Ayers (back) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports. The veteran defensive end battled through a knee ailment in Week 5 to post a pair of tackles versus the Patriots. He's now apparently dealing with a back injury, but the fact he was able to at least log limited participation gives him a fighting chance to take the field versus the Cardinals on Sunday. The week's remaining practice reports should serve to shed light on Ayers' status for the Week 6 road tilt.
Ayers (knee) racked up five tackles (three solo), including 1.5 for loss, in Sunday's 25-23 win over the Giants. Ayers shook off the knee ailment that had him questionable heading into the weekend to post his best single-game solo tackle total in three contests. The nine-year veteran has yet to record a sack on the campaign, but after compiling 16 over the prior two seasons, it's just a matter of time before he successfully gets to a quarterback.
Ayers (knee) is officially active for Sunday's game against the Giants. Ayers participated fully in practice Friday after being a limited participant earlier in the week and appears to be a full go for the Buccaneers.
Ayers (knee) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Giants, Jenna Laine of ESPN reports. After logging limited showings Wednesday and Thursday, Ayers was a full practice participant Friday and seems to have favorable odds of suiting up Sunday.
Ayers (knee) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice. The veteran defensive end apparently suffered the injury at some point during Sunday's 34-17 loss to the Vikings. Following a debut 2016 campaign in Tampa during which he tallied 29 total tackles and 6.5 sacks, Ayers has been quiet thus far this season, posting five tackles (one solo) over the first two contests.
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