Injury roundup: Chargers’ Melvin Gordon to play

Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon is expected to play against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. The former Wisconsin Badger injured his knee in last Sunday’s loss to the Chiefs. In his third season, Gordon is averaging 3.3 yards per carry and has scored two touchdowns. Other injury news we are keeping an … Read more

Byron Maxwell (hamstring) inactive for Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins cornerback crew is thin heading into Sunday’s tilt versus Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints at Wembley Stadium in London. Starting cornerback Byron Maxwell is officially inactive after tweaking his hamstring, a source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Maxwell already wasn’t slated to start, per Rapoport, after early season struggles in which he’d been toasted repeatedly. … Read more

Bruce Arians: Palmer playing ‘lights out’ for Cardinals

The 1-2 Arizona Cardinals are still unrecognizable to their counterparts from 2015, but head coach Bruce Arians thinks quarterback Carson Palmer is giving the team a chance to revisit their recently dominant past. “I don’t think our quarterback could have played any better,” Arians said of Palmer’s Monday Night Football performance against the Cowboys (29 of 48 for 325 yards and two touchdowns), via … Read more