Even though coach John Fox said he's "still holding out hope," it doesn't look good for the offensive line to get back together this weekend.
After missing practice again Friday, C Ryan Kalil and RT Jeff Otah are listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against New Orleans. Both are battling ankle sprains.
Otah tried to practice Wednesday, as he did last Thursday and Friday, but to no apparent avail. Looks like he'll miss his third straight game. At this point, with two more games before the bye, they might be wise to let him rest until November to make sure his problem doesn't flair up again.
As expected, WR D.J. Hackett is listed as out (MCL sprain), which is sort of funny considering he was listed as doubtful a week ago. RB Jonathan Stewart (illness) and LB Adam Seward (hamstring) are questionable. Stewart's got a stomach thing, and they expect him to be fine by Sunday.