NFL Player News

  • Jets CB Antonio Cromartie finishes with four tackles Week 4

    New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie recorded four tackles Sunday against the Miami Dolphins .

    With the Dolphins basically abandoning their running game, the Jets were able to bring plenty of pressure to make life fairly easy for the secondary. With Miami lacking many legitimate deep threats, Cromartie had a productive game.

  • Rams RB Benny Cunningham (knee) is active for Week 4

    St. Louis Rams running back Benny Cunningham (knee) is listed as active Sunday at Arizona Wildcats , Myles Simmons of the Rams' official site reports.

    Cunningham will take a back seat to Tre Mason and (to a greater extent) Todd Gurley , as the latter grows more accustomed to the professional game. However, as the season rolls along, Cunningham should continue to factor into the offense as a pass catcher out of the backfield.

  • Nick Foles QB | STL

    Kenny Britt WR | STL

    Brian Quick WR | STL

    Rams WR Kenny Britt fine for game against Cardinals

    St. Louis Rams veteran wideout Kenny Britt (shoulder) is active for the game Sunday at Arizona.

    Nick Foles has spread the wealth this season, and Britt will have even more competition for targets with Brian Quick making his season debut. With a tough Cardinals defense on tap - they've given up only 27 catches for 340 yards and two touchdowns on 52 targets to wide receivers this season - Britt will have even greater difficulty making an impact in Week 4.

  • John Brown WR | ARI

    Cardinals WR John Brown active for Week 4 showdown vs. Rams

    Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown (shoulder) is listed as active Sunday against the St. Louis Rams .

    While he's been a consistent target of Carson Palmer this season, Brown Bears has yet to cobble together a signature performance in Larry Fitzgerald 's throwback campaign. Brown may find difficulty emerging against a Rams defense that has allowed a stellar 7.9 yards per catch to wide receivers this season.

  • Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes active for Week 4

    Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes is active Sunday against the Broncos.Rhodes will be needed if the Vikings hope to contain both Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders . Having him in the lineup is a big boost for the defense.

  • Vikings DE Justin Trattou is inactive Sunday

    Minnesota Vikings defensive end Justin Trattou is inactive Sunday against the Vikings.

    Trattou backs up Everson Griffin at right defensive end and the Vikings will be without needed depth. Depth is more of an issue than usual with the game being played at high altitude.

  • Jarius Wright WR | MIN

    Vikings WR Jarius Wright cleared for Sunday game

    Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jarius Wright (hand) is listed as active for the Sunday battle against Denver.

    It remains to be seen how much his physical issue will affect him, but he'll give it a go.

  • Eddie Lacy RB | GB

    Ankle injury won't keep Packers RB Eddie Lacy sidelined Week 4

    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (ankle) is listed as active Sunday against the 49ers.

    During the week, Lacy claimed that the pain in his ankle was diminishing. He'll aim to for his first 100-yard outing of the season against a 49ers defense that has yielded 4.2 yards per carry and five touchdowns to running backs this season.

  • Texans WR Nate Washington (hamstring) forced out Sunday

    A hamstring issue has Houston Texans wideout Nate Washington questionable to return Sunday against the Falcons.

    With Washington on the sideline, Cecil Shorts will be in line for more targets. He hadn't seen a target in the game before making his exit.

  • 49ers WR Bruce Ellington (ankle) listed as active for Week 4

    San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Bruce Ellington (ankle) is active for Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers , the Sacramento Bee reports.

    A wait-and-see approach is in order here from a fantasy perspective, but the return of Ellington and Reggie Bush does at least give the 49ers' offense some added speed in Week 4.