Dez Bryant has a slight hairline fracture in a bone in his right knee, though Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says the receiver might not miss a game. Bryant injured the knee on his first catch on the opening series against the Bears, but came…SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer)
The Kansas City Chiefs have been a bit shaky against the run through three weeks, though in fairness much of that can be traced to a who's-who of running backs that they've had to track down. Oh, but that first game: The Chiefs gave up big chunks…DAVE SKRETTA (AP Sports Writer)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A second petition has been filed asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion lawsuits because of how it treats current brain injuries versus future ones.MARYCLAIRE DALE (Associated Press)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles could make his season debut Sunday night at Pittsburgh, though coach Andy Reid acknowledged that it would depend on how he practices this week.
The Houston Texans placed star defensive end J.J. Watt on injured reserve Wednesday and his return this season is in doubt. Coach Bill O'Brien said Watt had re-injured his back and putting him on IR was the best thing for his long-term health.…KRISTIE RIEKEN (AP Sports Writer)