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Memphis: RB Doroland Dorceus is out for the season with a knee injury.



Clemson: The Tigers are expected to continue their running-back-by-committee approach. Wayne Gallman, Adam Choice, D.J. Howard and C.J. Davidson are all expected to share the RB workload.


Clemson: WR Charone Peake is questionable to play vs. NC State with a knee injury.


Florida State: RB Mario Pender is probable to play Saturday vs. Wake Forest.


Miami (FL): RB Duke Johnson is expected to be a full go vs. Georgia Tech. He suffered what appears to have been a minor ankle injury last week.


Miami (FL): WR Rashawn Scott is out indefinitely with a shoulder injury.


Pittsburgh: Kicker Chris Blewitt is considered probable to play vs. Virginia despite a foot injury.


Virginia Tech: RB Shai McKenzie is out for the season with a knee injury.





Illinois: QB Wes Lunt is expected to start vs. Purdue. He missed last week’s game with a knee sprain.


Maryland: QB C.J. Brown has been practicing this week with an injured non-throwing wrist, but is still considered a game-time decision vs. Ohio State.


Michigan: With Shane Morris (concussion) unlikely to play, QB Devin Gardner will start vs. Rutgers this week. WR Devin Funchess says he is feeling healthy and is expected to play.


Nebraska: RB Ameer Abdullah is probable to play vs. Michigan State with a minor knee injury.



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Baylor: WR Levi Norwood has been cleared to play vs. Texas. His wrist injury had kept him out of action the past few weeks.


Oklahoma: RB Keith Ford is doubtful to play vs. TCU as he recovers from a foot injury.


Texas Tech: QB Davis Webb is considered to be a game-time decision vs. Kansas State. He injured his non-throwing shoulder in last Thursday’s loss to Oklahoma State.





Arizona State: QB Taylor Kelly remains out with a foot injury.

Oregon State: WR Victor Bolden is questionable to play vs. Colorado with a finger injury.


USC: WR Arjene Harris is out this week with a hamstring injury.





Alabama: RB T.J. Yeldon is dealing with a hamstring injury, but is considered probable to play vs. Mississippi State. WR DeAndrew White is questionable with a shoulder injury. QB Blake Sims is expected to start despite a shoulder injury.


Georgia: RB Sony Michel suffered a separated shoulder and will be out for an extended period of time.


LSU: Brandon Harris has been named the starting QB vs. Auburn.


South Carolina: QB Dylan Thompson has a neck sprain, but is expected to play vs. Kentucky. WR Pharoh Cooper is probable with an undisclosed injury.


Tennessee: WR Von Pearson (ankle) and QB Justin Worley (elbow) are both considered probable vs. Florida.


Vanderbilt: QB Wade Freeback is expected to start for the injured Patton Robinette on Saturday.





Boise State: WR Matt Miller is questionable to play this week vs. Nevada with an ankle injury.


Colorado State: TE Kivon Cartwright is out for the season with an ankle injury.


Colorado State: QB Garrett Grayson injured his shoulder last week but is expected to start vs. Tulsa.


Georgia State: TE Joel Ruiz is expected to return to action this week after missing a game with a shoulder injury.


Georgia State: RB Kysten Hammon left the team for personal reasons and is expected to transfer.


Louisiana Tech: RB Kenneth Dixon is probable to play vs. UTEP with a foot injury.


New Mexico State: RB Larry Rose III is expected to play vs. Georgia Southern despite a lingering knee injury.


Northern Illinois: RB Akeem Daniels is probably to play vs. Kent State with an undisclosed injury.


Ohio: RB A.J. Ouellette is probable with an ankle injury vs. Central Michigan.


San Jose State: TE Billy Freeman is questionable to play vs. UNLV with a foot injury.


Texas State: RB Robert Lowe is dealing with an ankle injury and is questionable to play this week vs. Idaho.


Toledo: RB Kareem Hunt is doubtful to play vs. Western Michigan with an ankle injury.


UL-Lafayette: WR Jamal Robinson returned to practice this week and is expected to play vs. Georgai State. WR Alonzo Harris is probable with a thigh injury.


UNLV: WR Devante Davis remains out indefinitely with a hand injury.


USTA: TE David Morgan is expected to miss New Mexico game with a foot injury.


Utah State: QB Chuckie Keeton is likely out for the season after reaggravating a knee injury. Darell Garretson will start in his absence.


Western Kentucky: TE Mitchell Henry is expected to play this week after a should injury sidelined him last Saturday.


Western Michigan: WR Corey Davis is expected to play vs. Toledo despite a lower body injury.



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