ESPN's Adam Schefter confirms Charles Sims (knee) and Doug Martin (hamstring) will both be sidelined for Monday Night Football.
Bucs listed both Charles Sims (knee) and Doug Martin (hamstring) as doubtful for Week 5 against the Panthers.
Charles Sims (knee) is not practicing Saturday.
Bucs coach Dirk Koetter told Sirius XM Radio that Charles Sims (knee) will be a game-time decision for Week 5 against the Panthers.
Charles Sims (knee) remained sidelined at Friday's practice.
Charles Sims (knee) was absent from Bucs practice Thursday.
Charles Sims is dealing with a right knee injury.
Charles Sims (undisclosed) was not at practice Tuesday.
Bucs coach Dirk Koetter suggested Charles Sims' role could be reduced this week.
Charles Sims rushed 15 times for 28 yards in the Bucs' Week 4 loss to the Broncos, adding two catches for seven additional yards.
Charles Sims took the rock 13 times for 55 yards and a touchdown in Tampa's Week 3 loss to the Rams, catching 6-of-8 targets for 69 yards.
Bucs No. 2 back Jacquizz Rodgers told reporters he only plans to enter Sunday's game "when Charles Sims gets tired."
The Tampa Bay Times' Greg Auman expects Charles Sims and Jacquizz Rodgers to "split the duties" in the Bucs' backfield with Doug Martin (hamstring) out.
Charles Sims rushed nine times for 24 yards in Tampa's Week 2 loss to the Cardinals, adding three receptions for four yards.