The Buffalo Bills expect quarterback Tyrod Taylor to start the opener against the New York Jets after he was cleared from the concussion protocol, coach Sean McDermott said Wednesday.
“Go out and do his job. … Be 1/11th of the offense. That’s what I expect him to do,” McDermott said, when asked what his expectations of Taylor would be for Sunday’s game. “That’s what I expect of myself, that’s what I expect of every player: Do your job.”
“He had the problem through training camp,” trainer Rick Burkholder said. “He tried to fight through … He got through three preseason games and just felt like he couldn’t play up to speed.”
The Chiefs replaced Nelson on their roster by re-signing running back C.J. Spiller, who was released on Saturday in the cut to 53 players. By rule, a player can return from injured reserve only if he is on a team’s initial 53-man roster.
Nelson started 14 games for the Chiefs last season plus their playoff loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Chiefs, who have Marcus Peters as one regular cornerback, can Cheap Team Jerseys Basketball choose between Phillip Gaines and Terrance Mitchell as Nelson’s replacement. Gaines has started 13 games over three seasons with the Chiefs. Mitchell joined the Chiefs last year and played well as their third cornerback for the Cheap Soccer Jerseys From China last half of the season.