FANTASY FOOTBALL IN-SEASON FEATURES

Thursday Practice & Playing Status Report: Week 3
Whit Walters
September 20, 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
QB John Skelton - (Ankle) Very limited in practice and expected to miss several weeks. Kevin Kolb is expected to start.
RB Chris Wells - (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
RB Ryan Williams - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.
TE Todd Heap - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday. His playing status is uncertain.

ATLANTA
WR Roddy White - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.
WR Julio Jones - (Thigh) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.

BALTIMORE
No injuries of fantasy note.

BUFFALO
RB Fred Jackson - (Knee) Will not practice and expected to miss 3 more weeks. C.J. Spiller continues to fill in.

CAROLINA
RB Jonathan Stewart - (Ankle) Inactive Thursday night. More action for DeAngelo Williams and Mike Tolbert.
WR Steve Smith - (Foot) Active and expected to play Thursday night.

CHICAGO
RB Matt Forte - (Ankle) Will not practice and expected to miss a couple weeks. Michael Bush will fill in.

CINCINNATI
RB Bernard Scott - (Hand) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

CLEVELAND
RB Trent Richardson - (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
WR Greg Little - (Back) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

DALLAS
WR Miles Austin - (Hamstring) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
TE Jason Witten - (Abdomen) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

DENVER
WR Brandon Stokley - (Shoulder) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
TE Joel Dreessen - (Ribs) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.

DETROIT
WR Calvin Johnson - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday but expected to play.

GREEN BAY
WR Greg Jennings - (Groin) Didn't practice Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Randall Cobb - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

HOUSTON
No injuries of fantasy note.

INDIANAPOLIS
WR Austin Collie - (Head) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday but his playing status is uncertain.

JACKSONVILLE
QB Blaine Gabbert - (Glute) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to start.
RB Rashad Jennings - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and not expected to play.

KANSAS CITY
RB Jamaal Charles - (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
WR Dexter McCluster - (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.
WR Steve Breaston - (Wrist) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
TE Kevin Boss - (Head) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

MIAMI
RB Daniel Thomas - (Concussion) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
RB Lamar Miller - (Ankle) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

MINNESOTA
No injuries of fantasy note.

NEW ENGLAND
RB Shane Vereen - (Foot) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Brandon Lloyd - (Thigh) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.
TE Aaron Hernandez - (Ankle) Will not practice and expected to miss several weeks.
TE Daniel Fells - (Shin) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

NEW ORLEANS
QB Drew Brees - (Ankle) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to start.
WR Marques Colston - (Foot) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Devery Henderson - (Concussion) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

NEW YORK GIANTS
RB Ahmad Bradshaw - (Neck) Inactive Thursday night. Andre Brown and David Wilson will fill in.
WR Hakeem Nicks - (Foot) Inactive Thursday night. Ramses Barden and Rueben Randle will fill in.
WR Domenik Hixon - (Concussion) Inactive Thursday night.

NEW YORK JETS
QB Mark Sanchez - (Back) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to start.
TE Dustin Keller - (Hamstring) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday. His playing status is uncertain.

OAKLAND
RB Taiwan Jones - (Ribs) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.
PK Sebastian Janikowski - (Left Groin) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but expected to play.

PHILADELPHIA
WR Jeremy Maclin - (Hip) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday. His playing status is uncertain.
WR DeSean Jackson - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
WR Jason Avant - (Wrist) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
WR Riley Cooper - (Collarbone) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

PITTSBURGH
RB Rashard Mendenhall
- (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday but his playing status is uncertain.
RB Jonathan Dwyer - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
WR Mike Wallace - (Groin) Didn't practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
WR Emmanuel Sanders - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
TE Heath Miller - (Abdomen) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

ST. LOIUS
RB Steven Jackson - (Groin) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

SAN DIEGO
RB Ryan Mathews - (Collarbone) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
RB Curtis Brinkley - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Eddie Royal - (Shoulder) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.
TE Antonio Gates - (Ribs) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.
TE Dante Rosario - (Calf) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and expected to play.

SAN FRANCISCO
RB Brandon Jacobs - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and not expected to play.
WR Ted Ginn - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.

SEATTLE
RB Marshawn Lynch - (Back) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Doug Baldwin - (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.

TAMPA BAY
No injuries of fantasy note.

TENNESSEE
RB Javon Ringer - (Elbow) Practiced fully Wednesday and Thursday and expected to play.

WASHINGTON
WR Pierre Garcon - (Foot) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and his playing status is uncertain.


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