Found September 22, 2013 on Athlon Sports:
It’s Week 3 of the NFL season and injuries are certainly leaving their mark, whether it is on the field itself or a fantasy roster. Here are...
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Reggie Bush returns to practice

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush, hampered by an injured left knee, returned for at least the first part of Friday's practice. How his knee responds to that workout likely will determine whether Bush is in the lineup for Sunday's game at Washington. It's certainly an encouraging sign that he got back on the field, but defensive tackle Nick Fairley (shoulder) came...

Report: Lions May Rest Reggie Bush Sunday As Injury Precaution

Reggie Bush is a bit injury prone and the Lions knew that when they signed him.  Bush has still been a huge asset to the offense, so his long term health is the most important focus of the team. Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Lions may rest Bush, who is nursing a knee injury. The Lions have listed him as questionable. and reports say they may shut Bush down for a week rather...

Fantasy football: Week 3 news and notes

It’s week 3, and I’m already scared to death about the outlook of my fantasy football team’s future. Questions surround my Arian Foster-led fantasy squad as it makes its way into its week 3 matchup, looking to improve upon its current 1-1 record. Will Foster continue to lose touches as his backup, Ben Tate, continues to progress? Is Marques Colston going to start producing...

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush ruled inactive against Redskins

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush will be out in this afternoon’s matchup with the Washington Redskins after injuring his knee last week. A few days ago I posted an article discussing the Detroit Lions need of Bush to have a successful season.  This week they just might be able to get by without him. The Redskins were blown out last week by the Green Bay Packers 38-20. ...

Reggie Bush wanted to play, was told no but says he'll play next week

Reggie Bush begged and pleaded and did all he could to get on the field but in the end Lions coach Jim Schwartz decided his running back just wasn’t healthy enough to play. Bush was inactive for Sunday afternoon’s 27-20 victory at Washington a week after spraining his left knee in a loss to the Arizona Cardinals. He said he would play next week against the Chicago Bears. “I...

Ray Rice expected to miss two weeks

According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun,  Ravens running back Ray Rice’s hip injury is a two week ailment. Bernard Pierce slated to start with Ray Rice left hip flexor strain regarded as two-week injury to be on the safe side, according to source. Bernard Pierce is expected to start for Rice on Sunday.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Ray...

Ravens RB Rice doubtful for game against Texans

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. The Pro Bowler, who strained his left hip flexor during a win over the Cleveland Browns last week, missed his third consecutive day of practice Friday. If Rice doesn't play, Baltimore will turn to second-year running back Bernard Pierce. Pierce rushed for 532 yards...

Ray Rice Will Be A Game-Time Decision In Week 3

Baltimore Ravens HC John Harbaugh told reporters on Friday that RB Ray Rice will be a game-time decision. Rice has been listed as questionable throughout the week following a hip injury he suffered against the Browns last weekend. The Ravens have already hinted that Bernard Pierce could handle the ground game against the Texans should Rice be unable to suit up. I could see Baltimore...

Sawbones Scribings Week 3: Is Ray Rice Cooked?

Instead of diving in with the usual pizzazz, I want to step back and take a look at something that happened last week. Baltimore running back Ray Rice was held to 36 yards on 13 carries before leaving with a strained left hip flexor. And then fantasy football showed its dark side. While we can’t see what was sent to him on his timeline (@RayRice27), it’s safe to say there were...

Reggie Bush Returns To Practice Friday

Lions running back Reggie Bush (knee) returned to practice on Friday and we now expect him to play on Sunday.Fantasy Spin:The running back has always been "optimistic" for Sunday's game against the Redskins. Beware, however, that he might split the time with Joique Bell more evenly than in past weeks. Bell has shared practice reps with the first team the past three days.

Reggie Bush Not Expected To Play

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Lions running back Reggie Bush is expected to sit Sunday against the Redskins.Fantasy Spin:Bush is dealing with a knee injury that isn't overly serious, but the Lions are being cautious with the brittle Bush so he doesn't worsen the ailment. Joique Bell is an RB2 in standard leagues and could even produce RB1 numbers in PPR leagues.

Ray Rice Downgraded To Doubtful

Baltimore running back Ray Rice (hip) has been downgraded to doubtful for Sunday's game against the Texans.Fantasy Spin:Bernard Pierce is firmly in the RB1 conversation this week and is a must-start.

Ray Rice Unlikely To Play

According to Baltimore Sun reporter Aaron Wilson, Ravens running back Ray Rice's left hip flexor strain is regarded as a two-week injury.Fantasy Spin:Fantasy owners can expect a heavy dose of Bernard Pierce Sunday against the Texans and in Week 4 at Buffalo. He's a must-start.

Week 3 of the NFL: Where the Unexpected Happens

The Texans still have a long way to go The Ravens easily handled the Texans on Sunday, winning by a score of 30-9. The Ravens, without Pro-Bowl running back Ray Rice, only accounted for 236 yards of total offense, which was less than the Texans’ 264, and they still found a way to win. Houston’s [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content...

Lions RB trucks four Redskins defenders

The Washington Redskins have had all sorts of trouble on defense this season. That did not change on Sunday against the Detroit Lions. Reggie Bush was not playing for the Lions but same old same old for the Redskins.  Joique Bell took advantage of the situation and trucked over four Redskin defenders. H/T: TheBigLead   Trucked, plowed, ran over. You name it. He did it. Between...
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