NFL Injury Report Week 1: Team-by-Team Updates, Inactive List and More

Donald Wood@@Donald_WoodFeatured ColumnistSeptember 5, 2013

Dec 30, 2012; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Miami Dolphins during the second half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports
Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

Nothing can derail the hopes of NFL teams and their fans more than a roster full of injuries before the regular season even starts. Each year, some teams inevitably suffer more bumps and bruises than others. The same is true in 2013.

With the regular season finally here, the excitement surrounding yet another year of football is palpable. But before you tune in to all the action, it's important get up to speed with all the latest injuries around the league. 

If you're looking for all the Week 1 news you need for your fantasy team or your favorite NFL squad, you've come to the right place. Keep it here for all the latest updates as they break.  


Champ Bailey, CB, Denver Broncos

Status: Out

Despite practicing on Tuesday, the feeling around the Denver Broncos organization was that veteran cornerback Champ Bailey would not be able to play Thursday night with a foot injury, according to ESPN Broncos blogger Jeff Legwold on NFL Insiders. ESPN's Stephania Bell later confirmed that Bailey is out.


Robert Griffin III, QB, Washington Redskins

Status: Will Play

After not playing a snap all preseason, Robert Griffin III is officially active, according to Redskins beat reporter Grant PaulsenJohn Keim of previously reported that the quarterback will start Griffin in Week 1 against the Philadelphia Eagles without any restrictions on the game plan.


Victor Cruz, WR, New York Giants

Status: Will Play

New York Giants star wide receiver Victor Cruz returned to practice Monday (heel), and quarterback Eli Manning expects him to not only play in Week 1, but also play at a high level, per Dave Hutchinson of the Newark Star-Ledger.


Rob Gronkowski, TE, New England Patriots

Status: Out

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (forearm/back) practiced for the second day in a row, but was still listed as doubtful in Week 1. The team officially listed him as out for Sunday's game.


Brandon Marshall, WR, Chicago Bears

Status: Will Play

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall returned to practice Monday and looks to be ready to go in Week 1 without any setbacks in his surgically repaired hip, per Michael C. Wright of He will officially play, per the team's inactive list.


Full Inactive List

Inactive lists will be updated as they become available.


Houston at San Diego

Texans: S Ed Reed, G Cody White, QB Case Keenum, OT Andrew Gardner, LB Darryl Sharpton, OT David Quessenberry, LB Sam Montgomery

Chargers: LB Manti Te'o, S Brandon Taylor, QB Brad Sorensen, WR Seyi Ajirotutu, G Johnnie Troutman, LB Tourek Williams, DT Drake Nevis


Philadelphia at Washington

Eagles: QB Matt Barkley, TE Emil Igwenagu, OT Dennis Kelly, OT Matt Tobin, DE Vinny Curry, CB Shaun Prater

Redskins: QB Pat White, QB Rex Grossman, RB Evan Royster, S Brandon Meriweather, DB Jose Gumbs, G Josh LeRibeus, DT Chris Neild


New York at Dallas

Giants: C David Baas, TE Adrien Robinson, QB Ryan Nassib, T David Diehl, DT Jonathan Hankins, DE Damontre Moore, DE Adewale Ojomo

Cowboys: RB Lance Dunbar, SS Danny McCray, T Darrion Weems, WR Cole Beasley, DE Caesar Rayford, DE Anthony Spencer, G Brian Waters

Arizona at St. Louis

Cardinals: CB Jamell Fleming, RB Ryan Williams, LB Alex Okafor, DT Alameda Ta'amu, T Bobby Massie, G Earl Watford, TE Rob Housler.

Rams: LB Darian Stewart, DB Quinton Pointer, TE Cory Harkey, RB Jonathan Stewart, C Barrett Jones, G Brandon Washington, DE Gerald Rivers.


Green Bay at San Francisco

Packers: CB Casey Hayward, S Morgan Burnett, LB Nate Palmer, LB Sam Barrington, G Lane Taylor, TE Brandon Bostick, DE Josh Boyd.

San Francisco: QB B.J. Daniels, WR Chris Harper, RB LaMichael James, FB Will Tukuafu, LB Nate Stupar, G Joe Looney, WR Jon Baldwin.


New England at Buffalo

Patriots: TE Rob Gronkowski, RB Leon Washington, S Duron Harmon, S Nate Ebner, RB Brandon Bolden, OT Will Svitek, WR Aaron Dobson.

Bills: S Jairus Byrd, CB Stephon Gilmore, K Dustin Hopkins, OL Doug Legursky, DL Jay Ross, DL Corbin Bryant, TE Chris Gragg.


Cincinnati at Chicago

Bengals: WR Dane Sanzenbacher, CB Brandon Ghee, RB Rex Burkhead, OG Mike Pollak, OT Andrew Whitworth, WR Ryan Whalen, DE Margus Hunt.

Bears: WR Marquess Wilson, CB CJ Wilson, RB Michael Ford, OL James Brown, TE Dante Rosario, DE David Bass & DT Zach Minter.


Miami at Cleveland

Dolphins: QB Pat Devlin, CB Will Davis, CB Jamar Taylor, RB Mike Gillislee, LB Josh Kaddu, OL Danny Watkins, OL Dallas Thomas.

Browns: DE Barkevious Mingo, QB Brain Hoyer, OL Martin Wallace, DL Ahtyba Rubin, LB Paul Hazel, TE MarQueis Gray, OL Shawn Lauvao.


Atlanta at New Orleans

Falcons: CB Asante Samuel, RB Josh Vaughan, S Kemal Ishmael, T Jeremy Trueblood, G Harland Gunn, DT Travian Robertson, DE Stansly Maponga.

Saints: WR Andy Tanner, WR Robert Meachem, RB Khiry Robinson, S Isa Abdul-Quddus, T Terron Armstead, LB Martez Wilson, DE Glenn Foster.


Tampa Bay at NY Jets

Buccaneers: TE Tom Crabtree, DE William Gholston, DT Chris Jones, G Carl Nicks, CB Rashaan Melvin, QB Dan Orlovsky, FB Erik Lorig.

Jets: QB Mark Sanchez, LB Danny Lansanah, G Will Campbell, T Ben Ijalana, T Oday Aboushi, DL Quinton Coples, LB Scott Solomon


Tennessee at Pittsburgh

Titans: WR Michael Preston, C Brian Schwenke, DE Lavar Edwards, WR Kendall Hunter, DE Keyunta Dawson, LB Zaviar Gooden, T Byron Stingily.

Steelers: TE Heath Miller, QB Landry Jones, RB Le'Veon Bell, C Cody Wallace, CB Antwon Blake, NT Loni Fanguapo, LB Vince Williams.


Minnesota at Detroit

Vikings: QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson, S Mistral Raymond, LB Gerald Hodges, LB Michael Mauti, G Jeff Baca, DE George Johnson, DT Kevin Williams.

Lions: WR Ryan Broyles, QB Kellen Moore, RB Mikel Leshoure, CB Jonte Green, G Leroy Harris, T LaAdrian Waddle, DE Devin Taylor


Oakland at Indianapolis

Raiders: TE David Ausberry, WR Juron Criner, G Antoine McClain, QB Matthew McGloin, DE Ryan Robinson, DE Brian Sanford, OT Menelik Watson.

Colts: LB Pat Angerer, LB Kavell Conner, TE Jack Doyle, C Khaled Holmes, DB Delano Howell, DT Montori Hughes, WR David Reed.


Seattle at Carolina

Seahawks: DE Chris Clemons, DT Jordan Hill, OL Michael Bowie, CB Brandon Browner, DE Cliff Abril, LB John Lotulelei, OT Alvin Bailey.

Panthers: RB Kenyon Barner, LCB James Dockery, C Brian Folkerts, OG Amini Silatolu, SS Mike Mitchell, WR Domenik Hixon, DE Wes Horton.


Kansas City at Jacksonville

Chiefs: QB Tyler Bray, WR Chad Hall, S Bradley McDougald, LB Nico Johnson, G Jon Asamoah, LB/DE Josh Martin, DL Allen Bailey.

Jaguars: QB Ricky Stanzi, S Winston Guy, OL Jacques McClendon, OL Cameron Bradfield, TE Marcedes Lewis, DT Abry Jones, DE Chris McCoy.



Thursday Night Football

Baltimore at Denver

RavensWR Aaron Mellette, WR Deonte Thompson, DL Arthur Jones, DT Brandon Williams, LB John Simon, OT Jah Reid, C Ryan Jensen.

BroncosCB Champ Bailey, CB Quentin Jammer, QB Zac Dysert, G John Moffitt, G Chris Kuper, TE Joel Dreessen, RB C.J. Anderson.



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