We’re into Week 12 of the 2021 NFL season, and injuries are once again a factor in several key games this coming weekend. There are fewer games this Sunday due to the three-game Thanksgiving slate, but there are still a slew of injury updates to keep in mind ahead of the weekend.
As teams turn in their final injury reports of the week, let this be your hub for knowing who is in, who is out, and whose status may still be up in the air their leading up to kickoff. Below, you’ll find every injury report and analysis of what it all means for Week 12.
Titans: WR A.J. Brown (chest), OG Nate Davis (concussion), LB Rashaan Evans (ankle), LB David Long Jr. (hamstring) RB Jeremy McNichols (concussion) DT Teair Tart (ankle) OUT; OLB Ola Adeniyi (hamstring), LB Jayon Brown (quad), CB Greg Mabin (ankle), TE Geoff Swaim (concussion), CB Elijah Molden (groin) QUESTIONABLEPatriots: P Jake Bailey (knee), DT Christian Barmore (knee), LB Ja’Whaun Bentley (ribs), OL Trent Brown (calf), RB Damien Harris (neck), TE Hunter Henry (neck), LB Dont’a Hightower (ankle), TE Jonnu Smith (shoulder), RB Rhamondre Stevenson (knee) QUESTIONABLE
The Titans have seven starters that have either been ruled out or are questionable to play on Sunday. The injuries are mounting for the No. 1 seed in the AFC, and the biggest name on their injury report this week has to be Brown, who has been ruled out with a chest injury. He didn’t practice all week, and his absence will be amplified with Julio Jones still on IR. This Titans team lost to the Jets earlier this season when they were without Brown and Jones, and now Ryan Tannehill doesn’t have Derrick Henry to work off of.
The Patriots have a total of nine players who are listed as questionable, but all nine were at least limited participants in practice on Friday. New England is in the midst of a win streak in large part due to their ground game, and it’s notable that both Harris…