- According to ESPN’s Bob Holtzman, it will still “be a few weeks” until Bengals TE Tyler Eifert (ankle) is able to play. Holtzman adds that Eifert is still only running at half speed.
Rams rookie QB Jared Goff said he plans to be ready to play whenever that opportunity comes for him.
“I feel like I can help this team, but it’s up to the coaches. It’s not up to me,” Goff said, per Alden Gonzalez. “I’ll be ready whenever that time comes.”
The Rams had Goff inactive for Week 1 and listed as the No. 3 quarterback.
- Paul Kuharsky of ESPN expects the Titans will do their due diligence on recently released CB KeiVarae Russell, who was a third-round pick of the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2016 NFL Draft.
- However, Kuharksy adds that something obviously doesn’t add up, considering Russell was the No. 74 overall pick in the draft. Instead of keeping Russell, the Chiefs decided to go with D.J. White, whom they took No. 174 overall.
Vikings first-round WR Laquon Treadwell said he plans to “work harder and get better” after he did not play a single snap in team’s season opener.
“You’ve got to go through it, create some fuel, I guess, to play harder,” Treadwell said via the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. “I don’t know. I’ve never been through this. I’ll just come in and work harder and get better.“