First the Chiefs news. Looks like Matt Gutierrez will be seeing some time tonight.
Thigpen hasn't practiced since last Saturday's 16-10 loss to the Houston Texans. The thought has been, at least for most people, that he was a little dinged up last week and needed a few days off to recuperate.
But the Chiefs aren't required to release any injury information so, of course, we've been left to speculate.
Missing from that list is former Chiefs DE Jared Allen, who will dress. It's still unknown if he'll play.
But back to Thigpen's status.
He had a 12 yard run late in the fourth quarter of the Texans game where he was hit pretty hard out of bounds. He appeared a little slow getting up but continued to stay in the game. That's my best guess for when or where an injury might have occurred.
We're quickly approaching game time. Chris will post the open thread around 6:30ish CST.