Fantasy football player injury news

by KFFL Staff on January 1, 2010 @ 22:07:43 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Bruce Gradkowski | Oakland Raiders | Injury News
Oakland Raiders QB Bruce Gradkowski (knee) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and he is listed as out for Week 17.

QB | Tom Brady | New England Patriots | Injury News, Fantasy
New England Patriots QB Tom Brady (shoulder, finger, rib) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and is expected to play.

QB | Mark Sanchez | New York Jets | Injury News, Fantasy
Dan Leberfeld, of JetsConfidential, reports New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez (knee) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1, and he will start Week 17.

QB | Drew Stanton | Detroit Lions | Injury News
Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions QB Drew Stanton (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and is expected to be available.

QB | Michael Vick | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury News
Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick (quadriceps) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and should be able to play.

QB | Ryan Fitzpatrick | Buffalo Bills | Injury News
Buffalo Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (ankle) participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed probable for Week 17 and is expected to start.

QB | Trent Edwards | Buffalo Bills | Injury News
Buffalo Bills QB Trent Edwards (ankle), WR Steve Johnson (ankle), OT Andre Ramsey (calf), OT Jonathan Scott (ankle), LB Nic Harris (knee), FS Bryan Scott (head) and SS Todd Johnson (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. They have been ruled out for Week 17.

QB | Matt Ryan | Atlanta Falcons | Injury News, Fantasy
D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan (toe) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but will be able to play.

QB | Eli Manning | New York Giants | Injury News
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports New York Giants QB Eli Manning (foot) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and is expected to play.

QB | Matt Moore | Carolina Panthers | Injury News
Steve Reed, of CarolinaGrowl.com, reports Carolina Panthers QB Matt Moore (rib) is questionable for Week 17, but he practiced Friday, Jan. 1. He is expected to play.


Running Back

RB | Justin Fargas | Oakland Raiders | Injury News
Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (knee) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and he is listed as doubtful for Week 17. RB Michael Bush and RB Darren McFadden will likely split the work at running back.

RB | Derrick Ward | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury News
Updating a previous item, Roy Cummings, of The Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Derrick Ward (knee, thigh), DE Michael X. Bennett (toe) and DT Roy Miller (hamstring) should be available to play Week 17.

RB | Julius Jones | Seattle Seahawks | Injury News, Fantasy
Updating a previous item, Seattle Seahawks RB Julius Jones (rib) should play in the team's Week 17 game. It isn't known if he will start or not, but he will likely get about the same amount of carries as RB Justin Forsett.

RB | Ricky Williams | Miami Dolphins | Injury News, Fantasy
Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins RB Ricky Williams (shoulder) is listed as questionable for Week 17. Williams might play in the game, but he might not get a full workload.

RB | Willie Parker | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury News, Fantasy
Pittsburgh Steelers RB Willie Parker (shoulder) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1, and he is listed as probable for Week 17. Head coach Mike Tomlin said that Parker would not play, but Parker has vowed to play in the game.

RB | Laurence Maroney | New England Patriots | Injury News, Fantasy
New England Patriots RB Laurence Maroney (knee) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17. If he doesn't play in the game, it would not be because of an injury.

RB | Shonn Greene | New York Jets | Injury News
Dan Leberfeld, of JetsConfidential, reports New York Jets RB Shonn Greene (shoulder) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1, and he will play extensively Week 17.

RB | Pierre Thomas | New Orleans Saints | Injury News, Fantasy
New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas (ribs) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and is out for Week 17.

RB | Bernard Scott | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury News
Joe Reedy, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals RB Bernard Scott (illness) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, but he is listed as probable for Week 17.

RB | Glen Coffee | San Francisco 49ers | Injury News
Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers RB Glen Coffee (thigh) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1, and he will be available for Week 17.

RB | Steven Jackson | St. Louis Rams | Injury News, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams RB Steven Jackson (back) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17. He will wait until pregame warmups before deciding if he will be able to play.

RB | Donald Brown | Indianapolis Colts | Injury News
Indianapolis Colts RB Donald Brown (illness), RB Mike Hart (ankle), OG Kyle DeVan (illness), OG Jamey Richard (shoulder), OT Tony Ugoh (knee), DT Fili Moala (knee), LB Cody Glenn (shoulder), CB Tim Jennings (ankle) and CB Jacob Lacey (biceps) participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. They are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play.

RB | Joseph Addai | Indianapolis Colts | Injury News, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Joseph Addai (shoulder) participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 but likely will see limited playing time.

RB | Chris Jennings | Cleveland Browns | Injury News
Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns RB Chris Jennings (shoulder), OT Joe Thomas (shoulder), DE Robaire Smith (groin) and LB David Bowens (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. They are listed as probable for Week 17.

RB | Jerome Harrison | Cleveland Browns | Injury News, Fantasy
Scott Petrak, of The Medina County Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns RB Jerome Harrison (hip) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17.

RB | Beanie Wells | Arizona Cardinals | Injury News, Fantasy
Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals RB Beanie Wells (groin) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 and probably will not play if the team is out of the race for the No. 2 seed in the playoffs.

RB | Michael Turner | Atlanta Falcons | Injury News, Fantasy
D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons RB Michael Turner (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 and likely will not play.

RB | Ahmad Bradshaw | New York Giants | Injury News, Fantasy
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports New York Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw (ankles, foot) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 and will not see much playing time if he is able to play.

RB | DeAngelo Williams | Carolina Panthers | Injury News, Fantasy
Steve Reed, of CarolinaGrowl.com, reports Carolina Panthers RB DeAngelo Williams (ankle) did not practice again Friday, Jan. 1, due to a sprained left ankle. He is doubtful for the team's Week 17 game and will not be able to play.

RB | Jonathan Stewart | Carolina Panthers | Injury News, Fantasy
Steve Reed, of CarolinaGrowl.com, reports Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart (Achilles') returned to practice Friday, Jan. 1, and is questionable for the team's Week 17 game. Stewart is expected to start.

RB | Tyrell Sutton | Carolina Panthers | Injury News
Steve Reed, of CarolinaGrowl.com, reports Carolina Panthers RB Tyrell Sutton (ankle) missed practice Friday, Jan. 1, due to an ankle injury and is doubtful for Week 17. He will not be able to play.


Wide Receiver

WR | Santana Moss | Washington Redskins | Injury News, Fantasy
Washington Redskins WR Santana Moss (knee) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and will play.

WR | Devin Thomas | Washington Redskins | Injury News
Washington Redskins WR Devin Thomas (ankle) is out for the team's Week 17 game. WR Malcolm Kelly will start in Thomas' place.

WR | Derrick Mason | Baltimore Ravens | Injury News, Fantasy
Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens WR Derrick Mason (knee) was limited in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17, but he will start the game.

WR | Torry Holt | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury News
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Torry Holt (hand) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and he is out for Week 17.

WR | Hines Ward | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury News, Fantasy
Pittsburgh Steelers WR Hines Ward (hamstring) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17.

WR | Julian Edelman | New England Patriots | Injury News
New England Patriots CB Leigh Bodden (knee), DE Jarvis Green (knee), WR Julian Edelman (forearm) and CB Shawn Springs (knee) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1. Each are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play.

WR | Legedu Naanee | San Diego Chargers | Injury News
San Diego Chargers FB Jacob Hester (shoulder), WR Legedu Naanee (foot) and S Eric Weddle (knee) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1. All three are listed as doubtful for Week 17 and are not expected to play.

WR | Vincent Jackson | San Diego Chargers | Injury News, Fantasy
San Diego Chargers WR Vincent Jackson (Achilles') missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17, but he might not play in the game.

WR | Lance Moore | New Orleans Saints | Injury News
New Orleans Saints WR Lance Moore (ankle) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and is out for Week 17.

WR | Andre Caldwell | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury News
Joe Reedy, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR Andre Caldwell (illness) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, but he is listed as probable for Week 17.

WR | Eddie Royal | Denver Broncos | Injury News
Denver Broncos WR Eddie Royal (head, neck) was limited in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17, but he will be a game-time decision.

WR | Antonio Bryant | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury News, Fantasy
Roy Cummings, of The Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Antonio Bryant (groin) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17.

WR | Nate Burleson | Seattle Seahawks | Injury News
Seattle Seahawks WR Nate Burleson (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He has been ruled out for Week 17.

WR | Jeremy Maclin | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury News, Fantasy
Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin (foot) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and should be able to play.

WR | Donnie Avery | St. Louis Rams | Injury News, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams WR Donnie Avery (thigh) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and is expected to play.

WR | Reggie Wayne | Indianapolis Colts | Injury News, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts WR Reggie Wayne (foot) participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 but likely will see limited playing time.

WR | Pierre Garcon | Indianapolis Colts | Injury News, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts WR Pierre Garcon (hand) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 and is not expected to play.

WR | Andre Johnson | Houston Texans | Injury News, Fantasy
Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and will be able to play.

WR | Devin Hester | Chicago Bears | Injury News, Fantasy
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (calf) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is not on the injury report for Week 17 and will start.

WR | Johnny Knox | Chicago Bears | Injury News
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune, reports Chicago Bears WR Johnny Knox (ankle), FS Al Afalava (knee) and FS Danieal Manning (calf) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1. They will not play in Week 17.

WR | Miles Austin | Dallas Cowboys | Injury News, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (thumb) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and will be able to start.

WR | Larry Fitzgerald | Arizona Cardinals | Injury News, Fantasy
Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald (elbow) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17.

WR | Hakeem Nicks | New York Giants | Injury News
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and is expected to play.

WR | Mario Manningham | New York Giants | Injury News
Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports New York Giants WR Mario Manningham (shoulder) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but is expected to play.

WR | Steve Smith | Carolina Panthers | Injury News, Transaction, Fantasy
Steve Reed, of CarolinaGrowl.com, reports Carolina Panthers WR Steve Smith (forearm) was placed on season-ending Injured Reserve Friday, Jan. 1, due to a broken left forearm. According to ESPN.com, Smith is the 12th member of the Panthers to go on IR this season.

WR | Muhsin Muhammad | Carolina Panthers | Injury News, Fantasy
Steve Reed, of CarolinaGrowl.com, reports Carolina Panthers WR Muhsin Muhammad (ankle) practiced Friday, Jan. 1, and is questionable for Week 17. He is expected to play.

WR | Brandon Marshall | Denver Broncos | Injury News, Fantasy
ESPN.com reports the Denver Broncos are going to bench WR Brandon Marshall (hamstring) for their Week 17 game. Head coach Josh McDaniels wouldn't directly address the reasons for his decision, but he mentioned accountability and said several other players will play during Week 17 with worse injuries than Marshall. Marshall said he does not want to get into a war of words. "Coach never played in the NFL. I'm going to handle this professionally," said Marshall, who has not practiced the past two days.


Tight End

TE | Marcedes Lewis | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury News
Jacksonville Jaguars TE Marcedes Lewis (cheek, head) and CB Rashean Mathis (groin) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and both are out for Week 17.

TE | Benjamin Watson | New England Patriots | Injury News, Fantasy
New England Patriots TE Benjamin Watson (knee) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17 and is expected to play.

TE | David Thomas | New Orleans Saints | Injury News
New Orleans Saints TE David Thomas (calf) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and he is listed as doubtful for Week 17.

TE | Jeremy Shockey | New Orleans Saints | Injury News
New Orleans Saints TE Jeremy Shockey (toe) was limited in practice Friday, Jan. 1, and he is listed as questionable for Week 17. He will likely sit out the game.

TE | Kellen Winslow | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury News, Fantasy
Roy Cummings, of The Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Kellen Winslow (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as probable for Week 17.

TE | Visanthe Shiancoe | Minnesota Vikings | Injury News, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings TE Visanthe Shiancoe (thigh) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but likely will play.

TE | Tony Gonzalez | Atlanta Falcons | Injury News, Fantasy
D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez (calf) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but likely will play.


Place Kicker

PK | Jay Feely | New York Jets | Injury News
Dan Leberfeld, of JetsConfidential, reports New York Jets P Steve Weatherford (hamstring) tweaked his hamstring in practice Friday, Jan. 1. It is unclear how the injury will respond over the weekend, and he will likely be a game-time decision Week 17. PK Jay Feely would handle punting duties if Weatherford can't play.

PK | Joe Nedney | San Francisco 49ers | Injury News
Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers PK Joe Nedney (hamstring) was limited in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He has been ruled out for Week 17.

PK | Ricky Schmitt | San Francisco 49ers | Injury News
Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers PK Ricky Schmitt (groin) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17.

PK | Adam Vinatieri | Indianapolis Colts | Injury News, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but is expected to play.

PK | Neil Rackers | Arizona Cardinals | Injury News
Darren Urban, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals PK Neil Rackers (groin) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but will be able to play.

PK | Matt Bryant | Atlanta Falcons | Injury News
D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons PK Matt Bryant (hamstring) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but is expected to play.

Facebook Twitter Google +

About KFFL Staff

KFFL, part of USA TODAY Sports, has been turning fantasy sports players into winners since 1996!

We are your one stop for all of your fantasy football, baseball, NASCAR, hockey and basketball needs all year long.

Don't miss these great reports....


What do you think? Sound off!



Recent KFFL releases