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News: Injury

Clayton Geathers may not be ready

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 9:19 AM EDT
Indianapolis Colts SS Clayton Geathers (neck) may not be ready for the start of the season as there is still no timetable for his return. 'I can't tell you when Clayton is going to be available for us, but he's doing everything as far as the rehab and the meetings,' head coach Chuck Pagano said. 'He's just not practicing right now. When the doctors say he's 100 percent and he's ready to roll, then we'll put him back out there.' S T.J. Green is practicing in Geathers' place.
The Herald Bulletin - George Bremer

Quinten Rollins had groin surgery

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 11:30 PM EDT
Green Bay Packers CB Quinten Rollins (groin) underwent groin surgery right after the season to fix a problem that stretched from October through January. He was bothered by a nagging groin problem throughout the campaign. Rollins did not feel any restrictions, however, when he was on the field for OTAs Tuesday, May 23, and said the issue was 'night-and-day better.'
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Michael Cohen

Sean Davis had surgery

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:19 PM EDT
Pittsburgh Steelers SS Sean Davis (shoulder) underwent surgery on his shoulder this offseason, according to a sources, but he anticipates being fully healthy for training camp. - Jeremy Fowler

Teddy Bridgewater throws at OTAs

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6:43 PM EDT
Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (knee) participated in some drop back passes during organized team activities Tuesday, May 23. Bridgewater's injured knee was in a brace and as he continues to rehabilitate from surgery.

Devin Smith reverts to IR

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 5:29 PM EDT
New York Jets WR Devin Smith (shoulder) went through waivers unclaimed and reverted to the Reserve/Injured list Tuesday, May 23, after being waived/injured Monday, May 22.
SiriusXM Radio - Adam Caplan

J.J. Watt not limited

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 5:14 PM EDT
Houston Texans DE J.J. Watt (back) said he has no restrictions and that he feels 'very, very good.' Watt was a full participant with the first-team defense in organized team activities Tuesday, May 23.
Houston Chronicle - Aaron Wilson

Jamaal Charles ready by training camp?

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 4:37 PM EDT
Denver Broncos RB Jamaal Charles (knee) hopes to be ready for action by training camp, according to head coach Vance Joseph. Charles will rehabilitate and get back to good health during organized team activities.
NFL Network - James Palmer

Three moves made by Jaguars

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 3:25 PM EDT
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Bryan Walters (concussion) was waived/injured Monday, May 22. Additionally, free-agent CBs Tyler Patmon (Panthers) and Brian Dixon (Cardinals) were signed. - John Oehser

Charles Sims taking part in OTAs

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 3:13 PM EDT
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Charles Sims (shoulder) practiced during organized team activities Tuesday, May 23, after being cleared to practice Monday, May 22. Sims underwent shoulder surgery sometime this offseason. - Scott Smith

Eric Decker going full speed

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 2:47 PM EDT - updated
New York Jets WR Eric Decker (hip, shoulder) is participating in passing drills full speed Tuesday, May 23. - Rich Cimini

Two Jets idle Tuesday

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 10:58 AM EDT
New York Jets WR Robby Anderson (undisclosed) and OT Kelvin Beachum (undisclosed) are in the injured/rehab area for organized team activities Tuesday, May 23. - Rich Cimini

Jaylon Smith expected to be limited

Monday, May 22, 2017 8:27 PM EDT
Dallas Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith (knee) is expected to participate every other day during organized team activities to make sure he does not rush back, according to owner/general manager Jerry Jones. - Todd Archer

Josh Doctson will not be limited

Monday, May 22, 2017 7:48 PM EDT
Washington Redskins WR Josh Doctson (Achilles') will be a full participant during organized team activities this week, according to head coach Jay Gruden. - John Keim

Michael Oher not expected at OTAs

Monday, May 22, 2017 6:31 PM EDT
Carolina Panthers OT Michael Oher (concussion) has skipped the first five weeks of offseason workouts and is not expected to report for organized team activities this week. Oher still has not been cleared from the concussion protocol, but he is also dealing with some personal issues, according to sources. It is believed that Oher may be out of shape at this time.
Charlotte Observer - Joseph Person

Cecil Shorts will not play in 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017 6:25 PM EDT
Free-agent WR Cecil Shorts (knee) said he still needs to undergo another surgery on his knee and will not be able to play in 2017. He said he hopes to be able to play in 2018.
Sirius XM NFL Radio

Jerod Evans on waivers

Monday, May 22, 2017 5:37 PM EDT
Philadelphia Eagles QB Jerod Evans (foot) was waived with an injury settlement Monday, May 22.

Devin Smith let go

Monday, May 22, 2017 5:05 PM EDT
New York Jets WR Devin Smith (knee) was waived/injured Monday, May 22.
ESPN - Adam Schefter

Giovani Bernard will be limited at OTAs

Monday, May 22, 2017 3:55 PM EDT
Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (knee) will be a limited participant when organized team activities begin Tuesday, May 23. He continues to recover from a torn anterior cruciate ligament suffered last season. - Katherine Terrell

Ameer Abdullah staying focused

Monday, May 22, 2017 2:56 PM EDT
Detroit Lions RB Ameer Abdullah (foot) said he's attacking this offseason with a more focused mindset and working as hard as he can to be the best player he can be. The third-year running back also hopes to leave his injury woes behind him. He's focused on the little things and the work he has to do to maintain his body for the NFL after suffering a season-ending foot injury in Week 2 last season. - Tim Twentyman

Malik Hooker, Clayton Geathers may start

Monday, May 22, 2017 2:31 PM EDT
Indianapolis Colts S Malik Hooker (hernia, shoulder) and S Clayton Geathers (neck) likely will be the starting safeties in Week 1 if they are both healthy, in the opinion of's Mike Wells. - Mike Wells

Vinny Curry had MCL injury

Monday, May 22, 2017 9:48 AM EDT
Philadelphia Eagles DE Vinny Curry (knee) said he played last season through an injury to his medial collateral ligament. - Eliot Shorr-Parks

Cordy Glenn not cleared

Sunday, May 21, 2017 4:49 PM EDT
Buffalo Bills OT Cordy Glenn (ankle, back) has not been cleared to participate in organized team activities because he is still rehabbing from ankle and back injuries he suffered in 2016. OT Dion Dawkins worked with the first-team offense during practice this week. - Chris Brown

Zach Miller close to 100 percent

Saturday, May 20, 2017 10:59 PM EDT
Chicago Bears TE Zach Miller (foot) said Satrurday, May 20, that he is 'close to 100 percent' but plans to take it easy during OTAs. - Mike Berman

Sammy Watkins targeting training camp

Saturday, May 20, 2017 9:40 PM EDT
Buffalo Bills WR Sammy Watkins (foot) is not expected to return to the field until training camp begins.
The Buffalo News - Jay Skurski

Graham Gano good to go

Saturday, May 20, 2017 6:11 PM EDT
Carolina Panthers PK Graham Gano (heel) has been medically cleared after undergoing surgery to repair a broken bone in his plant foot in mid-January. - Bryan Strickland