Carolina (2nd - NFCS) at Pittsburgh (4th - AFCN)

Matchup Details
Thu, Aug 28 - Heinz Field
KICK OFF - 7:30 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Carolina 1-21-2-01-10-12-1-0
Pittsburgh 1-21-2-01-00-21-2-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Carolina
PPlayerStatusNotes
QBC. Newton
Prob Week 1
Ribs
08/27/14
Newton has a hairline rib fracture but is expected to be ready for Week 1 against the Buccaneers.
RBJ. Stewart
Ques Week 1
Hamstring
07/28/14
Stewart pulled his hamstring prior to training camp and his status is questionable for Week 1 against the Buccaneers.
WRD. Presley
Out indefinitely
Leg
08/27/14
Presley has been placed on the PUP list after undergoing surgery to repair a fracture in his leg.
GE. Kugbila
out for season
Back
08/21/14
Kugbila has undergone spinal surgery and will miss the entire 2014 season.
DEF. Alexander
Elig Week 5
Suspension
05/11/14
Alexander will serve a four-game suspension at the beginning of the regular season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. He will be eligible to return against the Bears for their Week 5 matchup.
QBM. Blanchard
I-R
Concussion
08/27/14
Blanchard has been placed on injured reserve due to a concussion.
CK. Matthews
I-R
Shoulder
08/27/14
Matthews is suffering from a shoulder injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotes
RBL. Bell
Ques Week 1
Personal
08/21/14
Bell is dealing with legal issues and could be subject to discipline. He is questionable for Week 1 against the Browns.
RBL. Blount
Ques Week 1
Personal
08/21/14
Blount is under investigation for possession of marijuana and is questionable to be available for Week 1 against the Browns.
LSG. Warren
Ques Week 1
Knee
08/16/14
Warren has a meniscus tear in his knee and is questionable to play Week 1 against the Browns.
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