Jets receiver Eric Decker, who missed several days with a quad injury, made a splash in his return to practice Monday, catching a 50-yard touchdown pass from Geno Smith, reports ESPN.com. Decker beat corner Ellis Lankster on a deep post.
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.