A.J. Brown has been out since injuring his knee late in Week 1, however all indicators level to him being again for Tennessee’s Week 5 sport in opposition to the Bills — assuming that sport truly does happen on Tuesday evening. Fantasy soccer house owners are going through an uncommon begin ’em, sit ’em dilemma, as Brown is a must-start if energetic but additionally an enormous threat to have in your lineup as soon as the Sunday afternoon video games kick off.
We’ll be right here offering updates under about Brown proper up till the energetic/inactive report is launched round 5:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday. For extra fantasy information, comply with us on Twitter @SN_Fantasy.
Is A.J. Brown enjoying Tuesday evening?
It was reported late final week that Brown (knee) would play in Week 5 in opposition to the Bills, and on condition that Tennessee has two additional days to arrange for the matchup, it is much more possible that would be the case. Brown acquired in a restricted follow on Friday, and regardless of being listed as “questionable,” he is absolutely anticipated to play on Tuesday evening in opposition to the Bills.
It will likely be Brown’s first sport motion since Week 1, and he returns in a great place. Buffalo’s prime nook, Tre’Davious White (again) will possible be out, and Tennessee’s Nos. 2 and three receivers, Corey Davis and Adam Humphries, will likely be sidelined after testing constructive for COVID. Brown ought to see a gradual food regimen of targets in opposition to a protection that is permitting the Tenth-most fantasy factors per sport to WRs.
Of course, the issue with ready for Brown is that Tuesday’s sport is seemingly yet another constructive COVID take a look at away from being postponed past Week 5. If that occurs, there aren’t any extra late pivots. It appears possible we’ll know by Monday evening whether or not this sport will likely be performed or not, however we won’t say that for certain. Brown is likely one of the few gamers from this sport price holding out for, however between his harm and the uncertainty across the sport generally, it isn’t loopy to play it secure and maintain him in your bench for yet another week.
If the sport is performed however Brown is a shock scratch, Kalif Raymond, Cole Beasley, and Gabriel Davis are actually about the one worthwhile last-minute pivots.