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With Beckham and Marshall hurt, free agents showing stuff

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) With Odell Beckham Jr. and Brandon Marshall nursing injuries, a couple of young wide receivers are getting a chance to show the New York Giants what they can do. Roger Lewis Jr. and Travis Rudolph came to training camp lookin…

Kyle Murphy ready if big chance comes

GREEN BAY – No sooner had Head Coach Mike McCarthy tossed some praise Kyle Murphy ‘s way than the second-year offensive lineman’s practice duty unexpectedly ramped up. Starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga limped off Ray Nitschke Field on Wednesday with an ankle injury during 9-on-7 work, elevating

Mitch Trubisky gets chance with Bears’ first-string offense

Mitch Trubisky’s preseason rise reached new heights Wednesday when the Bears rookie quarterback took some practice repetitions with the first-string offense for the first time. It’s the most concrete evidence to date that the Bears are open to starting Trubisky sometime during his rookie season

Lions add DT Cashaud Lyons off waivers

The Lions bolstered their defensive tackle group via a well-named waiver claim on Wednesday. The team announced the addition of former Ram Cashaud Lyons to the 90-man roster. Lyons was waived by the Rams on Tuesday. Lyons’ stint in Los Angeles was a brief one as he was signed just before the start

Bilal Powell Looking to Spark Run Game

One bright spot in the Jets’ second preseason game was the return of running back Bilal Powell . Powell didn’t suit up against the Titans and a sat out roughly one week of practice with a neck injury suffered in practice. The Jets turned to the seven-year vet early and often as he had two carries

Larry Ogunjobi’s unusual path to NFL

Larry Ogunjobi’s unusual path to NFL Go inside the story of defensive lineman, Larry Ogunjobi. See how he went from a self-described couch potato to the first player ever drafted from UNC Charlotte.

Odell Beckham’s teammates confident he will return soon

Odell Beckham stayed inside, away from the prying eyes of the media, as the Giants practiced on Monday afternoon. But his teammate, Olivier Vernon, said Beckham was “in high spirits” and he was apparently walking around the locker room as if his ankle was fine.

Houston still intends to give Chiefs a return on their long-term investment

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Justin Houston had just put together the most dominant season by a pass rusher in Kansas City Chiefs history, piling up 22 sacks and coming within a half sack of the NFL record, when then-general manager John Dorsey rewarded him with a lavish contract. Six years, $101 million, and