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17hIan O'Connor

John Mara's mistake should scare NFL owners straight

The Giants have long been held up as a model of stability and right-minded thinking. No more. If they can get shredded for suiting up an abuser, any team can and should.

Giants 'condoning domestic violence' by keeping Brown (1:39)
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21hBill Barnwell

Blame Grigson, not Luck, for Colts' mess

"When you pay Andrew what we did, it's going to take some time to build on the other side of the ball," said Colts GM Ryan Grigson, who has had plenty of time and not much to show for it in Indy.

Stephen A. mashup: 'Cowboys are an accident waiting to happen' (1:06)
Neil Jamieson

Football Kit Mashups: From A to Zenit

Football. And football. Same name, two totally different sports. But one thing they do have in common is iconic uniforms that help shape team identities. With the club season in full swing (and amid international break monotony), we had some fun.

Should Suh have been suspended for kicking Roethlisberger? (1:43)


Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

All signs point to Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert making his season debut on Sunday against the Browns.


John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Redskins tight end Vernon Davis was fined $12,154 for his celebration penalty in Sunday's win over the Eagles per source. Davis made a jump shot with the ball over the goal post, drawing a 15-yard penalty.

Josh Weinfuss ESPN Staff Writer 

Cardinals WR John Brown was listed as doubtful for Sunday night's game. He was diagnosed with sickle-cell trait on Thursday through a blood test, coach Bruce Arians announced Friday. When asked if he thought Brown would play Sunday, Arians said: "Your guess is as good as mine."

Sheil Kapadia ESPN Writer 

Pete Carroll said TE Jimmy Graham (knee/hip) is "ready to go" and will play. Kam Chancellor is doubtful.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

Niners also list WR Torrey Smith (back), CB Rashard Robinson (concussion), DT Glenn Dorsey (knee) as questionable for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay.

Nick Wagoner ESPN Staff Writer 

As expected, 49ers officially ruled out RB Carlos Hyde for Sunday because of a shoulder injury. Mike Davis, Shaun Draughn and, possibly, DuJuan Harris will split time though Davis seems likely to get first crack at it.