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Saints vs. Buccaneers 2012 injury report: Carl Nicks, Vincent Jackson limited in practice

Left guard Carl Nicks was limited in practice for the second straight day as the Buccaneers prepare to host New Orleans on Sunday.

Tim Heitman-US PRESSWIRE

Tampa Bay Buccaneers guard Carl Nicks was limited in practice Thursday, according to the official injury report. It's the second straight day he was limited with a foot injury.

The two-time Pro Bowler has started all five games for the Buccaneers this season. Since being drafted by the New Orleans Saints in 2008, the left guard has played in all 69 games.

Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson was also listed on the injury report for the first time Thursday.

Jackson, 29, is in his first season with the Buccaneers. He has caught 20 passes for 370 yards and four touchdowns in five games this year.

For the New Orleans Saints, their injury report is a lot lengthier.

Tight end Jimmy Graham was limited Thursday after not practicing at all Wednesday. Graham is working through an ankle injury.

Guard Jahri Evans (toe) and cornerback Jabari Greer (groin) both practiced fully Thursday after being limited Wednesday.

Linebackers David Hawthorne (hamstring) and Scott Shanle (illness) were the only Saints who did not practice Thursday.

Running back Travaris Cadet (shoulder), linebacker Jonathan Casillas (neck), defensive end Turk McBride (ankle) and wide receiver Lance Moore (hamstring) all practiced fully Thursday.

Kickoff is scheduled for 1 p.m. ET Sunday on FOX.

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