News: Lynch underwent sports hernia surgery Wednesday and will be out three to four weeks, the Seattle Times reports.
Impact: Coach Pete Carroll didn't rule out that Lynch could be done for the season, but he said doctors were "very optimistic" that they fixed the issue and that Lynch can return quickly. Thomas Rawls will start while Lynch is out.
News: Ryan said his health is fine and not a reason for his horrible play.
Impact: Ryan's numbers are similar to other years, but some high-profile mistakes have turned up the heat - especially with the Falcons losing four of their past five after a 5-0 start. "I'm 100 percent healthy," Ryan said, chuckling a bit. "I think I've said this five or six different times now, and hopefully this will be the last time I have to talk about it: I've worn a brace on my left knee since I was a senior in college."
News: Bailey was shot and critically wounded as he and four other people were sitting in a car outside a home in the Miami area, police said Wednesday.
Impact: Bailey was at a hospital awaiting surgery for injuries that have not been disclosed by the Rams or the authorities. Another man, Antwan Reeves, was with Bailey and was also shot in the attack Tuesday night. Bailey went to high school in the Miami area. He is in his third season with the Rams but has been suspended twice by the NFL.
News: Randle has been arrested after an altercation at a Kansas casino.
Impact: The Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission says Randle was asked to leave the Kansas Star casino in Mulvane on Tuesday night after causing some unspecified concerns. Randle left, but returned and got into a scuffle with security.
News: The Buffalo Bills have signed Groy and receiver Marcus Thigpen.
Impact: Groy fills an immediate need after being signed off the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad Wednesday. Starting right guard John Miller is out indefinitely with a high left ankle sprain sustained in a 20-13 loss at New England on Monday. Groy had three starts in four games as a rookie last year in Chicago.