A source close to the situation confirmed an NFL.com report Wednesday that Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has undergone surgery to repair his right rotator cuff. The source said the goal is for Jeffery to be ready for the 2018 regular season, though he could return during the preseason if all goes well.
Wide receiver Jarvis Landry, who led the NFL with 112 receptions in 2017, has received the non-exclusive franchise tag from the Miami Dolphins. The thinking, according to a source, is the Dolphins want to keep a player they've drafted and developed.
The Houston Texans have released veteran linebacker Brian Cushing, a first-round pick in 2009 who is the franchise's all-time leader in tackles, but his career has been marked by two suspensions for violating the league's policy on performance enhancers.
If you're partial to the Eagles, and if you assume they're destined for dynasty, don't overlook the attrition boosted upon them from the Mortheast. Think about it, and get your hackles up and, in your most sarcastic inner voice, say:
Brothers Derek and David Carr share thoughts about Fresno State football and offer a glimpse into the Raiders and the NFL during Inside The Huddle, a fundraising event for Valley Children's Hospital held Saturday night at the Saroyan Theatre in Fresno.
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