Friday walkthrough: Week 7

Friday walkthrough: Week 7

Injury Analysis

Friday walkthrough: Week 7

Team-by-team review of any key fantasy player and their prospects for playing based on this week’s practice activity and team statements. Only those players listed on the team’s final Injury Report will be addressed unless the situation warrants.

PLEASE NOTE: The NFL releases their final official Injury Report late on Friday (after 4:00pm ET) and teams on the west coast often report their injuries late and are not included.

This week’s key game-time decisions: RB Leonard Fournette (JAC), RB DeMarco Murray (TEN), WR Jeremy Maclin (BAL), WR Mike Wallace (BAL), WR Keenan Allen (LAC)

ARIZONA
RB Andre Ellington (quadriceps) barely practiced this week and is not expected to play despite being listed as questionable.

ATLANTA
WR Mohamed Sanu (hamstring) was limited this week in practice but not on the final injury report and expected to return to action Sunday.

BALTIMORE
RB Terrance West (calf) is out again this week. WR Mike Wallace (back) barely practiced this week and is a game-time decision. WR Jeremy Maclin (shoulder) had another limited week of practice and is a likely game-time decision. WR Breshad Perriman (concussion) has been ruled out. TE Benjamin Watson (knee) sat out practice on Wednesday and Thursday and was limited Friday. Despite this the team expects him to play. Backup TE Maxx Williams (ankle) is out again this week.

BUFFALO
WR Jordan Matthews (thumb) got in limited practice reps early in the week but put in a full workload on Friday and is trending toward playing Sunday. TE Charles Clay (knee) is out again this week.

CAROLINA
QB Cam Newton (right shoulder) put in a limited week of practice but is expected to play. Same goes for RB Jonathan Stewart (ankle). WR Kelvin Benjamin (knee) rested his knee early in the week but got in a light practice on Friday and is on pace to play this weekend.

CHICAGO
WR Markus Wheaton (groin) is expected to remain sidelined for 3-5 more weeks.

CINCINNATI
WR Tyler Boyd (knee) remains out and will miss several more weeks. Rookie WR John Ross (knee) was limited this week but got in a full practice on Friday and has a chance to play this weekend. He’s officially listed as questionable.

CLEVELAND
WR Kenny Britt (knee, glute) was limited all week in practice but is expected to play.

DALLAS
No injuries of fantasy note.

DENVER
QB Trevor Siemian (left shoulder) practiced fully all week and will play. But he’ll be without WR Emmanuel Sanders (ankle) who has been ruled out this week.

DETROIT – Bye Week
Despite being listed as questionable QB Matthew Stafford (ankle) practiced fully all week and is in no danger of not playing Sunday. WR Kenny Golladay (hamstring) was very limited all week in practice and is expected to miss another week of action. Officially listed as questionable.

GREEN BAY
QB Aaron Rodgers (right collarbone) is out, likely for the rest of the season.

HOUSTON – Bye Week
RB D’Onta Foreman (hip) was limited most of the week in practice but wasn’t listed on the team’s final injury report.

INDIANAPOLIS
QB Andrew Luck (right shoulder) remains sidelined this week.

JACKSONVILLE
RB Leonard Fournette (ankle) didn’t practice all week and is a game-time decision. WR Marqise Lee (knee) returned to practice Friday on a limited basis after missing the prior sessions and is questionable to play.

KANSAS CITY – Played Thursday Night
RB Charcandrick West (concussion) sat out this week’s game. 

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS
Despite a limited practice week RB Melvin Gordon (shoulder) is expected to be on the field Sunday. The same may not go for WR Keenan Allen (shoulder) who injured his shoulder in practice Thursday and was unable to practice Friday. He’s officially listed as questionable and likely a game-time decision.

LOS ANGELES RAMS
No injuries of fantasy note.

MIAMI
WR DeVante Parker (ankle) was unable to practice again this week and is listed as doubtful to play.

MINNESOTA
QB Sam Bradford (knee) is out again this week and is joined by WR Stefon Diggs (groin) who was again unable to get on the practice field this week. WR Michael Floyd (hamstring) got in a limited practice Friday after sitting out earlier sessions and is on track to play Sunday.

NEW ENGLAND
No injuries of fantasy note.

NEW ORLEANS
WR Willie Snead (hamstring) got in another limited week of practice but signs point to him playing Sunday. Officially listed as questionable.

NEW YORK GIANTS
RB Paul Perkins (ribs) has been ruled out again this week. WR Sterling Shepard (ankle) hit the practice field this week on a limited basis and is expected to return to action Sunday. 

NEW YORK JETS
No injuries of fantasy note.

OAKLAND – Played Thursday Night
No injuries of fantasy note.

PHILADELPHIA – Monday Night
RB Wendell Smallwood (knee) is practicing fully this week and expected to play.

PITTSBURGH
No injuries of fantasy note.

SAN FRANCISCO
No injuries of fantasy note.

SEATTLE
RB C.J. Prosise (ankle) practiced fully on Thursday and Friday and is expected to play despite a questionable tag this week.

TAMPA BAY
QB Jameis Winston (right shoulder) threw at practice Friday after being limited in the early week sessions and is expected to play.

TENNESSEE
RB DeMarco Murray (hamstring) only got in a limited practice on Friday this week and is a game-time decision. WR Corey Davis (hamstring) has been ruled out again this week. TE Delanie Walker (calf) only hit the practice field on a limited basis Thursday but then had to sit out Friday. He’s trending toward not playing despite being listed as questionable.

WASHINGTON – Monday Night
RB Rob Kelley (ankle) returned to practice this week on a limited basis and is expected to play. PK Dustin Hopkins (hip) has been placed on IR.

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