Brian Cushing undecided on low-block controversy

Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing was lost for the season after a peel-back block. But he’s not a staunch opponent of below-the-waist blocks. Source: NFL Player Updates 2

Hall of Fame modern-era semifinalists announced

Former New York Giants great Michael Strahan is among the 27 players who have been named semifinalists for the 2013 Pro Football Hall of Fame class. Source: NFL Player Updates 2

New Orleans Saints: Atlanta airport workers egged bus

Some New Orleans Saints tweeted Wednesday night that workers at the Atlanta airport threw eggs at the team’s bus. Source: NFL Player Updates 2

Rolando McClain kicked out of Raiders practice

Rolando McClain voiced his displeasure with the Oakland Raiders, and now we know why. The linebacker was kicked out of Wednesday’s practice after an incident. Source: NFL Player Updates 2

Jason Babin claimed by Jacksonville Jaguars

Jason Babin wasn’t lacking for interest after the Philadelphia Eagles released him. Eight teams placed a waiver claim on the veteran defensive end, with the Jacksonville Jaguars winning his rights. Source: NFL Player Updates 2

Cedric Benson won’t practice for Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers won’t get running back Cedric Benson back this week, but they’re hoping the return of another injured starter will make a big difference. Source: NFL Player Updates 2

Kyle Williams tweets he’s out for year with torn ACL

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Kyle Williams tweeted Monday he’ll miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL suffered in Sunday’s win over the New Orleans Saints. Source: NFL Player Updates 2