GM Doug Whaley expressed hope that Watkins (calf) can return this week against Tennessee, BuffaloBills.com reports. "Everything points to that it's not that severe," said Whaley. "We're hoping to see how he responds this week. We have our fingers crossed that he may be in this week. There's no indication that it's going to be something long term. But I never say never with injuries, especially with soft tissue injuries."
Reed will undergo the league's concussion protocol after suffering what is believed to be his at least his 4th concussion, the Washington Post reports. His last concussion was in 2013 and forced him to miss the final six games of the season.
Rondo (back) played 19 minutes in the Kings' exhibition opener Monday against the Trail Blazers. He finished with five points (2-4 FG, 1-2 FT) and contributed five rebounds, three assists, and two steals.
Brickley has earned a roster spot with the Panthers, according to General Manager Dale Tallon, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. "Brickley had a great camp, was basically our last cut," Tallon said. "[Brickley] earned a job. It started in rookie camp, continued on. He's been terrific every day. He didn't just have one day.''
Bercovici completed 27-of-44 passes for 273 yards, two touchdowns and an interception and carried nine times for 37 yards and a third score Saturday as Arizona State defeated UCLA 38-23 on the road in Los Angeles.
Logano struggled with the handling of his No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford Fusion on Sunday afternoon at Dover International Speedway, coming home with a 10th-place finish in the AAA 400 and safely transferring into the second round of the Chase of the Sprint Cup, teampenske.com reports.