A person familiar with the decision says Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill will have surgery to repair the torn ACL in his left knee and will miss the entire season. Tannehill, who missed the final four games of last season with two sprained ligaments in his knee, reinjured it a week into training camp on Aug. 3. Jay Cutler, who parted with the Chicago Bears after eight seasons, agreed to delay his fledgling network TV career and signed a $10-million, one-year contract Monday to replace Tannehill.
The Buffalo Bills, who traded Sammy Watkins to the Rams, acquired receiver Jordan Matthews from PhilThe adelphia in exchange for cornerback Ronald Darby. Buffalo also continued stockpiling 2018 draft picks by getting a a third-rounder from the Eagles . ... The Green Bay Packers have submitted videos to the NFL of hits by Philadelphia Eagles players that knocked out Green Bay’s Malachi Dupre and Damarious Randall on separate plays. Coach Mike McCarthy said Friday he expected the league to evaluate the hits from Thursday’s preseason game from the perspective of player safety. When asked to clarify, McCarthy said, “If I turned them in to the league, I don’t think they’re legal hits.”
A person with knowledge of the diagnosis says Denver Broncos nose tackle Billy Winn will miss the entire 2017 season with a right knee injury. Winn was caught under the pile on a Bears run in the first quarter of the Broncos’ exhibition game in Chicago. ... Miami Dolphins rookie linebacker Raekwon McMillan will miss the season with a torn ACL in his right knee.