- The Cincinnati Bengals announced that they’ve hired former Redskins DC Jim Haslett as their LBs coach.
- New Buccaneers HC Dirk Koetter confirmed that he will continue to be the team’s offensive play-caller.
- Koetter said that majority of the Bucs’ offensive staff will be back next season.
- Josh Katzenstein reports that the Lions have fired senior personnel executive Scott McEwen.
- The Pittsburgh Steelers have ruled out RB DeAngelo Williams for Sunday’s game against the Broncos.
- Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger told reporters that he threw the ball briefly on Friday. (Jeremy Fowler)
- HC Mike Tomlin confirmed that Roethlisberger practiced for first time this week “did a nice job.” (Gerry Dulac)
- Tomlin said of Roethlisberger: “I wanted to see as variety of throws, I wanted to see enough, no more. I thought it was as productive day.” (Gerry Dulac)