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NFL Injury Report:
the Seattle Seahawks travel to the east coast to visit the Carolina Panthers.
As of Thursday evening, there are still several players whose game status is up
in the air. Perhaps the most important is defensive end Cliff Avril, who was
acquired by Seattle during the offseason via free agency.
previously played for the Detroit Lions where he wreaked havoc off the edge in
pass rushing situations. With fellow defensive end Chris Clemons officially “out”
for week 1—and Bruce Irvin serving a four-game suspension for performance
enhancing drugs—Avril would give the Seahawks a reliable pass-rushing option on
Below is a
list of Seattle’s injured players and their health status as of Thursday
Avril (hamstring) - Full Practice Participant
Bowie (shoulder) - Did Not Participate in Practice
Browner (hamstring) - Did Not Participate in Practice (Limited Wednesday)
Clemons (knee) - Did Not Participate in Practice
Hill (biceps) - Did Not Participate in Practice
McDaniel (groin) - Full Practice Participant
Mebane (groin) - Full Practice Participant
Rice (knee) - Full Practice Participant
Williams (head) - Full Practice Participant
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