Gallery’s season has been ruined by injuries. He missed several games with a leg injury. He is set to be replaced by Chris Morris, who is also the backup center in Oakland. Gallery is one of Oakland’s better offensive linemen.
San Diego linebacker Shawne Merriman practiced fully Thursday after missing most of the past two games with a nagging foot injury.Thus, it looks like Merriman is on pace to play in a pivotal game at Dallas on Thursday. Defensive end Luis Castillo looks like he will return against Dallas after taking two weeks off with a calf injury. He has practiced fully the past two days.
In Kansas City, standout cornerback Brandon Flowers didn’t practice with a shoulder injury Thursday.
Despite upsetting Pittsburgh on Sunday, Sunday’s game against Washington will be the Raiders’ sixth straight game that will be blacked out on local television.
The Chargers say they need public money in their attempt to get a new stadium.