NFL Week 1 Injury Report

In what will be a weekly piece here at Sportsnaut, we will be providing readers with up-to-date information on the latest injuries surrounding some of the best NFL players heading into game-action on Sunday.

Player Position Team Injury Status Note
Andre Ellington RB Arizona Foot Out Likely out 4-6 weeks
Tyrann Mathieu DB Arizona ACL Out Potential Week 5 return?
Bernard Pierce RB Baltimore Concussion Will Play Likely to play
Sammy Wakints WR Buffalo Ribs Probable
Kiko Alonso LB Buffalo Knee Out Likely to miss season
Cam Newton QB Carolina Ribs Questionable Game-time decision
Marvin Jones WR Cincinnati Foot Out Week 5 return
Desmond Bryant DT Cleveland Wrist Out No timeline for return
Terrance Williams WR Dallas Back Probably Likely to play
Anthony Spencer DE Dallas Knee Out
Demarcus Lawrence DE Dallas Foot Out IR, designate to return
Wes Welker WR Denver Suspended Out Week 6 return
Danny Trevathan LB Denver Knee Out Possible Week 5 return
Matt Prater K Denver Suspended Out Week 6 return
Kyle Van Noy LB Detroit Abdomen Out IR, designate to return
Eddie Lacy RB Green Bay Concussion Questionable Will need to pass concussion tests
J.C. Tretter C Green Bay Knee Out IR, designate to return
Robert Mathis LB Indianapolis Suspended Out Week 5 return
Garrett Graham TE Houston Back Questionable Game-time decision
Cecil Shorts WR Jacksonville Hamstring Questionable Did not practice Friday
Ace Sanders WR Jacksonville Suspended Out Week 5 return
Da’Anthony Thomas ATH Kansas City Hamstring Questionable Unlikely to play Week 1
Donald Stephenson OT Kansas City Suspended Out Week 5 return
Dwayne Bowe WR Kansas City Suspended Out Week 2 return
Mike Pouncey C Miami Hip Out Potential Week 4 return
Reshad Jones S Miami Suspended Out Week 5 return
Dion Jordan DE Miami Suspended Out Week 5 return
Jerome Simpson WR Minnesota Suspended Out Week 4 return
Tom Brady QB New England Calf Probably Will play
Dominique Easley DT New England Knee Questionable Game-time decision
Kenny Stills WR New Orleans Quads Questionable Unlikely to play Week 1
Geoff Schwartz G New York (G) Toe Out IR, designate to return
Odell Beckham WR New York (G) Hamstring Doubtful Unlikely to play Week 1
Dee Milliner CB New York (J) Ankle Out Will not play Week 1
D.J. Hayden CB Oakland Foot Out Potential Week 8 return
Lane Johnson OT Philadelphia Suspended Out Week 5 return
Lance Moore WR Pittsburgh Groin Questionable
Anthony Davis OT San Francisco Hamstring Questionable Likely to play
Michael Crabtree WR San Francisco Calf Questionable Likely to play
Aldon Smith LB San Francisco Suspended Out Week 11 return
Glenn Dorsey DT San Francisco Biceps Out IR, designate to return
NaVorro Bowman LB San Francisco Knee Out Week 9 return
Jeremy Lane CB Seattle Groin Questionable No status update
Trumaine Johnson CB St. Louis Knee Out Week 5 return
Brandon Meriweather S Washington Suspended Out Week 3 return


Injured Reserve (Out for the Season): No designation of return, meaning the player is out for the duration of the 2014 season. This will also include players under suspension for the 2014 season. 


Player Position Team Injury
Darnell Docket DT Arizona Knee
Mike Johnson OT Atlanta Foot
Kapron Lewis-Moore LB Baltimore Achilles
Aaron Ross CB Baltimore Achilles
Kiko Alonso (*) LB Buffalo Knee
Isaiah Trufant CB Cleveland Knee
Josh Gordon WR Cleveland Suspended
Sean Lee LB Dallas Knee
Jordan Norwood WR Denver Knee
Khyri Thornton DT Green Bay Hamstring
B.J. Raji DT Green Bay Biceps
Don Barclay OT Green Bay Knee
Jared Abbrederis WR Green Bay Knee
David Quessenberry OT Houston Cancer
Donald Thomas G Indianapolis Quads
Vick Ballard RB Indianapolis Achilles
Justin Blackmon WR Jacksonville Suspended
Sanders Commings DB Kansas City Ankle
Mike Gillislee RB Miami Hamstring
Jamarca Sanford S Minnesota Knee
Mario Manningham WR New York (G) Calf
Dexter McDougle CB New York (J) Knee
Travis Long LB Philadelphia Knee
Arrelious Benn WR Philadelphia Concussion
Jordan Zumwalt LB Pittsburgh Groin
Vincent Brown WR San Diego Calf
Kwame Geathers DT San Diego Knee
Will Tukuafu DT San Francisco Concussion
Brandon Thomas G San Francisco Knee
Kendall Hunter RB San Francisco Knee
Jesse Williams DT Seattle Knee
Anthony McCoy TE Seattle Achilles
Sam Bradford QB St. Louis Knee
Isaiah Pead RB St. Louis Knee
Colin McCarthy LB Tennessee Shoulder
James Gayle LB Tennessee Shoulder
Darryl Sharpton LB Washington Ankle


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