- QB Andrew Luck put in another limited practice on Thursday along with WR T.Y. Hilton (groin). (Kevin Bowen)
- LB Jerrell Freeman returned to practice on Thursday on a limited basis. (Kevin Bowen)
“I think he’s where he needs to be, and we want to take the reins off him and let him rock,” Brown said, per David Helman.
- Panthers HC Ron Rivera said they will likely declare DE Jared Allen inactive for Sunday’s game. (Steve Reed)
- However, Rivera added that he’s confident in their young defensive ends and there’s no sense in rushing anything. (Steve Reed)
- Redskins HC Jay Gruden said WR DeSean Jackson felt a “twinge” in his hamstring after going for a deep ball during Thursday’s practice. (Liz Clarke)
- Jackson took himself out of practice and stayed out of the session. However, Gruden said they’re still hopeful to have Jackson back for Sunday’s game. (Liz Clarke)
- Titans sixth-round pick LB Deiontrez Mount suffered a torn ACL during Wednesday’s practice and will miss the remainder of the season. (Terry McCormick)