Panthers coach Ron Rivera told reporters Monday fullback Mike Tolbert's injury is a hairline fracture in his knee. He won't play Week 4 against the Ravens, but the team doesn't think it's a long-term injury.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Monday he is confident about running back DeAngelo Williams returning to action Week 4 at Baltimore after missing two games with a thigh injury. Rivera said Williams looked good in practice leading up to Week 3 against the Steelers, but he wasn't quite ready to play.
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.
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said Monday safety Deone Bucannon is dealing with a mild foot sprain following Sunday's game against the 49ers. The Cardinals are on a bye Week 4 before returning to action Week 5 at Denver.
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said cornerback Antonio Cromartie's knee injury is not serious and he is expected to play in the team's next game Week 5 at Denver. Arians said Cromartie has been diagnosed with a bone bruise and won't practice this week.
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said Monday quarterback Carson Palmer's injured right shoulder continues to improve, and he is hopeful the veteran quarterback will be able to throw this week. The Cardinals are on a bye Week 4.
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.