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Friday, August 7, 2009
Early AFC West notes: Rookie contract updates

By Bill Williamson
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Bill Williamson

While progress has been made, Tyson Jackson is not signed in Kansas City and neither is Denver's Knowshon Moreno. Still, the negotiations continue Friday in both cities and deals could be struck soon.

Denver safety Brian Dawkins is out for two weeks after breaking his hand, the Denver Post reports. Under this timetable, Dawkins will have plenty of time to heal before the season starts Sept. 13.

Are the Chiefs interested in Michael Vick? I don't see it. The Chiefs already have too many quarterbacks on the roster.

An update on the compensation Oakland will receive in the Derrick Burgess deal.

Denver kicker Matt Prater is struggling, but the team is not considering replacing him at this point.

Denver running back LaMont Jordan is being sued by a casino.