NFL News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from ESPN.com wire sources.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Saints adding ex-Browns pass-rusher Kruger (AP, 11:16 AM ET)
Some military vets tweet support for Kaepernick's protest (AP, 8:05 AM ET)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

As anthem controversy simmers, Kaepernick prepares to play (AP, 10:13 PM ET)
Vikings: QB Bridgewater has dislocated knee, torn ACL (AP, 9:15 PM ET)
AP Source: Giants re-sign offensive tackle Will Beatty (AP, 9:03 PM ET)
McCain, Barnes join Saints, who also cut 14 players (AP, 8:20 PM ET)
LA Rams cut ties with DL Quinton Coples, waive 14 more (AP, 8:03 PM ET)
Cardinals bring impressive depth at running back (AP, 7:37 PM ET)
Patriots place Lewis, Vollmer on PUP list, cut 3 players (AP, 7:03 PM ET)
Colts' backup quarterbacks prepare for final audition (AP, 7:01 PM ET)
Attention to detail has rookie receiver starting for Titans (AP, 6:54 PM ET)
After Nelson and Cobb, a toss-up at receiver for Packers (AP, 6:50 PM ET)
Buccaneers place WR Murphy, G Sweezy on reserve/PUP list (AP, 6:49 PM ET)
Here he goes again: Witten says Cowboys can win without Romo (AP, 6:42 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Vikings in division spotlight with new stadium (AP, 6:40 PM ET)
Packers claim punter Jacob Schum from Bucs, boot Masthay (AP, 6:23 PM ET)
Vikings let long-time center John Sullivan go on cutdown day (AP, 6:22 PM ET)
Steelers' first-round pick Burns anxious to make debut (AP, 6:17 PM ET)
Petty, Hackenberg - no Geno - in Jets' preseason finale (AP, 6:00 PM ET)
Backup QBs to share spotlight in Raiders preseason finale (AP, 5:57 PM ET)
Jaguars' Jack switching positions for preseason finale (AP, 5:51 PM ET)
Brady keeping plans during 'Deflategate' suspension quiet (AP, 5:48 PM ET)
Bosa hits the field for first practice with Chargers (AP, 5:47 PM ET)
Bills Gilmore out to prove he's among NFL's best cornerbacks (AP, 5:43 PM ET)
Dolphins' Jordan placed on reserve non-football injury list (AP, 5:42 PM ET)
Redskins cut linebacker Riley, defensive lineman Paea (AP, 5:28 PM ET)
Siemian impressed Broncos with steadiness and spunk (AP, 5:20 PM ET)
Chiefs move Houston to PUP list, place Mauga on IR (AP, 5:16 PM ET)
Bills rookie Shaq Lawson to miss first 6 weeks of season (AP, 5:16 PM ET)
Giants release 12, waive Taylor, place Stingily on IR (AP, 5:10 PM ET)
Rookie WRs to see lots of time in Miami's exhibition finale (AP, 4:58 PM ET)
Bengals release punt return leader Brandon Tate (AP, 4:49 PM ET)
Seattle releases former starting center Patrick Lewis (AP, 4:48 PM ET)
Cowboys put QB Kellen Moore on season-ending injured list (AP, 4:33 PM ET)
Falcons' Ishmael 'not quite ready' to play against Jaguars (AP, 3:29 PM ET)
Bears place backup QB Shaw, C Grasu on injured reserve (AP, 3:10 PM ET)
Jags settle O-line by selecting Beachum starting left tackle (AP, 2:53 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Romo's down, NFC East up for grabs (AP, 2:44 PM ET)
Jets waived/injured safety Dion Bailey, 2 others (AP, 2:34 PM ET)
Correction: Dolphins-Uber story (AP, 2:14 PM ET)
Bills acquire linebacker McCray in trade with Packers (AP, 1:44 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Panthers take aim at 4th straight NFC South crown (AP, 1:13 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Seattle, Arizona again clear favorites in NFC West (AP, 1:04 PM ET)
Panthers cut punter Mike Scifres, trim roster to 74 (AP, 12:09 PM ET)
Jaguars waive former 1st-rounder Werner, place Sample on IR (AP, 12:01 PM ET)
Look for Luck, Colts back in playoffs, and maybe Raiders? (AP, 2:23 AM ET)

Monday, August 29, 2016

Bucs-Redskins preseason game moved to Wednesday (AP, 11:17 PM ET)
Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized (AP, 9:37 PM ET)
Former Cowboys, Hurricanes assistant Alexander dead at 77 (AP, 9:16 PM ET)
Cowboys waive injured DE Jenkins, put CB Thomas on IR (AP, 9:11 PM ET)
Jets' Harris has 'bad' shoulder bruise, uncertain for Week 1 (AP, 9:07 PM ET)
Fitzpatrick not concerned by Jets offense's sluggish summer (AP, 9:04 PM ET)
Tim Masthay's hold on Packers punting job secure - for now (AP, 9:02 PM ET)
Raiders look to shore up run defense before start of season (AP, 8:43 PM ET)
Chargers sign rookie Joey Bosa to 4-year deal (AP, 8:36 PM ET)
Falcons' Jones to miss preseason game with ankle injury (AP, 8:30 PM ET)
Patriots place Jackson on PUP list, waive Stork, Knighton (AP, 8:03 PM ET)
Cardinals CB questions amplified by loss of Mike Jenkins (AP, 8:00 PM ET)
Saints acquire pass-rusher McCain from Dolphins (AP, 7:30 PM ET)
Injuries create sticky situation for Colts' roster moves (AP, 7:30 PM ET)
Broncos name their starting quarterback: Trevor Siemian (AP, 7:14 PM ET)
Seattle releases veteran Browner among 6 roster moves (AP, 6:52 PM ET)
Booted: Browns trade punter Lee after he passed on tackle (AP, 6:22 PM ET)
Browns' Paul Kruger calls his release 'wrong decision' (AP, 6:20 PM ET)
Little going right for Bears with injuries, poor play (AP, 6:18 PM ET)
Panthers' Rivera not too concerned about offense's struggles (AP, 5:55 PM ET)
Giants struggle on offense, especially up front (AP, 5:49 PM ET)
Titans receiver aggravates hamstring in return to practice (AP, 5:48 PM ET)
Jaguars waive McCray, 7 others as they trim roster to 78 (AP, 5:34 PM ET)
Dolphins partner with Uber to provide transportation options (AP, 5:21 PM ET)
LB Jayson DiManche among 11 players waived by Bengals (AP, 5:20 PM ET)
QB Jake Coker waived-injured by Cardinals, 11 others cut (AP, 5:17 PM ET)
Mingo says Patriots opportunity is 'several years in making' (AP, 5:13 PM ET)
Redskins sign veteran defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins (AP, 5:09 PM ET)
Chiefs' Eric Berry back in camp, ready to get back to work (AP, 4:55 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Texans bank on Osweiler to stay atop division (AP, 4:54 PM ET)
Dolphins WRs Stills, Parker hurt in practice (AP, 4:29 PM ET)
Bills receiver Watkins says he's set for start of season (AP, 4:23 PM ET)
Browns waive DB K'Waun Williams, recently suspended by team (AP, 4:21 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Broncos still rule the AFC West (AP, 3:30 PM ET)
Lions trade WR Jeremy Kerley to 49ers to OG Brandon Thomas (AP, 2:48 PM ET)
Ohio State suspends wide receiver Torrance Gibson (AP, 2:18 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Jets, Dolphins, Bills take aim at Patriots' throne (AP, 2:00 PM ET)
With Broncos, Patriots flawed, no clear favorite in AFC (AP, 1:46 PM ET)
NFL 2016: Animosity between Bengals & Steelers flavors race (AP, 1:34 PM ET)
Jaguars still figuring out best way to use Beachum, Joeckel (AP, 11:23 AM ET)
Former Patriots lineman, dentist, Bill Lenkaitis dies (AP, 9:25 AM ET)
Dalton, Bengals sharp early in 26-21 preseason loss at Jags (AP, 12:26 AM ET)

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Dalton, Bengals sharp early in 26-21 preseason lost at Jags (AP, 11:28 PM ET)
Brock Osweiler solid in Texans' 34-24 victory over Cardinals (AP, 9:04 PM ET)
Big plays allowed by Titans defense has coach's attention (AP, 7:43 PM ET)
Brook Osweiler solid in Texans' 34-24 victory over Cardinals (AP, 7:40 PM ET)
Kaepernick will sit through anthem until there's change (AP, 7:18 PM ET)
Romo injury makes rookie Prescott sudden starter for Cowboys (AP, 7:06 PM ET)
2 Dolphins rookies expected to make preseason debuts (AP, 6:49 PM ET)
Bridgewater, Vikings beat Chargers 23-10 in stadium opener (AP, 6:46 PM ET)
Bills Ryan says standing for anthem pays respect to military (AP, 6:41 PM ET)
Chargers RB Branden Oliver injures Achilles vs. Vikings (AP, 6:40 PM ET)
Eagles cut wide receivers Rueben Randle and Chris Givens (AP, 6:25 PM ET)
Titans waive 12 to trim roster before Tuesday's NFL deadline (AP, 6:23 PM ET)
Irsay says Colts' Mewhort expected to miss 2-4 weeks (AP, 6:23 PM ET)
Panthers cut WR Stephen Hill, 10 others (AP, 6:21 PM ET)
Both offensive tackles remain unsettled for Seattle (AP, 6:08 PM ET)
Jets place wide receiver Devin Smith on PUP, cut 11 players (AP, 5:34 PM ET)
Steelers' starters Heyward, Gilbert dealing with injuries (AP, 5:01 PM ET)
Chiefs safety Eric Berry signs franchise tender (AP, 4:31 PM ET)
Bears waive RB Perry, part with 9 other players (AP, 4:10 PM ET)
Jets' Christian Hackenberg up and down in NFL debut (AP, 3:50 PM ET)
Giants receiver Victor Cruz plays for first time since 2014 (AP, 3:18 PM ET)
With Broncos, Patriots flawed, no clear favorite in AFC (AP, 3:08 PM ET)
Colts sign free agent RB Steven Ridley (AP, 3:02 PM ET)
Few contenders, more pretenders in NFC (AP, 1:30 PM ET)
Falcons sign former Redskins S Dashon Goldson (AP, 12:19 PM ET)
Bills sign QB Trainor as potential preseason finale fill in (AP, 11:58 AM ET)
Siemian solidifies QB job in Denver's 17-9 win over Rams (AP, 1:43 AM ET)
Mariota, Carr both sharp in Titans' 27-14 win over Raiders (AP, 12:24 AM ET)

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Fitz, Jets starters sluggish, score in 21-20 loss to Giants (AP, 11:57 PM ET)
Ravens get back Flacco, lose Watson in 30-9 rout of Lions (AP, 11:25 PM ET)
Bradford's big night gives Eagles 33-23 win at Indianapolis (AP, 11:01 PM ET)
Rams receiver Tavon Austin gets extension (AP, 8:13 PM ET)
Ravens TE Watson tears right Achilles, likely out for season (AP, 7:39 PM ET)
Browns coach Jackson doesn't think 'sky' falling on team (AP, 6:59 PM ET)
Chiefs acquire CB Acker from 49ers for draft pick (AP, 6:43 PM ET)
Niners QB Kaepernick refuses to stand for anthem in protest (AP, 6:40 PM ET)
Jets' Marshall out, Giants' Cruz expected to play (AP, 6:35 PM ET)
Smith, Chiefs look sharp in 23-7 victory over Bears (AP, 6:17 PM ET)
Tony Romo out with another back injury, no word on return (AP, 4:54 PM ET)
Falcons give workout to former Redskins S Dashon Goldson (AP, 2:43 PM ET)
Redskins' Kelley has roster spot, not starting job, on mind (AP, 2:13 PM ET)
Vikings host Chargers in new stadium debut (AP, 12:09 PM ET)
Rodgers throws TD pass to lead Packers past 49ers 21-10 (AP, 2:19 AM ET)
Roethlisberger sharp, Steelers top Saints 27-14 (AP, 1:18 AM ET)
Josh Gordon shines in preseason debut for Browns (AP, 12:32 AM ET)
Cousins finds rhythm against reserves as Redskins beat Bills (AP, 12:27 AM ET)

Friday, August 26, 2016

Brady sharp in preseason debut; Patriots top Panthers 19-17 (AP, 11:59 PM ET)
Jets treat US military to flag football game in Afghanistan (AP, 8:44 PM ET)
New stadium still working out kinks for 1st Vikings game (AP, 6:55 PM ET)
Sharper files notice of appeal in federal rape case (AP, 6:40 PM ET)
Vikings give US Bank Stadium a test drive, ahead of opener (AP, 6:14 PM ET)
Cardinals wrap up "business-like" training camp (AP, 5:56 PM ET)
KICKING OFF: Victor Cruz back, looking to make Giants roster (AP, 5:54 PM ET)
Falcons rookie safety Neal to have minor knee surgery (AP, 5:11 PM ET)
Former Navy star Reynolds finds life in NFL to be 'humbling' (AP, 2:07 PM ET)
AP source: Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp Sunday (AP, 1:33 PM ET)
Marshall recalls 1st impression of Fitz: 'He was terrible' (AP, 11:53 AM ET)