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Published: Nov 24, 2020 at 03: 03 PM
Around the NFL Staff
The Week 15 games between the Buffalo Bills and Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers and Green Bay Packers will be played on Saturday, Dec. 19 as part of a doubleheader on NFL Network.
The Bills-Broncos game will kick off at 4: 30 p.m. ET and Panthers-Packers is set for 8: 15 p.m. ET.
The NFL had designated five potential games which could be played on Saturday that week with contests between the Lions and Titans, the Jets and Rams and the Texans and Colts as the other three potential swing games.
Entire Jaguars defensive staff not at facility due to COVID protocols
Due to a positive coronavirus test, the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive coaching staff is not at the team facility on Tuesday in adherence to league COVID-19 protocols, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero and Mike Garafolo reported.
Steelers can become first team to clinch playoff berth this season
The Pittsburgh Steelers are the only undefeated team left this season and could become the first to clinch a playoff berth this week.
Chargers to designate RB Austin Ekeler to return from injured reserve
The Chargers are set to welcome a friendly face back to their backfield in the weeks ahead.
Los Angeles plans to designate running back Austin Ekeler to return from injured reserve this week
Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians blames lack of continuity for offense’s issues
Bruce Arians told reporters Tuesday he doesn’t think Tom Brady has a confidence problem, even after Brady threw two game-swinging interceptions in Tampa Bay’s loss to Los Angeles.
Cowboys strength and conditioning coordinator Markus Paul hospitalized after medical emergency
Dallas Cowboys strength and conditioning coordinator Markus Paul experienced a medical emergency Tuesday morning and was immediately treated by team medical personnel and transported to a local hospital by ambulance, the team announced.
Pro Football Hall of Fame announces 25 modern-era semifinalists for Class of 2021
The Pro Football Hall of Fame revealed Tuesday the 25 modern-era semifinalists for the Class of 2021. Included in that group are four notable first-year eligible players: Peyton Manning, Calvin Johnson, Charles Woodson and Jared Allen.
Ravens cancel practice, remain virtual; no change to game vs. Steelers
The NFL said the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers game will go on as scheduled and they’ll continue to monitor the situation.
Tuesday’s NFL injury and roster news for Week 12
The Cleveland Browns are down another starter on defense. Cornerback Denzel Ward is expected to miss a few weeks with a calf strain. Check out what else we are monitoring today.
Ryan Shazier starts fund to help those who have suffered spinal cord injuries
Former Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier announced he’s started a fund to help those who have suffered spinal cord injuries.
Cowboys cancel practice due to non-COVID-19 medical emergency involving staff member
The Dallas Cowboys announced they have canceled practice due to a non-COVID-19-related medical emergency involving a staff member.