Fantasy football players in the news

by KFFL Staff on December 17, 2010 @ 09:39:28 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Rex Grossman | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins QB Rex Grossman will start in the team's Week 15 game over QB Donovan McNabb (hamstring), according to Kelli Johnson, of CSNWashington.com. The Redskins' locker room is reportedly divided and players are extremely upset over the quarterback switch.

QB | David Garrard | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars QB David Garrard (hamstring) was added to the injury report Thursday, Dec. 16, but he is expected to be ready to play in Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts, reports Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union. Garrard was a limited participant in practice Thursday.

QB | Matt Hasselbeck | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck (wrist) took part in a full practice session Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

QB | Joe Webb | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings CB Asher Allen (ankle) and QB Joe Webb (hamstring) were listed as a full participants in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Brett Favre | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings QB Brett Favre (ankle, chest, shoulder) was unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Tony Romo | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys TE Martellus Bennett (illness), WR Jesse Holley (knee), LB Sean Lee (shoulder) and QB Tony Romo (shoulder) were unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Kyle Orton | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos QB Kyle Orton (ribs) was listed as a limited participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Matt Schaub | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), TEs Owen Daniels (hamstring) and Joel Dreessen (hand), CB Glover Quin (hand), QB Matt Schaub (arm), LB Darryl Sharpton (neck), WR Kevin Walter (knee) and OT Eric Winston (shoulder) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Colt McCoy | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB Titus Brown (head), WR Joshua Cribbs (foot), QB Colt McCoy (ankle) and CB Eric Wright (knee) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Derek Anderson | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals QB Derek Anderson (concussion) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

QB | Shaun Hill | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions QB Shaun Hill (finger) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Matthew Stafford | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Matt Cassel | Kansas City Chiefs | Injury, Fantasy
Kansas City Chiefs QB Matt Cassel (illness) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Tom Brady | New England Patriots | Injury, Fantasy
New England Patriots QB Tom Brady (shoulder, foot) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

QB | Aaron Rodgers | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (concussion) is not participating in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, according to Rob Reischel, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

QB | Matt Moore | Carolina Panthers | Injury
Carolina Panthers QB Matt Moore (shoulder) will not be able to throw again until March but has started to do some range-of-motion exercises, reports Joseph Person, of the Charlotte Observer.

QB | Patrick Ramsey | Minnesota Vikings | Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings QB Joe Webb likely will start in the team's Week 15 game with QB Patrick Ramsey expected to be the primary backup quarterback, according to Jeremy Fowler, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press.


Running Back

RB | Maurice Jones-Drew | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew (knee) was held out of a second straight practice Thursday, Dec. 16, although he is expected to be ready to play in Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts, reports Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union.

RB | Kenneth Darby | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams RB Kenneth Darby (rib) said Thursday, Dec. 16, that he has a cracked rib, reports Bill Coats, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. If Darby cannot go, RB Keith Toston would likely serve as the primary backup to starting RB Steven Jackson.

RB | Ryan Mathews | San Diego Chargers | Fantasy
San Diego Chargers RBs Ryan Mathews (ankle) and Mike Tolbert split carries evenly in the Week 15 game against the San Francisco 49ers Thursday, Dec. 16. Mathews carried 17 times for a game-high 56 yards, while Tolbert had 17 rushes for 46 yards and a touchdown. Neither player recorded a reception.

RB | Adrian Peterson | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson (ankle, knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Chester Taylor | Chicago Bears | Injury, Fantasy
Chicago Bears RB Chester Taylor (knee) and LB Pisa Tinoisamoa (knee) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Ryan Torain | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins RB Ryan Torain (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Jason Snelling | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons LB Curtis Lofton (knee) and RB Jason Snelling (hamstring) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Arian Foster | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (hip) and WR Andre Johnson (ankle) were both limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Curtis Brinkley | Free Agent | Transaction
The San Diego Chargers have announced they have waived RB Curtis Brinkley.

RB | LaDainian Tomlinson | New York Jets | Fantasy
New York Jets RB LaDainian Tomlinson (undisclosed) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Beanie Wells | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals RB Beanie Wells (illness) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

RB | Joseph Addai | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Joseph Addai (neck) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Mike Hart | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Mike Hart (ankle), OT Charlie Johnson (chest), DL Robert Mathis (rest) and OG Jamey Richard (hip) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Maurice Morris | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions RB Maurice Morris (chest), DE Cliff Avril (rib) and DL Turk McBride (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Jahvid Best | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions RB Jahvid Best (toe) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

RB | Chris Ivory | New Orleans Saints | Injury, Fantasy
New Orleans Saints RB Chris Ivory (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, because he underwent a platelet rich plasma injection, which will promote healing in his hamstring, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.


Fullback

FB | Lawrence Vickers | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB Marcus Benard (shoulder), CB Sheldon Brown (shoulder), DT Shaun Rogers (ankle, hip), OT John St. Clair (ankle), RB Lawrence Vickers (shoulder, hamstring) and OG Floyd Womack (shoulder) were all limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

FB | Tony Richardson | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets OG Nick Mangold (shoulder), DL Sione Pouha (finger), RB Tony Richardson (undisclosed) and WR Brad Smith (hand) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

FB | Korey Hall | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers FB Korey Hall (knee), OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (knees), CB Patrick Lee (ankle) and SS Atari Bigby (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

FB | Le'Ron McClain | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens FB Le'Ron McClain (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.


Wide Receiver

WR | DeSean Jackson | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Philadelphia Eagles WR DeSean Jackson (foot) said Thursday, Dec. 16, he will play in the team's Week 15 game, even though he did not take part in practice, according to Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News. "I'll be ready for Sunday," Jackson said. "Can't let my team go out there without me."

WR | Steve E. Smith | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous item, the New York Giants expect WR Steve E. Smith (knee) back by the beginning of next season after Smith has surgery to repair articular cartilage damage, according to Hank Gola, of the New York Daily News. The complications, however, may not be that simple. According to a source with knowledge of Smith's injury, team orthopedic surgeon Dr. Russell Warren will perform a complex combination of microfracture and mosaicplasty procedures in an attempt to regenerate the cartilage. Smith's rehab will be long and may not allow him to run before June. "If he's lucky in four months he has some cushion there, but it's really not strong enough at that point to run and jump on," said Dr. Nick DiNubile, former orthopedic surgeon for the Philadelphia 76ers. "One of the mistakes the athletes make is that they come back too soon with this and they really should give it six months before they even try to run on it because the stuff that forms is relatively weak and you can knock it right off again."

WR | Austin Collie | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
The Indianapolis Colts are anticipating the return of WR Austin Collie (concussion) for their Week 15 game, according to Mike Chappell, of the Indianapolis Star. "He looks good," head coach Jim Caldwell said. "It looks like he's going to be able to play." Collie has missed four of the past five games after suffering a concussion Nov. 7 at Philadelphia.

WR | Michael Crabtree | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers WR Michael Crabtree suffered a dislocated finger in the first quarter of the Week 15 game against the San Diego Chargers Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Kevin Lynch, of the San Francisco Chronicle. Crabtree reportedly popped the finger back into place and finished the game, ending up with three catches for 17 yards.

WR | Ben Obomanu | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks DE Chris Clemons (ankle) and WR Ben Obomanu (hand) were each able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16, according to Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

WR | Mike X. Williams | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks WR Mike X. Williams (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

WR | Brandon Stokley | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks CB Roy Lewis (knee), WR Brandon Stokley (hamstring) and CB Walter Thurmond (hamstring) were each unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

WR | Roy Williams | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys WR Roy Williams (groin) was unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Brandon Lloyd | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos WR Brandon Lloyd (calf) was listed as a full participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Eric Decker | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos WR Eric Decker (foot) and FB Spencer Larsen (hamstring) were each able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Demaryius Thomas | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos S Brian Dawkins (knee), WR Demaryius Thomas (ankle) and DT Jamal Williams (undisclosed) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Roddy White | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons WR Roddy White (knee) was able to practice without any restrictions Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Andre Johnson | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans RB Arian Foster (hip) and WR Andre Johnson (ankle) were both limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Kevin Walter | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), TEs Owen Daniels (hamstring) and Joel Dreessen (hand), CB Glover Quin (hand), QB Matt Schaub (arm), LB Darryl Sharpton (neck), WR Kevin Walter (knee) and OT Eric Winston (shoulder) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Joshua Cribbs | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB Titus Brown (head), WR Joshua Cribbs (foot), QB Colt McCoy (ankle) and CB Eric Wright (knee) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Terrell Owens | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury, Fantasy
Cincinnati Bengals WR Terrell Owens (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bengals.com.

WR | Mario Manningham | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants OT Shawn Andrews (back), WR Mario Manningham (hip), C Shaun O'Hara (foot), OG Chris Snee (hip), DL Justin Tuck (abdomen) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Chad Ochocinco | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury, Fantasy
Cincinnati Bengals WR Chad Ochocinco (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bengals.com.

WR | Brad Smith | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets OG Nick Mangold (shoulder), DL Sione Pouha (finger), RB Tony Richardson (undisclosed) and WR Brad Smith (hand) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Steve Breaston | Arizona Cardinals | Injury, Fantasy
Arizona Cardinals WR Steve Breaston (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

WR | Mike Williams | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Williams (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Lee Evans | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills WR Lee Evans (ankle) and C Geoff Hangartner (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Deion Branch | New England Patriots | Injury
New England Patriots WR Deion Branch (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Derrick Mason | Baltimore Ravens | Injury, Fantasy
Baltimore Ravens WR Derrick Mason (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

WR | Miles Austin | Dallas Cowboys | Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys WR Miles Austin has caught only 13 passes for 169 yards and three touchdowns in his last six games and has been targeted 24 yards in that span, reports Calvin Watkins, of ESPNDallas.com. The Cowboys have been moving Austin around to see if they can get him open but it has not been very successful.


Tight End

TE | Zach X. Miller | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars DL Tyson Alualu (knee) and TE Zach X. Miller (ankle) are both expected to play in Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts, reports Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union. Each player was a full participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, after being limited Wednesday, Dec. 15.

TE | Vernon Davis | San Francisco 49ers | Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis managed just one reception for four yards in the Week 15 loss against the San Diego Chargers Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Zach Miller | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders TE Zach Miller (foot) went through a full practice Thursday, Dec. 16, according to NFL.com.

TE | Martellus Bennett | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys TE Martellus Bennett (illness), WR Jesse Holley (knee), LB Sean Lee (shoulder) and QB Tony Romo (shoulder) were unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Owen Daniels | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), TEs Owen Daniels (hamstring) and Joel Dreessen (hand), CB Glover Quin (hand), QB Matt Schaub (arm), LB Darryl Sharpton (neck), WR Kevin Walter (knee) and OT Eric Winston (shoulder) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Evan Moore | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB David Bowens (head), DE Kenyon Coleman (knee), LB Scott Fujita (knee), TE Evan Moore (hip) and DE Brian Schaefering (illness) all missed practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Heath Miller | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury, Fantasy
Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison (illness), DL Steve McLendon (stinger), TE Heath Miller (concussion), S Troy Polamalu (ankle) and DL Aaron Smith (triceps) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Jacob Tamme | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts TE Jacob Tamme (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Kellen Winslow | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury, Fantasy
Tampa Bay Buccaneers TE Kellen Winslow (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Michael Hoomanawanui | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams TE Michael Hoomanawanui (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Todd Heap | Baltimore Ravens | Injury, Fantasy
Baltimore Ravens TE Todd Heap (thigh) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

TE | Jeremy Shockey | New Orleans Saints | Injury, Fantasy
New Orleans Saints TE Jeremy Shockey (groin) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.

TE | David Thomas | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints WR Courtney Roby (head), TE David Thomas (knee) and DT Anthony Hargrove (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.


Place Kicker

PK | Josh Scobee | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars PK Josh Scobee (knee) is not listed on the official injury report heading into Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts, but he has fluid on his left knee, reports Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union.

PK | Graham Gano | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins K Graham Gano (ribs) and C Casey Rabach (knee) were each able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

PK | Matt Prater | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos PK Matt Prater (groin) took part in a limited practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

PK | Neil Rackers | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Housotn Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee, finger and neck), TE Garrett Graham (hamstring) and PK Neil Rackers (hamstring) all missed practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

PK | Jay Feely | Arizona Cardinals | Injury
Arizona Cardinals LBs Clark Haggans (groin), Joey Porter (knee) and O'Brien Schofield (hamstring), DE Calais Campbell (ankle) and PK Jay Feely (groin) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

PK | Steven Hauschka | Denver Broncos | Injury
Denver Broncos interim PK Matt Prater (groin) will try to kick during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, for the first time since suffering a groin injury, reports Lindsay Jones, of The Denver Post. The team will keep PK Steven Hauschka on the roster until they know Prater is healthy.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Tyson Clabo | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons DL Jonathan Babineaux (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee) and LB Coy Wire (head) were able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Eric Winston | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), TEs Owen Daniels (hamstring) and Joel Dreessen (hand), CB Glover Quin (hand), QB Matt Schaub (arm), LB Darryl Sharpton (neck), WR Kevin Walter (knee) and OT Eric Winston (shoulder) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Shawn Andrews | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants OT Shawn Andrews (back), WR Mario Manningham (hip), C Shaun O'Hara (foot), OG Chris Snee (hip), DL Justin Tuck (abdomen) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Flozell Adams | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers OT Flozell Adams (ankle) and CB Bryant McFadden (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Damien Woody | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets S Eric Smith (concussion) and OT Damien Woody (knee) have been ruled out for Week 15.

OT | Charlie Johnson | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Mike Hart (ankle), OT Charlie Johnson (chest), DL Robert Mathis (rest) and OG Jamey Richard (hip) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Chad Clifton | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers FB Korey Hall (knee), OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (knees), CB Patrick Lee (ankle) and SS Atari Bigby (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Demetrius Bell | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills OT Demetrius Bell (knee), CB Drayton Florence (fibula), LB Chris Kelsay (knee) and OG Andy Levitre (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

OT | Winston Justice | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles OT Winston Justice (knee) and CB Asante Samuel (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec 16.

OT | Zach Strief | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Zach Strief (knee), CB Tracy Porter (shoulder) and FS Malcolm Jenkins (ribs) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.

OT | Jermon Bushrod | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Jermon Bushrod (ankle), DT Remi Ayodele (ankle) and LB Jonathan Vilma (quadriceps) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.


Guard

OG | Daryn Colledge | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OG Daryn Colledge (knee) is expected to play in Week 15 despite suffering a knee injury in Week 14, reports Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Colledge has played in 77 straight games.

OG | Steve Hutchinson | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb), SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) and SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) were each unable to participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Floyd Womack | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB Marcus Benard (shoulder), CB Sheldon Brown (shoulder), DT Shaun Rogers (ankle, hip), OT John St. Clair (ankle), RB Lawrence Vickers (shoulder, hamstring) and OG Floyd Womack (shoulder) were all limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Chris Snee | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants OT Shawn Andrews (back), WR Mario Manningham (hip), C Shaun O'Hara (foot), OG Chris Snee (hip), DL Justin Tuck (abdomen) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Vincent Manuwai | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars S Courtney Greene (shoulder), OG Vincent Manuwai (foot), DL Aaron Morgan (hamstring), QB David Garrard (hamstring), DL Austen Lane (knee) and FB Montell Owens (hamstring) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Jamey Richard | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Mike Hart (ankle), OT Charlie Johnson (chest), DL Robert Mathis (rest) and OG Jamey Richard (hip) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Josh Sitton | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers FB Korey Hall (knee), OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (knees), CB Patrick Lee (ankle) and SS Atari Bigby (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Andy Levitre | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills OT Demetrius Bell (knee), CB Drayton Florence (fibula), LB Chris Kelsay (knee) and OG Andy Levitre (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

OG | Jacob Bell | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams P Donnie Jones (illness) and OG Jacob Bell (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.


Defensive Line

DL | Tyson Alualu | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars DL Tyson Alualu (knee) and TE Zach X. Miller (ankle) are both expected to play in Week 15 against the Indianapolis Colts, reports Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union. Each player was a full participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, after being limited Wednesday, Dec. 15.

DL | Anthony Hargrove | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints DL Anthony Hargrove (knee) said Thursday, Dec. 16, that he feels very good and he plans to play in Week 15 against the Baltimore Ravens, reports James Varney, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune.

DL | Richard Seymour | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders CB Nnamdi Asomugha (ankle), QB Kyle Boller (quadriceps), FS Hiram Eugene (ribs), WR Johnnie Lee Higgins (ankle), WR Nick Miller (ankle) and DL Richard Seymour (knee) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.

DL | Chris Clemons | Seattle Seahawks | Injury, Fantasy
Seattle Seahawks DE Chris Clemons (ankle) and WR Ben Obomanu (hand) were each able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16, according to Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

DL | Ray Edwards | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings DL Ray Edwards (ankle) was listed as a limited participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Phillip Daniels | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins LB Lorenzo Alexander (hamstring), WR Brandon Banks (knee), DL Phillip Daniels (abdomen), S Kareem Moore (knee) and CB Carlos Rogers (hamstring) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Kedric Golston | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins DL Kedric Golston (groin, elbow) was unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Jamal Williams | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos S Brian Dawkins (knee), WR Demaryius Thomas (ankle) and DT Jamal Williams (undisclosed) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Jonathan Babineaux | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons DL Jonathan Babineaux (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee) and LB Coy Wire (head) were able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | John Abraham | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons DE John Abraham (groin) took part in a full practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Jovan Haye | Tennessee Titans | Injury
Tennessee Titans DT Jovan Haye (concussion) practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Dave Ball | Tennessee Titans | Injury, Fantasy
Tennessee Titans DE Dave Ball (concussion, hip) and CB Ryan Mouton (hamstring) both missed practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Shaun Rogers | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB Marcus Benard (shoulder), CB Sheldon Brown (shoulder), DT Shaun Rogers (ankle, hip), OT John St. Clair (ankle), RB Lawrence Vickers (shoulder, hamstring) and OG Floyd Womack (shoulder) were all limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Kenyon Coleman | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB David Bowens (head), DE Kenyon Coleman (knee), LB Scott Fujita (knee), TE Evan Moore (hip) and DE Brian Schaefering (illness) all missed practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Osi Umenyiora | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants OT Shawn Andrews (back), WR Mario Manningham (hip), C Shaun O'Hara (foot), OG Chris Snee (hip), DL Justin Tuck (abdomen) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Justin Tuck | New York Giants | Injury, Fantasy
New York Giants OT Shawn Andrews (back), WR Mario Manningham (hip), C Shaun O'Hara (foot), OG Chris Snee (hip), DL Justin Tuck (abdomen) and DL Osi Umenyiora (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Aaron Smith | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury, Fantasy
Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison (illness), DL Steve McLendon (stinger), TE Heath Miller (concussion), S Troy Polamalu (ankle) and DL Aaron Smith (triceps) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Sione Pouha | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets OG Nick Mangold (shoulder), DL Sione Pouha (finger), RB Tony Richardson (undisclosed) and WR Brad Smith (hand) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Trevor Pryce | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets S James Ihedigbo (ankle, knee) and DL Trevor Pryce (hip) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Calais Campbell | Arizona Cardinals | Injury
Arizona Cardinals LBs Clark Haggans (groin), Joey Porter (knee) and O'Brien Schofield (hamstring), DE Calais Campbell (ankle) and PK Jay Feely (groin) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

DL | Dwight Freeney | Indianapolis Colts | Injury
Indianapolis Colts TE Brody Eldridge (rest), DL Dwight Freeney (rest), CB Kelvin Hayden (neck) and OG Jaimie Thomas (illness) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Robert Mathis | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Mike Hart (ankle), OT Charlie Johnson (chest), DL Robert Mathis (rest) and OG Jamey Richard (hip) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Cliff Avril | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions RB Maurice Morris (chest), DE Cliff Avril (rib) and DL Turk McBride (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Ryan Pickett | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OG Daryn Colledge (knee), DE Ryan Pickett (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (shin), CB Charles Woodson (toe, ankle) and FS Anthony Smith (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Cullen Jenkins | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers DE Cullen Jenkins (calf) and LB Frank Zombo (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Gerard Warren | New England Patriots | Injury
New England Patriots DLs Ron Brace (concussion), Myron Pryor (back), Gerard Warren (knee) and Mike Wright (concussion) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

DL | Greg Hardy | Carolina Panthers | Injury
Carolina Panthers DE Greg Hardy (knee), LB Nic Harris (head) and CB Chris Gamble (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, according to Panthers.com.


Linebacker

LB | Ricky Brown | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders LB Ricky Brown worked with the first-team defense in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, in place of LB Rolando McClain (foot), according to Steve Corkran, of the Oakland Tribune.

LB | David Nixon | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams LB David Nixon (hand) had screws inserted into his broken right hand Tuesday, Dec. 14, reports Bill Coats, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Nixon still might be able to play in Week 15 against the Kansas City Chiefs. "There is a way they can get him padded up and possibly get him there for Sunday," head coach Steve Spagnuolo said Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Pisa Tinoisamoa | Chicago Bears | Injury, Fantasy
Chicago Bears RB Chester Taylor (knee) and LB Pisa Tinoisamoa (knee) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Bradie James | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys LB Bradie James (knee) was listed as a full participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Keith Brooking | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys LB Keith Brooking (foot) and CB Terence Newman (illness) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Coy Wire | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons DL Jonathan Babineaux (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee) and LB Coy Wire (head) were able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Stephen Nicholas | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons DL Jonathan Babineaux (shoulder), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), LB Stephen Nicholas (knee) and LB Coy Wire (head) were able to practice in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Curtis Lofton | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Atlanta Falcons LB Curtis Lofton (knee) and RB Jason Snelling (hamstring) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Brian Cushing | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Housotn Texans LB Brian Cushing (knee, finger and neck), TE Garrett Graham (hamstring) and PK Neil Rackers (hamstring) all missed practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Scott Fujita | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns LB David Bowens (head), DE Kenyon Coleman (knee), LB Scott Fujita (knee), TE Evan Moore (hip) and DE Brian Schaefering (illness) all missed practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Keith Rivers | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals DL Pat Sims (knee), LB Keith Rivers (foot) and CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bengals.com.

LB | Michael Boley | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants LB Michael Boley (shoulder) and WR Devin Thomas (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | James Harrison | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury, Fantasy
Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison (illness), DL Steve McLendon (stinger), TE Heath Miller (concussion), S Troy Polamalu (ankle) and DL Aaron Smith (triceps) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Clark Haggans | Arizona Cardinals | Injury
Arizona Cardinals LBs Clark Haggans (groin), Joey Porter (knee) and O'Brien Schofield (hamstring), DE Calais Campbell (ankle) and PK Jay Feely (groin) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

LB | Joey Porter | Arizona Cardinals | Injury
Arizona Cardinals LBs Clark Haggans (groin), Joey Porter (knee) and O'Brien Schofield (hamstring), DE Calais Campbell (ankle) and PK Jay Feely (groin) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports AZCardinals.com.

LB | Justin Durant | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury
Jacksonville Jaguars LB Justin Durant (groin) and CB Terrence Wheatley (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Clint Session | Indianapolis Colts | Injury
Indianapolis Colts DL Fili Moala (knee) and LB Clint Session (elbow) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | DeAndre Levy | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions LB DeAndre Levy (illness) and CB Chris Houston (illness) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Clay Matthews | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OG Daryn Colledge (knee), DE Ryan Pickett (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (shin), CB Charles Woodson (toe, ankle) and FS Anthony Smith (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Frank Zombo | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers DE Cullen Jenkins (calf) and LB Frank Zombo (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Chris Kelsay | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills OT Demetrius Bell (knee), CB Drayton Florence (fibula), LB Chris Kelsay (knee) and OG Andy Levitre (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Stewart Bradley | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles LBs Stewart Bradley (elbow) and Keenan Clayton (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec 16.

LB | Tavares Gooden | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens LB Tavares Gooden (calf) and CB Fabian Washington (thigh) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

LB | Jonathan Vilma | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Jermon Bushrod (ankle), DT Remi Ayodele (ankle) and LB Jonathan Vilma (quadriceps) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.

LB | James Anderson | Carolina Panthers | Injury
Carolina Panthers LBs James Anderson (ankle) and Jordan Senn (ankle) and S Marcus Hudson (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, according to Panthers.com.


Cornerback

CB | Malcolm Jenkins | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints CB Malcolm Jenkins (rib) said Thursday, Dec. 16, he feels good and sees zero chance of him not playing in Week 15 against the Baltimore Ravens, reports James Varney, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune.

CB | Ron Bartell | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams CB Ron Bartell (neck) vows to play in Week 15 against the Kansas City Chiefs despite missing practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bill Coats, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. "Sitting out last weekend was tough enough," Bartell said. "So there's no way in the world I'll be sitting out again. I'm going to play regardless."

CB | Darrelle Revis | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, New York Jets CB Darrelle Revis (hamstring) said Thursday, Dec. 16, that he has "a little soreness" in his right hamstring, according to The Associated Press. Revis and head coach Rex Ryan both said the injury will not keep the cornerback from playing in Week 15 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. "I expect Revis to play, obviously," Ryan said. "We did hold him out a little bit (Thursday). His hamstring is just a little tight. It's not like he pulled it or anything."

CB | Chris X. Johnson | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders OT Khalif Barnes (back), SS Tyvon Branch (shoulder), LB Travis Goethel (knee) and CB Chris X. Johnson (groin) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16, according to NFL.com.

CB | Nnamdi Asomugha | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders CB Nnamdi Asomugha (ankle), QB Kyle Boller (quadriceps), FS Hiram Eugene (ribs), WR Johnnie Lee Higgins (ankle), WR Nick Miller (ankle) and DL Richard Seymour (knee) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.

CB | Asher Allen | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings CB Asher Allen (ankle) and QB Joe Webb (hamstring) were listed as a full participants in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Charles Tillman | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears CB Charles Tillman (foot) was unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Terence Newman | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys LB Keith Brooking (foot) and CB Terence Newman (illness) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Carlos Rogers | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins LB Lorenzo Alexander (hamstring), WR Brandon Banks (knee), DL Phillip Daniels (abdomen), S Kareem Moore (knee) and CB Carlos Rogers (hamstring) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Glover Quin | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), TEs Owen Daniels (hamstring) and Joel Dreessen (hand), CB Glover Quin (hand), QB Matt Schaub (arm), LB Darryl Sharpton (neck), WR Kevin Walter (knee) and OT Eric Winston (shoulder) all practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Johnathan Joseph | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals DL Pat Sims (knee), LB Keith Rivers (foot) and CB Johnathan Joseph (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bengals.com.

CB | Bryant McFadden | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers OT Flozell Adams (ankle) and CB Bryant McFadden (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Kelvin Hayden | Indianapolis Colts | Injury
Indianapolis Colts TE Brody Eldridge (rest), DL Dwight Freeney (rest), CB Kelvin Hayden (neck) and OG Jaimie Thomas (illness) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Chris Houston | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions LB DeAndre Levy (illness) and CB Chris Houston (illness) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Charles Woodson | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OG Daryn Colledge (knee), DE Ryan Pickett (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (shin), CB Charles Woodson (toe, ankle) and FS Anthony Smith (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Drayton Florence | Buffalo Bills | Injury
Buffalo Bills OT Demetrius Bell (knee), CB Drayton Florence (fibula), LB Chris Kelsay (knee) and OG Andy Levitre (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Devin McCourty | New England Patriots | Injury
New England Patriots CB Devin McCourty (rib) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Asante Samuel | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles OT Winston Justice (knee) and CB Asante Samuel (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec 16.

CB | Fabian Washington | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens LB Tavares Gooden (calf) and CB Fabian Washington (thigh) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

CB | Tracy Porter | New Orleans Saints | Injury
New Orleans Saints OT Zach Strief (knee), CB Tracy Porter (shoulder) and FS Malcolm Jenkins (ribs) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com.

CB | Chris Gamble | Carolina Panthers | Injury
Carolina Panthers DE Greg Hardy (knee), LB Nic Harris (head) and CB Chris Gamble (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16, according to Panthers.com.


Strong Safety

SS | Troy Polamalu | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers SS Troy Polamalu (leg) is not expected to play in the team's Week 15 game, according to Gerry Dulac, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. He will be replaced in the starting lineup by FS Ryan Mundy or SS Will Allen.

SS | James Ihedigbo | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said Thursday, Dec. 16, he is hopeful SS James Ihedigbo (ankle, knee) will be able to play in Week 15 against the Pittsburgh Steelers, reports The Associated Press. Ihedigbo was unable to practice Thursday.

SS | Tyvon Branch | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders OT Khalif Barnes (back), SS Tyvon Branch (shoulder), LB Travis Goethel (knee) and CB Chris X. Johnson (groin) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 16, according to NFL.com.

SS | Tyrell Johnson | Minnesota Vikings | Injury, Fantasy
Minnesota Vikings OG Steve Hutchinson (thumb), SS Tyrell Johnson (knee) and SS Jamarca Sanford (concussion) were each unable to participant in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

SS | Courtney Greene | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Jacksonville Jaguars S Courtney Greene (shoulder), OG Vincent Manuwai (foot), DL Aaron Morgan (hamstring), QB David Garrard (hamstring), DL Austen Lane (knee) and FB Montell Owens (hamstring) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

SS | Atari Bigby | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers FB Korey Hall (knee), OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (knees), CB Patrick Lee (ankle) and SS Atari Bigby (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.


Free Safety

FS | Kareem Moore | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins LB Lorenzo Alexander (hamstring), WR Brandon Banks (knee), DL Phillip Daniels (abdomen), S Kareem Moore (knee) and CB Carlos Rogers (hamstring) were each limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

FS | Darcel McBath | Denver Broncos | Injury
Denver Broncos LB Kevin Alexander (ankle), S David Bruton (ribs), S Darcel McBath (quadriceps) and DE Marcus Thomas (ankle) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

FS | Brian Dawkins | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos S Brian Dawkins (knee), WR Demaryius Thomas (ankle) and DT Jamal Williams (undisclosed) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

FS | Eric Smith | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets S Eric Smith (concussion) and OT Damien Woody (knee) have been ruled out for Week 15.

FS | Anthony Smith | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OG Daryn Colledge (knee), DE Ryan Pickett (ankle), LB Clay Matthews (shin), CB Charles Woodson (toe, ankle) and FS Anthony Smith (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

FS | Louis Delmas | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions FS Louis Delmas (groin) likely will need surgery after the season to repair a torn groin muscle, reports Dave Birkett, of the Detroit Free Press. Delmas suffered the injury before this season and has been playing with the injury the entire year.

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