It’s mid-October, and that means NFL players are starting to feel the effects of new injuries and ones that have been nagging them throughout the season.
That’s not good for fantasy football owners, especially those who aren’t doing so well in their leagues. Injuries have the potential to ruin your chances of winning in fantasy football, and several important players enter Week 6 with some sort of ailment.
Keep it right here throughout the day for all the latest injury news involving key players.
9:59 p.m.: Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen left Sunday night’s game against the Houston Texans with an ankle injury and was ruled out. His status for Week 7 is up in the air.
6:57 p.m.: Ben Roethlisberger fans and fantasy owners aren’t in the clear yet. The Steelers quarterback played the entire second half of the team’s 30-15 loss to the Miami Dolphins, but he’ll have to get an MRI on his left knee, which the team doctor believes Roethisberger hyperextended, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
4:02 p.m.: We have more inactives.
4:01 p.m.: Bad news for the Baltimore Ravens defense.
3:32 p.m.: Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is inactive today.
2:28 p.m.: Another update on OBJ.
2:27 p.m.: Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy left the field with an apparent knee injury. He’s being looked at by trainers on the sideline.
2:13 p.m.: Beckham is back in the Giants locker room. He was banged up on a recent pass attempt, went to the locker room and initially returned to the game.
2:12 p.m.: Roethlisberger is questionable to return, per the Steelers.
2:11 p.m.: Good news on OBJ.
2:10 p.m.: Trainers came onto the field to tend to New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.
Also, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has gone to the locker room after suffering a left knee injury.
12:07 p.m.: Most of the inactive lists for the 1 p.m. ET games now are out.
10:55 a.m.: This is great news for the Dolphins.
9:33 a.m.: Good news for owners of New England Patriots players.
Some good news for the New York Giants offense.
8:55 a.m. ET: Here are some recent updates from ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
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