Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that the top-10 teams in terms of the waiver wire now consists of:
The Patriots are No. 32 overall.
- ESPN’s Ed Werder admits that the Bears could make even more trades in the coming days, but they’ve yet to speak to the Cowboys about either RB Matt Forte or WR Alshon Jeffrey.
- Joe Person reports that the Panthers are not considering placing DE Charles Johnson on short-term injured reserve at this point in time.
- However, Johnson is still expected to miss “several” weeks due to a hamstring injury.
- Ed Werder reports that Saints QB Drew Brees expects to take his first practice reps on Wednesday, barring any setbacks.