Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 8

Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 8

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Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 8


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 8 gameday inactives, weather and notes


Early games: RB Damien Harris (active), RB Frank Gore (active), TE Tyler Higbee (active)
Afternoon games: RB Chris Carson (inactive), RB Phillip Lindsay (active)
Sunday night: none
Monday night: none

Pittsburgh at Baltimore (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 49 degrees, rain


Inactives: OT Derwin Gray, CB Mike Hilton, FS Jordan Dangerfield, QB Joshua Dobbs, LB Ulysees Gilbert III, DT Carlos Davis and TE Zach Gentry

Lineup notes: TE Eric Ebron (elbow), WR Diontae Johnson (toe) and WR JuJu Smith-Schuster (knee) missed some practice time but made it back Friday. All are off the report.


Inactives: DL Jihad Ward, QB Trace McSorley, C Trystan Colon-Castillo, DL Justin Ellis, OG Ben Bredeson, DT Broderick Washington and RB Mark Ingram

Lineup notes: RB Mark Ingram (ankle) didn’t practice all week and is inactive for Week 8.

New England at Buffalo (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 45 degrees, rain

New England

Inactives: S Kyle Dugger, TE Devin Asiasi, QB Brian Hoyer, CB Stephon Gilmore, DT Carl Davis, WR N’Keal Harry and TE Dalton Keene

Lineup notes: WR Julian Edelman (knee) is out this week after surgery to clean up his knee, and he has gone on Injured Reserve. Expect him to miss multiple games. WR N’Keal Harry (concussion) is out as well. RB Damien Harris (ankle) is questionable after being limited all week, but he’s available. CB Stephon Gilmore (knee) has been downgraded to out.


Inactives: DE A.J. Epenesa, S Micah Hyde, CB Josh Norman, OT Cody Ford, DL Vernon Butler, QB Jake Fromm and RB T.J. Yeldon

Lineup notes: QB Josh Allen (shoulder) and WR John Brown (knee) practiced fully all week and are not on the injury report.

Tennessee at Cincinnati (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 47 degrees, cloudy


Inactives: S Dane Cruikshank, C Daniel Munyer, DE Matt Dickerson, CB Tye Smith, LB Derick Roberson and TE Geoff Swaim

Lineup notes: WR A.J. Brown (knee) practiced Friday and is not on the injury report.


Inactives: RB Joe Mixon, WR John Ross, OT Jonah Williams, PK Austin Seibert, OT Mike Jordan, OG Trey Hopkins and OT Bobby Hart

Lineup notes: RB Joe Mixon (foot) was ruled out once again for Week 8. WR John Ross (illness) was out of practice Thursday and Friday and is unavailable. Both starting offensive tackles also are unable to play.

Las Vegas at Cleveland (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 44 degrees, light rain, 25 mph winds

Las vegas

Inactives: CB Rico Gafford, LB Arden Key, QB Marcus Mariota, WR Bryan Edwards, OT Trent Brown and S Dallin Leavitt

Lineup notes: WR Bryan Edwards (foot, ankle) is not quite ready yet. RB Josh Jacobs (knee) was limited as well, but he’s off the injury report.


Inactives: LB Jacob Phillips, TE Austin Hooper, DE Joe Jackson, CB Jovante Moffatt and OG Wyatt Teller

Lineup notes: WR Odell Beckham Jr. (knee) was placed on Injured Reserve with a torn anterior cruciate ligament and will miss the rest of the year. TE Austin Hooper (abdomen) is out again. RB Kareem Hunt (ribs) was limited Wednesday and Thursday but practiced fully Friday. He’s good to go. TE David Njoku (knee) was a full-go all week and is fine. WR Jarvis Landry (hip) was limited Wednesday and Thursday but a full-go Friday and will play.

Indianapolis at Detroit (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: Dome stadium


Inactives: DE Ron’Dell Carter, WR Dezmon Patmon, TE Noah Togiai, CB Tremon Smith and QB Jacob Eason

Lineup notes: TE Mo Alie-Cox (knee) is questionable after being limited in practice Thursday and Friday. He is active.


Inactives: QB David Blough, WR Quintez Cephus, CB Desmond Trufant, OG Logan Stenberg and CB Mike Ford

Lineup notes: RB Adrian Peterson (abdomen) was limited Thursday but practiced fully Friday and is off the report.

Minnesota at Green Bay (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 33 degrees, overcast, 25 mph winds


Inactives: DE Jordan Brailford, OL Olisaemeka Udoh, CB Chris Jones, S Curtis Riley, CB Holton Hill, WR Dan Chisena and WR Tajae Sharpe

Lineup notes: RB Dalvin Cook (groin) made it back to a full practice Friday, and he’s ready to roll. WR Adam Thielen (shoulder) was a full-go all week and is off the report.

Green Bay

Inactives: RB Aaron Jones, OT David Bakhtiari, QB Jordan Love, DL Billy Winn, LB Randy Ramsey, CB Kevin King and DB Raven Greene

Lineup notes: RB Aaron Jones (calf) is out once again. PK Mason Crosby (calf, back) was limited Friday and is questionable. TE Robert Tonyan (ankle, knee) practiced fully Thursday and Friday and is good to go.

New York Jets at Kansas City (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 45 degree, clear

New York

Inactives: OT Cameron Clark, PK Sam Ficken, LB Blake Cashman, QB James Morgan, WR Jamison Crowder, C Jimmy Murray and WR Breshad Perriman

Lineup notes: WR Breshad Perriman (concussion) was ruled out. WR Jamison Crowder (groin) and PK Sam Ficken (groin) join him as inactives. RB Frank Gore (hand) draws a questionable tag as he has been limited in practice. He will give it a go.

Kansas City

Inactives: OT Mitchell Schwartz, LB Darius Harris, RB DeAndre Washington, DL Khalen Saunders, DE Demone Harris, TE Ricky Seals-Jones and WR Sammy Watkins

Lineup notes: WR Sammy Watkins (hamstring) is out once again.

Los Angeles Rams at Miami (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 86 degrees, humid

Los Angeles

Inactives: DL A’Shawn Robinson, C Brian Allen, TE Brycen Hopkins, WR Trishton Jackson and RB Raymond Calais

Lineup notes: TE Tyler Higbee (hand) will play through his questionable tag. TE Gerald Everett (illness) was out of practice Wednesday but made it back Thursday. He’s ready to go.


Inactives: CB Jamal Perry, RB Lynn Bowden, DE Jason Strowbridge, RB Salvon Ahmed, RB Jordan Howard and FB Chandler Cox

Lineup notes: WR DeVante Parker (groin) was limited early in the week but practiced fully Friday. He’s good to go.

Los Angeles Chargers at Denver (4:05 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, clear

Los Angeles

Inactives: CB Desmond King, OT Storm Norton, OG Trai Turner, QB Tyrod Taylor, WR Tyron Johnson and DL Cortez Broughton

Lineup notes: RB Justin Jackson (knee) was a full participant all week. He’s expected to be fine.


Inactives: TE Jake Butt, QB Jeff Driskel, DT McTelvin Agim, WR Tim Patrick, WR Diontae Spencer and OG Netane Muti

Lineup notes: RB Phillip Lindsay (concussion) will play, but WR Tim Patrick (hamstring) is not ready to go. TE Noah Fant (ankle) and WR Jerry Jeudy (shoulder) practiced Friday and are off the report.

New Orleans at Chicago (4:25 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 37 degrees, mostly cloudy

New Orleans

Inactives: DE Malcolm Roach, OT Derrick Kelly, WR Marquez Callaway, WR Michael Thomas, OG Nick Easton and CB Ken Crawley

Lineup notes: WR Michael Thomas (ankle, hamstring) and his season to forget continues as he is out again in Week 8. WR Emmanuel Sanders remains on the COVID-19 list and is out again. WR Marquez Callaway (ankle) is out as well.


Inactives: OG Cody Whitehair, RB Artavis Pierce, WR Ted Ginn Jr., LB Trevis Gipson, CB Duke Shelley and WR Riley Ridley

Lineup notes: WR Allen Robinson (concussion) didn’t practice all week but cleared the concussion protocol and will play.

San Francisco at Seattle (4:25 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 56 degrees, clear

San Francisco

Inactives: WR Deebo Samuel, LB Kwon Alexander, QB C.J. Beathard, SS Jaquiski Tartt, CB Ken Webster and WR Richie James

Lineup notes: RB Raheem Mostert (ankle) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list and will be out at least two more weeks. WR Deebo Samuel (hamstring) and RB Jeffery Wilson (ankle) will also miss this contest.


Inactives: S Jamal Adams, DL Benson Mayowa, CB Shaquill Griffin, OG Mike Iupati, RB Carlos Hyde, CB Ugo Amadi and RB Chris Carson

Lineup notes: RB Carlos Hyde (hamstring) drew a doubtful tag this week and is inactive. RB Chris Carson (foot) didn’t practice all week, and he’ll miss the game, as well. Star S Jamal Adams (groin) is out, too.

Dallas at Philadelphia (8:20 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 53 degrees, possible light rain


Inactives: LB Luke Gifford, QB Andy Dalton, WR Malik Turner and CB Reggie Robinson II

Lineup notes: QB Andy Dalton (concussion) was out of practice all week and has been downgraded to out. Rookie QB Ben DiNucci will start in his place. OG Zack Martin (concussion) returns to action after missing one game.


Inactives: OT Jack Driscoll, WR Alshon Jeffery, OT Lane Johnson, RB Miles Sanders, QB Nate Sudfeld, CB Craig James and CB Cre’Von LeBlanc

Lineup notes: WR DeSean Jackson (ankle) went on IR and will miss at least two more games. RB Miles Sanders (knee) and WR Alshon Jeffery (calf) are sidelined once again. WR Jalen Reagor (thumb), TE Dallas Goedert (ankle) and LT Jason Peters (toe) all were activated Saturday from the Reserve/Injured list and will be available.

Tampa Bay at New York Giants (8:15 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 40 degrees, clear

Tampa Bay

Lineup notes: WR Chris Godwin (finger) had surgery on his index finger, which will keep him out Monday night. WR Scott Miller (hip, groin) and TE Rob Gronkowski (shoulder) were limited Friday. They returned to full sessions on Saturday and will play.

New York

Lineup notes: RB Devonta Freeman (ankle) hasn’t practiced this week and will miss the contest. WR Sterling Shepard (shoulder, toe) was limited all week but escaped an injury designation.


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