Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieuwill not play Thursday night against San Diego, the team's final preseason game, per the team's official website. Mathieu is working his way back from two torn knee ligaments which he suffered in December. His status remains uncertain for Week 1 against the Chargers.
Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington has been suspended for the entire 2014 season for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. He was suspended four games last season for violating the same policy.
49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh told reporters he expects wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to be healthy enough to play Week 1 against the Cowboys, the Bay Area News Group. Lloyd has been nursing a leg injury since training camp.
49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh told reporters that safety Antoine Bethea is going through the final concussion protocol on Saturday, per Comcast SportsNet bay Area. Bethea remains on track for Week 1 against Dallas.