2:23 PM EST, Fri December 06, 2013
Fantasy Sports News Updates
Eddie Royal (chest/toe) missed practice again Friday.
FFToday 1 hour ago
Matt Flynn will start Aaron Rodgers declared OUT for the Packers. (Tyler Dunne) FF Today's Take: Matt Flynn will get the start against the Falcons and even against a suspect secondary, Flynn will be nothing more than a QB2. Rodgers return this season is still in question given the Packers have a very slim chance to make the playoffs.
FFToolbox.com 1 hour ago
FOX Sports Jay Glazer tweeted this Friday morning: "Texans assistants have been informed by Coach (Gary) Kubiak that he has been fired. Coach told them he loves them but has been let go." Kubiak has been Houston's head coach since 2006 and, prior to today, had been presiding over a team that had lost 11 consecutive games. The Texans' 2-11 record is the worst in the NFL. Defensive coordinator Wade Phillips will serve as interim head coach. FANTASY ANALYSIS: A very tough year for Kubiak on and off the field ends in the way most thought it would, however maybe not during the season. It's hard...
The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired Brandon Mashinter from the New York Rangers in exchange for Kyle Beach.
Russell Westbrook (illness) missed Friday morning's shootaround and is a game-time decision for Friday's game against the Pelicans.
Jordan Reed (concussion) is listed as questionable for Week 14 against the Chiefs.
The Chicago Blackhawks have shipped Kyle Beach to the New York Rangers in exchange for Brandon Mashinter.
Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports that any package the Mariners put together for David Price would have to include Taijuan Walker.
Andre Ellington (knee) participated in Cardinals practice again Friday.
Michael Floyd (shoulder/ankle) participated in practice again Friday.
Victor Hedman is expected to be out for a minimum of a week after sustaining a lower-body injury on Thursday.
Eric Brewer (lower body) is projected to return Saturday.
Radko Gudas (upper body) should be back in the Lightning's lineup on Saturday.
Browns DE Desmond Bryant (reserve/NFI list) underwent a cardiac ablation for an irregular heartbeat on Friday.
Rotoworld 2 hours ago
ESPN Deportes' Enrique Rojas reports that the Mariners are interested in Bartolo Colon.