Report: Steelers’ Lavon Hooks out for year with Achilles tear

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Lavon Hooks will miss the 2019 season after sustaining a torn Achilles in practice, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network. Hooks has tried to forge a path in the NFL after going undrafted out of the University of Mississippi in 2015. However, he has yet to

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Kwon Alexander ready to show 49ers he's healthy again

Kwon Alexander is ready to show why he was the prime target for the San Francisco 49ers when free agency started last March. Alexander has worked his way back from a knee surgery that ended his final year in Tampa Bay in October and is set to get on the field for the first time since the injury when

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Jets LB Copeland suspended 4 games by NFL for PED violation

New York Jets linebacker Brandon Copeland was suspended by the NFL on Wednesday for the first four games of the regular season for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances. Copeland can still participate in the team's preseason practices and games. In a post on Instagram

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Broncos sign Orson Charles

The Broncos signed tight end Orson Charles on Wednesday, Nicki Jhabvala of TheAthletic.com reports. The Browns waived Charles on Aug. 11. He was Cleveland's primary fullback in 2018. Charles played 173 offensive snaps and 265 special teams snaps over 13 games and caught three passes for 23 yards.

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