- The Chargers declined to activate LT Russell Okung (pulmonary embolism) from the NFI list by Saturday’s deadline.
- Okung is looking to return at some point in the near future.
The two spoke a few weeks later, but there were still several issues in the way of a Ramsey trade including a lack of cap space, competition from other teams and the fact that Jacksonville was still reluctant to make a deal at that point.
On Tuesday, the Rams actually made their first two trades including sending CB Marcus Peters to the Ravens without an agreement being in place with the Jaguars for Ramsey.
Snead tells Pelissero that they felt the cost for a known commodity was worth it in the end.
- Tom Pelissero of NFL Media mentions Seahawks S Tedrick Thompson as someone to watch as a speculative trade candidate, given Seattle’s investment in the position.
- Pelissero points out that the Seahawks selected second-round pick S Marquise Blair and fourth-round S Ugo Amadi in the 2019 NFL Draft.