FANTASY FOOTBALL IN-SEASON FEATURES

Thursday Practice & Playing Status Report: Week 1
Whit Walters
September 6, 2012
 

This mid-week injury report will track all key fantasy player injuries and provide information from the team's daily practice reports. Be sure you check out our Priority News often during the week as all breaking player news will be posted there.

PLEASE NOTE: This report will be updated and released late on Thursdays, after the teams begin completing their practices and the NFL releases the official injury report for the day. Teams playing on Monday night don't release injury reports until after Thursday practice and teams on the west coast often report their injuries late.

ARIZONA
WR Andre Roberts - (Ankle) Added to the injury report after being limited in practice Thursday, but expected to play.
TE Rob Housler - (Hamstring) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

ATLANTA
RB Jason Snelling - (Calf) Limited in practice Wednesday but participated fully Thursday and expected to play.

BALTIMORE
No injuries of fantasy note.

BUFFALO
WR Steve Johnson - (Groin) Limited in practice Wednesday and rested on Thursday, but expected to play.
WR Brad Smith - (Groin) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.

CAROLINA
RB Jonathan Stewart - (Ankle) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Steve Smith - (Foot) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

CHICAGO
No injuries of fantasy note.

CINCINNATI
QB Andy Dalton - (Right Biceps) Practiced fully Thursday and expected to start.
RB Bernard Scott
- (Hand) Didn't practice Thursday and will not play.
TE Jermaine Gresham - (Knee) Practiced fully Thursday and expected to play.

CLEVELAND
RB Trent Richardson - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.
TE Benjamin Watson - (Thigh) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.

DALLAS
Played Wednesday night.

DENVER
No injuries of fantasy note.

DETROIT
No injuries of fantasy note.

GREEN BAY
RB James Starks - (Toe) Out this week. Cedric Benson is the starter.

HOUSTON
RB Adrian Foster - (Knee) Added to the injury report after being limited in practice Thursday, but expected to play.
RB Ben Tate - (Head) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
WR Andre Johnson - (Chest) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
TE Owen Daniels - (Illness) Held out of practice Thursday due to illness but expected to play.

INDIANAPOLIS
RB Delone Carter - (Chest) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
RB Mewelde Moore - (Chest) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
WR T.Y. Hilton - (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.
WR Austin Collie - (Head) Practiced fully Wednesday and limited Thursday, but expected to play.

JACKSONVILLE
WR Justin Blackmon - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full speed Thursday and expected to play.

KANSAS CITY
No injuries of fantasy note.

MIAMI
WE Brian Hartline - (Calf) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

MINNESOTA
RB Adrian Peterson - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain. Toby Gerhart is expected to carry the load.
TE John Carlson - (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

NEW ENGLAND
RB Shane Vereen - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

NEW ORLEANS
WR Marques Colston - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday but expected to play.

NEW YORK GIANTS
Played Wednesday night.

NEW YORK JETS
WR Santonio Holmes - (Ribs) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
TE Dustin Keller - (Hamstring) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday. His playing status is uncertain.

OAKLAND
WR Denarius Moore - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

PHILADELPHIA
WR Riley Cooper - (Collarbone) Out this week.

PITTSBURGH
RB Rashard Mendenhall
- (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday but not expected to play. Isaac Redman & Jonathan Dwyer will fill in.
RB Isaac Redman - (Ankle) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

ST. LOIUS
No injuries of fantasy note.

SAN DIEGO
RB Ryan Mathews - (Collarbone) Limited in practice Thursday but has not been cleared for contact and not expected to play.

SAN FRANCISCO
RB Brandon Jacobs - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and not expected to play.
WR Ted Ginn - (Ankle) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and not expected to play.

SEATTLE
Thursday practice not complete
RB Marshawn Lynch
- (Back) Didn't practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Golden Tate - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday and not expected to play. Braylon Edwards will fill in.

TAMPA BAY
WR Arrelious Benn - (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play. .

TENNESSEE
No injuries of fantasy note.

WASHINGTON
No injuries of fantasy note.


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