Who should you start? Who should you sit? 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 our ESPN Fantasy staff ranks.
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1 p.m. ET games
Matthew Stafford, QB, DET: Thumb — Questionable
Impact: Expected to start, but as you can see below, his offensive options will be limited.
Nick Folk, K, NE: Back — Questionable
Impact: It would be a surprise if he wasn’t out there when kickoff comes.
Calais Campbell, DE, BAL: Calf — Doubtful
Brandon Williams, DT, BAL: Ankle — Doubtful
Yetur Gross-Matos, DE, CAR: Shoulder — Questionable
Tahir Whitehead, LB, CAR: Ribs — Questionable
Donte Jackson, CB, CAR: Toe — Doubtful
Rasul Douglas, CB, CAR: Ankle — Questionable
Mack Wilson, LB, CLE: Hip — Questionable
Da’Shawn Hand, DE, DET: Groin — Questionable
Jarrad Davis, LB, DET: Knee — Questionable
Lawrence Guy, DT, NE: Shoulder — Questionable
John Simon, DE, NE: Elbow — Questionable
Deatrich Wise Jr., DE, NE: Knee — Questionable
Adam Butler, DT, NE: Shoulder — Questionable
Ja’Whaun Bentley, LB, NE: Groin — Questionable
Stephon Gilmore, CB, NE: Knee — Questionable
Marshon Lattimore, CB, NO: Abdomen — Questionable
Jadeveon Clowney, DE, TEN: Knee — OUT/IR
Adoree’ Jackson, CB, TEN: Knee — OUT
Kenny Vaccaro, S, TEN: Concussion — OUT
Deshazor Everett, S, WSH: Ankle — OUT
4 p.m. ET games
Drew Lock, QB, DEN: Ribs — Questionable
Impact: Practiced all week and is fully expected to start, even at less than 100%.
Noah Fant, TE, DEN: Ribs — Questionable
Impact: Also practiced enough during the week for a start to be expected.
Tyrod Taylor, QB, LAC: Ribs — Questionable
Impact: Not that there’s any QB controversy here, as Justin Herbert has played very well. Still, it’s worth noting that Taylor has yet to get a clean bill of health.
DeMarcus Lawrence, DE, DAL: Illness — Questionable
DeShawn Williams, DT, DEN: Ankle — Questionable
Bryce Callahan, CB, DEN: Illness — Questionable
Kemoko Turay, DE, IND: Ankle — Questionable
Kyle Van Noy, LB, MIA: Hip — Questionable
Cameron Dantzler, CB, MIN: Concussion — Questionable
Blake Cashman, LB, NYJ: Hamstring — Doubtful
Bless Austin, CB, NYJ: Neck — OUT/IR
Sunday night game
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.