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2014 NFL Injury Report

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

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Chris Johnson    RB   New York Jets
 
Johnson (knee) has signed a two-year deal with the Jets, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. The base value of his deal is reportedly $8 million.

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Kyle Rudolph    TE   Minnesota Vikings
 
Rudolph's left foot has been fully healed for about two months, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

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Demaryius Thomas    WR   Denver Broncos
 
Despite numerous reports to the contrary, Thomas didn't suffer a separated shoulder during the Super Bowl and has been working out with Peyton Manning at Duke University, the Denver Post reports.

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Rob Gronkowski    TE   New England Patriots
 
Gronkowski (knee) will start jogging soon, NFL Network's Albert Breer reports.

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Arian Foster    RB   Houston Texans
 
Foster (back) intends to participate in Texans' OTAs, the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Eli Manning    QB   New York Giants
 
Manning, who is slated to have arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle, expects to be able to run in about six weeks, the Daily News reports. "I think it's smart to get this procedure done now so the ankle isn't an ongoing issue," Manning noted.

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Adrian Peterson    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Peterson, who is bouncing back from January groin surgery, expects to participate in the Vikings' offseason workouts, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Reggie Wayne    WR   Indianapolis Colts
 
Wayne (knee) expects to be cleared for football activities by April 25, NFL.com reports.

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Jermichael Finley    TE   Free Agent
 
Finley (neck) expects to undergo X-rays on Thursday and an MRI within the next two weeks, NFL.com reports.

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Doug Martin    RB   Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 
Martin (shoulder) indicated Monday that he has been cleared for football activities, NFL.com reports.

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Jake Locker    QB   Tennessee Titans
 
Locker, who is bouncing back from right foot surgery, hopes to be able take part in the Titans' organized team activities in June, the Tennessean reports. "Surgery went really well. Foot feels awesome and rehab is up and rolling," Locker indicated Thursday via text.

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NaVorro Bowman    LB   San Francisco 49ers
 
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said that he has received good reports on Bowman's ACL rehabilitation from GM Trent Baalke, who spoke with Bowman personally last week, the Sacramento Bee reports.

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Frank Gore    RB   San Francisco 49ers
 
When asked about Gore being 30 years old and in the final year of his contract, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said, "I really think Frank has three more good years. I truly believe that," the Sacramento Bee reports. Harbaugh added, "but we're in a game of taking it one year at a time.

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Tony Romo    QB   Dallas Cowboys
 
Romo continues to progress on schedule from his late-December back surgery, according to coach Jason Garrett, the Cowboys' official site reports. "When I've seen him, he looks good. Everyone tells me he's on pace," Garrett said of Romo. "Were going to be patient with him just like we would any player to make sure he's OK before we put him out there. Again, he's on schedule."

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Julio Jones    WR   Atlanta Falcons
 
Coach Mike Smith indicated that Jones is ahead of schedule in his recovery from a foot injury that he sustained this past October, ESPN.com reports. "He's ahead of schedule," Smith confirmed Wednesday. "Julios started his running program with the athletic performance department. We anticipate he'll be ready to go 100 percent. We'll get him going at some point in time here in the offseason."

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Cam Newton    QB   Carolina Panthers
 
Coach Ron Rivera confirmed that Newton -- who underwent surgery on Mar. 19 to tighten ligaments in his ankle -- is expected to be ready for training camp, the Charlotte Observer reports.

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Dwayne Allen    TE   Indianapolis Colts
 
Allen (hip) says he is now fully healthy. Im great. Im actually back to 100 percent."

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Justin Blackmon    WR   Jacksonville Jaguars
 
Blackmon (suspension) was uninjured in a one-vehicle accident early Saturday morning, the Florida Times-Union reports. Alcohol was not involved.

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DeMarcus Ware    DE   Denver Broncos
 
Ware (elbow) has agreed to a three-year, $30 million contract with the Broncos, ESPN.com reports.

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Jairus Byrd    S   New Orleans Saints
 
Byrd signed a six-year deal with the Saints on Tuesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

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Trent Richardson    RB   Indianapolis Colts
 
Colts GM Ryan Grigson said he's not sure who will be Indy's starting running back in 2014. "At any point in time you'll know how we do things with the Colts, it's the best players play," he told ESPN. Richardson (shoulder) and Vick Ballard (knee) are returning from injuries while Donald Brown is set to be a free agent.

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Sam Bradford    QB   St. Louis Rams
 
Bradford (knee) is expected to start throwing in late May or early June, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Jordan Reed    TE   Washington Redskins
 
Reed has recovered from the concussion symptoms that landed him on IR at the end of the 2013 season, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports.

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EJ Manuel    QB   Buffalo Bills
 
Manuel is currently rehabbing after having undergone minor surgery to repair his left knee, which he injured in Week 15, wgr550.com reports.

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Danny Amendola    WR   New England Patriots
 
Amendola (groin) played just more than 48 percent of the Patriots' offensive snaps in 2013, while starting six of the 12 regular-season games that he played in, ESPN.com reports. The wideout finished the season with 54 catches (on 83 targets) for 633 yards and two TDs.

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Calvin Johnson    WR   Detroit Lions
 
GM Martin Mayhew downplayed the "minor" knee surgery that Johnson underwent last week, the Lions' official site reports. When asked whether or not Johnson's surgery was related to any sort of PCL injury, Mayhew replied, "no, it was just a minor scope. He's going to be fine."

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Ryan Mathews    RB   San Diego Chargers
 
Mathews was playing through a high ankle sprain in both of San Diego's playoff games, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Jamaal Charles    RB   Kansas City Chiefs
 
Charles, who suffered a concussion in the Chiefs' first-round playoff loss to the Colts this past Saturday, is improving, the Kansas City Star reports.

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Joe Flacco    QB   Baltimore Ravens
 
Flacco said that his injured knee won't require offseason surgery, ESPN.com reports. "I'm not going to have to get anything done," he said. "It was just my MCL and it will heal on its own."

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Chris Ivory    RB   New York Jets
 
Ivory suffered a cracked rib and a hip pointer on his second to last carry of Sunday's game against the Dolphins, according to Kimberley Martin of NY Newsday.

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Cecil Shorts    WR   Jacksonville Jaguars
 
Shorts underwent sports hernia surgery on Thursday, the Jaguars' official site reports.

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Robert Griffin    QB   Washington Redskins
 
Griffin confirmed Wednesday that coach Mike Shanahan has decided to shut him down for the last three games of the season, NFL.com reports.

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