Packers QB Aaron Rodgers exits Sunday night loss early with oblique injury

Already playing through a broken thumb, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is now dealing with an oblique injury that ended his Sunday night early. Rodgers left Sunday night’s 40-33 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night in the third quarter and did not return. He was replaced by Jordan Loveas he left for X-rays, NFL Network’s James Palmer reported. In the third quarter, Rodgers was sacked on the

Rams HC Sean McVay says WR Allen Robinson needs foot surgery, will miss rest of season

A disappointing first season in Los Angeles has come to an early conclusion for wide receiver Allen Robinson. Robinson will require season-ending foot surgery, Rams head coach Sean McVay told reporters following Sunday’s loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Allen has a stress fracture that would require a screw upon surgery. Robinson did not play in the loss to the Chiefs, nor did quarterback

Dolphins LT Armstead out with pectoral injury

MIAMI — Dolphins left tackle Terron Armstead was ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans after sustaining a pectoral injury in the first half. Armstead left the field and walked to the locker room shortly before halftime with the Dolphins up 30-0 and did not return for the beginning of the third quarter. Brandon Shell entered the game in his stead. The team captain has started all but

Raiders RB Josh Jacobs (calf) active vs. Seahawks

The Las Vegas Raiders will have their top running back on the field Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. Josh Jacobs is officially active for the Raiders’ Week 12 game against the Seahawks. The Raiders running back was a late addition to the team’s injury report on Friday with a calf injury. Jacobs has yet to miss a game this season, as he has been a key contributor on offense after

USC climbs into AP top 4 after Ohio State loss

Michigan moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, with TCU at No. 3 and USC at No. 4 behind top-ranked Georgia after four top-10 teams lost on the final day of regular-season games. The Bulldogs (12-0) are No. 1 for the eighth straight week and 11th time this season. Georgia received 58 first-place votes, and Michigan received the other five. The Wolverines (12-0) reached

Injury roundup: Saints RB Alvin Kamara (illness), DE Cameron Jordan (eye) expected to play vs. 49ers

New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara (illness) and defensive end Cameron Jordan (eye) are expected to play in Sunday’s game versus the San Francisco 49ers, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports, per a source. Cornerback Marshon Lattimore (abdomen) is progressing well, but is not quite ready to play in Sunday’s game, Rapoport added. Kamara did not practice on Thursday due to the illness, but he was a full participant

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers dealing with avulsion fracture in right thumb

The thumb injury to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is more severe than known. Rodgers’ injury, suffered during a 27-22 loss to the Giants in London on Oct. 9, is actually an avulsion fracture of the thumb, sources say. It is serious enough that surgery is almost always the answer to fix this type of injury, according to people with knowledge of Rodgers’ fracture. An avulsion fracture can happen

NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Saturday, Nov. 26

INJURIES TE Isaiah Likely (ankle) has been downgraded to out versus Jacksonville after initially being listed as questionable.  SIGNINGS RB Darrynton Evans signed to active roster from practice squad. GAME-DAY ELEVATIONS QB Nathan Peterman LB DeMarquis Gates GAME-DAY ELEVATIONS WR Kwamie Lassiter P Drue Chrisman GAME-DAY ELEVATIONS LB Jermaine Carter Jr. SIGNINGS RB Devine Ozigbo signed to active roster from practice squad.  GAME-DAY ELEVATIONS WR Brandon Johnson  CB Faion Hicks

Vikings WR Justin Jefferson passes Randy Moss for most receiving yards through first three seasons

Justin Jefferson continues to make history, this time supplanting a Minnesota Vikings great in the record books. The 23-year-old wideout passed Hall of Fame pass catcher Randy Moss on Thursday night for the most receiving yards through a player’s first three seasons. Jefferson entered Minnesota’s game against the New England Patriots with 4,109 career yards and beat Moss’ three-year total (4,163) in the second quarter. Jefferson surpassed Moss on an

Lions first-round pick Jameson Williams (ACL) could be activated in Week 13

Just when Detroit Lions first-round pick Jameson Williams will make his NFL debut has been highly anticipated for quite some time from Tuscaloosa to Motown. It’s possible it could be as early as Week 13 at home against the Jacksonville Jaguars. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday that should Williams make it through next week’s full-speed practices unscathed, there is a good chance the rookie wide receiver is activated.