Updating a previous report, the Miami Dolphins acquired LB Stephone Anthony from the New Orleans Saints in exchange for a fifth-round pick in 2018, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.
The Houston Texans are expected to sign free-agent CB Johnthan Banks (Bears) after working him out Tuesday, Sept. 19.
Chicago Bears WR Tanner Gentry was waived Tuesday, Sept. 19, according to a source. The Bears would like Gentry back on the practice squad, however.
Chicago Bears rookie RB Tarik Cohen is averaging 6.6 yards per carry on his 12 rushing attempts through two games but is spending an average of 4.17 seconds per run before crossing the line of scrimmage - nearly a full second more than any other player in league with at least 10 carries this season.
Cleveland Browns WR Ricardo Louis 'figures to move in the pecking order' following the Week 2 injury to Corey Coleman, according to ESPN's Pat McManamon, who adds he expects Rashard Higgins to remain the team's slot receiver.
Jacksonville Jaguars RBs Chris Ivory (73.3 percent) and Leonard Fournette (52.5) rank first and fifth, respectively, in the NFL in regards to how often they face eight defenders in the box.
Green Bay Packers TE Martellus Bennett finished with five catches for 47 yards in a Week 2 loss to the Atlanta Falcons but committed four drops - a problem offensive coordinator Edgar Bennett believes is rooted in fundamentals. 'It really just always goes back to being fundamentally sound, trusting his training. He has really good hands. We just have to be fundamentally sound in those situations, not allowing the ball to cross your eyes, things like that, extending for the football,' Bennett told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Houston Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins has 29 targets through Week 2, making him easily the most targeted receiver in the league through two games.
New Orleans Saints CB Sterling Moore (pectoral) suffered a pectoral injury in Week 2 against the New England Patriots. According to the New Orleans Advocate's Nick Underhill, it is 'unclear' if Moore will be able to play in Week 3 versus the Carolina Panthers.
Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook and Kansas City Chiefs RB Kareem Hunt lead the NFL with six big-play rushes - defined as runs that cover more than 10 yards - through two games.
Free-agent DE Dwight Freeney (Falcons) could be an option for the Atlanta Falcons if injured LB Vic Beasley misses significant time with his hamstring injury.
Dallas Cowboys DE Damontre Moore is returning to the active roster from the Reserve/Suspended list after serving his two-game suspension. LB Jayrone Elliott was waived to make room for Moore.