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Romo re-breaks collarbone, out for year

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Tony Romo knew he was risking another left collarbone injury by coming back eight weeks after breaking it.

The Dallas quarterback won't have to worry about another return. He's out for the season this time.

Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said on his radio show Friday that Romo would sit out the remaining five games with a small fracture in the same collarbone that had already sidelined him for seven games.


Concussion rules Revis out vs. Dolphins

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Revis Island is closed for the weekend.

Cornerback Darrelle Revis will not play in the New York Jets' game against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday because he is still dealing with a concussion. He remains in the NFL's concussion protocol and must be cleared by doctors before he can practice with the team.


Falcons RB Freeman ruled out vs. Vikings

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Running back Devonta Freeman, recovering from a concussion, will not play Sunday in the Atlanta Falcons' game against the Minnesota Vikings.

Freeman missed practice all week, including Friday. Rookie Tevin Coleman is expected to start at running back.


Pettine may make Manziel inactive Monday

BEREA, Ohio (AP) Johnny Manziel's demotion might include him not dressing for the game.

Browns coach Mike Pettine said Friday that he hasn't decided if Manziel, who was stripped of his starting job this week, will be active for Monday night's matchup against Baltimore.


Broncos won't have Ware against Pats

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Here's a bit of good news for Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, who are dealing with a reshuffled offensive line and rash of injuries at receiver:

DeMarcus Ware's lower back injury will keep him out of Sunday night's showdown with the Denver Broncos.


Keenum yet to pass concussion protocol

ST. LOUIS (AP) Unless Case Keenum passes the NFL concussion protocol Saturday, St. Louis will turn to benched starter Nick Foles at quarterback.

Keenum split practice time Friday with Foles, who was relieved of his duties two weeks ago by coach Jeff Fisher. Keenum had returned to practice on a limited basis Wednesday after missing Tuesday's workout because of a concussion.


Bills DT Williams done for season

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams will undergo surgery on his left knee and miss the rest of the season.

Williams said Friday he will need surgery for a meniscus injury. The 10-year veteran has been out since suffering the injury against the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 6.


Colts will be without Castonzo, Luck

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Colts coach Chuck Pagano made it official Friday: Andrew Luck and left tackle Anthony Castonzo will miss Sunday's game.

Luck will miss his second straight game with a lacerated kidney and partially torn abdominal muscle. Castonzo will miss his first game since 2011 with a sprained right medial collateral ligament.


Redskins CB Culliver heading to IR

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) Washington Redskins starting cornerback Chris Culliver is heading to injured reserve after tearing ligaments in his right knee.

Coach Jay Gruden says Friday that Culliver tore his ACL and MCL in practice Thursday.


Bengals activate rookie OT Ogbuehi

CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals activated rookie offensive tackle Cedric Ogbuehi on Friday and put cornerback Darqueze Dennard on a season-ending injury list with a separated shoulder.

Cincinnati drafted Ogbuehi in the first round even though he was still recovering from a torn ACL suffered in Texas A&M's bowl game. He opened the season on an injury list and was cleared to practice with the team Nov. 10. He gives the Bengals depth in case the line suffers injuries.