LAS VEGAS — The Las Vegas Raiders can be with out a pair of Pro Bowlers on the Tennessee Titans on Sunday because the Raiders dominated out their main pass-catcher and main tackler from closing season.
And whilst slot receiver Hunter Renfrow (concussion) and linebacker Denzel Perryman (ankle) is not going to play, beginning working again Josh Jacobs (sickness) is not going to commute with the workforce to Nashville on Friday.
A couple of AFC playoff groups closing season, the Raiders and Titans are each looking out for their first victory in Week 3.
“You always try to build depth on your roster so that you can accommodate situations like this,” Raiders first-year trainer Josh McDaniels stated previous within the day.
“We’ve tried to preach since we got here, ‘Let’s learn the concept, not one spot in the concept.’ … and so from the beginning we’ve kind of preached, ‘Let’s learn the why, and the whole concept of big picture,’ because this could happen in the game, too, where all of a sudden you practiced it one way, and then you have an injury or two and now all of a sudden you’re shuffling in the middle of the first or second quarter and you don’t have time to have a week of practice and four meetings before you have to go back out there.”
Renfrow, who stuck 103 passes closing season, took blows to the top on consecutive performs Sunday, fumbling at the closing person who resulted in a surprising 59-yard scoop-and-score walk-off win for the Arizona Cardinals. He has been in concussion protocol since.
“I just always stick my head down and just keep on waiting for the next opportunity,” stated Cole, who was once signed to the lively roster on Sept. 13 after starting the season at the observe squad.
“I just do my part, really. That’s the thing — if you worry about everything else, you’ll never really get your part right.”
Perryman, who had 154 tackles in 2021, has now not performed since getting injured within the season opener. Divine Deablo and Jayon Brown had been the Raiders’ beginning linebackers closing week towards the Cardinals, with Deablo dressed in the fairway dot communications helmet.
Jacobs, in the meantime, practiced Wednesday and primary gave the impression at the workforce’s harm file Thursday, after dashing for 126 yards in two video games. Brandon Bolden, who overlooked closing week’s recreation with a hamstring harm, was once a complete player Friday and had no harm designation for the Titans recreation. The Raiders even have 3 different working backs in Ameer Abdullah and learners Zamir White and Brittain Brown, in addition to fullback Jakob Johnson.
(*3*) McDaniels stated. “I mean, it’ll be a little humid down there, different than here in terms of the overall humidity. But whatever form it takes, I’m not exactly sure yet, but we’ll definitely try to maintain our balance if we can. We’ve always tried to do that and using those guys to the best of their ability in the right roles is going to be important. So, we’ll see how it kind of shakes out this week.”