Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin, who suffered a concussion Week 15, has not been medically cleared to practice yet, reports the Philadelphia Inquirer. Boykin has 43 tackles, four interceptions and two forced fumbles and has not missed a game this season.
Philadelphia safety Kurt Coleman is starting for the Eagles in the Week 16 game Sunday. Coleman was probable entering the game on the injury report due to a chest contusion. He was never expected to miss time, however.
Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks was a chief contributor to the win over the Lions on Sunday. He not only recovered a fumble, but he also registered five tackles and led his team with two passes defensed.
Eagles safety Earl Wolff, who's missed four straight games with a knee injury, said he expects to play Week 16 against the Bears barring a setback, reports CSNPhilly.com. Wolff made 45 tackles and an interception in the first 10 games.
A shoulder ailment that had Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery listed as probable before getting clearance to play in Week 15 had him sidelined from Wednesday practice, per ESPN. Barring a setback, he should be fine for Sunday at Green Bay.
A return to practice Thursday on a limited basis has the Steelers optimistic that defensive end Brett Keisel can return to game action Sunday against Green Bay, per ESPN. Keisel has missed the last two games with a foot injury.