Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt said Monday wide receiver Nate Washington will be held out of practice this week after suffering a shoulder injury Sunday against the Texans. However, he should be OK to return after the bye in time for Tennessee's next game Week 10 against the Ravens.
In an interview with 710 AM ESPN Radio in Seattle, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said that cornerback Byron Maxwell and center Max Unger both have a chance to play Week 9 against the Raiders, per the Everett Herald on Monday. Maxwell missed missed the last two games with a calf injury, while Unger has been sideliened the previous three games with a foot injury.
Seahawks starting tight end Zach Miller, who had ankle surgery following the Week 3 win over Denver, won't return this week and will be sidelined "a while," coach Pete Carroll told the Seattle Times. Replacement Luke Willson caught a late 23-yard touchdown Sunday to lift Seattle over Carolina.