Shane Vereen burned the Texans for 83 yards and two touchdowns on five receptions and added another 41 yards and a score on seven carries to lift the Patriots to a 41-28 victory in the Divisional round of the playoffs.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports Rashad Jennings has passed his concussion test.
The Union-Tribune San Diego fully expects Keenan Allen (shoulder) to be ready for Week 15.
Patriots placed TE Rob Gronkowski on injured reserve with a torn right ACL and MCL, ending his season.
Antonio Cromartie has been officially diagnosed with a concussion.
The Houston Chronicle's John McClain reports the Texans won't consider Mike Shanahan for their head-coaching vacancy if/when he's fired by the Redskins.
Speaking Monday, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said it was "too early to tell" on Eddie Lacy's (ankle) Week 15 status.
Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) has yet to be medically cleared, and will be re-evaluated on Wednesday.
ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported on NFL Insiders that Wes Welker (concussion) is "very unlikely" to play Thursday night against the Chargers.
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan was noncommittal Monday when asked whether Robert Griffin III will start in Week 15 against the Falcons.
Adrian Peterson insisted Monday's MRI on his mid-foot sprain "came back great."
Falcons coach Mike Smith revealed Monday that OC Dirk Koetter has "spoken" to Boise State about its head-coaching opening.