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Adrian Peterson Injury Update-Fantasy Football

Adrian Peterson won't be running around this Sunday against the Lions. (Photo by Scott Threlkeld/The Times-Picayune)

The injury news from the rest of the week is on our injury update page, but here’s the latest info we’ve learned today as we get ready for kickoff:

Adrian Peterson-Vikings-RB-Is inactive and will not play against the Lions. Toby Gerhart is in line for another heavy workload.

Kevin Smith-Lions-RB: will not play Sunday.

Jeremy Maclin-Eagles-WR: is active and expected to start and play against the Dolphins.

Wes Welker-Patriots-WR: Active and starting against Washington.

Josh Freeman-Bucs-QB: Active and expected to start.

Nate Washington-Titans-WR: Active despite not practicing this week. He’s a long-shot WR3, but he will play.

Andre Johnson-Texans-WR: Out as expected and inactive.

Joe McKnight-Jets-RB:Inactive for the Jets.

Christian Ponder-Vikings-QB: Reportedly looked bad moving around on his injured hip in warmups but is active and starting against the Lions.

Dallas Clark-Colts-TE: Active and starting

Topics: Adrian Peterson, Injury Update, Jeremy Maclin, Kevin Smith, Nfl Week 14, Start/sit, Vikings, Wes Welker

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