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NFL notebook: Bucs WR Godwin still in concussion protocol; WR Evans will play Sunday

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New Orleans Saints free safety Marcus Williams (43) commits pass interference as Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans (13) tries to catch a pass in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians says wide receiver Chris Godwin is still in the concussion protocol despite returning to practice today’s

The team will see what happens tomorrow, but Arians considers him to be doubtful for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers.

Godwin’s fellow receiver Mike Evans (hamstring) is off the injury report and will play on Sunday.

Kittle out vs. Jets

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle (knee) is out for Sunday’s game against the New York Jets.

As for the Jets, wide receiver Jamison Crowder (hamstring) won’t play Sunday.

More NFL news and updates

— The Los Angeles Rams and wide receiver Robert Woods have reached an agreement on a four-year, $68M extension that includes $32M guaranteed.

— Former Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman is in Philadelphia for a visit with the Eagles and will workout for them.

— Detroit Lions wise receiver Kenny Golladay (hamstring) is officially out for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers.

— Indianapolis Colts tight end Jack Doyle (ankle/knee) has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against Minnesota, while the Vikings will be without rookie cornerback Cameron Dantzler (rib).

— Tennessee Titans wide receiver AJ Brown (knee) has officially been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

— The Panthers have signed former Arizona Cardinals fourth-round wise receiver Hakeem Butler to their practice squad.

— Cincinnati Bengals head coach Zac Taylor said tight end CJ Uzomah tore his Achilles in last night’s loss to the Cleveland Browns and will miss the rest of the season.

— The Cardinals signed veteran kicker Mike Nugent to their practice squad.

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