NFL

Banged-up Seahawks take chance on Peterson

The Seahawks, who rank 25th in the NFL with just 92.5 rushing yards per game, signed veteran running back Adrian Peterson, 36, to their practice squad. ... Continue Reading

Walker: 'Sigh of relief' for verdict in Arbery trial

Lions safety Tracy Walker said he breathed a "sigh of relief" when jurors convicted the three white men of murder for their roles in the killing of his late cousin Ahmaud Arbery. ... Continue Reading

Hill to start at QB for Saints vs. Dallas, per source

Taysom Hill will make his first start at quarterback this season for the Saints on Thursday night, a source told ESPN, after he practiced fully all week with a partially torn plantar fascia that has limited him since Week 10. ... Continue Reading

Source: Bucs' AB to miss at least 2 more weeks

Buccaneers WR Antonio Brown is expected to miss at least two more weeks, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter, and coach Bruce Arians said Wednesday that Brown's return from an ankle injury is being delayed by issues he's having now with his heel. ... Continue Reading

Giants' Jones 'preparing to play' against Dolphins

New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones says he is "preparing to play" Sunday against the Miami Dolphins despite a neck injury. ... Continue Reading

Source: Cooper expected to play for DAL vs. NO

Dallas Cowboys wideout Amari Cooper, who missed the past two games after testing positive for COVID-19, is expected to play Thursday against New Orleans, a source told ESPN's Ed Werder. ... Continue Reading

Browns GM expecting 'best football' from Mayfield

Browns GM Andrew Berry expects QB Baker Mayfield, who ranks 26th in QBR this season while battling various injuries, "to play his best football" after the team's bye week. ... Continue Reading

Texans say Reid to play after Week 12 benching

Safety Justin Reid will return to play on Sunday after he was benched in Week 12 for disciplinary reasons. ... Continue Reading

NFL betting market watch: Winter weather coming, Patriots-Bills total dropping

David Purdum looks at line movement, how weather is impacting betting and gives an update on where the money lies on Week 13 NFL games. ... Continue Reading

NFL MVP watch: Brady on top; Allen still worth a buy

Doug Kezirian breaks down the main candidates for MVP and looks at other awards races. ... Continue Reading

Tannenbaum's QB rankings: Tagovailoa's big rise, Newton's struggles and Wentz's big arm

Here are Mike Tannenbaum's NFL QB ratings and what he saw on the field under center this week, including Tua Tagovailoa's progress and a big throw from Carson Wentz. ... Continue Reading

Rookie rankings: Micah Parsons jumps to No. 1, but who else makes the top 10?

Who are the top first-years through 12 weeks of the NFL season? How high does Mac Jones rank? ... Continue Reading

Safety Vaccaro shifts focus from NFL to esports

Despite receiving offers from multiple NFL teams, safety Kenny Vaccaro is forgoing the chance at a Super Bowl victory to instead compete for a Halo World Championship through his organization Gamers First. ... Continue Reading

Fantasy football rankings: NFL Week 13

Weekly individual and composite rankings for each position in PPR and non-PPR formats. ... Continue Reading

Lamar on 4-INT game: 'I looked like a rookie'

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson said Wednesday he "looked like a rookie" after reviewing his four-interception performance in Sunday's win over the Browns. ... Continue Reading