- Browns waived DL Christian Tupou and OL Joe Madsen.
- Mike Reiss of ESPN reports that the Patriots have been “working the phones recently looking for some offensive tackle help.”
- However, they weren’t able to find any deals of interest, which means they could be looking to add an offensive tackle once teams begin to make roster cuts.
“It’s a tough break,” said a team source tells Thomas. “But the team will roll on. He’ll be 100 percent when he comes back. We’ll keep him busy and keep him occupied during his rehab.”
- Texans HC Bill O’Brien announced that Ryan Mallett will draw the start in their second preseason game.
- Vikings HC Mike Zimmer confirmed that fourth-round OL T.J. Clemmings will get the first chance to be their starting right tackle following the injury to Phil Loadholt. (Matt Vensel)