Gameday Updates

New England at Buffalo - Wind Advisory

December 6, 2021, 20:05 ET ([Link])

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Buffalo, New York:



* WHAT...Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 50 to 55 mph.

* WHERE...Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Northern Erie, Genesee, and
Wyoming counties.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM EST this evening.

Our Take: Winds this strong will be a real challenge for the passing and kicking games.

New England Inactives

December 6, 2021, 18:59 ET

QB Jarrett Stidham, TE Devin Asiasi, T Yasir Durant, DE Ronnie Perkins, LB Jahlani Tavai, CB Shaun Wade

Buffalo Inactives

December 6, 2021, 18:56 ET

FB Reggie Gilliam, WR Isaiah McKenzie, WR Marquez Stevenson, G Jamil Douglas, DE Efe Obada, DT Vernon Butler

Clyde Edwards-Helaire is ACTIVE

December 5, 2021, 19:06 ET

Edwards-Helaire, who was questionable with an illness, will play tonight

Kansas City Inactives

December 5, 2021, 19:05 ET

QB Shane Buechele, T Lucas Niang, G Kyle Long, CB Rashad Fenton

Denver Inactives

December 5, 2021, 18:53 ET

QB Brett Rypien, RB Melvin Gordon, NT Mike Purcell, CB Essang Bassey, S Jamar Johnson

San Francisco Inactives

December 5, 2021, 15:08 ET

WR Deebo Samuel, G Colton McKivitz, DT Maurice Hurst, Fred Warner, LB Dre Greenlaw, LB Marcell Harris

Seattle Inactives

December 5, 2021, 15:07 ET

QB Jacob Eason, RB Alex Collins, G Phil Haynes, G Damien Lewis, DT Robert Nkemdiche, S Nigel Warrior

Pittsburgh Inactives

December 5, 2021, 15:05 ET

QB Dwayne Haskins, RB Anthony McFarland, DT Isaiah Buggs, DT Carlos Davis, CB Joe Haden

LA Rams Inactives

December 5, 2021, 15:03 ET

QB Bryce Perkins, OL Alaric Jackson, OL Tremayne Anchrum, Jr., OLB Chris Garrett, CB David Long, S JuJu Hughes

Baltimore Inactives

December 5, 2021, 15:01 ET

RB Ty'Son Williams, WR Miles Boykin, TE Nick Boyle, OLB Jaylon Ferguson, CB Chris Westry

Jacksonville Inactives

December 5, 2021, 14:59 ET

TE Jacob Hollister, OL KC McDermott, DT Davon Hamilton, DE/OLB Jordan Smith, CB Shaquill Griffin

Washington Inactives

December 5, 2021, 14:55 ET

RB J.D. McKissic, WR Dax Milne, WR Antonio Gandy-Golden, TE Ricky Seals-Jones, G Wes Schweitzer, CB Corn Elder, S Landon Collins

LVR - RB Josh Jacobs ACTIVE

December 5, 2021, 14:52 ET

Jacobs will play for the Raiders today.

Las Vegas Inactives

December 5, 2021, 14:50 ET

TE Darren Waller, OL Jermaine Eluemunor, DE Carl Nassib, DT Kendal Vickers, LB Patrick Onwuasor, CB Amik Robertson

JAX - RB James Robinson ACTIVE

December 5, 2021, 14:44 ET

James Robinson will be lining up for the Jaguars today.

LA Rams - WR Odell Beckham and RB Darrell Henderson Both ACTIVE

December 5, 2021, 14:41 ET

Both Beckham and Henderson are active for the Rams today.

Minnesota Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:51 ET

QB Kellen Mond, RB Dalvin Cook, WR Ihmir Smith-Marsette, T Christian Darrisaw, LB Anthony Barr, LB Eric Kendricks, S Camryn Bynum

Cincinnati Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:50 ET

RB Chris Evans, WR Mike Thomas, T Riley Reiff, C Trey Hopkins, DE Khalid Kareem, DT Tyler Shelvin

LA Chargers Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:49 ET

QB Easton Stick, FB Gabe Nabers, G Senio Kelemete, CB Asanta Samuel, S Alohi Gilman

Miami Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:48 ET

RB Phillip Lindsay, TE Adam Shaheen, DT John Jenkins, LB Darius Hodge, S Brandon Jones, S Trill Williams

Arizona Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:47 ET

QB Trace McSorley, WR Andy Isabella, G Justin Pugh, CB Jace Whittaker

Detroit Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:46 ET

QB David Bough, RB D'Andre Swift, WR Trinity Benson, T Matt Nelson, NT John Penisini, LB Jalen Reeves-Maybin, CB Bobby Price

Official Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:45 ET

Field Yates reported,
"Officially active: Kyler Murray, Deandre Hopkins, Boston Scott, Brandin Cooks, Corey Davis.

"Officially inactive: Jalen Hurts, Allen Robinson, Justin Fields, Sterling Shepard, David Johnson, Kadarius Toney, Phillip Lindsay."

NY Giants Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:44 ET

QB Daniel Jones, WR Kadarius Toney, WR Sterling Shepard, G Wes Martin, OLB Oshane Ximines, CB Adoree Jackson

Atlanta Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:43 ET

RB Wayne Gallman, G Josh Andrews, DT John Cominsky, DT Mike Pennel, DT Jonathan Bullard, OLB James Vaughters

Houston Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:40 ET

QB Deshaun Watson, RB David Johnson, TE Jordan Akins, TE Jeff Driskel, OL Justin McCray, LB Zach Cunningham, DB Terrence Brooks

Tampa Bay Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:38 ET

QB Kyle Trask, WR Jaelon Darden, DL Steve McLendon, S Jordan Whitehead

NY Jets Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:37 ET

RB La'Mical Perine, TE Trevon Wesco, OL Isaiah Williams, DL Sheldon Rankins, DL Tim Ward, CB Rachad Wildgoose, S Jarrod Wilson

(Monday Night Football) New England at Buffalo - Weather Note

December 5, 2021, 11:36 ET

Mid-30s with sustained winds from 20-25 MPH

Chicago Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:35 ET

QB Justin Fields, RB Damien Williams, WR Allen Robinson, WR Marquise Goodwin, DL Akiem Hicks, DL Mario Edwards, DB Teez Tabor

Indianapolis Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:35 ET

RB Marlon Mack, WR Mike Strachan, T Julien Davenport, DE Ben Banogu

Philadelphia Inactives

December 5, 2021, 11:24 ET

QB Jalen Hurts, RB Jordan Howard, DT Marlon Tuipulotu, CB Tay Gowan, CB Mac McCain, DB Kary Vincent

Arizona at Chicago - Weather Note

December 5, 2021, 11:24 ET

Around 40 with showers likely and wind from 10-15 MPH

PHI - QB Jalen Hurts OUT

December 5, 2021, 11:10 ET

Adam Schefter reported, "Eagles’ QB Jalen Hurts officially inactive today.

Gardner Minshew starts."

PHI - Not Looking Good for QB Jalen Hurts

December 5, 2021, 11:00 ET

Eliot Shorr-Parks reported, "Inactive are due out in just under an hour. Still no sign of Jalen Hurts warming up/testing his injured ankle."

ARZ - QB Kyler Murray And WR DeAndre Hopkins Expected To Play

December 5, 2021, 09:57 ET

Stacey Dales just reported, "Cardinals Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury just officially told me that Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins are both playing today versus the #Bears."

HOU - RB David Johnson Not Expected To Play

December 5, 2021, 09:20 ET

Update:'s Ian Rapoport reported, "Texans RB David Johnson (illness, thigh) is not expected to play today vs. the #Colts, source said."

ARZ - More On WR DeAndre Hopkin Probably Limited If He Plays

December 5, 2021, 08:59 ET

NFL Beat Writers reported, "(Cardinals coach Kliff) Kingsbury spoke of ‘being smart’ with Hopkins. Because of the cold, the expected rain and the layoff, he will be probably limited to a snap count. Just having him as part of the offense will change how the Bears defend the Cardinals, so he will still have an impact.”

ARZ - QB Kyle Murray Expected To Play - WR DeAndre Hopkin Could Return

December 5, 2021, 08:57 ET's Ian Rapoport reported, "Optimism remains for the AZCardinals today. Source said that QB Kyler Murray (ankle) is expected to play vs. the #Bears, while WR DeAndre Hopkins (hamstring) could return, as well, if all goes well in warmups."

The good news is the Cardinals game kicks off at 1:00 PM in Chicago so we'll likely have official word around 11:30.

DEN - Broncos Getting Offensive Line Healthy

December 5, 2021, 08:54 ET's Ian Rapoport reported, "The Broncos are getting their O-line back, as OT Garrett Bolles (ankle) and OT Bobby Massie (ankle) are both expected to play today despite being listed as questionable, sources say."

LAR - WR Odell Beckham Jr Expected To Play

December 5, 2021, 08:52 ET's Ian Rapoport reported, "Rams WR Odell Beckham Jr., slowed this week with a hip injury, is expected to play today and he should be a bigger part of the offense, source said."

LV - RB Josh Jacobs And WR DeSean Jackson Expected To Play

December 5, 2021, 08:47 ET's Ian Rapoport reported, "Raiders RB Josh Jacobs (ankle) and WR DeSean Jackson (calf), both of whom are listed as questionable, are expected to play today barring a setback vs WFT, source said."

WAS - WR Curtis Samuel Expected To Play

December 5, 2021, 08:47 ET's Ian Rapoport reported, "Washington Football Team WR Curtis Samuel (groin) is still listed as questionable, but he is getting healthier and is expected to play today, source said."

KC - RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire Expected To Play

December 5, 2021, 08:46 ET

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported, "Chiefs’ running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, listed as questionable for Sunday night with an illness, is expected to play vs. the Broncos, per source."

LAR - RB Darrell Henderson Game Time Decision But Not Optimistic

December 5, 2021, 08:45 ET

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported, "Rams will test running back Darrell Henderson and his thigh before Sunday’s game to see if he can play vs. the Jaguars, but the team is not optimistic about him being able to play, per sources."

It's a 4:05 PM ET kickoff so we likely won't have official word until around 2:45 today.

JAC - RB James Robinson Will Try To Play

December 5, 2021, 08:41 ET

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported, "Jaguars running back James Robinson, listed as questionable for Sunday due to heel and knee injuries, plans to try to play vs. the Rams, per source. He has been hobbled for weeks now, but was feeling better Saturday."'s Ian Rapoport reported, "RB James Robinson (heel, knee) is a game-time decision today, source said, and while the assumption most of the week was that he wouldn’t play, Robinson is feeling better and at least has a realistic chance. The pre-game workout will be key."

Dallas Inactives

December 2, 2021, 19:00 ET

QB Will Grier, WR Cedrick Wilson, DE Azur Kamara

New Orleans Inactives

December 2, 2021, 18:58 ET

QB Ian Book, RB Alvin Kamara, RB Tony Jones, T Terron Armstead, T Ryan Ramczyk, DE Marcus Davenport, LB Kaden Elliss