- The Bengals have ruled out RB Gio Bernard for Week 9’s game. (Ian Rapoport)
- HC Marvin Lewis told reporters on Friday that WR A.J. Green should be available for Week 9’s game.
“If everything stays the way it is, he’ll play,” Lewis said, via Paul Dehner Jr. of the Cincinnati Enquirer.
- The Browns officially ruled out TE Jordan Cameron for Week 9’s game after he didn’t practice Friday.
- HC Ron Rivera says they have received conflicting information regarding the status of Greg Hardy‘s trial.
- The Panthers have no plans to address situation until there is more clarity.
- CB Jimmy Smith remains on crutches and is still sporting protective boot on his injured foot. (Aaron Wilson)
- TE Owen Daniels (knee) will be a game-time decision in Week 9. (Aaron Wilson)
- QB Robert Griffin III mentioned that he’s “ready to go” for Week 9’s game.
“I’m ready to go, ready to play, get back out there with the guys and have fun. That’s what it is,” Griffin said, via Redskins.com. “God didn’t put us on this earth to be normal. So I’m not going to go out there and try to be a normal quarterback. I’m going to go out there and be the quarterback he’s called me to be.“