Thursday Practice Report
on September 6, 2007 @ 16:00:00 PDT

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Arizona Cardinals
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Ross Kolodziej: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals DT Ross Kolodziej (knee) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6, but did some work on the side. He will miss at least one week.
--DL Alan Branch: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals DT Alan Branch (hand) may have a small fracture in his hand. He will have X-rays taken later Thursday, Sept. 6. Branch will likely not miss any time, even if there is a small break.

Atlanta Falcons
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Alge Crumpler: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons TE Alge Crumpler (knee) sat out of practice Thursday, Sept. 6, to rest his knee.
Defense
--DL Rod Coleman: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons DT Rod Coleman (quadriceps) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--FS Chris Crocker: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons FS Chris Crocker (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Baltimore Ravens
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Mark Clayton: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens WR Mark Clayton (ankle) participated in most of practice Thursday, Sept. 6, but his ankle was taped.
--TE Daniel Wilcox: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens TE Daniel Wilcox (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and looked fine. Wilcox should be the team’s No. 2 tight end Week 1.
--OT Jonathan Ogden: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens OT Jonathan Ogden (toe) practiced in pads for first time this season Thursday, Sept. 6, and seemed to be moving fine. Ogden said he is “cautiously optimistic” about playing Monday, Sept. 10. Ogden will likely start Week 1.
Defense
--LB Gary Stills: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens LB Gary Stills (chest) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and could miss Week 1.
--LB Antwan Barnes: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens LB Antwan Barnes (ankle) was limited during special teams and defensive drills in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--CB Samari Rolle: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens CB Samari Rolle (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, without his ankle taped. Rolle will likely start Week 1.
--FS Ed Reed: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens FS Ed Reed (thigh) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, but is not at full strength. Reed will start Week 1.

Carolina Panthers
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Stanley McClover: Carolina Panthers DL Stanley McClover (undisclosed) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Jason Kyle: Carolina Panthers LS Jason Kyle (back) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--CB Chris Gamble: Carolina Panthers CB Chris Gamble (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--SS Nate Salley: Carolina Panthers SS Nate Salley (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Chicago Bears
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Greg Olsen: Updating a previous report, Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Chicago Bears TE Greg Olsen (knee) participated in part of practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Olsen jogged off the field near the end of practice when the team began the two-minute period of the practice. Olsen continues to be a game-time decision.

Cincinnati Bengals
Current Updates
Offense
--WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh (knee) would play Week 1, after missing practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--C Eric Ghiaciuc: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals C Eric Ghiaciuc (neck) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will start Week 1.
--OT Willie Anderson: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals OT Willie Anderson (heel) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, but is expected to play Week 1.
Defense
--DL Frostee Rucker: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals DE Frostee Rucker (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will not play Week 1.
--CB Leon Hall: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals CB Leon Hall (illness) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Hall is expected to play Week 1 and be the team’s nickelback.
--CB Johnathan Joseph: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals CB Johnathan Joseph (foot) did not particiapte in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Head coach Marvin Lewis said Joseph would play Week 1.
Special Teams
--PK Shayne Graham: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals PK Shayne Graham (hip) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Head coach Marvin Lewis said Graham would play Week 1.

Cleveland Browns
Current Updates
Offense
--FB Lawrence Vickers: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns FB Lawrence Vickers (hamstring) practiced some Thursday, Sept. 6. Vickers said he will play Week 1.
--OG Eric Steinbach: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns OG Eric Steinbach (knee) practiced some Thursday, Sept. 6.
--OT Kevin Shaffer: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns OT Kevin Shaffer (concussion) practiced some Thursday, Sept. 6, and remains day-to-day.
Defense
--DL Orpheus Roye: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns DE Orpheus Roye (knee) practiced some Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Andra Davis: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns LB Andra Davis (ankle) practiced some Thursday, Sept. 6. Davis said he will play Week 1.
--FS Mike Adams: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns FS Mike Adams (groin) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Special Teams
--P Dave Zastudil: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns P Dave Zastudil (back) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Dallas Cowboys
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Terry Glenn: Dallas Cowboys WR Terry Glenn (knee) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Glenn experienced swelling in his knee after taking part in practice Wednesday, Sept. 5, and head coach Wade Phillips was unsure if Glenn underwent an MRI.
Defense
--LB Greg Ellis: Dallas Cowboys LB Greg Ellis (Achilles') missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Kevin Burnett: Dallas Cowboys LB Kevin Burnett (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He could be limited to nickel and dime packages if he is able to play Week 1.
--CB Terence Newman: Dallas Cowboys CB Terence Newman (foot) missed practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He worked on resistance training in his rehabilitation.

Denver Broncos
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Stephen Alexander: Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos TE Stephen Alexander (calf) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--DL Tim Crowder: Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DE Tim Crowder (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Crowder will likely be questionable for Week 1.

Detroit Lions
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Dan Orlovsky: Detroit Lions QB Dan Orlovsky (turf toe) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--RB Kevin Jones: Detroit Lions RB Kevin Jones (foot) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--FB Jon Bradley: Detroit Lions FB Jon Bradley (shoulder) was limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 5, and Thursday, Sept. 6. Bradley is considered day-to-day.

Green Bay Packers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Brandon Jackson: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers RB Brandon Jackson (concussion) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He will likely be the starter for Week 1.
--RB Vernand Morency: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers RB Vernand Morency (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He appeared to do much less in practice Thursday than he had earlier in the week.
--RB Ryan Grant: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers RB Ryan Grant (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and could be out for Week 1.
--WR Donald Driver: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers WR Donald Driver (foot) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He has a decent chance to play Week 1.
--WR Greg Jennings: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers WR Greg Jennings (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He appears likely to play Week 1.
--OL Jason Spitz: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers OG Jason Spitz (calf) is not listed on the team's injury report and appears close to full strength.
Defense
--CB Will Blackmon: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers CB Will Blackmon (thumb) will wear a protective case for several weeks at a minimum. He will play Week 1, but it is unclear if he will return punts and kickoffs.

Houston Texans
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Anthony Weaver: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans DE Anthony Weaver (shoulder, knee) took part in most of practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will start the Week 1 game.

Jacksonville Jaguars
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Chris Naeole: Jacksonville Jaguars OG Chris Naeole (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and indicated he may not play Week 1. OG Uche Nwaneri would likely replace Naeole if he is unable to play.
--OG Uche Nwaneri: Jacksonville Jaguars OG Chris Naeole (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and indicated he may not play Week 1. OG Uche Nwaneri would likely replace Naeole if he is unable to play.
Defense
--DL John Henderson: Jacksonville Jaguars DT John Henderson (shoulder) returned to practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will likely play Week 1.
--DL Tony McDaniel: Jacksonville Jaguars DT Tony McDaniel (knee) missed practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will likely be out for Week 1.
--DL Reggie Hayward: Jacksonville Jaguars DE Reggie Hayward (Achilles') returned to practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will likely play Week 1.
--LB Clint Ingram: Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Ingram (ankle) missed practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will likely be out for Week 1.

Kansas City Chiefs
Current Updates
Offense
--OT Damion McIntosh: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs OT Damion McIntosh (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Miami Dolphins
Current Updates
Offense
--FB Reagan Mauia: Miami Dolphins FB Reagan Mauia (wrist) will play with a hard cast on his right hand Week 1.
--WR Marty Booker: Miami Dolphins WR Marty Booker (knee) practiced Thursday, Sept. 6, and will play Week 1.
--OT Anthony Alabi: Miami Dolphins OT Anthony Alabi (knee) worked with the practice squad during practice Thursday, Sept. 6. He is dealing with swelling in his sprained right knee.
Defense
--DL Keith Traylor: Miami Dolphins DT Keith Traylor (ankle) practiced on a limited basis Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Joey Porter: Miami Dolphins LB Joey Porter (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 6, and was not limited by any swelling in his knee.
--CB Andre' Goodman: Andy Kent, for MiamiDolphins.com, reports Miami Dolphins CB Andre' Goodman (shoulder) was listed as limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 5.

Minnesota Vikings
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Bobby Wade: Minnesota Vikings WR Bobby Wade (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 6.
--WR Robert Ferguson: Minnesota Vikings WR Robert Ferguson (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--DL Darrion Scott: Minnesota Vikings DE Darrion Scott (shoulder) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB E.J. Henderson: Minnesota Vikings LB E.J. Henderson (illness) returned to practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Vinny Ciurciu: Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) returned to practice Thursday, Sept. 6, but was limited.
--FS Mike Doss: Minnesota Vikings S Mike Doss (calf) missed practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and seems unlikely to play Week 1.
--SS Tank Williams: Minnesota Vikings S Tank Williams (calf) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 6.

New England Patriots
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Randy Moss: Albert Breer, of the Metrowest Daily News, reports New England Patriots WR Randy Moss (hamstring) missed portions of practice Thursday, Sept. 6, with what is listed as a "team decision." It is believed the team is managing a hamstring injury that cost Moss four weeks of training camp.
--TE Kyle Brady: Albert Breer, of the Metrowest Daily News, reports New England Patriots TE Kyle Brady (leg) missed portions of practice this week because of a "team decision." It is believed the team is managing a leg injury.
Defense
--DL Mike Wright: Albert Breer, of the Metrowest Daily News, reports New England Patriots DL Mike Wright (leg) remains day-to-day with a leg injury.
--DL Richard Seymour: Karen Guregian, of the Boston Herald, reports New England Patriots DL Richard Seymour (knee) may not be ready to play after his mandatory six-week absence because he is on the Physically Unable to Perform list, according to a source. Seymour is dealing with complications from his offseason knee surgery.
--FS Rashad Baker: Albert Breer, of the Metrowest Daily News, reports New England Patriots S Rashad Baker (hand) remains day-to-day with a leg injury.

New Orleans Saints
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Robert Meachem: New Orleans Saints WR Robert Meachem (knee) is out for the Week 1 game.

New York Giants
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Plaxico Burress: New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress (back) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--LB Gerris Wilkinson: New York Giants LB Gerris Wilkinson (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Kawika Mitchell: New York Giants LB Kawika Mitchell (groin) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--CB Sam Madison: New York Giants CB Sam Madison (hamstring) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and reported he felt no pain.

New York Jets
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Chad Pennington: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets QB Chad Pennington (pelvis) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--RB Thomas Jones: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets RB Thomas Jones (calf) pronounced himself ready to play Week 1.
--FB Stacy Tutt: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets FB Stacy Tutt (foot) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--WR Chansi Stuckey: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets WR Chansi Stuckey (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--TE Joe Kowalewski: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets TE Joe Kowalewski (finger) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--OG Brandon Moore: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets OG Brandon Moore (shoulder) practiced on a limited basis Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--DL Dewayne Robertson: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets DT Dewayne Robertson (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--CB Darrelle Revis: Eric Allen, of NewYorkJets.com, reports New York Jets CB Darrelle Revis may start Week 1, if CB Andre Dyson (foot) is not able to play.
--CB Justin Miller: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets CB Justin Miller (hamstring) practiced on a limited basis Thursday, Sept. 6.
--CB Andre Dyson: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets CB Andre Dyson (leg) practiced on a limited basis Thursday, Sept. 6.
--FS Eric Smith: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets FS Eric Smith (hamstring) practiced on a limited basis Thursday, Sept. 6.

Oakland Raiders
Current Updates
Defense
--CB Duane Starks: Oakland Raiders CB Duane Starks (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and will likely miss Week 1.

Philadelphia Eagles
Current Updates
Offense
--QB A.J. Feeley: Philadelphia Eagles QB A.J. Feeley (hand) took some snaps during practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said he believes Feeley would be the No. 2 quarterback Week 1.
--TE L.J. Smith: Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid and offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg both believe TE L.J. Smith (groin, hernia) should be able to play Week 1, but Smith has been reluctant to say the same.
Defense
--DL Jevon Kearse: Philadelphia Eagles DE Jevon Kearse (shoulder) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Pittsburgh Steelers
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Brian St. Pierre: Pittsburgh Steelers QB Brian St. Pierre (toe) was limited during the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--LB Marquis Cooper: Pittsburgh Steelers LB Marquis Cooper (hamstring) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

San Diego Chargers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Michael Turner: San Diego Chargers RB Michael Turner (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 6. He is expected to play Week 1.
--C Cory Withrow: San Diego Chargers OL Cory Withrow (foot) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 6. He is expected to play Week 1.

San Francisco 49ers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Frank Gore: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers RB Frank Gore (hand) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--WR Darrell Jackson: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers WR Darrell Jackson (hamstring) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and should be able to play Week 1.
--OT Jonas Jennings: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers OT Jonas Jennings (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--DL Aubrayo Franklin: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers NT Aubrayo Franklin (knee) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and is expected to start Week 1.
--CB Donald Strickland: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers S Donald Strickland (chest) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Strickland might not play Week 1.
--FS Dashon Goldson: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers FS Dashon Goldson (elbow) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Seattle Seahawks
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Ben Obomanu: Seattle Seahawks WR Ben Obomanu (hamstring) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6, with a hamstring strain. He will probably return to practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.

St. Louis Rams
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Drew Bennett: St. Louis Rams WR Drew Bennett (quadriceps) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6. Bennett is expected to play Week 1.
--C Richie Incognito: St. Louis Rams OG Richie Incognito (ankle) appears doubtful to play Week 1 because he has not practiced much this week. Incognito is expected to test his ankle during practice Friday, Sept. 7.
Defense
--DL Victor Adeyanju: St. Louis Rams DE Victor Adeyanju (undisclosed) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

Tennessee Titans
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Casey Cramer: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans TE Casey Cramer (knee) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6, and is not expected to play Week 1.
--C Kevin Mawae: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans C Kevin Mawae (illness) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 6, but he did run on a side field. He is expected to play Week 1.

Washington Redskins
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Clinton Portis: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins RB Clinton Portis (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--TE Cody Boyd: Ryan O’Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins TE Cody Boyd (neck) did not participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--OG Todd Wade: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Todd Wade (shoulder) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--OT Chris Samuels: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Chris Samuels (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
Defense
--LB Khary Campbell: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins LB Khary Campbell (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
--LB Marcus Washington: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins LB Marcus Washington (elbow) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

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