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A.J. Bouye to miss a couple of weeks with a soft tissue injury

Cornerback A.J. Bouye will be on the sidelines at Panthers training camp for a while. Bouye left practice on Monday after pulling a muscle and has remained out of action for the last few days. Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Thursday that the team expects Bouye will miss a couple of weeks before […]

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Nick Sirianni: There’s “no rush” to name Jalen Hurts the starter

Jalen Hurts is the best quarterback on the Eagles roster. Hurts has been taking the first-team reps during training camp. But Hurts is not Philadelphia’s starting quarterback — at least not yet. Head coach Nick Sirianni has been careful not to actually call Hurts the Eagles’ QB1, first during the offseason program and now during […]

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Falcons sign Trevor Davis

The Falcons announced a pair of roster moves on Thursday morning. Wide receiver/kick returner Trevor Davis has signed a contract with the team and been added to the 90-man roster. Tight end Jaeden Graham has been placed on injured reserve in a corresponding move. Davis was a 2016 fifth-round pick of the Packers and remained […]

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Derek Carr feeling “just so free” heading into eighth season

After failing to make the playoffs under head coach Jon Gruden over the last three seasons, the Raiders would like to change their fortunes this season. Quarterback Derek Carr will play a significant role in determining whether that happens and he outlined one difference about his approach to the game when he spoke to reporters […]

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Dan Campbell: Jeff Okudah is really coming on

After a rough rookie season, things may be looking up for the No. 3 overall pick of the 2020 draft. Lions cornerback Jeff Okudah played only nine games with six starts last year, before undergoing season-ending groin surgery in December. But when he was in games, he often struggled in coverage. But now? Okudah has […]

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Panthers sign Rod Smith

Running back Rod Smith is headed to Carolina. The Panthers announced Smith’s signing on Thursday morning. They waived Oscar Draguicevich in a corresponding move. Smith spent time with the Raiders and Giants in 2020, but did not play any regular season games last season. He has appeared in 55 career games and 48 of them […]

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Vikings don’t think Jeff Gladney’s release will impact defense

The Vikings made cornerback Jeff Gladney a first-round pick in 2020 and players selected in that point in the proceedings are usually expected to play leading roles for their teams in the years to come. Gladney seemed to be on that path as a rookie as he started 15 games in the Minnesota secondary, but […]