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Player Practice & Playing Status Report - Week 14
Whitney Walters
December 11, 2009 @ 6:13pm ET
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This 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.

ARIZONA
RB Tim Hightower - (Thumb) Limited in practice Thursday and Friday but expected to play.
PK Neil Rackers - (Groin) Limited in practice Thursday and Friday but expected to play.

ATLANTA
QB Matt Ryan - (Toe) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play. Chris Redman is expected to start again.
RB Michael Turner - (Ankle) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play. Jason Snelling and Jerious Norwood will split the workload again.
WR Roddy White - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
WR Michael Jenkins - (Ankle) Limited in practice all week and not expected to play.

BALTIMORE
QB Joe Flacco - (Knee, Hip) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
WR Mark Clayton - (Knee) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play.
PK Billy Cundiff - (Head) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full on Friday and expected to play.

BUFFALO
No injuries of fantasy note.

CAROLINA
QB Jake Delhomme
- (Finger) Remains out. Backup Matt Moore will start.
RB DeAngelo Williams - (Ankle) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
RB Jonathan Stewart - (Achilles) Didn't practice Wednesday but participated fully the remainder of the week and expected to play.
WR Muhsin Muhammad - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday but participated fully the remainder of the week and expected to play.

CHICAGO
WR Devin Hester - (Calf) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play. Johnny Knox is expected to start in his spot.

CINCINNATI
RB Bernard Scott - (Toe) Remains out. Larry Johnson is expected to back up Benson.
WR Chad Ochocinco - (Knee) Added to the report after being limited in practice Friday but expected to play.

CLEVELAND
Played Thursday night.

DALLAS
TE Jason Witten - (Foot) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

DENVER
QB Kyle Orton - (Ankle) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.

DETROIT
QB Matthew Stafford - (Shoulder) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play. Daunte Culpepper will be the starter.

GREEN BAY
TE Jermichael Finley - (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full on Friday and expected to play.

HOUSTON
QB Matt Schaub - (Non-Throwing Shoulder) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Steve Slaton
- (Neck) Placed on IR this week. Chris Brown and Ryan Moats will split the workload.

INDIANAPOLIS
QB Peyton Manning - (Glute) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Donald Brown - (Chest) Remains out. Chad Simpson will backup Addai.
WR Reggie Wayne
- (Foot) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Anthony Gonzalez
- (Knee) Remains out. Pierre Garcon continues to start in his place.
PK Adam Vinatieri - (Knee) Remains out. Matt Stover continues to fill in.

JACKSONVILLE
RB Maurice Jones-Drew - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday but participated fully the rest of the week and expected to play.
WR Mike Sims-Walker - (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday but didn't practice Thursday or Friday and not expected to play.

KANSAS CITY
RB Kolby Smith
- (Ankle) Placed on IR late last week.

MIAMI
No injuries of fantasy note.

MINNESOTA
RB Adrian Peterson - (Ankle, Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday, was limited Thursday and Friday and expected to play.
WR Percy Harvin - (Illness) Didn't practice all week but the team remains hopeful he can play. Game-time decision.
WR Bernard Berrian - (Hamstring) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
TE Visanthe Shiancoe - (Ribs) Limited in practice Wednesday and Thursday but went full on Friday and expected to play.

NEW ENGLAND
QB Tom Brady - (Right Shoulder, Finger, Ribs) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday and was limited Friday but expected to start.
RB Fred Taylor - (Ankle) Didn't practice Wednesday, was limited Thursday and Friday and not expected to play.
WR Sam Aiken - (Shoulder) Limited in practice all week but expected to play. Game-time decision.

NEW ORLEANS
RB Reggie Bush - (Knee) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
RB Mike Bell - (Knee, Neck) Limited in practice Wednesday but didn't practice on Thursday or Friday. Game-time decision.
RB Pierre Thomas - (Wrist) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
WR Lance Moore - (Ankle) Limited in practice all week. Game-time decision.
TE Jeremy Shockey - (Hamstring) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.

NEW YORK GIANTS
QB Eli Manning - (Foot) Practiced fully all week and expected to start.
RB Ahmad Bradshaw - (Ankle, Foot) Limited in practice Wednesday, sat out Thursday, was limited again Friday but expected to play.
RB Danny Ware - (Concussion) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

NEW YORK JETS
QB Mark Sanchez - (Knee) Out this week. Kellen Clemens will get the start.

OAKLAND
WR Darrius Heyward-Bey - (Foot) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play.

PHILADELPHIA
RB Brian Westbrook - (Concussion) Remains out. LeSean McCoy will start.
WR Kevin Curtis - (Knee) Limited in practice all week and not expected to play. Jeremy Maclin is expected to remain the starter.
WR Jeremy Maclin - (Foot) Didn't practice Wednesday or Thursday but did fully Friday and expected to play.
WR DeSean Jackson - (Concussion) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Jason Avant - (Hamstring) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
TE Brent Celek - (Hand) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.

PITTSBURGH
Played Thursday night.

ST. LOUIS
QB Marc Bulger - (Knee) Remains out. Kyle Boller is expected to start.
QB Kyle Boller - (Thigh) Limited in practice all week but expected to start.
RB Steven Jackson - (Back) Didn't practice all week as expected. Game-time decision.
WR Donnie Avery - (Shoulder) - Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
WR Brandon Gibson - (Ankle) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.

SAN DIEGO
No injuries of fantasy note.

SAN FRANCISCO
WR Isaac Bruce - (Ankle) Didn't practice Thursday or Friday and not expected to play.
WR Brandon Jones - (Thumb) Practiced fully Thursday and Friday and expected to play.

SEATTLE
QB Matt Hasselbeck - (Right Shoulder) Didn't practice Wednesday but participated full the rest of the week and expected to start.

TAMPA BAY
RB Carnell Williams - (Back) Added to report after being limited in practice Friday. Game-time decision.
WR Michael Clayton - (Knee) Didn't practice all week and not expected to play. Maurice Stovall is expected to start in his place.
TE Kellen Winslow - (Knee) Didn't practice Wednesday but practiced fully the rest of the week and expected to play.

TENNESSEE
QB Vince Young - (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday, was limited Thursday and didn't practice on Friday. Game-time decision.
RB Chris Johnson
- (Ankle) Didn't practice Wednesday, was limited Thursday but went full on Friday and expected to play.
WR Kenny Britt
- (Back) Practiced fully all week and expected to play.
WR Nate Washington - (Ankle) Limited in practice Wednesday but practiced fully the rest of the week and expected to play.

WASHINGTON
RB Clinton Portis - (Concussion) Placed on IR this week. Quinton Ganther is expected to start this week.

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