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NEW ORLEANS | Saints place Bryant on injured reserve, promote Kirkwood

NEW ORLEANS— Dez Bryant’s season is over before it had even begun. The New Orleans Saints placed the newly acquired Bryant on injured reserve Saturday, promoting receiver Keith Kirkwood from the practice squad to the active roster before Sunday’s game at Cincinnati. Bryant was injured during his second practice with New Orleans on Friday. A … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Saints place Bryant on injured reserve, promote Kirkwood

SANTA CLARA, Calif. | 49ers lose QB Jimmy Garoppolo to season-ending knee injury

SANTA CLARA, Calif.— Jimmy Garoppolo‘s addition last season immediately turned around the fortunes of the San Francisco 49ers. Now the 49ers will have to go back to life before Garoppolo for the rest of the season. The Niners announced Monday that Garoppolo tore the ACL in his left knee while making a cut late in … Continue reading SANTA CLARA, Calif. | 49ers lose QB Jimmy Garoppolo to season-ending knee injury

PHILADELPHIA | The Latest: 103-game streak ending for Falcons long snapper

PHILADELPHIA  — The Latest on the Atlanta Falcons playing the Philadelphia Eagles in the opening game of the NFL season (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Falcons long snapper Josh Harris is inactive against the Eagles, ending a streak of 103 consecutive games played. Harris has a hip injury and missed a couple days of practice. … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | The Latest: 103-game streak ending for Falcons long snapper