From postgame press conferences to next-day media availabilities, NFL players and coaches can’t escape the microphone.
The Colts were one of six NFL teams held under 10 points and after watching his club take a thorough beating in California, Colts coach Chuck Pagano forgot which team defeated his club.
Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott said it’s been tough having his “name getting dragged through the mud” over the last 14 months, but is looking forward to clearing his name; Browns coach Hue Jackson was impressed by rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer, despite a 21-18 loss to the Steelers; Marshawn Lynch got back to being “Beast Mode” by running over Titans defensive lineman Jurrell Casey in his Raiders debut; and who is Jaguars coach Doug Marrone thinking about in his wildest dreams?
Now, with the Texans (0-1) set to face the Cincinnati Bengals (0-1) in Cincinnati on Thursday night, O’Brien appears poised to shift his allegiance to Watson despite there being no evidence that Watson will survive, let alone excel, behind the turnstiles charged with providing him a suitable pocket. O’Brien did not publicly commit to Watson as his starter, but according to published reports that is the direction the Texans are leaning as they strive to revive an offensive pulse.
The Colts will only be a totally lost cause until Andrew Luck returns. The Titans, despite losing to a very good Oakland team at home, can still boast the division’s best QB in Marcus Mariota.
Dallas receiver Cole Beasley made a crazy catch in the fourth quarter to keep a drive alive. He got his hand on a wobbly ball as he was approaching the sideline and reached behind his Cheap Jerseys And Hats From China head with his left hand, trapping the ball against his shoulder pads and helmet as he tip-toed inbounds. Beckham Cheap Ireland Football Jerseys seemed impressed , offering a subtle nod.