X
Lost password?

Don't have an account?
Join the Best Live Fantasy Chat Community!

X

Receive free daily analysis

NFL
NBA
NHL
NASCAR
CFB
MLB
MMA
PGA
ESPORTS
BETTING

Already have an account? Log In

X

Forgot Password


LINEUP RESOURCES

Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Weekly Rankings
Compare Any Players
Starts and Sit
Daily Fantasy
Who To Pickup
Fantasy Updates
24x7 News and Alerts

Fantasy Football Injury Report for NFL WRs: Preseason Updates on Drake London, Jameson Williams, N'Keal Harry, Jakeem Grant

Drake London fantasy football rankings rookies draft sleepers NFL draft

Below you will find our latest fantasy football injuries report for wide receivers throughout the second week of August.

As the NFL preseason continues, the injury statuses remain murky for various NFL receivers, including Drake London, Jameson Williams, N'Keal Harry, and Jakeem Grant. With peak fantasy football draft season soon approaching, these are some key wide receiver injuries to keep tabs on.

Don't forget to bookmark our NFL News Desk for all the latest updates throughout the preseason.

Featured Promo: Get a $25 deposit bonus AND a full-season NFL Premium Pass on the house by signing up for No House Advantage, exclusive home of peer-to-peer pick'em contests and up to 20X rewards vs. the house. Sign Up Now!

 

Drake London Injury Update

Atlanta Falcons first-round pick Drake London hauled in his lone target for an impressive gain during Friday's preseason opener against the Detroit Lions, then immediately exited the game with a knee injury.

The Falcons ruled him out quickly, prompting some concern about the severity of his injury, but fans were able to breathe a sigh of relief when he was walking around the sideline.

After the game, head coach Arthur Smith confirmed that London suffered a knee injury. He didn't have full details on the ailment since the team was still conducting tests, but a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that "it is not a serious injury." Presumably, the team will approach the next few days with caution, making sure not to push London too hard so that he can be ready for Week 1.

London and tight end Kyle Pitts are expected to be the alphas in Atlanta's offense this coming season after star receiver Calvin Ridley was suspended for all 17 games. London, a USC product, currently sports an ADP of 91.

Given his role and athleticism, he should be viewed as a mid-range WR3 option with tremendous upside in his rookie campaign.

 

Jameson Williams Injury Update

Detroit Lions rookie wide receiver Jameson Williams (ACL) has officially been ruled out for Week 1, and the team has yet to put a timetable on his return. General manager Brad Holmes told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler that the team is "going to be very smart with him" and that "he's in a good place right now."

The Lions traded up to No. 12 to select Williams, a star out of Alabama, in this year's draft. He tore his ACL in the college playoffs, but Detroit still believes that he can return to his dominant form and be a star in their offense.

Upon his return, he'll presumably complement Amon-Ra St. Brown, forming a young and mighty one-two punch. In the meantime, DJ Chark will slot in at No. 2 while Quintez Cephus, Josh Reynolds, and Kalif Raymond compete for additional reps.

With no clear timetable, there is some concern that Williams could be out until at least November. The situation is certainly murky, and as a result, he has a low ADP of 158. Williams has WR3 upside once he returns, but until then, he'll have to be stashed on your bench or IR.

 

N'Keal Harry Injury Update

Chicago Bears wide receiver N'Keal Harry suffered a high-ankle sprain and recently underwent tightrope surgery. NFL.com's Mike Garafolo reports that Harry will be sidelined for eight weeks, delaying his return until roughly Week 5 against the Minnesota Vikings.

The Bears traded for Harry after the first-round pick produced three drastically underwhelming seasons in New England. Chicago was able to acquire him for a relatively cheap price, slotting him into a receiving corps that desperately needed more bodies.

Prior to his injury, Harry was expected to compete with ex-Chief Byron Pringle and rookie Velus Jones Jr. for the No. 2 role behind Darnell Mooney. Instead, it'll be an alignment of Mooney-Pringle-Jones atop the Bears' depth chart, at least until Harry returns.

Harry's injury dropped his ADP to 288, which equates to WR163. If you're playing in a super deep league, Harry could be worth drafting in hopes that he can climb back to No. 2 in the Chicago offense. However, he's not someone you should be rushing to stash.

 

Jakeem Grant Injury Update

Cleveland Browns wide receiver and star returner Jakeem Grant tore his Achilles on Tuesday and is expected to miss the entire 2022 season. This is brutal news for Cleveland and Grant, who has worked hard to become one of the best special teamers in the NFL.

Grant has been named a two-time All-Pro and one-time Pro Bowler thanks to his brilliant returning skills. Through four games with Miami and 11 games with Chicago last season, he returned 26 punts for 309 yards and a touchdown. He also turned 23 kick returns into an additional 539 yards.

Although Grant's allure is on special teams, he also offers depth at wide receiver. Just last year, he filled a gadget role for a young Chicago offense desperately in need of a spark, catching nine passes for 139 yards and two touchdowns. He also picked up 33 yards on five touches out of the backfield.

With Grant sidelined, Demetric Felton Jr. will handle return duties for the Browns. The injury also indicates that Anthony Schwartz and David Bell will see meaningful snaps at wide receiver.



Download Our Free News & Alerts Mobile App

Like what you see? Download our updated fantasy football app for iPhone and Android with 24x7 player news, injury alerts, rankings, starts/sits & more. All free!




Win Big With RotoBaller

Be sure to also check out all of our other daily fantasy football articles and analysis to help you set those winning lineups, including this new RotoBaller YouTube video:

More Fantasy Football Injury News




LINEUP RESOURCES

Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Weekly Rankings
Compare Any Players
Starts and Sit
Daily Fantasy
Who To Pickup
Fantasy Updates
24x7 News and Alerts

ROTOBALLER PLAYER NEWS

Darick Hall6 mins ago

Recalled On Friday
Christian McCaffrey1 hour ago

Spotted At Friday's Practice
Jameis Winston1 hour ago

Doubtful For Week 4 Against Vikings
Michael Thomas1 hour ago

Ruled Out For Week 4 Against Vikings
Tua Tagovailoa2 hours ago

Initial Scans Return Negative For Tua Tagovailoa, Set For MRI
Shohei Ohtani10 hours ago

Flirts With No-Hitter
Carlos Rodón10 hours ago

Carlos Rodon Records 14th Win
Cal Quantrill11 hours ago

Allows One Run In No-Decision
Avisaíl García11 hours ago

Avisail Garcia Slugs Grand Slam Thursday
Eric Lauer11 hours ago

Strikes Out Nine
Francisco Alvarez11 hours ago

Mets Calling Up Francisco Alvarez
Dameon Pierce13 hours ago

Logs Full Practice Thursday
Tua Tagovailoa13 hours ago

Ruled Out Thursday With Head, Neck Injuries
Kyle Schwarber13 hours ago

Reaches Base Twice On Thursday
Jeffrey Springs14 hours ago

Shuts Out Guardians Through Six Innings
Trayce Thompson15 hours ago

Scratched From Lineup Thursday
Jaylen Waddle16 hours ago

Will Play In Week 4
Avisaíl García16 hours ago

Avisail Garcia, Joey Wendle Back From IL, Garrett Cooper To IL
Tua Tagovailoa16 hours ago

Active For Week 4
Sixto Sánchez16 hours ago

Sixto Sanchez To Have Another Shoulder Surgery
Connor Joe17 hours ago

Brendan Rodgers Activated, Connor Joe Goes On Injured List
17 hours ago

Sean Couturier Avoids Surgery, Considered Week-To-Week
17 hours ago

Scott Perunovich Remains Under Evaluation
Corey Seager17 hours ago

Not Starting Against Mariners
17 hours ago

Nico Hischier Set To Be Re-Evaluated In 10 Days
Justin Turner17 hours ago

Riding Pine Again Thursday
Vinnie Pasquantino17 hours ago

Records Two Hits Thursday
Jesse Winker17 hours ago

Returns To Thursday's Lineup
17 hours ago

Rasmus Sandin Ends Contract Standoff With Maple Leafs
Javier Báez17 hours ago

Javier Baez Keeps Up Hot September In Thursday's Game
17 hours ago

Trevor Zegras Exits Preseason Game With Injury
Alex Verdugo18 hours ago

Doubles During Thursday's Win
18 hours ago

Jordie Benn, Carl Dahlstrom Join Toronto's Growing Injury List
Christian McCaffrey18 hours ago

Optimism That Christian McCaffrey Plays In Week 4
Willi Castro18 hours ago

Done For The Season
Zach Plesac19 hours ago

Pushed Back To Saturday
Dalvin Cook21 hours ago

Practices In Full Thursday
Christian McCaffrey21 hours ago

Not Practicing On Thursday
Mac Jones22 hours ago

Not Counting Himself Out For Week 4
Jaylen Waddle1 day ago

Good To Go For Thursday Night Football
Tua Tagovailoa1 day ago

Expected To Play Thursday Night Against Bengals
Keenan Allen2 days ago

Justin Herbert, Keenan Allen Limited On Wednesday
Los Angeles Chargers2 days ago

Chargers Place Joey Bosa On Injured Reserve
Cedrick Wilson Jr.2 days ago

Jaylen Waddle, Cedrick Wilson Jr. Questionable
Tua Tagovailoa2 days ago

Questionable For Thursday Night
Jonathan Taylor2 days ago

Misses Practice But Expected To Play
Christian McCaffrey2 days ago

Misses Practice With A Thigh Injury
Amon-Ra St. Brown2 days ago

Won't Practice Wednesday
3 days ago

Calvin Petersen Considered Day-To-Day
3 days ago

Jeff Carter Listed As Day-To-Day
3 days ago

Ilya Mikheyev Week-To-Week With A Lower-Body Injury
3 days ago

Spencer Knight Gets Three-Year Extension From Florida
3 days ago

John Tavares Out For At Least Three Weeks
3 days ago

Brock Boeser Out For Three To Four Weeks
Jamal Murray4 days ago

Feels Back To Normal
Kawhi Leonard4 days ago

To Participate In Training Camp
Ivica Zubac4 days ago

Should Be Ready For Training Camp
Zion Williamson4 days ago

Feels Great Heading Into Training Camp
Ben Simmons4 days ago

Cleared For Practice
Marquese Chriss4 days ago

Not Ready For Training Camp
P.J. Tucker4 days ago

Fully Active For Training Camp
Zach LaVine4 days ago

Should Have No Restrictions
Dean Wade5 days ago

Agrees To Three-Year Contract Extension
Markelle Fultz5 days ago

Fractures Toe
Keldon Johnson5 days ago

Expects To Be Ready For Regular Season
Chase Briscoe5 days ago

Begins Texas Near The Rear
Christopher Bell5 days ago

To The Middle Again For Texas
Alex Bowman5 days ago

Under The Radar A Bit Sunday
Ryan Blaney5 days ago

Back On Bubble As Texas Looms
Ross Chastain5 days ago

Has To Feel Fortunate For Texas
Austin Cindric5 days ago

On The Bubble To Start Segment Two
Daniel Suarez5 days ago

Familiar With Texas Success
Kyle Larson5 days ago

Starts Ninth From Texas On Sunday
Denny Hamlin5 days ago

Loves Intermediate Tracks Like Texas
Austin Dillon5 days ago

Another Chevy Qualifying Strong
Chase Elliott5 days ago

In Solid Spot At Texas
Michael McDowell5 days ago

Not A Surprise At Texas
Tyler Reddick5 days ago

Pushes Hard To Start Fourth Sunday
William Byron5 days ago

Starts Third For Texas Race
Joey Logano5 days ago

Nearly Takes Pole At Texas
Brad Keselowski5 days ago

Snares Pole At Texas
CJ McCollum6 days ago

C.J. McCollum Signs Extension With Pelicans
Indiana Pacers6 days ago

Langston Galloway Joins Pacers
Indiana Pacers6 days ago

Norvel Pelle, Justin Anderson Get Training Camp Deals
Golden State Warriors6 days ago

Andre Iguodala Returns To Warriors
Nick Richards7 days ago

Has Impressed Hornets
Jalen Johnson7 days ago

To Get More Minutes
Bogdan Bogdanovic7 days ago

Won't Be Fully Ready For Training Camp
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander7 days ago

Could Miss Season Opener
Luguentz Dort7 days ago

Should Be Ready For Training Camp
1 week ago

Patrick Kane Keen To Remain In Chicago
1 week ago

Nicklas Backstrom Believes He Can Play This Season
1 week ago

Nolan Patrick To Miss The Entire 2022-23 Season
1 week ago

Jake Muzzin Misses Start Of Training Camp
1 week ago

Nick Suzuki Out Of Action For A Couple Of Weeks
1 week ago

Gabriel Landeskog Will Miss The Start Of The Season
Kawhi Leonard1 week ago

Will Be Eased Into Action To Begin 2022-23
1 week ago

Andrew Copp Misses Training Camp
1 week ago

Timothy Liljegren Out For At Least Six Weeks
1 week ago

Jason Robertson Misses Start Of Training Camp
Andre Fili2 weeks ago

Takes Split Decision In A Very Close Contest
MMA2 weeks ago

Song Yadong Falls Short In Main Event Due To Massive Cut
Cory Sandhagen2 weeks ago

Scores Impressive TKO Win
Chidi Njokuani2 weeks ago

Suffers TKO Loss Saturday
Gregory Rodrigues2 weeks ago

Earns TKO Victory On Saturday
Bill Algeo2 weeks ago

Suffers Close Split-Decision Loss
Alen Amedovski2 weeks ago

Drops Fourth Straight Fight
Joe Pyfer2 weeks ago

Impresses In UFC Debut With KO/TKO Win
Tanner Boser2 weeks ago

Drops A Split Decision Saturday
Rodrigo Nascimento2 weeks ago

Ferreira Secures Close Victory
Marc-Andre Barriault2 weeks ago

Takes Submission Loss
Anthony Hernandez2 weeks ago

Earns Another Submission Finish
Chase Elliott2 weeks ago

Has Subpar Qualifying Effort Friday
Kyle Busch2 weeks ago

On The Outside Looking In At Bristol
Tyler Reddick2 weeks ago

Under Heavy Stress At Bristol
William Byron2 weeks ago

On Cruise Control For Bristol
Joey Logano2 weeks ago

Begins 15th At Bristol Motor Speedway
MMA2 weeks ago

Cory Sandhagen In Need Of A Rebound Win
MMA2 weeks ago

Song Yadong Looking For Fourth Straight Win
MMA2 weeks ago

Gregory Rodrigues Set For Saturday's Co-Main Event
MMA2 weeks ago

Chidi Njokuani Looking To Continue Middleweight Run
Bill Algeo2 weeks ago

Looking For Third Straight Victory
Andre Fili2 weeks ago

In Need Of A Win Saturday In Vegas
MMA2 weeks ago

Joe Pyfer Enters As DraftKings' Biggest Favorite Saturday
Alen Amedovski2 weeks ago

Looking To Climb Out Of Recent Hole
Rodrigo Nascimento2 weeks ago

Ferreira Looking For First Win In Two Years

RANKINGS

QB
RB
WR
TE
K
DEF
RANKINGS
C
1B
2B
3B
SS
OF
SP
RP

MORE RECENT ARTICLES

 
Alexis Diaz fantasy baseball closers rankings draft sleepers waiver wire pickups

MLB Closers and Saves: Fantasy Baseball Depth Charts

Saves are an important component for many fantasy baseball leagues. Closers are one of the most volatile positions in fantasy baseball, and one of the highest turnover positions in MLB. Each year, closers drop like flies and many MLB teams make in-season changes due to injuries or poor performance. In addition to closers and saves, relief... Read More


Craig Kimbrel - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Draft Sleepers, Closers and Saves

Closers and Saves Waiver Wire Report for Fantasy Baseball - Week 25

Well, here we are folks. For most fantasy leagues, this is it. This is the last week that counts, the wrap up week in roto leagues and the championship matchup in head-to-head leagues. This is everything you've been working for all season and I am so proud of you. Oh, me? Yeah, I had either... Read More


Corbin Burnes - fantasy baseball rankings draft sleepers mlb injury news

Starts & Sits for MLB Week 25 - All Starting Pitcher Matchups for Fantasy Baseball

We made it to the end. Week 25 is the final 10 days of the season. I am pleased to bring you this chart one more time, and I appreciate all the readership and the feedback (good and bad). I have given a score to 4,860 probable starters this year (with some help from automation).... Read More


Free MLB Betting Picks - Today's Best Bets, Expert Predictions, Odds (9/30/22)

Happy Friday, RotoBallers, we're back for another weekend of MLB betting picks! Make sure you're following my Twitter, as I can't guarantee that I'll always be able to get the added plays written here in the article, but I will typically add whatever else I'm playing throughout the day. The entire RotoBaller team has been... Read More


bo bichette fantasy baseball rankings draft sleepers shortstops MLB injury news dfs picks

DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball Picks (9/30/22): Today's Top MLB DFS Lineups

The MLB regular season is winding down but there are still a few wild card spots up for grabs with the Brewers and Phillies battling it out for the last spot remaining in the NL. We have a slate with a ton of aces on the mound tonight, and it will likely be the last... Read More


MLB injuries fantasy baseball injury news updates stock

Daily MLB Injury Roundup for September 30th, 2022

RotoBaller has assembled a list of daily MLB injury updates to help you prepare both your seasonal and daily fantasy baseball (DFS) lineups, every day of the MLB season. Below is our updated list of injured MLB players for September 30th, 2022. Only players on teams that are scheduled to play today will appear below... Read More


Shohei Ohtani - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Draft Sleepers, MLB Injury News

Free MLB Betting Picks - Today's Best Bets, Expert Predictions, Odds (9/29/22)

Happy Thursday, RotoBallers, we're back for another day of MLB betting picks! Make sure you're following my Twitter, as I can't guarantee that I'll always be able to get the added plays written here in the article, but I will typically add whatever else I'm playing throughout the day. The entire RotoBaller team has been... Read More


rafael devers fantasy baseball rankings draft sleepers MLB injury news DFS lineup picks

DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball Picks (9/29/22): MLB DFS Lineups

Happy Thursday RotoBallers! This is John Brubaker dropping some of my favorite plays for today's slate. After a bit of a bigger slate last week relative to the weeks before, we're back to a smaller slate this afternoon, with a four-game slate on DraftKings and FanDuel.  We don't have any slate differences though, which is... Read More


Fantasy Baseball Trade Targets - Buy/Sell For Week 25

Making the right trades can be crucial to championship success in fantasy baseball, almost as much as the draft, if not more. While most trades can have a significant impact on your fantasy team, it’s the deals where you acquire undervalued players and then see their production improve that can really tip the scales in... Read More


Jose Berrios - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Draft Sleepers, MLB Injury News

MLB Pitcher Advanced Metrics Studs and Duds - Season Recap

Welcome back to fantasy baseball and RotoBaller’s Statcast Pitcher Studs and Duds article series! Each week, I have selected one advanced metric, chosen two pitchers with strong values and two with poor values, and analyzed what those values may mean for future performance. Sadly, we have come to the end of another fantasy baseball season... Read More


MLB injuries fantasy baseball injury news updates stock

Daily MLB Injury Roundup for September 29th, 2022

RotoBaller has assembled a list of daily MLB injury updates to help you prepare both your seasonal and daily fantasy baseball (DFS) lineups, every day of the MLB season. Below is our updated list of injured MLB players for September 29th, 2022. Only players on teams that are scheduled to play today will appear below... Read More


Aaron Judge - Fantasy Baseball Rankings, Draft Sleepers, MLB Injury News

Projecting the Top 101 ADP for the 2023 Fantasy Baseball Season

Although the end of the 2022 season is nearly upon us, it's never too early to begin off-season prep for the 2023 season. This article provides an early look at the redraft field in 2023, projecting the top 101 by ADP. We'll have you covered all offseason long as soon as the final pitch of... Read More


justin verlander fantasy baseball rankings pitchers draft sleepers MLB injury news

Free MLB Betting Picks - Today's Best Bets, Expert Predictions, Odds (9/28/22)

Happy Wednesday, RotoBallers, we're back for another day of MLB betting picks! Make sure you're following my Twitter, as I can't guarantee that I'll always be able to get the added plays written here in the article, but I will typically add whatever else I'm playing throughout the day. The entire RotoBaller team has been... Read More