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Tyrann Mathieu among four Cardinals on PUP list

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Darin Gantt) — Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu isn’t ready to start practicing, but it isn’t because of any lingering contract issues. The Cardinals announced today that Mathieu is among four players who will open camp on the active/physically unable to perform list because of offseason injuries and/or surgeries. Also on the list are cornerback Justin Bethel, defensive tackle Frostee…
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Eric Berry doesn’t plan to show up for start of Chiefs camp

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Michael David Smith) — The Chiefs and franchise-tagged safety Eric Berry didn’t come to an agreement on a long-term contract before the July 15 deadline, which means Berry can only play this season on a one-year deal. But even that deal isn’t likely to be done before training camp opens. Berry isn’t expected to report to the start of…
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Dion Jordan reinstatement request lingers, curiously

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — Nearly 15 months ago, the NFL suspended Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan for at least a year. Nearly two months ago, he applied for reinstatement. With training camp looming, no action has been taken on his request. It’s a strange situation, mirroring the unexplained delay that clouded the initial reinstatement efforts of Browns receiver Josh Gordon.…
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Colts add four to PUP/NFL lists

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — The Colts will hold their first practice of training camp on Wednesday and they announced the names of four players who haven’t been medically cleared on Tuesday. Safety Clayton Geathers and tight end Mike Miller have been placed on the non-football injury list while defensive end Henry Anderson and tight end Darion Griswold are on…
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Cowboys weren’t at fault in fatal bus-van collision

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Darin Gantt) — The Cowboys have been cleared in the bus wreck that claimed the lives of four motorists. According to the Associated Press, investigators from the Arizona Department of Public Safety have concluded the van which hit the iconic bus failed to yield the right-of-way at a stop sign. Four passengers in the van died. They were identified…
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Rosenhaus: Anthony Davis and 49ers have “patched things up”

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — 49ers tackle Anthony Davis, after a one-year retirement, has decided to return. His official effort to be reinstated (which typically entails simply sending a reinstatement letter) has commenced, but it comes after a period of time during which Davis seemed to be agitating for his release. So I asked his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, whether Davis…
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Bills hire son of offensive line coach Aaron Kromer

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Darin Gantt) — The Bills are going to need another deck chair for the S.S. Nepotism. According to Mike Rodak of ESPN.com, the Bills have hired Zak Kromer as an entry-level coaching assistant. His father, Aaron, is the team’s offensive line coach. Zak spent the last four seasons as a student assistant at the University of Oklahoma. The…
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Reports: Cowboys' suspended DE Randy Gregory checks into treatment facility

Yahoo.com: Shutdown Corner (Shalise Manza Young) — Randy Gregory (Getty Images) Already suspended for the first four games of the regular season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, Dallas Cowboys’ DE Randy Gregory is facing an even longer suspension after another drug test failure. Gregory, a second-round pick in 2015 who was considered a first-round talent but fell after he failed a drug test for marijuana at the Combine (...
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Broncos add a linebacker, go with one long snapper

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Zac Jackson) — The Broncos made a roster move Tuesday, signing undrafted rookie linebacker Darnell Sankey and waiving rookie long snapper Nathan Theus. Sankey was a four-year contributor at Sacramento State and was a first-team All-Big Sky pick last fall. Theus was a four-year long snapper at Georgia and signed with the Broncos after this year’s draft. The…
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Report: Randy Gregory in treatment facility, facing longer suspension

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Defensive end Randy Gregory will miss the first four games of the 2016 season while serving a four-game suspension for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy, but the terms of the ban allowed him to practice and play for the Cowboys in the preseason. It appears that won’t be happening, however. Ed Werder of ESPN reports…
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Rosenhaus believes Browns are committed to Josh Gordon

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — With a lukewarm-at-best statement from executive V.P. of football operations Sashi Brown and an unusual reinstatement coupled with a four-game suspension, some wonder whether the Browns will welcome receiver Josh Gordon back with open arms. Agent Drew Rosenhaus believes they will. Appearing on Tuesday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio, Rosenhaus addressed the basic question…
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Lions adding wide receiver Anquan Boldin

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Darin Gantt) — This is the time for last-minute roster-tweaking, and for veterans, a last chance to find a chair before training camps begin. For veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin, that means another trip to Detroit, after his visit in June. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Lions are finalizing a one-year deal with the veteran wideout…
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Report: Jake Long signing with Ravens

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — The Ravens parted ways with a veteran tackle when they released Eugene Monroe recently and it looks like they’ll be adding another one to the roster. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Jake Long is flying to Baltimore on Tuesday to sign with the Ravens. Per Schefter, it will be a one-year deal. Long was…
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Rick Spielman: Cordarrelle Patterson has made “tremendous strides”

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson said recently that he didn’t always work as hard as he could have or should have during his first three years in the NFL, but the guy who made Patterson a first-round pick in 2013 seems to think that wasn’t an issue this offseason. General Manager Rick Spielman called Patterson…
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Jordy Nelson says ACL is fine: “No one needs to freak out”

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Darin Gantt) — Recuperating wide receiver Jordy Nelson told fans to not panic, by giving them something else to panic out about. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, the Packers wideout said the reason he was placed on the physically unable to perform list yesterday had nothing to do with the torn ACL which cost him…
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