Injury update

Clifton has sore shoulder; Tauscher expected to play Thursday

-- LT Chad Clifton received treatment Monday for a shoulder stinger he sustained toward the end of the first half of the 17-9 win over Detroit on Sunday. Clifton returned to play the entire second half. He is probable for Thursday night's game against Minnesota.

—- WR Donald Driver aggravated a shoulder injury in the second quarter Sunday but finished the game. He is probable for the upcoming game.

—CB Charles Woodson aggravated his chronic shoulder injury in the first quarter Sunday but also finished the game. Accustomed to having most of a full practice week off, Woodson won't practice Tuesday on the short week but is probable for the game.

—- RT Mark Tauscher will practice Tuesday and likely will return to the starting lineup Thursday after missing the last five games because of a severe groin injury. Tauscher, who returned to practice last week, is probable for the game.

—- FS Nick Collins also is probable for Thursday with a shoulder injury he sustained Sunday.

—- TE David Martin is questionable for the next game after aggravating a ribs injury in the second half Sunday.

—- WR Ruvell Martin is expected to practice Tuesday and is considered probable for Thursday. Martin was deactivated Sunday after suffering a bruised chest at San Francisco on Dec. 10.

—- S Atari Bigby, who didn't play Sunday because of a hamstring injury, is questionable for Thursday.

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