Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon says he is entering rehab. Gordon said it was the right decision for him and one that he hopes will enable him to game full control of his life. Gordon was suspended for the entire 2015 season and was eligible to return next week against the Patriots. The (0-3) Browns visit (1-2) Washington Sunday afternoon.
The Steelers released running back Daryl Richardson to make room for Le’Veon Bell on the active roster. The (2-1) Steelers host (2-1) Kansas City Sunday night.
Thursday Night NFL Football, AJ Green caught 10 passes for 173 yards and a score, as Cincinnati topped Miami 22-7.
The Browns are hoping Joe Haden returns to the lineup after sitting last weekend with a groin strain. Haden said there’s no timetable for his return, but “he’s feeling better and coming along.” Cleveland visits Washington Sunday afternoon.
Steelers’ safety Jordan Dangerfield said he was “running with the No. 1s” and cornerback Justin Gulbert said the chances are “very high “ he’ll play defensive snaps Sunday night against the Chiefs. Dangerfield spent time on the Steelers’ practice squad in 2014 and 2015. Gulbert was acquired in a trade with Cleveland, who drafted him eighth-overall in 2014.
NFL Thursday Night Football, LeGarrette Blount ran for 105 yards and two TDs as the Patriots blanked the Texans 27-0.
Monday Night Football, Carson Wentz threw for 190 yards and a touchdown as the Eagles beat the Bears 29-14.
The San Francisco 49ers beat the Los Angeles Rams 28-0 in the other Monday night game.
The Denver Broncos opened the 2016 NFL season with a 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers.
The NFL kicks off its season tonight in Denver as the Broncos host the Panthers at 8:30 in a rematch of last year’s Super Bowl.