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WEEK 4 LATE-BREAKING UPDATES To Access Late-Breaking Updates: Scroll down the page; choose a headline from the list below; click on the headline; read the corresponding Update. ... Repeat as necessary. Remember: Headlines rarely reflect all the information included in a given Update.

» SEA: Rawls Gets Another Chance To Show His Physical Style Of Play | 19:13 PT
» DET: Lions Downplay Talk About Predictability Of Their Offense | 19:12 PT
» DAL: Michael Active For His First Time As A Cowboy | 18:24 PT
» SEA: Seahawks Rule Marshawn Lynch Out For Monday Night | 15:24 PT
» SD: Chargers O-Line Rolling Without Three Of Five Starters | 14:09 PT
» ARI: Ellington Will Miss At Least One More Game | 14:02 PT
» MIN: Wright Active For Today's Game In Denver | 14:00 PT
» BUF: Report: New Tear For McCoy; RB Could Miss 3-4 More Weeks | 13:58 PT
» SD: Green Ready To Return From Concussion | 13:53 PT
» BUF: Tyrod Taylor Having Great Success With Ankle At Less Than 100 Percent | 11:42 PT
» TB: Martin Active For Today's Game Against The Panthers | 10:43 PT
» HOU: Foster Active For First Time This Season | 10:36 PT
» CHI: Cutler Is Active And Starting Against The Raiders, Jeffery Inactive | 10:34 PT
» IND: It's Official: No Luck For The Colts Today; Allen Out Too | 10:33 PT
» PHI: DeMarco Murray Active; RB Set To Return | 10:31 PT
» CHI: Bears Not Shopping Forte, But Willing To Listen To Offers | 9:26 PT
» NO: Report: Spiller In Line For Increased Workload | 9:04 PT
» IND: No Structural Damage, But Shoulder Pain Is Why Luck Isn't Playing | 8:41 PT
» HOU: Speculation On Foster's Role Leaning Towards The Limited End | 8:33 PT
» IND: Report: Luck Will Not Play Today | 7:58 PT
» HOU: Early Report: Foster Expected To Play, Barring Setback | 7:39 PT
» MIA: Cameron Active For Today's Game In London | 7:11 PT
» NYJ: Decker Active For Today's Game | 7:10 PT
» PHI: Early Report: Murray Expected To Play, But... | 6:59 PT
» IND: Early Report: MRI Revealed No Structural Damage; Luck Pushing To Play | 6:55 PT
» CHI: Early Reports: Cutler Pushing To Play; Jeffery Not Ready | 6:49 PT
» TB: Early Report: Martin Expected To Play | 6:43 PT
» MIN: Turner Figuring It Out; Peterson Getting The Play Calls He Likes | 2:31 PT
» ARI: Chris Johnson Faring Well For A Guy Who Fell Into Cardinals' Lap | 1:11 PT
» CIN: Hill Isn't Worried About His Role... As Long As The Bengals Are Winning | 0:44 PT
» GB: What Can't Aaron Rodgers Do?  | 0:13 PT
» IND: Very Early Report: It's Going To Be A Close Call On Luck | 0:09 PT
» NYJ: Could Decker Have An Emergency Role? Can Smith Step Up? | 0:08 PT

» PIT: NFL Checked Into Notion Big Ben Had Cell Phone On Sidelines | 21:12 PT
» NYG: Jennings Or Williams? How About Neither? | 20:30 PT
» PHI: Agholor's Playing Time Suggests A More Productive Role Ahead | 19:09 PT
» BAL: Harbaugh: Steve Smith Ruled Out For Week 5 | 18:58 PT
» CAR: Olsen Will Continue To Be Busy; Watch Funchess In Coming Weeks | 18:45 PT
» DEN: Thomas Looking To Continue His Dominance Of NFC Opposition | 18:02 PT
» GB: Montgomery's Opportunities Likely To Rise | 17:58 PT
» NO: Brees Feels He Can Make All The Throws | 16:27 PT
» DAL: Williams Needs To Win His Individual Battles Against The Saints | 16:20 PT
» SEA: Lynch Officially Questionable For Monday Night | 16:12 PT
» NYG: TEs Fells, Cunningham Ruled Out Against Buffalo | 15:53 PT
» PIT: Steelers Confirm Scobee Is Out; Boswell Is In | 15:49 PT
» SD: Chargers Release Donald Brown | 15:35 PT
» DET: Bell Ruled Out For Monday Night; Could Zenner See Action? | 15:31 PT
» JAC: Jags Want To Be A Run-First Team Behind Yeldon; Will This Be The Week It Happens? | 15:00 PT
» SEA: Lockett Ready For Breakout As WR This Week? | 14:21 PT
» GB: Adams Downgraded To Doubtful For Tomorrow's Game | 14:06 PT
» HOU: Is Hopkins The Next QB-Proof WR? | 13:40 PT
» PIT: Steelers Signing PK Boswell; Scobee On The Way Out | 12:42 PT
» SD: Can Gordon Overcome O-Line Injuries? Browns D Likely To Be Cooperative Enough | 12:06 PT
» SEA: Ultra-Early Outlook On Lynch Not Positive | 12:01 PT
» CLE: We Are About To Love Dwayne Bowe... Says Dwayne Bowe | 11:47 PT
» CIN: Dalton Producing At A Prodigous Pace; Can He Sustain It? | 11:29 PT
» BAL: Ravens Address Smith's Injury; Characterize WR As Week-To-Week | 11:23 PT
» StL: With Quick Ready To Make His 2015 Debut, Rams Trade Givens To Ravens | 10:07 PT
» BAL: Steve Smith Day-To-Day With Broken Bones In Back; Ravens Trade For WR Givens | 10:05 PT
» CHI: Bears Running As Much As Anybody, Forte Owners Benefiting | 10:01 PT
» KC: Conley Might Be Worth Stashing For The Stretch Run | 9:45 PT
» TB: V-Jax Quickly Falling Behind Evans | 8:03 PT
» CAR: Stewart Getting Light Treatment In Practice; That's Not The Case On Sundays | 7:14 PT
» StL: Foles Doing What He Can... But QB Could Use Some Help | 6:31 PT
» NYJ: Gailey: Marshall Anything But High Maintenance | 5:13 PT
» CLE: Is Turbin Worth Stashing On Your Roster? | 4:59 PT
» MIA: Landry And Matthews Merit Your Attention Now; Parker Will Merit It Soon | 3:34 PT
» ATL: Freeman Should Continue To Maximize Starting Job... While It's His | 2:12 PT
» NYG: Giants Working To Fill The Slot; Cruz Working To Speed His Recovery | 1:45 PT
» GB: Lacy Doesn't Think This Ankle Sprain Will Linger | 1:03 PT
» HOU: Foster In Line For Cameo Appearance At Best? | 0:23 PT
» IND: Luck Or Not, Gore Needs To Be Busy Versus Jaguars | 0:20 PT
» NO: Setting Expectations For Brees; Can Saints Create More Big Plays? | 0:04 PT

» GB: Rodgers Downplays Teammates' Comparisons To Jordan | 21:12 PT
» NYJ: For The Jets, Attention To Detail Includes Bringing Your Own Toilet Paper | 20:30 PT
» MIA: No Surprise: Philbin On The Hot Seat; Needs A Win In London | 20:05 PT
» WAS: Gruden Getting Team Ready To Play In Sloppy Conditions; Jones Needs The Work | 19:12 PT
» IND: Teammates Know They Have A Rare Treasure In Vinatieri | 18:20 PT
» PIT: Steelers Set To Work Out PKs; Forbath On The List | 18:05 PT
» DEN: Injuries Force Broncos To Shake Up Their Offensive Line | 17:35 PT
» WAS: D-Jax Officially Ruled Out; Report Suggests He's Not Even Close | 17:01 PT
» DAL: Witten Says He's Past Last Week's Sprains... Really | 16:40 PT
» NO: Brees, Cooks Both Listed As Probable | 16:25 PT
» ARI: Ellington Officially Questionable; CJ2K Still The Starter; Brown Probable | 16:01 PT
» GB: Adams Officially Listed As Questionable; WR Seems Unlikely To Play | 15:55 PT
» SF: Vernon Davis Doubtful For Sunday's Game; Bush, Ellington Probable | 15:51 PT
» StL: Britt Listed As Probable For Sunday | 15:50 PT
» CLE: Benjamin Listed As Probable; Could Bowe Make His Browns Debut? | 15:21 PT
» TB: Martin Officially Questionable; RB Says He'll Play As Usual | 15:08 PT
» PHI: Murray Officially Listed As Questionable; Weather Could Be A Factor In Decision | 15:00 PT
» SD: Chargers O-Line In The Danger Zone; Green Listed As Questionable | 14:31 PT
» MIN: Charles Johnson Ruled Out; Wright Officially Questionable | 14:18 PT
» JAC: Lee Ruled Out; Hurns Probable For Sunday's Game | 14:13 PT
» ATL: Jones, Freeman Good To Go Against The Texans | 14:10 PT
» MIA: Cameron, Gray Both Questionable For London Game Vs. Jets | 14:08 PT
» BUF: McCoy Won't Play Again Until He's 100 Percent... However Long That Takes | 13:36 PT
» NO: Payton: Brees Will Start And Play Against Dallas | 13:16 PT
» IND: Pagano Remains Confident Luck Will Play... Despite Questionable Designation | 13:00 PT
» HOU: Foster A Game-Time Decision; Grimes Out | 12:44 PT
» CAR: Kuechly, Cotchery Out; Stewart, Tolbert Probable | 12:28 PT
» TB: Martin Back On The Practice Field Friday | 12:26 PT
» CHI: Cutler, Jeffery Officially Questionable, But... | 12:22 PT
» IND: Luck Officially Questionable; Game-Time Decision Coming | 12:13 PT
» BUF: It's Official: No McCoy, No Watkins For Bills | 12:01 PT
» ATL: Jones, Freeman On The Practice Field Friday | 11:43 PT
» ARI: Report: Ellington Ready To Return; CJ2K Will Remain The Lead Back For Now | 11:35 PT
» CAR: Stewart, Tolbert On The Practice Field Friday | 11:34 PT
» CHI: Report: Jeffery Will Miss His Third-Straight Game | 11:11 PT
» IND: Luck Not On The Field For Start Of Friday's Practice; Allen Working Fully  | 11:05 PT
» MIA: Dolphins Ready To Make Adjustments After Traveling To London; Albert Out | 10:08 PT
» IND: Colts Add FA QB Josh Johnson; Further Indication Of Concern For Luck | 9:53 PT
» NYJ: Decker Will Be A Game-Time Decision | 9:47 PT
» TB: Martin's Health Will Be Worth Watching With Stingy Panthers D Ahead | 6:30 PT
» CAR: Stewart, Tolbert Bear Watching At Friday's Practice | 5:33 PT
» CHI: All Eyes Will Be On Cutler When Bears Hit The Field Today | 5:12 PT
» KC: Smith's Struggles Not Doing In Charles, Kelce; But It's Not Helping | 4:20 PT
» DAL: Michael Starting To Get Some Work With First Team | 3:30 PT
» SD: Gordon Eager To Get His First TD; Browns Could Help | 2:02 PT
» PHI: Kelly: Coverages Limiting Deep Plays; Personnel Decision Playing A Role Too  | 1:45 PT
» OAK: Carr Making Great Strides; Cooper Helping | 1:39 PT
» SF: What Will It Take To Fix Kaepernick? Davis Still Sidelined | 1:37 PT
» MIN: Mike Wallace Not Complaining About Lack Or Action... Yet | 1:04 PT
» StL: Gurley Eager To Pick Up The Pace With Rams Needing To Play Keep Away | 0:49 PT
» ATL: Jones' Torrid Pace Can't Possibly Hold Up... Can It? | 0:30 PT
» IND: Report: Luck Is Now Legitimately Questionable For Sunday  | 0:15 PT
» SEA: Carroll Still Looking To Keep Lynch's Status In The Dark; Rawls Standing By | 0:13 PT
» PIT: Scobee Comes Up Short In OT Loss; Bell Still Delivers | 0:03 PT
» BAL: Tucker, Forsett Lead Ravens To Overtime Victory | 0:02 PT

» BAL: Smith, Campanaro Missing Time Late Against Steelers | 22:03 PT
» NE: Brady Named AFC Offensive Player Of The Month; Gostkowski Gets Special Teams Award | 21:12 PT
» PIT: Wheaton Slowed By Sprained Ankle | 21:08 PT
» TEN: Mariota Named NFL Offensive Rookie Of The Month | 20:30 PT
» SEA: Lockett Named NFC Special Teams Player Of The Month | 20:15 PT
» CAR: Newton Still Miffed At Hochuli But QB Moving Forward | 19:50 PT
» NYG: Coughlin Impressed With Welker After Tuesday Workout | 19:10 PT
» CHI: Don't Look For The Bears To Be Dealing Forte Any Time Soon | 18:41 PT
» CLE: Browns Extend 3 QB Davis; Benjamin Works Fully; No Timetable For Turbin | 18:03 PT
» IND: Will The Real Andre Johnson Show Up This Week? Or Has He Already? | 17:45 PT
» DAL: Weeden Surprised At Questions About His Arm; Can He Answer Them Sunday? | 17:20 PT
» WAS: Moving Eagles-Redskins Game To Detroit An Option | 17:01 PT
» CAR: Panthers Planning On Kuechly Being Out Again | 16:47 PT
» ARI: Ellington, Brown Still Limited On Thursday | 16:45 PT
» JAC: Thomas Limited Again; Lee Still Sitting out | 16:31 PT
» SD: Green Remains Limited By Concussion | 16:29 PT
» GB: Adams Continues To Sit Out With Sprained Ankle | 16:28 PT
» NO: Brees, Cooks Both Officially Listed As Limited Thursday | 16:27 PT
» StL: Kenny Britt Dealing With Shoulder Soreness | 16:26 PT
» DET: Joique Bell Held Out Thursday Due To An Injured Ankle | 15:42 PT
» ATL: More On Jones; Freeman Limited, But Running And Cutting | 15:36 PT
» TB: Martin Held Out Thursday After Injuring Knee Wednesday | 15:17 PT
» CHI: Cutler Continues Working; QB Doesn't Know If He'll Play Sunday | 14:51 PT
» NO: Brees On The Practice Field Again Thursday | 14:24 PT
» HOU: Foster Continues Working Without Any Issues | 14:23 PT
» BAL: Report: Perriman Had Knee Scoped This Week; Out Indefinitely | 14:09 PT
» PHI: Murray Works Fully; Won't Commit To Playing Sunday | 14:03 PT
» BUF: Status Quo For McCoy, Watkins; Bills Don't Expect Either To Play | 13:22 PT
» CLE: McCown Is The Guy, But Browns Have A Package Of Plays For Manziel | 12:58 PT
» IND: Luck Not Working In Portion Of Practice Open To The Media Again Thursday | 12:50 PT
» NYJ: Decker Works On A Limited Basis, Bowles Encouraged; Ivory Works Fully | 12:43 PT
» ATL: Quinn: Julio Jones Doesn't Have A Turf Toe; Coleman Not Ready Yet | 12:19 PT
» MIN: Johnson Not Sure If He'll Be Ready For Broncos; Sounds Like Wright Won't Be Either | 11:57 PT
» WAS: Jackson Sitting Out Practice Again Thursday | 11:43 PT
» CAR: Stewart, Tolbert Sitting Out Again  | 11:11 PT
» NYG: Coughlin Officially Rules Cruz Out; No Timetable For Return | 9:58 PT
» SF: Bush Working Fully This Week; Davis Sidelined On Wednesday | 3:01 PT
» SEA: Don't Expect Much Clarity On Lynch Until Well Into The Weekend | 2:30 PT
» ARI: Chris Johnson To Continue Playing A Major Role; Ellington 50-50 This Week | 1:41 PT
» JAC: Still No Firm Timetable For Thomas, But TE Should Be Back By Week 7 At The Latest | 1:39 PT
» GB:  Adams Says He Doesn't Have A High Sprain; Still Unlikely To Play | 1:20 PT
» WAS: D-Jax Needs To Get In Some Practice Before We Expect Him Back | 1:11 PT
» NYJ: Cumberland All But Ruled Out; Not Looking Good For Decker; Better For Ivory | 1:01 PT
» CHI: Cutler Limited, But QB Still A Longshot To Play; Jeffery Looking Better | 0:57 PT
» NYG: Cruz's Setback A Disappointment; How Much Longer Will We Have To Wait? | 0:45 PT
» ATL: Jones Sits Out With Toe And Hamstring Issues; Still Expected To Play | 0:35 PT
» HOU: How Much Work Will Foster Need To Get On The Field; Mallett Nicked | 0:31 PT
» BUF: Ryan Being Forthcoming About McCoy, Watkins | 0:24 PT
» IND: Luck Dealing With A Sore Shoulder; Needs To Pick Up The Pace | 0:22 PT
» NO: Brees Feeling Better Than He Did Last Week; Status Will Be Decided By Friday | 0:15 PT
» BAL: Ravens Need To Find Balance... Or See If Smith Can Keep Carrying Them | 0:13 PT
» PIT: Can Vick Raise His Game To Meet The Level Of His Supporting Cast? | 0:10 PT
» PHI: NFL Considering Hurricane Contingencies; Murray Limited On Wednesday | 0:08 PT

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News fantasy football player Demaryius Thomas Returns After Missing Time With Injured Neck
Demaryius Thomas Returns After Missing Time With Injured Neck
(10/4 5:39 PM PT)
News fantasy football player Cecil Shorts Injured On Final Play Of Game; Arm In Sling Afterward
Cecil Shorts Injured On Final Play Of Game; Arm In Sling Afterward
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News fantasy football player Ryan Mallett Gets The Hook Late In Blowout Loss
Ryan Mallett Gets The Hook Late In Blowout Loss
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News fantasy football player Report: New Tear For LeSean McCoy; RB Could Miss 3-4 More Weeks
Report: New Tear For LeSean McCoy; RB Could Miss 3-4 More Weeks
(10/4 1:59 PM PT)
News fantasy football player Michael Crabtree Returns From Sprained Ankle
Michael Crabtree Returns From Sprained Ankle
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News fantasy football player Latavius Murray Briefly Sidelined By Shoulder Injury; RB Is Back
Latavius Murray Briefly Sidelined By Shoulder Injury; RB Is Back
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News fantasy football player Victor Cruz To Start Practicing Today
Victor Cruz To Start Practicing Today
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News fantasy football player Andrew Luck Sitting Out Portion Of Practice Open To Media?
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Box Scores

Week 4
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BAL 23
PIT 20
CAR 37
TB 23
CLE 27
SD 30
GB 17
SF 3
JAC 13
IND 16
KC 21
CIN 36
MIN 20
DEN 23
NYG 24
BUF 10
NYJ 27
MIA 14
OAK 20
CHI 22
PHI 20
WAS 23
StL 24
ARI 22
HOU 21
ATL 48