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Oct 19 2018 - Bruce Hector (Eagles), DT Bruce Hector was signed by the Eagles from their practice squad Friday (Oct. 19).
Oct 19 2018 - Kamar Aiken (Free Agent), WR Kamar Aiken was placed on waivers by the Eagles Friday (Oct. 19).
Oct 19 2018 - K.J. Brent (Free Agent), WR K.J. Brent was released from the practice squad by the Colts Friday (Oct. 19).Brent, 6-3, 202 pounds, was signed to Indianapolis' practice squad on October 16. He participated in the Colts' 2018 offseason program and training camp before being waived-injured by the team on September 1. After passing through waivers, Brent was placed on the reserve/injured list. On September 6, the Colts reached an injury settlement with Brent and he was waived. In 2017, he spent time on Indianapolis' active roster and practice squad. Brent played in five games with the Colts on offense and special teams. He also spent time on the Seattle Seahawks practice squad in 2017. As a rookie in 2016, Brent spent the entire season on the Oakland Raiders practice squad.
Oct 19 2018 - Krishawn Hogan (Colts), WR Krishawn Hogan was signed by the Colts to their practice squad Friday (Oct. 19). Hogan, 6-3, 222 pounds, participated in the Colts' 2018 offseason program and training camp before being waived-injured by the team on September 1. After passing through waivers, he was placed on Indianapolis' reserve/injured list. On September 8, the Colts reached an injury settlement with Hogan and he was waived. As a rookie in 2017, he spent time on the Colts' active roster and practice squad. Hogan played in two games and made one special teams tackle before being placed on the team's reserve/injured list on October 9.
Oct 19 2018 - Carlos Hyde (Jaguars), RB Carlos Hyde was traded on Friday by the Cleveland Browns to the Jacksonville Jaguars in exchange for a fifth-round draft choice in 2019.
The 6-foot, 229-pound Hyde signed with the Browns during the offseason as an unrestricted free agent and was leading the team with 382 rushing yards and five touchdowns, while adding six receptions for 29 yards. The 28-year-old Hyde was selected out of Ohio State in the second round (No. 57 overall) of the 2014 draft by the San Francisco 49ers and spent his first three NFL seasons there before signing with the Browns.
Oct 19 2018 - Marshawn Lynch (Raiders), RB Marshawn Lynch will be out for at least a month because of a groin injury sustained in last Sunday's loss to the Seattle Seahawks in London, a Raiders source confirmed on Friday.
Head coach Jon Gruden said on Tuesday that Lynch was injured and that more information was being gathered, but on Friday a Raiders source confirmed that the results of an MRI exam confirmed the worst fears. Media reports indicated that Lynch, a native of Oakland who is popular among Raider fans for his never-give-up running style, might be placed on the Injured Reserve List.
Oct 19 2018 - Melvin Gordon (Chargers), RB Melvin Gordon of the Los Angeles Chargers was limited in practice on Friday because of a hamstring injury, according to Melissa Stark of NFL Media.
However, the Chargers (4-2) claim Gordon is not injured as the team prepares for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans (3-3) at Wembley Stadium in London. "You know, I think it was just dehydration to be honest with you," Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said, adding that Gordon apparently did not take in enough fluids on the long plane ride to the United Kingdom. "An eight-hour plane ride. He didn't drink enough water. So just playing the safe side today, and just kept him out of practice."
Oct 19 2018 - Dalvin Cook (Vikings), RB Dalvin Cook will miss his third consecutive game due to a hamstring injury. Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters Friday that Cook will sit out Sunday's game at the New York Jets. There were expectations that Cook would return to the lineup after he went through a full practice on Wednesday, but he left practice early on Thursday and Friday.
Oct 19 2018 - T.J. Yeldon (Jaguars), RB T.J. Yeldon was removed from the injury report on Friday. Yeldon sat out Wednesday's practice and was limited Thursday due to ankle and foot injuries. Yeldon will make his third start in a row for the Jaguars. Although he was limited to 41 yards on eight carries in last week's 40-7 drubbing in Dallas, Yeldon has rushed for 299 yards and a touchdown and has 25 catches for 223 yards and three scores.
Oct 19 2018 - Leonard Fournette (Jaguars), RB Leonard Fournette will miss his third straight game Sunday against the Houston Texans. Fournette was ruled out of the AFC South matchup due to a hamstring injury that has limited him to parts of two games this season. He was hurt in the season opener against the New York Giants and aggravated the injury in Week 4 against the New York Jets.
Oct 19 2018 - Jatavis Brown (Chargers), LB Jatavis Brown was listed as questionable despite practicing fully all week. He sat out against the Browns due to a groin injury.
Oct 19 2018 - Travis Benjamin (Chargers), WR Travis Benjamin, who missed the past two games with a foot injury, also was a full participant in Friday's practice. Benjamin has been limited to two catches in two games.
Oct 19 2018 - Caleb Sturgis (Chargers), K Caleb Sturgis was among three players listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans. Sturgis, who missed last week's game at Cleveland, practice fully Friday after he was limited the previous two days due to a strained quadriceps.
Oct 19 2018 - Jameis Winston (Buccaneers), QB Jameis Winston will be playing in front of the home fans for the first time since the 2017 regular-season finale and told the Tampa Bay Times that he cannot wait to take the field at Raymond James Stadium. "I'm psyched to get back out there in Ray Jay," Winston said. "It's been a long time for me being in Ray Jay. We've got to bring home a win for them. Last time we were there it was Monday Night Football, and since then it's been like a month since we've been as a team in Ray Jay. It's definitely going to be exciting to be out there and get that whole atmosphere with the fans." The Buccaneers (2-3) need every edge they can get. They have lost three in a row following a 2-0 start to the season and played their last two on the road -- sandwiched around their bye week.
Oct 18 2018 - Ogbonnia Okoronkwo (Rams), LB Ogbonnia Okoronkwo was designated for return from reserve/injured by the Rams Wednesday (Oct. 17). He is eligible to be activated to play in two weeks, but can practice for a maximum of 21 days.
Oct 18 2018 - Kalif Raymond (Free Agent), WR Kalif Raymond was released from the practice squad by the Giants Thursday (Oct. 18).
Oct 18 2018 - Richie Brown (Free Agent), LB Richie Brown was released from the practice squad by the Falcons Thursday (Oct. 18).
Oct 18 2018 - Harvey Langi (Jets), LB Harvey Langi was placed on practice squad/injured by the Jets Thursday (Oct. 18).
Oct 18 2018 - De'Angelo Henderson (Jets), RB De'Angelo Henderson was signed by the Jets to the practice squad Thursday (Oct. 18). He had been released by the Jets from the practice squad Wednesday.
Oct 18 2018 - Corey Coleman (Giants), WR Corey Coleman was signed by the Giants to the practice squad Thursday (Oct. 18). He had been released by the Patriots from the practice squad Sept. 29.
Oct 18 2018 - *Jermaine Grace (Falcons), LB Jermaine Grace was signed by the Falcons to their practice squad Thursday (Oct. 18). He had been waived from reserve/injured by the Seahawks Monday.
Oct 18 2018 - Leon McQuay III (Chiefs), S Leon McQuay III was signed by the Chiefs to their practice squad Thursday (Oct. 18). He had been waived by the Chiefs Tuesday.
Oct 18 2018 - Ted Ginn Jr. (Saints), WR Ted Ginn Jr. (knee) was placed on reserve/injured by the Saints Thursday (Oct. 18). He is eligible to be designated for return and begin practicing after missing at least six weeks and can play after eight weeks.
Oct 18 2018 - Jehu Chesson (Redskins), WR Jehu Chesson was signed by the Redskins from their practice squad Thursday (Oct. 18).
Oct 18 2018 - Michael Ola (Saints), T Michael Ola was signed by the Saints Thursday (Oct. 18). His contract had been terminated by the Saints Sept. 12.