Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 5

Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 5

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Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 5


Sunday updates will begin when teams start releasing official pregame inactives and starter information to the league. This is typically around 60-90 minutes prior to the kickoff of their game.

Monday night’s Denver Broncos at New England Patriots has been postponed. Both teams will go on bye this week.

Week 5 gameday inactives, weather and notes


Early games: RB Joe Mixon (active), TE Mark Andrews (active), WR Julio Jones (inactive)
Afternoon games: RB Raheem Mostert (active), WR Deebo Samuel (active)
Sunday night: None
Monday night: TE Jared Cook, WR Mike Williams
Tuesday night: WR A.J. Brown, WR John Brown

Carolina at Atlanta (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: Dome stadium


Inactives: CB Stantley Thomas-Oliver, OT Dennis Daley, QB P.J. Walker, CB Eli Apple and OG Michael Schofield

Lineup notes: RB Christian McCaffrey (ankle) remains on IR for at least one more week.


Inactives: DT Deadrin Senat, S Jaylinn Hawkins, OT John Wetzel, CB Jordan Miller, WR Julio Jones and RB Qadree Ollison

Lineup notes: WR Julio Jones (hamstring) did not practice all week and has been declared inactive for Week 5. WR Calvin Ridley (thigh, knee) was limited all week but is fit to play.

Las Vegas at Kansas City (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 75 degrees, clear

Las Vegas

Inactives: DL Maliek Collins, OT Brandon Parker, WR Bryan Edwards, OG Patrick Omameh and S Dallin Leavitt

Lineup notes: RB Josh Jacobs (hip) practiced fully all week and is good for Week 5. WR Bryan Edwards (foot, ankle) is out. TE Darren Waller (knee) has been limited all week, but he’s good to go. WR Henry Ruggs (knee, hamstring) makes his return to play through a questionable tag.

Kansas City

Inactives: LB Darius Harris, RB DeAndre Washington, OG Yasir Durant, DE Demone Harris and TE Ricky Seals-Jones

Lineup notes: WR Tyreek Hill (heel) and WR Mecole Hardman (hamstring) practiced fully all week and are healthy for Week 5.

Arizona at New York Jets (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 66 degrees, overcast


Inactives: QB Brett Hundley, TE Jordan M. Thomas, LB Devon Kennard, OT Joshua Miles, OT Joshua Jones, RB Eno Benjamin and FS Chris Banjo

Lineup notes: RB Kenyan Drake (chest) practiced fully all week and is off of the injury report for Week 5.

new york

Inactives: OT Mekhi Becton, CB Blessuan Austin, WR Breshad Perriman, QB James Morgan, SS Marqui Christian, RB Ty Johnson and QB Sam Darnold

Lineup notes: WR Breshad Perriman (ankle) has been ruled out. RB Le’Veon Bell (hamstring) returns from the Reserve/Injured list. WR Jamison Crowder (hamstring) practiced all week and is good to go. QB Sam Darnold (shoulder) was inactive all week during practice and has been ruled out.

Philadelphia at Pittsburgh (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 67 degrees, possible light rain


Inactives: WR Alshon Jeffery, CB Avonte Maddox, WR DeSean Jackson, RB Jason Huntley, LB Casey Toohill, TE Hakeem Butler and QB Nate Sudfeld

Lineup notes: WR Alshon Jeffery (foot) and WR DeSean Jackson (hamstring) were ruled out again. WR J.J. Arcega-Whiteside (calf) practiced fully all week and will return.


Inactives: FS Marcus D. Allen, FB Derek Watt, OT Derwin Gray, QB Joshua Dobbs, DT Carlos Davis and TE Zach Gentry

Lineup notes: WRs JuJu Smith-Schuster (knee) and Diontae Johnson (toe) practiced fully Friday and will be out there this week.

Los Angeles Rams at Washington (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 68 degrees, rain

los Angeles

Inactives: LB Micah Kiser, OT Tremayne Anchrum, WR Trishton Jackson, TE Brycen Hopkins and RB Raymond Calais

Lineup notes: RB Cam Akers (ribs) practiced fully Friday and is set to return in Week 5.


Inactives: OT Saahdiq Charles, TE Marcus Baugh, QB Dwayne Haskins, LB Cole Holcomb, CB Greg Stroman and LB Jared Norris

Lineup notes: WR Steven Sims (toe) didn’t practice all week, and he’s out again. WR Terry McLaurin (thigh) progressed to a full practice Friday and is good to go.

Cincinnati at Baltimore (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 67 degrees, possible light rain


Inactives: CB Mackensie Alexander, WR John Ross, LB Markus Bailey, DE Andrew Brown, PK Austin Seibert, RB Trayveon Williams and OG Keaton Sutherland

Lineup notes: RB Joe Mixon (shin) was limited Thursday and Friday, and he draws a questionable tag for Week 5. He will play through the injury.


Inactives: RB Justice Hill, QB Trace McSorley, DL Justin Ellis, C Trystan Colon-Castillo, OG Tyre Phillips, DT Broderick Washington and WR Chris Moore

Lineup notes: QB Lamar Jackson (knee, illness), WR Marquise Brown (knee) and TE Mark Andrews (thigh) all will give it a go after missing practice at various points of the week.

Jacksonville at Houston (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 82 degrees, humid (retractable-roof stadium)


Inactives: CB CJ Henderson, QB Jake Luton, DL Daniel Ekuale, WR Dede Westbrook, LB Myles Jack and DE Joshua Allen

Lineup notes: WR Laviska Shenault Jr. (hamstring) was limited all week but didn’t receive an injury tag. He’s active.


Inactives: WR Keke Coutee, OT Charlie Heck, LB Benardrick McKinney, CB Cornell Armstrong, TE Jordan Akins, LB Peter Kalambayi and RB Buddy Howell

Lineup notes: No injuries of fantasy note.

Miami at San Francisco (4:05 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 71 degrees, clear


Inactives: DE Jason Strowbridge, WR Malcolm Perry, RB Salvon Ahmed, TE Durham Smythe, DE Shaq Lawson and RB Jordan Howard

Lineup notes: WR DeVante Parker (ankle) practiced fully Friday, and he wasn’t on the injury report for Week 5. RB Jordan Howard is a healthy scratch.

San Francisco

Inactives: WR Dante Pettis, CB Dontae Johnson, CB Emmanuel Moseley, OG Tom Compton, QB Nick Mullens and TE Daniel Helm

Lineup notes: QB Jimmy Garoppolo (ankle) practiced in full and is set to return under center. RB Raheem Mostert (knee) was limited and drew a questionable tag but will play. WR Deebo Samuel (illness) didn’t practice Thursday or Friday but is questionable and active once again.

Indianapolis at Cleveland (4:25 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 66 degrees, overcast


Inactives: DE Ron’Dell Carter, OT Anthony Castonzo, WR Dezmon Patmon, DT Eli Ankou, TE Noah Togiai and QB Jacob Eason

Lineup notes: WR Michael Pittman Jr. (calf) went on Injured Reserve and will miss at least two more weeks. Starting OT Anthony Castonzo (rib) won’t be available block Philip Rivers’ blindside.


Inactives: LB Tae Davis, C Evan Brown, WR Taywan Taylor, CB Greedy Williams and SS Karl Joseph

Lineup notes: WR Odell Beckham Jr. (toe), WR Jarvis Landry (hip) and RB Kareem Hunt (groin) were full participants Friday and are ready to play.

New  York Giants at Dallas (4:25 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 94 degrees, clear (retractable-roof stadium)

New York

Inactives: DT R.J. McIntosh, TE Eric Tomlinson, OT Jackson Barton and LB T.J. Brunson

Lineup notes: WR Sterling Shepard (toe) is on IR for at least one more game.


Inactives: CB Saivion Smith, WR Malik Turner, QB Ben DiNucci, LB Rashad Smith and CB Reggie Robinson II

Lineup notes: Star OT Tyron Smith (neck) will have surgery and is done for the season.

Minnesota at Seattle (8:20 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 54 degrees, rain


Inactives: WR K.J. Osborn, CB Kris Boyd, DE Hercules Mata’afa, CB Holton Hill and OL Olisaemeka Udoh

Lineup notes: WR Adam Thielen (shoulder) was limited Wednesday but a full-go Thursday and Friday.


Inactives: S Jamal Adams, OG Mike Iupati, RB Carlos Hyde, LB Jordyn Brooks, C Kyle E. Fuller and S Lano Hill

Lineup notes: RB Carlos Hyde (shoulder) was limited all week, and will sit one more game ahead of a Week 6 bye.

Los Angeles Chargers at New Orleans (8:15 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: Dome stadium

Los Angeles

Lineup notes: RB Austin Ekeler (shoulder) was placed on Injured Reserve and will miss at least three games. WR Mike Williams (hamstring) didn’t practice Thursday but was limited Friday and Friday. He’s a game-time decision.

New Orleans

Lineup notes: WR Michael Thomas (ankle) and TE Jared Cook (groin) were limited participants all week. Thomas reportedly won’t play, due to disciplinary reasons. Cook is questionable and a game-time decision.

Buffalo at Tennessee (7:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 65 degrees, clear


Lineup notes: RB Zack Moss (toe) was a full-go during Saturday’s session and is questionable. WR Cole Beasley (foot) was a full participant Thursday, Friday and Saturday. He’s not on the injury report. WR John Brown (calf) was limited all week and is questionable, but he played through the injury last week.


Lineup notes: WR A.J. Brown (knee) was a full participant Saturday and is questionable. WRs Corey Davis (illness) and Adam Humphries (illness) are on the COVID-19 list.


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