It is already been a troublesome week for QBs with Drew Brees touchdown on the IR, and with Teddy Bridgewater, Matthew Stafford, and Drew Lock all “questionable” (and Sam Darnold “uncertain”), we might see an entire lot of backups main offenses in Week 11. Thankfully for fantasy soccer house owners, issues doubtless will not get too out of hand, however understanding the most recent damage updates on these quarterbacks can be key for making begin ’em, sit ’em selections at WR, TE, and perhaps even RB.
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Is Teddy Bridgewater enjoying this week?
UPDATE: ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported late Saturday night time that Bridgewater needs to start out Sunday and can check his knee in pre-game warmups earlier than the Panthers make a last resolution on his standing.
Bridgewater (knee) managed to get in restricted practices all week, and regardless of some conflicting experiences about his outlook for Sunday’s recreation in opposition to the Lions, the latest information from ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler is that there’s “optimism” about Bridgewater’s possibilities of suiting up.
It is unclear how a lot Bridgewater’s mobility or velocity can be affected by the knee damage, so even in a good matchup, he is not a beneficial play. You may really feel higher about receivers Robby Anderson and D.J. Moore, although, as Bridgewater’s accuracy ought to assist each submit respectable stats. If Bridgewater does not play, backup P.J. Walker would get the beginning. The cellular Walker confirmed properly within the XFL this 12 months, and whereas he additionally would not be a beneficial play, he can run round sufficient to maintain the Panthers’ offense transferring and provides Anderson and Moore some possibilities for giant performs.
Is Matthew Stafford enjoying this week?
UPDATE: NFL Community’s Ian Rapoport reported Sunday morning that Stafford could have “no limitations” in Week 11.
Stafford (thumb) bought in a pair of restricted practices to finish the week and is predicted to start out on Sunday in opposition to the Panthers.
The Panthers cross protection has been struggling recently, however Stafford has been up and down many of the 12 months. He’ll be with out Kenny Golladay (hip), Danny Amendola (hip), and high receiving again D’Andre Swift (concussion), and whereas he nonetheless has some big-play receivers in Marvin Jones and Marvin Corridor, it is powerful to rely on him as something greater than a mid-range QB2 this week.
Is Drew Lock enjoying this week?
Lock (ribs) is totally anticipated to start out in opposition to the Dolphins after getting in restricted practices on Thursday and Friday.
Finally, fantasy house owners aren’t going to go close to Lock in opposition to Miami’s robust cross protection, however his presence is sweet information for pass-catchers Jerry Jeudy, Tim Patrick, KJ Hamler, and Noah Fant. Lock will not be shy about taking possibilities, and whereas that always results in turnovers, it could possibly additionally result in large performs for his receivers.