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Lions release Robert Ayers one day after signing DE
The Detroit Lions released pass rusher Robert Ayers on Tuesday, just one day after signing the defensive end to a one-year contract. The reason behind the brief stint is unknown at this time.
Robert Ayers signs one-year contract with Lions
The Lions continue to seek ways to help their less-than-stellar pass rush. The team on Monday inked veteran defensive end Robert Ayers to a one-year deal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Cheat Sheet: Loser goes home in Seahawks-Cowboys
Sunday's Week 16 slate of games has plenty of playoff implications, highlighted by the Seahawks-Cowboys game. Kevin Patra has everything you need to know about the weekend's matchups.
Cheat Sheet: Saints, Panthers battle for division lead
Week 13 features a juicy set of games led by the Saints-Panthers clash for the NFC South lead. Kevin Patra has all you need to know to get you ready for big weekend in the NFL.
Cheat Sheet: Saints vs. Rams set for scoring showcase
A pair of high-powered offenses will clash Sunday when the Los Angeles Rams play host to the New Orleans Saints. Kevin Patra previews that NFC showdown and the rest of the Week 12 slate.
Twenty-five things to know about Week 12 injuries
The Chargers' runaway Turkey Day victory in Big D was not without a key loss, as wideout Mike Williams was carted off with a knee injury. One day later, there is "real concern" in Southern California.
Week 10 Cheat Sheet: Saints vs. Bills hottest matchup
The matchup of the week is ... Saints-Bills? You better believe it! Kevin Patra has everything you need to know for all the matchups as Week 10 approaches.
Week 9 Cheat Sheet: Battle of the running backs
Which running back will rush for the most yards on Sunday: Ezekiel Elliott or Kareem Hunt? Kevin Patra has everything you need to know for all the matchups as Week 9 kickoff approaches.
Twenty-six things to know about Week 7 injuries
Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette (ankle) is questionable for Sunday vs. the Colts. Ian Rapoport reported that the team is not expecting him to play. Which other notable players could sit Sunday due to injuries?
Week 7 Cheat Sheet: Falcons vs. Pats in SB LI rematch
The Falcons take on the Patriots in Foxborough on Sunday night. Will there be a repeat of Super Bowl LI? Here's everything you need to know about Week 7 as kickoff approaches.
Injuries we're tracking from Sunday's Week 6 games
Week 6 of the 2017 NFL season is here. Here are the injuries we are tracking around the league on Sunday.
Week 6 Cheat Sheet: Jets, Pats battle for AFC East lead
Are the New York Jets for real? We'll all find out this weekend when they look to take the AFC East lead with a win over the New England Patriots. Here's everything else we're watching in Week 6.
Twenty-seven things to know about Week 6 injuries
The Giants, already without receivers Odell Beckham and Brandon Marshall, will now be missing several more starters when they play at Denver on Sunday night. Here is a list of injury updates.
Week 4 Cheat Sheet: Bengals, Browns battle for 1st win
Week 4 provides plenty of compelling matchups, including a battle between a pair of winless teams when the Bengals play the Browns on Sunday. Kevin Patra breaks down this week's remaining slate of 15 games.
Projecting a first-time Pro Bowler for each NFC team
Will Michael Thomas get a Pro Bowl nod in Year 2? How about Christian McCaffrey as a rookie? Or underrated veteran Olivier Vernon? Marc Sessler predicts first-time all-stars in the NFC.
NFC South draft needs: Panthers, Bucs can target premier RBs
Leonard Fournette, Christian McCaffrey and Dalvin Cook are widely considered the top three RBs in this draft. Could two of them end up in the NFC South? Conor Orr identifies needs across the division.
NFC South Offseason Overhaul: Buccaneers strike gold
Atlanta ruled the NFC South in 2016, but is Tampa Bay a threat to the crown after signing Chris Baker and DeSean Jackson? Chris Wesseling studies offseason developments in the division.
Buccaneers agree to terms with DT Chris Baker
The Buccaneers are putting together an impressive opening day to free agency. The latest news has Tampa Bay adding defensive tackle Chris Baker, the team announced Thursday.
William Gholston signs five-year Bucs contract extension
Defensive end William Gholston signed a five-year contract extension with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday. Locking down Gholston was an offseason priority for the team.
2017 NFL unrestricted free agents by position
Alshon Jeffery is the top receiver on the potential free agent market this year. Check out list of 2017 unrestricted free agents.
Robert Ayers on Bucs' surging defense: 'We're hungry'
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have employed the top scoring defense in the NFL since Week 10. Pass rusher Robert Ayers says the group is 'hungry' to prove it deserves a postseason berth.
Cowboys, Chiefs, Patriots among O-lines to watch in Week 15
In last year's AFC title game, Von Miller's Broncos put 17 QB hits on Tom Brady. Can the improved Pats' O-line keep Brady clean this time around? Shaun O'Hara lists O-lines to watch in Week 15.
Defense propels Buccaneers into playoff position
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers four-game win streak puts them tied atop the NFC South. The improved play of Mike Smith's defense has been the catalyst to the run.
Reading the Defense: Brian Orakpo Titans up
Brian Orakpo is one of the NFL's sack leaders. Marcas Grant thinks he has a good chance to improve upon those numbers this week. That and more in the latest Reading the Defense.