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2016 NFL Injury Report

Up-to-the-minute NFL injury news for fantasy football.

Latest NFL Injury News Updates
Sean Lee    LB   Dallas Cowboys
 
Lee underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Friday, but is expected to recover from the procedure within two weeks and participate in OTAs in late May, David Moore of The Dallas Morning News reports.

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Mike Evans    WR   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
The Buccaneers relayed that Evans (undisclosed) was held out of drills Thursday. However, according to Jenna Laine of Sports Talk Florida, the wide receiver fit in some drills.

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Colin Kaepernick    QB   San Francisco 49ers
 
GM Trent Baalke left open the possibility that Kaepernick (shoulder/knee/thumb) could be traded this week, ESPN.com reports.

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Tom Brady    QB   New England Patriots
 
The NFLPA's George Atallah said the reinstatement of Brady's four-game suspension is unlikely to end anytime soon, SI's Andrew Perloff reports.

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Thomas Davis    LB   Carolina Panthers
 
Davis' broken arm is healing well, ESPN.com reports.

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Kelvin Benjamin    WR   Carolina Panthers
 
Benjamin (knee) expects to be a full participant in training camp this summer, Steve Reed of the Associated Press reports.

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Melvin Gordon    RB   San Diego Chargers
 
Gordon (knee) recently admitted he was "terrible" during his rookie season, but he's confident that the year of experience will help him in 2016, ESPN.com reports.

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Joe Flacco    QB   Baltimore Ravens
 
Flacco (torn ACL) recently began running and throwing short passes, ESPN reports.

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Jordy Nelson    WR   Green Bay Packers
 
Nelson (knee) participated in the first day of the Packers' offseason program Monday, and afterward assessed his rehab program by saying, "We're right where we want to be."

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Jamaal Charles    RB   Kansas City Chiefs
 
Charles (knee) acknowledged that he probably won't participate in the Chiefs' OTAs, but is optimistic that he'll be back in time for training camp, Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Muhammad Wilkerson    DE   New York Jets
 
Wilkerson (leg) is not expected to attend the Jets' offseason program, NFL.com reports.

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J.J. Watt    DE   Houston Texans
 
Watt is nearly recovered from offseason groin surgery, Peter King of Sports Illustrated reports. "I am very, very close to being back to 100 percent," Watt said recently.

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Le'Veon Bell    RB   Pittsburgh Steelers
 
Bell -- who tore his MCL in Week 8 of the 2015 season -- is pleased with the work he has been doing of late with Owens Recovery Science, ESPN.com reports.

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Tony Romo    QB   Dallas Cowboys
 
Romo said Saturday that his rehab from collarbone surgery continues to go well and that he's been able to fully participate in his throwing program for over a week, David Helman of DallasCowboys.com reports. ďItís been going great [during unofficial team workouts] for the last two, three weeks Ė just getting them going and being able to go full speed and all that stuff. Itís been great,Ē Romo said. ďI can throw fully. Iíve been throwing fully here for a good week and a half, two weeks. Itís been good.Ē

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Thomas Rawls    RB   Seattle Seahawks
 
Rawls (ankle) is expected to be ready to play Week 1, general manager John Schneider told Seattle's KJR radio Wednesday.

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Jimmy Graham    TE   Seattle Seahawks
 
Graham (knee) is expected to be ready to play Week 1, general manager John Schneider told Seattle's KJR radio Wednesday.

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Josh Gordon    WR   Cleveland Browns
 
The NFL has denied Gordon's request for reinstatement from his one-year suspension for repeated violations of the league's Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. Gordon's next opportunity to apply for reinstatement will arrive on Aug. 1, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.

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Carlos Hyde    RB   San Francisco 49ers
 
Hyde indicated Wednesday that his surgically repaired left foot has recovered to the point that he feels he would be ready to play in a game at this time if the 49ers had one, the San Jose Mercury-News reports. "My foot's feeling great. I'm ready to go." Hyde relayed Wednesday.

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Justin Forsett    RB   Baltimore Ravens
 
Forsett, who is bouncing back from a broken arm that landed him on IR last season, noted recently that his recovery is progressing well, while adding that he has already resumed lifting weights.

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Luke Kuechly    LB   Carolina Panthers
 
Kuechly is on pace for a return after getting rid of the sling that aided in the immediate recovery from surgery on the partially torn labrum in his left shoulder, Kevin Patra of NFL.com reports. "It's going to be a gradual process," Kuechly said. "Once everybody gets back I'll be able to do some stuff, but they are going to alter and modify what I can do. We have time so we might as well use the time."

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Mark Ingram    RB   New Orleans Saints
 
The Saints restructured Ingram's (shoulder) contract Wednesday, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports.

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Arian Foster    RB   Free Agent
 
Foster (Achilles) visited the Dolphins on Tuesday but left without a contract offer, Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reports. Afterward, Miami executive Mike Tannenbaum told Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald that Foster is "a little bit away" from being healthy.

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Matt Jones    RB   Washington Redskins
 
Jones (hip) is expected to be 100 percent healthy when the Redskins' offseason program begins next month, CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Dez Bryant    WR   Dallas Cowboys
 
Bryant's recovery from offseason foot surgery is proceeding on schedule, The Ft. Worth Star-Telegram reports. "Iím doing good," Bryant said. "Iíve got a chip on my shoulder. Itís going to be good."

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Ladarius Green    TE   Pittsburgh Steelers
 
Green, who underwent ankle surgery following the 2015 season, expects to be ready in advance of training camp, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Charles Clay    TE   Buffalo Bills
 
Clay (back) has restructured his contract, BuffaloBills.com reports.

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Drew Brees    QB   New Orleans Saints
 
Brees (foot) and Saints' general manager Mickey Loomis have talked about a contract extension, which head coach Sean Payton thinks "will get done very easily," reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune.

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Julian Edelman    WR   New England Patriots
 
When asked how the foot that bothered him this past season is feeling, Edelman noted Thursday that "it's feeling better every day. That's a good thing," ESPN.com reports.

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Dion Lewis    RB   New England Patriots
 
ESPN's Mike Reiss suggests that "there's no reason to think" that Lewis -- who is bouncing back from a torn right ACL that he suffered on Nov. 8 -- "won't be available for when the games count."

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Allen Hurns    WR   Jacksonville Jaguars
 
Hurns (sports hernia) expects to start running in approximately one month, John Oehser of the Jaguars' official site reports. As for the offseason, he said, "OTAs, I'll definitely be ready. I'll be doing everything I'm supposed to be."

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Randall Cobb    WR   Green Bay Packers
 
Cobb suffered a punctured lung during the Packers' divisional round loss at Arizona, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com reports.

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Frank Gore    RB   Indianapolis Colts
 
Gore will have surgery on a broken finger on his left hand next week, ESPN.com reports.

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Karlos Williams    RB   Buffalo Bills
 

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Telvin Smith    LB   Jacksonville Jaguars
 
Smith (shoulder) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Texans.

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