Monday Injury Report
on October 17, 2006 @ 16:00:00 PDT

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Atlanta Falcons
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Rod Coleman: Atlanta Falcons DL Rod Coleman (toe) underwent a bone scan Monday, Oct. 16 after leaving the Week 6 game with a toe injury. DL Jonathan Babineaux would likely start in Coleman's place if he is unable to play in the Week 7 game.
--DL Patrick Kerney: Atlanta Falcons DL Patrick Kerney (hamstring) insists he will be ready for the Week 7 game.
--DL Jonathan Babineaux: Atlanta Falcons DL Rod Coleman (toe) underwent a bone scan Monday, Oct. 16 after leaving the Week 6 game with a toe injury. DL Jonathan Babineaux would likely start in Coleman's place if he is unable to play in the Week 7 game.
--LB Edgerton Hartwell: Atlanta Falcons LB Edgerton Hartwell (knee) said Monday, Oct. 16 he is tired of watching games and is ready to resume playing after missing the first five games to recover from arthroscopic surgery on his knees.

Baltimore Ravens
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Steve McNair: ESPNews reports Baltimore Ravens QB Steve McNair (concussion, neck) was released from the hospital Monday, Oct. 16.
--QB Kyle Boller: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens QB Steve McNair (neck, concussion) was still “groggy” Monday, Oct. 16, after suffering a neck injury and a concussion during Week 6. Head coach Brian Billick stated McNair should be available to play after the club’s Bye in Week 7. "We feel fortunate to have two good quarterbacks,” Billick said. “We feel like Kyle Boller is an excellent quarterback who still has a lot to prove. Our confidence is well bore out in having Kyle. But Steve is clearly the starting quarterback.”
Defense
--FS Gerome Sapp: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens S Dawan Landry (knee) suffered a sprained knee during Week 6 and will be listed as questionable for Week 8. The club has a Bye in Week 7. If Landry were unable to play, S Gerome Sapp would replace him in the lineup.
--FS Dawan Landry: Jamison Hensley, of the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens S Dawan Landry (knee) suffered a sprained knee during Week 6 and will be listed as questionable for Week 8. The club has a Bye in Week 7. If Landry were unable to play, S Gerome Sapp would replace him in the lineup.

Buffalo Bills
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Roscoe Parrish: ESPNews reports Buffalo Bills WR Roscoe Parrish (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury during Week 6.
--C Melvin Fowler: Buffalo Bills C Melvin Fowler (quadriceps) suffered a strained quadriceps during Week 6 and is questionable for Week 7.
Defense
--LB Josh Stamer: The Associated Press reports the Buffalo Bills have placed LB Josh Stamer (knee) on Injured Reserve, ending his season. Stamer suffered a knee injury during Week 6.
--SS Matt Bowen: Buffalo Bills S Matt Bowen (shin) is listed as doubtful for Week 7 due to a shin injury.

Carolina Panthers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB DeAngelo Williams: Carolina Panthers RB DeAngelo Williams (ankle) did not play in Week 6 due to an ankle injury and his condition will be re-evaluated later this week leading up to Week 7.
Defense
--DL Al Wallace: Updating a previous report, the Charlotte Observer reports Carolina Panthers DE Al Wallace (arm) suffered what was believed to be a broken arm during Week 6, but tests results were negative. Wallace said he hopes to play in Week 7.
--LB Thomas Davis: Carolina Panthers LB Thomas Davis (ribs) is suffering from a ribs injury and his condition will be re-evaluated later this week leading up to Week 7.

Chicago Bears
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Adewale Ogunleye: ESPN reports Chicago Bears DE Adewale Ogunleye (hamstring) will not play in the team's Week 6 game.
--CB Ricky Manning Jr.: ESPN reports Chicago Bears CB Ricky Manning Jr. (hamstring) will not return to the Week 6 game after sustaining a hamstring injury.
--SS Mike Brown: ESPN reports Chicago Bears SS Mike Brown (foot) was carted off the sidelines Week 6 with a sprained right foot. He is unlikely to return to the game.

Cincinnati Bengals
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Chris Perry: Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals RB Chris Perry (ankle) could return to the lineup Week 7, according to head coach Marvin Lewis.
--WR Kelley Washington: Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR Kelley Washington (hamstring) will not play in the team's Week 7 game.
--WR Tab Perry: Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR Tab Perry (hip) will not play in the team's Week 7 game.
--C Rich Braham: Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals C Rich Braham (knee) will not play in the team's Week 7 game.
--OT Levi Jones: Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals OT Levi Jones (knee) could be facing arthroscopic surgery, according to head coach Marvin Lewis, after suffering a knee injury Week 6. Jones will not play Week 7.
--OT Adam Kieft: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals OT Adam Kieft (knee) is not ready to come off the Physically Unable to Perform list, according to head coach Marvin Lewis.
Defense
--DL Jonathan Fanene: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals DL Jonathan Fanene (hamstring) is not ready to come off the Physically Unable to Perform list, according to head coach Marvin Lewis.
--LB Brian Simmons: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) is questionable for the team's Week 7 game.
--LB Rashad Jeanty: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Rashad Jeanty (foot) is questionable for the team's Week 7 game.
--FS Dexter Jackson: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals FS Dexter Jackson (ankle) is questionable for the team's Week 7 game.
Special Teams
--HC Marvin Lewis: Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals OT Levi Jones (knee) could be facing arthroscopic surgery, according to head coach Marvin Lewis, after suffering a knee injury Week 6. Jones will not play Week 7.

Cleveland Browns
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Dennis Northcutt: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns head coach Romeo Crennel said WR Dennis Northcutt (ribs) could play in Week 7 if he is able to tolerate the discomfort of a minor rib injury.
--TE Kellen Winslow Jr.: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns TE Kellen Winslow Jr. (knee) will have his knee condition monitored weekly for the remainder of the season due to wear and tear and scar tissue.
Defense
--CB Gary Baxter: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports the Cleveland Browns are optimistic that CB Gary Baxter (pectoral) will be able to return to play in Week 7.
--CB Leigh Bodden: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns CB Leigh Bodden (ankle) is nursing a sprained ankle, but head coach Romeo Crennel is hoping Bodden will play in Week 7.
--CB Justin Hamilton: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns S Justin Hamilton (ankle) has missed two consecutive games due to an ankle injury and the club is unsure on whether he will be able to return for Week 7.
--FS Brian Russell: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports the Cleveland Browns are optimistic that S Brian Russell (ankle) will be able to return to play in Week 7.

Dallas Cowboys
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Jason Hatcher: Dallas Cowboys DE Jason Hatcher (ankle) suffered a right ankle injury during Week 6 and x-rays taken after the game were negative. Hatcher will not play in Week 7.

Denver Broncos
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Cedric Cobbs: Jeff Legwold, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports Denver Broncos RB Cedric Cobbs (ankle) is expected to practice this week.
--FB Kyle Johnson: Jeff Legwold, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports Denver Broncos FB Kyle Johnson (ankle) will be closely monitored throughout the week and could miss the team's Week 7 game after suffering a right ankle sprain Week 6.

Detroit Lions
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Shawn Bryson: Detroit Lions RB Shawn Bryson (knee) will not play in the team's Week 7 game.
--FB Cory Schlesinger: Detroit Lions FB Cory Schlesinger (hamstring) is listed as day-to-day with a hamstring injury suffered in the team's Week 6 game.
--TE Dan Campbell: Detroit Lions TE Dan Campbell (ribs) is listed as day-to-day with bruised ribs.
--OG Ross Verba: Detroit Lions OG Ross Verba (hamstring) could practice Wednesday, Oct. 18, and is questionable for Week 7.
--OG Rex Tucker: Detroit Lions OT Rex Tucker (knee) could practice Wednesday, Oct. 18, and is questionable for Week 7.
Defense
--DL Shaun Cody: Detroit Lions DT Shaun Cody (toe) will not play in the team's Week 7 game.
--LB Alex Lewis: Detroit Lions LB Alex Lewis (knee) could practice Wednesday, Oct. 18, and is doubtful for Week 7.
--LB Ernie Sims: Detroit Lions LB Ernie Sims (elbow) will have an MRI on his injured elbow Monday, Oct. 16. Sims is listed as day-to-day.
--SS Kenoy Kennedy: Detroit Lions SS Kenoy Kennedy (foot) could practice Wednesday, Oct. 18, and is doubtful for Week 7.

Green Bay Packers
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Robert Ferguson: Green Bay Packers WR Robert Ferguson (foot) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, and is questionable for the team's Week 7 game.
Defense
--LB Ben Taylor: Green Bay Packers LB Ben Taylor (hamstring) is expected to practice this week and could play Week 7.
--LB Abdul Hodge: Green Bay Packers LB Abdul Hodge (knee) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, and is unlikely to play Week 7.
--CB Will Blackmon: Green Bay Packers CB Will Blackmon (foot) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and could play Week 7 in a special teams role.

Houston Texans
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Zach Wiegert: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans OT Zach Wiegert (knee) is expected to play Week 7.
--OL Eric Winston: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans OT Eric Winston's (finger) status for Week 7 is unknown.
Defense
--DL Seth Payne: HoustonTexans.com reports Houston Texans DT Seth Payne (knee) will miss the rest of the 2006 season with a torn ACL.
--DL Antwan Peek: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans LB Antwan Peek's (hamstring) status for Week 7 is unknown.
--CB Demarcus Faggins: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans CB Demarcus Faggins (foot) will play Week 7.
--SS Glenn Earl: Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans SS Glenn Earl (neck) is expected to play Week 7.

Indianapolis Colts
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Brandon Stokley: Indianapolis Colts WR Brandon Stokley (ankle) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, and is not expected to play Week 7.
--TE Ben Utecht: Indianapolis Colts TE Ben Utecht (back) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, but is expected to play Week 7.
--C Jeff Saturday: Indianapolis Colts C Jeff Saturday (back) is expected to play in the team's Week 7 game.
--OG Ryan Lilja: Indianapolis Colts OG Ryan Lilja (knee) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--OG Dylan Gandy: Indianapolis Colts OG Dylan Gandy (abdomen) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--OT Ryan Diem: Indianapolis Colts OT Ryan Diem (thumb) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--OT Jake Scott: Indianapolis Colts OG Jake Scott (knee) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
Defense
--DL Dwight Freeney: Indianapolis Colts DE Dwight Freeney (buttock, shoulder) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, but is expected to play Week 7.
--DL Montae Reagor: Indianapolis Colts DT Montae Reagor (knee) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, but is expected to play Week 7.
--DL Dan Klecko: Indianapolis Colts DT Dan Klecko (back) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--DL Josh Thomas: Indianapolis Colts DE Josh Thomas (hip) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--DL Darrell Reid: Indianapolis Colts DT Darrell Reid (elbow) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--LB Gary Brackett: Indianapolis Colts LB Gary Brackett (thigh) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--LB Freddie Keiaho: Indianapolis Colts LB Freddie Keiaho (knee) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--CB Nick Harper: Indianapolis Colts CB Nick Harper (groin) is not expected to play in the team's Week 7 game.
--CB Marlin Jackson: Indianapolis Colts CB Marlin Jackson (concussion) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--CB Kelvin Hayden: Indianapolis Colts CB Kelvin Hayden (groin) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--CB Tim Jennings: Indianapolis Colts CB Tim Jennings (knee) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, and is expected to play Week 7.
--FS Bob Sanders: Indianapolis Colts FS Bob Sanders (knee) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, and is not expected to play Week 7.
Special Teams
--PK Adam Vinatieri: Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (groin) practiced Monday, Oct. 16, though his status for the team's Week 7 game is uncertain.

Jacksonville Jaguars
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Maurice Jones-Drew: Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew (leg) missed practice Monday, Oct. 16, but he is expected to play in Week 7.
--WR Matt Jones: Jacksonville Jaguars WR Matt Jones (groin) missed practice Monday, Oct. 16, but will do some running later this week despite a groin injury. Jones is not sure whether he will play in Week 7.
Defense
--DL Marcus Stroud: Jacksonville Jaguars DT Marcus Stroud (ankle) did not practice Monday, Oct. 16, but he expects to play in Week 7.
--DL Marcellus Wiley: Jacksonville Jaguars DL Marcellus Wiley (groin) missed practice Monday, Oct. 16, but he hopes to play in Week 7 despite a groin injury. Wiley is realistically targeting Week 8 as a return date.

Kansas City Chiefs
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Trent Green: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs QB Trent Green (concussion) will not play Week 7 against the San Diego Chargers.
--RB Michael Bennett: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs RB Michael Bennett (hamstring) is unlikely to play Week 7 against the San Diego Chargers.
--FB Ronnie Cruz: Elizabeth Merrill, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs FB Ronnie Cruz (knee) suffered a knee injury in the team's Week 6 game. Cruz is expected to undergo X-rays to determine the severity of the injury.
--WR Dante' Hall: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs WR Dante' Hall (hip) will be probable for the Week 7 game.
--TE Kris Wilson: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs FB Ronnie Cruz (knee) will miss the rest of the 2006 season with a knee injury. He is scheduled for surgery Monday, Oct. 16 and will leave the team without another true fullback. TE Kris Wilson will get snaps at the position, but the team will likely bring in some fullbacks for workouts.
--OT Will Svitek: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs OT Will Svitek (knee) will not play Week 7 against the San Diego Chargers.
Defense
--LB Rich Scanlon: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs LB Rich Scanlon (knee) will not play Week 7 against the San Diego Chargers.
--CB Benny Sapp: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs CB Benny Sapp (knee) will not play Week 7 against the San Diego Chargers.

Miami Dolphins
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Daunte Culpepper: Miami Dolphins QB Daunte Culpepper (knee) will probably serve as the team's No. 3 quarterback during the Week 7 game.
--WR Marty Booker: Miami Dolphins head coach Nick Saban is optimistic WR Marty Booker (chest) will be able to practice Wednesday, Oct. 18 and possibly play Week 7.
--TE Justin Peelle: Miami Dolphins TE Justin Peelle (knee) might play in the Week 7 game, according to head coach Nick Saban.
--TE Randy McMichael: Miami Dolphins TE Randy McMichael (ribs) did not re-aggravate his injury Sunday, Oct. 15 and should start the Week 7 game.
Defense
--LB Derrick Pope: Miami Dolphins LB Derrick Pope (hamstring) might play in the Week 7 game, according to head coach Nick Saban.
--CB Andre' Goodman: Miami Dolphins CB Andre' Goodman (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury Week 6 and left the locker room with his left arm in a sling. Head coach Nick Saban said Goodman was the worst off of any of the team's injured players and his availability for Week 7 is in doubt.
--CB Travis Daniels: Miami Dolphins CB Travis Daniels (knee) will be re-evaluated Wednesday, Oct. 18 to determine if he will be able to return to practice.

Minnesota Vikings
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Tarvaris Jackson: Minnesota Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson (knee) will return to practice this week leading up to Week 7 and will serve as the emergency third-string quarterback. Jackson had been sidelined with a knee injury.

New England Patriots
Current Updates
Offense
--FB Patrick Pass: Mike Reiss, of the Boston Globe, reports New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has said RB Patrick Pass (foot) will not be taken off the physically-unable-to-perform list and added to the active roster Tuesday, Oct. 17, when he would be eligible to do so.
--TE Daniel Graham: Michael Parente, of the Woonsocket Call, reports New England Patriots TE Daniel Graham (ankle) said his ankle feels better after taking a week off to rest it.
--C Nick Kaczur: Albert Breer, of the Boston Herald, reports New England Patriots OL Nick Kaczur (shoulder) was not on the practice field while the media had access to the field Monday, Oct. 16.

New Orleans Saints
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Deuce McAllister: New Orleans Saints RB Deuce McAllister (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury during Week 6, but should be ready to play in Week 8. The Saints have a Bye for Week 7.
--WR Devery Henderson: New Orleans Saints WR Devery Henderson (shoulder) was inactive during Week 6 despite practicing the past two weeks. Henderson has been nursing a shoulder injury.
--TE Ernie Conwell: New Orleans Saints TE Ernie Conwell (knee) suffered a knee injury during Week 6 and will undergo tests later this week to determine the severity of his condition. Conwell will be re-evaluated during the club’s Bye in Week 7.
Defense
--CB Curtis Deloatch: New Orleans Saints CB Curtis Deloatch (hamstring) was inactive during Week 6 despite practicing for the past two weeks. Deloatch has been nursing a hamstring injury.

New York Giants
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Brandon Jacobs: Michael Eisen, of Giants.com, reports New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs (stinger) suffered a stinger during Week 6. Jacobs’ status for Week 7 has yet to be determined.
--FB Derrick Ward: Michael Eisen, of Giants.com, reports New York Giants RB Derrick Ward (foot) continues to recover from a foot injury that has sidelined him in recent weeks. Ward’s status for Week 7 has yet to be determined.
--WR Sinorice Moss: Michael Eisen, of Giants.com, reports New York Giants WR Sinorice Moss (quadriceps) is expected to do some more individual work during practice this week leading up to Week 7 as he attempts to return from a quadriceps injury, according to head coach Tom Coughlin.
Defense
--LB Carlos Emmons: Aron Angel, of Giants.com, reports New York Giants LB Brandon Short, who replaced LB Carlos Emmons (pectoral) in the starting lineup, recorded two sacks and one forced fumble during Week 6 versus the Atlanta Falcons.
--LB Brandon Short: Aron Angel, of Giants.com, reports New York Giants LB Brandon Short, who replaced LB Carlos Emmons (pectoral) in the starting lineup, recorded two sacks and one forced fumble during Week 6 versus the Atlanta Falcons.
--CB Jason Bell: Michael Eisen, of Giants.com, reports New York Giants S Jason Bell (concussion) suffered a slight concussion during Week 6. Bell’s status for Week 7 has yet to be determined.
--SS Gibril Wilson: Michael Eisen, of Giants.com, reports the status of New York Giants S Gibril Wilson (toe) is uncertain heading into Week 7 due to a toe injury.

New York Jets
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Curtis Martin: Randy Lange, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets RB Curtis Martin (knee) could begin practicing with the team Oct. 29, after the Week 8 game against the Cleveland Browns. Martin has been on the team's Physically Unable to Perform list all year and the team will have a three-week window to place him on their active list. Head coach Eric Mangini said, "We're going to just see how it goes. I've felt good about his progress and his approach throughout the whole thing. You just can't ask for a better approach and a better person. He's been great and working really hard at it."

Oakland Raiders
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Justin Fargas: Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury during Week 6, but had it popped back into place and missed the second half of Sunday's game, Oct. 15. Fargas hopes to play in Week 7, but he will likely be sidelined this week. If Fargas were unable to play, RB ReShard Lee would serve as the No. 2 RB this week.
--RB ReShard Lee: Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury during Week 6, but had it popped back into place and missed the second half of Sunday's game, Oct. 15. Fargas hopes to play in Week 7, but he will likely be sidelined this week. If Fargas were unable to play, RB ReShard Lee would serve as the No. 2 RB this week.
--OT Langston Walker: Steve Corkran, of the Contra Costa Times, reports Oakland Raiders OT Langston Walker (concussion) suffered a concussion in the team's Week 6 game.
Defense
--CB Fabian Washington: Oakland Raiders CB Fabian Washington (hamstring) will attempt to practice this week and expects to play in Week 7 despite a hamstring injury.

Philadelphia Eagles
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Donte' Stallworth: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports the status of Philadelphia Eagles WR Donte' Stallworth (hamstring) is uncertain heading into Week 7. Stallworth did not play Week 6 due to a hamstring injury.
--WR Reggie Brown: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles WR Reggie Brown (quadriceps) was able to play in Week 6 despite a quadriceps injury.
--OG Todd Herremans: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports the status of Philadelphia Eagles OG Todd Herremans (knee) is uncertain heading into Week 7. Herremans suffered a knee injury during Week 6 and briefly left the game, before returning to the field.
Defense
--DL Darren Howard: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles DE Darren Howard (groin) suffered a groin injury during Week 6 and is currently day-to-day heading into Week 7.
--LB Shawn Barber: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles LB Shawn Barber (neck) suffered a strained neck during Week 6 and is currently day-to-day heading into Week 7.
--CB Roderick Hood: Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports the status of Philadelphia Eagles CB Roderick Hood (heel) is uncertain heading into Week 7. Hood did not play Week 6 due to a heel injury.

San Diego Chargers
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Shane Olivea: San Diego Chargers OT Shane Olivea (knee) will practice and play in Week 7 despite a knee injury suffered during Week 6.
--OT Roman Oben: San Diego Chargers OT Roman Oben (foot) is eligible to return to practice this week after being placed on the PUP list with a foot injury earlier this year.
--OT Marcus McNeill: San Diego Chargers OT Marcus McNeill (hand) underwent surgery Monday, Oct. 16, to insert a pin into his injured right hand; an operation similar to the one performed on his left hand earlier this year. McNeill is expected to practice and play this week leading into Week 7.
Defense
--LB Tim Dobbins: San Diego Chargers LB Tim Dobbins (ribs) will be eased into practice this week leading up to Week 7 due to a rib injury.
--FS Bhawoh Jue: San Diego Chargers S Bhawoh Jue (knee) will be eased into practice this week leading up to Week 7 due to a knee injury.

San Francisco 49ers
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Vernon Davis: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis (leg) will not be able to play in the Week 8 game following their Bye in Week 7, and head coach Mike Nolan said it’s possible Davis will not be available until a Nov. 12 game versus the Detroit Lions.
--OG Larry Allen: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers OG Larry Allen (knee) sat out Week 6, but is expected to return to the lineup in Week 8. The club has a Bye in Week 7.
--OT Jonas Jennings: Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers OT Jonas Jennings (wrist) is expected to return for Week 8 after undergoing surgery last week to repair a wrist injury. The club has a Bye in Week 7.

Seattle Seahawks
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Shaun Alexander: Updating a previous report, Sports Illustrated’s Peter King reports Seattle Seahawks RB Shaun Alexander (foot) is expected to miss two more games due to a broken foot. It was previously reported that Alexander would be ready to play in Week 7.
--WR Bobby Engram: Mike Sando, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports the Seattle Seahawks hope to have WR Bobby Engram (illness) back in time for the Week 8 game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
--TE Jerramy Stevens: Mike Sando, of Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks TE Jerramy Stevens (knee) is expected to play Week 7, but it will depend on how his knee feels.

St. Louis Rams
Current Updates
Offense
--FB Paul Smith: St. Louis Rams FB Paul Smith (eye) is expected to miss another four weeks with an eye injury.
--FB Madison Hedgecock: St. Louis Rams FB Madison Hedgecock (thumb) is scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday, Oct. 17, to repair a broken right thumb suffered Week 6. Hedgecock plans to return for the team's Week 8 game.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Chris Simms: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Chris Simms (spleen) will not play in Week 7.
--QB Luke McCown: Katherine Smith, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Luke McCown (knee) will practice Wednesday, Oct. 18 after serving six weeks on the Physically Unable to Perform list. The Buccaneers will have 21 days to evaluate his progress.
--C John Wade: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers C John Wade (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during practice Monday, Oct. 16, but should play in Week 7. Wade is listed as probable this week.
Defense
--CB Brian Kelly: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Brian Kelly (turf toe) is listed as doubtful for Week 7 due to turf toe.

Tennessee Titans
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Travis Henry: Les Carpenter, of the Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins CB Shawn Springs (groin), who made his season debut in Week 6 after being sidelined with a groin injury, was critical of his team’s performance Sunday, Oct. 15 versus the Tennessee Titans. "The biggest thing is we need to find guys who want to go out and whup somebody," said Springs. When asked if this meant he thought the team was too soft, he shook his head. "Softness isn't the word," Springs said. "You have to be able to do something good, you've got to explode and go make plays." Titans RB Travis Henry rushed for 178 yards against the Redskins Sunday.
--WR Drew Bennett: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans WR Drew Bennett (ankle) is expected to be limited during practice this week due to an ankle injury. The club has a Bye in Week 7.
--WR David Givens: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans WR David Givens (thumb) is not expected to practice this week leading into the club’s Bye due to a thumb injury, but he could return to practice next week.
--WR Brandon Jones: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans WR Brandon Jones (sternum) suffered a bruised sternum during Week 6 and could miss practice time heading into the club’s Bye in Week 7.
--WR Roydell Williams: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans WR Roydell Williams (finger) fractured a finger during Week 6 and the injury could require surgery to have a pin inserted into the finger. If Williams undergoes the operation, he could miss several weeks of action.
--OG Benji Olson: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans OG Benji Olson (ankle) is expected to be limited during practice this week due to an ankle injury. The club has a Bye in Week 7.
--OG Zach Piller: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans OG Zach Piller (ankle) remains out indefinitely due to an ankle injury. The club has a Bye in Week 7.
Defense
--DL Travis LaBoy: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans DE Travis LaBoy (back, elbow) is expected to be limited during practice this week due to back and elbow injuries. The club has a Bye in Week 7.
--LB Ken Amato: Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans LB Ken Amato (quadriceps) is expected to be limited during practice this week due to a quadriceps injury. The club has a Bye in Week 7.

Washington Redskins
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Mark Brunell: ESPNews reports Washington Redskins QB Mark Brunell (toe) had a toenail removed during the second half of the Week 6 game versus the Tennessee Titans Sunday, Oct. 15.
--WR David Patten: Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins WR David Patten (thigh) missed the Week 6 game and his status for Week 7 is unknown.
Defense
--DL Cornelius Griffin: Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins DL Cornelius Griffin (hip) missed the Week 6 game and his status for Week 7 is unknown.
--DL Joe Salave'a: Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins DL Joe Salave'a (calf) missed the Week 6 game and his status for Week 7 is unknown.
--CB Shawn Springs: Les Carpenter, of the Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins CB Shawn Springs (groin), who made his season debut in Week 6 after being sidelined with a groin injury, was critical of his team’s performance Sunday, Oct. 15 versus the Tennessee Titans. "The biggest thing is we need to find guys who want to go out and whup somebody," said Springs. When asked if this meant he thought the team was too soft, he shook his head. "Softness isn't the word," Springs said. "You have to be able to do something good, you've got to explode and go make plays." Titans RB Travis Henry rushed for 178 yards against the Redskins Sunday.
--CB Carlos Rogers: Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins CB Carlos Rogers (thumb) broke his thumb during the Week 6 game and might need surgery. His status for the Week 7 game is unknown.

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