Week 4 Fantasy Football: Player Inactives, Injury Updates, and Weather Report

NFL Week 4: Player Updates, Weather, and Key Decisions

Sunday updates will commence as teams release official pregame inactives and starter information, typically 60-90 minutes before kickoff.

Weather forecasts provided by The Football Database.

KEY GAME-TIME DECISIONS

Early Games:

  • QB Deshaun Watson
  • TE David Njoku
  • TE Tyler Higbee
  • RB Miles Sanders

Afternoon Games:

  • WR Marquise Brown
  • WR Deebo Samuel

Sunday Night:

  • RB Saquon Barkley

Monday Night:

  • RB Saquon Barkley

Atlanta Falcons vs. Jacksonville Jaguars in London (9:30 a.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 69 degrees, cloudy, SW 12 mph

FALCONS Inactives:

Lineup notes: RB Cordarrelle Patterson (thigh) was limited in practice on Thursday and Friday and will be questionable again.

JAGUARS Inactives:

Lineup notes: WR Zay Jones (knee) is out once again. LB Devin Lloyd (thumb) did not travel with the Jaguars to London.

Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 72 degrees, clear

DOLPHINS Inactives:

Lineup notes: WR Jaylen Waddle (concussion) cleared the report after a full session on Wednesday. WR Robbie Chosen was signed to the 53-man roster.

BILLS Inactives:

Lineup notes: S Jordan Poyer (knee) is out.

Denver Broncos at Chicago Bears (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 68 degrees, clear

BRONCOS Inactives:

Lineup notes: WR Jerry Jeudy (knee) was upgraded to a full session on Friday after limited work in the previous two days. He will play. LBs Josey Jewell (hip) and Frank Clark (hip) won’t play, while S Justin Simmons (hip) is questionable.

BEARS Inactives:

Lineup notes: CB Jaylon Johnson (hamstring) and S Eddie Jackson (foot) will not play.

Baltimore Ravens at Cleveland Browns (1:00 p.m. ET)

Game-time Weather: Clear skies, 72°F

RAVENS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: WR Odell Beckham Jr. (ankle) and WR Rashod Bateman (hamstring) are sidelined. RB Justice Hill (foot) returned to full practice on Friday but remains questionable. RB Melvin Gordon has been activated. RB Gus Edwards (concussion) is set to play. LB David Ojabo (ankle/knee) has been placed on injured reserve. CB Marlon Humphrey (foot) and LB Odafe Oweh (ankle) will not participate. Safeties Kyle Hamilton (back) and Marcus Williams (pectoral) are questionable. LB Kyle Van Noy has been signed to the active roster.

BROWNS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Deshaun Watson (shoulder) had limited practice all week and is questionable. QB P.J. Walker has been promoted from the practice squad. RB Jerome Ford was limited on Wednesday but practiced fully for the rest of the week. He carries no injury designation. The same goes for RB Kareem Hunt (ribs, groin), who had limited practice on Thursday and Friday. TE David Njoku (face, arm) was added to the questionable list on Saturday after a mishap with a backyard fire pit.

Cincinnati Bengals at Tennessee Titans (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: Clear skies, 83°F

BENGALS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Joe Burrow (calf) had full practices throughout the week and will start. TE Irv Smith (hamstring) has been ruled out.

TITANS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: WR Treylon Burks (knee) is unavailable. WR DeAndre Hopkins (ankle) had a full practice on Friday and will play. OG Peter Skoronski (abdomen) has been ruled out.

Los Angeles Rams at Indianapolis Colts (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: Clear skies, 78°F (Retractable-roof dome)

RAMS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: WR Cooper Kupp (hamstring) is on IR and aims to return in Week 5. TE Tyler Higbee (Achilles) is questionable after limited work on Friday. WR Puka Nacua (oblique) practiced in full on Thursday and Friday and will play through the injury. RB Royce Freeman has been elevated from the practice squad.

COLTS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: RB Jonathan Taylor (ankle) is on the PUP list for one more week. QB Anthony Richardson (concussion) practiced all week and appears ready to return. C Ryan Kelly (concussion) and LT Bernhard Raimann (concussion) won’t play, and LG Quenton Nelson (toe) is questionable. DT DeForest Buckner (groin) is also questionable.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: Dome stadium

BUCCANEERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: RB Chase Edmonds (knee) remains on IR. CB Jamel Dean (neck, shoulder) will not play, and Carr is listed as questionable (game-time decision). CB Carlton Davis (toe), DT Vita Vea (pectoral), and LB Devin White (foot) are questionable. Davis is closer to playing than the other two.

SAINTS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Derek Carr (shoulder) is questionable, and early reports suggest it would be a surprise if he played. He upgraded to limited work on Friday. OG Cesar Ruiz (concussion) has been ruled out.

Washington Commanders at Philadelphia Eagles (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: Clear skies, 71°F

COMMANDERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: TE Logan Thomas (concussion) had full practices on Thursday and Friday and is expected to return.

EAGLES Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: WR DeVonta Smith (illness) upgraded to limited work on Friday but is not listed with an injury tag. RB Boston Scott (concussion) practiced all week and is set to play.

Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: Mostly clear skies, 77°F

VIKINGS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: C Garrett Bradbury (back) is questionable after missing the last several games.

PANTHERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Bryce Young (ankle) has returned after a week of practice. RB Miles Sanders (groin) is questionable, with limited practice on Wednesday and Thursday and no work on Friday. WR Jonathan Mingo (concussion) is also questionable, but he completed a full practice on Friday. WR DJ Chark Jr. (hamstring) upgraded to full practice on Friday and is set to play. S Xavier Woods (hamstring) has been ruled out.

Pittsburgh Steelers at Houston Texans (1:00 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 89 degrees, mostly clear, E 12 mph (retractable-roof dome)

STEELERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: WR Diontae Johnson (hamstring) remains on IR with a hamstring injury. WR Allen Robinson (ankle) had a full session on Friday and will play.

TEXANS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: LT Laremy Tunsil (knee) will not play, and LB Denzel Perryman (hand/wrist) has also been ruled out.

Las Vegas Raiders at Los Angeles Chargers (4:05 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 64 degrees, mostly clear (open-air dome)

RAIDERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Jimmy Garoppolo (concussion) will not play in Week 4. The starting quarterback decision between Brian Hoyer and rookie Aidan O’Connell has not been announced. DE Chandler Jones has been released following a recent arrest. DE Maxx Crosby (knee) is questionable.

CHARGERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: RB Austin Ekeler (ankle) is in danger of missing another game as he’s listed as doubtful. He participated in limited fashion all week. WR Keenan Allen (hip) also had limited work on Friday, but he does not carry an injury tag. TE Gerald Everett (illness) practiced on Friday and is good to go. EDGE Joey Bosa (hamstring, toe) has been downgraded to doubtful, joining S Derwin James (hamstring). CB J.C. Jackson will be active after being a healthy scratch in Week 3. Starting C Corey Linsley (illness) was placed on the reserve/non-football injury list with a heart condition.

New England Patriots at Dallas Cowboys (4:25 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 91 degrees, cloudy (retractable-roof dome)

PATRIOTS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: OG Cole Strange (knee) and CB Jonathan Jones (ankle) have been downgraded to out.

COWBOYS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: LT Tyron Smith (knee) is out. C Tyler Biadasz (hamstring) and RG Zack Martin (ankle) are questionable.

Arizona Cardinals at San Francisco 49ers (4:25 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: 70 degrees, clear

CARDINALS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Kyler Murray (knee) remains on the PUP list as he recovers from a torn ACL. WR Marquise Brown (thumb) was limited on Thursday and Friday and is listed as questionable. RB James Conner (back) was limited on Wednesday but went full-go on Thursday and Friday. He is set to play.

49ERS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: RB Elijah Mitchell (knee) and WR Deebo Samuel (ribs, knee) are questionable. Mitchell did not practice on Friday, while Samuel upgraded to limited work. Mitchell may be on the wrong side of questionable, and Samuel may be a game-time decision. WR Brandon Aiyuk (shoulder) was limited early in the week but practiced fully on Friday and is set to play. WR Jauan Jennings (shin) is doubtful. WR Willie Snead IV has been added to the active roster.

Sunday Night Football Kansas City Chiefs vs. New York Jets (8:20 p.m. ET) Kickoff Weather: Clear skies, 63°F

CHIEFS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: QB Patrick Mahomes (ankle), RB Isiah Pacheco (abdomen), and WR Justin Watson (ankle) had full practices on Friday and are clear from the report. WR Kadarius Toney (toe) had limited participation all week but is set to play. LB Nick Bolton (ankle) has been ruled out.

JETS Inactive Players:

Lineup Update: RB Breece Hall (knee) and PK Greg Zuerlein (groin) had full sessions on Thursday and Friday and are ready to play.

Monday Night Football Seattle Seahawks vs. New York Giants (8:15 p.m. EST) Kickoff Weather: Clear skies, 66°F

SEAHAWKS Lineup Update: WR DK Metcalf (ribs) is without an injury designation. TEs Will Dissly (shoulder) and Noah Fant (knee) are both questionable. OT Charles Cross (toe) is doubtful. S Jamal Adams (knee) is expected to make his season debut.

GIANTS Lineup Update: RB Saquon Barkley (ankle) is listed as doubtful after Saturday’s practice, although head coach Brian Daboll referred to him as a game-time decision. LT Andrew Thomas (hamstring) will not be available.

Reference:

thehuddle.com

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