Around the NFL

Injury roundup: Cardinals hopeful DeAndre Hopkins will play vs. Seahawks

Will Kyler Murray and the Arizona Cardinals have their superstar wide receiver in today's pivotal divisional game against the Seattle Seahawks?

Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins has battled the same ankle injury for the last few weeks, but head coach Kliff Kingsbury said he is "hopeful" that Hopkins will play tonight against the Seahawks, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.

Hopkins has missed two games in his career.

In six games this season, the Clemson product has 47 receptions for 601 yards and two touchdown catches.

The Seahawks (5-0) travel to Arizona to take on the Cardinals (4-2) at 8:20 p.m. ET on Sunday Night Football.

Other injury news we are keeping an eye on ahead of Sunday's Week 7 games:

  • New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold, out since Oct. 1 with an AC joint sprain, had a good week of practice with no setbacks and will start today against the Buffalo Bills, a source tells Rapoport. Left tackle Mekhi Becton (shoulder) is also expected to play. Both are officially active, but wide receiver Jamison Crowder (groin) and kicker Sam Ficken (groin) are both inactive after being listed as doubtful.
  • Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White (back) and linebacker Matt Milano (pectoral) are officially active vs. the Jets. Both were listed as questionable.
  • The Carolina Panthers expect wide receiver Curtis Samuel (knee), cornerback Eli Apple (hamstring), and cornerback Donte Jackson (toe) -- all listed as questionable -- to play today against the Saints, per Rapoport. All three are officially active vs. the Falcons.
  • Green Bay Packers star running back Aaron Jones (calf) will be inactive today vs. the Texans, according to Rapoport. Jones made the trip to Houston and wanted to play despite what an MRI showed to be a very mild calf strain. Tight end Robert Tonyan, listed as questionable with an ankle injury he battled through last week, is active today. Defensively for the Packers, cornerback Kevin King and safety Darnell Savage are both inactive with quad injuries while defensive lineman Montravius Adams (hand/knee) and Preston Smith (shoulder) are active.
  • Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon (foot) has already been ruled out today but could miss more time. A source tells Rapoport that Mixon is considered week-to-week and could miss Week 8's matchup vs. the Titans. That leaves a featured role forGiovani Bernard in Mixon's absence. The Bengals are working outQuinton Spain this week after the guard was recently released from the Bills, a source tells Rapoport.
  • San Francisco 49ers tackle Trent Williams (ankle) and running back Jeff Wilson (calf) are active vs. the Patriots after being listed as questionable.
  • New England Patriots defensive tackle Adam Butler (elbow), wideout Julian Edelman (knee), guard Shaq Mason (calf), and defensive end Derek Rivers (back) are active vs. the 49ers. Safety Kyle Dugger is inactive with an ankle injury.
  • Cleveland Browns safety Karl Joseph (hamstring) is active vs. the Bengals after missing the past two weeks.
  • Denver Broncos guard Dalton Risner (shoulder) is officially active vs. the Chiefs after being listed as questionable.
  • Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib, who broke his toe on Oct. 11 and is listed as questionable, is expected to play today against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Rapoport reports. Nassib, along with Maliek Collins, who was also listed as questionable with a shoulder injury, are officially active vs. Tampa Bay.
  • Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Takkarist McKinley (groin) is active vs. the Lions after being listed as questionable.
  • Tennessee Titans rookie tackle Isaiah Wilson is inactive vs. the Steelers despite not being listed on the injury report.
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Andrew Adams (hamstring) is officially active vs. the Raiders after being listed as questionable.
  • Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor (ribs) is officially inactive vs. the Jaguars but running back Justin Jackson (knee) is active.
  • Jacksonville Jaguars guard A.J. Cann (shoulder) is inactive after being listed as questionable.

Related Content

Gamepass_vert_web_r

See all the Action

Replay every game all season.