11/19/2012 7:22 PM San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith has been declared out for Monday night’s game against the Chicago Bears after being evaluated by team medical director Dr. Dan Garza.
11/16/2012 8:14 PM AP reports running back Rashard Mendenhall is set to return for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Because of an Achilles injury, Mendenhall has missed all four games of a winning streak that the Steelers (6-3) carry into their Sunday showdown with the Baltimore Ravens (7-2).
11/16/2012 1:13 PM AP reports injured Dallas running back DeMarco Murray is unlikely to return from a four-game absence Sunday against Cleveland. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Friday that Murray is doing more each day in recovering from a sprained right foot but is doubtful this weekend.
11/16/2012 8:02 AM The Star-Telegram reports Tony Romo loves November. He can't explain why. He just does. The Cowboys quarterback is 20-3 in the 11th month, the best of any quarterback in the Super Bowl era. Among active quarterbacks only Tom Brady (31-10, .756) and Joe Flacco (15-5, .750) are close.