To help you set your fantasy football lineups and to avoid starting a player who won’t be in the lineup, we’ll post fantasy-relevant updates and analysis here as NFL teams release their inactives, typically about 90 minutes before kickoff. Any rankings cited in this column come from ourESPN Fantasy staff ranks.
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1 p.m. ET games
Phillip Lindsay, RB, DEN:Toe —OUT
Impact:Melvin Gordon IIIshould get the bulk of carries.
Courtland Sutton, WR, DEN:Shoulder —Questionable
Impact: Game-time call.KJ Hamleris expected to get action either way.
Kenny Golladay, WR, DET:Hamstring —OUT
Impact:Quintez Cephusis expected to once again lead the team in targets.
Equanimeous St. Brown,WR, GB:Knee —OUT/IR
Impact:Malik Taylorwill be the team’s No. 4 WR.
Zach Pascal, WR, IND:Ankle —Questionable
Impact: Practiced fully Friday. His fantasy value rises if Pittman can’t go.
Michael Pittman Jr., WR, IND:Toe —Questionable
Impact: Game-time call for who is, at best, the team’s No. 3 WR.
Jack Doyle, TE, IND:Ankle —OUT
Impact:Mo Alie-Coxbecomes the team’s top TE option.
Gerald Everett, TE, LAR:Back —Questionable
Impact: Fully expected to be on the field as a supplement toTyler Higbee.
DeVante Parker, WR, MIA:Hamstring —Questionable
Impact: Limited in practice all week.Preston Williamsmay step up.
Golden Tate, WR, NYG:Hamstring —Questionable
Impact: Practiced late in week. Could see time as team’s No. 3 WR.
La’Mical Perine,RB, NYJ:Ankle —Questionable
Impact: WithLe’Veon Bellon IR, Perine could spellFrank Goreif needed.
Jamison Crowder, WR, NYJ:Hamstring —OUT
Impact:Braxton Berriosis tabbed to step in for him.
Alshon Jeffery, WR, PHI:Foot —OUT
Impact:DeSean Jackson/Jalen Reagorto handle starting WR duties going forward.
George Kittle, TE, SF:Knee —OUT
Impact:Jordan Reedgets a huge fantasy value boost.
Deebo Samuel,WR, SF:Foot —OUT/IR
Impact:Brandon Aiyukcould have a breakout game.Mohamed Sanu Sr. debuts.
Chris Godwin, WR, TB:Concussion —OUT
Impact: Thankfully,Mike Evans(hamstring) is ready to start.
Darrynton Evans, RB, TEN:Hamstring —OUT
Impact: If anything happens toDerrick Henry,Senorise Perrybecomes relevant.
A.J. Brown, WR, TEN:Knee —OUT
Impact:Corey Davisbecomes No. 1 WR.Kalif Raymondrises.
Matt Milano, LB, BUF:Hamstring —OUT
Tremaine Edmunds, LB, BUF:Shoulder —OUT
Del’Shawn Phillips, LB, BUF:Quad —OUT
Kawann Short, DT, CAR:Foot —OUT
Khalil Mack, LB, CHI:Knee —Questionable
Anthony Brown,CB, DAL:Ribs —OUT/IR
Nick Williams, DE, DET:Shoulder —Questionable
Desmond Trufant, CB, DET:Hamstring —OUT
Kenny Clark, DT, GB:Groin —OUT
Justin Houston, DE, IND:Calf —Questionable
Elandon Roberts, LB, MIA:Concussion —OUT
Cameron Dantzler, CB, MIN:Ribs —OUT
Avery Williamson, LB, NYJ:Hamstring —Questionable
Tarell Basham, LB, NYJ:Hip —Questionable
Brandon Graham, DE, PHI:Concussion —Questionable
Derek Barnett, DE, PHI:Hamstring —Questionable
Jason Verrett, CB, SF:Hamstring —OUT
Malcolm Butler, CB, TEN:Quad —Questionable
4 p.m. ET games
Maxx Williams, TE, ARI:Ankle —OUT
Impact:Dan Arnoldshouldn’t have to see another workload split this week.
Justice Hill, RB, BAL:Thigh —Questionable
Impact:J.K. Dobbinsdid well enough in Week 1 to displace Hill.
Chris Moore, WR, BAL:Finger —OUT
Impact: Might not be ready to go in time for Week 3.
Duke Johnson, RB, HOU:Ankle —Questionable
Impact: Progressing well and could be ready to spellDavid Johnson.
Brandin Cooks, WR, HOU:Quad —Questionable
Impact:Randall Cobbmay see an uptick in targets if Cooks is limited.
Justin Jackson, RB, LAC:Quad —Doubtful
Impact:Joshua Kelleybecomes the secondary option behindAustin Ekeler.
Charvarius Ward, CB, KC:Hand —OUT
Kendall Fuller, CB, WSH:Knee —Questionable
Sunday night game
Julian Edelman, WR, NE:Knee —Questionable
Impact: No expectation other than he will be able to play.
N’Keal Harry, WR, NE:Shoulder —Questionable
Impact: Also should play with no issues.Damiere Byrdis on deck.
Adam Butler, DT, NE:Shoulder —Questionable
Brandon Copeland, LB, NE:Knee —Questionable
Phillip Dorsett II, WR, SEA:Foot —Questionable
Impact: Don’t count on him getting on the field. Pick upDavid Mooreif you need a late pivot.
Official Sunday inactives should begin coming in at approximately 11:30 a.m. ET for the early games and 2:30 p.m. ET for the late games.