Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Cowboys’ Spencer will start year on active roster

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas defensive end Anthony Spencer’s recovery from microfracture surgery on his left knee is coming along well enough for him to start the season on the active roster.

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Davis moves up to No. 2 quarterback for Rams

St. Louis Rams quarterback Austin Davis celebrates after throwing a touchdown pass to wide receiver Brian Quick in the second quarter of a preseason NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher says he’ll be patient addressing the quarterback spot without Sam Bradford.

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Jets suspend Patterson for rest of preseason

This is a 2014, file photo showing Dimitri Patterson of the New York Jets NFL football team. The Jets have "indefinitely" suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson after he left the team for 48 hours without contacting the organization.General manager John Idzik said Monday, Aug. 25, 2014,  that Patterson spoke to him and coach Rex Ryan on Sunday night. Idzik would not discuss the reason for the absence. (AP Photo/File)

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Dimitri Patterson’s suspension will last a few more days.

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Bengals’ task: Win playoff game or else

Cincinnati Bengals' Andy Dalton gets off a pass against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Even if the Bengals reach the playoffs for an unprecedented fourth straight season, it’ll be considered mostly irrelevant unless they win at least one more.

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Bradford loss puts crimp in Rams plans

In this Aug. 8, 2014, file photo, St. Louis Rams quarterback Shaun Hill (14) calls a play in the huddle during a preseason NFL football game against the the New Orleans Saints in St. Louis. Complicating preparations on a short practice field, the Rams also must get used to Shaun Hill calling the signals instead of Sam Bradford. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jeff Fisher keeps repeating the mantra: We’re going to be fine, it’ll be business as usual with no decrease in production.

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