Denver running back Correll Buckhalter has seen a specialist after suffering an upper back and neck injury last week. According to a source close to the situation, the visit was as a precaution and Buckhalter should be fine. The hopes are that he returns to practice next week.
The Chiefs have released their depth chart for the first and second team. New running back Thomas Jones is listed as the No. 1 running back and Jamaal Charles is the No. 2 back. This has been the setup since camp started. Don’t read too much into it. Both Jones and Charles will get plenty of carries once the season starts.
The Chargers have several players dinged up and they are being very cautious in their handling of them.
The National Football Post is reporting that Chiefs rookie tight end Tony Moeaki has a minor ankle injury and he will miss a few days. The Chiefs are very excited about this player and he should play often as a rookie.
The Raiders have officially moved undrafted rookie Alex Daniels from defensive end to fullback. I bet Daniels is heading to the practice squad, where he can continue to work on this transition.
The Broncos and the state of Colorado are introducing a new Broncos’ themed lottery ticket.