Fantasy Soccer Damage Updates: Newest information on Lamar Jackson, Carson Wentz affecting Week 3 lineup selections

Final week was a tricky one for quarterbacks, and the results will probably be felt this Sunday with Tua Tagovailoa (ribs) and Andy Dalton (knee) on their groups respective sidelines. One other QB who was knocked out of final week’s recreation would possibly be part of them, as Carson Wentz is a game-time choice for the Colts, however with all due respect to Wentz, fantasy soccer house owners are far more frightened about one other “questionable” QB, Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson. Loads of begin ’em, sit ’em selections cling within the stability as fantasy house owners wait to search out out if these QBs will probably be lively or inactive, so we’ll be right here with the most recent updates all morning.

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Is Lamar Jackson enjoying Week 3?

UPDATE: NFL Community’s Ian Rapoport reported Sunday morning that Jackson is predicted to play in opposition to the Lions.

UPDATE 2: Jackson is formally ACTIVE.

Jackson (sickness) gave fantasy house owners a scare on Thursday when he missed apply and preliminary stories instructed it was as a result of he harm his hip the week earlier than. Seems he simply had a abdomen bug, and he returned to full apply on Friday. Jackson continues to be “questionable” for Sunday’s recreation in Detroit, however he is in nearly no hazard of truly lacking the sport barring a last-minute setback.

Jackson is our No. 2 QB this week and will as soon as once more have one other monster recreation.

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Is Carson Wentz enjoying Week 3?

UPDATE: ESPN’s Chris Mortenson reported Sunday morning that Wentz is predicted to start out in opposition to the Titans. The Athletic additionally reported that Wentz will begin.

UPDATE 2: Wentz is formally ACTIVE. 

Wentz (ankles) regarded like he was headed towards being out this week, however he managed to get in a restricted apply on Friday and, based on NFL Community’s Ian Rapoport, is now anticipated to start out in opposition to Tennessee.

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Wentz’s availability continues to be very a lot up within the air, and his standing was additional clouded on Saturday when Indianapolis promoted Brett Hundley from the apply squad. It appears probably Wentz will give it a go, but when he has a setback in pregame warmups, then both Jacob Eason or Hundley will begin. It was reported earlier this week that Hundley was taking the vast majority of the first-team reps in apply, but when Wentz is out, you’ll be able to’t take an opportunity with both of those QBs in single-QB season-long leagues.

If Wentz begins, he has loads of upside in opposition to Tennessee’s Twenty eighth-ranked go protection, however he is just too unreliable to belief in single-QB leagues. Nevertheless, his presence would assist the values of Michael Pittman Jr. and Zach Pascal, each of whom could be in play as WR3s.

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