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DE Chris Long active for Rams against Giants

ST. LOUIS (AP) Defensive end Chris Long is active for the St. Louis Rams against the New York Giants after he was listed as probable with soreness in his surgically repaired left ankle. Go to Source : DE Chris Long active for Rams against Giants

Falcons’ Jackson, Saints’ Thomas, leave sideline

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Atlanta running back Steven Jackson and New Orleans running back Pierre Thomas both left their bench areas because of first-half injuries during Sunday’s pivotal NFC South game between the Falcons and Saints. Go to Source : Falcons’ Jackson, Saints’ Tho [...]

Browns’ Hoyer takes over for injured Manziel at QB

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Brian Hoyer took over at quarterback for the Cleveland Browns after Johnny Manziel left Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers in the second quarter with a left hamstring injury. Go to Source : Browns’ Hoyer takes over for injured Manziel at QB

Manziel injured in second quarter against Panthers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has left the game late in the second quarter against the Carolina Panthers with a left hamstring injury, and his return is questionable. Go to Source : Manziel injured in second quarter against Panthers

Giants-Rams Inactives: Rashad Jennings, Jayron Hosley head list

Running back Rashad Jennings (ankle) and cornerback Jayron Hosley, a healthy scratch for the fourth straight week, head the New York Giants inactive list for Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Rams. After that, the remaining seven inactive players are guys who may or may not know w [...]

It’s halftime, bitches! Do what you have to do then get back here to chat up the first half results and discuss the 3rd quarter of t [...]

The San Francisco 49ers were short-handed heading into Saturday’s game against the San Diego Chargers, and they suffered additional  [...]

With Johnny Manziel potentially out, Brian Hoyer will reclaim his starting QB spot. The Cleveland Browns continue to have the worst luck o [...]

Jets’ Mangold leaves with left ankle injury

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) New York Jets center Nick Mangold injured his left ankle in the second quarter against the New England Patriots on Sunday. Go to Source : Jets’ Mangold leaves with left ankle injury

Things are getting a little heated between Falcons and Saints

Scraps are aplenty under the lights of the Superdome on Sunday. Go to Source : Things are getting a little heated between Falcons and Saints

Houston guard Brooks injured against Ravens

HOUSTON (AP) Texans guard Brandon Brooks left Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens midway through the first quarter with a left ankle injury, and his return is questionable. Go to Source : Houston guard Brooks injured against Ravens

It’s a fake! Watch the Chiefs pull a fast one on the Steelers

What looked to be an ordinary field-goal attempt turned into a bit of trickery. Go to Source : It’s a fake! Watch the Chiefs pull a fast one on the Steelers

December swoon drops Eagles out of contention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles hid their flaws and overcame glaring weaknesses for three-quarters of the season. Go to Source : December swoon drops Eagles out of contention

One quarter of play is already in the books as the New Orleans Saints face the Atlanta Falcons in the Superdome with the NFC South title u [...]

Night games have been good to the Seahawks. Really, really good. If the Seahawks’ resurgent defense and Arizona’s inexperienc [...]

Devin Hester makes sure to give a referee a quick shoulder rub

The Falcons’ kick returner probably sees the wisdom of getting on a ref’s good side. Go to Source : Devin Hester makes sure to give a referee a quick shoulder rub

Welcome to Field Glasses, a weekly semi-regular feature here on F.G. that breaks down Xs and Os. If you have anything you’ve been wo [...]