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Sunday, Aug 10, 2014

Manziel, Hoyer to practice with Browns' starting unit

Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer will both take snaps with the Browns' first-team offense in practice this week.

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014

Manziel shows off arm, legs in preseason debut

DETROIT - Johnny Manziel showed off some of his fancy footwork, and the Cleveland rookie looked sharp with his arm too in his preseason debut, although the Browns lost to the Detroit Lions 13-12 ...

Ex-Josey stars help provide school supplies

Former Josey and NFL star Deon Grant paired with another Eagles standout, Patrick "PJ" Meyers, to provide school supplies to students at Jenkins-White Elementary School in the inaugural Deon Grant ...
By Royal Shepherd

Friday, Aug 8, 2014

Newton rests as Panthers fall to Bills

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Anthony Dixon ran for a touchdown, Dan Carpenter had a pair of field goals and the Buffalo Bills defeated the Carolina Panthers 20-18 Friday night in a preseason game. 

Ryan, Tannehill start strong on opening drives

ATLANTA - Atlanta's Matt Ryan and Miami's Ryan Tannehill showed how starting quarterbacks should handle preseason openers.
By Charles Odum

Thursday, Aug 7, 2014

Clowney vows he'lll start Saturday

Top overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney says he will start Saturday's preseason opener at Arizona after missing practice time this week with an undisclosed injury. Clowney's proclamation seemed to ...

Clowney says he will start preseason opener

Top overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney says he will start Saturday's preseason opener at Arizona after missing practice time this week with an undisclosed injury. 

Falcons' Spruill lost for season with knee injury

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Atlanta Falcons rookie linebacker Marquis Spruill will miss the season with a left knee injury.

Falcons' backup QBs in spotlight against Dolphins

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons hope to find clarity in the competition to determine quarterback Matt Ryan's backup in Friday night's preseason opener against the Miami Dolphins.
By Charles Odum

Panthers unsure if quarterback Newton will play vs. Bills

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is eager to test out his surgically repaired left ankle tonight against the Buffalo Bills in their preseason game in Charlotte, N.C.
By Steve Reed

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014

Jones unsure if he will play in preseason opener

Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones says he isn't sure he'll play in Friday night's preseason opener against the Miami Dolphins even though he feels good about his recovery from a broken foot.

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014

Ex-Bills receiver hopes to make impact with 49ers

Stevie Johnson has a chance to start a new streak with his new team,the 49ers, back home in the Bay Area.
By Janie McCauley

Panthers' Davis uses Pro Bowl snub as motivation

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Carolina linebacker Thomas Davis said it isn't enough that he's coming off the most productive season of his nine-year NFL career.
By Steve Reed

Chicago Bears tight end suspended by team

Tight end Martellus Bennett has been suspended indefinitely by the Chicago Bears after an altercation during practice on Monday.

Monday, Aug 4, 2014

Falcons' players mix it up again

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - A visit from the Tennessee Titans on Monday didn't change the tone of the Atlanta Falcons' fight-filled training camp.
By Charles Odum

Dalton signs lucrative extension with Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals on Monday made Andy Dalton one of the highest-paid quarterbacks in the league.

Browns' Gordon starts practice as appeals wrap

BEREA, Ohio - Josh Gordon returned to training camp and practiced Monday as his appeal hearing with the NFL took place for a second day in New York.
By Tom Withers

Sunday, Aug 3, 2014

Rookie back provides spark for Giants

CANTON, Ohio - With running back David Wilson out indefinitely, rookie Andre Williams showed glimpses he can provide the Giants' ground game some fresh legs.
By John Wawrow

Falcons backup tackle injured

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Falcons backup offensive tackle Terren Jones was carted off the practice field and taken to a hospital with an unknown injury.

Bon Jovi: Bills will stay in Buffalo

CANTON, Ohio - Jon Bon Jovi is hoping for a hit with Buffalo Bills fans to stem concerns of if his prospective ownership group plans to buy and potentially relocate the franchise.
By John Wawrow

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