Tua in concussion protocol, no timeline for return

MIAMI — Tua Tagovailoa traveled back to south Florida with the Miami Dolphins and was in good spirits, head coach Mike McDaniel said, after the quarterback was stretchered off the field and taken to the hospital during Thursday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Tagovailoa was diagnosed with a concussion

Cam Heyward, Steelers searching for first win without T.J. Watt: ‘I have to step up’

The Pittsburgh Steelers hope Sunday’s matchup against the New York Jets will bring their first victory without star edge rusher T.J. Watt. “Obviously, we’re still trying to win without him,” defensive tackle Cameron Heyward said Thursday, via the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “I think we’re 0-7 without him.” Actually, the Steelers are

Joe Burrow sacked just once in Bengals’ victory: ‘I had all the time I needed in the pocket’

For the first time in 13 games, Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow wasn’t planted on his backside multiple times during a game. Thursday night’s 27-15 victory over the Miami Dolphins marked the first time since Week 7, 2021, that Burrow was sacked fewer than two times in a game. The

Tua taken to hospital with head, neck injuries

CINCINNATI — Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa was taken to a local hospital with head and neck injuries suffered on a second-quarter sack in Thursday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Tagovailoa hit the back of his head on the ground when he was sacked by Bengals nose tackle Josh

Sunday night’s game between Chiefs, Buccaneers will be played as scheduled in Tampa

Sunday night’s game between the Chiefs and Buccaneers will be played in Tampa at Raymond James Stadium as originally scheduled, the NFL confirmed Thursday. The location of Sunday’s game had been in doubt as Hurricane Ian forced the Buccaneers to practice in Miami this week as the storm hit the

NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Thursday, Sept. 29

NFL.com keeps you up to date with all of the latest league news from around the NFL. Visit NFL.com’s transaction hub for a daily breakdown. (NOTE: Teams listed in alphabetical order.) INJURIES DT Michael Pierce underwent season-ending surgery to repair the biceps tear he suffered Sunday’s win over the Patriots,

Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa (back/ankle) expected to play tonight vs. Bengals

Thursday Night Football is going to get its marquee matchup. Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (back/ankle) is expected to play tonight against the Cincinnati Bengals barring a setback, NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reported. Receiver Jaylen Waddle (groin) and offensive tackle Terron Armstead (toe) should also be ready to play

Browns not ruling Garrett out Sunday after crash

Covers the Big 12 Joined ESPN.com in 2011 Graduate of Washington & Lee University BEREA, Ohio — The Cleveland Browns aren’t ruling out Myles Garrett from playing Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons despite the injuries he suffered in a one-car crash Monday. The Browns’ star pass-rusher suffered a shoulder sprain

Hurricane Ian forcing EWU-Florida to Sunday

Covers the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of Auburn University. With Hurricane Ian barreling toward Florida’s Gulf Coast, the college football game between Florida and Eastern Washington has been pushed from Saturday to Sunday in Gainesville. The University of Florida announced the change Tuesday, saying it will continue to

Mike McCarthy on backup QB Cooper Rush leading Cowboys to back-to-back wins: ‘He doesn’t get rattled’

Cooper Rush to the rescue. The Dallas Cowboys earned their second win of the season with the backup quarterback at the helm, taking down the New York Giants, 23-16, on Monday night. The victory moves Rush to 3-0 in his career while making starts for an injured Dak Prescott. Rush