Fantasy Football News - dampsfootball.com http://www.dampsfootball.com dampsfootball.com provides NFL and Fantasy Football related News en-en 2014-08-30 00:23:06 Vikings WR Jerome Simpson suspended 3 games http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/684 684 2014-08-30 00:15:48 49ers LB Aldon Smith suspended 9 games for violating multiple league policies http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/683 683 2014-08-29 23:41:17 Bengals cut RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/677 677 2014-08-29 22:09:31 Chances Raiders rookie QB Derek Carr starts Week 1? 100 percent, according to team beat writer http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/675 675 2014-08-29 21:43:00 Report: Eagles trying to trade WR Damaris Johnson The Philadelphia Eagles reportedly are trying to trade away third-year pass-catcher Damaris Johnson ahead of Saturday's roster-cutdown deadline. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/681 681 2014-08-29 16:35:00 Buffalo Bills release Jordan Palmer, Brian Moorman Jordan Palmer?s stint with the Buffalo Bills was short lived. The team released the quarterback after signing him less then a week ago. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/682 682 2014-08-29 16:29:00 Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater ends preseason with five TD passes, 0 INTs http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/666 666 2014-08-29 16:22:39 Niners' Aldon Smith suspended for nine games The NFL announced Friday a nine-game suspension for San Francisco 49ers pass rusher Aldon Smith for violating the league's personal conduct policy and substances of abuse. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/680 680 2014-08-29 16:03:00 Bengals RB Jeremy Hill gets 26 touches in preseason finale http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/665 665 2014-08-29 15:52:59 NFC Power Poll How will the NFC pan out in 2014? The Around The NFL team thinks the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers are in a class of their own. Take a look at the complete conference rankings. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/678 678 2014-08-29 15:34:00 Morris Claiborne needs pain-killing shot to play for Cowboys Dallas made a big move to grab Morris Claiborne two years ago, but they've yet to see a return on their investment. Will this latest issue cause more problems, or is it just a minor hurdle? http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/679 679 2014-08-29 15:31:00 Bucs reportedly cut K Connor Barth The Tampa Bay Buccaneers reportedly cut kicker Connor Barth Friday. The move leaves unproven Patrick Murray to carry the kicking duties. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/676 676 2014-08-29 15:18:00 Bengals release running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis Ian Rapoport reported Friday that the Bengals have released running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis after two seasons and 31 starts in Cincinnati. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/674 674 2014-08-29 14:27:00 Sammy Watkins (ribs) expected to be fine for Week 1 Ian Rapoport reported that Bills first-round wideout Sammy Watkins came out of Thursday night's preseason loss to the Lions without a serious injury to his ribs and "should be good to go" for Week 1. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/673 673 2014-08-29 13:40:00 Giants' Schwartz, Bucs' Sims headed to IR-recall list? The Giants could place guard Geoff Schwartz on injured reserve with designation to return. Ditto for the Buccaneers and running back Charles Sims. Both would be eligible to return Week 9. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/672 672 2014-08-29 13:18:00 Around The NFL's Final Four, Super Bowl predictions The Steelers and Saints get a lot of love in Around The NFL's Final Four and Super Bowl predictions. Find out which other teams are predicted to make it deep into the playoffs. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/671 671 2014-08-29 12:42:00 Jones on contract talks with Dez: 'We had some good visits' Jerry Jones said he and Dez Bryant have met one-on-one to discuss a contract extension for the receiver. However, a deal doesn't appear to be imminent. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/669 669 2014-08-29 11:53:00 Pettine: Browns to 'discuss' giving Manziel snaps vs. Steelers Johnny Manziel was a mixed bag in Thursday night's preseason win over the Bears, but the rookie's peak plays against Chicago were enough to keep him in the conversation for snaps against the Steelers in Week 1. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/670 670 2014-08-29 11:53:00 Jerome Simpson suspended, to miss Vikings first 3 games Jerome Simpson has been suspended three games for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. Was he slated to play a big role in the Minnesota Vikings' offense? http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/668 668 2014-08-29 11:49:00 Denarius Moore flashes chemistry with Derek Carr Denarius Moore entered Thursday night fighting for a roster spot. After a brilliant three-catch, two-touchdown performance in which he flashed chemistry with rookie QB Derek Carr, the Oakland Raiders will be hard-pressed to cut the receiver. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/667 667 2014-08-29 10:17:00 Garoppolo 'could have been better' in bid for Pats backup gig Jimmy Garoppolo was up-and-down in his preseason audition for the New England Patriots backup gig. Did he do enough to make Ryan Mallett expendable? http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/664 664 2014-08-29 08:58:00 Santonio Holmes makes case for No. 3 receiver role in Chicago Santonio Holmes showed the Chicago Bears' coaching staff he still has some pop left. The receiver had a 32-yard touchdown catch-and-run and a 30-yard punt return in a bid to make the roster. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/663 663 2014-08-29 07:50:00 Bills WR Sammy Watkins suffers rib injury Thursday http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/658 658 2014-08-29 05:46:21 Bills WR Sammy Watkins re-injures ribs http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/662 662 2014-08-29 05:46:21 Bengals RBs Giovani Bernard, Jeremy Hill could each see 200 carries http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/657 657 2014-08-29 05:20:39 Eleven things you need to know from Thursday's games Derek Carr made it easy on the Oakland Raiders. They have to start him now. Find out what else you need to know from Thursday's 16 preseason games, including Johnny Manziel's performance. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/661 661 2014-08-29 00:19:00 Derek Carr makes his case during sizzling start Matt Schaub opened the door to lose the starting quarterback job in Oakland after his rough preseason and a sore elbow that kept him out of practice this week. Rookie Derek Carr did the rest on Thursday night. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/660 660 2014-08-28 23:52:00 Michael Sam wraps up preseason with six tackles Michael Sam's first preseason ended much like it began, with the seventh-round draft pick showing up in the box score. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/659 659 2014-08-28 23:17:00 Hoyer, Manziel show signs of life vs. Bears It came against Chicago's backups, but the Browns quarterbacking duo of Brian Hoyer and rookie Johnny Manziel combined for Cleveland's best night yet against the Bears. http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/656 656 2014-08-28 22:31:00 Redskins QB Robert Griffin III's mechanics regressed in 'fundamental way' http://dampsfootball.com/news/view/648 648 2014-08-28 21:23:17