Seahawks RB Robert Turbin sidelined with sprained ankle
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Seahawks backup running back Robert Turbin
sustained an ankle injury Saturday
against the Chargers, which might keep him out for a while, coach Pete Carroll revealed Tuesday.
“Robert’s got a sprained ankle,” Carroll said, per SeattlePI.com. “It’s a significant ankle sprain. We have to see what that means. He feels pretty good about it, but it definitely showed up on the MRI and all that.”
Bears place running back Senorise Perry on IR
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The Bears placed running back Senorise Perry
on injured reserve Tuesday
to reach the 75-man roster limit. He is in his second season out of Louisville.
Falcons RB Devonta Freeman getting closer to 100 percent
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Falcons running back Devonta Freeman
, who has been dealing with a hamstring injury, was an active participant
at practice Monday, an encouraging sign for a player who was thought to be the team's starter, per the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Freeman hurt his hamstring on Aug. 6 and has not played in any of the team's preseason contests. It's not clear if Freeman will play in the team's final game Thursday.
"He ran it well today," Falcons coach Dan Quinn said. "Limited reps, but it was awesome to see him."
Report: Seahawks to sign ex-Bills RB Fred Jackson
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One day after surprisingly being released by the Bills, veteran running back Fred Jackson
to the Seahawks, where he will serve as Marshawn Lynch's primary backup, per NFL.com insider Ian Rapoport.
Lynch and Jackson are old friends, and his addition in Seattle's backfield gives the Seahawks a solid pass-catcher and experienced presence, seemingly spelling the end of Christine Michael's time with the team.
Report: Raiders part ways with running back Trent Richardson
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The Raiders released
running back Trent Richardson
on Monday, sources told ESPN.com. The former first-round pick rushed for 519 yards on 159 attempts last season.
Browns don't rule out signing Ray Rice with Johnson injury
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With rookie running back Duke Johnson dealing with a concussion, Browns coach Mike Pettine didn't rule out
signing veteran back Ray Rice
to help the team's backfield situation, per Cleveland.com.
Johnson has no timetable for his return, so Pettine, on a conference call, said "if we have to add a back, we'll look at the list of guys that are available," when asked about reaching out to Rice.
Rice has not played since 2013, missing all of last season while under suspension for a domestic violence incident with his wife. The Ravens terminated his contract after the issue.
Browns RB Duke Johnson dealing with concussion
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Browns running back Duke Johnson
had to exit Saturday's preseason game after suffering a concussion, reports Cleveland.com. It was Johnson's first preseason game after dealing with a hamstring injury.
"Hopefully he'll be in the protocol and we can get him back as soon as possible," coach Mike Pettine said. "If you had to say the biggest downer of the night, that would be it."
Rams RB Tre Mason suffers strained hamstring
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Rams running back Tre Mason
sustained a hamstring strain
during Saturday's preseason game, reports BleacherReport.com.
Mason was able to walk out of the locker room on Saturday without any issues and the team expects him to be ready for the season opener.
Titans RB David Cobb dealing with calf injury
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Titans running back David Cobb
will not play
in Friday's preseason game at Kansas City due to an injured calf, reports The Tennessean
Cobb suffered the injury during Thursday's practice. He had been receiving some first-team reps.
Falcons' Quinn: Tevin Coleman on track to make preseason debut Sat.
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Falcons rookie running back Tevin Coleman
, who has been slowed by a hamstring injury, is set to make his preseason debut
Saturday against the Dolphins, coach Dan Quinn said Thursday.
“At this point, Tevin is a little closer than Devonta (Freeman) just from the week of practice,” Quinn said, per the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “So, I’m certainly hoping that will be a break for him. He’s had a really good week.
"Unless there is some type of setback over the next couple of days. I anticipate him being ready to rock.”