Wizards back home to face rising Suns

The Washington Wizards return home after a wild Western Conference road trip that had them dealing with a bump, a Ball, a tussle and some young Kings.

Before a battle Friday with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Wizards tangle Wednesday with a Phoenix Suns team coming off a comeback win while on the verge of a roster shakeup.

Officials later ruled that Miller did not maintain possession of the ball, negating a potential touchdown catch.

Fox said Miller was in good spirits, and “pretty much wanted his touchdown back.”

Miller was not “out of the woods by any stretch,” Fox said, “but it’s as good as could be expected at this point.”

1. Everson Griffen is the front-runner for Defensive Player of the Year — Griffen got to Kizer in the fourth quarter to give him a sack in each of Minnesota’s eight games. The eighth-year veteran now has 10 sacks on the season and joined former Colts pass rushers Dwight Freeney (2009) and Robert Mathis (2005) as the only players in NFL history to record a sack in each of his team’s first eight games.

2. The Vikings are the clear favorites in the NFC North — Minnesota (6-2) already has a win over the Packers (4-3), knocking out MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers in the process and Cheap Jerseys Soccer will look for seasons sweeps of the Packers and Bears in December. After Cheap Jerseys Toronto the Vikings play the Redskins out of the bye and then play host to the Rams, they’ll look to avenge one of their two losses with a trip to Detroit.

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