NFL

Isaiah Crowell is expected to play on Sunday for the Jets

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — As the Jets wrap up a three-game home stand, they’ll likely have their home-run hitter in the lineup. Per multiple reports, running back Isaiah Crowell is expected to play on Sunday against the Vikings. As Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News pointed out on Saturday night, Crowell went through the same practice-week routine [ more ]
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Titans get on the board early, but Chargers answer in London

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Michael David Smith) — The Tennessee Titans have still not scored a touchdown in the month of October. That could be a problem. Tennessee opened today’s game against the Chargers in London with a long drive that ended with a field goal and an early 3-0 lead. But the Chargers instantly answered with a 75-yard touchdown pass from Philip [ more ]
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Fantasy Football Week 7: Contrarian DFS plays for FanDuel and DraftKings

CBSSports.com: Scott Miller Column (Heath Cummings) — You can't fade Nick Chubb, so who do you play with him?
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Fantasy Football Week 7 Injury Report: Melvin Gordon a surprise inactive

CBSSports.com: Scott Miller Column (Juan Carlos Blanco) — We've got plenty of big names on the injury report heading into play Sunday. Find out the latest from around the NFL before hitting submit on your lineup.
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Patriots rule out Rob Gronkowski

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Tight end Rob Gronkowski didn’t travel to Chicago with the Patriots on Saturday and he won’t be making a last minute appearance in time to play in Sunday’s game against the Bears. The Patriots have announced that Gronkowski has been ruled out for the game. He was downgraded from questionable to doubtful on Saturday. Gronkowski [ more ]
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Darian Stewart fined for horse collar tackle of Cooper Kupp

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp won’t play against the 49ers on Sunday because he’s been ruled out with a knee injury. Kupp got hurt in the first half of last Sunday’s game against the Broncos when he was brought down by safety Darian Stewart with a horse collar tackle. Kupp was able to return to [ more ]
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Steelers owner on Le'Veon Bell: 'I expect him to be a member of the team going forward'

CBSSports.com: Scott Miller Column (Jared Dubin) — Bell has been away from the team and has yet to sign his franchise tender
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Kenny Vaccaro inactive for Titans in London

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Safety Kenny Vaccaro had a chance to return to the Titans lineup after missing the last two games, but his next appearance will have to wait until they are back in the United States. Vaccaro will miss his third straight game with an elbow injury after the Titans made him inactive for Sunday’s game against [ more ]
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Art Rooney doesn’t expect the Steelers to trade Le’Veon Bell

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — The Le'Veon Bell holdout lingers, with the player not showing up to get a free game check (possibly less than $855,000) for reporting during the Steelers’ Week Seven bye. It’s still not clear when, or if, he’ll return. Either way, owner Art Rooney II doesn’t expect the Steelers to trade Bell to a new team. [ more ]
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Sunday morning one-liners

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Josh Alper) — Bills LB Lorenzo Alexander likes QB Derek Anderson’s leadership ability. Will the Dolphins trade WR DeVante Parker? A look at where Patriots G Shaq Mason gets his motivation. The Jets have a big test on Sunday. Ravens DL Chris Wormley was relieved to get his first NFL sack. Three key matchups for the Bengals on [ more ]
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Week Seven “best bets”

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — Another week, another opportunity to win — or lose — some money in any of the six jurisdictions where sports wagering currently is legal. So as you finalize your decisions, factor in our thoughts, generated in the form of the weekly “best bets” video. MDS and yours truly go back and forth through six picks [ more ]
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65 “warnings” issued for lowering the helmet violations

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — Through six weeks, the NFL’s referees haven’t thrown many flags to enforce the new lowering-the-helmet rule. The NFL’s stenographers, however, have typed plenty of strongly-worded letters. Per a league source, 65 warnings have been issued by the league this year in connection with the standard that prohibits lowering the helmet and initiating contact with an [ more ]
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Melvin Gordon is out for Sunday

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Mike Florio) — The NFL could be firing up another injury-report investigation. Chargers running back Melvin Gordon will not play on Sunday, due to a hamstring injury. He’s one of the seven inactive Chargers in advance of Sunday morning’s game against the Titans in London. Gordon popped up on Friday’s injury report as being limited in practice, but [ more ]
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