Marvin Jones Fantasy News

Friday, October 17, 2014, 6:20pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 7. The 4for4 preseason favorite has been placed on season-ending IR. Mohamed Sanu holds WR2 value at this point.

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Thursday, October 16, 2014, 6:18pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle) was ruled out for Week 7. The 4for4 preseason favorite has been placed on season-ending IR. Mohamed Sanu holds WR2 value at this point.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 6:35pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle) was ruled out for Week 7. The 4for4 preseason favorite has been placed on season-ending IR. Mohamed Sanu holds WR2 value at this point.

Bengals put Marvin Jones on IR

Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 6:11pm

Bengals.com - [Full Article]

The Bengals lost their 10-touchdown man for the season Tuesday when they put wide receiver Marvin Jones on season-ending injured reserve.

It looks like Jones is headed for surgery on his troublesome ankle that has bothered him since the spring. It’s believed that both he and wide receiver A.J. Green (toe) visited foot and ankle specialist Robert Anderson in Charlotte, N.C. Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact:

The loss of Jones is a blow, but not altogether surprising, given that he hasn’t been able to practice since re-aggravating his ankle Sept. 29 in his first practice back since missing 45 days with a broken foot, the story said. In his second season last year, Jones opened up things for Green with his speed and finished his break-out year with 10 touchdowns and 712 yards on 51 catches. Mohamad Sanu, starting in Jones’ place, is on pace to have 86 catches for 1,132 yards and 10 touchdowns, the story said, and looks to be worth a roster spot going foward. The team also signed Little to provide help in case Green misses more time.

Marvin Jones (ankle) could need surgery

Monday, October 13, 2014, 10:44am

Bengals.com - [Full Article]

There is also the unknown about when WR Marvin Jones (ankle) is going to return. As in, there is no time frame and there is some talk that the Bengals may think about surgery for Jones.

Fantasy Impact:

Things are now not looking good for Jones who was supposed to be back Week 5 and was one of our 2014 sleepers. With A.J. Green also out, Mohamed Sanu is now the clear WR1 and is coming off a monster game in Week 6. It's also good news for TE Jermaine Gresham and RBs Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill. Gresham had six catches in Week 6. Bernard could see more work in the passing game with Hill spelling him for some carries.

A.J. Green could miss Week 7

Sunday, October 12, 2014, 7:50pm

Bob Holtzman on Twitter - [Full Article]

Good news and bad news for Bengals WR A.J. Green. Said his toe won't require surgery, but expects to miss Week 7 too.

Fantasy Impact:

Green will see a doctor again on Friday according to the Tweet, so we likely won't know more about Green until then. However, it sounds like owners need to prepare to be without him in Week 7. Mohamed Sanu had a monster game with a 10-120-1 line in Week 6. Andy Dalton spread the ball around as Dane Sanzenbacher and Brandon Tate were involved with four catches each and Jermaine Gresham even had six catches and 68 yards. Cincy does have an early afternoon game at Indy Week 7 and it's possible Marvin Jones returns.

Marvin Jones officially OUT for Week 6

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 5:02pm

NFL.com - [Full Article]

Marvin Jones might have been listed as questionable on the Cincinnati Bengals' injury report, but he won't play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.

The receiver was downgraded to out ahead of Sunday's game.

It's not a surprise in the least that Jones won't see action, as the wideout has missed practice this entire week with an ankle injury. Jones hasn't seen the field this season after suffering a foot injury back in August.

Fantasy Impact:

The Bengals will be without two dynamic receivers. A.J. Green is "day to day" after wearing a walking boot Friday and is not expected to play Sunday. Mohamed Sanu will be Andy Dalton's No. 1 target Sunday. Sanu is tied for the team lead in receptions (17) to go along with 234 yards receiving and two touchdowns. Look for the Bengals to also use a lot of RBs Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill. Bernard could see a lot more time in the passing game.

Friday, October 10, 2014, 6:13pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle, questionable) missed practice all week and is questionable for Week 6. With A.J. Green likely out, Jones could be stepping into a big role if he can just get healthy, but it’s not looking good for Week 6, despite the questionable tag.

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 6:46pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle) missed practice again Thursday. With A.J. Green likely out, Jones could be stepping into a big role if he can just get healthy, but it’s not looking good for Week 6.

Bengals WR A.J. Green (toe) could 'potentially' miss 'multiple games'

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 10:47am

Bengals.com - [Full Article]

Bengals OC Hue Jackson marched out to the week’s first practice Wednesday with his game plan tucked into his belt and before the first snap the team’s best player was being driven off the Paul Brown Stadium field with his re-aggravated big toe that could potentially take him out of multiple games.

Wednesday’s MRI is going to send him to another consultation with one of the nation’s leading foot specialists when he meets with Cincinnati doctor James Amis on Thursday. Since a visit with another foot specialist is also planned, it’s hard to see him being ready for Sunday, but he did play seven days after leaving the Atlanta game early.

It’s believed the MRI again showed no tears or breaks, but he’s obviously still having discomfort in the ligament under the sesamoid bone in the ball of the foot underneath the big or great toe.

At this point it’s all speculation because his foot is in the hands of doctors. So anything is on the table pending what they prescribe for treatment, ranging to more treatments while playing, to shutting him down for a few weeks, or maybe longer.

Fantasy Impact:

The article also mentions that Marvin Jones wasn't even on the sideline rehabbing his foot, so it's looking unlikely that he'll be able to make it back to face the Panthers either. It's looking like Mohamed Sanu, Brandon Tate and Dane Sanzenbacher will be the top three wideouts for the Bengals in Week 6. Sanu would be a good start, though he may not thrive without Green there to be the focus of the defense. Tate would be a desperation start.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 6:37pm

Bengals WR A.J. Green (toe) took limited practice reps Wednesday. We'll have to wait and see the severity of Green’s injury — he has an MRI scheduled for Wednesday — but we'd have to expect that there's a real chance that Green will miss Week 6. Mohamed Sanu becomes a very Sneaky Start, and if Marvin Jones' ankle can heal quickly, he could be thrust into a big role right away. If not, Brandon Tate would likely start in Green’s place.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 6:37pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle) did not practice Wednesday. If Jones can return to practice, he could be in for a significant workload with A.J. Green (toe) possibly missing Week 6.

Bengals WR A.J. Green carted off practice field with apparent toe injury

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 2:43pm

Pro Football Talk - [Full Article]

According to Geoff Hobson of the team’s official website, Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green just left the practice field on a golf cart, after apparently aggravating the toe injury that has bothered him throughout the year.

Update: Green is set to have an MRI on Wednesday. We should know more once those results are released.

Fantasy Impact:

Not a good sign for the talented wideout. We'll have to wait and see the severity of the injury, but we'd have to expect that there's a real chance that Green will miss Week 6. Mohamed Sanu becomes a very Sneaky Start, and if Marvin Jones' ankle can heal quickly, he could be thrust into a big role right away. If not, it would probably be Brandon Tate getting the start in Green's place.

Sunday, October 5, 2014, 7:22pm

Bengals Inactives
Vontaze Burfict OLB
Rex Burkhead RB
Will Clarke DE
Marvin Jones WR
Chris Lewis-Harris CB
Brandon Thompson DT
Kevin Zeitler G

Friday, October 3, 2014, 6:19pm

Bengals WR Marvin Jones (ankle, doubtful) missed practice all week and is doubtful for Week 5. Mohamed Sanu is a viable WR3/flex play with Jones out another week.