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NFL WEEK 16 SCHEDULE
 THURSDAY'S GAMES
Titans @ Jaguars »
 SATURDAY'S GAMES
Eagles @ Redskins »
Chargers @ 49ers »
 SUNDAY'S EARLY GAMES
Falcons @ Saints »
Ravens @ Texans »
Browns @ Panthers »
Lions @ Bears »
Packers @ Buccaneers »
Chiefs @ Steelers »
Vikings @ Dolphins »
Patriots @ Jets »
 SUNDAY'S LATE GAMES
Bills @ Raiders »
Colts @ Cowboys »
Giants @ Rams »
 SUNDAY NITE'S GAME
Seahawks @ Cardinals »
 MONDAY NITE'S GAME
Broncos @ Bengals »
WEEK 16 ROLLS ON
FIFTEEN GAMES DOWN, ONE TO GO

HEY NOW. ... We hope your teams are faring well this weekend -- and if not, we hope you have the firepower available in Monday night's games to turn things around. Whatever the case, the FlashUpdate has a variety of features available to keep you up to speed on all this week's action:

NEWS UPDATES: Pertinent inactives and lineup changes, injury updates and other breaking items of interest will be posted in the News & Views section (also seen in the column directly to your right).

STATISTICS: Our exclusive Fantasy Box Scores (with Target Data) are available for review.

WEEK 16 REWIND: In addition to last week's Late-Breaking Updates, you'll find the full range of Regular Content and Special Features available for review.

OTHERWISE: Feel free to holler if you have any technical problems. Now let's kick somebody's sorry a**!!


WEEK 16 LATE-BREAKING UPDATES
To Access Late-Breaking Updates: Scroll down the page; choose a headline from the list below; click on the headline; read the corresponding Update. ... Repeat as necessary. Remember: Headlines rarely reflect all the information included in a given Update.

SUNDAY'S HEADLINES 
» CIN: Jeremy Hill Should Continue To Thrill | 18:59 PT


» DEN: Broncos Aren't Going To Throttle Back On Anderson | 18:58 PT


» IND: Moncrief To Fill Hilton's Spot In Starting Lineup | 14:55 PT


» DAL: Murray Active And Starting Despite Surgically Repaired Hand | 14:18 PT


» IND: Hilton Ruled Out For Today's Game Against Dallas | 14:10 PT


» BUF: With Spiller's Return, Brown A Healthy Scratch | 14:08 PT


» CAR: No Worries For Stewart Owners; Williams Ruled Out | 11:01 PT


» HOU: Hopkins Will Play Against Ravens Despite Sore Ankle | 10:44 PT


» KC: Bowe Active As Expected Today | 10:35 PT


» NE: Patriots Without Edelman, Blount But Vereen, LaFell Are Active Today | 10:34 PT


» ATL: Jones Active; WR Will Give It A Go Against Saints | 10:18 PT


» IND: Early Report: Hilton A Longshot To Play Today | 9:45 PT


» DAL: The Latest: Murray Still On Track To Play Today | 8:32 PT


» ATL: The Latest: Falcons, Jones Remain Optimistic In Advance Of Final Decision | 8:18 PT


» WAS: Report: Redskins Will Stick With RG3 In 2015 | 7:41 PT


» NYJ: Michael Vick Pondering His Future... With Eye On Washington? | 3:18 PT


» NYG: So... How Good Is Beckham? Teammate Counts Him Among The Elite | 2:49 PT


» PIT: Balanced Attack Has Been Key To Steelers Offensive Success | 2:13 PT


» SEA: Coaches Appreciate Wilson's Durability | 1:55 PT


» BAL: Flacco Hitting Stride, Kubiak's Offense Playing A Role | 1:30 PT


» KC: Nobody In Kansas City See Decline Coming For Charles | 1:01 PT


» CHI: Bears Will Scale Back Game Plan With Clausen At QB | 0:44 PT


» DET: Bell Continues To Solidify Featured Role | 0:25 PT


» ATL: Early Report: Pre-Game Warmups Will Determine Jones' Availability | 0:03 PT


» DAL: Early Reports: Murray Planning To Play Today | 0:02 PT


SATURDAY'S HEADLINES 
» GB: Rodgers Tends To Bounce Back... With A Vengeance | 21:12 PT


» NE: Blount, Edelman Officially Ruled Out For Tomorrow's Game | 20:39 PT


» NYG: Don't Back Of Beckham Because Of A Tough Matchup | 20:22 PT


» CHI: Bears Need To Hand The Ball To Forte... Even If It Doesn't Work | 19:31 PT


» SF: Gore Active For Tonight's Game | 18:06 PT


» NE: Gronkowski Should Remain The Centerpiece Of Passing Attack | 18:05 PT


» MIA: Can Vikings' Defense Fix Miller's Recent Inconsistency? | 17:34 PT


» SF: Eary Report: Gore Expected To Play Vs. Chargers Tonight | 16:50 PT


» NO: Big Production All The More Frustrating Because It's Spread Around | 16:04 PT


» MIN: Working Patterson Back Into Offense A Priority Over Final Two Games? | 15:50 PT


» NE: Edelman Not Traveling To New York; Won't Play Against Jets | 15:47 PT


» DEN: Manning, Sanders Both Questionable; Both Expected To Play | 14:35 PT


» CIN: Gresham Probable For Monday Night; Green Not On Final Injury Report | 14:29 PT


» WAS: Roy Helu Among Redskins' Inactives | 14:20 PT


» SEA: Wilson's Fantasy Value Tied To Running Ability | 14:10 PT


» CAR: Report: Newton Has Received Final Medical Clearance; QB Will Start | 13:44 PT


» DEN: Manning Officially Questionable; Unofficially Good To Go | 13:31 PT


» KC: Emergence Of The Deep Pass Good News For Charles Owners | 13:18 PT


» DEN: Sanders Bothered By Flu; No Reason To Think He Won't Play Monday | 13:02 PT


» SF: Report: Harbaugh Torn Between NFL, College Coaching | 12:53 PT


» PHI: A Closer Look At McCoy's (Diminishing) Playing Time And Touches | 12:22 PT


» BUF: Watkins Hasn't Been The Difference Maker We Expected | 12:01 PT


» BAL: Can Daniels Duplicate Last Weeks' Big Game? | 11:49 PT


» TB: Can Fantasy Owners Afford To Lay Off Evans? | 10:28 PT


» StL: A Stronger Game From Mason Will Help Hill This Week | 9:09 PT


» OAK: Is Murray The Smart Play With Raiders Taking On Buffalo? | 8:45 PT


» PIT: Could More No-Huddle, Matchup Work In Big Ben's Favor? | 8:03 PT


» ARI: Could Williams Be An Answer Vs. Seattle? Because Lindley Probably Isn't | 7:55 PT


» MIN: Bridgewater Developing Well... And Becoming Fantasy Relevant | 6:33 PT


» NYJ: Decker Has Been Productive... But Can You Really Roll With A Jets WR? | 5:15 PT


» MIA: Clay Playing For A New Contract... From Somebody | 4:59 PT


» KC: Snapcount, Efficiency, Matchup All Working In Kelce's Favor | 4:25 PT


» DAL: Cowboys Will Take Shots Down The Field; Bryant Will Be There | 3:11 PT


» CLE: Shanahan Still Believes In Manziel... Not That He Has Much Choice | 2:30 PT


» DEN: Manning Limited Friday, But Still No Concerns For Monday Night | 1:41 PT


» ATL: Local Observer: Jones No Decoy If He Plays Vs. Saints | 1:04 PT


» SF: Gore Ready To Suit Up Elsewhere In 2015; Will He Suit Up Tonight? | 0:51 PT


» SD: Floyd The Wideout Worth Watching Vs. 49ers | 0:34 PT


» PHI: Look For The Eagles To Go Pass Heavy To Get Off To A Fast Start | 0:13 PT


» WAS: Morris Will Be Busy... If The Redskins Can Keep Game Close | 0:02 PT


FRIDAY'S HEADLINES 
» GB: No Contract Talks For Cobb... But Rodgers Is Doing His Part | 21:12 PT


» CHI: So Who Might Be Interested In Dealing For Cutler? | 20:06 PT


» BUF: Offense Shooting Blanks, But Marrone Won't Blame OC Hackett | 19:39 PT


» MIN: Walsh Looking To Turn Season Around | 19:23 PT


» DAL: Report: Murry Medically Cleared; Decision All His | 19:09 PT


» SEA: Lynch, Helfet, Richardson All Probable; Moeaki Questionable | 18:07 PT


» NE: Blount, Edelman, Vereen, LaFell All Questionable As Expected | 17:31 PT


» ARI: Lindley Locked In As Starter; Fitzgerald, Williams Probable | 16:05 PT


» SF: Gore, Crabtree Questionable; Hyde Ruled Out | 15:45 PT


» SD: Rivers Officially Probable; Mathews, Allen Ruled Out | 15:37 PT


» HOU: Hopkins A Game-Time Decision; Foster, Johnson Probable | 15:25 PT


» MIN: Rudolph Officially Doubtful; Asiata, Jennings Probable | 15:20 PT


» DAL: Murray Officially Questionable... But Early Signs Point To Him Playing | 15:06 PT


» KC: Bowe Sits Again Friday, Officially Questionable; Charles Probable | 14:59 PT


» MIA: Clay Gets A Bump To Probable; Thomas Doubtful | 14:55 PT


» NYJ: Harvin Officially Probable For Sunday | 14:26 PT


» CHI: Bears Rule Gould Out For This Week; Feely Up Again | 13:33 PT


» DAL: Murray On The Field Again Friday; Dreaded Game-Time Decision Coming | 13:25 PT


» GB: Lacy Probable Despite Eye Irritation | 13:20 PT


» NYG: Jennings Officially Ruled Out; Williams To Get The Start | 12:58 PT


» DEN: Manning Back On The Practice Field Friday | 12:46 PT


» BUF: Spiller Activated, Listed As Probable For Sunday; Role Still Unclear | 12:42 PT


» IND: Hilton Officially Questionable; Unofficially Not Looking Good | 12:29 PT


» ATL: No Surprises Here; Jones Questionable; White, Douglas Probable For Sunday | 12:20 PT


» CAR: Newton Probable, Ready To Return; Williams Available On Emergency Basis  | 12:05 PT


» NYG: Jennings Not On The Practice Field Again Friday | 11:50 PT


» IND: Hilton, Wayne Not Spotted On Practice Field Friday | 11:34 PT


» ATL: Jones Not On The Practice Field Again Friday | 10:43 PT


» CIN: Green Back On The Practice Field Friday | 10:31 PT


» TB: Bucs Need To Run, But That Doesn't Mean You Should Trust Martin | 10:28 PT


» DET: Lions Offense Needs A Shot In The Arm; Bears Could Provide That | 9:40 PT


» DAL: Report: Increasing Optimism About Murray's Availability | 9:29 PT


» GB: Packers Aren't Talking About Drops... But They're Working On Them | 3:01 PT


» HOU: Keenum Still Looking Like The Starter; Foster And Blue Will Be Busy | 2:26 PT


» IND: Wayne Could See Less Action Of Final Two Weeks | 2:05 PT


» BAL: Forsett Says He's Feeling Good; Eager To Show Houston What He's Got | 1:40 PT


» StL: Mason In Position For Rebound Performance Vs. Giants? | 1:28 PT


» MIN: Turner Impresseed With Asiata's Versatility | 1:13 PT


» PHI: McCoy Losing Goal-Line Work To Polk... And He's Kind Of Okay With It | 0:53 PT


» SD: Rivers Outstanding On Thursday; Mathews Increasingly Unlikely To Go | 0:49 PT


» BUF: Decision On Spiller Might Not Come Before Saturday... If Then | 0:33 PT


» DAL: Murray Seems Eager To Play; Cowboys Say He Can't Do Further Damage | 0:21 PT


» DEN: Manning, Broncos Seem Unconcerned By QB's Thigh | 0:10 PT


» JAC: Offense Shows Some Life In Win Over Titans | 0:02 PT


» TEN: Titans Have At Least A Few Positives In Loss To Jags | 0:01 PT


THURSDAY'S HEADLINES 
» SF: Harbaugh Deflects Questions About Michigan Offer | 21:12 PT


» CHI: Cutler Initially Shocked At Demotion; Dealing Much Better With It Now | 21:03 PT


» CLE: Manziel Putting In Extra Time; Disputes Notion Teammate Don't Back Him | 20:37 PT


» OAK: Carr Wants Sparano To Return; QB Worked Fully Thursday | 20:24 PT


» WAS: Gruden Realizes We're Paying Attention To His Takes On RG3 | 19:53 PT


» StL: Cook, Fisher Get Back On The Same Page | 19:41 PT


» SF: Harbaugh Optimistic About Gore; Crabtree Picks Up The Pace | 19:34 PT


» HOU: Graham Ruled Out; Hopkins Sits Again Thursday; Foster Limited | 19:32 PT


» SEA: Lynch Sits Again; Richardson Added To Injury Report; O-Line A Concern | 19:30 PT


» NE: Status Quo For Patriots; Edelmen, Blount, Vereen, LaFell Limited | 19:30 PT


» ARI: Fitz Works Fully; Williams Still Limited; Stanton Limited Too | 19:29 PT


» CIN: Gresham Worked Fully; No Worries For Green | 19:28 PT


» CAR: Panthers Having Williams Fitted For A Cast; RB Not A Lock To Play | 19:04 PT


» TEN: Wright, Walker Both Active Against The Jaguars | 18:08 PT


» KC: Charles Practices Fully; Bowe Still Battling Flu | 17:02 PT


» JAC: Jaguars Announce That Bortles Will Indeed Start Tonight | 16:46 PT


» GB: Lacy Still Dealing With Eye Irritation; Still Fully Expected To Play Sunday | 16:02 PT


» SF: Gore Back On Practice Field... In Non-Contact Jersey | 15:16 PT


» MIN: Rudolph Misses Another Practice; Jennings, Asiata Limited Again | 15:07 PT


» NE: Edelman's Presence On The Field Thursday A Good Sign | 14:40 PT


» CIN: Bengals Confirm Green Sat Out Due To Illness | 14:34 PT


» NYJ: Harvin Continues To Work On A Limited Basis; On Track To Play | 14:19 PT


» TEN: Titans Place McCluster On Season-Ending IR | 14:18 PT


» CAR: Rivera: Newton On Target To Play; Probably The Starter | 14:03 PT


» CIN: Green Sits Out Thursday, Nobody Seems Worried; Gresham On The Field | 13:33 PT


» CLE: Hawkins Held Out Of Thursday's Practice | 13:16 PT


» SD: Rivers Returns To Practice; Mathews Still Sitting Out | 13:14 PT


» NYG: Jennings Held Out Again Thursday; Still Not Looking Good | 13:01 PT


» HOU: Johnson Passes Concussion Protocol; Will Play Vs. Ravens | 12:47 PT


» CAR: More Details: Newton Tosses 65-Yarder In Thursday's Practice | 12:26 PT


» DEN: Manning Opts For Treatment On Thigh Over Team Drills | 12:22 PT


» DAL: Murray Continues To Work On A Limited Basis; Dunbar Ahead Of Randle? | 12:06 PT


» ATL: Julio Sitting Out Again Thursday; White, Douglas Back To Work | 11:41 PT


» CAR: Local Observer: Looks More Like Newton Will Start This Week | 11:38 PT


» IND: Hilton Held Out Of Practice Again Thursday | 11:33 PT


» HOU: Report: Texans Leaning Towards Keenum As Starter | 10:58 PT


» SD: Report: Rivers' Back Issue More Severe Than Advertised | 10:02 PT


» MIA: Miller In Line For Busy Day; Thomas Sits Wednesday; Clay Limited | 9:15 PT


» PHI: McCoy Says Not To Read Too Much In Polk Getting First Snaps At Practice | 2:49 PT


» ARI: Can Cards Run Vs. Seahawks? Fitzgerald, Williams Limited | 2:30 PT


» SEA: O-Line Worth Watching; Lynch Sits Wednesday; Heflet Back To Work | 2:07 PT


» OAK: Carr Limited By Sore Thumb; Sparano Not Very Concerned | 1:52 PT


» MIN: Rudolph Held Out Wednesday; Asiata Limited | 1:47 PT


» BAL: Torrey Smith Not On This Week's Injury Report | 1:40 PT


» BUF: Spiller Hoping To Be Activated Later This Week | 1:35 PT


» KC: Charles Limited Wednesday; Bowe Sits Out With Illness | 1:28 PT


» SF: Hyde Says He Needs A Miracle To Play; Gore Not Looking Good Either | 1:16 PT


» NE: Edelman Adds Concussion To Sore Thigh; Blount, Vereen, LaFell All Limited | 1:03 PT


» DET: Megatron Gets His Usual Day Of Rest; Bush Not On Injury Report | 0:59 PT


» IND: Pagano Hopeful Hilton Will Be Ready By Sunday | 0:45 PT


» NYJ: Harvin Working Through A Completely Torn Ligament | 0:41 PT


» HOU: Johnson Practices; Hopkins, Foster Sit; QB Decision Pending | 0:34 PT


» NYG: Not Looking Good For Jennings To Play This Week | 0:29 PT


» SD: Rivers Has No Doubt He'll Play; Mathews Not So Certain; Allen Ruled Out | 0:22 PT


» CAR: Still Too Early To Know If Newton Will Be Ready To Go | 0:15 PT


» ATL: Smith Doesn't Want A Daily Julio Watch; He'll Get One Anyhow | 0:12 PT


» DAL: Murray's Work On Wednesday Encouraging, But Not Definitive | 0:06 PT


» CHI: Cutler's Benching An Indication His Time In Chicago Is Over? | 0:04 PT


» TEN: Are There Any Titans You Trust This Week? | 0:02 PT


» JAC: All Signs Point To Bortles Playing Despite Questionable Designation | 0:01 PT




NFL Injury/Practice Report -- with status info for all but Monday night's game -- is available now (Monday night status will be added Saturday).


News, notes, rumors and other interesting stuff from the desk of FlashUpdate Editor Bob Harris. ... Also available for download in your choice of Text-Only or MS Word format.


Stats, coaching, historical trends, specific matchup notes & more -- directly from our friends at NFL headquarters -- posted every Wednesday throughout the season.


It never hurts to compare notes with the pros. ... John Laub's Rankings and Gary Davenport's IDP Tipsheet are available now; FSP's Staff Cheatsheet is LIVE!


Brad Kruse's Sit-Start/Sunday Edition, Travis Spieth's Daily Fantasy Picks, Matthew Cherrin's Dollar Store, Mike Beacom's Week 16 Buy-Sell/Waiver Wire Report, David Cherney's Risers & Fallers and Chad Stapley's Fantasy Watch column are available now. The Personal Assistant and Ease of Schedule tools are also up and running.


There's safety in numbers. ... And numbers don't lie! Our position-by-position stats are an invaluable aid when making lineup decisions, considering possible trades or plotting strategy. Target Data and Red-Zone Rushing Stats are also available.


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ATL 30
NO 14
BAL 13
HOU 25
BUF 24
OAK 26
CLE 13
CAR 17
DET 20
CHI 14
GB 20
TB 3
IND 7
DAL 42
KC 12
PIT 20
MIN 35
MIA 37
NE 17
NYJ 16
NYG 37
StL 27
PHI 24
WAS 27
SD 38
SF 35
TEN 13
JAC 21


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31.3°F Cincinnati
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58.1°F Jacksonville
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55.8°F Oakland
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