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Seahawks trade Percy Harvin to Jets

In a stunning move all around, Seattle has traded oft-injured offensive weapon Percy Harvin to the Jets for a conditional draft choice.

According to John Clayton, the pick will be either a second-, third-, or fourth-rounder in 2015.

Seattle is selling at a steep loss, as they first acquired Harvin from Minnesota in March 2013, in exchange for first- and seventh-round picks in 2013 and a third-rounder in 2014. 

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Broncos promote Shaq Barrett to active roster

As expected, the Broncos promoted Shaq Barrett to their active roster on Wednesday.

Barrett takes the spot vacated by Danny Trevathan, who was placed on short-term IR.

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Broncos place Danny Trevathan on short-term IR

The Broncos have placed linebacker Danny Trevathan on short-term IR; he'll be eligible to return for their Week 15 game at San Diego.

Trevathan fractured a bone above his left knee early in Denver's 31-17 win over the Jets.

A fracture below the same knee during training camp had caused him to miss the Broncos' first three games.

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Broncos to wear blue unitards on Sunday night

The Broncos will wear their hideous navy on navy uniforms next week on SNF against the Niners.

Normally, I wouldn't bother writing a separate entry on such an item.

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Injuries: Pats lose Mayo, Ridley for season

Although the Patriots bounced back from their Week 4 embarrassment at KC with a pair of big wins, Sunday's victory over Buffalo came with a massive toll.

As expected, New England has lost linebacker Jerod Mayo and running back Stevan Ridley to season-ending knee injuries.

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Danny Trevathan out 3-6 weeks with injury above left knee

Danny Trevathan will again miss several weeks with a broken bone near his left kneecap.

According to John Fox, the injury is just above the knee and to the side.

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Broncos lose Danny Trevathan to knee injury against Jets

Although Denver headed into the locker room with a 17-7 lead over the Jets, it was a costly first half.

Danny Trevathan was carted off with an injury to his left knee during the Jets' opening drive.

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Julius Thomas fined for chop block; Broncos add running back

The NFL fined Julius Thomas $8,268 for his chop block against Cards end Calais Campbell, who is expected to miss several weeks with a sprained MCL.

Meanwhile, Denver signed former Raiders running back Jeremy Stewart (5-11, 215) to their practice squad on Wednesday; a spot had opened on Monday, when tackle Ryan Miller was cut.

Lions sign Matt Prater; Chargers bring back Ronnie Brown

Tuesday saw a handful of transactions of at least tangential interest to Denver:

- Detroit is expected to sign Matt Prater, having chosen him over Jay Feely after the two tried out on Tuesday. Mike Klis suggests Prater's agent is playing hard to get, if you can believe that, but Adam Schefter says Prater will sign a one-year deal.

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Broncos work out veteran backs, release Ryan Miller

With Montee Ball expected to miss several weeks, Denver worked out veteran running backs Mikel Leshoure and LaRod Stephens-Howling on Tuesday. Both players left without contracts.

In what appears to be an unrelated move, the team released tackle Ryan Miller from their practice squad.