Coach Mike Tomlin confirmed that Byron Leftwich (ribs) is not an option to start Week 14 versus the Chargers.
DeAngelo Hall re-tore his Achilles' tendon while at home this week.
Jimmy Graham caught 7-of-7 targets for 83 yards and a touchdown in New Orleans' Week 9 win over the Panthers.
Mark Ingram rushed 30 times for 100 yards and two touchdowns in New Orleans' Week 9 win over the Panthers, adding a 10-yard reception.
Drew Brees completed 24-of-34 passes for 297 yards, one touchdown and one interception in New Orleans' 28-10, Week 9 win over the Panthers, also scoring a one-yard rushing touchdown.
Profootballtalk reports Panthers RE Greg Hardy's trial for domestic abuse has been postponed until after the season.
Trent Richardson (hamstring) is absent from the Week 9 injury report.
Ronnie Hillman (shoulder) remained limited on Thursday, but is expected to handle his "normal workload" in Sunday's game against the Patriots.
According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Bengals believe Giovani Bernard (hip) is "(going to) be ok."
The Colts are unsure if Reggie Wayne (elbow) will return for Monday's game against the Giants.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Panthers made "no progress" on a long-term deal with Cam Newton before the season started, but that both sides "hope to do it this offseason."
Doug Martin (ankle) remained sidelined at Bucs practice Thursday, but has shed his walking boot.