Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on November 17, 2011 @ 10:40:43 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Michael Vick | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg said he is optimistic about QB Michael Vick's (ribs) availability for Week 11.

QB | Peyton Manning | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants QB Eli Manning said his brother, Indianapolis Colts QB Peyton Manning (neck), could potentially return this season. "Maybe he could be back this year. I don't know if that's the smart thing under the circumstances, but I expect him to be back next year," Manning said. "He's always been a fast healer. He wants to be out there. He's being aggressive in his rehab and looking to get back on the field as soon as possible. He looks into every possibility, every opportunity, to get back as soon as possible."

QB | Vince Young | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
The general feeling inside the Philadelphia Eagles' locker room is that QB Vince Young would likely start in Week 11 if QB Michael Vick (ribs) can't play.

QB | Matthew Stafford | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford (finger) threw the ball with ease Wednesday, Nov. 16, and did not appear to have any ill-effects from his fractured right index finger. However, he did use his healthy left hand to make handoffs out of the the shotgun formation.

QB | Tarvaris Jackson | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson (pectoral) continues to play through pain, as he battles soreness in his strained pectoral muscle. "Unfortunately he just can't practice very much," head coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday, Nov. 16. "And when he does, he's holding back." The team is still uncertain if Jackson will need offseason surgery.

QB | John Beck | Washington Redskins | Fantasy
Washington Redskins QB John Beck went 0-3 as the team's starter, tossing two touchdowns and four interceptions while compiling a 72.1 passer rating. He said Wednesday, Nov. 16, that he was grateful for the chance to start. "I do truly believe in the phrase, 'Tough times don't last, tough people do,'" Beck said. "I'm grateful for the opportunity I did get to play in games and be in front of live bullets."

QB | Rex Grossman | Washington Redskins | Fantasy
Washington Redskins QB Rex Grossman is ready for Week 11 against the Dallas Cowboys, his second game since taking over for the ineffective QB John Beck. "I don't need to think (about) that or look over my shoulder or anything," Grossman said Wednesday, Nov. 16. "I don't need to be told it's my season or whatever. Let's see if we can get something going and headed in the right direction."

QB | Sam Bradford | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams QB Sam Bradford (ankle) was able to practice in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

QB | Christian Ponder | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder (hand) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

QB | Kevin Kolb | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals CB Michael Adams (hamstring), LB Stewart Bradley (ribs), OT Brandon Keith (knee), QB Kevin Kolb (toe), LB Paris Lenon (groin), FB Anthony Sherman (ankle) and RB LaRod Stephens-Howling (shoulder) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

QB | Josh Freeman | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman (thumb) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

QB | Matt Cassel | Kansas City Chiefs | Injury, Fantasy
Kansas City Chiefs QB Matt Cassel (hand) underwent surgery to fix his injured right hand Wednesday, Nov. 16, but is still holding out hope for a return this year. The team has not put Cassel on the Injured Reserve.


Running Back

RB | Felix Jones | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys RB Felix Jones (ankle) was participating during the media-access portion of practice Thursday, Nov. 17, and was working on kick returns.

RB | Ahmad Bradshaw | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw (foot) is not participating in practice Thursday, Nov. 17, and appears highly unlikely to play in Week 11.

RB | Peyton Hillis | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur said he is not sure when RB Peyton Hillis (hamstring) will be cleared to return to practice. Shurmur said Hillis has a chance to practice next week.

RB | Montario Hardesty | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns head coach Pat Shurmur said RB Montario Hardesty (calf) has a chance to play in Week 11 depending on how he does during practice this week.

RB | Jahvid Best | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions RB Jahvid Best (concussion) is not taking part in practice Thursday, Nov. 17.

RB | Michael Bush | Oakland Raiders | Fantasy
Oakland Raiders RB Michael Bush has rushed for 352 yards and added 130 yards receiving during RB Darren McFadden's (foot) absence. Bush said he has no problem carrying the load at running back. "It's cool getting the ball," Bush said, "but it's what I'm supposed to do. Running the ball. Like I told the coach, 'Just feed the stud,' I told him that last week. 'Give me the ball and let's see what we can do.'"

RB | Ray Rice | Baltimore Ravens | Fantasy
Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice said he wants more than the five carries he had in the team's Week 10 game. Rice had only 13 total touches in the game. "I'm never going to be a guy who talks about touches, but obviously, we know going into a game that five carries is not going to cut it," Rice said. "You look at it, and I know five carries is not going to do it, but we find ourselves so deep in a situation that we have to climb our way out. And we were looking for answers."

RB | Ryan Grant | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers RB Ryan Grant (knee) missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, due to a cut on his knee which required stitches. Head coach Mike McCarthy expects Grant to be able to play in Week 11.

RB | Frank Gore | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers RB Frank Gore (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

RB | Brandon Jacobs | New York Giants | Fantasy
It appears New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs will make another start in Week 11 against the Philadelphia Eagles, with RB Danny Ware also seeing playing time. RB Da'Rel Scott might also be in the mix for touches, assuming RB Ahmad Bradshaw (foot) is unable to go.

RB | Cadillac Williams | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis WR Brandon Gibson (groin), OT Jason Smith (head) and RB Cadillac Williams (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

RB | Matt Forte | Chicago Bears | Injury, Fantasy
Chicago Bears RB Matt Forte (shoulder) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

RB | Maurice Jones-Drew | Jacksonville Jaguars | Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew (undisclosed) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

RB | Beanie Wells | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals RB Beanie Wells (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

RB | Willis McGahee | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos RB Willis McGahee (hamstring) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and is listed as questionable for Week 11.

RB | Knowshon Moreno | Denver Broncos | Injury, Transaction, Fantasy
The Denver Broncos placed RB Knowshon Moreno (knee) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2011 season. In a corresponding move, the team signed practice squad RB Jeremiah Johnson to their active roster.

RB | LaDainian Tomlinson | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets RB LaDainian Tomlinson (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and has been ruled out for Week 11.

RB | Josh Vaughan | Carolina Panthers | Transaction
Updating a previous report, the Carolina Panthers have signed practice squad RB Josh Vaughan and LB Kion Wilson to their active roster.


Fullback

FB | Lawrence Vickers | Houston Texans | Injury
Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said the status of FB Lawrence Vickers (hamstring) for Week 12 won't be known until the team returns to practice next week.

FB | Greg Jones | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury
Jacksonville Jaguars DL John Chick (abdomen), FB Greg Jones (undisclosed), DL Aaron Kampman (hamstring) and DL Terrance Knighton (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FB | Tony Fiammetta | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys FB Tony Fiammetta (illness) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.


Wide Receiver

WR | A.J. Green | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury, Fantasy
Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green (knee) is not participating in practice Thursday, Nov. 17.

WR | Malcom Floyd | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Chargers WR Malcom Floyd (hip) has missed the last two games and did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16. "The fact that he didn't practice today would be an indicator that he wouldn't have a very good chance (of playing Sunday)," head coach Norv Turner said of Floyd's status for Week 11.

WR | Devin Hester | Chicago Bears | Injury, Fantasy
Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (illness) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and it is unclear if he'll jump back into his starting wideout role in Week 11 as a result, according to offensive coordinator Mike Martz.

WR | Jordy Nelson | Green Bay Packers | Fantasy
Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson has not only surpassed WR James Jones, whom he split No. 3 receiver duties with last season, but he is ahead of WR Donald Driver as the team's No. 2 receiver. Nelson has been targeted 46 times, and he is just 11 catches shy of a career high. He has already passed his previous career high of 582 yards in 2010, as he sits with 633 yards heading into Week 11.

WR | Calvin Johnson | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (concussion) suffered whiplash in Week 10 against the Chicago Bears. He was able to practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Lee Evans | Baltimore Ravens | Injury, Fantasy
The Baltimore Ravens will decide later this week if WR Lee Evans (ankle) can return for the Week 11 game. "We'll make a determination later in the week," Evans said Wednesday, Nov. 16. Evans said he can run and cut at full speed, and he feel he'll be a game-time decision.

WR | Braylon Edwards | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers WR Braylon Edwards (knee) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Michael Crabtree | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers WR Michael Crabtree (foot) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | David Anderson | Washington Redskins | Fantasy
Washington Redskins WR David Anderson might be used at the slot receiver, ahead of WR Terrence Austin, due to his experience. "Knowledge of defenses and just a knack to find open spots," Anderson said, of what makes a good slot receiver. "As a receiver you either win vs. man or you sell cars. You have to win vs. man because that's what's gonna happen in the slot. And you have to have more spatial awareness inside."

WR | Doug Baldwin | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin (concussion) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Nov. 17, as expected.

WR | Sidney Rice | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Seattle Seahawks WR Sidney Rice (concussion) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 17, as expected.

WR | Danario Alexander | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams WR Danario Alexander (hamstring) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Mohamed Massaquoi | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns DL Auston English (knee), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (head), DL Jayme Mitchell (chest, ankle), OL Tony Pashos (ankle), DB Dimitri Patterson (knee) and DL Jabaal Sheard (thigh) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Michael Jenkins | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings WR Michael Jenkins (knee) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Stevie Johnson | Buffalo Bills | Injury, Fantasy
Buffalo Bills WR Stevie Johnson (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Santana Moss | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins WRs Santana Moss (hand) and Niles Paul (toe), OG Maurice Hurt (shoulder), OT Sean Locklear (ankle), LBs London Fletcher (ankle) and Keyaron Fox (infection) and SS LaRon Landry (Achilles') did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Miles Austin | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Jacoby Ford | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders WR Jacoby Ford (foot) is not going to play in the team's Week 11 matchup with the Minnesota Vikings.

WR | Mario Manningham | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants WR Mario Manningham (knee) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Julio Jones | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Jeremy Maclin | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Philadelphia Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin (hamstring, shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

WR | Santonio Holmes | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets WR Santonio Holmes (foot) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16, and is probable for Week 11.

WR | Plaxico Burress | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets WR Plaxico Burress (back) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16, and is probable for Week 11.

WR | Hines Ward | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury, Fantasy
Pittsburgh Steelers WR Hines Ward (head) saw limited snaps in Week 10 as the team eased him in following an injury in the previous week. WR Jerricho Cotchery was the third receiver behind WRs Antonio Brown and Mike Wallace.


Tight End

TE | Lance Kendricks | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams LB Josh Hull (hamstring), LB Bryan Kehl (ankle), TE Lance Kendricks (foot), CB Justin King (head), RB Jerious Norwood (hamstring), OT Rodger Saffold (head), DL Eugene Sims (shoulder) and FS Darian Stewart (neck) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

TE | Anthony Fasano | Miami Dolphins | Injury, Fantasy
Miami Dolphins TE Anthony Fasano (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

TE | Todd Heap | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals TE Todd Heap (hamstring), TE Rob Housler (groin), LB Joey Porter (knee) and S Kerry Rhodes (foot) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

TE | Tony Gonzalez | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez (undisclosed) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

TE | Kellen Winslow | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Kellen Winslow (undisclosed) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

TE | Jeremy Shockey | Carolina Panthers | Injury, Fantasy
Carolina Panthers TE Jeremy Shockey (ribs) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.


Place Kicker

PK | Sebastian Janikowski | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders PK Sebastian Janikowski (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

PK | Rian Lindell | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills WR David Nelson (ankle), OT Erik Pears (groin), DE Spencer Johnson (shoulder), SS George Wilson (neck) and PK Rian Lindell (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.


Offensive Tackle

OT | James Carpenter | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Updating a previous item, Seattle Seahawks OT James Carpenter (knee) tore his anterior cruciate ligament during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Marcus McNeill | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers OT Marcus McNeill (neck) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) are unexpected to play in the Week 11 game against the Chicago Bears.

OT | Jammal Brown | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins OT Jammal Brown (groin) is making progress, according to head coach Mike Shanahan, as the player was able to practice on a limited basis Wednesday, Nov. 16. Shanahan said Monday, Nov. 14, that it was a "longshot" that Brown would play in Week 11.

OT | Tyler Polumbus | Washington Redskins | Injury
The Washington Redskins might be forced to make changes to the offensive line again in Week 11. OG Maurice Hurt (knee) and OT Sean Locklear (ankle) are nursing injuries. If Hurt cannot play, C Will Montgomery might be used at guard, with C Erik Cook moving in at center. If Locklear is unable to go, OT Tyler Polumbus might draw his first start with the team, or OT Willie Smith might get the call.

OT | Rodger Saffold | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams LB Josh Hull (hamstring), LB Bryan Kehl (ankle), TE Lance Kendricks (foot), CB Justin King (head), RB Jerious Norwood (hamstring), OT Rodger Saffold (head), DL Eugene Sims (shoulder) and FS Darian Stewart (neck) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Jason Smith | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis WR Brandon Gibson (groin), OT Jason Smith (head) and RB Cadillac Williams (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Gabe Carimi | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears OT Gabe Carimi (knee) and DL Julius Peppers (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Tony Pashos | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns DL Auston English (knee), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (head), DL Jayme Mitchell (chest, ankle), OL Tony Pashos (ankle), DB Dimitri Patterson (knee) and DL Jabaal Sheard (thigh) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Demetrius Bell | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills OT Demetrius Bell (shoulder) and LB Chris Kelsay (calf) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Sam Baker | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons OT Sam Baker (back), WR Harry Douglas (thigh), DL Ray Edwards (knee), CB Brent Grimes (knee), RB Antone Smith (knee) and RB Jason Snelling (hamstring) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Ryan Clady | Denver Broncos | Injury
Denver Broncos TE Julius Thomas (ankle), OTs Ryan Clady (knee) and Chris Clark (knee), LB Wesley Woodyard (knee), CB Cassius Vaughn (hamstring) and SS Brian Dawkins (ankle) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and are listed as probable for Week 11.

OT | King Dunlap | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles OT King Dunlap (concussion) and CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OT | Chad Clifton | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 11.


Guard

OG | Chris Williams | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears OG Edwin Williams is expected to start at left guard in Week 11 with OG Chris Williams (wrist) done for the season.

OG | Edwin Williams | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears OG Edwin Williams is expected to start at left guard in Week 11 with OG Chris Williams (wrist) done for the season.

OG | Tyronne Green | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner said Wednesday, Nov. 16, that the hand injury for OG Tyronne Green (hand) has worsened. Green played through injury in Week 10 against the Oakland Raiders, and is apparently worse than he was before the game.

OG | Louis Vasquez | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers OT Marcus McNeill (neck) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) are unexpected to play in the Week 11 game against the Chicago Bears.

OG | Kris Dielman | San Diego Chargers | Injury
Updating a previous report, San Diego Chargers OG Kris Dielman (concussion) is fully expected to recover from his concussion and return to the team in 2012. He was placed on the season-ending Injured Reserve list Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OG | Anthony Herrera | Minnesota Vikings | Injury
Minnesota Vikings OG Anthony Herrera (knee), LB Erin Henderson (hamstring), CB Chris Cook (suspension), SS Husain Abdullah (concussion) and LS Cullen Loeffler (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OG | Kyle Kosier | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys OGs Montrae Holland (illness) and Kyle Kosier (foot) and Mike Jenkins (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

OG | Josh Sitton | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (ankle), DL Mike Neal (knee) and OG Josh Sitton (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.


Defensive Line

DL | Terrance Knighton | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury
Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton (ankle) could miss Week 11 because of his injured ankle. Knighton said he met with a specialist and was told the injury could get worse if it is aggravated.

DL | Lawrence Jackson | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions P Ryan Donahue (quadriceps), DL Lawrence Jackson (thigh) and DL Willie Young (ankle) did not take part in open practice periods to the media Thursday, Nov. 17.

DL | Julius Peppers | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears DL Julius Peppers (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, but he is expected to play in Week 11.

DL | Mike Neal | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday, Nov. 16, that DL Mike Neal (knee) has a chance to be ready to play in Week 11. It would be Neal's season debut, although nothing is guaranteed. Neal took a number of 11-on-11 snaps, and continues to progress.

DL | Haloti Ngata | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens DL Haloti Ngata (quadriceps) has been slowed by a quadriceps injury. "Physically, I'm up and down," Ngata said Wednesday, Nov. 16. "It's getting better and better each week."

DL | Anthony Hargrove | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks SS Atari Bigby (hamstring) and DL Anthony Hargrove (hamstring) were each unable to practice Wednesday, Nov. 17.

DL | Aaron Kampman | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury
Jacksonville Jaguars DL John Chick (abdomen), FB Greg Jones (undisclosed), DL Aaron Kampman (hamstring) and DL Terrance Knighton (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

DL | Ray Edwards | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons OT Sam Baker (back), WR Harry Douglas (thigh), DL Ray Edwards (knee), CB Brent Grimes (knee), RB Antone Smith (knee) and RB Jason Snelling (hamstring) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

DL | John Abraham | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons DL John Abraham (undisclosed), C Todd McClure (undisclosed) and S William Moore (quadriceps) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

DL | Kyle Vanden Bosch | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions P Ryan Donahue (quadriceps), DL Lawrence Jackson (thigh), S Amari Spievey (toe), DL Kyle Vanden Bosch (undisclosed) and DL Willie Young (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

DL | Carlos Dunlap | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals WR Andrew Hawkins (hamstring), C Kyle Cook (foot) and DE Carlos Dunlap (hamstring) practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

DL | Osi Umenyiora | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara (foot), CB Aaron Ross (quadriceps) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

DL | Kyle Moore | Buffalo Bills | Transaction
The Buffalo Bills have signed DE Kyle Moore off the Detroit Lions practice squad.


Linebacker

LB | Michael Boley | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants LB Michael Boley (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and according to a source familiar with the injury, it looks unlikely he will be able to play in Week 11. Head coach Tom Coughlin said only that Boley is listed as day-to-day. "We'll see," Boley said. "Right now I'm just trying to take it slow, make sure everything is 100 percent."

LB | Sean Lee | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys LB Sean Lee (wrist) began sporting a different cast over his dislocated left wrist in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16. For the first time since last week, when he began practicing, Lee's fingers were exposed.

LB | Erin Henderson | Minnesota Vikings | Injury
Minnesota Vikings LB Erin Henderson (hamstring) told reporters Wednesday, Nov. 16, that he is OK despite not practicing, and he expects to play in Week 11. Head coach Leslie Frazier said Henderson has a "slight" strain.

LB | Ray Lewis | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens LB Ray Lewis (foot) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, due to a foot injury, but the ailment is not expected to sideline him for the Week 11 game against the Cincinnati Bengals.

LB | Navorro Bowman | San Francisco 49ers | Injury
San Francisco 49ers CB Chris Culliver (shoulder), LB Navorro Bowman (neck) and DL Ray McDonald (hamstring) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Lance Briggs | Chicago Bears | Injury, Fantasy
Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (neck) and WR Devin Hester (ankle) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Takeo Spikes | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers S Steve Gregory (thigh) and LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Stewart Bradley | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals CB Michael Adams (hamstring), LB Stewart Bradley (ribs), OT Brandon Keith (knee), QB Kevin Kolb (toe), LB Paris Lenon (groin), FB Anthony Sherman (ankle) and RB LaRod Stephens-Howling (shoulder) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Joey Porter | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals TE Todd Heap (hamstring), TE Rob Housler (groin), LB Joey Porter (knee) and S Kerry Rhodes (foot) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Chris Kelsay | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills OT Demetrius Bell (shoulder) and LB Chris Kelsay (calf) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Barrett Ruud | Tennessee Titans | Injury
Tennessee Titans DL LB Barrett Ruud (groin) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Clay Matthews | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (ankle), DL Mike Neal (knee) and OG Josh Sitton (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Desmond Bishop | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers LB Desmond Bishop (undisclosed), RB Ryan Grant (knee), OG T.J. Lang (undisclosed) and LB Frank Zombo (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Dan Connor | Carolina Panthers | Injury
Carolina Panthers LB Dan Connor (shoulder) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | James Anderson | Carolina Panthers | Injury
Carolina Panthers LBs James Anderson (ankle) and Jason Phillips (calf) and CB Captain Munnerlyn (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

LB | Calvin Pace | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets DL Mike DeVito (knee), DL Marcus Dixon (shoulder), LB David Harris (ankle), DL Kenrick Ellis (ankle), C Nick Mangold (ankle), LB Josh Mauga (back), RB Joe McKnight (toe), LB Calvin Pace (groin), CB Darrelle Revis (knee), OL Matt Slauson (ankle), CB Isaiah Trufant (hamstring) and WR Patrick Turner (kidney) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16, and are probable for Week 11.

LB | David Harris | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets DL Mike DeVito (knee), DL Marcus Dixon (shoulder), LB David Harris (ankle), DL Kenrick Ellis (ankle), C Nick Mangold (ankle), LB Josh Mauga (back), RB Joe McKnight (toe), LB Calvin Pace (groin), CB Darrelle Revis (knee), OL Matt Slauson (ankle), CB Isaiah Trufant (hamstring) and WR Patrick Turner (kidney) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16, and are probable for Week 11.


Cornerback

CB | Shawntae Spencer | San Francisco 49ers | Injury
San Francisco 49ers CB Shawntae Spencer (toe) was able to take part in a full practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Justin King | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams LB Josh Hull (hamstring), LB Bryan Kehl (ankle), TE Lance Kendricks (foot), CB Justin King (head), RB Jerious Norwood (hamstring), OT Rodger Saffold (head), DL Eugene Sims (shoulder) and FS Darian Stewart (neck) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Marcus Gilchrist | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers DL Luis A. Castillo (leg), DL Antonio Garay (hip), CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring), OG Tyronne Green (hand), OT Marcus McNeill (neck), LB Shaun Phillips (foot) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Brent Grimes | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons OT Sam Baker (back), WR Harry Douglas (thigh), DL Ray Edwards (knee), CB Brent Grimes (knee), RB Antone Smith (knee) and RB Jason Snelling (hamstring) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Mike Jenkins | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys OGs Montrae Holland (illness) and Kyle Kosier (foot) and Mike Jenkins (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Nate Clements | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals RB Brian Leonard (knee), TE Donald Lee (foot), DE Frostee Rucker (knee), DL Jonathan Fanene (illness), CBs Nate Clements (knee) and Adam Jones (hamstring), FS Chris Crocker (knee) and FS Gibril Wilson (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Aaron Ross | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara (foot), CB Aaron Ross (quadriceps) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Prince Amukamara | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants CB Prince Amukamara (foot), CB Aaron Ross (quadriceps) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles OT King Dunlap (concussion) and CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

CB | Darrelle Revis | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets DL Mike DeVito (knee), DL Marcus Dixon (shoulder), LB David Harris (ankle), DL Kenrick Ellis (ankle), C Nick Mangold (ankle), LB Josh Mauga (back), RB Joe McKnight (toe), LB Calvin Pace (groin), CB Darrelle Revis (knee), OL Matt Slauson (ankle), CB Isaiah Trufant (hamstring) and WR Patrick Turner (kidney) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16, and are probable for Week 11.

CB | Antoine Winfield | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Transaction, Free Agents
The Minnesota Vikings have placed CB Antoine Winfield (clavicle) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2011 season. In a corresponding move, the team has signed free-agent CB Benny Sapp (Dolphins). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Strong Safety

SS | Amari Spievey | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions SS Amari Spievey (toe) returned to practice Thursday, Nov. 17.

SS | Kam Chancellor | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks SS Kam Chancellor (head) and TE Cameron Morrah (knee) each took part in a full practice session Wednesday, Nov. 16.

SS | Atari Bigby | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks SS Atari Bigby (hamstring) and DL Anthony Hargrove (hamstring) were each unable to practice Wednesday, Nov. 17.

SS | Steve Gregory | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers S Steve Gregory (thigh) and LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

SS | George Wilson | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills WR David Nelson (ankle), OT Erik Pears (groin), DE Spencer Johnson (shoulder), SS George Wilson (neck) and PK Rian Lindell (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

SS | Oshiomogho Atogwe | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins RB Tashard Choice (hamstring), TE Logan Paulsen (shoulder), SS Oshiomogho Atogwe (knee, toe) and FS Reed Doughty (chest) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

SS | William Moore | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons DL John Abraham (undisclosed), C Todd McClure (undisclosed) and S William Moore (quadriceps) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

SS | Brian Dawkins | Denver Broncos | Injury
Denver Broncos TE Julius Thomas (ankle), OTs Ryan Clady (knee) and Chris Clark (knee), LB Wesley Woodyard (knee), CB Cassius Vaughn (hamstring) and SS Brian Dawkins (ankle) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and are listed as probable for Week 11.


Free Safety

FS | Kareem Moore | Free Agent | Injury, Transaction
Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan discussed the release of S Kareem Moore (knee). "Hopefully he gets healed up and he's able to get up to full speed," Shanahan said Wednesday, Nov. 16. Shanahan said Moore is near 100 percent. The team is prohibited from re-signing Moore this year, but he can be claimed on waivers or signed by another team.

FS | Darian Stewart | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams LB Josh Hull (hamstring), LB Bryan Kehl (ankle), TE Lance Kendricks (foot), CB Justin King (head), RB Jerious Norwood (hamstring), OT Rodger Saffold (head), DL Eugene Sims (shoulder) and FS Darian Stewart (neck) were each listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | Michael Huff | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), FS Matt Giordano (quadriceps), FS Michael Huff (ankle), SS Michael Mitchell (ankle), C Samson Satele (knee) and CB DeMarcus Van Dyke (hamstring) were listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | T.J. Ward | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns RP Peyton Hillis (hamstring) and FS T.J. Ward (finger, foot) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | Kerry Rhodes | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals TE Todd Heap (hamstring), TE Rob Housler (groin), LB Joey Porter (knee) and S Kerry Rhodes (foot) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | LaRon Landry | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins WRs Santana Moss (hand) and Niles Paul (toe), OG Maurice Hurt (shoulder), OT Sean Locklear (ankle), LBs London Fletcher (ankle) and Keyaron Fox (infection) and SS LaRon Landry (Achilles') did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | Gibril Wilson | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals RB Brian Leonard (knee), TE Donald Lee (foot), DE Frostee Rucker (knee), DL Jonathan Fanene (illness), CBs Nate Clements (knee) and Adam Jones (hamstring), FS Chris Crocker (knee) and FS Gibril Wilson (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | Tanard Jackson | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers DL Albert Haynesworth (knee), S Tanard Jackson (hamstring), DL Frank Okam (calf) and LB Dekoda Watson (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | Morgan Burnett | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

FS | Brodney Pool | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets DB Brodney Pool (knee), WR Jeremy Kerley (knee) and TE Shawn Nelson (illness) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16, and have been ruled out for Week 11.

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