Citing a source with knowledge of Ben Roethlisberger's injuries, ESPN's Bob Holtzman reported Wednesday that "right now there's less than a 50 percent chance" of Big Ben playing in Week 13.
Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, wrist) was downgraded to out for Week 13 against the Packers.
Charles Clay (knee, questionable) did not travel with the team to Oakland because of the expected birth of his child.
Jeremy Maclin (groin) was downgraded to out for Week 13 against the Falcons.
ESPN's Field Yates reports Patriots DT Alan Branch won his appeal of a four-game suspension for violating the substance-abuse policy.
ESPN's Mike Reiss expects the Patriots to use more three-receiver packages with Rob Gronkowski (back) sidelined.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Thomas Rawls will "get the ball quite a bit" Week 13 against the Panthers.
Lions DE Ziggy Ansah said he thinks the ankle injury he suffered Week 2 will hamper him "all year."
Michael Crabtree (ankle) is questionable for Week 13 against the Bills.
Latavius Murray (ankle) is questionable for Week 13 against the Bills.
Martellus Bennett (ankle, shoulder) is questionable for Week 13 against the Rams.
Julian Edelman (foot) is questionable for Week 13 against the Rams.