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Week 5 Injury Report: 7 Defensive Tackles went down week 5, 44 total players

Chandler Jones injury report
Arizona Cardinals defensive end Chandler Jones tops the week 5 injury report after he suffered a bicep injury and many believe he will miss the rest of the season. This would be a huge loss.

The fifth week of NFL is almost in the books and I would not be shocked if you see a bunch of players getting workouts this week. Let’s look at the injury break down according to ESPN.com. They do a good job of breaking down the injuries. The Injury Report is always something to consider when dealing with Fantasy Football

Some of these guys will end up being placed on injured reserve, and some will end up returning. We always break this information down for our free agents at home. If you are a position below, your agent needs to be contacting these teams! Let’s look at the breakdown.

  • Defensive Tackle: 7 injured
  • Cornerback: 6 injured
  • Linebacker: 6 injured
  • Defensive End: 6 injured
  • Wide Receiver: 5 injured
  • Offensive Guard: 5 injured
  • Safety: 4 injured
  • Tight End: 3 injured
  • Quarterback: 3 injured
  • Running Back: 2 injured
  • Offensive Tackle: 1 injured
  • Center: 1 injured
  • Kicker: 0 Injured
  • Full Back: 0 injured

Arizona Cardinals

Rashard LawrenceDTOct 11QuestionableLawrence suffered a calf injury during Sunday’s win over the Jets, Darren Urban of the Cardinals’ official site reports.
Chandler JonesLBOct 11QuestionableCoach Kliff Kingsburg said Jones may suffered a season-ending bicep injury during Sunday’s win over the Jets, Kevin Zimmerman of ArizonaSports.com reports.
J.R. SweezyGOct 11QuestionableSweezy (elbow) exited Sunday’s game against the Jets and has been labeled questionable to return, Darren Urban of the Cardinals’ official site reports.

Atlanta Falcons

Kendall SheffieldCBOct 11QuestionableSheffield exited Sunday’s game against the Panthers with an ankle injury, William McFadden of the Falcons’ official site reports.
Takkarist McKinleyDEOct 11QuestionableMcKinley (groin) is questionable to return to Sunday’s game against Carolina, Myles Simmons of the Panthers’ official site reports.

Baltimore Ravens

Otaro AlakaLBOct 11QuestionableAlaka is doubtful to return to Sunday’s game against the Bengals with a knee injury.

Carolina Panthers

Yetur Gross-MatosDEOct 11QuestionableGross-Matos exited Sunday’s game against the Falcons with an ankle injury, Myles Simmons of the Panthers’ official site reports.
Kawann ShortDTOct 11QuestionableShort (shoulder) exited Sunday’s 23-16 win against the Falcons and was deemed out for the remainder of the contest, Myles Simmons of the Panthers’ official site reports.
Donte JacksonCBOct 11QuestionableJackson (toe) won’t return to Sunday’s game in Atlanta, Myles Simmons of the Panthers’ official site reports.
Brian BurnsDEOct 11QuestionableBurns won’t return to Sunday’s game against the Falcons after suffering a concussion, Myles Simmons of the Panthers’ official site reports.

Chicago Bears

James DanielsGOct 9OutDaniels suffered a season-ending pectoral tear during Thursday’s 20-19 win over the Buccaneers, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Cincinnati Bengals

Sam HubbardDEOct 11QuestionableHubbard (elbow) has been declared out for the remainder of Sunday’s matchup against the Ravens.
D.J. ReaderDTOct 11QuestionableReader (knee) was carted off the field during Sunday’s game against the Ravens and has been ruled out for the remainder of the contest, Marisa Contipelli of the Bengals’ official site reports.
A.J. GreenWROct 11QuestionableGreen was forced out of Sunday’s game against the Ravens with a hamstring injury.

Cleveland Browns

Baker MayfieldQBOct 11QuestionableMayfield will undergo X-rays on his ribs due to a hit sustained during Sunday’s 32-23 win over the Colts, during which threw two touchdowns and a pair of interceptions, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Olivier VernonDEOct 11QuestionableVernon is questionable to return to Sunday’s game against the Colts due to a groin injury, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.
Jacob PhillipsLBOct 11QuestionablePhillips (knee) will not return to Sunday’s game against the Colts, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Ronnie Harrison Jr.SOct 11QuestionableHarrison has exited Sunday’s game against the Colts and is being evaluated for a concussion, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Wyatt TellerGOct 11QuestionableTeller (ankle) will not return to Sunday’s game against the Colts, Andrew Gribble of the Browns’ official site reports.

Dallas Cowboys

Dak PrescottQBOct 11QuestionablePrescott will undergo surgery on his right ankle Sunday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Trysten HillDTOct 11QuestionableHill is questionable to return to Sunday’s game against the Giants due to a knee injury, Michael Gehlken of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Blake BellTEOct 11QuestionableBell was forced out of Sunday’s game against the Giants with a right knee injury, Michael Gehlken of The Dallas Morning News reports.

Detroit Lions

C.J. MooreSOct 6Questionable
Hunter BryantTEOct 6Questionable
Desmond TrufantCBOct 4QuestionableTrufant (hamstring) is questionable to return to Sunday’s matchup against the Saints.

Jacksonville Jaguars

DJ Chark Jr.WROct 11QuestionableChark was forced out of Sunday’s game versus the Texans with an ankle injury, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Tyler EifertTEOct 11QuestionableEifert was forced out of Sunday’s game versus the Texans with a neck injury, Tad Dickman of the Jaguars’ official site reports.
Andrew WingardSOct 11QuestionableWingard (core muscle) is questionable to return to Sunday’s game against the Texans.

Kansas City Chiefs

Kelechi OsemeleGOct 11OutCoach Andy Reid said that Osemele tore tendons in both of his knees during Sunday’s loss to the Raiders, James Palmer of NFL Network reports.
Sammy WatkinsWROct 11QuestionableWatkins was forced out of Sunday’s game against the Raiders with an apparent hamstring injury, Nate Taylor of The Athletic reports.

Las Vegas Raiders

Keisean NixonCBOct 11QuestionableNixon (hip) has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday’s game against the Chiefs.
Carl NassibDEOct 11QuestionableNassib (foot) is questionable to return to Sunday’s game against the Chiefs.
Lamarcus JoynerSOct 11QuestionableJoyner exited Sunday’s game against the Chiefs with a hamstring injury, Tashan Reed of The Athletic reports.

Los Angeles Rams

Ogbonnia OkoronkwoLBOct 11QuestionableOkoronkwo suffered an elbow injury during Sunday’s game against Washington and is considered questionable to return, Jourdan Rodrigue of The Athletic reports.

Minnesota Vikings

Dalvin CookRBOct 11QuestionableCook (undisclosed) went to the locker room after limping off the field in the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the Seahawks, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

New York Giants

Lorenzo CarterLBOct 11QuestionableCarter has been ruled out for the rest of Sunday’s game versus the Cowboys after being carted off the field with an Achilles injury, Matt Lombardo of NJ.com reports.

New York Jets

Chris HoganWROct 11QuestionableCoach Adam Gase said that Hogan will have an MRI on Monday to evaluate the severity of the knee injury he suffered in Sunday’s loss to the Cardinals, Connor Hughes of The Athletic reports.

Philadelphia Eagles

Darius SlayCBOct 11QuestionableSlay suffered an undisclosed injury during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Steelers and didn’t return, Marcus Hayes of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Lane JohnsonOTOct 11QuestionableJohnson (ankle) was carted to the locker room during Sunday’s game against the Steelers, Zach Berman of The Athletic reports.

Pittsburgh Steelers

Diontae JohnsonWROct 11QuestionableCoach Mike Tomlin told Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com that Johnson took a hit to the back during Sunday’s 38-29 win against the Eagles, but he believes the wide receiver will be able to play Week 5 versus the Browns.
Maurkice PounceyCOct 11QuestionableCoach Mike Tomlin said Pouncey is being evaluated for a foot injury following Sunday’s win over the Eagles, Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
David DeCastroGOct 11QuestionableDeCastro left Sunday’s game against the Eagles with an abdominal injury, Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com reports.

San Francisco 49ers

Emmanuel MoseleyCBOct 12OutKyle Shanahan said that Moseley (concussion) recently visited a specialist and “has a good chance” to practice this week, Matt Maiocco of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
D.J. JonesDTOct 11QuestionableJones was forced out of Sunday’s game versus the Dolphins with an eye injury, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Seattle Seahawks

Anthony RushDTOct 11QuestionableRush (knee) is ruled out to return to Sunday night’s game against the Vikings.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Vita VeaDTOct 9OutCoach Bruce Arians said Friday that Vea suffered a broken leg during Thursday’s loss to the Bears, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers’ official site reports.
Ke’Shawn VaughnRBOct 9QuestionableVaughn (chest) finished Thursday night’s 20-19 loss to the Bears with zero carries and two receptions (three targets) for five yards. He also lost a fumble.
Jack CichyLBOct 8QuestionableCichy has been ruled out for the remainder of Thursday’s contest against the Bears due to a hamstring injury.

Washington Football Team

Kyle AllenQBOct 11QuestionableCoach Ron Rivera confirmed Allen, who exited Sunday’s loss to the Rams with an arm injury, will retain the starting job if he’s ready to play in Week 6 against the Giants, Mike Jones of USA Today reports.

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