Ryan Mathews not practicing after accident

San Diego running back Ryan Mathews suffered minor injuries in an overnight car accident, officials believe he caused.

He was held out of practice Tuesday with the injuries, likely because of a precaution. He was at the practice, which is a good sign.

In other AFC West notes:

  • In an Insider piece, the Football OutsidersInsider believe there will be a tie for first place in the AFC West. Check out who they have all knotted up.

  • In an attempt to get some tackle depth, the Chiefs signed Ray Willis. He has started 26 NFL games. To make room for him, fullback Taylor Gentry was cut.