- Mexico City
Defensive tackle Khyri Thornton is determined to move past his six-game suspension and make the most of his shortened season with the Lions.
Julio Jones (foot surgery) is progressing well, but the Falcons will see how the rest of the week plays out before deciding his status.
Brock Osweiler hasn't exactly staked his claim to the job, but has his play been uninspiring enough to turn to the rookie at quarterback?
Detroit's pass rush desperately needs a healthy Ezekiel Ansah, and the team is cautiously optimistic the injured defensive end will play in the opener.
Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey, who had offseason surgery to repair a core muscle injury, will make his preseason debut Thursday against the Panthers.
Eric Winston echoed DeMaurice Smith's recent comments about a potential 2021 work stoppage in the NFL but also suggested that players should not care "if this thing dies out in 20 years."