Amerson recorded four tackles (four solo), two passes defensed, and one interception during Sunday's win over the Jaguars.
Amerson hauled in his second interception of the 2016 season as the Raiders' defense gave Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles trouble. Amerson's next challenge will come against stud wide receiver Mike Evans and the Buccaneers.
Amerson (concussion) has been cleared to play Sunday against the Titans.
Amerson passed concussion protocol and will be on the field for Sunday's game. He'll serve as the team's starting cornerback with D.J. Hayden slated to be his immediate backup. Amerson's injury will be something to keep an eye on, as Oakland looks to sure up their abysmal secondary.
Amerson went down with a concussion during Oakland's Week 2 game, but cleared the NFL's concussion protocol on Thursday before practicing in full on Friday. While his status will be confirmed prior to kickoff, the NC State product appears likely to suit up.
Amerson cleared concussion protocol on Thursday, and is expected to play in Week 3's matchup with the Titans, CSN Bay Area reports.
Amerson sustained the concussion in Sunday's loss to the Falcons when he took a blow beneath his chin. The 24-year-old had recorded eight tackles to go along with three passes defended and an interception before being knocked out of the game. He figures to start as the left cornerback in Week 3.
Amerson has been dealing with concussion-like symptoms since leaving Sunday's game against the Falcons late in the fourth quarter, but there's optimism that he could give it a go in Week 3. Should he not be able to suit up, D.J. Hayden would likely take his place at cornerback.
|8||10/30/16||@ TB||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 10|
|14||12/8/16||@ KC||8:25 pm|
|15||12/18/16||@ SD||4:25 pm|
|17||1/1/17||@ DEN||4:25 pm|
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