7:20 PM EDT, Sat October 21, 2017
New York Post

Eli Manning is hearing the trade rumors

Hmm, let’s see. The Giants were winless and the Jaguars were winning despite Blake Bortles. Eli to the Jaguars? The Giants are in last place and the Packers just lost Aaron Rodgers to a shoulder injury. Eli to the Packers? This is Manning’s 14th season with the Giants and never before has he heard trade...

NFL

Game that was: Fournette says he’s OK

Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette on ankle injury sustained late in a 27-17 loss to the Los Angeles Rams at EverBank Field Sunday: “It’s nothing serious … I am alright. I just twisted my ankle. I am fine.”

San Francisco Chronicle

Raiders sign cornerback Demetrius McCray

The Raiders, thin at cornerback in the wake of injuries to David Amerson (concussion) and Gareon Conley (shin), signed Demetrius McCray on Tuesday. McCray, 26, was Jacksonville’s seventh-round draft choice in 2013, from Appalachian State in 2013, and spent three seasons with the Jaguars. He appeared in 46 games for Jacksonville, including 16 starts. McCray was out of the NFL last season and went to training camp this year with Seattle. The Seahawks waived him last month. Tuesday’s move also comes two days after cornerback Sean Smith,...

New York Post

Forte’s toe injury opens door for Powell and surprising rookie

Matt Forte’s expected absence has an upside. There are positives in the veteran’s turf toe injury that has kept him out of practice the past two days, and likely will sideline him Sunday afternoon against the Jaguars. It will offer an expanded opportunity for fan-favorite Bilal Powell and rookie Elijah McGuire against the Jaguars’ 28th-ranked...

New York Post

‘It’s tough to deal with’: Jets could be without Matt Forte

It sounds like the Jets could be without running back Matt Forte this week against the Jaguars. Forte suffered a turf toe injury to his left big toe. He did not practice Wednesday and it did not sound promising that he could play this Sunday. “It’s tough to deal with,” Forte said. “The nature of...