Titans have safety Kenny Vaccaro available vs. Redskins
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have starting safety Kenny Vaccaro available against the Washington Redskins after he worked his way through the concussion protocol.
That leaves the Titans (8-6) without only a pair of defensive starters. Linebacker Brian Orakpo is missing his second straight game with an injured elbow and cornerback Logan Ryan is on injured reserve with a broken left leg.
Titans RT Jack Conklin, TE Smith placed on injured reserve
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans right tackle Jack Conklin and tight end Jonnu Smith have been placed on injured reserve with knee injuries, a double blow for a team on the fringe of the playoff race.
Both starters were hurt in Tennessee's 30-9 win over Jacksonville last week.
To fill the roster spots, the Titans on Tuesday signed free agent offensive lineman Austin Pasztor and added tight end Cole Wick to their active roster from the San Francisco 49ers' practice squad.
Lions cut Kaaya and Williams, trade Bademosi
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Quarterback Brad Kaaya and linebacker Antwione Williams are among the players cut by the Detroit Lions as they trimmed their roster to 53 players.
Detroit also traded cornerback Johnson Bademosi to the New England Patriots for a draft pick.
Detroit — It was a step in the right direction for the Detroit Lions' offensive line in the team's second exhibition game, against the Cincinnati Bengals at Ford Field Thursday night.
Latrobe, Pa. – Cole Wick is a player who has drawn an inordinate amount of attention for an undrafted tight end out of the University Incarnate Word. But his work with the first-team offense, while Brandon Pettigrew, Eric Ebron and Tim Wright are sidelined with injuries, validate the interest in the Detroit Lions' rookie.
Allen Park – Here are some notes and observations from Monday's Detroit Lions training camp practice.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Eric Ebron walked without a limp onto the practice field about 30 minutes after the rest of the Detroit Lions began practicing Monday.
Afterward, Ebron ignored questions from reporters and Caldwell declined to shed light on anything related to the injury suffered by the tight end over the weekend.
Only one thing is clear: Detroit's backup tight ends are going to get a great opportunity to earn playing time and perhaps a spot on the final...