Panthers WR Smith probable with dislocated finger

Updated: December 20, 2013

Charlotte, NC ( – Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve
Smith, who missed practice Thursday after dislocating his middle finger
Wednesday, is listed as probable for Sunday’s NFC South showdown with New

Smith practiced Friday in a limited capacity. He hasn’t missed a game in three

The 34-year-old Smith has caught 63 passes for 701 yards and four touchdowns
in 14 games this season.

Running back Jonathan Stewart, who suffered a slight MCL tear in his right
knee against New Orleans in Week 14, will miss his second straight game.

The Panthers and Saints both enter Sunday’s game with 10-4 records.