Week 15 injury report roundup


Over the course of the week, there are a lot of posts about the most prominent injured players but we know that you might not see all of them and that some others may fall through the cracks. As a result, we’ll comb through all the injury reports every Friday afternoon so that there’s one stop for all the news from every team playing on Sunday. So, without further delay, the injury report roundup for Week 15 of the 2014 season.

Steelers at Falcons

Cornerback Ike Taylor (shoulder, forearm) is doubtful for Pittsburgh and linebacker James Harrison (knee) is questionable, but the Steelers don’t have any other injury concerns heading into the weekend. Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones (hip) and safety William Moore (foot) are questionable after missing practice all week. Cornerback Robert Alford (wrist) remains out.

Jaguars at Ravens

The Jaguars won’t have defensive end Andre Branch (groin) or linebacker Khairi Fortt (hamstring). The Ravens listed aid receiver Torrey Smith (knee) as probable, although he sounded less than certain that he’d be playing. Tight end Crockett Gillmore (back), tackle Jah Reid (hand) and running back Lorenzo Taliaferro (foot) are all questionable.

Packers at Bills

The good news for the Packers is that running back Eddie Lacy (hip) is probable. The bad news is that cornerback Davon House (shoulder) and linebacker Jamari Lattimore (ankle) are both out. Safety Da’Norris Searcy (hamstring) and tight end Chris Gragg (knee) are out for Buffalo, which will be holding out hope for defensive end Jarius Wynn (knee, questionable).

Buccaneers at Panthers

Linebacker Mason Foster (achilles), defensive tackle Gerald McCoy (knee), defensive lineman Clinton McDonald (hamstring), wide receiver Solomon Patton (foot), running back Bobby Rainey (ankle), tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins (back) and safety Major Wright (ribs) are all questionable for Tampa. Quarterback Cam Newton (back) and guard Amini Silatolu (knee) are out for Carolina with running back DeAngelo Williams (hand) doubtful to play.

Bengals at Browns

Defensive end Margus Hunt (ankle) and wide receiver James Wright (knee) are doubtful for the Bengals while cornerbacks Terence Newman (ankle) and Adam Jones (chest) drew questionable tags. Tight end Jermaine Gresham (toe) is also questionable. The Browns ruled out tight end Gary Barnidge (rib), safety Tashaun Gipson (knee), cornerback Robert Nelson (hamstring) and cornerback K’Waun Williams (hamstring). Kicker Billy Cundiff (knee) and linebackers Karlos Dansby (knee) and Jabaal Sheard (foot) are all questionable.

Texans at Colts

The Texans hold out hope that wide receiver Andre Johnson (concussion, questionable) can get cleared by Sunday. Tight end Garrett Graham (ankle), linebacker Whitney Mercilus (back) and guard Xavier Su’a-Filo (back) have all been ruled out. Colts cornerback Vontae Davis (concussion) is probable, but offensive linemen Joe Reitz (ankle) and Hugh Thornton (knee) have been ruled out.

Raiders at Chiefs

The Raiders ruled out safety Larry Asante (shoulder, quadricep), tight end Brian Leonhardt (concussion), wide receiver Denarius Moore (knee, ankle) and tackle Menelik Watson (foot, ankle). Linebacker Sio Moore (hip), cornerback Tarell Brown (foot, ankle) and defensive tackle Pat Sims (shoulder) are all questionable. Chiefs defensive end Allen Bailey (concussion) won’t play, cornerback Phillip Gaines (concussion) is doubtful, linebacker Tamba Hali (knee) is questionable and running back Jamaal Charles (knee, ankle) is probable.

Dolphins at Patriots

It looks like the Dolphins will be short on linebackers with Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), Jelani Jenkins (foot) and Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) all listed as doubtful. Tight end Charles Clay (hamstring, knee), cornerback Cortland Finnegan (ankle), linebacker Chris McCain (ankle) and cornerback Jamar Taylor (shoulder) are all questionable. The Patriots ruled out defensive end Dominique Easley (knee) amid talk that he might be headed for injured reserve. Guard Dan Connolly (ankle), wide receiver Julian Edelman (thigh), tackle Cameron Fleming (ankle), linebacker Dont’a Hightower (shoulder), defensive end Chandler Jones (hip), wide receiver Brandon LaFell (shoulder), defensive end Rob Ninkovich (heel), running back Shane Vereen (ankle) and linebacker Chris White (ankle) make up a long list of questionable players.

Redskins at Giants

Quarterback Colt McCoy (neck) is listed as questionable but on track to start for the Redskins, who ruled out running back Roy Helu (toe), safety Brandon Meriweather (toe) and linebacker Keenan Robinson (knee). Defensive ends Chris Baker (chest, toe), Kedric Golston (back, foot) and Jason Hatcher (knee) are questionable along with wide receiver DeSean Jackson (shin). Giants quarterback Eli Manning (back) is probable after being listed as limited in practice this week. Tackle James Brewer (concussion) and linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion) are out.

Broncos at Chargers

Running back Ronnie Hillman (foot) is questionable after returning to Broncos practice this week. Tight end Jacob Tamme (ribs) and cornerback Kayvon Webster (shoulder) are also questionable while running back Montee Ball (groin), tackle Paul Cornick (toe) and wide receiver Cody Latimer (ribs) are all out this week. Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (ankle) is questionable after missing practice all week and punter Mike Scifres (collarbone) is out. Tight end Ladarius Green (concussion, ankle) and defensive tackle Corey Liuget (ankle) are questionable along with Mathews.

Jets at Titans

It looks like another week without defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (toe, doubtful) for the Jets. Wide receiver Percy Harvin (ankle) and cornerback Antonio Allen (hand) are questionable. Jake Locker starts at quarterback for the Titans with Zach Mettenberger (shoulder) out and starting tackles Taylor Lewan (ankle) and Michael Oher (toe) are doubtful. Safety Michael Griffin (back), safety Daimion Stafford (concussion), tackle Byron Stingily (ankle), linebacker Kamerion Wimbley (hamstring) and wide receiver Kendall Wright (hand) are all questionable.

Vikings at Lions

Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson (hamstring) is questionable after being limited in Friday’s Vikings practice. Linebacker Anthony Barr (knee), safety Robert Blanton (ankle, knee), defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd (knee) and guard Charlie Johnson (ankle) are all out. Running back Reggie Bush (ankle) is questionable for Detroit and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (illness) is probable, although coach Jim Caldwell wouldn’t guarantee he’ll play on Sunday.

49ers at Seahawks

Linebacker NaVorro Bowman (knee), defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey (forearm) and wide receiver Stevie Johnson (knee) are out for the 49ers. Tackle Anthony Davis (concussion) is listed as questionable, but coach Jim Harbaugh said he won’t play. Cornerbacks Tramaine Brock (hamstring) and Chris Culliver (knee), center Marcus Martin (knee) and safety Raymond Ventrone (groin) are also questionable. The Seahawks hoped to have center Max Unger (knee, ankle) back this week, but he’s listed as doubtful. Tight end Cooper Helfet (ankle) is questionable.

Cowboys at Eagles

Cowboys linebacker Dekoda Watson (hamstring) is out and defensive tackle Josh Brent (calf, doubtful) probably won’t play. Quarterback Nick Foles (collarbone) is still out for the Eagles, who listed everyone else on the injury report as probable for Sunday night’s NFC East clash.