Latest Tim Boyle News

Lions backup QB Boyle needs surgery on broken right thumb

Aug. 30, 2021 14:33 PM EDT

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions backup quarterback Tim Boyle broke his right thumb in the team's preseason finale and needs surgery. Lions coach Dan Campbell made the announcement Monday, adding the team is hopeful it was not a season-ending injury. Boyle was...

Steelers QB Roethlisberger shines in preseason debut

Aug. 22, 2021 00:22 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger enjoyed a perfect preseason debut. Roethlisberger turned in a perfect passer rating of 158.3 and led the Steelers’ first-team offense to a pair of touchdowns and Pittsburgh defeated the Detroit Lions...

Lions cut long snapper Don Muhlbach, sign QB Jordan Ta’amu

Aug. 17, 2021 19:23 PM EDT

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have released Don Muhlbach, ending his 17-season career with the franchise. Detroit made the move Tuesday — Muhlbach's 40th birthday — to create a roster spot to sign former XFL quarterback Jordan Ta’amu. ...

Jake Fromm leads Bills in 16-15 comeback victory over Lions

Aug. 13, 2021 23:35 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Josh Allen rested and and Mitchell Trubisky barely played in the Buffalo Bills' preseason opener, giving Davis Webb and Jake Fromm extended opportunities to show what they could do. Fromm threw a 42-yard, fourth-down pass to rookie Marquez Stevenson to...

Rodgers unlikely to play in any of Packers' preseason games

Aug. 10, 2021 15:11 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers probably won’t appear in any of Green Bay’s three preseason games as the Packers look to get 2020 first-round draft pick Jordan Love as much work as possible. Packers coach Matt LaFleur said Tuesday that Love will...

QB Rodgers' uncertain status dominates Packers' camp

Jul. 24, 2021 11:37 AM EDT

GREEN BAY PACKERS (14-4) CAMP SITE: Green Bay, Wisconsin LAST YEAR: QB Aaron Rodgers delivered his third MVP season as the Packers breezed to the NFC Central title and beat the Los Angeles Rams in the divisional playoffs before falling 31-26 at home...