- QB Peyton Manning has been fined $8,200 for taunting Texans S D.J. Swearinger. Manning won’t appeal the fine. (Chris Mortensen)
- Josh Gordon‘s agent, Drew Rosenhaus, is working with the Browns, the NFL and the CFL to allow his client to play for the Calgary Stampeders this year. (Albert Breer)
- The Stampeders put a request in to add Gordon to their negotiating list this morning and it has been granted. (Albert Breer)
- G Logan Mankins won’t play in Thursday’s preseason finale and will instead make his debut in Week 1. (Adam Caplan)
- Sixth-round pick RB Marion Grice and undrafted rookie RB Branden Oliver are competing for the No. 4 running back job. (Eric D. Williams)
- Veteran S Roman Harper will get his first start at strong safety this preseason since signing with the Panthers. (David Newton)
- Rookie QB Jimmy Garoppolo is expected to play most of, if not all of Thursday’s preseason finale. (Mike Reiss)
- Second-year G Josh Kline is the leading candidate to replace Pro Bowl G Logan Mankins. (Mike Reiss)
- Recently acquired DE Jerel Worthy will get an opportunity to make his case for a roster spot Thursday night. (Mike Reiss)
- CBs Marcus Roberson, Greg Reid and Darren Woodard are competing for the opportunity to replace starter Trumaine Johnson.
- DE Ethan Westbrooks “probably has the edge” on Michael Sam, but there remains a chance the Rams could keep both.