Week 5 Fantasy Football Injury Report

By Adam McGill




In Fantasy Football finding injury updates can prove to be crucial.  To help you set your final fantasy football lineup, here is my week 5 fantasy football injury report:

Guys Who Will Play:

RB Matt Forte, Chicago Bears – Forte was limited in practice this week with a nagging ankle injury, but he will get the start again.

RB Reggie Bush, Miami Dolphins – Bush was a full participate in practice on Friday and looks like he is finally 100%.

RB Brandon Bolden, New England Patriots – Bolden suffered a knee injury in his career game last weekend, but will be in the lineup today.

RB Brandon Jacobs, San Francisco 49ers  – Jacobs will finally be able to suit up following a lingering knee injury.

WR Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons – Jones will play again despite his painful hand laceration.

WR Pierre Garcon, Washington Redskins – Garcon will finally play after missing weeks with a turf toe injury.

TE Coby Fleener, Indianapolis Colts – Fleener was full a participant in practice Thursday with a head injury, so he is good to go today.

IDP: Mario Williams, Buffalo Bills – “Super Mario” will play despite his wrist injury, regardless to what the Bills front office says.

Guys Who Won’t Play:

QB Jake Locker, Tennessee Titans – Locker will miss the another game, as he is still recovering from a separated non-throwing shoulder.

RB Jonathan Dwyer, Pittsburgh Steelers – Dwyer is listed as inactive in today’s game, as the team just does not have enough room on their roster.

WR Mohamed Massaquoi, Cleveland Browns – Massaquoi will miss the game with a hamstring injury.

WR Kenny Britt, Tennessee Titans – Britt will miss another game due to his ankle injury.

WR Greg Jennings, Green Bay Packers – Jennings has already been ruled out for the game with his groin injury.

WR Ramses Barden, New York Giants – Barden will not be playing against the Cleveland Browns, as he sits out with a concussion.

WR Lance Moore, New Orleans Saints – Moore will sit out this weekend with a hamstring injury.

TE Aaron Hernandez, New England Patriots – Hernandez practiced twice this week, but will still sit out with his ankle injury.

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