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Wednesday NFL preview for all 32 teams

NFL Nation assesses what to watch across the league on Wednesday, including the Vikings' plan at quarterback after Teddy Bridgewater suffered a dislocated knee and a torn ACL on Wednesday.


Harrison sorry for saying Kaepernick 'not black'

Rodney Harrison has apologized after criticizing Colin Kaepernick and his refusal to stand for the national anthem while suggesting that the QB isn't black and doesn't understand racism.

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2hMike Reiss

Gronkowski wins Pats' community service award

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski became the 14th player to be honored with the team's Ron Burton Community Service Award on Tuesday night.

6hEric Williams

Chargers waive QB Mettenberger among cuts

Quarterback Zach Mettenberger was waived by the Chargers as part of the team's efforts to get down to 75 players by Tuesday's 4 p.m. ET deadline.

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8hAdam Teicher

Chiefs LB Houston (knee surgery) put on PUP list

Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston, who is recovering from offseason knee surgery, will miss at least the first six weeks of the season after being placed on the PUP list.

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7hJeremy Fowler

Steelers' Green on PUP list until at least Week 7

Tight end Ladarius Green, the Steelers' biggest offseason signing, won't see the field until at least Week 7, as he was placed on the physically unable to perform list.

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9hJordan Raanan

Source: Giants re-sign Beatty to 1-year deal

The Giants re-sign OL Will Beatty to a one-year deal, according to sources, after releasing him in February to free up salary cap space.

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Agent: QB Yates cleared to return from ACL

T.J. Yates has been cleared to return to football activities, his agent announced Tuesday. Yates tore his ACL last December while playing for the Texans.

12hMike Reiss

Brady aiming to 'stay sharp' during suspension

Tom Brady declined to reveal how he plans to stay sharp while serving a four-game suspension to open the season while acknowledging that he expects it to be challenging to be away from football.

Roethlisberger not in favor of Kaepernick sitting down for national anthem (1:53)


Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

#Vikings Mike Zimmer: "My wife passed away 7 years ago, right? It was a tough day, the sun came up the next day, the world kept spinning."

Vikes get injury news they feared with Bridgewater

Adam Schefter assesses the injury suffered by Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (torn ACL, other damage to knee) during practice on Tuesday and lists players that Minnesota could look to acquire via trade.


Adam Caplan @caplannfl

#Vikings will sign QB Brad Sorensen if he clears waivers tomorrow, source confirmed. Shaun Hill won't play. Joel Stave will see time.

Mark Dominik @MarkdominikESPN

Hey Jet fans. Be very thankful that Ryan Fitzpatrick signed that one year deal because IF he would have waited he'd had much more leverage.

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

The Titans are the first team that will face Minnesota without Teddy Bridgewater in a meaningful game. The Vikings play in Nashville on September 11. Frankly, I wasn't buying Minnesota the way a lot of other were and was already sensing the Titans would win that game.