Monday Morning Fantasy Headlines:
Browns coach Hue Jackson said Sunday that suspended WR Josh Gordon has shed weight since the beginning of camp.
Jackson recently called out Gordon for being overweight, but he’s making progress. “I can’t give you a number, but it has come off,” said Jackson. “He’s working hard. He’s a big man, and we’ll get him where he needs to be.” Gordon is expected to miss Cleveland’s second preseason game, but he could be ready for the Browns’ regular season dress rehearsal two weeks from now.
Carlos Hyde rushed five times for 27 yards in the 49ers’ preseason opener Sunday night.
Blaine Gabbert completed 4-of-10 passes for 63 yards and a touchdown in the 49ers’ preseason opener Sunday night.
After watching tape of the Titans’ preseason opener, coach Mike Mularkey called Dorial Green-Beckham’s performance “still inconsistent.”
Corey Coleman (hamstring) participated in the Browns’ Sunday walkthrough before practice.
Giants coach Ben McAdoo said after Sunday’s practice that Victor Cruz’s balky groin is “still bothering him.”
Mike Evans told Sirius XM NFL he lost 10-15 pounds this offseason.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Sunday that Kelvin Benjamin has struggled with conditioning during camp.
Chris Hogan (shoulder) has shed his red no-contact jersey and resumed practicing fully at Patriots camp.