NFL rumors: Latest news entering Week 8 on injuries and more
By Brian Rauf, Chat Sports
The Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots are set to kick off Week 8 of the NFL season on Thursday Night Football. The Baltimore Ravens, Tennessee Titans and Detroit Lions are the only NFL teams with just one win, while the Patriots, Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers, Denver Broncos and Cincinnati Bengals are the five remaining undefeated teams.
Check out the latest NFL news and rumors below.
• The New York Giants have agreed to a one-year deal with defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, meaning he could play this weekend against the New Orleans Saints. Pierre-Paul has been recovering from a July 4 fireworks accident that caused him to lose his right index finger and part of his right thumb.
• Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told 105.3 The Fan in Dallas that he wants to sign defensive end Greg Hardy to a long-term deal. He also said he’s confident that star wideout Dez Bryant will play Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.