With 102 career catches and 11 touchdowns, the 29-year-old part-time starter instantly becomes Oakland's most proven pass catcher at tight end. He figures to be a piece of the tight end puzzle the Raiders are still assembling this offseason in the wake of losing Cook -- he was Derek Carr's favorite target last season as he caught a career-best 68 passes. Of course, the additions of wide receivers Antonio Brown and Tyrell Williams change the complexion of Oakland's passing game as well.
Rams trading running back Cam Akers to Vikings
Los Angeles is sending Akers to Minnesota via trade, NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reported Wednesday, per sources. The Rams and Vikings will swap 2026 late-round picks as part of the deal, per Pelissero.
Bears QB Justin Fields clarifies 'robotic' comments: 'I'm not blaming anything on the coaches'
Justin Fields held a second media session on Wednesday, clarifying the earlier comments he made regarding his subpar play and how it relates to how he's being coached.
2023 NFL season: Four things to watch for in Giants-49ers on Prime Video
NFL.com's Eric Edholm breaks down four things to watch for when the New York Giants visit the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night.
Raiders place Chandler Jones on non-football illness list due to personal matter
Las Vegas Raiders pass rusher Chandler Jones has been placed on the team's non-football illness list and will be out indefinitely as he deals with a personal issue, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported on Wednesday.
Week 3 injury report for 2023 NFL season
NFL.com keeps you up to date with each player's injury designation for Week 3 of the 2023 season.
Giants rule out RB Saquon Barkley (ankle) for 'Thursday Night Football' vs. 49ers
The New York Giants have officially ruled out running back Saquon Barkley (ankle) for Thursday night's game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Bears QB Justin Fields says coaching could be reason he's playing 'robotic'
Bears quarterback Justin Fields on Wednesday described his performance in Week 2 as too "robotic" and he said one of the reasons he isn't playing as free as he would like "could be coaching."
Panthers QB Bryce Young (ankle) sits out Wednesday practice; Week 3 status TBD
No. 1 overall pick Bryce Young is dealing with an ankle injury suffered in Monday night's loss to New Orleans. The Panthers conducted a walkthrough Wednesday due to the short week, and Young did not participate.
Bills QB Josh Allen, Eagles RB D'Andre Swift highlight Players of the Week
Philadelphia running back D'Andre Swift and Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen lead the way for Players of the Week.
Colts QB Anthony Richardson remains in concussion protocol, won't practice
Colts head coach Shane Steichen told reporters that QB Anthony Richardson and C Ryan Kelly will miss Wednesday's practice as they remain in concussion protocol.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Wednesday, Sept. 20
NFL.com keeps you up to date with all of the latest league news from around the NFL. Visit NFL.com's transaction hub for a daily breakdown.