Not much on the injury report to note. LB Adam Seward and DE Hilee Taylor still out, everybody else well. FS Charles Godfrey was excused to deal with an illness in the family.
You can sense a theme this week is going to be putting Monday's win behind them. Panthers coach John Fox called up his elders after practice (he didn't want to discuss their conversation), but it's clear he was looking for them to spread the word through the locker room. This is a focus week, with a non-conference foe coming in the week after the biggest regular season win in years.
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It's probably not, however, a reaction to T Jeremy Bridges getting arrested. He was back on the practice field Wednesday, and they're still in the "gathering information" mode. Fox invoked "innocent until proven guilty," so they're not ready to issue any verdicts on a possible suspension or deactivation.