Panthers WR Smith probable with dislocated finger
Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - 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 Orleans.
Smith practiced Friday in a limited capacity. He hasn't missed a game in three years.
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.
12/20 13:29:02 ET