CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Jan. 18, 2006) -- Carolina defensive end Julius Peppers was one of seven players to miss practice as the Panthers prepared to play Seattle in the NFC championship.
Peppers injured his shoulder in the third quarter of Carolina's win over Chicago when he knocked Thomas Jones out of bounds to prevent him from scoring a touchdown. Peppers left the game and did not return, and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game.
Also missing practice were fullback Brad Hoover (ankle), center Jeff Mitchell (knee), defensive tackle Kindal Moorehead (ankle), guard Tutan Reyes (toe), defensive tackle Jordan Carstens (illness) and safety Mike Minter (wrist).
All are listed as questionable except for Carstens and Minter, who are probable.