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Friday Practice & Playing Status Report: Week 9
Whit Walters
November 2, 2012
 

This Friday injury report will list the practice activity and playing status of key fantasy players for the upcoming games this weekend. Players listed as probable or not included on the Official NFL Injury Report released on Friday's will not be listed unless the situation warrants. You can find IDP injury updates in the IDP Practice & Playing Status Report.

PLEASE NOTE: This report will be updated and released late on Fridays, after the teams begin completing their practices and the NFL releases the official injury report for the day. Teams on the west coast often report their injuries late.

This week's key game-time decisions:
QB Ryan Tannehill - MIA
WR Jordy Nelson - GBP
WR Calvin Johnson - DET
WR Brian Hartline - MIA
WR Dez Bryant - DAL
WR Kevin Ogletree - DAL

ARIZONA
QB Kevin Kolb - (Ribs) Expected to miss several weeks (out). John Skelton will start again.
TE Todd Heap - (Knee) Limited in practice all week and not expected to play.

ATLANTA
WR Roddy White - (Back) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
WR Harry Douglas - (Knee, Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
PK Matt Bryant - (Back) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

BALTIMORE
No injuries of fantasy note.

BUFFALO
RB C.J. Spiller - (Shoulder) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Donald Jones - (Back) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Brad Smith - (Chest) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

CAROLINA
WR Brandon LaFell - (Head) Didn't practiced all week and not expected to play.

CHICAGO
WR Alshon Jeffery - (Hand) Expected to miss several weeks (out).

CINCINNATI
WR Andrew Hawkins - (Knee) Added to the injury report after being limited in practice Friday but expected to play.

CLEVELAND
QB Brandon Weeden - (Groin,Thigh) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Trent Richardson - (Chest, Rib) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
WR Mohamed Massaquoi - (Hamstring) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

DALLAS
RB DeMarco Murray - (Foot) Didn't practiced all week and will not play (out). Felix Jones fills in again.
RB Felix Jones - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
WR Dez Bryant - (Hip) Didn't practiced all week. Expected to play but a game-time decision.
WR Kevin Ogletree - (Hamstring) Didn't practiced Wednesday or Thursday and limited Friday. Game-time decision.

DENVER
QB Peyton Manning - (Right Thumb) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
TE Jacob Tamme - (Hip) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

DETROIT
WR Calvin Johnson - (Knee) Didn't practice all week. Expected to play but a game-time decision.
WR Titus Young - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
TE Brandon Pettigrew - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday, limited Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

GREEN BAY
QB Aaron Rodgers - (Calf) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
WR Greg Jennings - (Groin) Expected to miss several more weeks. James Jones will continue to fill in.
WR Jordy Nelson - (Hamstring) Didn't practice all week and a game-time decision.
WR Donald Driver - (Neck, Thumb) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
TE Jermichael Finley - (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

HOUSTON
RB Ben Tate - (Hamstring) Didn't practice all week and will not play (out). Justin Forsett will back up Foster.
TE Owen Daniels - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Thursday and Friday but expected to play.

INDIANAPOLIS
QB Andrew Luck - (Knee) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Donald Brown - (Knee) Sat out practice Thurday but went full Friday and expected to play.
TE Coby Fleener - (Shoulder) Expected to miss at least two weeks (out). Dwayne Allen will fill in.

JACKSONVILLE
QB Blain Gabbart - (Left Shoulder) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Maurice Jones-Drew - (Foot) Expected to miss at least two more weeks (out). Rashard Jennings fills in again.
WR Laurent Robinson - (Concussion) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

KANSAS CITY
QB Brady Quinn - (Head) Ruled out for Thursday night's game. Matt Cassel will start.

MIAMI
QB Ryan Tannehill - (Knee) Limited in practice all week and a game-time decision.
QB Matt Moore - (Calf) Practiced fully all week and available to start if needed.
RB Daniel Thomas - (Elbow) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Brian Hartline - (Groin, Hamstring) Limited in practice Thursday and Friday and a game-time decision.

MINNESOTA
QB Christian Ponder - (Knee) Practiced fully all Week and expected to start.
RB Adrian Peterson - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and didn't go on Friday but expected to play.
WR Percy Harvin - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday, sat out Thursday and limited again Friday. Expected to play.

NEW ENGLAND
Bye Week

NEW ORLEANS
RB Darren Sproles - (Hand) Didn't practice all week and will not play (out). Could miss several weeks.
WR Joe Morgan - (Chest) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

NEW YORK GIANTS
RB Ahmad Bradshaw - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday, limited Thursday and didn't practice Friday. Expected to play.
WR Victor Cruz - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.

NEW YORK JETS
Bye Week

OAKLAND
RB Darren McFadden - (Shoulder) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
RB Mike Goodson - (Toe) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
PK Sebastian Janikowski - (Left Groin) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.

PHILADELPHIA
No injuries of fantasy note.

PITTSBURGH
RB Rashard Mendenhall - (Achilles) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday and sat out Friday. Not expected to play.
RB Isaac Redman - (Ankle) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
RB Jonathan Dwyer - (Quadriceps) Didn't practice Wednesday, limited Thursday and didn't go Friday. Not expected to play.

ST. LOIUS
Bye Week

SAN DIEGO
WR Eddie Royal - (Hamstring) Didn't practice Tuesday or Wednesday and not expected to play Thursday night.
WR Robert Meachem - (Hamstring) Limited in practice Tuesday and Wednesday and is a game-time decisoin Thursday night.

SAN FRANCISCO
Bye Week

SEATTLE
RB Marshawn Lynch
- (Back) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Doug Baldwin
- (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
WR Braylon Edwards - (Knee) Didn't practice all week and will not play (out).
WR Ben Obomanu - (Wrist) Placed on IR, ending his season.

TAMPA BAY
No injuries of fantasy note.

TENNESSEE
QB Jake Locker - (Left Shoulder) Limited in practice all week and not expected to play. Matt Hasselbeck will start.
WR Kenny Britt - (Knee) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Nate Washington - (Knee) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

WASHINGTON
WR Pierre Garcon - (Foot) Expected to miss another two weeks (out). Leonard Hankerson will continue to fill in.


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