Falcons running back Steven Jackson, who had been out since the start of camp with a hamstring injury, returned to practice Monday, reports the team's website. Jackson had been working on the side doing rehab and conditioning.
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.
The NFL suspended Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather two games for his helmet-to-helmet hit on Ravens receiver Torrey Smith, reports Fox Sports. Meriweather was suspended one game last year for multiple violations of the same infraction.
Redskins cornerback Tracy Porter was removed from Monday's preseason game against the Browns with a hamstring injury and will not return, the team announced. Porter has been recovering from offseason shoulder surgery.
Redskins running back Chris Thompson will not play Saturday against the Ravens, CSNWashington.com reports, as he continues to deal with an ankle injury. Thompson has missed the team's last two preseason games with this issue.
Washington linebacker Brian Orakpo left Saturday's preseason game against Baltimore with an ankle injury. Orakpo sustained the injury in the first half and was ruled out for the remainder of the game. After the game, head coach Jay Gruden told reporters that the injury is believed to be minor.