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Steelers’ Antonio Brown Rejoins Team, Will Practice Soon

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Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Antonio Brown has return to the team after missing four days after the team sent him back to Pittsburgh for evaluation, although a specific injury was not indicated, according to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler.

Brown’s injury was classified as “just a day-to-day, minor injury, nothing to speak of”, according to Steelers’ head coach Mike Tomlin.

“He won’t be playing in the game,” Tomline added, regarding Brown’s status for Thursday’s preseason opener at Philadelphia. “He’s getting closer to a return in terms of his health … Look forward to getting him back out there when we get back (to training camp).”

 

 

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Bengals Place Tyler Kroft On IR

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The Cincinnati Bengals have placed tight end Tyler Kroft on injured reserve, effectively ending his season, as he will be unable to return from a broken bone in his foot, as the team had hoped, according to ESPN’s Katherine Terrell.

In a corresponding move, the Bengals promoted linebacker Brandon Bell off of their practice squad to fill the roster spot made available when Kroft was sent to IR.

Kroft, who is in a contract year, is expected to be healthy in time for free agency in the spring.

Kroft hauled in 42 passes for 404 yards and seven touchdowns while filling in for Tyler Eifert in the 2017 season.

 

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Broncos’ Max Garcia Suffers Torn ACL

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Denver Broncos guard Max Garcia will miss the rest of the regular season after he suffered a torn ACL, according to 9News’ Mike Klis.

At the time of this report there were no details available pertaining to how or when Garcia tore his ACL, but the assumption is that he suffered the season ending injury sometime during practice this week.

Garcia complained of discomfort in his knee following practice on Thursday and an MRI revealed the ACL injury.

Garcia, 27, took over starting duties when Ronald Leary went down with injury.

 

 

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Ravens Designate Kenneth Dixon For Return

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The Baltimore Ravens have designated running back Kenneth Dixon for return from the injured reserve and he officially returned to practice on Friday, according to an official team announcement.

Dixon was initially placed on injured reserve back in early September after he suffered a knee injury during Week 1 action, but the team expected that he would be able to return to action later in the season.

While on injured reserve, Dixon served a six game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

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