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Friday Practice & Playing Status Report: Week 15
Whit Walters
December 13, 2013
 

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.

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:
RB Eddie Lacy (GBP), RB Adrian Peterson (MIN), RB Toby Gerhart (MIN), RB Reggie Bush (DET), WR Cecil Shorts (JAC), WR LaVon Brazill (IND), WR Denarius Moore (OAK), WR Aaron Dobson (NEP), WR Tavon Austin (STL), TE Garrett Graham (HOU)

ARIZONA
QB Carson Palmer - (Elbow) Limited in practice all week but expected to start.
RB Andre Ellington - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.
WR Michael Floyd - (Ankle) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday and Friday. Expected to play.
TE Rob Housler - (Groin) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play.

ATLANTA
WR Roddy White - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
TE Tony Gonzalez - (Toe) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.

BALTIMORE - Plays Monday night
No injuries of fantasy note.

BUFFALO
No injuries of fantasy note.

CAROLINA
RB Jonathan Stewart - (Knee) Expected to miss a few weeks (out).
TE Greg Olsen - (Foot) - Didn't practice Wednesday, limited Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

CHICAGO
QB Jay Cutler - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to start.

CINCINNATI
RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis - (Illness) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.
WR Marvin Jones - (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

CLEVELAND
QB Brandon Weeden - (Concussion, Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday. Expected to be available but will not start.
RB Willis McGahee - (Concussion, Knee) Didn’t practice all week and will not play (out). Chris Ogbonnaya will fill in..
TE Jordan Cameron - (Ribs) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

DALLAS
WR Dwayne Harris - (Hamstring) Didn’t practice all week and will not play (out).

DENVER - Played Thursday night

DETROIT - Plays Monday night
RB Reggie Bush - (Calf) Didn't practice Thursday and limited Friday and Saturday. Game-time decision.
WR Calvin Johnson - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.

GREEN BAY
QB Aaron Rodgers - (Collarbone) Limited in practice all week and will not play (out). Matt Flynn will likely continue to start.
RB Eddie Lacy - (Ankle) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and limited Friday. Game-time decision.

HOUSTON
QB Case Keenum - (Left Shoulder) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Ben Tate - (Ribs) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
WR DeAndre Hopkins - (Ankle) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
TE Garrett Graham - (Hamstring) Didn't practice all week and a game-time decision.

INDIANAPOLIS
WR LaVon Brazill - (Foot) Didn't practice all week and a game-time decision.

JACKSONVILLE
RB Maurice Jones-Drew - (Hamstring) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play. Jordan Todman will fill in.
WR Cecil Shorts - (Groin) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and limited Friday. Game-time decision.
PK Josh Scobee - (Left Hip) Didn't practice Wednesday, limited Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

KANSAS CITY
WR Dexter McCluster - (Ankle) Didn't practice Thursday or Friday and will not play (out).
TE Anthony Fasano - (Knee, Concussion) Limited in practice all week and will not play (out).
TE Sean McGarth - (Knee) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

MIAMI
RB Lamar Miller - (Concussion) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

MINNESOTA
RB Adrian Peterson - (Groin, Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and limited Friday. Game-time decision.
RB Toby Gerhart - (Hamstring) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and limited Friday. Game-time decision.
TE Kyle Rudolph - (Foot) Placed on IR, ending his season.
TE John Carlson - (Concussion) Didn't practice all week and will not play (out). Rhett Ellison and Chase Ford will fill in.

NEW ENGLAND
QB Tom Brady - (Right Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to start.
RB Shane Vereen - (Wrist) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Aaron Dobson - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and limited Friday. Game-time decision.
WR Danny Amendola - (Groin) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Kenbrell Thompkins - (Hip) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
TE Rob Gronkowski - (Knee) Placed on IR, ending his season.

NEW ORLEANS
No injuries of fantasy note.

NEW YORK GIANTS
RB Brandon Jacobs - (Knee) Placed on IR, ending his season.

NEW YORK JETS
WR Santonio Holmes - (Foot, Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.
WR Stephen Hill - (Knee) Placed on IR, ending his season.
WR Jeremy Kerley - (Elbow) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
TE Kellen Winslow - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday and limited Thursday and Friday but expected to play.

OAKLAND
RB Darren McFadden - (Ankle) Didn’t practice all week and will not play (out).
RB Rashad Jennings - (Concussion) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Denarius Moore - (Shoulder) Limited in practice all week and a game-time decision.

PHILADELPHIA
No injuries of fantasy note.

PITTSBURGH
WR Jerricho Cotchery - (Shoulder) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

ST. LOUIS
WR Tavon Austin - (Ankle) Didn't practice all week and a game-time decision.

SAN DIEGO - Played Thursday night

SAN FRANCISCO
RB Frank Gore - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.
WR Michael Crabtree - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.
WR Mario Manningham - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.

SEATTLE
RB Marshawn Lynch - (Shoulder) - Didn't practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
WR Percy Harvin - (Hip) Didn't practice all week and will not play (out).
WR Doug Baldwin - (Neck) Didn't practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.

TAMPA BAY
WR Vincent Jackson - (Hamstring) Didn't practice Wednesday, limited Thursday but went full Friday and expected to play.

TENNESSEE
RB Leon Washington - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday but went full Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
TE Delanie Walker - (Concussion) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS
TE Jordan Reed - (Concussion) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play.


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