Los Angeles Chargers S Adrian Phillips (concussion) is in the NFL's concussion protocol, according to head coach Anthony Lynn.
Oakland Raiders CB Gareon Conley (shin) and OT Marshall Newhouse (foot) did not practice Tuesday, Oct. 17. OG Gabe Jackson (foot), LB Cory James (knee), LB Marquel Lee (ankle), LB Nicholas Morrow (ankle), FB Jamize Olawale (concussion) and TE Lee Smith (knee) were limited.
New Orleans Saints LB Nathan Stupar (knee) suffered a torn ACL during the team's Week 6 game and will miss the remainder of the season. He will be placed on Injured Reserve.
Free-agent WRs Devin Lucien (Colts), Tim Patrick (49ers), River Cracraft (Washington State) and Domonique Young (Purdue) worked out for the Denver Broncos Tuesday, Oct. 17.
Cleveland Browns QB DeShone Kizer is expected to start in Week 7 against the Tennessee Titans, according to ESPN's Pat McManamon, though head coach Hue Jackson won't make an official announcement until Wednesday, Oct. 18.
Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn said he is 'hopeful' that WR Mohamed Sanu (hamstring) will return to practice this week. Sanu has been out since injuring his hamstring in Week 4.
Los Angeles Chargers QB Philip Rivers' next touchdown pass to TE Antonio Gates will be their 86th as a pair, breaking their tie with former San Francisco 49ers greats and Hall-of-Famers Steve Young and Jerry Rice for second-place on the all-time list.
Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith has completed 63 percent of his passes and boasts a 19:4 touchdown-to-interception ratio in 10 career games against the Oakland Raiders. Since joining the Chiefs, Smith has played in 67 games; in seven of them he finished with better than a 9.89 yards per attempt average, four of which have come versus Oakland.
Los Angeles Chargers LB Melvin Ingram (7.5) and DE Joey Bosa (5.5) are the NFLs top pass rushing duo with a league-high 13 sacks between them and are the only pair of teammates ranked in the top 10 in the league.
Kansas City Chiefs RB Charcandrick West (concussion) and WR Albert Wilson (knee) did not practice Tuesday, Oct. 17. OG Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (knee) and C Mitch Morse (foot) were limited. DE Allen Bailey (knee) and FS Steven Terrell (concussion) participated fully.
Denver Broncos LB Shane Ray (wrist) will join the team for practice Wednesday, Oct. 18, for the first time since suffering a torn ligament in his left wrist on the second day of training camp. Ray is reportedly 234 pounds - eight pounds below his usual playing weight - and is expected to play with a cast over his wrist for the rest of the season.
The Buffalo Bills signed S L.J. McCray to their practice squad and also released OL Jordan Mudge and DE Marquavius Lewis from the practice squad Tuesday, Oct. 17.