DE Armonty Bryant, who was released by the Lions following a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy, worked out for the Jets on Wednesday.

LB Justin Houston did not practice Wednesday after leaving Sunday's game with calf spasms. Reid said Houston was doing well, suggesting he may practice later this week.

QB Tom Brady (left shoulder) did not practice on Wednesday, his second absence of the week due to the reported AC sprain he apparently suffered in Week 4 against Carolina.