Jaguars rookie receiver Allen Robinson will make the trip to Detroit for Friday's third preseason game despite having been ruled out with a hamstring injury. Coach Gus Bradley told the Florida Times-Union that Robinson could return to practice early next week.
Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts, sidelined early in camp with a hamstring injury, will play about 15 plays in his preseason debut Friday against the Lions, coach Gus Bradley told the Florida Times-Union.
Jaguars receiver Ace Sanders could return from his leave of absence in time to play in the fourth preseason game, reports the Florida Times-Union. Coach Gus Bradley said he won't hesitate to play Sanders if he returns in good shape.
Falcons veteran running back Steven Jackson remains out of practice Thursday. He has been nursing a hamstring injury, but is still on target to be ready for the regular season opener against New Orleans.
The Falcons announced Thursday linebacker Marquis Spruill will miss the entire 2014 season after suffering a torn ACL in practice Wednesday. Spruill was drafted in the fifth round (168th overall) out of Syracuse.