ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Saints and franchise player Jimmy Graham are "closing in" on a deal that would make Graham the highest-paid tight end in league history.
A source tells ESPN Jags reporter Mike DiRocco that the coaches "still aren't sure if [Denard] Robinson is capable of handling a heavy workload each week."
ESPN Boston says it would be a surprise if Shane Vereen (illness) doesn't play in Sunday's game against the Bears.
ESPN's Ed Werder reports Lions coach Jim Caldwell is thinking "big picture" with Calvin Johnson (questionable, ankle), and is not expected to allow Johnson to play Sunday morning in London.
According to the Union-Tribune San Diego, there is a "chance" Ryan Mathews (knee) could return for the Chargers' Week 9 game against the Dolphins.
Khiry Robinson (forearm) has been ruled out for Week 8 against the Packers.
Shane Vereen is listed as questionable for Week 8 against the Bears after missing Friday's practice with an illness.
Vincent Jackson (ribs) is listed as questionable for Week 8 against the Vikings.
A.J. Green (toe) is listed as doubtful for Week 8.
Owen Daniels is out indefinitely after having his knee scoped on Friday.
The Cincinnati Enquirer's Paul Dehner guesses Tyler Eifert (elbow) will return from the injured reserve/designated for return list in Week 11 against the Saints.
Trent Richardson (hamstring) is questionable for Week 8 against the Steelers after missing practice every day this week.