NFL Week 7 – Injury Check Down Report

Fantasy owners depending on Antonio Gates are on shaky ground this week

Fantasy owners depending on Antonio Gates are on shaky ground this week

Brandon LaFell – Active

Dion Lewis – Doubtful

Ben Roethlisberger – Game Time Decision

Dez Bryant – OUT

Chris Thompson – Doubtful

Nelson Agholor – OUT

Antonio Gates : Gates suffered an MCL sprain last week against the Packers and is a game time decision against the Raiders. If he can’t play, expect Ladarius Green to get the start.

Ben Roethlisberger: The Steelers QB suffered and MCL injury and is traveling with the team as they play Kansas City, but do not expect him to play.

John Brown: Brown suffered a hamstring injury in both legs, but expect him to get the start Monday as they play the Baltimore Ravens.

Jeremy Maclin: Kansas City Chiefs Receiver suffered a concussion and passed all exams and will play against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Dez Bryant – OUT

Brandon LaFell: New England Patriots Wide Receiver has been activated from the PUP list and is expected to play this week against the New York Jets. Expect him to make an impact in his debut game back.

Odell Beckham: Beckham is still battling a hamstring injury in practice and was limited this week, but expect him to play Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.

Keenan Allen: Allen suffered a hip injury and will play Sunday against the Oakland Raiders; he says he does not feel the injury at all expect him to make an impact.

Matt Jones: Jones will play Sunday against the Tampa Bay Bucs. Expect him to be heavily involved in the passing game as Chris Thompson is doubtful for Week 7.

Melvin Gordon: Gordon is listed as questionable this week against the Oakland Raiders. He is suffering a toe injury, but expect him to play in this favorable matchup.

Dion Lewis: Lewis is listed as questionable as he is dealing with an abdomen injury. He was limited in practice. Expect him to play against the New York Jets on Sunday.

T.J. Yeadon: The Jacksonville Jaguars running back is battling a groin injury. After managing back-to-back practices this week, expect him to play against the Buffalo Bills.

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