The Jaguars inactive list for Week 14 against the Texans doesn't feature much in the way of surprises, as running back Justin Forsett (foot), defensive back Josh Evans (shoulder) and wide receiver Stephen Burton (concussion) were all ruled out prior to the game.
Jaguars coach Gus Bradley said Monday running back Maurice Jones-Drew is feeling better after hurting his hamstring Thursday, but added the veteran running back is being considered questionable to play Week 15 vs. Buffalo. Bradley confirmed Jones-Drew might not be able to practice until Friday.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier revealed Monday running back Toby Gerhart tweaked his hamstring late in Sunday's loss at Baltimore. Gerhart did account for a 41-yard touchdown run with 1:27 remaining, as the two teams swapped leads five times in the last 2:05.
While Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said he expects to play Week 15 vs. the Eagles, ESPN.com reports Peterson is unlikely to suit up due to his foot injury. The report, however, says Peterson won't need surgery.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said Monday quarterback Christian Ponder has been cleared to return after sitting out Sunday's game against the Ravens with a concussion. However, Frazier said he hasn't made a decision on who will start at quarterback Week 15 vs. Philadelphia.
Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes "should miss a few weeks" with the ankle injury he suffered in the fourth quarter of the Week 14 loss at Baltimore, reports NFL Network. Rhodes has 48 tackles and a forced fumble this season.