NFL rumors: Latest news entering Week 16 on injuries and more
By Brian Rauf, Chat Sports
Week 15 of the NFL season concluded with the Detroit Lions holding on to defeat the New Orleans Saints on Monday night, putting both teams at 5–9 on the season. Everyone is still chasing the Carolina Panthers, who remain the NFL’s only undefeated team after beating the New York Giants on Sunday.
Check out the latest NFL news and rumors below.
• Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano told reporters that quarterback Andrew Luck will not play Sunday against the Miami Dolphins. Luck will have missed six straight games since sustaining a lacerated kidney in his team’s loss to the Patriots on Oct. 18.
• Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch will not play Sunday against the St. Louis Rams as he recovers from a surgery to repair a sports hernia, head coach Pete Carroll told 710 ESPN Seattle. Lynch hasn’t played since Seattle’s Week 11 win over the San Francisco 49ers.