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Browns rookie LB Owusu-Koramoah placed on COVID-19 list

Jul. 25, 2021 14:34 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns rookie linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah has been placed on the COVID-19 list just days before the opening of training camp. The second-round pick from Notre Dame reported to training camp Saturday with the team's other first-year players and...

OBJ feels Browns on verge of 'special' season in 2021

Jul. 25, 2021 13:22 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. doesn't want to miss a single moment this season. The star wide receiver believes he and his Cleveland Browns teammates are poised to do something big. Appearing at his youth football camp, Beckham, who has made a...

AP source: Watson plans to report to Houston Texans camp

Jul. 25, 2021 13:19 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson plans to report to Houston Texans training camp Sunday, a person familiar with his decision told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly on the...

Undrafted from small school, Harris makes hall with Cowboys

Jul. 25, 2021 11:54 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Cliff Harris was preparing for one of his six Pro Bowls with the Dallas Cowboys in the 1970s when Minnesota coach Bud Grant went over the defensive signals for a game that's always been more exhibition than competition. Hold up one finger for zone, two for...

Chiefs open training camp, place Watts on PUP list

Jul. 24, 2021 19:12 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs kicked off training camp Saturday by placing veteran safety Armani Watts on the physically unable to perform list and moving rookie defensive end Malik Herring to the non-football injury list. Watts sustained a foot...

Titans' Dupree on PUP list, top draft pick out to start camp

Jul. 24, 2021 17:57 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans will be missing a couple of key players acquired this offseason to fix their defense at the start of training camp. The Titans placed outside linebacker Bud Dupree, running back Jeremy McNichols and offensive tackle Ty...

Steelers' T.J. Watt focused on football, not contract status

Jul. 24, 2021 17:28 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker T.J. Watt is entering the final year of his contract. The two-time All-Pro said he never gave any thought to holding out in hopes of reaching a long-term deal. “I love this team, I love all of the coaches and...

Shell's journey from undrafted long shot ends with hall call

Jul. 24, 2021 13:24 PM EDT

Donnie Shell knew he had a little time to make an impression. The life span of an undrafted free agent rookie is short. Really short. Especially for undrafted free agent rookies from a Historically Black College and University like South Carolina State, where the undersized Shell spent years...

Integrating new additions is top camp priority for Patriots

Jul. 24, 2021 11:39 AM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (7-9) CAMP SITE: Foxborough, Massachusetts LAST YEAR: The first year of the post-Tom Brady era in New England began with high hopes after the team signed 2015 MVP Cam Newton to a one-year deal to succeed the six-time Super...

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...