Walking Wounded Week 2

Macon TelegraphSeptember 14, 2012 

POSITION:                                                  BACKUP IN CASE:


Quarterbacks:   - John Skelton will miss a week or two with a low ankle sprain - if you are in a massive league look for Kevin Kolb's availablity




Daniel Thomas (Concussion - missed practice Thursday) Lamar Miller

  Status: Inactive!  Lamaar Miller will be Reggie Bush's primary backup

Ryan Mathews (Collarbone - 1st practice in pads this week) Curtis Brinkley

  Status:  late game day call UNKOWN!

Rashad Jennings (Knee - limited practices)                    Montel Owens

  Status: Much like last year, A knee injury kills any fantasy promise for MoJo's backupOUT

Reshard Mendenhall (ACL - full participant all week) Isaac Redmon (Hip) Jonathan Dwyer

  Status:TBD - On Friday, he went from a practicing promise to a doubtful status

Fred Jackson (Knee - strained MCL)                              C.J. Spiller

  Status:  Hope you scooped up Spiller this week on waivers, he'll be an unquestioned starter with Tashard Choice spelling him occaisonally.  Fred Jackson looks to miss a month at least before gingerly returning

 Jonathan Stewart = active!

Wide Receivers:


Steve Smith (Knee - he has boots, limps around but practices) Louis Murphy

  Status: Active!  As the coaches have been saying all week, no way he sits here

Pierre Garcon (Shoulder - practiced in full Thursday)                Aldrick Robinson

  Status: late game day call- UNKOWN!

DeSean Jackson (Hamstring - missed practice Thursday)          Jason Avant

  Status: Active, good news for Philly as they get both of their deep threats back

Austin Collie (Concussion - practiced all week)                          Lavon Brazill

  Status: shades of Mendenhall, practicing promising leads to inactive status

Jeremy Maclin (Hip Injury - missed practice early is now limited) Damarius Johnson

  Status: Maclin will give it a go in a matchup that looks to be a pass first to win play

Denarius Moore = active!

Tight Ends:


Jermichael Finley (Thigh - practiced in full all week)  D.J. Williams

  Status: Active he played he fumbled

Antonio Gates (Ribs - limited in practice Thursday)   Randy McMichael

  Status: Late game day call - UNKNOWN

Dustin Keller (Hamstring - did not practice Thursday) Jeff Cumberland

  Status:  Out!  Look for replacements!! 


Who's NOT playing today:


Dwight Freeney(ankle)Indianapolis Colts:The dreaded high ankle sprain = maybe a month

Joe Haden - Cleveland Browns: Joe has been suspended for 4 games.

Paul Kruger (back) Baltimore Ravens: His type of injury can linger for a whole season

Dion Lewis (hamstring) Philadelphia Eagles: LeSean's backup will be Chris Polk

Deverey Henderson (concussion) unknown Joe Morgan and Nick Toon will see more targets



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