National Football League
Scoreboard|Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions

NFL Recent Player News

Team: 

Date Player
12/21/2014 DeMarco Murray, RB
Murray was active for Sunday's game versus Indianapolis despite a broken left hand.

Analysis: Murray got limited work in practice with a pad protecting the bone above his left ring finger. The Cowboys can end a four-year playoff drought with a win Sunday.
12/21/2014 Willie Young, DE
Young will miss the season finale after leaving because of an Achilles tendon injury

Analysis: Young was injured during the first drive of the third quarter, although it was not clear exactly how he was hurt. He stayed down after Matthew Stafford completed a 14-yard pass to Reggie Bush. Young was helped to the sideline and then taken to the locker room on a cart. Young, a former Lion, came into the game with a career-high 10 sacks.
12/21/2014 Rashad Jennings, RB
Jennings did not play Sunday against the Rams.

Analysis: Jennings is still recovering from a sprained ankle.
12/21/2014 Chris Long, DE
Long was active Sunday against the Giants.

Analysis: He had been listed as probable with soreness in his surgically repaired ankle.
12/21/2014 Pierre Thomas, RB
Thomas left the bench area Sunday versus Atlanta with a rib injury.

Analysis: Thomas came in with 222 yards and two TDs rushing, but has also been effective as a receiver out of the backfield, with 43 catches for 354 yards and a TD. He had two catches for 24 yards against Atlanta before going out.
12/21/2014 Steven Jackson, RB
Jackson left the bench area Sunday against New Orleans with a quad muscle injury and didn't return.

Analysis: Jackson entered Week 16 leading Atlanta in rushing with 698 yards and six touchdowns. He rushed four times for 9 yards and had a 14-yard reception on Sunday.
12/21/2014 Nick Mangold, C
Mangold injured his left ankle in the second quarter against the New England Patriots on Sunday. was replaced by Dalton Freeman. The team said his return was questionable.

Analysis: Mangold was hurt on a 14-yard run by Bilal Powell. The New York Jets center was carted off the field surrounded by players of both teams.
12/21/2014 Johnny Manziel, QB
A week after an inept debut as a starter, Manziel had his shot at redemption cut short by a hamstring injury.

Analysis: The rookie quarterback had led Cleveland to a mere field goal when he was hurt late in the first half Sunday during a 17-13 loss to the Carolina Panthers. Some fans in Charlotte cheered when they saw Johnny Football go down.
12/21/2014 Brandon Brooks, G
Brooks left Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens midway through the first quarter with a left ankle injury, and his return is questionable.

Analysis: Brooks, a three-year veteran, was slow to get up after suffering the injury during a 5-yard run by Arian Foster. Brooks limped off the field midway through the quarter and then slowly walked to the locker room a few minutes later.
12/21/2014 Nick Fairley, DT
Fairley was inactive for Sunday's game versus Chicago.

Analysis: Fairley missed his seventh straight game.
12/21/2014 LaAdrian Waddle, T
Cornelius Lucas is starting at right tackle for Sunday's game against Chicago with Waddle on injured reserve.

Analysis: Waddle injured his left knee in last week's win over Minnesota.
12/21/2014 Cornelius Lucas, T
Lucas is starting at right tackle Sunday against Chicago with LaAdrian Waddle on injured reserve.

Analysis: Waddle injured his left knee in last week's win over Minnesota.
12/21/2014 Chris Conte, S
Conte was inactive for Sunday's game versus Detroit.

Analysis: Conte has a back injury.
12/21/2014 Kyle Long, G
Long is inactive for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions because of a hip injury.

Analysis: Long did not appear on the injury report until Friday, when he was limited in practice and listed as questionable. He had started all 14 games. With Long out, Michael Ola shifts from left guard to right guard and Ryan Groy starts at left guard.
12/21/2014 Anthony Collins, T
Collins was inactive for Sunday's game versus Green Bay.

Analysis: Collins was a starter until being demoted before last week's game against Carolina.
12/21/2014 Garrett Graham, TE
Graham is inactive with an ankle injury for Sunday's game against Baltimore.

Analysis: It will be the third straight game Graham has missed; rookie C.J. Fiedorowicz will start in his place.
12/21/2014 Robert Blanton, S
Blanton is active Sunday at Miami, but won't start.

Analysis: He had been questionable with ankle and knee injuries.
12/21/2014 Kyle Rudolph, TE
Rudolph is inactive for Sunday's game versus Miami.

Analysis: Rudolph, dealing with ankle and knee injuries, will miss his seventh game of the season. He had been doubtful.
12/21/2014 Frank Alexander, DE
Alexander wasn't activated from the reserve/exempt list for Sunday's game against Cleveland.

Analysis: The team must make a decision on his future status Monday.
12/21/2014 LeGarrette Blount, RB
Blount will not play against the New York Jets on Sunday.

Analysis: The New England running back has a shoulder injury.
<< Previous Player NewsMore Player News >>
w11 © 2014 by STATS LLC.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.