Walford had yet to practice since sustaining the concussion in Week 14, so this move isn't overly surprising as the regular season draws to a close. Pharaoh Brown has joined the 53-man roster from the practice squad and should serve as the Raiders' No. 3 tight end.
Walford has not practiced since sustaining the concussion against the Chiefs in Week 14. The 26-year doesn't seem likely to be available against the Eagles on Monday even if he's able to practice Saturday, given his lack of practice reps over the last two weeks.
Walford (concussion) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Cowboys, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.
Walford suffered a concussion in Sunday's loss to the Chiefs and didn't practice this week. The 26-year-old will hope to clear the concussion protocol and make a return to action Week 16 against the Eagles.
Walford (concussion) didn't practice Wednesday.
Walford was diagnosed with a concussion following the Raiders' Week 14 loss to the Chiefs. He'll need to clear the league's concussion protocol before being deemed ready to play Sunday against the Cowboys, but even if he suits up, Walford won't have a major role in the team's passing attack.
Walford was diagnosed with a concussion after Sunday's game against the Chiefs, Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Walford is listed as the No. 3 tight end in Oakland, but he posted four receptions and 57 yards against the Giants in Week 13. The third-year pro will have to clear the league's concussion protocol before he can get back on the game field.