Evening AFC West news and notes
December, 24, 2009
By Bill Williamson | ESPN.com
San Diego center Nick Hardwick is listed as questionable at Tennessee on Friday. He has practiced all week. Hardwick hasn’t played since Week 1 because of an ankle injury.
- San Diego linebacker Shawne Merriman did not practice all week, but was listed as probable. He has a nagging foot injury that the team wants him to rest during the week
- In Denver, Eddie Royal, who has neck/head injuries, was limited in practice Thursday. He did not practice Wednesday. Denver linebacker D.J. Williams was limited in practice with an ankle injury. He did not practice Wednesday.
- Kansas City defensive end Glenn Dorsey (knee) and cornerback Brandon Flowers (shoulder) practiced fully Thursday after being limited Wednesday.
- Oakland fullback Luke Lawton was suspended for four games for using a banned substance. His suspension will last until Week 3 of next season. Lawton is a backup.