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  1. What can we expect from Ridley, Vereen?

    Tom Carpenter

    Earlier this week, I took a look at the New England Patriots backfield, noting that ESPN Pats reporter Mike Reiss wasn't convinced that veteran RB Stevan Ridley would make the final cut. However, after Ridley joined Shane Vereen in sitting out the...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  2. Will Jets keep Stephen Hill?

    Tom Carpenter

    Back when Mike Tannenbaum was the New York Jets general manager, he selected WR Stephen Hill in the second round. The Jets hoped that he would quickly develop into an impact No. 1 wideout. Instead, he played just 23 games during his first two seas...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  3. Latest buzz on Sammy Watkins' ribs

    Tom Carpenter

    UPDATE: It appears that the Buffalo Bills dodged a bullet with their stud rookie WR Sammy Watkins. "Sounds like the #Bills dodged serious injury with WR Sammy Watkins - again. Reinjured his ribs yesterday, but should be good to go," tweeted Ian Ra...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  4. Why so many touches for rookie Hill?

    Tom Carpenter

    It was a busy night for Jeremy Hill during Thursday's preseason finale. The Cincinnati Bengals' rookie running back played into the second half, despite leaving briefly in the first half with an elbow injury. He ended up with 20 rushing attempts for ...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  5. Who will back up Ryan Fitzpatrick?

    Tom Carpenter

    As shaky as Ryan Fitzpatrick seems to be atop the Houston Texans QB depth chart, things are even sketchier when it comes to the battle for the No. 2 role. Neither Case Keenum nor Tom Savage did anything during Thursday's preseason finale to stake a c...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  6. Will refs pocket flags in regular season?

    Tom Carpenter

    The flags have been flying this preseason as NFL officials began strictly enforcing illegal contact and defensive holding penalties. The expectation was that eventually the players would adjust and the refs would begin to scale back the calls. So,...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  7. Will QB Derek Carr start in Week 1?

    Tom Carpenter

    The Oakland Raiders spent much of the summer trying to convince their fans that Matt Schaub would somehow rebound from his final disastrous season with the Houston Texans and lead the team to wins. However, as the season nears, it appears that coach ...

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  8. Martavis Bryant iffy for opener?

    Tom Carpenter

    Traditionally, the Pittsburgh Steelers No. 3 wide receiver doesn't see enough targets to be a consistent fantasy factor. However, there was hope that fourth-round rookie Martavis Bryant could at least be a red-zone threat, if he could secure that No....

    Blog | August 29, 2014
  9. Which Broncos RBs will make the cut?

    Tom Carpenter

    We won't see Montee Ball or Ronnie Hillman during the Denver Broncos' final preseason tilt Thursday evening, as the team rests their top running back options. However, the game will have plenty of significance to the remaining running backs, who are ...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  10. Will Fins cut RB Daniel Thomas?

    Tom Carpenter

    Former Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland moved up 17 spots to select Daniel Thomas in the second round of the 2011 draft. Thomas has done next to nothing since (averaging about 3.6 yards per carry each of his first three seasons). With K...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  11. Stevie Johnson's spot safe with Niners?

    Joe Kaiser

    Could Stevie Johnson, the big-play receiver San Francisco traded a fourth-rounder to get just this past May, be one of the last cuts in 49ers camp? Don't rule it out just yet. The Bay Area native is set to earn $3.65 million in base salary in 2014...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  12. Cunningham, Mason real threats to Stacy?

    Tom Carpenter

    After we saw Benny Cunningham start ahead of Zac Stacy in the St. Louis Rams' regular-season dress rehearsal last weekend, I noted that it appeared that Stacy still was locked into the lead-back role for the Rams. However, I also noted that, "Time wi...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  13. Where Latimer could become a force

    Joe Kaiser

    With Wes Welker's future somewhat up in the air after the 33-year-old suffered his third concussion over the past 10-months, it'll likely fall on former Steeler Emmanuel Sanders to handle Walker's workload until he's able to return. Any absence by...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  14. Dobson ready for preseason debut?

    Tom Carpenter

    We haven't seen anything from WR Aaron Dobson this offseason, because he has been recovering from March surgery that repaired a fracture in his left foot. Any concerns that he will be ready for Week 1 should be assuaged Thursday evening when we ge...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  15. Is CFL an option for Josh Gordon?

    Tom Carpenter

    Earlier this morning, I took a look at whether Josh Gordon would fight his season-long suspension through the Ohio court system. Could another option for Gordon be to accept his NFL punishment and play ball in the Canadian Football League? "Jos...

    Blog | August 28, 2014
  16. What role will RB Michael have in '14?

    Tom Carpenter

    We know that Marshawn Lynch is the workhorse in the Seattle Seahawks backfield, but it remains unclear exactly how they plan to use backups Christine Michael and Robert Turbin. We won't get to see them battle Thursday evening in the Seahawks' preseas...

    Blog | August 28, 2014