Seahawks running back Christine Michael tweaked his hamstring in practice Tuesday and won't play in Thursday's preseason finale, reports 710 ESPN Radio. Coach Pete Carroll said Michael "pulled up a little bit" when he got hurt.
Seahawks cornerback Tharold Simon was ejected from Thursday's preseason game against the Broncos for throwing a punch in a scuffle with tight end Gerell Robinson. Simon missed all of the 2013 season and is preparing for his first season in the league.
Panthers defensive end Frank Alexander has been suspended without pay for the team's first four games of the 2014 regular season for violating the NFL policy and program for substances of abuse, the team announced Friday.