Detroit Lions linebacker Zack Follett has been cleared to return after being hospitalized for a violent helmet-to-helmet hit with a New York Giants player Sunday…. Atlanta Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson has a concussion from a hit on Philadelphia wide receiver DeSean Jackson that knocked both players out of Sunday's game. His status for next week's game in unknown. Jackson has already been ruled out of next week's game, also because of a concussion…. The New York Giants released Shayne Graham after being awarded offensive tackle Jamon Meredith off waivers from Detroit…. The NFL and NFL Players Assn. have agreed to provide financial assistance to former players who have Lou Gehrig's disease. In August, scientists funded in part by the NFL said they found evidence connecting head injuries in athletes to a condition that mimics Lou Gehrig's disease. The plan provides up to $88,000 a year for institutional care and up to $50,000 for home custodial care, plus costs for certain doctor care, medical equipment and medication…. Denver Broncos wide receiver and special teamer Matthew Willis was put on injured reserve after breaking a foot Sunday in a loss to the New York Jets…. The Green Bay Packers put tight end Jermichael Finley on injured reserve.