Anquan Boldin didn’t suffer any setbacks while playing on a high right ankle sprain during the Cardinals’ 24-17 victory over the Giants on Sunday night, and the three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver is expected to play against the Panthers this weekend, Arizona coach Ken Whisenhunt told me.
Boldin also is expected to go through an increased practice load, compared to last week, when he worked out on a limited basis on Friday only.
“He was sore after the game, but we think he’ll work through that,” Whisenhunt said in a phone interview. “We think he’ll do a little bit more this week. We’ll manage that with practice, and hopefully he’ll continue to heal rapidly.”