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Biggest injury questions for all 32 teams in Week 1

7:30 PM ET Chiefs safety Eric Berry missed practice on Wednesday. Will be healthy enough to play against the Chargers in the season opener? NFL Nation's reporters assess the biggest injuries across the league for Week 1. Scan through...

Chargers’ Gates practices; opener a possibility

8:45 PM ET COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Antonio Gates looked like his old self, running routes and catching passes from longtime teammate Philip Rivers during the early portion of practice for the Los Angeles Chargers on Wednesday. The 38-year-old...

One-handed Griffin to get start for Seahawks

10:27 PM ET Brady HendersonESPN RENTON, Wash. -- The Shaquem Griffin story is about to reach another level of remarkable. Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll told reporters Wednesday that Griffin, a rookie linebacker, will start Sunday's opener against the Broncos in...

Bears’ Hicks says Packers can’t block Mack

6:47 PM ET GREEN BAY, Wis. -- When healthy, the Packers think they have a stout offensive line, anchored by two-time second-team All-Pro left tackle David Bakhtiari. Don't tell that to Chicago Bears defensive end Akiem Hicks. "I know those...

Offseason NFL rules changes primer: Your guide to the 2018 season

7:57 AM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 Welcome to the other side of the NFL's offseason of rules changes. From a new standard for the catch to...

Your guide to NFL rule changes for the 2018 season

7:57 AM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 Welcome to the other side of the NFL's offseason of rule changes. From a new standard for the catch to...

Bell absence incites Steelers: It’s Le’Veon over us

6:12 PM ET PITTSBURGH -- Steelers players are livid over Le'Veon Bell's extended absence, which might last months. "He f---ed us," one veteran told ESPN as he walked out of the locker room on Wednesday. Barring an unforeseen development, the...

OBJ says he won’t be baited by Jags’ Ramsey

3:53 PM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Cornerback Jalen Ramsey tries to get into the heads of opposing receivers. That's a consistent component to his game. Odell Beckham Jr. insists it won't happen on Sunday, when the New York...

Panthers’ Samuel to miss opener due to illness

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said that wide receiver Curtis Samuel will miss Carolina's opener Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys thanks to what he called a "medical illness." Rivera did not give specifics.

Giants TE Engram out of concussion protocol

Giants tight end Evan Engram has been cleared from the NFL's concussion protocol and is on track to play in the opener against the Jaguars.

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