Reinforcements could be on the way for the Pittsburgh Steelers as they prepare to face the AFC North-rival Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.
Safety Minkah Fitzpatrick has been activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Fitzpatrick landed on the COVID list after a positive test on Nov. 15. Earlier this week, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he expected Fitzpatrick to be back for Sunday and this is a huge step in the right direction for that to happen.
Through nine games this season, Fitzpatrick, a two-time Pro Bowler, has 64 tackles.
Cowboys rookie cornerback Kelvin Joseph and Raiders safety Roderic Teamer were both ejected for unsportsmanlike conduct following a scuffle on a special teams play.
Darren Waller has been ruled out for the remainder of the game with a knee injury. The Raiders tight end made his exit midway through the second quarter.
Here’s what we learned from the annual Thanksgiving tripleheader.
The Lions lost their top offensive player Thursday. RB D’Andre Swift suffered a shoulder injury in the second quarter and was subsequently ruled out against the Bears.
CeeDee Lamb (concussion) will be out for the Cowboys’ Thanksgiving game against the visiting Las Vegas Raiders, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero and Jane Slater reported.
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday morning that barring something unforeseen, he does not see Matt Nagy being fired during the current 2021 campaign.
The official inactives for the Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions, Las Vegas Raiders at Dallas Cowboys and Buffalo Bills at New Orleans Superdome.
Happy Thanksgiving! As we settle down for a day of food, family and football, so are NFL players, those playing in Thursday’s games and those celebrating the festivities with their families.
Chicago Bears rookie first-rounder Justin Fields suffered multiple cracked ribs in Sunday’s Week 11 loss to the Baltimore Ravens, according to Ian Rapoport.
NFL Network Ian Rapoport reports Lions QB Jared Goff (oblique) is planning to start vs. the Bears barring any setback overnight.
San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan says there’s a chance for QB Jimmy Garoppolo to return in 2022 despite the team drafting Trey Lance.
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