Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 6

Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 6

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Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 6


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.

Week 6 gameday inactives, weather and notes


Early games: WR Darius Slayton (active), WR Curtis Samuel (inactive), WR DJ Chark Jr. (active)
Afternoon games: none
Sunday night: none
Monday night: WR John Brown

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

Kickoff Weather: 61 degrees, mostly cloudy


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

Lineup notes: TE Jordan Akins (concussion, ankle) has been downgraded to out.


Inactives: OT Isaiah Wilson, C Daniel Munyer, DE Matt Dickerson, LB Will Compton and S Chris Jackson

Lineup notes: WR A.J. Brown (knee) and TE Jonnu Smith (quadriceps) made it back to a full practice Friday, and they’re off the injury report. WR Corey Davis (COVID-19) is not ready to play, but WR Adam Humphries was removed from the COVID-19 reserve list.

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

Kickoff Weather: 57 degrees, overcast (retractable-roof dome)


Inactives: LB Markus Bailey, RB Trayveon Williams, WR Auden Tate, PK Austin Seibert and OG Keaton Sutherland

Lineup notes: WR A.J. Green (hamstring) made it back to a full practice Friday and is good to go. WR Auden Tate (shoulder) will not be available.


Inactives: WR Daurice Fountain, DE Ron’Dell Carter, TE Mo Alie-Cox, WR Dezmon Patmon, OT Chaz Green, LB Darius Leonard and QB Jacob Eason

Lineup notes: TE Mo Alie-Cox (knee) is out for Week 6. Stud LB Darius Leonard (groin) will miss another contest.

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

Kickoff Weather: Dome stadium


Inactives: S Jaylinn Hawkins, OT John Wetzel, DE Takkarist McKinley, CB Jordan Miller and RB Qadree Ollison

Lineup notes: WR Julio Jones (hamstring), WR Russell Gage (shoulder) and TE Hayden Hurst (back) were all limited Friday, but they carry no injury designations for Week 6.


Inactives: WR K.J. Osborn, CB Kris Boyd, RB Dalvin Cook, CB Holton Hill and OG Dru Samia

Lineup notes: RB Dalvin Cook (groin) is out for Week 6. RB Alexander Mattison will get the start.

Denver at New England (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 59 degrees, clear


Inactives: WR KJ Hamler, QB Jeff Driskel, LB Jeremiah Attaochu, DT McTelvin Agim, RB Melvin Gordon, OG Netane Muti and TE Noah Fant

Lineup notes: RB Phillip Lindsay (toe) practiced fully Friday and is good to go for Week 6. QB Drew Lock (shoulder) made it back to a full practice Friday and will start. RB Melvin Gordon (illness) has been out of practice this week due to illness and was downgraded Saturday from questionable to out. TE Noah Fant (ankle) also was downgraded to out from questionable.

New England

Inactives: QB Brian Hoyer, DT Carl Davis, CB Myles Bryant, RB J.J. Taylor and TE Dalton Keene

Lineup notes: WR Julian Edelman (knee) was limited all week and is questionable, but this has been status quo most of the year. He will play. QB Cam Newton (illness) returned to practice Thursday and is not on the injury report for Week 6.

Washington at New York Giants (1:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 63 degrees, mostly cloudy


Inactives: OT David Sharpe, TE Marcus Baugh, QB Dwayne Haskins, OG Josh Garnett, LB Thomas Davis and LB Nate Orchard

Lineup notes: WR Steven Sims (toe) was placed on Injured Reserve and will miss at least two more games. QB Kyle Allen (shoulder) and RB Antonio Gibson (toe) practiced fully Friday and are good to go.

New York

Inactives: S Adrian Colbert, DT R.J. McIntosh, TE Eric Tomlinson, DE Lorenzo Carter, OT Jackson Barton and LB T.J. Brunson

Lineup notes: WR Sterling Shepard (toe) remains on the Reserve/Injured list. WR Darius Slayton (foot) was limited all week and will play through a questionable tag.

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

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, mostly cloudy


Inactives: SS Anthony Levine, OG Ben Bredeson, DL Derek Wolfe, QB Trace McSorley, C Trystan Colon-Castillo and WR Chris Moore

Lineup notes: WR Miles Boykin (thigh) was limited in practice all week and will play, despite being questionable.


Inactives: WR Alshon Jeffery, CB Avonte Maddox, OT Lane Johnson, WR DeSean Jackson, LB Duke Riley, S Marcus Epps and QB Nate Sudfeld

Lineup notes: WR Alshon Jeffery (foot) and WR DeSean Jackson (hamstring) were ruled out again this week.

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

Kickoff Weather: 59 degrees, overcast


Inactives: LB Jacob Phillips, DB Ronnie Harrison, DE Joe Jackson, DT Vincent Taylor, OG Wyatt Teller and SS Karl Joseph

Lineup notes: WR Odell Beckham Jr. (illness) is questionable after he came down with an illness later in the week. He didn’t practice Thursday or Friday, but OBJ is ready to start. WR Jarvis Landry (hip, rib) was limited Friday, and he’s questionable. QB Baker Mayfield (chest) and RB Kareem Hunt (thigh) practiced fully Friday. Mayfield is questionable, but Hunt is not on the report.


Inactives: OG David DeCastro, LB Ulysees Gilbert III, WR Diontae Johnson, QB Joshua Dobbs, DT Carlos Davis and TE Zach Gentry

Lineup notes: WR JuJu Smith-Schuster (knee) was a full-go Friday and is set to play in Week 6. WR Diontae Johnson (back) has been ruled out.

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

Kickoff Weather: 61 degrees, clear


Inactives: OT Arlington Hambright, S Deon Bush, LB Trevis Gipson, CB Duke Shelley and WR Riley Ridley

Lineup notes: No injuries of fantasy note.


Inactives: WR Curtis Samuel, OT Dennis Daley, CB Eli Apple, QB Will Grier and DL Woodrow Hamilton

Lineup notes: RB Christian McCaffrey (ankle) remains on IR and didn’t practice all week, which means he’s likely to miss Week 6. WR Curtis Samuel (knee) was limited in practice all week and will sit this one out.

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

Kickoff Weather: 73 degrees, humid, mostly cloudy


Inactives: OG Kenny Wiggins, WR Quintez Cephus, CB Desmond Trufant, LB Elijah Lee, OG Logan Stenberg and QB David Blough

Lineup notes: RB Adrian Peterson (illness) missed practice Thursday due to illness, but he was back Friday without an injury designation.


Inactives: DL Abry Jones, QB Jake Luton, DL Daniel Ekuale, CB Luq Barcoo, WR Dede Westbrook and DE Joshua Allen

Lineup notes: WR D.J. Chark (ankle) and TE Tyler Eifert (neck) were limited Friday and questionable for Week 6. Both will play. WR Laviska Shenault (hamstring) practiced Friday and is good to go.

New York Jets at Miami (4:05 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 82 degrees, possible light rain, humid

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Inactives: CB Quincy Wilson, QB Sam Darnold, QB James Morgan, OT Mekhi Becton, DT Nathan Shepherd and DE Jordan Willis

Lineup notes: WR Chris Hogan (knee) was placed on Injured Reserve and will miss at least three games. QB Sam Darnold (shoulder) didn’t practice all week and is inactive. WR Breshad Perriman (ankle) was limited all week and is questionable, but he’ll give it a whirl. RB LaMical Perine is expected to see a large workload after RB Le’Veon Bell was released.


Inactives: DE Jason Strowbridge, WR Malcolm Perry, RB Salvon Ahmed, RB Jordan Howard and LB Kyle Van Noy

Lineup notes: WR DeVante Parker (ankle) practiced fully all week, and he’s off the injury report. RB Jordan Howard is a healthy scratch for the second straight game.

Green Bay at Tampa Bay (4:25 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 85 degrees, rain, humid

Green Bay

Inactives: QB Jordan Love, RB Tyler Ervin and CB Kevin King

Lineup notes: No injuries of fantasy note.

Tampa Bay

Inactives: RB Leonard Fournette, OT Aaron Stinnie, DE Quinton Bell, DT Khalil Davis and QB Ryan W. Griffin

Lineup notes: WR Chris Godwin (hamstring), TE Rob Gronkowski (shoulder), RB LeSean McCoy (ankle) and WR Justin Watson (chest) practiced fully Friday and are good to go. WR Mike Evans (ankle) was limited Friday, but he is off the injury report. RB Leonard Fournette (ankle) needs more time to get healthy.

Los Angeles Rams at San Francisco (8:20 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 82 degrees, clear

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Inactives: C Brian Allen, WR Trishton Jackson, DE Ogbonnia Okoronkwo, TE Brycen Hopkins and RB Raymond Calais

Lineup notes: No injuries of fantasy note.

San Francisco

Inactives: WR Dante Pettis, DT Darrion Daniels, RB Jeff Wilson Jr., LB Kwon Alexander, CB Dontae Johnson, QB C.J. Beathard and OG Tom Compton

Lineup notes: QB Jimmy Garoppolo (ankle) practiced fully and is ready to go.

Kansas City at Buffalo (5:00 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 51 degrees, overcast

Kansas City

Lineup notes: WR Tyreek Hill (heel) and WR Mecole Hardman (hamstring) practiced fully all week and aren’t on the injury report. WR Sammy Watkins (hamstring) was ruled out. RB Le’Veon Bell signed with the team during the week and likely will be used sparingly, if he’s active.


Lineup notes: QB Josh Allen (left shoulder) and RB Zack Moss (toe) practiced fully Friday and Saturday. They are not on the injury report. WR John Brown (knee) was limited Saturday and is questionable.

Arizona at Dallas (8:15 p.m. EDT)

Kickoff Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy


Lineup notes: No injuries of fantasy note.


Lineup notes: QB Dak Prescott (ankle) is out for the season, so QB Andy Dalton makes his starting debut in Dallas.


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