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10 Oct 2019, 05:56 IST
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Case Keenum

The Washington Redskins can’t decide to Dwayne Haskins simply but, and the New York Giants will not be prepared to roll the cube on Saquon Barkley.

However will former Oakland Raiders and New England Patriots huge receiver Antonio Brown discover a method to slither his means again into the league?

We take a have a look at the most recent information across the league on this version of NFL information and notes.

 

Three issues that matter

Rudolph again at observe after knockout hit

Three days after being knocked unconscious by Baltimore Ravens security Earl Thomas, the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback resumed exercises in pads and a helmet.

Mason Rudolph is unlikely to play in opposition to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, however it’s outstanding progress from the scary scene that unfolded in Pittsburgh final week. It may even be an indication that Rudolph might be able to return after the crew’s Week 7 bye. Count on his standing to be monitored intently till he’s deemed wholesome sufficient to clear the concussion protocol.

Keenum anticipated to begin for Redskins

The 31-year-old will reportedly begin beneath heart in opposition to the Miami Dolphins, so long as he is ready to play on his injured foot. It’s the first main transfer for interim head coach Invoice Callahan, who changed Jay Gruden after he was fired on Monday. 

Case Keenum has accomplished 68.1 per cent of his passes for 970 yards and 7 touchdowns with 4 interceptions in three video games this season. He opened 2019 because the crew’s starter however was pulled for rookie Dwayne Haskins in Washington’s Week four loss to the Giants and later changed by Colt McCoy in a Week 5 defeat to the Patriots.

Chargers place Pouncey on injured reserve

The Chargers suffered one other main blow when the crew introduced the veteran heart might be sidelined with a neck harm, however rapidly signed offensive lineman Ryan Groy to fill the void. Mike Pouncey suffered the harm within the Chargers’ loss to the Denver Broncos and was pressured to depart the sport.

Los Angeles are anticipated to transfer Dan Feeney into the center and insert Forrest Lamp at left guard in Pouncey’s absence over the following eight weeks. The earliest he can return is the crew’s Week 14 recreation on the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Two issues that do not matter

Barkley formally out of Patriots conflict

The working again was capable of return to observe final week however apparently was unable to get medical clearance to play this week. He suffered a excessive ankle sprain in Week three and was given an preliminary restoration timetable of 4 to eight weeks. Barkley expressed optimism he may beat it.

The Giants don’t seem prepared to take an opportunity speeding him again too quickly, although, particularly contemplating they may additionally be with out receiver Sterling Shepard, who entered the concussion protocol for the second time this season, and tight finish Evan Engram, who’s coping with a sprained medical collateral ligament.

Brown desires New England to re-sign him

Regardless that the Patriots have moved on since releasing the receiver final month, Brown just isn’t giving up hope of taking part in within the league once more and recommended the crew re-sign him. 

“You guys that comply with the Patriots, inform them to name me,” Brown mentioned in a dwell video that streamed on Instagram. “They’ve nonetheless acquired to pay me, so may as effectively let me earn it.”

Brown filed an NFL-record 9 grievances and appeals final month, which whole greater than $61million he believes he’s owed from the Raiders and Patriots and stays with no crew after accusations of sexual misconduct, sexual assault and rape have surfaced.

“The Patriots must pay me,” Brown mentioned. “They could as effectively play me.”

Since Brown likened his authorized state of affairs to Robert Kraft’s misdemeanour cost of soliciting a prostitute in a now-deleted tweet, the Patriots proprietor has reportedly vowed to by no means signal a test.

One video you need to see

Richard Sherman expressed remorse for inciting “handshakegate” by accusing Baker Mayfield of dissing him earlier than Monday’s recreation.

Wednesday’s tweet of the day

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera introduced his epic t-shirt assortment abroad.

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