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Sep
25

Saints WR Thomas misses Thursday practice

Doing his best to annoy and harass fantasy owners, New Orleans head coach Sean Payton declined to provide an update on the severity of star wide receiver MICHAEL THOMAS’ injury orMore a potential timeframe for his return. Thomas missed another practice on Thursday, and it has been reported that he could miss multiple weeks. While that possibility is concerning, the team did not place Thomas on injured reserve – a move that would have kept him out of action for at least three weeks. Less

Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Sep
25

Kansas City WR Watkins in concussion protocol

Kansas City head coach Andy Reid said on Thursday that veteran wide receiver SAMMY WATKINS is in the NFL concussion protocol. Watkins took a shot to the head in last Sunday’sMore game, but he appeared fine immediately afterward. Unfortunately, Watkins later developed concussion symptoms and was placed in the protocol. Reid said that Watkins is also dealing with a neck issue. Kansas City plays against Baltimore on Monday night, so at least Watkins will get an extra day to heal. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Sep
25

Raiders RB Jacobs, TE Waller hurting heading into Week #3

Las Vegas Raiders running back JOSH JACOBS (hip) and tight end DARREN WALLER (knee) are ailing heading into Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots. While the team held a walkthroughMore rather than an actual practice coming off their Monday night game, the team indicated that neither player would have participated in an actual practice. The duo's health will be worth monitoring over the next couple of days. Less

Source: The Mercury News

Sep
25

Golladay making progress ahead of Cardinals game

Detroit Lions wide receiver KENNY GOLLADAY continues to work his way back from a hamstring injury and could be in line to start on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. Golladay gotMore the green light to practice on Thursday for a second consecutive day. He originally suffered the injury during a Week #1 practice and has missed the first two games of the season. Less

Source: Mlive.com

Sep
25

Bengals WR Green off to slow start

Veteran Cincinnati wide receiver A.J. GREEN has had a quiet start to the 2020 season, admitting this week that he is still a bit “rusty”. Green’s slow start should not beMore a big surprise, considering the wideout is playing in his first games since 2018. Green also dealt with a nagging hamstring injury during training camp. Green added that he has a new quarterback and a new offense in a year without a preseason. Meanwhile, fantasy owners are hoping Green knocks off the rust sooner than later. Less

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer

Sep
24

Falcons WR Jones a game-time decision vs. Bears

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver JULIO JONES aggravated his left hamstring injury in Sunday’s loss to the Dallas Cowboys and is a likely game-time decision for this week’s game against the ChicagoMore Bears. Jones was held out of Wednesday’s practice and is not expected to participate much this week, if at all. Less

Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Sep
24

Chargers QB Taylor’s lung punctured by team doctor

Los Angeles Chargers starting quarterback TYROD TAYLOR reportedly missed Sunday’s game because a team doctor accidentally punctured Taylor's lung while trying to administer a pain-killing injection to his cracked ribs. Taylor’sMore injury is not career threatening, but he will not be available for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Rookie quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT, who did well in his unexpected start, will lead the Chargers until Taylor is healthy enough to return. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Sep
24

Giants lose another starter, WR Shepard placed on injured reserve

The New York Giants placed starting wide receiver STERLING SHEPARD on injured reserve on Wednesday due to a turf toe injury. Shepard suffered the injury late in the second quarter ofMore Sunday’s loss to the Chicago Bears. He tried to shake off the injury after halftime but lasted only one snap. Being placed on the injured reserve list means that Shepard will miss at least the next three games. Less

Source: New York Post

Sep
24

Giants to get veteran RB Freeman up-to-speed quickly

The New York Giants officially signed veteran free agent running back DEVONTA FREEMAN to a one-year deal to help replaced injured star SAQUON BARKLEY. Giants head coach Joe Judge said onMore Wednesday that the team plans to get Freeman “caught up as fast as we can and get him rolling”. Freeman is expected to have a role in Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers, along with fellow running backs DION LEWIS and WAYNE GALLMAN. Less

Source: New York Post

Sep
24

Packers WR Adams’ status now uncertain for Sunday Night Football

Green Bay wide receiver DAVANTE ADAMS missed practice on Wednesday, although he said that he is “feeling better”. Adams left Sunday’s game against Detroit with a hamstring injury. He did notMore return to the game, but that was believed to be mostly a precautionary move. When asked about his status for Sunday night’s game against New Orleans, Adams said that it was “too early to tell”. Less

Source: Team Website

Sep
24

Eagles WR Reagor likely headed to injured reserve

Philadelphia Eagles rookie wide receiver JALEN REAGOR is likely headed to injured reserve due to a torn thumb ligament. Reagor is expected to need surgery and he could miss several weeksMore as a result. New Orleans quarterback DREW BREES suffered a similar injury last year that caused him to miss five weeks. Reagor will miss a minimum of three weeks if he is added to the injured reserve list. Less

Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Sep
24

Panthers place McCaffrey on injured reserve

The Carolina Panthers placed running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY on the injured reserve list on Wednesday due to a high ankle sprain suffered last weekend. The move was not unexpected, and fantasyMore owners now know for certain that McCaffrey will be out for at least the next three weeks. With their star running back out of action, the Panthers will turn to veteran running back MIKE DAVIS. Less

Source: Team Website

Sep
23

Colts place WR Campbell on injured reserve

The Indianapolis Colts placed wide receiver PARRIS CAMPBELL on injured reserve on Tuesday, meaning he will miss at least the next three games. Campbell, the oft-injured second-year wideout, suffered an injuryMore to his MCL and PCL while being tackled on the second offensive play of Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. Less

Source: Team Blog

Sep
23

Lions WR Golladay nearing return

Detroit Lions wide receiver KENNY GOLLADAY is improving and trending in the right direction ahead of Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals. Golladay has been sidelined by a hamstring injury thatMore kept him out of action for the first two games of the season. Golladay led the NFL in touchdown catches last year, so the Lions and his fantasy owners are anxious for his return. Less

Source: Detroit News

Sep
23

Packers WR Adams appears to dodge serious injury

Green Bay Packers wide receiver DAVANTE ADAMS suffered a hamstring injury in Sunday’s game and did not return to action. Packers head coach Matt LaFleur said afterward that Adams was keptMore out for precautionary reasons, a good indication that his star wideout will be ready to roll on Sunday when Green Bay plays at New Orleans. Less

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

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