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Oct
12

Lance could miss time with knee sprain

San Francisco rookie quarterback TREY LANCE suffered a knee injury on Sunday that could cause him to miss time. The 49ers are on their bye this week but they are scheduledMore to play the Indianapolis Colts in two weeks. Head coach Kyle Shanahan said after Sunday’s game that JIMMY GAROPPOLO, who is recovering from a calf injury, will start when he’s healthy. The 49ers quarterback room will be one to watch in the coming week. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Oct
12

Brady suffered thumb injury but ready to role for TNF

Tampa Bay quarterback TOM BRADY suffered a thumb injury in Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins but he is expected to fine for this week’s Thursday night game against the PhiladelphiaMore Eagles. Brady was seen icing his hand on the sideline during the game and he attended his press conference with a wrap on his hand. Brady joked with reporters that in his younger days he would have hid the injury, adding that at his old age he doesn’t care as much. Less

Source: NFL.com

Oct
12

Giants overwhelmed by injuries

New York Giants running back SAQUON BARKLEY reportedly dodged a serious injury in Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys, suffering what is believed to be a low ankle injury that willMore leave him week-to-week. Meanwhile, quarterback DANIEL JONES is in the concussion protocol and will be monitored throughout the week. That’s not all fantasy owners, oft injured wideout KENNY GOLLADAY is expected to miss a couple of weeks due to a knee injury. Fellow wide receivers STERLING SHEPARD and DARIUS SLAYTON continue to deal with hamstring injuries. Less

Source: NFL.com

Oct
12

Patriots get encouraging update on RB Harris

New England Patriots starting running back DAMIEN HARRIS is reportedly ok after suffering rib and chest injuries in Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans. Harris is described as day-to-day, but testsMore ruled out any sort of significant injury. Harris has endured an up-and-down campaign through five games, with fumbling issues becoming a recent concern. If Harris is unable to play this weekend against the Dallas Cowboys, rookie running back RHAMONDRE STEVENSON likely would see an increased role in the backfield. Less

Source: New England Sports Network

Oct
12

Kansas City RB Edwards-Helaire has MCL sprain

Kansas City running back CLYDE EDWARDS-HELAIRE suffered an MCL sprain in Sunday night’s game against the Buffalo Bills. Edwards-Helaire is expected to be out of commission for a few weeks dueMore to the injury. With Edwards-Helaire out, fellow running backs DARREL WILLIAMS and JERICK MCKINNON are expected to lead the Kansas City backfield. Less

Source: Kansas City Star

Oct
12

Lions WR Cephus to miss significant time

Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell said on Monday that wide receiver QUINTEZ CEPHUS suffered a broken collarbone in Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, adding that he will be outMore for “a significant amount of time”. While the Lions hope Cephus can return later in the year, it’s also possible that their top vertical threat could be done for the season. Cephus is the only Lions player averaging more than 13 yards per catch this season for the struggling offense. Less

Source: Detroit Free Press

Oct
12

Steelers WR Smith-Schuster done for 2021 season

Pittsburgh Steelers veteran wide receiver JUJU SMITH-SCHUSTER is scheduled for season-ending shoulder surgery after leaving Sunday’s game against Denver in significant pain. Smith-Schuster was taken to a local hospital after theMore game and his season is now over. The Steelers will look to move forward with fellow wideouts DIONTAE JOHNSON, CHASE CLAYPOOL, and JAMES WASHINGTON. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune

Oct
11

Falcons TE Pitts scores first NFL touchdown

Atlanta Falcons rookie tight end KYLE PITTS scored his first NFL touchdown in Sunday’s game against the New York Jets in London. Pitts, the fourth overall pick in the NFL Draft,More was the star of the Falcons offense with 9 catches and 119 receiving yards. Pitts had gotten off to a slow start to the season, but fantasy owners are hoping Sunday’s performance is a sign of things to come in the weeks ahead. Less

Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Oct
11

Brady has career first at age 44

44-year-old Tampa Bay quarterback TOM BRADY accomplished something for the first time in his storied career in Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins. For the first time in his NFL career,More Brady threw for over 400 yards and 5 touchdowns in the same game. His top target against the Dolphins was 33-year-old youngster ANTONIO BROWN, who caught two of Brady’s touchdowns. Less

Source: Tampa Bay Times

Oct
11

Steelers WR Smith-Schuster hospitalized with injury

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JUJU SMITH-SCHUSTER was taken to a hospital because of a shoulder injury suffered during the first half of Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos. Smith-Schuster was seenMore screaming in pain as medical personnel checked out his right arm on the sidelines. After the game, head coach Mike Tomlin said that his wide receiver had a shoulder injury and was being evaluated at the hospital. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune

Oct
11

Titans RB Henry continues hot start

Tennessee Titans running back DERRICK HENRY continued his torrid start to the season on Sunday, starting slowly but finishing the game with 130 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns. Henry now has 640 yards and 7 touchdowns on the season, paying dividends on his early first-round fantasy draft slot.

Source: Team Website

Oct
11

Packers WR Adams has career day vs. Bengals

Green Bay Packers wide receiver DAVANTE ADAMS caught 11 passes for a career-high 206 yards and a touchdown in Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Head coach Matt LaFleur said afterMore the game that he could “feel Adams’ energy early”, adding that “there’s a reason he’s got that ‘99’ rating in Madden. Less

Source: Team Website

Oct
11

Herbert, Ekeler combine for 7 touchdowns vs. Browns

Los Angeles quarterback JUSTIN HERBERT and running back AUSTIN EKELER had 7 touchdowns between them as the Chargers scored 34 second-half points against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. While trying toMore run out the clock and kick a game-winning field goal, Ekeler scored a reluctant three-yard touchdown when he was essentially pulled into the end zone by Browns defenders. The Chargers hung on for the win, and Ekeler owners had their third touchdown. Less

Source: Los Angeles Times

Oct
11

Burrow taken to hospital with possible throat contusion

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback JOE BURROW was taken to a local hospital after Sunday’s game against Green Bay to be evaluated for a possible throat contusion. Burrow was unable to attend theMore post-game press conference due to the injury. While fantasy owners will want to monitor his status, rookie wide receiver JA’MARR CHASE said he spoke with Burrow following the game. Chase did not seem overly concerned so hopefully the injury is minor and the trip to the hospital was precautionary. Less

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer

Oct
11

Giants QB Jones carted off

New York Giants quarterback DANIEL JONES was carted off the field after sustaining a helmet-to-helmet his during the first half of Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys. Jones was ruled outMore with a concussion in a game in which teammates SAQUON BARKLEY and KENNY GOLLADAY also left with injuries. Jones was replaced by veteran quarterback MIKE GLENNON. Less

Source: CBS Sports

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