'Hard Knocks' Episode 2 recap: Making your mark
The first episode of Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Detroit Lions welcomed us to head coach Dan Campbell and his staff of passionate personalities. In the second episode, the spotlight shined on some of the younger players trying to make a name for themselves, NFL.com's Brendan Walker writes.
Seahawks QB Drew Lock tests positive for COVID, out for Thursday start vs. Bears
Drew Lock was running with the Seattle Seahawks No. 1s at Tuesday's practice and was slated to start his team's second preseason game Thursday against the visiting Chicago Bears, but has tested positive for COVID and is now out for the game.
Giants HC Brian Daboll to get Tyrod Taylor starting reps, but denies it's related to Daniel Jones' performance
Rookie New York head coach Brian Daboll is going to get Tyrod Taylor ready to play if needed, but stresses it doesn't mean Daniel Jones is being demoted.
Patriots place CB Malcolm Butler on injured reserve
The Patriots placed Super Bowl XLIX hero Malcolm Butler on injured reserve, the club announced Tuesday, which officially ends his 2022 season.
Jets QB Zach Wilson undergoes successful knee surgery; OT Mekhi Becton placed on injured reserve
Jets QB Zach Wilson underwent successful knee surgery on Tuesday and he still has a shot to play in Week 1 against the Baltimore Ravens.
Antonio Gibson on uncertain footing as Commanders' starting RB after fumbling in preseason opener
Antonio Gibson, the penciled-in starter entering 2022 camp, struggled in the Commanders' preseason opener, gaining two yards on four carries and fumbling once. The turnover appears to have lingered in the minds of his coaches, who emphasized that there's always competition at the RB position.
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."