Thursday Practice Report
on December 6, 2007 @ 08:36:34 PDT

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Arizona Cardinals
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Kurt Warner: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals QB Kurt Warner (elbow, ribs) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Anquan Boldin: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals WR Anquan Boldin (toe) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to be a game-time decision for Week 14.
--WR Jerheme Urban: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals WR Jerheme Urban (heel) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Larry Fitzgerald: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald (groin) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will be a game-time decision for Week 14.
Defense
--DL Ross Kolodziej: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals DL Ross Kolodziej (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is not expected to play Week 14.
--SS Aaron Francisco: Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals SS Aaron Francisco (knee, calf) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is not expected to play Week 14.

Atlanta Falcons
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Tyson Clabo: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons OT Tyson Clabo (knee, foot) is expected to play in Week 14.
Defense
--CB Antoine Harris: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons FS Antoine Harris (knee) ran and tested his knee during practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but it wasnít ready. He is out for Week 14.

Baltimore Ravens
Current Updates
Offense
--FB Le'Ron McClain: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens FB Le'Ron McCLain (illness) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is expected to start in Week 14.
--FB Justin Green: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens FB Justin Green (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--WR Demetrius Williams: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens WR Demetrius Williams (ankle) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is likely out for Week 14.
--TE Todd Heap: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens TE Todd Heap (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He could play in Week 14, but he is not expected to do so.
Defense
--DL Justin Bannan: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens DT Justin Bannan (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not expected to play in Week 14.
--CB Samari Rolle: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens CB Samari Rolle (shoulder) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
--CB Chris McAlister: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens CB Chris McAlister (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he will be a game-time decision for Week 14.
--FS Gerome Sapp: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens S Gerome Sapp (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not expected to play in Week 14.
--FS Ed Reed: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens S Ed Reed (hip) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is expected to play in Week 14.

Buffalo Bills
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Anthony Thomas: ESPNews reports Buffalo Bills RB Anthony Thomas (calf) was placed on the Injured Reserve list Thursday, Dec. 6, ending his 2007 season.
--RB Fred Jackson: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports the Buffalo Bills are working of ideas to use RB Marshawn Lynch (ankle) and RB Fred Jackson simultaneously when Lynch returns from injury. "I think it'd be a great opportunity for the both of us to be out there. I know it's something that I've talked to Marshawn about myself. And he's talked about it with me. We definitely wouldn't mind doing it. I think it'd be an interesting way to see how the defense would react to it," Jackson said.
--RB Marshawn Lynch: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports the Buffalo Bills are working of ideas to use RB Marshawn Lynch (ankle) and RB Fred Jackson simultaneously when Lynch returns from injury. "I think it'd be a great opportunity for the both of us to be out there. I know it's something that I've talked to Marshawn about myself. And he's talked about it with me. We definitely wouldn't mind doing it. I think it'd be an interesting way to see how the defense would react to it," Jackson said.
--WR Lee Evans: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports Buffalo Bills WR Lee Evans (undisclosed) is not participating in practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
--OT Jason Peters: Buffalo Bills OT Jason Peters (groin) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be able to play Week 14.
--OT Langston Walker: Buffalo Bills OT Langston Walker (illness) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will be able to play Week 14.
Defense
--DL Copeland Bryan: Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills DL Copeland Bryan (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered doubtful for Week 14.
--DL Chris Kelsay: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports Buffalo Bills DE Chris Kelsay (ankle) is not participating in practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
--DL Ryan Denney: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports Buffalo Bills DL Ryan Denney (ankle) is participating in practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
--LB Coy Wire: Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills LB Coy Wire (neck) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered doubtful for Week 14.
--CB Jerametrius Butler: Buffalo Bills CB Jerametrius Butler (calf) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--SS Donte Whitner: Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills SS Donte Whitner (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered probable for Week 14.

Carolina Panthers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB DeShaun Foster: Carolina Panthers RB DeShaun Foster (head) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be able to play Week 14.
--WR Dwayne Jarrett: Carolina Panthers WR Dwayne Jarrett (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is scheduled to undergo an MRI Thursday afternoon to see if there is any additional damage to the knee.
Defense
--LB Na'il Diggs: Carolina Panthers LB Na'il Diggs (calf) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be able to play Week 14.
--SS Chris Harris: Carolina Panthers SS Chris Harris (shoulder) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be able to play Week 14.

Chicago Bears
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Brian Griese: The NFL Network reports Chicago Bears QB Rex Grossman (knee) suffered an apparent knee injury during the teamís Week 14 game. He was able to walk, but he has left the field and will not return. QB Brian Griese replaced Grossman in the game.
--QB Rex Grossman: The NFL Network reports Chicago Bears QB Rex Grossman (knee) suffered an apparent knee injury during the teamís Week 14 game. He was able to walk, but he has left the field and will not return. QB Brian Griese replaced Grossman in the game.

Cincinnati Bengals
Current Updates
Offense
--WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he will start in Week 14.
--C Eric Ghiaciuc: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals C Eric Ghiaciuc (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he will play in Week 14.
--OG Bobbie Williams: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals OG Bobbie Williams (foot) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he will start in Week 14.
--OT Willie Anderson: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals OT Willie Anderson (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not expected to play in Week 14. Head coach Marvin Lewis wants Anderson to practice consistently day after day before he plays again.
Defense
--DL Domata Peko: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals DT Domata Peko (ankle) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he will start in Week 14.
--DL Bryan Robinson: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals DL Bryan Robinson (toe) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
--CB Deltha O'Neal: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals CB Deltha O'Neal (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he will play in Week 14.
--FS Madieu Williams: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals S Madieu Williams (thigh) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is expected to play in Week 14.

Cleveland Browns
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Steve Heiden: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns TE Steve Heiden (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. His status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--OT Kevin Shaffer: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns OT Kevin Shaffer (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely play Week 14.
Defense
--DL Simon Fraser: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns DL Simon Fraser (illness) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely play Week 14.
--DL Orpheus Roye: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns DE Orpheus Roye (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. His status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--DL Robaire Smith: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns DE Robaire Smith (neck) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely play Week 14.
--DL Ethan Kelley: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns DL Ethan Kelley (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. His status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--LB David McMillan: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns LB David McMillan (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. His status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--LB Antwan Peek: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns LB Antwan Peek (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. His status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--CB Eric Wright: Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns CB Eric Wright (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. His status for Week 14 is uncertain.

Dallas Cowboys
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Patrick Crayton: Dallas Cowboys WR Patrick Crayton (ankle) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, for the second straight day without a problem.
--OT Marc Colombo: Dallas Cowboys OT Marc Colombo (ankle) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, but he will be a game-time decision for Week 14.
Defense
--CB Anthony Henry: Dallas Cowboys CB Anthony Henry (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, but it doesnít look like he will start in Week 14.

Denver Broncos
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Travis Henry: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos RB Travis Henry (knee) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--RB Andre Hall: Mike Klis, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos head coach Mike Shanahan said he will evaluate RB Travis Henry (knee), RB Selvin Young (knee, arm) and RB Andre Hall (ankle) during practice his week. All three players have been slowed by injuries recently. "Whenever you have three healthy guys back, you're excited. Travis will get in better football shape. Andre Hall just got a week off to heal, so he's close. And Selvin came back from having a week off to injury, so we'll get a chance to evaluate them all this week," Shanahan said.
--RB Selvin Young: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos RB Selvin Young (knee, arm) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Glenn Martinez: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos WR Glenn Martinez (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Brandon Stokley: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos WR Brandon Stokley (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He may not be able to play Week 14.
--WR Javon Walker: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos WR Javon Walker (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will probably be able to play Week 14 unless he does not practice Friday, Dec. 7.
--OG Isaac Snell: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos OG Isaac Snell (thigh) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
Defense
--DL John Engelberger: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DL John Engelberger (shoulder) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--LB Nate Webster: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos LB Nate Webster (ribs) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--LB Jamie Winborn: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos LB Jamie Winborn (hamstring) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--SS Nick Ferguson: Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos SS Nick Ferguson (knee) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.

Detroit Lions
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Ikaika Alama-Francis: Detroit Lions DE Ikaika Alama-Francis (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, but will still probably be inactive for Week 14.
--CB Fernando Bryant: Detroit Lions CB Fernando Bryant (ankle) is expected to play in the teamís Week 14 game.

Green Bay Packers
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Brett Favre: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers QB Brett Favre (shoulder, elbow) took about 70 percent of the snaps during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. Favre is expected to play in Week 14.
--QB Aaron Rodgers: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (hamstring) was extremely limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is unlikely to play in Week 14.
--WR Koren Robinson: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers WR Koren Robinson (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, and he will play in Week 14.
--TE Bubba Franks: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers TE Bubba Franks (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--OT Mark Tauscher: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers OT Mark Tauscher (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
--OT Chad Clifton: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
Defense
--DL Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers DT Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
--LB Tracy White: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers LB Tracy White (ankle) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--CB Al Harris: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers CB Al Harris (back) was not listed on the teamís injury report Thursday, Dec. 6. He will start the teamís Week 14 game.
--CB Charles Woodson: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers CB Charles Woodson (toe) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is likely to play in Week 14.
--SS Aaron Rouse: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers S Aaron Rouse (knee) was not listed on the teamís injury report Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play in the teamís Week 14 game.

Houston Texans
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Sage Rosenfels: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans QB Matt Schaub (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. The team is hoping he will be able to play Week 15. QB Sage Rosenfels will start Week 14.
--QB Matt Schaub: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans QB Matt Schaub (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. The team is hoping he will be able to play Week 15. QB Sage Rosenfels will start Week 14.
--RB Ahman Green: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Ahman Green (knee) practiced a little Thursday, Dec. 6. The Texans hope Green will be able to play Week 14. The team will make a decision on his status either Friday, Dec. 7, or Saturday, Dec. 8.
--RB Ron Dayne: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Ron Dayne (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
Defense
--LB Danny Clark: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans LB Danny Clark (groin) practiced lightly Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely not play Week 14.

Indianapolis Colts
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Kenton Keith: Indianapolis Colts RB Kenton Keith (illness) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
--WR Marvin Harrison: ESPNews reports Indianapolis Colts head coach Tony Dungy said WR Marvin Harrison (knee) will try to practice this week and may be available to play Week 14.
--OT Ryan Diem: Indianapolis Colts OT Ryan Diem (ankle, knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not expected to play in Week 14.
--OL Charlie Johnson: Indianapolis Colts OT Charlie Johnson (foot) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
Defense
--DL Raheem Brock: Indianapolis Colts DE Raheem Brock (rib) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not expected to play in Week 14.
--LB Gary Brackett: Indianapolis Colts LB Gary Brackett (hip) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is expected to play in Week 14.

Jacksonville Jaguars
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Vincent Manuwai: Jacksonville Jaguars OG Vincent Manuwai (shoulder) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but is likely to play Week 14.
Defense
--DL Reggie Hayward: Jacksonville Jaguars DL Reggie Hayward (groin) appears unlikely to play Week 14.

Kansas City Chiefs
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Brodie Croyle: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs QB Brodie Croyle (knee) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. It appears he will start Week 14.
--QB Tyler Thigpen: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs QB Tyler Thigpen (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will not play Week 14. The Chiefs are planning to put him on Injured Reserve.
--RB Larry Johnson: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs RB Larry Johnson (foot) participated in individual drills Thursday, Dec. 6. He will not play Week 14.
--OT Damion McIntosh: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs OT Damion McIntosh (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--OT Kyle Turley: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs OT Kyle Turley (foot) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
Defense
--LB Donnie Edwards: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs LB Donnie Edwards (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
--LB Keyaron Fox: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs LB Keyaron Fox (back) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be able to play Week 14.
--FS Greg Wesley: Adam Teicher, of The Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs FS Greg Wesley (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.

Miami Dolphins
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Jesse Chatman: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins RB Jesse Chatman (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered doubtful for Week 14. If he is not able to play, RB Samkon Gado will take his place.
--RB Samkon Gado: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins RB Jesse Chatman (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered doubtful for Week 14. If he is not able to play, RB Samkon Gado will take his place.
--WR Marty Booker: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins WR Marty Booker (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--OT Vernon Carey: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins OT Vernon Carey (back) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely start Week 14.
Defense
--DL Matt Roth: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins DE Matt Roth (groin) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely play Week 14.
--DL Keith Traylor: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins DL Keith Traylor (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely start Week 14.
--DL Vonnie Holliday: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins DE Vonnie Holliday (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely play Week 14.
--LB Joey Porter: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Joey Porter (shoulder) sat out practice Thursday, Dec. 6, to receive treatment on his injured shoulder. He is expected to return to practice later this week, and if he does, he will likely start Week 14.
--LB Channing Crowder: Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Channing Crowder (foot) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.

Minnesota Vikings
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Adrian Peterson: Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. The Vikings are being cautious with Peterson.
--WR Troy Williamson: Minnesota Vikings WR Troy Williamson (concussion) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--OG Artis Hicks: Minnesota Vikings OL Artis Hicks (back) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but suffered back spasms near the end of practice. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
Defense
--DL Erasmus James: Minnesota Vikings DE Erasmus James (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--DL Spencer Johnson: Minnesota Vikings DT Spencer Johnson (groin) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--LB E.J. Henderson: Minnesota Vikings LB E.J. Henderson (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered probable for Week 14 and is expected to play in the game.
--LB Dontarrious Thomas: Minnesota Vikings LB Dontarrious Thomas (groin) took part in a portion of practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
--CB Antoine Winfield: Minnesota Vikings CB Antoine Winfield (hamstring) participated in most of practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He expects to play Week 14.
--FS Mike Doss: Minnesota Vikings FS Mike Doss (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered questionable for Week 14.
--SS Tank Williams: Minnesota Vikings SS Tank Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is considered doubtful for Week 14.

New England Patriots
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Tom Brady: Shalise Manza Young, of the Providence Journal, reports New England Patriots QB Tom Brady (shoulder) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he will play in Week 14.
--OG Stephen Neal: Shalise Manza Young, of the Providence Journal, reports New England Patriots OG Stephen Neal (shoulder) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is unknown.
Defense
--DL Ty Warren: Shalise Manza Young, of the Providence Journal, reports New England Patriots DL Ty Warren (thigh) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is unknown.
--FS Rashad Baker: Shalise Manza Young, of the Providence Journal, reports New England Patriots S Rashad Baker (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is unknown.

New Orleans Saints
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Pierre Thomas: New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (kidney) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will be re-evaluated Friday, Dec. 7.

New York Giants
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Brandon Jacobs: New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs (hamstring) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. Head coach Tom Coughlin said he hopes Jacobs will be able to play Week 14, but Jacobs said he is going to be careful with the injury. If he is not able to play in the game, RB Reuben Droughns will start in the game.
--RB Reuben Droughns: New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs (hamstring) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. Head coach Tom Coughlin said he hopes Jacobs will be able to play Week 14, but Jacobs said he is going to be careful with the injury. If he is not able to play in the game, RB Reuben Droughns will start in the game.
--WR Plaxico Burress: New York Giants WR Plaxico Burress (ankle, knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play Week 14.
--WR Steven Smith: New York Giants WR Steven Smith (hamstring) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is optimistic about playing Week 14.
Defense
--LB Chase Blackburn: New York Giants LB Antonio Pierce (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He said he does not feel confident about practicing Friday, Dec. 7, but intends to play Week 14. If he not able to play, LB Chase Blackburn will take his place.
--LB Antonio Pierce: New York Giants LB Antonio Pierce (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He said he does not feel confident about practicing Friday, Dec. 7, but intends to play Week 14. If he not able to play, LB Chase Blackburn will take his place.
--CB Aaron Ross: New York Giants CB Aaron Ross (hamstring) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be available Week 14.
--CB R.W. McQuarters: New York Giants FS James Butler (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14. If he is not able to play in the game, CB R.W. McQuarters could take his place.
--FS James Butler: New York Giants FS James Butler (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14. If he is not able to play in the game, CB R.W. McQuarters could take his place.
--SS Gibril Wilson: New York Giants SS Gibril Wilson (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He may not be able to play Week 14.

New York Jets
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Laveranues Coles: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets WR Laveranues Coles (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14, but could be a game-time decision.
--WR Chris Davis: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets WR Chris Davis (shoulder) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play Week 14.
--WR Jerricho Cotchery: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets WR Jerricho Cotchery (finger) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is not expected to play Week 14 and may miss the rest of the season.
--WR Wallace Wright: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets WR Wallace Wright (thigh) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Brad Smith: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets WR Brad Smith (back) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play Week 14.
--TE Joe Kowalewski: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets TE Joe Kowalewski (shoulder) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play Week 14.
--TE James Dearth: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets LS James Dearth (foot) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play Week 14.
--TE Chris Baker: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets TE Chris Baker (back) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will play Week 14.
--C Nick Mangold: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets C Nick Mangold (calf) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to start Week 14.
Defense
--DL Dewayne Robertson: J.P. Pelzman, of The Bergen Record, reports New York Jets DL Dewayne Robertson (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will start Week 14.

Oakland Raiders
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Daunte Culpepper: Oakland Raiders QB Daunte Culpepper (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. The Raiders are hoping he will be able to practice Friday, Dec. 7.
--QB Josh McCown: Oakland Raiders QB Josh McCown (finger) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--C Jake Grove: Oakland Raiders C Jake Grove (knee) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
Defense
--DL Derrick Burgess: Oakland Raiders DL Derrick Burgess (Achilles') did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, because he was given the day off.
--LB Isaiah Ekejiuba: Oakland Raiders LB Isaiah Ekejiuba (foot) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--FS Stuart Schweigert: Oakland Raiders FS Stuart Schweigert (calf) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.

Philadelphia Eagles
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Donovan McNabb: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles QB Donovan McNabb (ankle, thumb) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
--RB Brian Westbrook: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles RB Brian Westbrook (knee) will play in Week 14, but he has basically stopped practicing for the season.
--WR Kevin Curtis: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles WR Kevin Curtis (thigh) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should play in Week 14.
--WR Jason Avant: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles WR Jason Avant (groin, quadriceps) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should play in Week 14.
Defense
--DL Brodrick Bunkley: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles DT Brodrick Bunkley (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should play in Week 14.
--CB Lito Sheppard: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles CB Lito Sheppard (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he said he should play in Week 14.
--SS Quintin Mikell: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles SS Quintin Mikell (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should play in Week 14.

Pittsburgh Steelers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Najeh Davenport: Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (foot) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, but his status for Week 14 is uncertain. Head coach Mike Tomlin listed Davenport as questionable, but he is improving.
--WR Hines Ward: Pittsburgh Steelers WR Hines Ward (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in Week 14.
Defense
--SS Troy Polamalu: Pittsburgh Steelers SS Troy Polamalu (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6. Head coach Mike Tomlin did not say if Polamalu had suffered a setback and his status for Week 14 is uncertain.

San Diego Chargers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Darren Sproles: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers RB Darren Sproles (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and his status for Week 14 is uncertain.
--C Nick Hardwick: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers C Nick Hardwick (foot) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should play in Week 14.
--OG Mike Goff: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers OG Mike Goff (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not listed on the teamís injury report for Week 14.
Defense
--DL Luis A. Castillo: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers DL Luis A. Castillo (ankle) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he was doing some running on the side. He is likely another two weeks away.
--DL Jamal Williams: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers DL Jamal Williams (ankle) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is not listed on the teamís injury report for Week 14.
--DL Jacques Cesaire: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers DL Jacques Cesaire (thumb) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he might play in Week 14.
--LB Shawne Merriman: Mike Sullivan, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers LB Shawne Merriman (calf) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6. Head coach Norv Turner said he expects Merriman to be fine, but was surprised he didnít practice.

San Francisco 49ers
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Trent Dilfer: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers QB Trent Dilfer (shoulder) is not on the injury report for Week 14.
--QB Shaun Hill: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers QB Shaun Hill (finger) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to be available for Week 14.
--QB Alex D. Smith: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers QB Alex D. Smith (shoulder, forearm) did some light throwing prior to practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but is not close to playing.
--RB Frank Gore: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers RB Frank Gore (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Arnaz Battle: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers WR Arnaz Battle (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Jason Hill: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers WR Jason Hill (groin) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to be available for Week 14.
--C David Baas: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers C David Baas (elbow) is not on the injury report for Week 14.
Defense
--DL Aubrayo Franklin: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Aubrayo Franklin (calf) is not on the injury report for Week 14.
--LB Derek M. Smith: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers LB Derek M. Smith (groin) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--CB Donald Strickland: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers CB Donald Strickland (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He may be available for Week 14.
--CB Shawntae Spencer: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers CB Shawntae Spencer (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will probably not be available for Week 14.
--CB Marcus Hudson: Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers CB Marcus Hudson (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He has been ruled out for Week 14.

Seattle Seahawks
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Matt Hasselbeck: Seattle Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck (ribs, quadriceps) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to start the teamís Week 14 game.
--RB Shaun Alexander: Seattle Seahawks RB Shaun Alexander (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to be the teamís primary running back for their Week 14 game. The cast he is wearing is now smaller and more comfortable.
--RB Maurice Morris: Seattle Seahawks RB Maurice Morris (ankle) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in the teamís Week 14 game.
--WR D.J. Hackett: Seattle Seahawks WR D.J. Hackett (ankle) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is out for Week 14.
--C Chris Spencer: Seattle Seahawks C Chris Spencer (oblique) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to practice Friday, Dec. 7.
--OT Walter Jones: Seattle Seahawks OT Walter Jones (shoulder, knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in the teamís Week 14 game.
Defense
--DL Rocky Bernard: Seattle Seahawks DL Rocky Bernard (groin) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is expected to practice Friday, Dec. 7.
--LB Will Herring: Seattle Seahawks LB Will Herring (hamstring) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in the teamís Week 14 game.
--LB Lofa Tatupu: Seattle Seahawks LB Lofa Tatupu (oblique, ribs) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is expected to play in the teamís Week 14 game.
--CB Josh Wilson: Seattle Seahawks CB Josh Wilson (quadriceps) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is out for Week 14.
--SS Mike Green: Seattle Seahawks SS Mike Green (knee) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is questionable for Week 14.

St. Louis Rams
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Marc Bulger: St. Louis Rams QB Marc Bulger (concussion) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to start Week 14.
--QB Gus Frerotte: St. Louis Rams QB Gus Frerotte (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is not expected to play Week 14.
--RB Brian Leonard: St. Louis Rams RB Brian Leonard (knee, ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Dante' Hall: St. Louis Rams WR Dante' Hall (ankle) will be placed on Injured Reserve, which will end his 2007 season.
--WR Brandon Williams: St. Louis Rams WR Brandon Williams (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He will likely miss a week or two.
--C Brett Romberg: St. Louis Rams C Brett Romberg (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should suit up for Week 14, but C Andy McCollum will start.
--OT Rob Petitti: St. Louis Rams OT Rob Petitti (head) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He was undergoing more tests and has yet to be cleared to play. He will likely not play Week 14.
Defense
--DL James Hall: St. Louis Rams DE James Hall (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
--CB Eric Bassey: St. Louis Rams CB Eric Bassey (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He has been ruled out for Week 14.
--CB Tye Hill: St. Louis Rams CB Tye Hill (wrist) will be placed on Injured Reserve, which will end his 2007 season.
--CB Fakhir Brown: St. Louis Rams CB Fakhir Brown (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He is expected to play Week 14.
--FS Hanik Milligan: St. Louis Rams FS Hanik Milligan (hand) is not on the injury report for Week 14. He is wearing a cast on his hand.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Jeff Garcia: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jeff Garcia (back) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he is expected to start in Week 14.
--RB Michael Pittman: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Michael Pittman (ankle) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he is in danger of missing the teamís Week 14 game.
--FB B.J. Askew: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers FB B.J. Askew (ankle) missed the teamís practice Thursday, Dec. 6. He should be able to play in Week 14.
--WR Ike Hilliard: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Ike Hilliard (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should be able to play in Week 14.
--WR Joey Galloway: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Joey Galloway (toe) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should be able to play in Week 14.
Defense
--DL Kevin Carter: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Kevin Carter (groin) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should be fine for Week 14.
--DL Greg Spires: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Greg Spires (calf) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, and he should be well enough to play in Week 14. He may sit out the game because of the way DEs Greg White, Gaines Adams and Patrick Chukwurah have been playing.
--LB Ryan Nece: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Ryan Nece (groin) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 6, but he will likely play in Week 14.

Tennessee Titans
Current Updates
Offense
--RB LenDale White: Jim Wyatt, of The Nashville Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans RB LenDale White (finger) returned to practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and is expected to play Week 14.
--WR Brandon Jones: Jim Wyatt, of The Nashville Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans WR Brandon Jones (groin) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and is not expected to play Week 14.
--OG Benji Olson: Jim Wyatt, of The Nashville Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans OG Benji Olson (back) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and is considered questionable for Week 14.
Defense
--DL Albert Haynesworth: Jim Wyatt, of The Nashville Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans DL Albert Haynesworth (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and is considered questionable for Week 14.
--DL Tony Brown: Jim Wyatt, of The Nashville Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans DL Tony Brown (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 6, and is considered questionable for Week 14.

Washington Redskins
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Todd Collins: Washington Redskins QB Jason Campbell (arm) suffered an apparent right arm injury during the teamís Week 14 game. QB Todd Collins replaced him in the game.
--QB Jason Campbell: Washington Redskins QB Jason Campbell (arm) suffered an apparent right arm injury during the teamís Week 14 game. QB Todd Collins replaced him in the game.
--TE Chris Cooley: The Associated Press reports Washington Redskins TE Chris Cooley (undisclosed) left the teamís Week 14 game with an undisclosed injury. He later limped to the teamís locker room.
--OG Randy Thomas: The Associated Press reports Washington Redskins OG Randy Thomas (elbow) left the teamís Week 14 game with an elbow injury. He is questionable to return to the game.

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