AFC West News and Rumors
Chargers call up nose tackle, place Attaochu on IRprofootballtalk.com Updated 3 hours agoThe Chargers placed outside linebacker Jerry Attaochu on the season-ending injured-reserve list on Saturday. Attaochu suffered a foot injury in last week’s win over the Texans. He had two sacks on the season and was also fourth on the team in special te…Share Tweet
Charles Clay not on team flight as he awaits birth of childprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoBills tight end Charles Clay did not travel with the team to Oakland because he’s expecting the birth of his child soon. The Bills said Saturday that Clay’s status for Sunday’s game vs. the Raiders is questionable. Clay has started all 11 games for the …Share Tweet
Jeremy Maclin out at Atlantaprofootballtalk.com 9 hours agoThe Chiefs will continue to have a big absence on their offense during tomorrow’s big game in Atlanta. Wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will miss tomorrow’s game against the Falcons, the Chiefs announced today. Maclin has previously been listed as questionab…Share TweetTrevor Siemian recreates viral Peyton Manning photo in recoveryShare Tweet
T.J. Ward poised to join some fast, and hard-hitting, companyESPN.com 14 hours agoT.J. Ward poised to join some fast, and hard-hitting, companyShare TweetAqib Talib won’t have a chance to shove Jordan Norwood for muffing another punt. Primarily because the Broncos have replaced Norwood in that role. The Broncos filled the roster spot created by putting fullback Andy Janovich on injured reserve by promoti…Share TweetThe Raiders will be without one of their top cornerbacks for the rest of the season. Raiders coach Jack Del Rio announced on Friday that the team will place D.J. Hayden on injured reserve. Hayden injured his hamstring in last Sunday’s victory over the P…Share Tweet
N.F.L. Schedule: Who We Think Will Win in Week 13nytimes.com Dec 2 (yesterday)Chiefs vs. Falcons may be the best of five Sunday matchups of teams separated by one win.Share Tweet
Reggie McKenzie: Premier players will get paid, we’ve built this to lastRaiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie’s first few years on the job weren’t filled with a lot of success on the field, but his work rebuilding the roster has paid off this season. The Raiders are 9-2 and leading the AFC West with players drafted by McK…Share TweetBroncos linebacker Von Miller is in the Christmas spirit, and now, so is the entire division. Via Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post, Miller sent a bottle of wine and a thank you note to every player in the AFC West, including practice-squaders and those…Share TweetWide receiver Sammy Watkins sat out of practice on Wednesday with foot soreness and offensive coordinator Anthony Lynn said Thursday that the wideout is still dealing with a broken bone in his foot, but neither will keep him from playing against the Rai…Share Tweet
Broncos defense thinks it is “too lax” at end of gamesThe Broncos defense has given up late touchdowns in each of their last two games, although they were able to avoid a loss to the Saints in Week 10 when a blocked extra point turned into two Denver points in a 25-23 win. Their failure to close strong las…Share Tweet
Ivory, Hurns will miss game vs. BroncosThe Jaguars have ruled four players out for Sunday’s game vs. the Broncos, including running back Chris Ivory and wide receiver Allen Hurns. Both Ivory and Hurns have hamstring injuries and didn’t practice all week. Also out are wide receiver Rashad Gre…Share TweetWith roughly six weeks until the window closes on the Chargers exercising their right to join the Rams in L.A., someone is leaking to the media the notion that the Chargers are on the verge of doing just that. And something about that makes me wonder wh…Share TweetChiefs have defended high-scoring opponents well, but Falcons a different breedShare TweetThe Chargers put last Sunday’s game against the Texans away in the fourth quarter when quarterback Philip Rivers hit tight end Hunter Henry with a 12-yard touchdown pass that made the score 21-10 in a game the Chargers would ultimately win 21-13. That t…Share TweetRaiders defensive end Mario Edwards hasn’t played in a game yet this season, but the team hasn’t given up hope that he’ll make it back from his hip injury in time to help the team. Edwards took another step toward that return on Thursday when he worked …Share TweetDerek Carr's fourth quarter heroics the new normal for RaidersShare Tweet
Even in Week 13, Broncos still searching for answers on OL, in run gameEven in Week 13, Broncos still searching for answers on OL, in run gameShare Tweet
Could Broncos give the edge to Mark Sanchez?Jul 30Field Yates and Darren Woodson discuss the Broncos' starting quarterback position and offensive line, on which four out of five starters are new.
Charger players can't worry about Bosa contract situationJul 29Field Yates details why Joey Bosa is not reporting to Chargers training camp, and Louis Riddick outlines the importance for the team to not let his absence become a distraction.
How many more chances will Aldon Smith get?Jul 29The NFL Insiders crew reacts to the news that Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith has entered a rehab treatment center.
Emmanuel Sanders hoping for new dealJul 28The Broncos want to sign WR Emmanuel Sanders to a new contract and Sanders wants to stay in Denver. The question is, after the blockbuster deal for Von Miller, can the two sides find the right number that makes everybody happy.