- Ian Rapoport reports Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson is expected to miss this week’s game against the Eagles while still dealing with the knee injury he suffered Week 7.
- Jets QB Ryan Fitzpatrick says he plans to start Sunday against the Texans.
- Jets HC Todd Bowles says that RB Bilal Powell is fully healthy and will take over Zac Stacy‘s role. (Manish Mehta)
- According to Ian Rapoport, Patriots LB Jamie Collins is over the virus that kept him out of the last two games and his availability this week hinges on gaining back weight and strength.
- Texans HC Bill O’Brien referred to QB Brian Hoyer as questionable, but didn’t rule him out for Sunday’s game against the Jets. (Aaron Wilson)
- O’Brien says QB T.J. Yates would be backed up by Zac Dysert, who’s currently on the practice squad, should Hoyer be ruled out for Sunday. (Aaron Wilson)
- Seahawks HC Pete Carroll says LB Bruce Irvin will miss Sunday’s game and Kevin Pierre-Louis and Mike Morgan will fill in.