The team is treating the injury as a sprain and the injury is not considered serious. His status for Friday night's preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers is not certain, but Reid told NFL.com, "If he is ready to go, he'll play."
First-year Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid got his man when he traded for quarterback Alex Smith during the offseason.
It turns out that he tried to acquire Smith several times before that.
Reid acknowledged that he attempted to trade for the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback multiple times while he coached the Philadelphia Eagles.
"I just always watched him and thought, 'Man, I'd like to coach that kid,' " Reid told Sports Illustrated.
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle was carted off the field after spraining his right ankle, according to NFL.com. There is no timetable for his return.
Rolle has been a starter for three seasons since coming to the Giants and has not missed a game. He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals as a cornerback in 2005.
The NFL moved a step closer to having testing for human growth hormone when the players union agreed on the protocol for an HGH population study, Fox Sports reported.
The NFLPA asked that the study be independent and confidential before approving the study. It is only one of several steps toward the NFL testing players for HGH.
The Chicago Bears have agreed to a nine-year deal to continue their training camp at Olivet Nazarene University.
The Philadelphia Eagles added depth to their wide receiver ranks when they acquired Jeff Maehl from the Houston Texans in exchange for offensive lineman Nate Menkin.
Former Green Bay kicker Ryan Longwell, the all-time leading scorer in Packers history, has told the club that he has decided to retire as a Packer despite playing six years for the Minnesota Vikings.
Longwell set the all-time Packers franchise scoring record with 1,054 points during his nine-year career that spanned from 1997-2005.