Week 8 Fantasy Football Injury Report
To help you set your final fantasy football lineups today, here is my complete week 8 injury report:
Guys Who Will Play:
QB Jay Cutler, Chicago Bears – Cutler was on the injury report all week long after injuring his ribs on the famous Ndamukong Suh hit last week. However, Cutler is a tough guy and will be under center to start the game.
RB Trent Richardson, Cleveland Browns – Richardson will play today despite his frustrating rib injury.
RB Felix Jones, Dallas Cowboys – Jones will be in action today despite his minor knee injury.
RB Ahmad Bradshaw, New York Giants – Bradshaw will play again with his lingering foot injury, but will likely see his touches limited.
RB Jonathan Dwyer, Pittsburgh Steelers – Dwyer has missed practice all week for some mystery reason, but will still start today for Pittsburgh.
RB Donald Brown, Indianapolis Colts – Brown will be active for the first time since his week 4 knee injury.
WR Wes Welker, New England Patriots – Welker has been limited in practice all week with an ankle injury, but he is still healthy enough to play in London today.
WR Brandon Lloyd, New England Patriots – Lloyd will be in the lineup today despite a lingering knee injury.
Guys Who Will Not Play:
QB Jake Locker, Tennessee Titans – Locker will be out again with his shoulder injury.
RB Rashard Mendenhall, Pittsburgh Steelers – Mendenhall will be out again with his achilles tendon injury.
WR Jordy Nelson, Green Bay Packers - Nelson will not play today after suffering a very painful hamstring injury.
WR Pierre Garcon, Washington Redskins – Garcon is out yet again with his foot injury.
WR Danny Amendola, St. Louis Rams – Amendola is making huge strides towards getting healthy, however, he still will be sitting out this weekend.
TE Aaron Hernandez, New England Patriots – Hernandez will be out again with his nagging ankle injury.
TE Jimmy Graham, New Orleans Saints - Graham is still a game-time decision in Denver for tonight’s late game.