Fantasy Football: How Hurt is Your Team After NFL’s Injury-Filled Week 2?

By Matthew Zimmer

Week 2 of the NFL felt like the end of Avengers: Infinity War when half the heroes got dusted. 28 players went down with big or rough-looking injuries.

We’ve got the latest on most of the injuries that you may have missed that could affect your Fantasy Football team(s) roster(s), or maybe just your favorite team’s roster.

If any updates come, or any new injuries are reported, we’ll add them here.

Offensive Players – Skill Positions

Panthers RB, Christian McCaffrey

High ankle sprain; out 4-6 weeks, via ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Giants RB, Saquon Barkley

Torn ACL; out for the season, will undergo surgery soon, via Schefter.

49ers RB, Raheem Mostert

Mild MCL sprain; expected to miss Week 3 vs. NY Giants via Schefter.

Rams RB, Cam Akers

Ribs; no update.

Broncos WR, Courtland Sutton

Torn ACL; out for the season, via NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

Colts WR, Parris Campbell

PCL injury; out indefinitely, via Schefter.

Jets WR, Chris Hogan

Rib; nothing broken, no timeline update, via NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero.

Giants WR, Sterling Shephard

Toe; no update.

Packers WR, Davante Adams

Ankle injury, which he returned from; then Hamstring injury he didn’t return from; No update.

Chiefs WR, Sammy Watkins

Concussion; no update, needs to clear concussion protocol.

Jets WR, Breshad Perriman

Ankle; week-to-week, via NY Daily News.

Broncos QB, Drew Lock

Severe rotator cuff strain; out three to four to five weeks, via Broncos coach Vic Fangio; will be re-evaluated after two weeks, via Schefter.

Chargers QB, Tyrod Taylor

Chest injury (non-specific); week-to-week, via Schefter.

49ers QB, Jimmy Garoppolo

High ankle sprain; week-to-week, via San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan.

Offensive Players – Linemen

Jets OL, Connor McGovern

Hamstring; week-to-week, via NY Daily News.

Falcons OL, Kaleb McGary

MCL sprain; may miss just a week, via Rapoport.

Eagles G, Isaac Seumalo (former OSU Beaver)

Knee; “going to miss some time,” via Philadelphia coach Doug Pederson.

Packers C, Corey Linsley

Thumb sprain; should be okay, via Pelissero.

Defensive Players

Seahawks LB, Bruce Irvin

Team fears Torn ACL; would be out for the season if true, via Schefter.

Seahawks DB, Marquise Blair

Knee injury; nothing specific, “probably fairly serious,” via Pete Carroll.

49ers DE, Nick Bosa

Torn ACL “most likely”; via coach Shanahan.

49ers DT, Solomon Thomas

Knee injury; unknown time to be missed, via Schefter.

Broncos DE, Dre’Mont Jones

PCL strain, bone bruise; could miss 4-6 weeks, via Pelissero.

Vikings LB, Anthony Barr

Pectoral muscle tear; headed to Injured Reserve, via Schefter.

Jets DB, Quincy Wilson

Concussion; no update, needs to clear concussion protocol.

Ravens CB, Tavon Young

Left knee injury; out for the season, via Baltimore coach John Harbaugh.

Dolphins CB, Byron Jones

Groin; doubtful for Week 3, via Miami Herald’s Adam Beasley.

Colts S, Malik Hooker

Torn Achilles; out for the season via Schefter.

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