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Austin Hooper, Devonta Freeman out for Buccaneers-Falcons 

Also, strong safety Kemal Ishmael (concussion) was ruled out previously this week and rookie cornerback Kendall Sheffield (illness) missed practice Friday, but is expected to play Sunday.

Hooper suffered an MCL strain and could miss up to four games, according to NFL media. Freeman suffered a foot sprain. Both injuries were incurred in the win over the Saints on Nov. 10. 

Hooper was replaced in the lineup by Luke Stocker and Jaeden Graham in the 29-3 win over the Panthers on Sunday. Stocker played 43 of 65 offensive snaps (66%) and Graham played 34 of 65 (52%).

Freeman will be replaced in the lineup by Brian Hill, Kenjon Barner and rookie Qadree Ollison, who scored a touchdown on his first NFL carry.

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