Brown, who signed the richest contract for an offensive lineman in NFL historical past this previous offseason at $66 million over 4 years with $36.75 million in ensures, suffered a pectoral harm in final week’s loss at Kansas Metropolis. He had additionally been coping with a knee harm.
“He is had a number of accidents this yr” stated Raiders coach Jon Gruden, “and he is simply not able to go proper now.”
Brandon Parker will begin instead of Brown, with David Sharpe backing him up. Gruden wouldn’t say if the harm would preserve Brown out longer than this week. “We will miss Trent, clearly, however it’s a superb alternative for Brandon,” Gruden stated.
Additionally, rookie operating again Josh Jacobs is questionable to play in opposition to the Titans as he continues to cope with what he stated is a fractured proper shoulder.