Thursday , August 17 2017

Recent Player & Team News

August, 2017

  • 17 August

    Hue Jackson revisits national anthem comments, “would respect any individual decision”

    AP Earlier this week, Browns coach Hue Jackson was one of many NFL players and coaches asked about players sitting during the playing of the national anthem before games and said that he “would hope that we don’t have those issues” in Cleveland. On Thursday, Jackson circled back to the …

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  • 17 August

    John Elway wants one of his QBs “to take the reins and take over”

    Getty Images John Elway continues to patiently wait for one his quarterbacks to win the starting job. “We’d like the decision made by itself,” the Broncos General Manager said Thursday, via Josh Dubow of the Associated Press. “We want one of them to take the reins and take over. That …

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  • 17 August

    Marshawn Lynch: My body feels pretty good considering the layoff

    AP Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch had a session with reporters on Thursday that featured questions about a few topics, including Lynch’s decision to sit during the national anthem before last weekend’s preseason game. Lynch didn’t divulge the reasons why he sat or talk about the anthem at all in …

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  • 17 August

    Quincy Enunwa will have surgery next week

    [embedded content] Getty Images Jets receiver Quincy Enunwa will undergo neck surgery next week, coach Todd Bowles said Thursday. A second medical opinion confirmed surgery was the best course of action for Enunwa, according to Bob Glauber of Newsday. The Jets already had confirmed that Enunwa would miss the entire …

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  • 17 August

    Reuben Foster expected to play Saturday

    AP 49ers rookie linebacker Reuben Foster‘s mild AC joint sprain in his surgically repaired right shoulder isn’t expected to keep him from playing Saturday. “I expect him to,” coach Kyle Shanahan said, via Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle. “We want to be smart with him, regardless, but I …

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