Questions surrounding Bell's status began Thursday when he missed practice. On Friday, the illness forced Bell to be sent home early, resulting in a second straight missed practice.
49ers OC Mike McDaniel: Trent Williams in motion is like 'a car is driving at you'
What's the scariest play an NFL defensive lineman could conjure? How about a 6-foot-5, 320-pound, nimble-footed All-Pro offensive lineman barreling towards him with a head of steam after going in motion? Just ask the Packers about 49ers OT Trent Williams.
Titans WR A.J. Brown to MLB's Padres: 'Sometimes I think about playing both sports again'
Titans star wideout A.J. Brown surely knows which sport butters his bread. But the former 19th-round draft pick of the San Diego Padres hinted via social media this week that he still has an itch for baseball.
Cooper Kupp vs. Deebo Samuel: Who will power their team to NFC title win?
Sunday's NFC Championship Game features two All-Pro receivers who have been keystones to their teams playing for the right to make the Super Bowl. The Rams' Cooper Kupp and the Niners' Deebo Samuel are unique talents who torture defenses with tackle-breaking power and route-running acumen. So, which one will be better Sunday?
Chiefs DT Chris Jones on rematch with Bengals: 'It's going to be a battle'
Sunday's AFC Championship rematch with the Bengals offers a chance for the Chiefs defense to avenge getting lit up by Joe Burrow, Ja'Marr Chase and the rest of the Bengals offense.
Aaron Donald: The only thing I'm lacking now is a Super Bowl championship
Aaron Donald has won three Defensive Player of the Year Awards, made eight Pro Bowls and seven first-team All-Pros. But the Rams defensive tackle is missing a Super Bowl championship.
Ravens hire Mike Macdonald to be new defensive coordinator
Baltimore announced Thursday night the hiring of Mike Macdonald as the team's new defensive coordinator.
Panthers hire Chris Tabor as special teams coordinator
A former Cleveland Browns and Chicago Bears special teams coordinator, Chris Tabor is the new Carolina Panthers special teams coordinator, the team announced Thursday night.
Raiders put in request to interview Patriots OC Josh McDaniels for vacant head coaching job
The Las Vegas Raiders have put in a request to interview the Patriots' offensive coordinator for their head-coaching opening, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, with the hope he interviews with the team this weekend.
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Thursday, Jan. 27
Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu returned to practice ahead of Championship Sunday, increasing his chances of clearing concussion protocol in time for the AFC Championship game. Plus, other news from around the NFL.
Vikings GM Kwesi Adofo-Mensah ready to get to work after finding perfect fit in Minnesota
The Vikings have their new executive leader. The importance of Kwesi Adofo-Mensah's role in Minnesota was not lost on the 40-year-old general manager.
Cowboys DC Dan Quinn informs interested teams he's returning to Dallas for 2022 season
Dan Quinn's name was a hot one on the head coaching market, but he has informed prospective teams he is staying with the Dallas Cowboys as their defensive coordinator, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported.