Week 8 Thursday Injury Report

Dexter McCluster, RB/WR, Kansas City Chiefs: McCluster was held to limited reps in practice on both Wednesday and Thursday of this week due to an ankle injury.

DeAngelo Williams, RB, Carolina Panthers: Williams was held out of practice on both Wednesday and Thursday due to a foot injury. This could be good news for Jonathan Stewart owners for Week 8.

Steven Jackson, RB, St. Louis Rams: Jackson did not practice on Wednesday or Thursday due to a finger injury, but the chances are still good that he will start this Sunday vs. Carolina.

Eddie Royal, WR, Denver Broncos: Royal did not practice on Wednesday due to a groin injury, but took limited reps during Thursday’s session.

Alex Smith, QB, San Francisco 49ers: Smith is OUT for Week 8 due to a shoulder injury.

Vernon Davis, TE, San Francisco 49ers: Davis missed practice on both Wednesday and Thursday due to an ankle injury.

Donald Driver, WR, Green Bay Packers: Driver did not practice on Wednesday or Thursday due to a quadriceps injury.

David Garrard, QB, Jacksonville Jaguars: Garrard (concussion) was a full participant in practice on both Wednesday and Thursday. He is expected to start Sunday at Dallas.

Tony Romo, QB, Dallas Cowboys: Romo is OUT for Week 8 due to a clavicle injury.

Dez Bryant, WR, Dallas Cowboys: Bryant is nursing an ankle injury that forced him to take limited reps during Wednesday’s practice session. The good news is that he was a full participant in practice on Thursday.

Carson Palmer, QB, Cincinnati Bengals: Palmer sat out of Thursday’s practice due to a hip injury.

Leon Hall, CB, Cincinnati Bengals: Hall has missed both practice sessions this week due to a hamstring injury.

Brett Favre, QB, Minnesota Vikings: Favre (foot, ankle) missed practice on both Wednesday and Thursday. He said earlier in the week that he wants to play on Sunday, but will likely be a game-time decision.

Fred Taylor, RB, New England Patriots: Taylor once again missed practice on both Wednesday and Thursday due to a toe injury.

Deion Branch, WR, New England Patriots: Branch was held to limited reps in practice on Thursday due to a hamstring injury.

Zach Miller, TE, Oakland Raiders: Miller too limited reps in practice on Thursday due to a foot injury.

Louis Murphy, WR, Oakland Raiders: Murphy is OUT for Week 8 due to a chest injury.

Geno Hayes, LB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Hayes has missed both practices this week due to a knee injury.

LeGarrette Blount, RB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Blount was held to limited reps in practice on Thursday due to an illness.

Steve Breaston, WR, Arizona Cardinals: Breaston was held to limited reps on both Wednesday and Thursday due to a knee injury.

The San Diego Chargers

Malcom Floyd (WR, hamstring), Legedu Naanee (WR, hamstring), Craig Davis (WR, ribs), Antonio Gates (TE, toe): All of the aforementioned players have not practiced at all this week. Recent reports indicate that Gates will not be practicing much over the next few weeks, but will make every effort to play on Sundays.

DeAngelo Hall, CB, Washington Redskins: Hall was held to limited reps on both Wednesday and Thursday due to a back injury.

LaRon Landry, S, Washington Redskins: Landry was held to limited reps on Wednesday and Thursday due to an Achilles injury.

Donovan McNabb, QB, Washington Redskins: McNabb is nursing a hamstring injury and was held to limited reps on both Wednesday and Thursday.

Jahvid Best, RB, Detroit Lions: Best was held to limited reps on Wednesday and Thursday due to a toe injury.

Reggie Bush, RB, New Orleans Saints: Bush did not practice on Wednesday or Thursday and is expected to miss Week 8.

Pierre Thomas, RB, New Orleans Saints: Thomas once again missed practice on both Wednesday and Thursday due to an ankle injury.

Owen Daniels, TE, Houston Texans: Daniels was held to limited reps in practice on Thursday due to a lingering knee injury.

The Indianapolis Colts

Joseph Addai (RB, neck), Donald Brown (RB, hamstring), Pierre Garcon (WR, hamstring), Austin Collie (WR, hand): All of the aforementioned players did NOT practice on Thursday.

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