Phillip Lindsay Fantasy Football News 2021

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (hip) has been placed on IR. He had already been ruled out for tomorrow's game vs. the Chargers and will now also miss the finale against the Raiders. RB Melvin Gordon should dominate backfield touches in those game.

The Broncos have ruled RB Phillip Lindsay out for Sunday's game against the Chargers. He's dealing with hip and knee injuries. That leaves Melvin Gordon as the clear lead back in an upside matchup. Gordon looks like a solid-to-strong option for Week 16 fantasy lineups. RB Royce Freeman (hip) is also questionable for the game.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (knee) is active for tonight’s game against the Chiefs. He put in a full practice on Friday, so the knee shouldn’t be a major issue. Lindsay should remain in a committee alongside Melvin Gordon.

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport confirms that Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (knee) is expected to play against the Chiefs tonight. Lindsay got in a full practice on Friday and should remain in a committee alongside RB Melvin Gordon.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (knee) is listed as questionable for Sunday night’s game against the Chiefs. He put in a full practice on Friday, though, so we’re expecting him to play. Over the past 4 weeks, Lindsay has 37 carries and 4 targets compared to Melvin Gordon’s 44 carries and 3 targets.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (knee) will return to a limited practice on Thursday, HC Vic Fangio said. That gives Lindsay a shot to play against the Chiefs on Sunday night. We'll see what he does in tomorrow's practice and how Denver lists him on the final injury report.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay missed Wednesday's practice with the knee injury that knocked him out of last weekend's loss to the Saints. He's looking iffy for Sunday night's game vs. the Chiefs. Lindsay's absence would make RB Melvin Gordon a much stronger fantasy play. Gordon has averaged 16.7 carries and 4 targets in 3 games without Lindsay this season.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay was knocked out of Sunday's game against the Saints with a knee injury. He was playing a big role in Denver's JV-level offense before exiting, carrying 9 times for 20 yards. We'll look for an update on the severity of the knee injury.

Broncos QBs Drew Lock, Brett Rypien, Blake Bortles and Jeff Driskel are all ineligible to play against the Saints on Sunday due to COVID contract tracing concerns to Driskel, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo. We'll see whether this game gets played tomorrow -- and what the hell Denver does on offense if it does. Insider Mike Klis throws out Kendall Hinton as an option at QB. He's on Denver's practice squad as a WR but was a 3-year starting QB at Wake Forest. This is a mess and you should try to avoid all Broncos in Week 12 fantasy lineups.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (foot) is active for today’s game against the Falcons. We’re expecting him to split carries with RB Melvin Gordon, although Gordon figures to get most of the pass-catching and goal-line work.

The Broncos expect RB Phillip Lindsay (foot) to play Sunday against the Falcons, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Lindsay started the week not practicing but progressed to a limited Thursday and then a full Friday before turning up questionable. He has split the rushing load with Melvin Gordon when healthy.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (foot) is listed as questionable for this weekend's game against the Falcons. He's expected to play, though, after getting in a full practice on Friday. Lindsay has basically split carries down the middle with RB Melvin Gordon when they've both been healthy this season. But Gordon remains the primary pass-catching and goal-line back, making him the superior fantasy play.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay missed Wednesday's practice and is on the injury report with a foot. NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that Lindsay "jammed some toes" in last week's win over the Chargers but that there's "optimism" he'll be able to play vs. Atlanta this weekend. It's worth noting that Lindsay missed 3 games with turf toe earlier this year, although it's unclear if this latest issue is related. We'll get another update on his status tomorrow.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (concussion) is active for today’s game against the Chargers. He’s actually out-carried RB Melvin Gordon when they’ve both been healthy this season. Gordon figures to get most of the goal-line and pass-catching work, so he’s still the preferred fantasy play among the 2.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (concussion) is expected to be cleared and play against the Chargers today, per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. That's bad news for RB Melvin Gordon. In their only 2 halves of football together this year, Lindsay has out-carried Gordon 7 to 6 and 9 to 7. Assuming Lindsay is active, downgrade Gordon to low-end RB2 status. Lindsay will be in the RB3 mix.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (concussion) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Chargers. He put in limited practices on Thursday and Friday, so he's made some progress through the protocol but still has work to do. Chargers-Broncos doesn't kick off until 4:05 pm ET on Sunday, but we should get an update on Lindsay that morning. His status is key for RB Melvin Gordon considering Lindsay has out-carried Gordon in their only 2 halves of football together this season.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (concussion) returned to a limited practice on Thursday. That gives him a shot to get cleared in time for Sunday's game against the Chargers. We'll get another update on Lindsay tomorrow.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay (concussion) didn't practice on Wednesday. He still has multiple stages of the protocol to pass through if he's to play against the Chargers this weekend. We'll get another update on his progress tomorrow.

Broncos RB Phillip Lindsay sustained a concussion in the 1st half of Sunday's game against the Chiefs and is done for the day. We'll track his progress through the protocol this coming week. Lindsay's absence leaves Denver's backfield to Melvin Gordon and Royce Freeman.

The Broncos-Patriots game has been moved to Week 6, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. New England was originally scheduled for a Week 6 bye. Denver was slated to play Miami in Week 6, but that game will now be rescheduled. Pull all Broncos and Patriots players from your Week 5 fantasy lineups.

 
 
 

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