All-Pro defensive tackle Gerald McCoy said Thursday that the Buccaneers' defense has been "soft."
Lions coach Jim Caldwell defended the medical staff's handing of LaAdrian Waddle's concussion.
Houston Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney says he'll play through his remaining soreness on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans.
John "Bull" Bramlett, a former pro football and baseball player who was nicknamed the "Meanest Man in Football," has died. He was 73.
Jay Cutler is the highest-paid quarterback this season and Brian Urlacher says that's the only thing elite about his former teammate.