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Game Day Notes & Updates, Injury situations to watch carefully, last minute sleepers, weather situations etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Legend: P-probable (≥75% + chance to play), Q-questionable (~50% chance to play), D-doubtful (≤25% chance to play), O-out (0% chance to play) IR-Injured Reserve, SSPD-Suspended

**Spread: (+) spread  (+6.5) means team is underdog to win, add 6.5 points to score and if team then wins they cover spread and win.  (-) (-6.5) means team is favored to win, subtract 6.5 points from score and if team still wins they cover spread and win.

 

BYE WEEKS: None                           Thursday Night Game: San Diego 27 at Denver 20

 

 

 

Early Games December 15, 2013

 

 

Washington (3-10-0) at Atlanta (3-10-0) 1:00 PM / *Weather: Dome

 

 

Injuries:

Washington: TE-Jordan Reed- concussion (Q), RB-Darrel Young- hamstring (P), S-Brandon Meriweather- chest (P)

Atlanta: WR-Julio Jones- knee (IR), TE-Tony Gonzalez- toe (Q), LB-Sean Weatherspoon- shoulder (Q), RB-Antone Smith- knee (O), WR-Roddy White- knee (Q), S-Thomas DeCoud- concussion (O)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Washington: (L):QB-Kirk Cousins, WR-Pierre Garcon, RB-Alfred Morris

Atlanta:  (L):QB-Matt Ryan, TE-Tony Gonzalez, (S):WR-Harry Douglas

 

 

Prediction: Washington wins 28-23

 

 

Spread: Atlanta -3

 

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Chicago (7-6-0) at Cleveland (4-9-0) 1:00 PM / Weather: 39°snow likely

 

 

Injuries:

Chicago: QB-Jay Cutler- ankle (P), LB-Lance Briggs- shoulder (O)

Cleveland: QB-Brian Hoyer- knee (IR), RB-Willis McGahee- concussion (O), LB-Paul Kruger- elbow (P), LB-Tank Carder- shoulder (P), QB-Brandon Weeden- concussion (P), TE-Jordan Cameron- ribs (P), T-Joe Thomas- back (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Chicago: (L):QB-Jay Cutler, WR-Alshon Jeffery, RB-Matt Forte

Cleveland: (L):WR-Josh Gordon, TE-Jordan Cameron

 

 

Prediction: Chicago wins 21-17

 

 

Spread: Cleveland -2.5

 

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Houston (2-11-0) at Indianpolis (8-5-0) 1:00 PM / Weather: Dome

 

 

Injuries:

Houston: RB-Arian Foster- back (IR), RB-Ben Tate- ribs (P), G-Wade Smith- knee (P), LB-Darryl Sharpton- wrist (P), QB-Case Keenum- left shoulder (P), QB-TJ Yates- back (P), TE-Garrett Graham- hamstring (Q), WR-DeAndre Hopkins- ankle (Q), CB-Jonathan Joseph- groin (P), RB-Greg Jones- knee (P)

Indianapolis: TE: Dwayne Allen- knee (IR), RB-Vick Ballard- knee (IR), RB-Ahmad Bradshaw- neck (IR), LB-Robert Mathis- non-injury related (P), WR-LaVon Brazill- foot (Q)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Houston: (L):WR-Andre Johnson, TE-Garrett Graham

Indianapolis: (L):QB-Andrew Luck, WR-TY Hilton, (S)-WR-Da’Rick Rodgers

 

 

Prediction:  Indianapolis wins 38-10

 

 

Spread: Indianapolis -6

 

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Buffalo (4-9-0) at Jacksonville (4-9-0) 1:00 PM / Weather: 75°showers

 

 

Injuries:

Buffalo: K-Dustin Hopkins- right groin (IR), DT-Kyle Williams- ankle (P), DE-Alex Carrington- quadriceps (IR), LB-Kiko Alonso- knee (Q)

Jacksonville: WR-Cecil Shorts- groin (Q), RB-Maurice Jones-Drew- hamstring (D), RB-Jordan Todman- shoulder (P), K-Josh Scobee- left hip (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Buffalo: (L):RB-Fred Jackson, RB-CJ Spiller, (S):QB-EJ Manuel, WR-Stevie Johnson

Jacksonville: (L):QB-Chad Henne, WR-Ace Sanders, WR-Mike Brown, (S):WR-Cecil Shorts, RB/WR-Denard Robinson

 

 

Prediction: Buffalo wins 28-17

 

 

Spread: Buffalo -4.5

 

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New England (10-3-0) at Miami (7-6-0) 1:00 PM / Weather: 82°chance of showers

 

 

Injuries:

New England: WR-Mathew Slater- wrist (P), WR-Danny Amendola- groin (P), TE-Rob Gronkowski- knee (IR), RB-Shane Vareen- wrist (P), LB-Jerod Mayo- pectoral muscle (IR), DT-Vince Wilfork- achilles (IR), CB-Aqib Talib- hip (P), QB-Tom Brady- right shoulder (P), LB-Brandon Spikes- knee (Q), TE-Michael Hoomanawanui- knee (Q), CB-Kyle Arrington- groin (Q), WR-Aaron Dobson- foot (Q), WR-Kenbrell Thompkins- hip (Q)

Miami: S-Chris Clemons- knee (P), T-Jonathan Martin- illness (O), G-Richie Incognito- misconduct (SSPD), RB-Lamar Miller- concussion (P), DT-Paul Soliai- ankle (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

New England: (L):QB-Tom Brady, WR-Danny Amendola

Miami: (L):WR-Brian Hartline, WR-Mike Wallace, TE-Charles Clay, RB-Lamar Miller

 

 

Prediction: Miami wins 27-24

 

 

Spread: New England -3.5

 

 

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Philadelphia (8-5-0) at Minnesota (3-9-1) 1:00 PM / Weather: Dome

 

 

Injuries:

Philadelphia: none of note

Minnesota: RB-Adrian Peterson- groin (Q), LB-Chad Greenway- wrist (P), RB-Toby Gerhart- hamstring (Q), TE-John Carlson- concussion (O)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Philadelphia: (L): QB-Nick Foles, WR-Riley Cooper, WR-DeSean Jackson, RB-LeSean McCoy

Minnesota: (L): RB-Adrian Peterson, WR-Cordarrelle Patterson

 

 

Prediction: Philadelphia wins 21-13

 

 

Spread: Philadelphia -2.5

 

 

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Seattle (11-2-0) at NY Giants (5-8-0) 1:00 PM / Weather: 50° chance of rain

 

 

Injuries:

Seattle: RB-Marshawn Lynch- shoulder (P), CB-Brandon Browner- groin (O), WR-Percy Harvin- hip (O), WR-Doug Baldwin- neck (P), TE-Zach Miller- ribs (P), DE-Chris Clemons- non-injury related (P), CB-Richard Sherman- feet (P)

NY Giants: CB-Corey Webster- ankle (O), G-Chris Snee- hip (IR), CB-Terrell Thomas- knee (P), DE-Jason Pierre-Paul- shoulder (O)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Seattle: (L):RB-Marshawn Lynch, QB-Russell Wilson

NY Giants: (L):WR-Victor Cruz, QB-Eli Manning

 

 

Prediction: Seattle wins 34-9

 

 

Spread: Seattle -4.5

 

 

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San Francisco (9-4-0) at Tampa Bay (4-9-0) 1:00 PM / Weather: 80° showers likely

 

 

Injuries:

San Francisco: DT-Ray McDonald- ankle (P), DT-Justin Smith- shoulder (P), RB-Frank Gore- ankle (P), WR-Mario Manningham- knee (Q), LB-Aldon Smith- shoulder (P), WR-Jon Baldwin- shoulder (P), WR-Michael Crabtree- ankle (P)

Tampa Bay: RB-Doug Martin- shoulder (IR), RB-Mike James- ankle (IR), WR-Vincent Jackson- hamstring (P), DE-Da’Quan Bowers- knee (P), LB-Lavonte David- back (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

San Francisco: (L):RB-Frank Gore, (S):WR-Michael Crabtree

Tampa Bay: (L):WR-Vincent Jackson, RB-Bobby Rainey

 

 

Prediction: San Francisco wins 36-18

 

 

Spread: San Francisco -3.5

 

 

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Afternoon Games

 

 

NY Jets (9-3-0) at Carolina (3-9-0) 4:05 PM / Weather: 67° mostly sunny

 

 

Injuries:

NY Jets: TE-Kellen Winslow- knee (P), WR-Santonio Holmes- foot (P), CB-Antonio Cromartie- hip (Q), WR-Greg Salas- finger (P), WR-Jeremy Kerley- elbow (P), WR-Stephen Hill- knee (O), DE-Muhammad Wilkerson- wrist (P), DT-Kenrick Ellis- back (P), S-Ed Reed- non-injury related (P), WR-David Nelson- ribs (P)

Carolina: TE-Greg Olsen- foot (P), RB-Jonathan Stewart- knee (O), T-Jordan Gross- non-injury related (P), DT-Dwan Edwards- non-injury related (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

NY Jets: (L):RB-Chris Ivory, (DL):QB-Geno Smith

Carolina: (L):QB-Cam Newton

 

 

Prediction: Carolina wins 31-14

 

 

Spread: Carolina -10

 

 

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Kansas City (10-3-0) at Oakland (4-9-0) 4:05 PM / Weather: 57°sunny

 

 

Injuries:

Kansas City: LB-Justin Houstin- elbow (O), WR-Dexter McCluster- ankle (Q), TE-Anthony Fasano- concussion (O)

Oakland: S-Tyvon Branch- ankle (D), RB-Darren McFadden- ankle (O), WR-Denarius Moore- shoulder (Q), RB-Rashad Jennings- concussion (P), T-Khalif Barnes- knee (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Kansas City: (L):RB-Jamaal Charles, WR-Dwayne Bowe

Oakland: (L):RB-Rashad Jennings

 

 

Prediction: Kansas City wins 27-14

 

 

Spread: Kansas City -3

 

 

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Green Bay (6-6-1) at Dallas (7-6-0) 4:25 PM / Weather: 37° sunny

 

 

Injuries:

Green Bay: WR-Randall Cobb- fractured fibula (IR-to return), QB-Aaron Rodgers- collarbone (O), LB-Nick Perry- foot (P), RB-Eddie Lacy- ankle (P),

Dallas: CB-Morris Claiborne- hamstring, LB-Sean Lee- neck (O), WR-Dwayne Harris- hamstring (O) 

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Green Bay: (L):RB-Eddie Lacy, WR-Jordy Nelson, WR-James Jones

Dallas: (L):TE-Jason Witten, RB-DeMarco Murray, WR-Dez Bryant

 

 

Prediction: Dallas wins 17-14

 

 

Spread: Dallas -8

 

 

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New Orleans (10-3-0) at St. Louis (5-8-0) 4:25 PM / Weather: Dome

 

 

Injuries:

New Orleans: DT-Brodrick Bunkley- back (Q)

St. Louis: QB-Sam Bradford- knee (IR), RB-Daryl Richardson- thigh (Q), CB-Janoris Jenkins- back (Q), WR-Tavon Austin- ankle (Q)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

New Orleans: (L):QB-Drew Brees, RB-Darren Sproles, TE-Jimmy Graham, WR-Marques Colston, WR-Kenny Stills

St. Louis: (L):QB-Kellen Clemens, WR-Tavon Austin

 

 

Prediction: New Orleans wins 41-17

 

 

Spread: New Orleans -4.5

 

 

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Arizona (8-5-0) at Tennessee (5-8-0) 4:25 PM / Weather: 56°decreasing clouds

 

 

Injuries:

Arizona: WR-Michael Floyd- ankle (Q), QB-Carson Palmer- right elbow (Q), RB-Andre Ellington- knee (P), TE-Rob Housler- groin (D)

Tennessee: TE-Delanie Walker- concussion (P), RB-Leon Washington- ankle (P), G-Andy Levitre- hip (P), LB-Akeem Ayers- groin (Q)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Arizona: (L):RB-Andre Ellington, WR-Larry Fitzgerald

Tennessee: (L):RB-Chris Johnson, WR-Kendall Wright

 

 

Prediction: Arizona wins 17-14

 

 

Spread: Arizona -1

 

 

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Sunday Night Game

 

 

Cincinnati (9-4-0) at Pittsburgh (5-8-0) 8:30 PM / Weather: 30°cloudy

 

 

Injuries:

Cincinnati: LB-Vontaze Burfict- illness (P), CB-Terence Newman- knee (O), WR-Marvin Jones- shoulder (P), LB-James Harrison- illness (P), RB-BenJarvus Green-Ellis- illness (P)

Pittsburgh: DE-Brett Keisel- foot (O), G-David DeCastro- foot (P), S-Troy Polamalu- shoulder (P), WR-Emmanuel Sanders- foot (P), WR-Jerricho Cotchery- shoulder (P), T-Marcus Gilbert- ankle (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Cincinnati: (L):QB-Andy Dalton, RB-BenJarvus Green-Ellis, WR-AJ Green

Pittsburgh: (L):RB-Le’Veon Bell, WR-Antonio Brown, WR-Jerricho Cotchery

 

 

Prediction: Pittsburgh wins 21-17

 

 

Spread: Cincinnati -1.5

 

 

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Monday Night Game

 

 

Baltimore (7-6-0) at Detroit (7-6-0) 8:40 PM / Weather: Dome

 

 

Injuries:

Baltimore: S-Brynden Trawick- ankle (Q), CB-Lardarius Webb- abdomen (P), LB-Elvis Dumervil- ankle (Q)

Detroit: WR-Calvin Johnson- knee (P), S-Louis Delmas- knee (P), DE-Israel Idonije- knee (P), RB-Reggie Bush- calf (Q), S-John Wendling- illness (P)

 

 

(S) Sleeper/(L) Like/ (DL) Dislike:

Baltimore: (L):RB-Ray Rice, WR-Torrey Smith, (S):WR-Marlon Brown

Detroit: (L):QB-Matthew Stafford, WR-Calvin Johnson, RB-Joique Bell

 

 

Prediction: Detroit wins 27-14

 

 

Spread: Detroit -6

 

 

*-Weather forecasts borrowed from www.nflweather.com

**-Spreads borrowed from  http://www.oddsshark.com/nfl/odds