Denver Broncos waive veteran running back Melvin Gordon

The Denver Broncos announced on Monday that they have waived veteran running back Melvin Gordon; if Gordon goes unclaimed on waivers, he will then become a free agent. Gordon has struggled to protect the ball throughout the season, most recently during the Broncos overtime loss to the LA Raiders on Sunday. During the first half, …

NY Giants cornerback Adoree’ Jackson out 4-6 weeks with MCL sprain

The New York Giants will be without their top cornerback, Adoree’ Jackson, for four to six weeks after suffering a knee injury while returning a punt during Sunday’s 31-18 loss against the Detroit Lions. After the game, Jackson was diagnosed with a MCL sprain. When asked about it following the game, head coach Brian Daboll …

L.A. Rams’ Matthew Stafford enters concussion protocol after hit vs. Saints

L.A. Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford has entered concussion protocol once again, after a two-man sack in the third quarter off the Rams game vs. the Saints. Signal-caller Bryce Perkins entered the contest in his place. The move comes two weeks after Stafford suffered a concussion against the Buccaneers in Week 9, and he missed the team’s …

Falcons’ Cordarrelle Patterson sets record for kick return touchdowns

Atlanta Falcons running back Cordarrelle Patterson made history on Sunday with his ninth career kickoff return for a touchdown, the most in NFL history. Patterson entered Sunday’s game against the Bears with eight kickoff return scores, tied with Joshua Cribbs and Leon Washington for the record.  Late in the second quarter, the 10-year veteran received the ball …

NFL moves Sunday’s Bills-Browns game to Detroit due to snowfall forecast in Buffalo

The NFL has moved Sunday’s game between the Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns from Buffalo to Ford Field in Detroit due to a forecasted ‘epic snowstorm’ on the verge of hitting western New York. It is the first time in eight years that the NFL has made the decision to move a regular-season game due …

MLB investigating if Mets, Yankees communicated improperly about Aaron Judge’s free agency

The Athletic reports that the MLB Players Association has requested that Major League Baseball investigate whether owners of the New York Yankees and New York Mets had improper communications regarding free agent Aaron Judge, constituting a violation of baseball’s collective bargaining agreement. MLB is expected to request text, phone, and email records between Yankees owner …

New Orleans Saints sign running back David Johnson to practice squad

The New Orleans Saints will sign veteran running back David Johnson to their practice squad. The 30-year-old Johnson went unsigned this off-season. Starting running back Alvin Kamara leads the Saints with 469 rushing yards this season. Backup running back Mark Ingram missed the Saints’ last two games due to a knee injury, and Dwayne Washington is …

Toronto Blue Jays trade outfielder Teoscar Hernández to the Mariners

The Seattle Mariners announced Wednesday that they have acquired outfielder Teoscar Hernández from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for pitcher Erik Swanson and lefty prospect Adam Macko. Mariners president of baseball operations Jerry Dipoto said in a release: “We began our offseason with the intent to add impact and length to our lineup. In adding Teoscar …

Eagles TE Dallas Goedert to miss significant time due to shoulder injury

Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert will miss extended time with a shoulder injury he suffered during Monday night’s loss to the Washington Commanders. NFL Networks Mike Garafalo tweeted: “#Eagles TE Dallas Goedert will miss extended time with a shoulder injury suffered in the win over the #Commanders last night, sources tell me and @TomPelissero. Not a …

Rams WR Cooper Kupp out for 4 weeks after ankle surgery

Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay announced Tuesday that wide receiver Cooper Kupp will undergo surgery on his injured right ankle and is expected to miss at least four weeks, and will be placed on injured reserve.  McVay told reporters that Kupp will undergo surgery on Wednesday in Los Angeles for his high-ankle sprain. Kupp sustained …