Quarterbacks Kevin Kolb (ARI)--As expected Kevin Kolb was unable to practice this week after suffering a rib injury in last week’s game and will be out six to eight weeks. John Skelton will take over the duties under center for the time being, but expect Kolb to reclaim the role once fully healthy. Brandon Weeden (CLE)--The Browns reported on Thursday that Brandon Weeden was a full participant in practice on Thursday and was not limited by his limp ankle. He twisted his ankle in last week’s win over the Bengals and is considered probable for this week’s matchup with the Colts. Aaron Rodgers (GB)--As expected, Aaron Rodgers was a full participant in practice on Thursday and is considered probable for Sunday’s game against the Rams. He was bothered by a calf injury earlier in the week, but the injury is not serious. Christian Ponder (MIN)--Christian Ponder was a full participant in practice on Thursday and will play this weekend against the Cardinals despite dealing with a minor knee injury. The injury does not appear to be serious, but expect his name to appear on injury reports if it continues to linger. Running Backs Trent Richardson (CLE)--After suffering a rib injury in last week’s win over the Bengals Trent Richardson was limited in practice on Thursday. At this point it appears he will be able to play this weekend, but be sure to monitor his status after practice on Friday to get a better read on the situation. DeMarco Murray (DAL)--The Cowboys have already ruled out DeMarco Murray for Week 7 against the Panthers after suffering a foot injury in Week 6. Expect Felix Jones and Philip Tanner to carry the workload in his absence. Alex Green (GB)--Despite being limited in practice this week with a shoulder injury, the Packers expect to have Green in the backfield on Sunday. He is considered probable at this point, but owners will get a better read on the situation once the official injury report is released. Ben Tate (HOU)--The Texans expect to have Ben Tate in the backfield on Sunday when they take on the Ravens after he was able to be a limited participant in practice on Thursday. Tate is still dealing with the same toe injury that caused him to miss time earlier in the season, but it appears to be getting better. Donald Brown (IND)--The Colts will be without Donald Brown for at least one more week after undergoing knee surgery. He has already been ruled out for Week 7 against the Browns but will try to return for next week’s game. Adrian Peterson (MIN)--Despite the fact that Adrian Peterson did not practice on Thursday, he is expected to play in Week 7 against the Cardinals. He has been dealing with an ankle injury for most of the season, but has been able to play through it, so expect the same this weekend. Brandon Bolden (NE)--The Patriots may be without Brandon Bolden for this weekend’s showdown against the Jets after he was unable to practice on Thursday. He is suffering from a knee injury that caused him to miss time last week and has made him listed as questionable for Sunday’s game. Ahmad Bradshaw (NYG)--Ahmad Bradshaw was limited in practice on Thursday as he deals with a foot injury, but is likely to play this weekend against the Redskins. He has been known for toughing it out through injuries so I would be shocked if he didn’t play this week, but be sure to check his status following Friday’s practice.   Andre Brown (NYG)--As expected, Andre Brown was a full participant in practice on Thursday after passing his concussion tests and is considered probable for Week 7 against the Redskins. If Ahmad Bradshaw ends up out for this game Brown is expected to take the majority of the carries, but owners shouldn’t expect that to happen. Rashard Mendenhall (PIT)--The Steelers may be without Rashard Mendenhall this weekend after he was unable to practice for the second straight day on Thursday. He is dealing with an Achilles’ injury that forced him out of last week’s game and it will likely make him a game-time decision this week. Isaac Redman (PIT)--Isaac Redman was unable to practice on Thursday for the second straight day as he deals with an ankle injury. He will likely be considered questionable for this weekend’s showdown with the Bengals, but in Rashard Mendenhall is out and he plays, he will get the bulk of the carries. Wide Receivers Greg Jennings (GB)--The Packers will likely be without Greg Jennings once again this week after he was unable to practice for the second straight day on Thursday. Jennings is still suffering from a groin injury that has lingered all season and looks to still be causing major issues for the standout receiver. Jerome Simpson (MIN)--The Vikings expect to have Jerome Simpson back in the lineup on Sunday after being limited with a back injury earlier in the week. He was a full participant in practice on Thursday and will be probable for Sunday’s matchup with the Cardinals. Wes Welker (NE)--Wes Welker was limited in practice on Thursday as he deals with a minor ankle injury, but is expected to play on Sunday against the Jets. He has been known for toughing it out through injuries, so don’t get too worried about this one. Lance Moore (NO)--Lance Moore was a full participant in practice on Thursday and is expected to make him return to the lineup in Week 7. He missed the team’s last game with a hamstring injury, but it looks like the bye-week was all he needed to get back on the field. Hakeem Nicks (NYG)--The Giants should have Hakeem Nicks in the lineup for the second straight game on Sunday as he continues to recover from both foot and knee injuries. He was limited in practice on Thursday, but it was only as a precaution. Denarius Moore (OAK)--Denarius Moore was a full participant in practice on Thursday as he deals with a shoulder injury and will likely be listed as probable when the team releases its official injury report. The Raiders have a great matchup this weekend against the Jaguars so expect a big day from Moore. Vincent Jackson (TB)--The Buccaneers are hoping that Vincent Jackson will be ready to go this weekend when they take on the Saints, but he has been limited with a calf injury as of late. He will likely be listed as questionable when the team releases its injury report, but I expect to see him in the field for this one. Pierre Garcon (WAS)--Pierre Garcon was unable to practice on Thursday as he continues to deal with a foot injury. As best he will be considered questionable for this weekend’s game against the Giants, but it is hard for me to believe he is going to play. Tight Ends Jermichael Finely (GB)--The Packers expect Jermichael Finley to be on the field when they take on the Rams this weekend, but he has been limited in practice this week with a shoulder injury. He toughed it out last week but was only on the field for about one-third of the team’s snaps so his role may be limited again on Sunday. Aaron Hernandez (NE)--Despite the fact that Aaron Hernandez did not practice on Thursday, the Patriots expect him to be on the field for Sunday’s showdown against the Jets. Hernandez is still recovering from a bad ankle injury he sustained in Week 2, but he was able to play on it last week so expect the same on Sunday. Rob Gronkowski (NE)--Rob Gronkowski was a limited participant in practice on Thursday while he continues to deal with a hip injury, but is expected to play against the Jets. Unless he has a setback on Friday, expect Gronkowski to be listed as probable for Week 7. Jimmy Graham (NO)--The Saints may be without Jimmy Graham for this weekend’s game against the Buccaneers after he was just a limited participant in practice as he deals with an ankle injury. Expect him to be considered questionable once the team releases its official injury report, so be sure to monitor his status following Friday’s practice. Dustin Keller (NYJ)--For the second straight day Dustin Keller was a full participant in practice as he deals with a hamstring injury and is considered probable for this weekend’s game against the Patriots. Unless he has a setback he should be on the field for the second straight game on Sunday. Fred Davis (WAS)--Fred Davis was a full participant in practice on Thursday despite dealing with a knee injury and is expected to play this weekend. The injury does not appear to be serious, but be sure to check on his status following Friday’s practice. To make setting your Fantasy Football line up easy, be sure to utilize RotoInfo.com’s new NFL Line Up Grids. Matthew Beck is a Fantasy Sports Columnist for Rotoinfo.com. If you have any questions or comments feel free to e-mail him at matthewbeck@rotoinfo.com.  Also follow him on Twitter @MatthewRBeck for up-to-date Q&A and fantasy information. 



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