NEW ORLEANS - The injury bug eventually comes for everyone, even Mr. Invincible himself in Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.
Whether long-time Texans edge rusher Whitney Mercilus can be active for Sunday’s game against Washington at Lambeau Field remains to be seen.
David Bakhtiari practiced for the first time since tearing the ACL in his left knee during a Dec. 31 practice.
METAIRIE, La. - The New Orleans Saints filled out their practice squad Tuesday, signing offensive lineman Forrest Lamp and linebacker Lakiem Williams.
Perhaps once he gets acclimated to his new team and a new scheme, Jaylon Smith will indeed back up his I’m-still-elite proclamation with his play.
Two former University of Wisconsin football players came up with game-swinging defensive plays and another has caught fire on the offensive side. Here are some notable performances from former Badgers players in Week 6.
METAIRIE, La. - With No. 2 running back Tony Jones on injured reserve for at least one more week, the New Orleans Saints again found themselves dipping into the veteran free agent pool for help at the position.
“You’ve just got to be ready to adapt and adjust and pivot to wherever you have to go. Our job as coaches is to try to put the players in the best position possible, and it definitely makes it easier when you have really good players to do that,” Matt LaFleur said.
A three-week window opens for David Bakhtiari to work his way back into game shape after spending all of training camp and the first six weeks of the regular season on the physically unable to perform list following the torn ACL he suffered in his left knee during a Dec. 31 practice.
The Cowboys will re-evaluate quarterback Dak Prescott's calf strain in a week, but they're "optimistic" about his availability for their next game – Oct. 31 at Minnesota – based on Monday's MRI results, head coach Mike McCarthy said.
METAIRIE, La. - Michael Thomas is eligible to return off the physically unable to perform list this week against Seattle, but the New Orleans Saints may have to wait a little longer for their star receiver's return.
Matt LaFleur's team has had to use a makeshift lineup while being without several key players. But six games into the 2021 season, Green Bay has a two-game cushion in the NFC North.