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Buccaneers sign Patrick Laird

The Buccaneers have added a running back. Tampa Bay has signed Patrick Laird, the team announced on Monday. Laird entered the league in 2019 with the Dolphins and spent his first three seasons with the club. He’s appeared in 37 games with four starts, recording 244 yards rushing with one touchdown. He’s also caught 36 […]

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49ers release Darqueze Dennard, waive three

The 49ers have made some roster cuts on Monday, and one of the players they let go of is a former first-round pick. San Francisco released veteran cornerback Darqueze Dennard and waived fullback Josh Hokit, receiver KeeSean Johnson, and defensive lineman Tomasi Laulile. Dennard joined the 49ers’ practice squad in January and was with the […]

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Kyle Shanahan is happy that Trey Lance is learning to slide

On Saturday night against the Packers, 49ers quarterback Trey Lance executed his first-ever slide. His coach was happy that Lance pulled it off. “I was glad he did,” Shanahan told reporters on Monday. “That’s something the guys have to get used to. It seems like an easy thing, but it’s not as easy as people […]

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Broncos activate Randy Gregory, Billy Turner

One of the Broncos’ biggest offseason acquisitions not named Russell Wilson is ready for his work of training camp. Defensive end Randy Gregory was activated from the physically unable to perform list on Monday. Gregory had arthroscopic surgery on his shoulder after signing with the Broncos as a free agent in March. Gregory landed with […]

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Browns activate Denzel Ward off PUP

The Browns are getting one of their key defenders back on the practice field. Cleveland announced cornerback Denzel Ward has been activated off the physically unable to perform list. Ward was rehabbing a foot injury that he suffered during minicamp in June. Earlier this offseason, Ward signed a five-year extension worth $100.5 million contract extension […]

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Amazon expects 12.5 million viewers for Thursday Night Football

Amazon will legitimately get to double dip when it begins exclusively broadcasting Thursday Night Football next month. The viewers will be paying for Amazon Prime, and the advertisers will be paying for what could be prime commercial placement. But there’s a real question as to the value that corporate partners will receive. How many people […]

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Kyle Shanahan: Jimmie Ward may be out through Week One with “pretty bad” hamstring injury

The 49ers have an injury concern in their defensive backfield. Head coach Kyle Shanahan told reporters in his Monday press conference that safety Jimmie Ward suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday’s practice. It’s significant enough that Ward may not be available for San Francisco’s Week One matchup with Chicago. “It’s a pretty bad hamstring injury […]