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- Pat Yasinskas of ESPN believes Tampa Bay will keep Lovie Smith in place as their head coach next season, despite the poor record.
- HC Bruce Arians said LT Jared Veldheer sustained a sprained ankle on Sunday, but is “hopeful” he will be available for Week 14. (Kent Somers)
- RT Austin Pasztor tore his hamstring in Week 13 and will likely miss the rest of the season. (Ryan O’Halloran)
- QB Blake Bortles is experiencing shoulder inflammation in addition to sustaining a left-ankle sprain during Week 13, but he will be able to practice and play in Week 14. (John Oehser)