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Tagged: Christian McCaffrey (99 Results)

Dec
31

RBs McCaffrey, Davis both out, next man up for Panthers

Carolina Panthers running back MIKE DAVIS suffered a high-ankle sprain late in Sunday’s game against the Washington Football Team and is not expected to play in this weekend’s season finale againstMore the New Orleans Saints. With fellow running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY also out of action, the Panthers will rely on some combination of rookie running back RODNEY SMITH and TRENTON CANNON. Less

Source: Charlotte Observer

Dec
29

McCaffrey not likely to play in Week #17

Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Monday that he is “probably leaning toward no” on running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY’s availability for Week #17. Rhule added that he would knowMore more about his veteran running back on Wednesday, but fantasy owners should be making alternate plans. McCaffrey has played in just three games this year due to a high-ankle sprain, a shoulder injury, and a thigh injury. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Dec
24

Panthers RB McCaffrey “doubtful” vs. Football Team

Sorry fantasy owners. Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule broke the bad news on Wednesday that star running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY is “doubtful” for Sunday’s Week #16 game against the WashingtonMore Football Team. McCaffrey was scheduled to return from a shoulder injury after the Panthers Week #13 bye, but he then suffered a thigh injury that has kept him out of action. MIKE DAVIS will get the call once again. Less

Source: Team Website

Dec
18

Panthers RB McCaffrey doubtful for Saturday

Carolina running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY has officially been listed as doubtful for Saturday’s game against the Green Bay Packers. The news is not unexpected after McCaffrey did not practice all weekMore due to a thigh injury. Fellow running back MIKE DAVIS is expected to make his 11th start of the season in place of McCaffrey. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Dec
16

McCaffrey not expected to play in Week #15

Carolina Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY was listed as limited on the team’s estimated injury report on Tuesday. Unfortunately for McCaffrey’s fantasy owners, head coach Matt Rhule said that he wasMore not expecting his star running back to play against Green Bay. The short week doesn’t help, with the Panthers and Packers scheduled to play Saturday night. Less

Source: Team Website

Dec
11

McCaffrey likely out vs. Broncos with thigh injury

Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Thursday that he does not expect running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY to play in Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos. McCaffrey missed practice onMore Thursday after a thigh injury arose during Wednesday’s practice. Wide receivers DJ MOORE and CURTIS SAMUEL remain out as well, both still on the Covid-19 reserve list. Less

Source: Team Website

Around the NFL: Do we like Mike?

It's the start of the fantasy playoffs for many, and those who drafted Christian McCaffrey No. 1 overall and somehow snuck into the postseason anyway were hoping to have him back and leading their offense this week. Well, not so fast.   more »

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Dec
8

Panthers RB McCaffrey “feels great”, likely to play vs. Broncos

Carolina Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY says that he feels “really great” as he works his way back from a shoulder injury that has kept him out of the team’s pastMore three games. A high ankle sprain cost McCaffrey six games earlier this season as he has missed nine total games this year. Prior to this season, McCaffrey had only missed one game because of injury – and that was back in college at Stanford. Fortunately for McCaffrey and his fantasy owners, he is expected to finally return for Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos. Less

Source: Team Website

Nov
26

Carolina QB Bridgewater in, RB McCaffrey out vs. Vikings

Carolina Panthers quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER will return for Sunday’s game at Minnesota, marking his first start against this former team since he suffered a horrific left knee injury during the Vikings’More 2016 training camp. Bridgewater has been recovering from a right knee sprain that caused him to miss last weekend’s game against Detroit. Meanwhile, Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY returned to a limited practice on Wednesday, but his shoulder injury is expected to keep him out of the upcoming game against the Vikings. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Nov
24

Bridgewater expected to practice, McCaffrey still week-to-week

Carolina head coach Matt Rhule said on Monday that he expects quarterback TEDDY BRIDGEWATER to practice on Wednesday as he appears to be on track to start Sunday’s game against theMore Minnesota Vikings. Bridgewater is recovering from a knee injury that kept him out of last Sunday’s game against Detroit. Rhule also confirmed that running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY remains week-to-week while recovering from a shoulder injury. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Nov
17

Panthers RB McCaffrey could miss multiple weeks

Carolina running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY is expected to miss Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions, with the Panthers also preparing for him to miss multiple weeks. McCaffrey has played in justMore three games this season, suffering significant injuries in two of them. Panthers backup running back MIKE DAVIS will continue to get most of the workload in McCaffrey’s absence. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Nov
13

McCaffrey gets good news with second opinion

Carolina Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY got a second opinion on his injured shoulder and it appears that he has a good chance of playing next week. McCaffrey will miss thisMore Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay, but he should be able to return the following Sunday against the Detroit Lions. With McCaffrey out against the Bucs, backup MIKE DAVIS will lead the backfield. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Nov
12

Panthers RB McCaffrey likely out vs. Bucs

Carolina Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY will most likely miss Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Bucs due to a shoulder injury suffered late in the team’s previous game against KansasMore City. Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Sunday that McCaffrey “probably won’t play”. Rhule added that the injury is to McCaffrey’s AC joint, but it is not expected to be season-ending. With McCaffrey likely out Sunday, MIKE DAVIS would again take over as the lead running back. Less

Source: Team Website

Nov
10

Panthers RB McCaffrey day-to-day with shoulder injury

Carolina Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY suffered a shoulder injury late in the team’s game against Kansas City and is considered “day-to-day”. McCaffrey had a successful return after missing six gamesMore due to a high ankle sprain. If McCaffrey misses time with his latest injury, the Panthers will again turn to capable backup MIKE DAVIS. Less

Source: Team Website

Nov
9

McCaffrey dazzles in return, leaves late with injury

Carolina Panthers running back CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY returned to action on Sunday and looked much like his old self. McCaffrey totaled 151 scrimmage yards and 2 touchdowns in the type of performanceMore fantasy owners were getting used to prior to an ankle injury that kept him out of action for the past six weeks. Unfortunately, McCaffrey had to leave the game on the Panthers final drive as trainers tended to an apparent upper body issue. Head coach Matt Rhule did not have an injury update after the game. Less

Source: Team Website

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