Averett (hamstring) is active for Sunday's Week 8 tilt against the Panthers.
Averett makes a return after a five-game absence. The 24-year-old should see a decent amount of snaps with fellow corner Marlon Humphrey (thigh) out of action once again in Week 8.
Averett (hamstring) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Panthers.
Averett has missed five straight games due to a lingering hamstring injury, but he appears to have a shot of returning to the field against the Panthers on Sunday. If healthy, the depth cornerback will serve as the primary backup to Jimmy Smith (groin) while Marlon Humphrey (thigh) remains sidelined.
Averett (hamstring) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Saints.
Averett came into Sunday with a cloudy forecast and seemingly wasn't feeling 100 percent during pregame activities. Although typically used as a depth corner, Averett's absence becomes more significant with Marlon Humphrey (thigh) also inactive.
Averett (hamstring) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice.
Averett has missed four consecutive regular season games due to a hamstring injury. It remains to be seen whether the depth cornerback will suit up for Sunday's contest against the Saints, but even if Averett gets healthy expect him to receive most of his snaps on special teams.