AFC West news and notes


Posted by ESPN.com's Bill Williamson

NFL.com reports that Jacksonville is still trying to get Kansas City reserve quarterback Tyler Thigpen in a trade. I believe Thigpen will be traded sometime in the next week.

The Raiders cut linebacker Napoleon Harris, just days after re-signing their former top pick.

Safety Brian Dawkins is going to make his preseason debut for Denver on Sunday night against Chicago. Dawkins had been dealing with a broken hand.

Speaking of Chicago, several fans are preparing for the return of Jay Cutler to the Rocky Mountains by destroying his old Denver No. 6 jersey. It is going to be one electric preseason atmosphere in Denver on Sunday night.