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Who should I start with? Who would you like to sit with? To help you set up your fantasy football team, and to prevent a player who won’t be on the team, we will post fantasy updates and analyses here when NFL teams release their inactive players, usually 90 minutes before the game. All reviews in this column are from ESPN Fantasy employees.
Regularly updated for the latest information.
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Mark Ingram II, RB, BAL: The ankle… Doubtful: The lottery ticket between Gus Edwards and J.K. Dobbins on porter selection.
Joe Mixon, RB, CIN: The leg… I get it, I get it, I get it: Giovanni Bernard will lead most of RB’s actions, but behind the line of exhaustion.
John Ross III, WR, CIN: The disease… Doubtful effects: With the exception of the trade, this dissatisfied player is not allowed to have fantasy value this season.
Austin Hooper, TE, CLE: The confirmation… I get it, I get it, I get it: Harrison Bryant/David Njoku have another week to shine.
Aaron Jones, RB, GB: Cal… I get it, I get it, I get it: It’s Jamal Williams in Green Bay again.
Mason Crosby, K, GB: Veal. Question
asked: No alternative has been signed off on, but Crosby is still a risk.
Mo Ali-Cox, TE, IND : The knee. Question
asked: You weren’t hitting on him anyway. As a reminder: Michael Pittman Jr. is back from ICU.
Sammy Watkins, WR, KC: Tendonitis… I get it, I get it, I get it: Mecol Hardman v. Jets? It’s a possible bet under Flex.
Tyler Higby, TE, LAR: Effects
: They tend to be active, but Gerald Everett stays around.
Brian Edwards, WR, LV: The ankles. Question
asked: Nelson Agholor has already passed it on to the WR depth check chart.
Dalvin Cook, RB, Min: Groins. Question
asked: Expect to be able to play fully without any restrictions.
Damien Harris, RB, NE: The ankles. Question
asked: Looks like he’s playing, but it’s a foul in the ruins.
Julian Edelman, WR, NE: The knee… I get it, I get it, I get it: Damier Berd, Hanner Olszewski and Jacoby Meyers are all part of the WR…
N’Keel Harry, WR, NE: The concussion… Output
Result: . just like Isaiah Zuber’s super toss.
Frank Gore, RB, New York Jay: Effects
: Maybe it’s time to pass the baton to La’Mikal Perin.
Jamison Crowder, WR, NYJ: The groin… Doubtful: The great debut of Denzel Mims last week could be repeated.
Breshad Perriman, WR, NYJ: The concussion… I get it, I get it, I get it: Braxton Berrios/Vincent Smith will try to take responsibility.
Sam fucking, Kay, New York Jay: The groin… Doubtful: Sergio Castillo is active, so the fuck will probably sit down.
Jerry Hewes, D.A., Buf: The leg… doubtful
Matt Milano, LB, BUF: Pectoral… shaded
Josh Norman, C, BUF: Tendonitis…
Myka Hyde, S., BUF: Shocking. Question.
Darius Phillips, C, CIN: The knee… doubtful
Kevin King, KK, GB: Quadrupled…
Darnell Savage, S., GB: 4… doubtful.
Holton Hill, B.C., Min: The leg…
Lawrence Guy, DT, NE: The ankle… Question.
John Simon, DE, NE: The shoulder… Question.
Stephon Gilmore, C, NE: The knee…
Jordan Jenkins, Los Angeles, New York: The ribs… Doubtful
Bradley McDougald, S., New York J: Shoulder — OUT/IR
Mike Hilton, buy more, PIT: The shoulder… Question.
16:00 Games EN
Cordarella Patterson, WR, CHI: 4… Question
asked: Must play RB because WR Allen Robinson II has been banned from the league shakeout protocol.
Philip Lindsey, RB, DAN: Concentrate. Question
Impact : Maybe it’s a toy bell. Melvin Gordon III will share the chair with him if he can play.
Dionta Spencer, WR, DEN: The shoulder… I get it, I get it, I get it: Jerry Jody and K.J. Hamler are the safest options here.
Tim Patrick, WR, THEN: Tendinitis. Question
Impact: … with Tree Cleveland and DeSean Hamilton also in conversation.
Jake Butt, TE, THEN: Humphring. Question
asked: Albert Okwegbunam can play sleeping positions.
Tyrod Taylor, buy more, LAC: The trunk. Question
asked: This is just your weekly reminder that Justin Herbert is the head of the Chargers.
Michael Thomas, WR, NO: Tendonitis… I get it, I get it, I get it: Trequan Smith and Deonte Harris are starting on the W.R.
Brands Callaway, WR, NO : Single– Out
Strikes: … with Emmanuel Sanders still on the short list.
Carlos Hyde, RB, SEA: Hamstring… Doubtful: It’s a game challenge for a game trio in Seattle.
Chris Carson, RB, SEA: The leg. Question
Impact: … which means fantasy managers would have better alternatives.
Travis Homer, RB, Southeast Asia: The knee. Question
asked: D.J. Dallas might get back on track if the three of them don’t make it.
Jeff Wilson Jr., RB, SF: The ankle… I get it, I get it, I get it: Tavin Coleman has been activated by IR and will share time with Jericho McKinnon and JaMycal Hasty.
Dibo Samuel, WR, SF: Hamstring… I get it, I get it, I get it: Kendrick Bourne has the potential to raise the price.
Khalil Mac, LB, CHI: The ankle… Question.
Eddie Jackson, S., Chi: The knee… doubtful
Jeremiah Attaochu, DE, DAN: 4… doubtful.
Benson Mayova, DE, NCIS: The ankle… Question.
Shakeil Griffin, CBS, SEA: The concussion…
Jamal Adams, S., SEA: Doubtful groin…
Kwon Alexander, LB, NF: The ankle… It’s doubtful.
Yakisky Tarth, S., SF: The groin…
Jimmy Ward, S., SF: 4… …questionable.
Sunday night race
Andy Dalton, QB, DAL: The concussion… I get it, I get it, I get it: Ben DiNucci will start with Garrett Gilbert as backup. Drop all the cowboys.
Miles Sanders, RB, FI: The knee… I get it, I get it, I get it: Boston Scott is back on the grid. TE Dallas Goedert is also outside the IR zone.
Alshon Jeffrey, WR, PHI: Cal… I get it, I get it, I get it: Travis Fulgham and Jaylen Rayhor will do business in Philadelphia.
Cre’Von LeBlanc, BC, PHI: 4… I get it, I get it, I get it:
Sunday’s official non-shareholders should arrive around 11.30 a.m. AND for the first races and 2:30. And for the late games.