Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert (ribs) is set to decide on a painkiller shot in pregame warmups on Sunday, sources say

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert (ribs) is set to decide on a painkiller shot in pregame warmups on Sunday, sources say

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert is expected to make a decision in pregame warmups on Sunday on whether to take a painkiller injection into his fractured rib cartilage to try and play against the Jacksonville Jaguars, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Herbert is “pushing to play,” a source told Schefter. Although Herbert wanted to … Read more

Patrick Mahomes celebrates Texas Tech Red Raiders win over Texas Longhorns on Twitter

Patrick Mahomes celebrates Texas Tech Red Raiders win over Texas Longhorns on Twitter

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has firsthand experience in the rivalry between the Texas Tech Red Raiders and the Texas Longhorns. He played for Texas Tech from 2014 to 2016, playing Texas twice during that span, winning once. 1 Related On Saturday, the Red Raiders and No. 22 Longhorns added another chapter to their … Read more

Buffalo Bills safety Micah Hyde will miss rest of season with neck injury, agent says

Buffalo Bills safety Micah Hyde will miss rest of season with neck injury, agent says

11:36 AM ET Alaina GetzenbergESPN BUFFALO, NY — Bills safety Micah Hyde will miss the remainder of the 2022 season with a neck injury, his agent, Jack Bechta, tweeted Saturday morning. Hyde will be placed on the disabled list on Saturday. He wasn’t in training this week but made a brief appearance in the locker … Read more

New Cincinnati Bengals offensive line says gaining trust from key Joe Burrow as sacks and losses pile up

New Cincinnati Bengals offensive line says gaining trust from key Joe Burrow as sacks and losses pile up

CINCINNATI — A primary goal for the winless Cincinnati Bengals is pretty clear after their 0-2 start to the season. After quarterback Joe Burrow was sacked a total of 13 times in the first two games, center Ted Karras said the team needed to make the cornerstone of its franchise more comfortable in the pocket. … Read more

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin ‘shows proper patience’ with attacking QB Mitch Trubisky

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin ‘shows proper patience’ with attacking QB Mitch Trubisky

PITTSBURGH – After another anemic performance by the Pittsburgh Steelers offense, coach Mike Tomlin is holding back from pressing the panic button on that unit and starting quarterback Mitch Trubisky ahead of Thursday night’s game with the Cleveland Browns . “I’m going to have the proper patience and keep teaching and have the guys keep … Read more

NFL suspends Mike Evans of Tampa Bay Buccaneers for one game over altercation with Marshon Lattimore of New Orleans Saints

NFL suspends Mike Evans of Tampa Bay Buccaneers for one game over altercation with Marshon Lattimore of New Orleans Saints

NEW ORLEANS — Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans has been suspended without pay for one game for his role in Sunday’s altercation with New Orleans Saints cornerback Marshon Lattimore, the NFL announced Monday. Evans was suspended for violating unnecessary and unsportsmanlike rules of conduct, the league said. Evans won’t be able to return … Read more