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DeVante Parker now OK with not playing in Week Two

The Dolphins went without wide receiver DeVante Parker in their Week Two victory over the Jets despite signs during the week that he was ready to play after recovering from a broken finger. After the game, Parker said he wasn’t OK with not playing and that he had not heard from head coach Adam Gase [more]

Hue Jackson doesn’t name Baker Mayfield the starter going forward

Anyone and everyone who witnessed tonight’s game knows that the starting quarterback for the Browns from this point forward is and should be Baker Mayfield. Everyone except coach Hue Jackson. Via James Palmer of NFL Media, Jackson said that he needs to “watch the tape” before deciding on his starting quarterback for Week Four in [more]

Leon Hall spent a night in Denver hospital

Raiders cornerback Leon Hall spent Sunday night in a Denver hospital. Extreme physical exertion at high elevation can cause issues for those with the sickle cell trait, which Hall carries. “The sickle cell trait got to me,” Hall said, via Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. “And usually, I can handle it pretty well. [more]

Derek Carr: It’s hard to watch Khalil Mack go out and strip-sack everybody

For Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, seeing his old friend and teammate Khalil Mack succeed somewhere else is bittersweet. Carr told Scott Bair of NBCSports.com that he’s happy for Mack that he’s doing well with the Bears, but it’s difficult to see the two great games Mack has played so far this season and wish Mack [more]

Mark Geragos hints that Raiders, Patriots may be interested in Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick hasn’t been on an NFL regular-season roster since the 2016 season. That possibly could be ending soon. Attorney Mark Geragos recently hinted to TMZ.com that something could be happening soon. Of course, Geragos acknowledged that he’s made similar claims in the past that did not come to fruition. “I’ve been pilloried for the [more]

Jon Gruden: It’s hard to find a good pass rusher

The Raiders’ defense is next to last in the NFL through two games of the season, with just two sacks. So what seems to be the problem? Raiders coach Jon Gruden says great pass rushers don’t grow on trees. “It’s hard to find a great one. It’s hard to find a good one. It’s hard [more]

Reshad Jones out of practice with shoulder injury

The Dolphins kicked off the practice week without safety Reshad Jones. Jones did not take part in Wednesday’s session due to a right shoulder injury he suffered in last Sunday’s victory over the Jets. Head coach Adam Gase said, via the Palm Beach Post, after practice that Jones’ condition has improved since he was initially [more]

Vance Joseph says Broncos were too cautious defensively against Raiders

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr threw just three incomplete passes in Sunday’s 20-19 loss to the Denver Broncos. And while Denver did enough to get the victory, head coach Vance Joseph wasn’t happy with the game plan they implemented against Oakland. According to Arnie Stapleton of the Associated Press, Joseph wishes they hadn’t been so conservative [more]

Raiders promote Shilique Calhoun from practice squad

The Raiders waived Shilique Calhoun a week ago, re-signing him to the practice squad. They promoted him to the 53-player roster Tuesday to take the place of defensive tackle Brian Price. The Raiders selected Calhoun in the third round of the 2016 draft. He has played in 20 games since, making 12 tackles and half [more]

Browns, Cardinals the betting favorites to land Antonio Brown, if he’s traded

The best thing about gambling is that you can gamble on pretty much anything. Case in point: Odds have been crafted for receiver Antonio Brown‘s team upon the passing of the trade deadline. Via Bookmaker.eu, the Steelers remain the overwhelming favorite, at -2000. But if Brown were to be traded, the top two destinations are [more]

Raiders cutting defensive tackle Brian Price

Brian Price started for the Raiders Sunday, but now he’s out of work. According to Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the Raiders are waiving Price. He was claimed off waivers from the Cowboys after final cuts. The Cowboys wanted to bring him back, and now they’ll have their chance. The Raiders signed defensive [more]

Dolphins promote Maurice Smith

The Dolphins are promoting safety Maurice Smith from the practice squad, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. Smith, 23, signed with the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent out of Georgia in 2017. He made the Dolphins’ 53-player roster and played six games last season. Smith made a tackle and a pass breakup as [more]

Jon Gruden: No regrets about trading Khalil Mack

Raiders coach Jon Gruden is standing by his decision to trade star pass rusher Khalil Mack. Gruden said today that despite the Raiders only sacking Broncos quarterback Case Keenum once in 35 pass attempts, he has no regrets about trading Mack, whom Gruden said the Raiders felt wasn’t going to sign a contract extension with [more]

Marquette King takes a shot at Jon Gruden in Twitter video

When given the opportunity to revisit his offseason release and take a shot at Raiders coach Jon Gruden last week, Broncos punter Marquette King opted to feign ignorance about Gruden’s existence. He didn’t have anything verbal to add after the Broncos beat the Raiders 20-19 thanks to a Brandon McManus field goal in the final [more]

Broncos pull out 20-19 victory over Raiders

Brandon McManus kicked a 36-yard field goal with six seconds remaining to give the Broncos their first lead and a 20-19 victory over the Raiders. It marked the second consecutive fourth-quarter comeback for the Broncos, and the second consecutive blown halftime lead for the Raiders. Last week, the Broncos trailed 24-20 in the fourth quarter [more]

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