Dean update:

Oof. Not great! They needed Christian Elliss to come in for Dean late in the game, so it finished with Zach Cunningham getting 70 snaps (88%), Dean getting 49 (61%), and Elliss with 34 (42%). The Birds do list Haason Reddick and Nolan Smith as LBs, but they’re hybrid EDGE guys of course, so the Birds really only rolled three linebackers on Sunday while playing mostly nickel.

The Birds do have Ben VanSumeren and Kyron Johnson on the practice squad. Next man up! Maybe call Myles Jack and see what he’s up to (only half joking).

EDIT 1 – here’s an update: