• Eagles linebacker Travis Long tears ACL again

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles linebacker Travis Long has torn the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee for the second straight year.

  • Left fielder Crisp returns from neck injury for Athletics

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Athletics left fielder Coco Crisp has been activated from the 60-day disabled list after being sidelined with a strained neck since May 20.

  • Detroit Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata walks on the practice field during NFL football training camp in Allen Park, Mich., Monday, Aug. 3, 2015.  (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

    Ngata on injury list at start of practice for Lions

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Ndamukong Suh’s replacement began fall practice on the injured list.

  • White Sox call up Trayce Thompson, brother of Warriors star

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox recalled outfielder Trayce Thompson, brother of Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson, from Triple-A Charlotte before the game with the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night.

  • White Sox recall OF Trayce Thompson

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox recalled outfielder Trayce Thompson from Triple-A Charlotte before Monday night’s game with the Tampa Bay Rays.

  • Pirates’ Burnett hopes to pitch again this season

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett is hopeful of pitching again this season after an MRI on his pitching elbow revealed a strained flexor tendon rather than a torn ligament.

  • Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green, left, and cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick, right, participates in NFL football training camp, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    CB Hall fully healthy after 2nd Achilles tendon injury

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Before Mohamed Sanu could take a step after his catch, cornerback Leon Hall reached in and emphatically stripped the ball out of arms, drawing a cheer from the crowd of about a thousand people on Monday afternoon.

  • Cardinals activate TEs Gresham, Niklas; Riddick injured

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have activated tight ends Jermaine Gresham and Troy Niklas.

  • In this May 8, 2015, file photo, St. Louis Rams offensive tackle Rob Havenstein stretches during a rookie minicamp at the NFL football team's practice facility in St. Louis. The St. Louis Rams appear set to open the season with a pair of rookie offensive linemen playing side by side. Tackle Rob Havenstein and guard Jamon Brown must be quick learners. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

    Rams putting rookies Havenstein, Brown right to work

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Rams plan to open the season with a pair of rookie offensive linemen playing side by side. Tackle Rob Havenstein and guard Jamon Brown must be quick learners and make the gamble pay off.

  • Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers talks with Clay Matthews, left, and Sam Barrington during NFL football training camp, Saturday, Aug. 1 , 2015, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

    Packers LB Clay Matthews misses practice (knee soreness)

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Five-time Pro Bowl linebacker Clay Matthews missed Green Bay’s Monday morning practice with what coach Mike McCarthy termed “knee soreness.”