New Orleans, LA (SportsNetwork.com) – Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt
Cassel left Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints with an apparent
lower left leg injury.
His return is questionable.
Cassel was injured while attempting to scramble for a first down on a
3rd-and-10 early in the second quarter. He was initially treated on the
sideline before being carted back into the locker room.
Rookie first-round pick Teddy Bridgewater took over for Cassel continue
By Charles Jay
This week in the “Last Man Standing” contest at America’s Bookie, there was lots of contemplation, with consideration that this week’s selection will make things a bit harder in the coming weeks. But we are daring to be a little different here, so we are swinging away with something we don’t think a lot of other contestants have.
That’s because some of the people participating in the contest are probably wary of Peyton Manning and what he is capable of, particularly with his Denver Broncos seeking revenge for one of the worst Super Bowl beatings ever. But continue
Orchard Park, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – San Diego Chargers running back Danny
Woodhead was carted off the field minutes into Sunday’s game against Buffalo
with an apparent leg injury.
Woodhead’s right leg twisted awkwardly underneath him at the end of a 1-yard
carry less than 3 1/2 minutes into the game.
A trainer held the leg to stabilize it as Woodhead was carted off.
The Chargers were already without starting running back Ryan Mathews, who is
expected to miss several weeks because of a right knee sprain.
Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – Baltimore Ravens running back Bernard
Pierce was inactive for Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns.
Pierce popped on the injury report Thursday with a thigh injury and was
again limited in practice on Friday.
Justin Forsett is expected to carry the load in the backfield.
Lardarius Webb, who missed the first two games with a back injury, will make
his season debut, while fellow cornerback Asa Jackson is also active after
leaving last week’s game with a continue
Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J.
Green is active and expected to start Sunday’s game against Tennessee, a week
after an early exit because of a toe injury.
However, linebacker Vontaze Burfict was inactive because of a concussion. The
Bengals have a bye next week, giving Burfict extra time to recover.
Also sidelined for Cincinnati was guard Kevin Zeitler because of a calf
Green was hurt in the first quarter of last Sunday’s game against Atlanta and
returned to practice continue