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Fantasy Football owners are forced to watch some of the big name players on their team struggle through nagging injuries in the 2012 NFL season, with none more aggravating than the groin injury suffered by Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings. He has been more or less out since the opening weekend, and it may now appear that he could have a sports hernia. Jennings is not expected to play in Week 8 or 9 for the Packers, and may be held out past or beyond Green Bay’s bye week in Week 10.
The same may hold true for Washington redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon, who has been sidelined with a foot injury, also since the first game of the season. He came back – like Jennings – for a game or so – but was not the same player and could not remain on the field. He may also be out for a few more weeks, at least, and is now said to have a plantar plate tear in his foot. Garcon may also be held out until at least after the Redskins’ Week 10 bye.
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Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon will continue to be sidelined indefinitely with a plantar plate tear in his right foot. Garcon visited a specialist Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C., who diagnosed the soft-tissue injury that causes pain when he pushes off on the foot, The Washington Times reported. "We don't know what's going to happen with Pierre,"...
Mike McCarthy isn't sure when Greg Jennings will be back in uniform on game day, but the Green Bay Packers head coach insisted Monday that the team still has room -- and a need -- for its Pro Bowl receiver. Jennings has missed the last three games after he aggravated a groin injury early in the Sept. 30 win over the New Orleans Saints. ESPNMilwaukee reported Jennings visited...
The Redskins overpaid for Pierre Garcon and after one half of football it liked they were getting what they paid for. Garcon exploded early in week one for 109 yards and 1 TD on 4 receptions. Since then he has just 4 catches and 44 receiving yards. Garcon has spend more time on the sidelines than in the games. Reports now indicate that he has a plantar plate tear in his right foot.
LONDON (AP) St. Louis Rams wide receiver Danny Amendola is recovering faster than expected from a right shoulder injury, and even thinks there's an "outside chance" he can play against the Patriots on Sunday.
Amendola returned to practice this week, but was limited both Wednesday and Thursday at the team's sessions in London. The Rams' leading receiver this...
The St. Louis Rams received a small boost today when wide receiver Danny Amendola returned to practice. Amendola was limited in practice and will most likely won’t play this week, … Continue reading »
Injured Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon's injury is now being described as a "plantar plate tear in his right foot." SOURCE: The Washington Times.Fantasy Spin:Garcon will be out indefinitely, which we basically already knew. Rookie Robert Griffin III seems to be doing just fine without his favorite receiver. His 70.4 completion rate is the highest in the NFL and his...
Boston.comSt. Louis Rams wide receiver Danny Amendola is recovering faster than expected from a right shoulder injury, and even thinks there’s an ‘‘outside chance’’ he can play against the Patriots on Sunday.Amendola returned to practice this week, but was limited both Wednesday and Thursday at the team’s sessions in London. The Rams’ leading receiver this season hurt...
The St. Louis Rams have listed wide receiver Danny Amendola as questionable heading into Sunday’s game against the Patriots. I’d be very surprised if Amendola plays, but then again he’s … Continue reading »
News is circulating that Miami native and former Pro-Bowl receiver Dwayne Bowe wants out of Kansas City. His contract expires this off-season, and the Dolphins need a franchise pass catcher. Match made in heaven no? Bowe has 39 touchdowns to his credit, but recently turned 28. Signing him to a multi-year deal may not be a financially savvy decision for a predominantly youthful franchise...
According to mysanantonio.com, there’s an ”outside chance” that St. Louis Rams wide receiver Danny Amendola will play in Sunday’s game in London against the Patriots. “It kind of depends on how … Continue reading »
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Greg Jennings may not be the only Packers wide receiver unavailable for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Jordy Nelson, who leads the team in receptions and yards this season, missed Thursday's practice and has already been ruled out from participating Friday due to a hamstring injury.
In order for Nelson to be cleared before Green Bay'...
Santana Moss catches a go-ahead TD from RGIII vs the Giants This connection could be picking up steam in the next few weeks He shouldn’t be doing what he is doing right now, but he is. At 33 years old, receiver Santana Moss is proving he still has gas in the tank: 19 catches for 240 yards and four touchdowns (10 catches, 87 yards, one touchdown in first four games), which if...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Injuries have become such a problem for the Packers that coach Mike McCarthy had to shorten Wednesday's practice by more than 20 minutes.
With nearly 25 percent of Green Bay's roster either unavailable or participating on a limited basis, the Packers hobbled into their week of preparation for this Sunday's home game against the 1-5 Jacksonville Jaguars...
Now that we’ve finished processing the various performances of week 7, it is time to examine the week 8 sleepers in fantasy football, including Brandon Weeden, Rashad Jennings, and Ryan Broyles. They have not previously appeared in your starting lineups, but could now provide a scoring boost if you use them this week.
As always, this week’s sleepers are players that were...