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National Football League
INJURIES | PLAYERS
Player   Status/Updated Notes
D.J. Humphries OL Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Humphries is dealing with a right knee injury, and it is unclear if he will play against the Lions in Week 1.
D.J. Foster RB Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Foster is on the mend from surgery to repair a torn ACL, and it is uncertain if he will be ready for Week 1 against the Lions.
Patrick Peterson CB Elig Week 7 - Suspension - 5/16/19 Peterson has been given a six-game suspension for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. He is expected to be reinstated in time for Week 7 against the Giants.
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Kendall Sheffield DB Ques Week 1 - Pectoral - 5/12/19 Sheffield is recuperating from a partially torn pectoral muscle, and it is unknown if he will make his season debut against the Vikings in Week 1.
Ricardo Allen S Ques Week 1 - Achilles - 5/12/19 Allen is rehabbing from surgery to repair a torn Achilles, and it is undetermined if he will be available Week 1 against the Vikings.
Jeremy Langford RB I-R - Undisclosed - 5/14/19 Langford has reverted to the injured reserve list after being waived with an unspecified injury.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Quincy Adeboyejo WR Prob Week 1 - Leg - 5/2/19 Adeboyejo is on the mend from surgery to repair an injured leg muscle and is expected to be available against the Dolphins in Week 1.
Marquise Brown WR Ques Week 1 - Foot - 4/26/19 Brown is nursing a Lisfranc injury, and it is undetermined if he will be ready for Week 1 against the Dolphins.
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No injuries to report.
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Cam Newton QB Prob Week 1 - Shoulder - 4/17/19 Newton is projected to be ready for Week 1 against the Rams despite having offseason arthroscopic right shoulder surgery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jomon Dotson DB I-R - Undisclosed - 5/19/19 Dotson has been placed on the injured reserve list after clearing waivers with an unspecified injury.
Rashard Fant DB Ques Week 1 - Pectoral - 5/7/19 Fant is on the PUP list while recuperating from a torn pectoral muscle. His status for Week 1 against the Packers is up in the air.
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Rodney Anderson RB Prob Week 1 - Knee - 5/19/19 Anderson is on the mend from a torn ACL. He is likely to be available against the Seahawks in Week 1.
Tyler Eifert TE Ques Week 1 - Ankle - 5/15/19 Eifert is recovering from surgery to repair a broken right ankle, and it is unknown if he will suit up for Week 1's matchup versus the Seahawks.
Carl Lawson DE Ques Week 1 - Knee - 5/15/19 Lawson is recuperating from a previously torn ACL in his right knee. It is unclear if he will be available against the Seahawks in Week 1.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kareem Hunt RB Elig Week 10 - Suspension - 4/17/19 Hunt is currently on the Commissioner Exempt list and has been suspended eight games for his role in an off-field incident. He is likely to be reinstated in time for Week 10 against the Bills.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Byron Jones CB Prob Week 1 - Hip - 4/17/19 Jones is healing from a hip injury but is projected to be ready for Week 1 against the Giants.
Travis Frederick C Prob Week 1 - Illness - 4/17/19 Frederick is expected to play Week 1 against the Giants after sitting out the entire 2018 season due complications stemming from a condition known as Guillain-Barre syndrome.
Demarcus Lawrence DE Ques Week 1 - Shoulder - 4/17/19 Lawrence underwent offseason shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum. His status for Week 1 against the Giants is clouded.
Randy Gregory DE Out indefinitely - Suspension - 2/26/19 Gregory has been suspended for an undermined length of time due to violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Isaac Yiadom CB Prob Week 1 - Shoulder - 5/12/19 Yiadom is rehabbing a shoulder injury, but he is expected to be ready to suit up against the Raiders in Week 1.
Phillip Lindsay RB Prob Week 1 - Wrist - 5/12/19 Lindsay is expected to be ready to play against the Raiders in Week 1 despite having offseason surgery to repair a right wrist injury.
Emmanuel Sanders WR Ques Week 1 - Achilles - 5/12/19 Sanders is on the mend from a torn Achilles that ended his 2018 season. It is uncertain if he will make his season debut Week 1 against the Raiders.
Jake Butt TE Ques Week 1 - Knee - 5/15/19 Butt is recuperating from a torn ACL, and it has yet to be established if he will face the Raiders in Week 1.
Ron Leary G Ques Week 1 - Achilles - 4/17/19 Leary is on the mend from a torn Achilles tendon that caused him to sit out most of the 2018 season. His availability for Week 1 against the Raiders is clouded.
Nico Falah G I-R - Achilles - 5/14/19 Falah is on the injured reserve list due to a torn left Achilles tendon.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Will Fuller V WR Prob Week 1 - Knee - 4/18/19 Fuller V is recuperating from a torn ACL in his knee that ended his 2019 season. He is expected to return to the lineup against the Saints in Week 1.
Matt Kalil T Out indefinitely - Knee - 4/16/19 Kalil will miss an undetermined length of time while he recuperates from a knee surgery that cost him the entire 2019 season.
Duke Ejiofor LB I-R - Achilles - 5/14/19 Ejiofor is on the injured reserve list with a torn Achilles.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Deon Cain WR Doub Week 1 - Knee - 5/14/19 Cain will miss an extended length of time while rehabilitating from a torn ACL he suffered during the 2018 season. He is not expected to be ready for Week 1 against the Chargers.
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Jake Ryan LB Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Ryan is rehabbing a torn ACL that shut him down during the 2019 season. It is unclear if he will play against the Chiefs in Week 1.
Cam Robinson OL Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Robinson underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL in his knee, leaving his availability for Week 1 against the Chiefs up in the air.
Telvin Smith Sr. LB out for season - Personal - 5/9/19 Smith Sr. is expected to sit out the entire 2019 season due to personal reasons.
Cody Brown DB I-R - Undisclosed - 5/14/19 Brown is on injured reserve with an unspecified injury.
Roderick Young DL I-R - Undisclosed - 5/14/19 Young has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an undefined ailment.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyreek Hill WR Ques Week 1 - Poss. Suspension - 4/26/19 Hill is facing possible league discipline for conduct detrimental to the team and it is unclear if he will play Week 1 against the Jaguars.
Tim Ward DE Ques Week 1 - Knee - 5/7/19 Ward is on the Injured Reserve/Non-Football Injury list while healing from a knee injury, and it is unknown if he will be activated in time for Week 1 against the Jaguars.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kyzir White LB Ques Week 1 - Knee - 5/15/19 White is healing from a minor knee surgery, and his availability against the Colts in Week 1 is up in the air.
Jaylen Watkins DB Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Watkins is recuperating from surgery to correct a torn ACL, and it has yet to be established if he will participate in Week 1 against the Colts.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Cooper Kupp WR Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Kupp is recuperating from a torn ACL that ended his 2018 campaign. It is unknown if he will suit up Week 1 against the Panthers.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jakeem Grant WR Prob Week 1 - Achilles - 4/17/19 Grant is likely to take part in Week 1 against the Ravens after recovering from a ruptured right Achilles tendon that cost him much of the 2018 season.
Reshad Jones S Ques Week 1 - Shoulder - 4/17/19 Jones had surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder, and his status for Week 1 against the Ravens is up in the air.
Cordrea Tankersley CB Out indefinitely - Knee - 4/24/19 Tankersley is recovering from a torn right ACL, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
Isaac Asiata G I-R - Ankle - 5/19/19 Asiata has an ankle injury and has landed on the injured reserve list.
Ricardo Louis WR I-R - Knee - 5/19/19 Louis has been designated for injured reserve due to a knee injury.
Connor Hilland C I-R - Undisclosed - 5/14/19 Hilland is on injured reserve with an unspecified injury.
Rob Rolle DB I-R - Undisclosed - 5/14/19 Rolle has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an undefined ailment.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mike Hughes CB Prob Week 1 - Knee - 4/26/19 Hughes is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL. It is expected that he will suit up versus the Falcons for Week 1.
Roc Thomas RB Ques Week 1 - Poss. Suspension - 4/17/19 Thomas is facing a possible suspension for an off-field incident. His availability for Week 1 against the Falcons is unclear.
Holton Hill CB Elig Week 5 - Suspension - 4/17/19 Hill has been suspended four games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. He will be eligible to make his season debut against the Giants in Week 5.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Sheldon Rankins DT Doub Week 1 - Achilles - 4/17/19 Rankins is on the mend from a torn left Achilles tendon and is not expected to be active for Week 1 against the Texans.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Brandon Shell T Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Shell underwent surgery to correct a torn ACL in his knee, and his status for Week 1 against the Bills is in question.
Blessuan Austin CB Late Oct - Knee - 5/12/19 Austin is sidelined while recuperating from back-to-back knee surgeries and is not expected to be available until at least the latter part of October.
Charles Tapper DL Ques Week 7 - Undisclosed - 5/13/19 Tapper is on the Injured Reserve/Non-Football Injury list with an unspecified ailment, and it is unknown if he will be activated in time for Week 7 against the Patriots.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Nate Solder T Prob Week 1 - Ankle - 5/17/19 Solder is on the mend from arthroscopic surgery to clear out bone spurs in his ankle. He is expected to be available against the Cowboys in Week 1.
Jacob Thieneman S I-R - Knee - 5/15/19 Thieneman has reverted to the injured reserve list after being waived with a knee injury.
Nate Harvey DE Ques Week 7 - Knee - 5/7/19 Harvey suffered a non-contact knee injury and is on the injured reserve list. It is unclear if he will be activated in time for Week 7 against the Cardinals.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Isaiah Crowell RB I-R - Achilles - 5/5/19 Crowell is on the injured reserve list due to a torn Achilles tendon.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Corey Clement RB Prob Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Clement is battling a knee injury but is expected to be available for Week 1 against the Redskins.
Josh Adams RB Ques Week 1 - Shoulder - 4/17/19 Adams is recovering from shoulder surgery, and it is unclear if he will be ready for Week 1 against the Redskins.
Brandon Brooks G Ques Week 1 - Achilles - 4/17/19 Brooks is healing from a ruptured right Achilles tendon, and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Redskins in the season opener.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Ryan Shazier LB out for season - Spine - 4/29/19 Shazier is expected to sit out the entire 2019 season while on the PUP list as he recuperates from spinal stabilization surgery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kwon Alexander LB Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Alexander is coming off a torn ACL that caused him to miss most of the 2019 season. It is undetermined if he will get back onto the field for Week 1 versus the Buccaneers.
Weston Richburg C Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Richburg is dealing with knee and quadriceps injuries, leaving his availability against the Buccaneers in Week 1 up in the air.
D.J. Reed Jr. DB Ques Week 1 - Shoulder - 4/17/19 Reed Jr. is recovering from surgery to correct a torn labrum in his shoulder, and it is uncertain if he will play Week 1 against the Buccaneers.
Kyle Nelson LS Elig Week 7 - Suspension - 5/15/19 Nelson has six games remaining on his current 10-game suspension for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. He will be eligible to take the field against the Panthers in Week 7.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Ezekiel Ansah DE Ques Week 1 - Shoulder - 5/15/19 Ansah is on the mend from offseason labrum surgery in his shoulder, leaving his status for Week 1 against the Bengals up in the air.
Will Dissly TE Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Dissly is healing from a damaged patella tendon in his right knee, and it is undetermined if he will be active against the Bengals in Week 1.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jason Pierre-Paul DE Out indefinitely - Neck - 5/12/19 Pierre-Paul sustained a fractured vertebra in his neck. He has decided against undergoing surgery and will be re-evaluated in September. It is unclear if he will be able to play in the 2019 season.
Isaiah Searight TE I-R - Hamstring - 5/14/19 Searight has landed on injured reserve with a hamstring injury.
Kendell Beckwith LB I-R - Ankle - 5/12/19 Beckwith is expected to miss the entire 2019 season due to a fractured ankle that caused him to sit out the 2018 campaign. He has been placed on the Injured Reserve/Non-Football Injury list.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jeffery Simmons DL Out indefinitely - Knee - 4/25/19 Simmons had offseason surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee and is in danger of missing the entire 2019 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Colt McCoy QB Prob Week 1 - Shin - 5/14/19 McCoy is receiving treatment for a fractured right fibula but is expected to be available for Week 1 against the Eagles.
Derrius Guice RB Prob Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Guice sat out the entire 2018 season due to a torn ACL. He also underwent three additional surgeries to clean up an infection in the same knee but is expected to make his season debut Week 1 against the Eagles.
Quinton Dunbar CB Ques Week 1 - Shin - 5/20/19 Dunbar is on the mend from a nerve issue in his shin, leaving his availability against the Eagles in Week 1 hazy.
Bryce Love RB Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/28/19 Love is recuperating from a torn ALC in his right knee, and it is unknown if he will be ready to play against the Eagles in Week 1.
Robert Davis WR Ques Week 1 - Knee - 4/17/19 Davis suffered tears in his ACL, PCL and LCL during the 2018 season, as well as a broken right tibia. It is undetermined if he will be ready for Week 1 against the Eagles.
Reuben Foster LB out for season - Knee - 5/20/19 Foster sustained a torn ACL and additional damage in his left during the offseason. He is expected to miss the entire 2019 season.
Alex Smith QB out for season - Leg - 2/17/19 Smith is expected to miss the entire 2019 season due to a right leg infection stemming from a surgery that ended his 2018 season.