Initial Practice and Playing Status Report: Week 5

Initial Practice and Playing Status Report: Week 5

Injury Analysis

Initial Practice and Playing Status Report: Week 5

This initial practice report for the week will track all key fantasy player injuries and provide information from the team’s daily practice reports. Be sure you check out our Priority News often during the week as all breaking player news will be posted there.

PLEASE NOTE: This initial report for the week will be updated and released on Thursdays, after the teams have completed their early week practices and the NFL has released their official practice reports. Teams playing on Monday night don’t release reports until after Thursday practice and teams on the west coast often report their practice reports late. Players practicing fully are no longer listed here.

ARIZONA – Thursday Night
QB Carson Palmer – (Concussion) Didn’t practice this week and will not play (out).
RB Chris Johnson – (Groin) Placed on IR, possibly ending his season.

ATLANTA
WR Justin Hardy – (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Mohamed Sanu – (Shoulder) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
TE Jacob Tamme – (Hip) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.

BALTIMORE
RB Kenneth Dixon – (Knee) Practiced fully Wednesday and expected to play.

BUFFALO
WR Greg Salas – (Groin) Didn’t practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.
TE Charles Clay – (Knee) Didn’t practice Wednesday but expected to play.

CAROLINA – Monday Night
No practice report.
QB Cam Newton – (Concussion) In league concussion protocol and his playing status is uncertain.
RB Jonathan Stewart – (Ankle) Expected to miss another 1-2 weeks.

CHICAGO
QB Jay Cutler – (Right Thumb) Expected to miss another 1-2 weeks.
WR Alshon Jeffery – (Knee) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Kevin White – (Ankle, Fibula) Placed on IR, ending his season.

CINCINNATI
RB Jeremy Hill
 – (Chest) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
TE Tyler Eifert – (Ankle) Expected to miss another 1-2 weeks.

CLEVELAND
QB Josh McCown – (Left Shoulder) Expected to miss another 5-6 weeks.
WR Corey Coleman – (Hand) Expected to miss another 3-4 weeks.

DALLAS
QB Tony Romo – (Back) Expected to miss another 6-7 weeks.
RB Lance Dunbar – (Knee) Didn’t practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Dez Bryant – (Knee) Didn’t practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.

DENVER
QB Trevor Siemian – (Left Shoulder) Didn’t practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Demaryius Thomas – (Hip) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
TE Virgil Green – (Calf) Limited in practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.

DETROIT
RB Dwayne Washington – (Ankle) Didn’t practice Wednesday and not expected to play.
WR Marvin Jones – (Foot) Didn’t practice Wednesday but expected to play.
TE Eric Ebron – (Ankle, Knee) Didn’t practice Wednesday and not expected to play.

GREEN BAY
TE Jared Cook – (Ankle) Didn’t practice Wednesday and not expected to play.

HOUSTON
RB Jonathat Grimes – (Ankle) Didn’t practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.
WR Braxton Miller – (Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.
TE Stephen Anderson – (Hamstring) Didn’t practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.

INDIANAPOLIS
RB Frank Gore – (Chest) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Donte Moncrief – (Shoulder) Expected to miss another 2-4 weeks.

JACKSONVILLE – Bye Week

KANSAS CITY – Bye Week

LOS ANGELES
WR Kenny Britt – (Thigh) Didn’t practice Wednesday but expected to play.

MIAMI
RB Arian Foster – (Groin) Limited in practice this week and his playing status is uncertain.
TE Jordan Cameron  – (Concussion) Didn’t practice this week and not expected to play.

MINNESOTA
WR Stefon Diggs – (Groin) Didn’t practice Wednesday but expected to play.
TE Kyle Rudolph – (Clavicle/Rib) Didn’t practice Wednesday but expected to play.

NEW ENGLAND
RB LaGarrette Blount – (Hip) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
TE Rob Gronkowski – (Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.

NEW ORLEANS – Bye Week

NEW YORK GIANTS
RB Rashad Jennings – (Thumb) Limited in practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.
TE Larry Donnell – (Concussion) Didn’t practice Wednesday and not expected to play.

NEW YORK JETS
RB Matt Forte – (Knee, Ribs) Limited in practice Wednesday but expected to play.
WR Eric Decker – (Shoulder) Didn’t practice Wednesday and not expected to play.

OAKLAND
RB Latavius Murray – (Toe) Didn’t practice Wednesday and not expected to play.

PHILADELPHIA
No injuries of fantasy note.

PITTSBURGH
No injuries of fantasy note.

SAN DIEGO
TE Antomio Gates – (Hamstring) Limited in practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.

SAN FRANCISCO – Thursday Night
WR Jeremy Kerley
 – (Ankle) Limited in practice all week but expected to play.
TE Vance McDonald – (Hip) Limited in practice all week and his playing status is uncertain.

SEATTLE – Bye Week
RB Thomas Rawls – (Fibula) Expected to miss another 1-3 weeks.
C.J. Prosise – (Hand) Expected to miss another 2-4 weeks.

TAMPA BAY – Monday Night
No practice report.
RB Doug Martin – (Hamstring) Expected to miss another 1-2 weeks.

TENNESSEE
No injuries of fantasy note.

WASHINGTON
WR Josh Doctson – (Achilles) Didn’t practice Wednesday and his playing status is uncertain.

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