Kyle Allen, QB (WAS)

Slated to serve as primary backup

Allen (coach's decision) will serve as the No. 2 quarterback in Thursday's Week 2 matchup against the Giants, Jeremy Fowler of reports.

The 25-year-old was a healthy scratch in Sunday's season opener, but he'll step in as the primary backup behind Taylor Heinicke because Ryan Fitzpatrick (hip) is expected to be ruled out for Thursday's game. Allen appeared in four games for Washington last year and completed 60 of 87 passes for 610 yards, four touchdowns and an interception.

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Antonio Gibson


On track to play Sunday

Gibson (shoulder) was estimated as a full participant for Friday's practice and is expected to play Sunday at Buffalo, John Keim of reports.

Dyami Brown


Puts up 34 yards

Brown caught three of six targets for 34 yards in Thursday's 30-29 win over the Giants.

J.D. McKissic


Shines in dramatic win

McKissic caught five of six targets for 83 yards and took four carries for 10 yards and a touchdown in Thursday's 30-29 win over the Giants.