The Bengals also have the untested Keith Wenning and journeyman Mike Kafka in the building, but it would be highly preferable if neither take a snap in such a meaningful tilt. Despite Monday night's loss to Denver, Cincy can still clinch a first-round bye with a win over Baltimore plus a Broncos loss to the Chargers. The Bengals can also score a bye with a loss, if Denver falls to San Diego and the Chiefs beat Oakland.
Browns center Nick Harris (knee) placed on injured reserve, ending his 2022 season
The Browns have placed starting center Nick Harris (knee) on injured reserve, effectively ending his season.
Justin Simmons believes Broncos are fit for competitive AFC West: 'I like our chances to host playoff games'
With a new coaching staff and quarterback Russell Wilson, Broncos safety Justin Simmons said Tuesday on "Good Morning Football" that he likes Denver's chances of ending the streak of postseason futility.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Tuesday, Aug. 16
Patriots CB Joejuan Williams suffered a shoulder injury that will knock him out for the season, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Find out what other NFL news we're tracking this Tuesday.
Lions CB Jeff Okudah has 'encouraging' performance in preseason opener
Dan Campbell said Monday he liked what he saw from Lions CB Jeff Okudah, who is looking to get back on track following an Achilles injury that marred his second season in 2021.
Steelers' Diontae Johnson on rookie WR George Pickens: 'He's a freak. That's a special talent'
The hype surrounding Pittsburgh Steelers second-round receiver George Pickens continues to build after his sterling performance in the preseason opener. Fellow WR Diontae Johnson is among those impressed, recently referring to Pickens a "freak."
Reunion in Tampa: Buccaneers signing veteran edge rusher Carl Nassib
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are signing edge rusher Carl Nassib, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday.
Tom Brady, John Elway and Aaron Rodgers among 100 players in inaugural California High School Football Hall of Fame class
There has been an abundance of California prep stars who have gone on to celebrated NFL careers and many of them were recognized Monday when the 100-player inaugural class of the California High School Football Hall of Fame. John Elway (Granada Hills), John Lynch (Torrey Pines), Marcus Allen (Lincoln), Ronnie Lott (Eisenhower) and Anthony Munoz (Chaffey) were among the 29 Pro Football Hall of Famers on the list, according to NFL Research.
Eagles trade J.J. Arcega-Whiteside to Seahawks for DB Ugo Amadi
The Eagles have traded J.J. Arcega-Whiteside to the Seahawks in exchange for DB Ugo Amadi, NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reported Monday.
Ravens CB Marcus Peters (ACL) activated off PUP list
Ravens CB Marcus Peters returned to practice less than one year removed from a torn ACL that ended his 2021 season before it began.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Monday, Aug. 15
The Broncos are signing veteran LB Joe Schobert to help fill the void created by an injury to Jonas Griffith, NFL network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Find out what other NFL news we're tracking this Monday.
NFL roster cuts tracker: Team-by-team player moves ahead of the 2022 season
Prior to the 2021 NFL regular season, all 32 franchises must meet three roster-cut deadlines set by the league. Around The NFL tracks all of the releases in this team-by-team rundown.