With the heart of the schedule in full bloom, injuries to key players and opportunities for their backups to shine in their absence have sculpted the NFL landscape once again. New storylines emerge each week as a result, and this week is no different, as a full slate of entertaining matchups is made even more intriguing by the injury issues across the league.
Many of the top NFL superstars coming into Week 10 are banged up, and fantasy football owners must start formulating backup plans for the potential inactives and key players on bye weeks.
We have all the news you need for your fantasy team or your favorite NFL squad, so keep it here for all the latest updates as they break.
Victor Cruz, WR, New York Giants
New York Giants star wide receiver Victor Cruz suffered a setback with his neck injury earlier this week, per Jordan Raanan of NJ.com, but he practiced Thursday and Friday and has been officially listed as active for his team’s matchup with the Oakland Raiders in Week 10.
Arian Foster, RB, Houston Texans
After leaving Week 9's game with a back injury in the first quarter and missing practice all week, per Tania Ganguli of ESPN, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has been listed as out for Sunday's game. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Foster willl need season-ending surgery.
Terrelle Pryor, QB, Oakland Raiders
After a knee injury forced him to leave the Oakland Raiders' Week 9 blowout loss early, quarterback Terrelle Pryor practiced all week and will play on Sunday against the New York Giants, per the team's official inactive list.
Doug Martin, RB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ended the suspense around the torn labrum of star running back Doug Martin and placed him on the season-ending injured reserve list, according to Chris Wesseling of NFL.com.
Roddy White, WR, Atlanta Falcons
After practicing all week and telling D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution about his plans to play in Week 10, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White will be active for Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks.
Full Inactives List
Inactive lists will be updated as they become available via NFL.com.
Miami at Tampa Bay
Dolphins: QB Pat Devlin, RB Mike Gillislee, CB Dmitri Patterson, LB Koa Misi, OL David Arkin, OG Dallas Thomas, OT Jonathan Martin
Buccaneers: CB Deveron Carr, CB Danny Gorrer, S Bradley McDougald, G Patrick Omameh, G Carl Nicks, WR Chris Owusu, DE Steven Means
Dallas at New Orleans
Cowboys: WR Miles Austin, CB Morris Claiborne, S J.J. Wilcox, LB DeVonte Holloman, T Darrion Weems, TE Andre Smith, DT Jason Hatcher.
Saints: QB Ryan Griffin, S Malcolm Jenkins, RB Khiry Robinson, DB Rod Sweeting, S Roman Harper, OT Terron Armstead, DT Tyrunn Walker
Carolina at San Francisco
Panthers: WR Tavarres King, WR Marvin McNutt, CB Josh Norman, CB James Dockery, G Chris Scott, TE Brandon Williams, DE Wes Horton.
49ers: QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson, WR Quinton Patton, WR Kassim Osgood, CB Eric Wright, DT Quinton Dial, G Joe Looney, DT Tank Carradine.
Houston at Arizona
Texans: RB Arian Foster, RB Ray Graham, QB TJ Yates, ILB Mike Mohamed, OT Andrew Gardner, G Cody White, DE Tim Jamison.
Cardinals: WR Brittan Golden, QB Ryan Lindley, RB Ryan Williams, LB Dontay Moch, G Earl Watford, TE Kory Sperry, DE Ronald Talley.
Denver at San Diego
Broncos: QB Zac Dysert, RB Ronnie Hillman, CB Champ Bailey, S Duke Ihenacho, G Chris Kuper, C J.D. Walton, DT Sylvester Williams.
Chargers: LB Jarrett Johnson QB Brad Sorensen, WR LaVelle Hawkins, SS Brandon Taylor, OT Mike Remmers, OT Nick Becton, G Steve Schilling.
Seattle at Atlanta
Seahawks: SS Jeron Johnson, FB Derrick Coleman, C Max Unger, T Breno Giacomini, DE Red Bryant, DE Benson Mayowa, DT Jordan Hill.
Falcons: RB Josh Vaughn, S Kemal Ishmael, LB Thomas Howard, G Harland Gunn, OT Sam Baker, WR Brian Robiskie, DE Cliff Matthews.
Detroit at Chicago
Lions: WR Nate Burleson, QB Kellen Moore, RB Mikel Leshoure, CB Bill Bentley, G Leroy Harris, OT Corey Hilliard, DE Ziggy Ansah.
Bears: QB Jordan Palmer, LB Lance Briggs, OG/OT James Brown, OT Jonathan Scott, DT Jeremiah Ratliff, DE Shea McClellin.
Philadelphia at Green Bay
Eagles: QB Michael Vick, CB Bradley Fletcher, LB Jake Knott, T Matt Tobin, T Dennis Kelly, WR B.J. Cunningham, RB Matt Tucker.
Packers: QB Aaron Rodgers, WR Chris Harper, CB James Nixon, LB Andy Mulumba, OT Derek Sherrod, DE Josh Boyd, DE C.J. Wilson.
Jacksonville at Tennessee
Jaguars: QB Ricky Stanzi, WR Kerry Taylor, CB Jamell Fleming, LB Nate Stupar, G Will Rackley, WR Stephen Williams and DT Abry Jones.
Titans: QB Rusty Smith, CB Tommie Smith, LB Moise Fokou, LB Zac Diles, OL Pat McQuistan, RT David Stewart, DE Lavar Edwards.
St. Louis at Indianapolis
Rams: QB Brady Quinn, RB Daryl Richardson, G Harvey Dahl, C Barrett Jones, T Mike Person, TE Lance Kendricks, DE Gerald Rivers.
Colts: S Delano Howell, CB Josh Gordy, CB Greg Toler, TE Weslye Saunders, LB Cam Johnson, C. Khaled Holmes, NT Josh Chapman.
Oakland at New York Giants
Raiders: RB Darren McFadden, CB DJ Hayden, SS Tyvon Branch, LB Kaluka Maiava, T Matt McCants, T Tony Pashos, WR Juron Criner.
Giants: RB Brandon Jacobs, TE Adrien Robinson, CB Jayron Hosley, DT Markus Kuhn, QB Ryan Nassib, CB Corey Webster, C Dallas Reynolds.
Buffalo at Pittsburgh
Bills: QB Jeff Tuel, WR Robert Woods, CB Justin Rogers, RB Ronnie Wingo, DB Brandon Smith, LB Ty Powell, G Antoine McClain.
Steelers: QB Landry Jones, WR Derek Moye, CB DeMarcus Van Dyke, TE Richard Gordon, LB Kion Wilson, LB Chris Carter, DT Hebron Fangupo.
Cincinnati at Baltimore
Bengals: LB Ray Maualuga, DT Devon Still, LB Michael Boley, TE Jermaine Gresham, T Tanner Hawkinson, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, C Trevor Robinson.
Ravens: CB Asa Jackson, S Omar Brown, RB Bernard Scott, WR Brandon Stokley, LB John Simon, DL Brandon Williams, C Ryan Jensen.
Thursday Night Football
Washington at Minnesota
Redskins: QB Rex Grossman, RB Chris Thompson, OLB Brandon Jenkins, S Jose Gumbs, OG Josh LeRibeus, TE Fred Davis, DT Chris Neild.
Vikings: CB Chris Cook, S Jamarca Sanford, RB Matt Asiata, T Phil Loadholt, OT Charlie Johnson, TE Kyle Rudolph, DT Fred Evans.