Santonio Holmes criticizes Carolina defensive backs
"Not to call these guys out, but their secondary is probably the weakest link on their defense," he told the media.
The Panthers rank fifth in the NFL in passing yards allowed and second in touchdowns given up through the air, though a strong pass rush deserves some of the credit.
Adrian Peterson does not practice Thursday
Peterson is dealing with a foot injury. Head coach Leslie Frazier said Peterson won't attempt to practice until Friday, so his absence was expected. If he practices, there's a chance he'll play Sunday.
John Greco will be inactive when Browns host Chicago
Elvis Dumervil red-lighted again from practice
Aaron Rodgers to be evaluated Friday
Rodgers was a limited participant in practice Thursday, leaving a chance that he's activated for Week 15. McCarthy said Rodgers "did a little more than [Wednesday]." He is typically evaluated Wednesday and Friday each week. Rodgers has missed the past five games due to a collarbone injury.
LaVon Brazill insists he'll play against Bengals
Darren McFadden out Thursday - and maybe for season
The chances of
McFadden, whom the Contra Costa Times has speculated might miss the rest of the season, could be considered third string at this point behind Rashad Jennings and Marcel Reece.
Texans in trouble at tight end - Garrett Graham out again
Their only legitimate option if Graham can't play could be Jake Byrne, who returned to practice after missing the Wednesday session with an illness and has yet to catch a pass this season.
Return of Owen Daniels will have to wait at least another week
Daniels was among the more productive players at his position before the injury. He opened the season with 24 catches for 252 yards and three touchdowns in his first five games.
Jordan Reed out again Thursday
Reed has missed the past three games with a concussion, and has yet to practice this week. Unless he can recover in time to practice Friday, his status for Sunday is in doubt.
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December 12, 2013
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