Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 6

Gameday inactives, injuries and weather: Week 6

Fantasy football player inactives

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.

Weather forecasts are courtesy of The Football Database.

Week 6 gameday inactives, weather and notes


Early games: WR Allen Robinson (active), RB Damien Williams (out), WR Tyreek Hill (active), WR Terry McLaurin (active), WR Mike Williams (active), WR Darius Slayton (inactive), WR Kadarius Toney (active), TE T.J. Hockenson (active), RB Jamaal Williams (active)
Afternoon games: RB Ezekiel Elliott (active), RB Melvin Gordon (active), RB Damien Harris (active), RB Kareem Hunt (active)
Sunday night:
Monday night:

Miami Dolphins at Jacksonville Jaguars in London (9:30 a.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, partly cloudy


Inactives: TE Adam Shaheen, QB Reid Sinnett, WR DeVante Parker, CB Byron Jones, CB Xavien Howard, OT Greg Little and WR Preston Williams

Lineup notes: WR Will Fuller (finger) remains on IR. WR DeVante Parker (shoulder, hamstring) will join him on the sidelines. QB Tua Tagovailoa (ribs) was activated from IR and is expected to draw the start in Week 6. WR Preston Williams (groin) has been ruled out, and he’ll be accompanied by both starting cornerbacks.


Inactives: DE Jordan Smith, DT Taven Bryan, PK Josh Lambo, LB Myles Jack, OG Rashaad Coward, WR Tyron Johnson and CB Tyson Campbell

Lineup notes: WR DJ Chark Jr. (ankle) is expected to miss the rest of the season on IR.

Green Bay Packers at Chicago Bears (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 59 degrees, clear


Inactives: LB Isaiah McDuffie, DT Jack Heflin, OT Dennis Kelly, S Vernon Scott and CB Kevin King

Lineup notes: WR Marquez Valdes-Scantling (hamstring) remains on IR for another week. RB Aaron Jones (ankle) and TE Robert Tonyan (knee) were limited all week, but they’re off the injury report.


Inactives: DT Khyiris Tonga, TE J.P. Holtz, CB Artie Burns, QB Nick Foles, WR Breshad Perriman and LB Caleb Johnson

Lineup notes: RB David Montgomery (knee) went on IR with a sprained knee and will miss at least a couple more weeks. RB Damien Williams (COVID-19) wasn’t activated in time from the Reserve/COVID-19 list. RB Khalil Herbert is expected to start. WR Allen Robinson (ankle) joins the walking wounded with a questionable tag, but he will gut it out. WR Darnell Mooney (groin) and QB Justin Fields (ribs, knee) practiced fully and are good to go. RB Ryan Nall (ankle) is expected to share touches with Herbert.

Cincinnati Bengals at Detroit Lions (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: Dome stadium


Inactives: CB Tre Flowers, DT Tyler Shelvin, DE Darius Hodge and WR Mike Thomas

Lineup notes: RB Joe Mixon (ankle) will play again through a questionable tag. QB Joe Burrow (throat) practiced fully all week and is off the report. RB Samaje Perine was placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list and will miss Week 6.


Inactives: CB Daryl Worley, DL Jashon Cornell, CB Mark Gilbert, DT Eric Banks, DE Jessie Lemonier and WR Trinity Benson

Lineup notes: WR Quintez Cephus (collarbone) landed on IR with a broken collarbone and will be out a lengthy period. WR Tyrell Williams (concussion) remains on IR. RB D’Andre Swift (groin) TE T.J. Hockenson (knee) and RB Jamaal Williams (hip, illness) were all questionable but will play.

Houston Texans at Indianapolis Colts (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 58 degrees, clear (retractable-roof dome)


Inactives: RB Scottie Phillips, WR Davion Davis, CB Jimmy Moreland, TE Brevin Jordan, QB Deshaun Watson, DL Charles Omenihu, C Justin Britt and WR Danny Amendola

Lineup notes: QB Tyrod Taylor (hamstring) remains on IR for the foreseeable future. OT Laremy Tunsil (thumb) will miss at least a month after thumb surgery. RB Rex Burkhead (hip, knee) will give it a whirl, but WR Danny Amendola (thigh) is absent.


Inactives: QB Jacob Eason, SS Andrew Sendejo, RB Jordan Wilkins, WR Mike Strachan, OG Braden Smith, DE Kemoko Turay and OG Chris Williams

Lineup notes: OT Braden Smith (foot, thumb) and PK Rodrigo Blankenship (hip) will be out for Week 6. PK Michael Badgley will replace him. OG Quenton Nelson (ankle) remains on IR and will miss multiple weeks. WR T.Y. Hilton (neck) was activated and will be available.

Los Angeles Rams at New York Giants (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, partly cloudy


Inactives: DE Chris Garrett, OT Alaric Jackson, OT Tremayne Anchrum, DT Bobby Brown III, QB Bryce Perkins and TE Brycen Hopkins

Lineup notes: No noteworthy injuries for fantasy.


Inactives: RB Saquon Barkley, OG Ben Bredeson, WR Darius Slayton, CB Josh Jackson, DE Quincy Roche and WR Kenny Golladay

Lineup notes: RB Saquon Barkley (ankle) and WR Kenny Golladay (hip) have been ruled out. WR Sterling Shepard (hamstring) was limited Friday but has no injury tag. WR Darius Slayton (hamstring) is inactive, and WR Kadarius Toney (ankle) will return. QB Daniel Jones (concussion) practiced fully and is good to go.

Kansas City Chiefs at Washington Football Team (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 61 degrees, clear


Inactives: OT Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, C Austin Blythe, OT Prince Tega Wanogho, TE Blake Bell, CB Charvarius Ward and DL Chris D. Jones

Lineup notes: RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire (knee) went on IR with a sprained MCL and will miss at least a month. WR Tyreek Hill (quadriceps) upgraded to a limited practice Friday and will play.

Football Team

Inactives: CB Corn Elder, OT Samuel Cosmi, WR Curtis Samuel, TE Jace Sternberger, OG Brandon Scherff and WR Cam Sims

Lineup notes: QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (hip) and TE Logan Thomas (hamstring) are on IR. WR Curtis Samuel (groin) and WR Cam Sims (hamstring) are out. RB Antonio Gibson (shin) will once again play through a questionable tag. WR Terry McLaurin (hamstring) was out of practice Friday and is questionable but will play. WR Antonio Gandy-Golden was activated from the practice squad in response to all of the injuries at the position.

Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, clear


Inactives: LB Chazz Surratt, WR Ihmir Smith-Marsette, DL Michael Pierce, TE Ben Ellefson, QB Kellen Mond and DE Patrick Jones II

Lineup notes: RB Dalvin Cook (ankle) and RB Alexander Mattison (shoulder) had full practices Friday. WR Justin Jefferson (ankle) and WR Adam Thielen (foot) were limited. None of them are on the injury report, and all will play.


Inactives: DE Darryl X. Johnson, LB Shaq Thompson, RB Spencer Brown, DT Phil Hoskins, LB Kamal Martin and CB CJ Henderson

Lineup notes: RB Christian McCaffrey (hamstring) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Saturday and will miss at least three more weeks.

Los Angeles Chargers at Baltimore Ravens (1:00 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 60 degrees, clear


Inactives: RB Larry Rountree, LB Drue Tranquill, QB Easton Stick, OT Brenden Jaimes, TE Tre’ McKitty, DT Forrest Merrill and DB Nasir Adderley

Lineup notes: WR Mike Williams (knee) missed practice all week and is active, despite drawing a questionable tag. RB Justin Jackson (groin) upgraded to a full practice Friday and is good to go.


Inactives: OT Ronnie Stanley, WR Sammy Watkins, S Ar’Darius Washington, RB Ty’Son Williams, DT Broderick Washington and LB Jaylon Ferguson

Lineup notes: OT Ronnie Stanley (ankle) and WR Sammy Watkins (thigh) have been ruled out. QB Lamar Jackson (illness) upgraded to a full practice Friday and is off the report. WR Rashod Bateman (groin) was activated from IR and will make his debut, while RB Le’Veon Bell returns to the active roster from the practice squad. RB Ty’Son Williams is a healthy scratch.

Arizona Cardinals at Cleveland Browns (4:05 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, cloudy


Inactives: WR Andy Isabella, LB Tanner Vallejo, RB Eno Benjamin, TE Zach Ertz and QB Chris Streveler

Lineup notes: RB Chase Edmonds (shoulder) was limited all week and will once again play through the injury. TE Maxx Williams (knee) went on season-ending IR. The Cards acquired TE Zach Ertz from the Philadelphia Eagles, and he’s ruled out because he played Thursday night. WR DeAndre Hopkins (illness) and QB Kyler Murray (shoulder) missed some practice time but made it back Friday. They’re good to go. Head coach Kliff Kingsbury will not be available due to COVID-19 restrictions. Defensive coordinator Vance Joseph and assistant head coach/special teams coordinator Jeff Rodgers will split the duties.


Inactives: DB A.J. Z. Green, DT Andrew Billings, OT Jack Conklin, LB Malcolm Smith, OT Jedrick Wills, DT Tommy Togiai and RB Nick Chubb

Lineup notes: WR Jarvis Landry (knee) has been designated to return from IR, and his 21-day window to practice has begun. He will remain on IR through this week, however. RB Nick Chubb (calf) has been ruled out. RB Kareem Hunt (wrist, knee) was limited all week but is active. TE David Njoku (knee) was limited Friday but doesn’t have an injury tag.  DEs Myles Garrett (knee, ankle) and Jadeveon Clowney (elbow, knee) both will be active, but the Browns are without both starting offensive tackles.

Las Vegas Raiders at Denver Broncos (4:25 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 74 degrees, clear


Inactives: OT Jackson Barton, DL Darius Philon, DE Malcolm Koonce, QB Nathan Peterman, DL Johnathan Hankins and RB Peyton Barber

Lineup notes: RB Josh Jacobs (illness) was limited Friday but has no injury tag. WR Henry Ruggs (knee) and TE Darren Waller (knee)  RB Peyton Barber (toe) practiced Friday and are good to go.


Inactives: DE Aaron Patrick, OT Cameron Fleming, S Jamar Johnson, DT McTelvin Agim, WR David Moore, QB Brett Rypien and CB Kary Vincent Jr.

Lineup notes: WR Jerry Jeudy (ankle) was designated to return from IR but remains out this week. WR Courtland Sutton (ankle) practiced Friday and is good to go. RB Melvin Gordon (hip) was limited Friday and has overcome a questionable tag.

Dallas Cowboys at New England Patriots (4:25 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 62 degrees, partly cloudy


Inactives: CB Israel Mukuamu, DE Bradlee Anae, DE Dorance Armstrong and QB Will Grier

Lineup notes: WR Michael Gallup (calf) remains on IR with a calf injury. RB Ezekiel Elliott (ribs) will play despite a questionable label. OT Tyron Smith (neck) is in the same boat as Zeke.


Inactives: LB Ronnie Perkins, OG Shaq Mason, CB Shaun Wade, TE Devin Asiasi, DB Joejuan Williams and RB J.J. Taylor

Lineup notes: PK Nick Folk (knee) and RB Damien Harris (ribs) were limited all week and are questionable. Both will play. LT Isaiah Wynn and LG Michael Onwenu were both activated from the COVID list this week, but RG Shaq Mason (abdomen) remains out.

Seattle Seahawks at Pittsburgh Steelers (8:20 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 56 degrees, clear


Inactives: DL L.J. Collier, OT Stone Forsythe, OT Dakoda Shepley, CB John Reid, TE Tyler Mabry and OT Cedric Ogbuehi

Lineup notes: RB Rashaad Penny (calf) remains on IR. QB Russell Wilson (finger) and RB Chris Carson (neck) will also miss the Week 6 slate.


Inactives: CB Ahkello Witherspoon, LB Buddy Johnson, DT Carlos Davis, QB Dwayne Haskins and OT Zach Banner

Lineup notes: WR JuJu Smith-Schuster (shoulder) is expected to miss the rest of the season following shoulder surgery. WR Chase Claypool (hamstring), QB Ben Roethlisberger (pectoral, hip)  and WR James Washington (groin) managed full practices Friday and will play.

Buffalo Bills at Tennessee Titans (8:15 p.m. EST)

Kickoff Weather: 60 degrees, clear


Lineup notes: No noteworthy injuries for fantasy.


Lineup notes: WR Julio Jones (hamstring) didn’t receive an injury designation and will return for Week 6. WR A.J. Brown (hamstring) and OT Taylor Lewan (toe) also escaped injury tags, while WR Chester Rogers (groin) is questionable. RB Jeremy McNichols (ankle) is questionable for Monday night but looks closer to doubtful after sitting Friday and Saturday.


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