Jaguars defensive lineman Andre Branch is expected to be sidelined for approximately six weeks because of a torn groin muscle, according to the team's official website on Monday. Branch suffered the injury on Sunday against the Browns. He had two forced fumbles along with 13 combined tackles before the injury.
Jaguars coach Gus Bradley said Wednesday starting cornerback Alan Ball is considered doubtful to play Week 8 against the Dolphins due to a biceps injury. Bradley added Ball is getting a second opinion on the injury.
Jaguars outside linebacker Geno Hayes, who underwent offseason knee surgery, was off from practice Saturday. He will work only every other day in camp, per The Associated Press, as the team does not want to push him.
Jaguars cornerback Aaron Colvin is eligible to return to practice this week, according to ESPN. However, he likely won't start until Week 8 against Miami, the team announced. Colvin was placed on the non-football injury list earlier in the year as he was rehabbing from a torn ACL.
Raiders defensive back Carlos Rogers, who was listed as questionable Friday with a knee injury, and defensive lineman Antonio Smith, who was listed as questionable with a back injury, are both active for Week 3 at New England.
Raiders safety Usama Young is out for the remainder of the season after suffering a torn ACL and MCL Sunday against the Cardinals, a source told ESPN. Young has totaled 23 tackles (21 solo), two pass defenses and one sack through six games.