The National Football League season starts in earnest today, as we get 14 games to soak in to our eyeballs and craniums. We already watched as the Bills dismantled the Super Bowl champions on Thursday night and are ready for more! For fantasy football, injuries will be a major reason for concern and opportunity. Staying on top of them will be our task in this live, updated post.
Coming into the day, we had a significant list of injury concerns. Below, you can see the most significant fantasy football actives and inactives and once the games get going, we’ll keep you updated on all the significant fantasy injuries.
Harris missed overtime with a foot injury, but it appears it won’t be a long term injury.
I'm told the Najee Harris injury is not considered a big deal. #Steelers— Mike Giardi (@MikeGiardi) September 11, 2022
INJURY UPDATE: WR Wan’Dale Robinson (knee) has been ruled out.— Dan Salomone (@Dan_Salomone) September 11, 2022
Allen is officially OUT for the rest of the game.
Allen appeared to injure his hamstring before halftime. Josh Palmer would gain work if Allen can’t return.
Chargers WR Keenan Allen just pulled up and grabbed his hamstring.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) September 11, 2022
He left the game and went right to the blue medical tent.
Alvin Kamara update
Kamara says he is “good.”
Alvin Kamara said he’s good after leaving game early— Nick Underhill (@nick_underhill) September 11, 2022
Jones played the whole game in a loss to the Dolphins, but did suffer an injury.
Mac Jones has a back injury. He will not meet with reporters today.— Phil Perry (@PhilAPerry) September 11, 2022
Kamara wasn’t on the field at the end of the game, but there have been no injury reports as of yet.
Update: Winston returned to the game and threw a touchdown to Michael Thomas to make it 26-18 Falcons.
Jameis Winston goes to the injury tent. Will be interesting to see if Andy Dalton gets the call now.— Jeff Duncan (@JeffDuncan_) September 11, 2022
Higgins has been ruled out.
Bengals’ WR Tee Higgins now officially ruled out today due to a concussion.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 11, 2022
Mitchell was quickly declared out. Jeff Wilson should be next up according to the depth chart.
#49ers RB Elijah Mitchell has been declared out with a knee injury.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 11, 2022
Higgins is now being evaluated for a concussion per the broadcast.
Tee Higgins is going into the blue medical tent— Kelsey Conway (@KelseyLConway) September 11, 2022