9 Saints listed on injury report are probable for Sunday’s game vs. Tampa Bay

New Orleans Saints’ Rafael Bush (25) leaves the field after being injured against the Seattle Seahawks in the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Seattle. He is among nine Saints who are probable for Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund) ORG XMIT: OTK

After practicing fully on Thursday and Friday, nine Saints players listed on the injury report for Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome are probable, the team said.

They are TE Josh Hill (hamstring), RB Pierre Thomas (eye), S Rafael Bush (ankle), LB Keyunta Dawson (calf), LB Kevin Reddick (shoulder), QB Drew Brees (bruised right knee), T Terron Armstead (shoulder), WR Marques Colston (back) and G Jahri Evans (knee).

Hill, Bush and Dawson have, respectively, missed the past two, three and four games games.

In Tampa Bay, G Carl Nicks has been ruled out with a staph infection he’s been battling. DE Da’Quan Bowers was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury this week. LB Dekoda Watson (groin), S Mark Barron (hamstring) and Ka’Lial Glaud (knee) are questionable. G Davin Joseph (knee), LB Lavonte David (elbow) and DT Akeem Spence are probable.