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Miami Coach Tony Sparano said Monday the status of injured Dolphins' quarterback Chad Pennington is still uncertain. ESPN, citing unnamed sources, reported that Pennington is out for the rest of the season with a torn capsule in his right shoulder.
Free-agent rookie Tristan Davis scored on a 79-yard run in the fourth quarter Thursday to wrap up the Detroit Lions' 17-6 exhibition victory over Buffalo. Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford, locked in a battle with Daunte Culpepper for the starting position, completed 5-of-9 passes for 81 yards with an interception.
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Cleo Lemon found himself without a job Tuesday when the NFL club waived him. Lemon, 30, had signed with the Ravens Aug. 16.
Drew Stanton threw for a touchdown and a conversion in the fourth quarter Saturday to give Detroit an 18-17 pre-season win over Indianapolis. Daunte Culpepper started for Detroit and was 7-for-12 for 67 yards and a TD and rookie Matthew Stafford was 13-of-19 for 160 yards and an interception.
Chad Henne threw a 33-yard touchdown pass to Ernest Wilford in the third quarter Monday to give the Miami Dolphins a 12-9 pre-season win over Jacksonville. Henne's pass was the only touchdown of the game. Miami's Dan Carpenter kicked a 48-yard field goal in the first quarter, Miami's Connor Barth kicked a 27-yarder in the second, and Jacksonville's Josh Scobee made field goals of 43 yards and 36 yards to account for the Jaguars' scoring. Henne, going into his second NFL season, completed...
Jason Hanson kicked a 47-yard field goal in the closing seconds Saturday to give the Detroit Lions a 27-26 pre-season win over the Atlanta Falcons. Detroit rookie quarterback Matthew Stafford, the top pick in the draft, was 7-of-14 for 114 yards with a touchdown and one interception, which was returned 42 yards by Tony Gilbert for a score.
The Miami Dolphins Thursday signed strong safety Gibril Wilson to an undisclosed contract, The Miami Herald reported. The newspaper said the five-year NFL veteran signed for five years after being released by the Oakland Raiders last week. The Dolphins also re-signed fellow strong safety Yeremiah Bell. Bell's
Miami Dolphins majority owner Wayne Huizenga has agreed to sell all but 5 percent of the Dolphins, the AFC East champions, to Stephen Ross. Ross bought 49 percent of the team and Dolphins Stadium in 2008 for $550 million.
Miami quarterback Chad Pennington was the season's final AFC offensive player of the week Wednesday. In his ninth season from Marshall, Pennington completed 22-of -30 passes for 200 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions, leading the Dolphins' 24-17 win over the New York Jets, his former team. His
Ball-hawking Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed was among the AFC players earning weekly NFL honors on Wednesday. The seven-year veteran from Miami-Florida was the AFC's top defensive player after his two tackles, two interceptions, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and a 22-yard first quarter touchdown on a fumble return, helped the Ravens to a 24-10 win over the Washington Redskins. It was Reed's fourth career weekly player honor and second this season. To date this season, he has five of...
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