"We could probably push through it, but let's give him a week. It's probably in his best interests," Ravens coach Brian Billick said Thursday morning. "That means everybody is going to play."
Meanwhile, nickel back Tom Knight was downgraded from questionable to doubtful because of an ankle injury.
Because starting cornerback Corey Fuller is still questionable with leg injuries, free safety Gary Baxter will have to be ready to shift over Raymond Walls and Lamont Brightful will be needed as reserves.
"At the end of the day, we'd like to have Corey get 35, maybe 40 snaps, tops," Billick said. "Right now because of where is physically, he's ready to go, but we want to keep those snaps to a minimum."
Wide receiver Marcus Robinson was added to the injury report with a chest ailment and is listed as questionable.
QUICK HITS: The Ravens practiced during the holiday, but were excused earlier than usual in the afternoon. … As payment for a lost wager on the annual Stanford-Cal game, quarterbacks and receivers coach David Shaw, who played flanker at Stanford, wore rookie quarterback Kyle Boller's Cal jersey to Thursday's workout.
Aaron Wilson writes for the Carroll County Times.