From the Morning:
Jul 27, 2012; Mankato, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) runs drills away from the team as he is on the physically unable to perform list at training camp at Blakeslee Stadium at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-US PRESSWIRE
There will be no settlement between Saints LB Jonathan Vilma and the NFL before a judge rules on the temporary restraining order that is currently barring Vilma from playing football at all in 2012.
The Vikings are hoping to get RB Adrian Peterson some exhibition game carries before clearing him for the regular-season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Locked-out NFL officials plan to point out replacement official’s poker past.
Texans LB Brian Cushing got sick on Tuesday night and was hospitalized with a “minor” illness.
Kenny Britt publicly complained about a team-imposed fine for missing an injury rehab session.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers is furious about bounties.
Browns RB Trent Richardson is expected to undergo another knee scope during his Thursday visit with Dr. James Andrews.
Kevin Kolb (ribs) returned to practice at Cardinals training camp Wednesday.
Free agent WR Plaxico Burress has lowered his contractual demands and is now willing to play for the league minimum.
Seahwaks WR Sidney Rice says he’ll be playing in Week One.
Redskins OC Kyle Shanahan believes RB Evan Royster can be “a top back in this league.”