NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Wednesday, Oct. 5
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Former Jaguars QB Blake Bortles announces retirement after eight seasons in NFL
Former Jaguars QB Blake Bortles candidly announced his retirement on Tuesday after eight seasons in the NFL. Bortles ranks second on many of Jacksonville's all-time passing records.
Commanders designate RB Brian Robinson to return to practice a month after shooting
Brian Robinson is ready to return to the practice field. Just over a month after sustaining gunshot wounds in a shooting in Washington, D.C., the Commanders rookie running back was designated to return to practice Wednesday.
Ben Roethlisberger surprised by halftime switch to Kenny Pickett: 'The whole offense was stagnant'
Color Ben Roethlisberger surprised that coach Mike Tomlin made a quarterback change from Mitchell Trubisky to Kenny Pickett at halftime of the Steelers' loss Sunday to the Jets.
Sean McVay on Rams' offensive struggles: 'The story isn't written yet'
Sean McVay's offense has struggled through the first four weeks of the 2022 season, and the Rams coach will have to rewrite his script quickly with the Cowboys defense on tap in Week 5.
Seahawks QB Geno Smith, Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes among Players of the Week
Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Seattle QB Geno Smith led the way for the Players of the Week.
Aaron Rodgers sees similarities between Christian Watson, Davante Adams as Packers rookies
Way back in 2014, then-rookie Davante Adams didn't put up prolific numbers but showed signs of breakout potential to come. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers recently likened Christian Watson to Adams as a rookie.
Giants WR Kenny Golladay not expected to travel to London following MCL sprain
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday morning that Kenny Golladay suffered an MCL sprain in Sunday's win over the Chicago Bears, per a source informed of the situation. He is not expected to travel to London, where the Giants will take on the Green Bay Packers in Week 5 on Sunday.
Mike Tomlin on what makes Bills LB Von Miller special: 'Some guys are aliens visiting from another planet'
When asked Tuesday what it was about Buffalo edge Von Miller that allowed him to thrive despite age and past injuries, Steelers HC Mike Tomlin smiled before complimenting the intergalactic talent.
Ex-Packers, Giants ILB Blake Martinez signing with Raiders
The Raiders are signing former Green Bay Packers and New York Giants inside linebacker Blake Martinez to a one-year deal.
Cardinals waive WR Andy Isabella after three-plus underwhelming seasons
The Arizona Cardinals are releasing former second-round pick wide receiver Andy Isabella after four seasons.
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