Following another bout with the injury bug, the Lions may be playing the Cardinals and the Patriots without Warford and Waddle.
Detroit Lions offensive lineman LaAdrian Waddle kept playing after banging his head on the ground late in last week’s victory over the New Orleans Saints, even though the team knew a concussion was possible.
In Waddle’s absence, the Lions have used Garrett Reynolds and Cornelius Lucas.
Lions safety James Ihedigbo is inactive and will miss his third straight game to start the season when Detroit hosts Green Bay on Sunday.
Detroit Lions offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle has been ruled out of Sunday’s game at Carolina because of a calf injury.
Waddle started Monday night’s victory over the New York Giants but was hurt in the first half. Ihedigbo missed the opener and is doubtful this weekend with a neck injury.
With Bentley out for the year, the Lions will likely be making some acquisition at the position soon.
The Lions released an updated depth chart Monday, revealing expected starters for their upcoming season opener on Monday Night Football.
The Detroit Lions offensive line turned out much better than most outside the organization expected, and the Lions now have reason to be more confident in the unit than ever.
The extra reps everyone got early in the year, while looked on early as signs of instability, have proved vital down the stretch.