Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt said during Monday's press conference that quarterback Jake Locker is scheduled to throw on Tuesday, according to the Tennessean. His status for Week 8 against the Texans could depend on how his right hand feels after throwing. After Sunday's loss, Whisenhunt said soreness kept Locker from making his return against Washington and that he expects him to return this week.
Titans defensive end Ropati Pitoitua, who underwent surgery to repair a broken finger earlier in the month, will visit a specialist on Tuesday about creating a cast for his finger. Pitoitua suffered the injury Week 6 and was inactive against Washington Week 7.
Colts coach Chuck Pagano told reporters during Monday's news conference that running back Trent Richardsonwill undergo an MRI on his injured hamstring, per the team's official website.
Richardson suffered the injury in the second half of Sunday's win over the Bengals. He's cureently 16th in the league in rushing with 358 yards on the ground through seven games. According to the Indianapolis Star, Richardson is expected to be "fine" moving forward.
Colts safety LaRon Landry has been suspended four games for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances, the team announced. Landry will be eligible to return to the team's active roster for Week 9 against the Giants. He was second on the team in tackles with 23 stops (19 solo) and one sack before the suspension.