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NFL Injury Report: Alvin Kamara, David Johnson, George Kittle, Hunter Henry for Week 6

NFL Injury Report: David Johnson

NFL Injury Report: David Johnson

As the weeks go on, more and more fantasy-relevant players find their way onto the injury report. Fantasy owners often get a little nervous when their starting players are questionable and have limited practices throughout the week.

With four teams on bye, fantasy owners have a smaller pool to choose from. Running backs who have been ruled out include Todd Gurley, Jaylen Samuels, and Darren Sproles, while Justin Jackson is doubtful. Cam Newton and Mason Rudolph are quarterbacks who have been ruled out. Tight ends Chris Herndon, Jordan Reed (went on injured reserve this week), Vernon Davis, and Josh Oliver are out as well.

Don't forget about the key injured wide receivers and the early (9:30 a.m. ET) game in London this week. As always, check the inactive report before game time

Positional Rankings: QB I RB I WR I TE I DST I K I Flex

Teams on bye: Buffalo, Chicago, Indianapolis, Oakland

Note: All times are ET and all games are on Sunday, Oct. 13 unless otherwise noted.

Alvin Kamara (ankle), RB, New Orleans Saints at Jacksonville Jaguars, 1 p.m.

Kamara picked up an ankle injury in practice on Thursday and did not take part in Friday's session. He was given a questionable tag, but it does seem that the Saints may limit his touches in Week 6. Kamara's backup is Latavius Murray, who hasn't had much of a fantasy presence this season. Kamara should still be started as an RB1, assuming he's active, but Murray steps up to an RB3 this week with the opportunity to pick up additional touches.

David Johnson (back), RB, Arizona Cardinals vs. Atlanta Falcons, 4:05 p.m.

After Johnson said his back locked up in Week 5, he missed practice on Wednesday and Thursday. Fantasy owners frantically picked up Chase Edmonds with the hope that if Johnson was out, Edmonds would take over. Now it seems that Johnson will be active for Week 6. Those that grabbed Edmonds now have to decide how much of a role they think he'll have. Johnson will likely play, but chances are the workload will be split between him and Edmonds, which is not a good thing to deal with in fantasy.

Rashaad Penny (hamstring), RB, Seattle Seahawks at Cleveland Browns, 1 p.m.

Penny was a late addition to Thursday's injury report. It seems that Penny may be a game-time decision for Week 6. Fantasy owners should monitor the inactive report, but thankfully this is an early game. Chris Carson will be the No. 1 back, and Penny's fantasy owners should keep him on the bench if at all possible. Even if he's active, he will take a backseat to Carson.