Sunday August 3 2014

Posted by on August 3rd, 2014  •  0 Comments  • 

News & Notes around the NFL camps.

Chargers

  • QB-Philip Rivers has TD-Interception-QBX in his 12 play sequence
  • WR-Malcom Floyd has TD-catch and 3-receptions
  • LB-Donald Butler takes pick back for a TD..LB-Reggie Walker also has a pick
  • DE-Corey Liuget remains out of practice with a foot injury in a boot
  • CB-Brandon Flowers remains out-3rd day in a row without practicing-concern about knee
  • Chargers off Sunday
  • next Thursday-preseason opener with Cowboys.

Arizona

  • Coach Bruce Ariens critical of 2nd year OG-Jonathon Cooper-has not made enough improvement.

Atlanta

  • CB-Dwight Lowrey-out with concussion-3rd of his career.

Baltimore

  • CB-Lardarius Webb will miss another 4-weeks-back problems.

Buffalo

  • Play in Hall of Fame game-Sunday-vs Giants..debut of flashy WR-Sammy Watkins.

Carolina

  • Newly acquired CB-Antoine Cason-ex Charger-impressive…moved inside to slot corner.

Chicago

  • Bears moving ex-Northern Illinois QB-Jordan Lynch around..will try him at RB-in preseason games.

Cincinnati

  • QB-Andy Dalton (17-22) 203 in scrimmage
  • WR-AJ Green 25-50TD catches.

Cleveland

  • QB-Johnny Manziel (3-7) 14Y-passing-first scrimmage-2 runs 13Y..has had no reps with lst team.

Dallas

  • QB-Tony Romo missed 3rd straight day of practice..will not play vs Chargers on Thursday
  • Brandon Weeden-start-QB.

Denver

  • 38,000 at Broncos scrimmage..QB-Peyton Manning (14-17) passing..Backup-QB-Zach Dysart (7-7)

Detroit

  • TE-Eric Ebron 45-TD catch in scrimmage

Green Bay

  • NT-BJ Raji out with ankle issues
  • TE-Colt Lyerla goes down with serious leg injury.

Houston

  • WR-DeAndre Hopkins catching everything in camp
  • DE-Jadeveon Clowney leaves workout-hip injury

Jacksonville

  • Sign-FA-WR-Ken Shaw-Florida State
  • Jags without 5-WRs in camp.

Miami

  • Sign-FA-OC-Samson Satele-ex-Colt-Raider
  • QB-Ryan Tannehill (15-27) 139-2TD in scrimmage

Minnesota

  • Coach Mike Zimmer praised with camp running..Dysfunction of Dennis Green-Mike Tice-Brad Childress-Leslie Frazier era over.

New England

  • Rookie QB-Jimmy Garoppolo (1-9) in scrimmage

New Orleans

  • QB-Ryan Griffin (8-10) in scrimmage
  • QB-Drew Brees sits with minor oblique injury

NY Giants

  • Sunday Hall of Fame game debut of Eli Manning-new West Coast offense of coordinator Ben McAdoo.

NY Jets

  • WR-Stephen HIll elevated to #2-spot on depth chart.

Oakland

  • OG-Gabe Jackson mauling people in run game-may wind up starting
  • OT-Tony Bergstrom moved to OC.

Philadelphia

  • Coach Chip Kelly re-tools offense to get both LeSean McCoy-Darren Sproles on the field same time.

Pittsburgh

  • OT-Marcus Gilbert-working with dietician goes from 337-to-321 lbs
  • LT-Mike Adams struggling again.

St Louis

  • WR-Steadman Bailey-4G-suspension-NFL-drug violation.

San Francisco

  • Report that NFL will drop hammer on DE-Aldon Smith with significant suspension-4 incidents in 3-years
  • Glen Dorsey-DT-could be gone for year-torn bicep.

Seattle

  • Release-OT-Michael Bouie
  • Lose OT-Justin Britt-shoulder injury

Tampa Bay

  • Mike Glennon throws 85TD pass in scrimmage
  • WR-Vincent Jackson catches 27-35TD bombs.

Tennessee

  • Rookie QB-Zach Mettenberger
  • LSU fires 65TD pass…continues to make “flash plays”.

Washington

  • WR-DeSean Jackson-sits out practice again-leg soreness.

NFL Hall of Fame Ceremony

  • Legendary WR-Andre Reed steals the show…takes out full page ad in Buffalo papers to say thank you…spends speech talking about all his Bills teammates during their Super Bowl run….then has Jim Kelly-the cancer ravaged QB-throw him a pass on stage…Enormously moving ceremony.

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