Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says the team would clear a roster spot for defensive tackle Josh Brent once the NFL reinstates him, but sources say league punishment is coming for the defensive tackle.
The Jacksonville Jaguars' current plan regarding Justin Blackmon is to have the wide receiver return once he's reinstated from an indefinite suspension for multiple violations of the NFL substance-abuse policy, league sources told ESPN.
After interviewing Dallas Cowboys players, the NFL Players Association has decided not to request the videotape of the non-contact practice last week in which middle linebacker Sean Lee suffered a season-ending knee injury.
Fuming over the yearlong suspension of Daryl Washington for another violation of the NFL substance-abuse policy, the Arizona Cardinals seem prepared to challenge the player's right to some of the $10 million option bonus they recently activated.
A throwing session Percy Harvin had with quarterback Russell Wilson on Monday, which went extremely well, helped convince Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll not to place the wide receiver on season-ending injured reserve, league sources said.
Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett has changed the sideline operation for Sunday's game against the New York Giants so that he will have direct contact with quarterback Tony Romo on the field as in previous seasons, according to a league source.