News, Notes & Rumors for week 15


 NOTE: Check out the live News, Notes and Rumors show on Monday and Friday at 6 PM Eastern on or the archive of the shows on On Monday Samantha Bunten of NBC Sports and I discuss the Browns game and the results of the weekend. On Friday Tony Williams Giants beat writer for Metro New York joins Samantha and me to preview the upcoming games.

Browns Bears NNR with Samantha Bunten of NBC Sports tonight on 6PM Tuesday Dec. 17.


As I said last week, the officiating has been abysmal. In an attempt to at least get replay calls more consistent the NFL is likely to centralize replay for all games in the New York headquarters. This has to be done to relieve overwhelmed officials from some of their duties.


Jags WR Cecil Shorts will be shut down for the rest of the season due to injury.


Browns CB Joe Haden suffered a hip pointer. He could be back for the game at the Jets this week.


Giants WR Victor Cruz and Cards WR Larry Fitzgerald both suffered concussions.


Richie Incognito will continue to receive his pay despite not being active on the Read more at FryingPanSports