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NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 8/21

49ers

Bengals

Bills

  • QB E.J. Manuel is rehabbing his knee after having surgery on Monday. (Chris Brown)

Broncos

Browns

Buccaneers

  • Buccaneers waive LB Joe Holland.

Cardinals

  • Head coach Bruce Arians is frustrated with RB Ryan Williams‘ recent knee problems. (Adam Green)
  • Cardinals waive WRs Robert Gill and Robby Toma.

Colts

Cowboys

  • DE Jason Vega has been signed. (Brandon George)
  • Cowboys reached an injury settlement with DE Toby Jackson 

Dolphins

  • The running back competition is still wide open. (Armando Salguero)
  • CB Dimitri Patterson the favorite to start opposite Brent Grimes now that Richard Marshall has been released. (Miami Herald)

Falcons

Giants

  • DB Terrell Thomas will play in this weekend’s preseason game against the Jets. (ESPN New York)
  • FS Antrel Rolle expects to return to the practice field soon and could be available for Week 1. (Newark Star-Ledger)
  • WR Terrell Sinkfield has been signed.
  • OL David Diehl has been ruled out for six weeks.

Jets

  • The Jets want QB Geno Smith to start and could earn the starting job by having “two turnover-free quarters” next preseason game. (Manish Mehta)
  • FB Lex Hilliard has been placed on the injured/reserved list due to a broken scapula. (Pro Football Talk)

Lions

Packers

Patriots

Raiders

Redskins

  • QB Kirk Cousins has yet to return to the practice field, and unlikely to play against the Bills this weekend. (Mark Maske)
  • NT Barry Cofield will be active for the team’s Week 1 match up. (Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star)

Saints

Steelers

Texans

Titans