and Football Team are all 3-7. The worst cumulative record [more]

Alex Smith: Winning another thing I never thought I’d be doing again

Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith checked off another box in his remarkable comeback on Sunday. Smith was the starting quarterback in a win for the first time since November 11, 2018. That was a week before he suffered the severe leg fracture that led to multiple surgeries and fears that he might not be [more]

Joe Burrow says, “See ya next year”

Nothing official has been said about the injury suffered on Sunday by Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow. Burrow has said plenty. “Thanks for all the love,” Burrow tweeted. “Can’t get rid of me that easy. See ya next year.” Obviously, this implies he won’t be back this year. The Bengals have shown promise with Burrow. If [more]

Bengals lose Joe Burrow to injury, lose game to Washington

The Bengals were beating the Washington Football Team at halftime of Sunday’s game, but things went south early in the third quarter. Quarterback Joe Burrow suffered what appeared to be a serious left leg injury while being hit on a third-down pass attempt near his own end zone. Burrow had to be carted off and [more]

Washington takes lead after Joe Burrow injury

It looks like the Bengals will have Ryan Finley at quarterback for the rest of Sunday’s game against the Washington Football Team and he will need to author a comeback if the Bengals are going to win the game. Burrow hurt his left leg when he got hit low by a Washington defender and one [more]

Joe Burrow suffers left leg injury

Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow, the first overall pick in the 2020 draft, has suffered a left leg injury during Sunday’s game at Washington. Moving carefully and not putting weight on the left leg, Burrow was helped to a cart. Burrow has been fearless throughout the season, taking plenty of hits and shrugging at them. He [more]

Bengals grab 9-7 lead before halftime

The Bengals have left some points on the board in Washington, but they’ve found enough of them to take a 9-7 lead into halftime. Randy Bullock hit a field goal with just over 90 seconds to play in the half to give the Bengals their first lead of the afternoon. It was the first kick [more]

A.J. Green scores first TD since 2018

Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green caught his 63rd career touchdown pass on October 28, 2018 and it took a long time for him to get No. 64. Green missed all of last season with an ankle injury and his production has been way down from his past highs this season. That left Green without a [more]

Bengals place Joe Mixon on IR

Bengals running back Joe Mixon will be missing at least three more games. Mixon, who last played in Week Six, has been placed on injured reserve with a foot injury. He has 428 yards rushing on 119 carries this season, and three touchdowns. He has 21 receptions for 138 yards and a touchdown. Mixon signed [more]

Red Tails, Red Wolves, Football Team, Football Club among Washington name possibilities

The Washington Football Team may remain the Washington Football Team permanently. Or it may be the Washington Football Club, Washington Red Tails or Washington Red Wolves. Those are among the names under consideration, according to team president Jason Wright, who said Football Team, which was initially viewed as just a stopgap name, could be the [more]

NFL, other owners not happy that WFT ownership dispute is in court

They want out, and their peers may now want them out. The Washington Post reports that the NFL and others of other teams “are not pleased” that Washington Football Team minority owners Fred Smith, Dwight Schar, and Robert Rothman have taken their dispute with majority owner Daniel Snyder to court. “That’s not how it’s done,” [more]

Bengals place Stanley Morgan on COVID-19 reserve list

The Bengals returned offensive lineman Fred Johnson and defensive lineman Margus Hunt to the active roster from the COVID-19 reserve list earlier Friday. That left them with three players on reserve/COVID-19. They since have added another. The team announced it has placed practice squad receiver Stanley Morgan on the reserve/COVID-19 list Friday afternoon. He joins [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]

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