Posted: 2/09/2020 2:48 am UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) has yet to make a final decision on playing in 2020, but he will likely be cut to save $8.5 million even if he does decide to continue his career, according to John Keim of ESPN.com.
Huddle Up: Injuries, including numerous concussions, have ruined Reed's promising career. It is hard to imagine any scenario where he can become a reliable, productive fantasy option again.
Posted: 1/31/2020 2:38 am UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) could attempt to play in 2020, according to a source.
Huddle Up: Reed has been plagued by injuries throughout his career, and with concussions piling up in recent years, it wouldn't be a surprise to see him call it quits. If he does try to play, he'll be no more than a DFS flier for the few games he is actually healthy.
Posted: 10/12/2019 5:37 pm UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) on Saturday, Oct. 12, was placed on the Reserve/Injured list with a concussion. In a corresponding move, S Jeremy Reaves was activated from the practice squad.
Huddle Up: Sadly, Reed's seventh pro season looks like it might be over before it even gets started. It's the latest health setback for the star-crossed tight end, whose career has to be considered in serious jeopardy.
Posted: 10/03/2019 3:25 am UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) has yet to play this season, although head coach Jay Gruden said Wednesday, Oct. 2 that the team is not considering placing Reed on the Reserve/Injured list.
Huddle Up: Reed might be able to return at some point, but for now it's the Vernon Davis show. Be patient and keep Reed on reserved, or in one of your injured spot if your fantasy leagues has them.
Posted: 9/27/2019 6:04 pm UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) has been ruled out for Week 4 versus the New York Giants.
Huddle Up: Reed has yet to play the season. While head coach Jay Gruden has mentioned that his tight end will return the season, no timetable has been announced. Fantasy owners should stash him on IR in their fantasy leagues if they have the option to do so, but most other owners can probably let him sit on waivers.
Posted: 9/22/2019 4:15 pm UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) has suffered multiple concussions during his career, and some in the Redskins organization as well as around the NFL are worried that Reed may not be able to play again, according to sources.
Huddle Up: Fantasy players will need to monitor the situation to see if Reed will be cleared to play again at some point. Vernon Davis will continue to serve as the starting tight end for the Redskins but probably should be considered a No. 2 fantasy tight end.
Posted: 9/21/2019 10:01 pm UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) could be 'weeks' away from a return to the field, according to a source Saturday, Sept. 21. Reed hasn't played yet this season and has already been ruled out for Monday Night Football against the Chicago Bears.
Huddle Up: Reed is free to drop in all formats with fantasy managers best off streaming the position based on weekly matchups.
Posted: 9/21/2019 7:55 pm UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) was ruled out for Week 3 Saturday, Sept. 21. He'll miss Washington's game against the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football.
Huddle Up: Backup Vernon Davis has seven catches for 88 yards and a touchdown through two games in place of Reed this season. Fantasy managers should be moving on from Reed at this point with Davis just one of the viable replacements available on the waiver wire.
Posted: 9/21/2019 12:39 am UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 20.
Huddle Up: Reed likely will miss another game, which will give Vernon Davis his third straight start. Davis has posted seven catches and 88 yards over the first two games but probably is not a starting fantasy option.
Posted: 9/20/2019 4:25 pm UTC
Washington Redskins TE Jordan Reed (concussion) was not participating in practice Friday, Sept. 20, as he remains out to deal with a concussion.
Huddle Up: Reed still has time to be cleared before Monday night's game, but his fantasy owners long since should have moved on to other options until we actually see Reed back on the field and make it through a game.