Bruce Arians doesn't blame Tom Brady for looking for Mike Evans when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are close to the goal line. The 67-year-old coach jokes that even he could get the job done with one of the NFL's best receivers at his disposal from inside the 20-yard line. ''Oh yeah, I can play quarterback down there with Mike.
Atlanta's Julio Jones and Green Bay's Davante Adams are practicing again after sitting out games over the weekend, but both teams have additional receivers dealing with injuries leading up to their Monday night matchup. Neither Atlanta's Calvin Ridley nor Green Bay's Allen Lazard practiced Thursday. Ridley has an ankle problem while Lazard has a core injury.
With Jabrill Peppers missing practice for a second straight day, it’s unlikely the 24-year-old will take field when the Giants head to Los Angeles to face the Rams on Sunday.