Jesse Palmer will most likely get another opportunity to show his skills as starter Kerry Collins (ankle) is doubtful again. Tight end Jeremy Shockey (knee) is also doubtful and wide receiver Ike Hilliard (knee) is questionable.
For the Panthers, the defensive side of the ball is banged up with cornerback Terry Cousin doubtful with a leg injury and defensive tackle Brentson Buckner and defensive end Mike Rucker questionable with injured knees. Running back Stephen Davis (ankle) is also questionable.
DOUBTFUL: CB Terry Cousin (leg)
QUESTIONABLE: DT Brentson Buckner (knee); RB Stephen Davis (ankle); C Jeff Mitchell (groin); DE Mike Rucker (knee)
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OUT: LB Wesly Mallard (knee)
DOUBTFUL: QB Kerry Collins (ankle); TE Marcellus Rivers (knee); TE Jeremy Shockey (knee)
QUESTIONABLE: WR Ike Hilliard (knee); CB Kato Serwanga (knee/ankle)
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