- Broncos released S John Boyett from their practice squad.
- HC Gus Bradley told reporters on Thursday that Denard Robinson will remain the team’s starting running back this weekend, even with Toby Gerhart (foot) returning from injury. (Mark Long)
- RB DeAngelo Williams (ankle) will miss Week 8, but the Panthers are reportedly “hopeful” he can be back for Week 9’s game. (Steve Reed)
- HC Jay Gruden said that QB Colt McCoy will start Monday night’s game against the Cowboys, even though Robert Griffin III has is “steadily progressing.” (Aditi Kinkhabwala)
- HC Bill O’Brien said that there isn’t any truth to the report that ILB Brian Cushing will miss Week 8’s game against the Titans. (Brian T. Smith)