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Cody Latimer is slated to suit up Thursday against the Chargers, the Denver Post reports.

Impact

Latimer, who last saw action in the Broncos' season-opener on Sept. 7, is expected to see special teams duty Thursday, though how much time he might see as a receiver in his return to the mix remains to be seen.

Vincent Brown (hamstring) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice.

Impact

Brown was able to participate in a limited capacity both Wednesday and Thursday after not practicing at all last week, but his status for Sunday's game against Cleveland remains uncertain. Even if Brown does manage to achieve active status, he won't be worthy of serious fantasy consideration in most formats, as he's been targeted just four times this season and has one touchdown reception since 2011.

Shonn Greene (hamstring) was limited at practice Thursday, the Tennessean reports.

Impact

More on his status Friday, but at this stage, Greene is hopeful with regard to his chances of returning to the Titans' lineup Sunday against the Texans, after missing the team's last two games.

Travis Kelce (ribs) was limited at practice again Thursday, ESPN's Adam Teicher reports.

Impact

We'll revisit Kelce's status Friday, but at this stage we'd expect the tight end – who has scored TDs in three of his last four outings – to be a go on Sunday against the Rams.

Marcel Reece (quadriceps) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice.

Impact

The fifth-year fullback appears headed for another questionable designation in Week 8, unless he's able to participate in full Friday. Reece, who is averaging just over two touches per game so far this season, was inactive last Sunday against San Diego, opening the door for Jamize Olawale to get the start for Oakland.

Junior Hemingway (hamstring) returned to a limited practice Thursday, ESPN's Adam Teicher reports.

Impact

More on Hemingway's status Friday, but given that he is banged up, he's a low-percentage Week 8 dart in the event that he suits up Sunday against the Rams.

Alfred Morris (ankle) practiced in full Thursday.

Impact

Morris suffered but played through an injured ankle last Sunday, accruing 54 yards on 18 carries. He continues to handle the bulk of the RB workload, but in five of seven outings, he's averaged less than 4.0 YPC. Moreover, his season-long mark (3.8 YPC) is well below that of his first two campaigns (4.7 YPC combined), which isn't endearing himself to owners.

Ryan Shazier (knee) practiced fully Thursday, ESPN.com reports.

Impact

Shazier continues to inch closer to a return, though the report suggests that he is not necessarily a lock to play Sunday, despite his full participation at practice Thursday. "If not this week he certainly isn't far away," defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau noted Thursday of Shazier's Week 8 status.

Though coach Jay Gruden has yet to rule out Robert Griffin (ankle) for Monday night's game against Dallas, the team is proceeding as though Colt McCoy will draw the start at quarterback, the Washington Post reports.

Impact

While Gruden suggested that a call on whether Griffin will be active or inactive this week may not come until Monday, when asked Thursday if he still plans to start McCoy at this stage, Gruden replied, "oh, yeah. Yeah." We'll revisit the situation no later than Friday, but in any case, McCoy represents a Week 8 fantasy dart against 6-1 Dallas.

Dez Bryant (shoulder) practiced fully Thursday.

Impact

For the fourth consecutive week, Bryant is beginning the week of preparation unhindered in drills, yet he's again found his name on the injury report. On the season, he's turned just shy of 10 targets per game into 45 grabs for 590 yards and four scores, assuring his place as a starter in fantasy lineups across the land.

Tony Romo didn't practice Thursday due to a back injury.

Impact

Per his weekly practice schedule, the Cowboys are holding Romo out of the week's first version of drills. Expect a full return to Friday's practice, with Saturday's injury report clarifying his Week 8 availability. If active Monday, he'll be presented with a generous matchup against Washington, a squad that has yielded 15 touchdown passes and two rushing scored to opposing signal callers this season.

Brandon Gibson (hamstring) practiced fully Thursday, Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.

Impact

Gibson should be available Sunday against the Jaguars, though he's been overtaken on the Dolphins' wideout depth chart by Jarvis Landry, which limits his fantasy utility.

Charles Clay (knee) was listed as a limited participant at practice Thursday, Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.

Impact

We'll have to see how the Dolphins officially list Clay for Sunday's game against the Jaguars, but the tight end did not suffer any reported setbacks in Week 7, so we expect him to be a go on Sunday.

Tom Brady (ankle) practiced fully Thursday, the Patriots' official site reports.

Impact

Brady is on track for a probable designation for Sunday's game against the Bears, with his full practice participation in advance of the contest an upgrade from the limited work that he saw prior to Week 7's win over the Jets.

Emmanuel Lamur (shoulder) practiced fully Thursday, the Bengals' official site reports.

Impact

We'll revisit Lamur's status Friday, but his potential return to action Sunday would be a welcome development for a Bengals linebacker corps that will be without Rey Maualuga this weekend.

Vontaze Burfict (neck) practiced fully Thursday, the Bengals' official site reports.

Impact

It appears as though Burfict is headed toward active status in Week 8, but so far this season, the linebacker has had a hard time staying on the field, which adds an element of risk to using him in IDP formats.

Giovani Bernard (ribs) was limited at practice Thursday, the Bengals' official site reports.

Impact

More on Bernard's status Friday, but at this stage his Week 8 availability does not seem to be in question, a notion that would be supported by a probable injury designation to close the week.

A.J. Green (toe) did not practice Thursday, the Bengals' official site reports.

Impact

Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com suggests that at this stage the wideout looks like a long-shot to play Sunday against the Ravens, a 1:00 ET kickoff, though we suppose that outlook could change for the better on Friday if Green is able to practice in any capacity.

Dion Jordan (suspension) is expected to be activated by the Dolphins before Sunday's game, according to the Palm Beach Post.

Impact

Jordan has been practicing with the team all week and apparently has proven to the coaches that he is in game shape and ready to play.

Coach Jay Gruden won't make a decision on active status for Robert Griffin (ankle) until one hour before Monday's 8:30 PM ET kickoff at Dallas, NFL.com reports.

Impact

Griffin is "steadily progressing" in his recovery, according to Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL Network, but Thursday morning has come and gone without a definitive report from Gruden on the quarterback's left ankle. Nevertheless, Gruden all but confirmed Colt McCoy as Monday's starter, stating "oh yeah" when queried. While McCoy seems certain to be under center Monday, Griffin himself logged a second limited practice in a row Thursday, which included a handful of first-team reps. As his health allows for additional practice reps, though, Gruden will have to walk a tight rope of keeping McCoy in the loop while ensuring Griffin is growing accustomed to live action once again.