The good news is the thunder and lightning that Alfred Blue and Lamar Miller provide as a tandem is back in action now that the second stringer is healthy after missing the past two games with a calf injury.
With only one more practice before Sunday’s game with the Green Bay Packers, it’s likely Blue will officially be a game-time decision.
“Obviously the offensive line has really done a good job,” Bill O’Brien said when asked how the running game has become a strength on the team.
Two running backs and a linebacker missed practice Wednesday afternoon.
“He’ll be in the game plan,” Bill O’Brien said.
After practice, Thursday Novak shared that he was accurate from around 65 yards with a stiff breeze at his back.
“We’re already looking back at some of the games we let slip away,” James Harden said. “We’re getting better game by game, defensively we’re getting a lot better and offensively obviously we’re getting better too.”
“I thought they came out with the right intensity, they came out the way we should of,” head coach Mike D’Antoni said.
“They’re a tough team,” Eric Gordon said. “We had a great run, but we just couldn’t overcome it.”
“(I’m) ready to step in there and hold down the fort till big dog (Wilfork) gets back,” D.J. Reader said.