Chargers Fantasy News

Friday, September 21, 2018, 6:38pm

Chargers TE Antonio Gates (illness, questionable) returned to take limited reps Friday after missing practice earlier in the week and is questionable for Week 3.

Friday, September 21, 2018, 6:38pm

Chargers WR Travis Benjamin (foot, questionable) returned to take limited reps Friday after missing practice Thursday and is questionable for Week 3. He was unable to play last week but was a game-time decision. If he returns, he’ll cut into the snaps of Mike Williams and Tyrell Williams.

Friday, September 21, 2018, 6:38pm

Chargers RB Derek Watt (thumb, questionable) took limited practice reps again Friday and is questionable for Week 3.

Friday, September 21, 2018, 6:38pm

Chargers RB Melvin Gordon (neck) took full practice reps all week. No worries here.

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:54pm

Chargers TE Antonio Gates (illness) did not practice Wednesday.

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:54pm

Chargers WR Travis Benjamin (foot) took limited practice reps Wednesday. He was unable to play last week but was a game-time decision. If he returns, he’ll cut into the snaps of Mike Williams and Tyrell Williams.

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:54pm

Chargers RB Derek Watt (thumb) did not practice Wednesday.

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:54pm

Chargers RB Melvin Gordon (neck) practiced fully Wednesday. It looks like Gordon will be fine to face the Rams.

Friday, September 14, 2018, 6:54pm

Chargers WR Tyrell Williams (groin) took full practice reps all week. Williams should be fine to face the Bills in Week 2, but he was outplayed by Mike Williams in Week 1.

Friday, September 14, 2018, 6:54pm

Chargers WR Travis Benjamin (foot, questionable) returned to take limited reps Friday after missing practice earlier in the week and is questionable for Week 2. HC Anthony Lynn says he’s “very optimistic” that Benjamin will be able to play, which would put a dent in Mike Williams’ upside.

Friday, September 14, 2018, 6:54pm

Bills WR Kelvin Benjamin (not injury related) missed practice Friday. Benjamin should be fine to face the Chargers.

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:39pm

Chargers WR Tyrell Williams (groin) practiced fully Wednesday. Williams should be fine to face the Bills in Week 2, but he was outplayed by Mike Williams in Week 1.

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:39pm

Chargers WR Travis Benjamin (foot) did not practice Wednesday. If he’s unable to play, it will open up snaps for Mike Williams against the Bills.

Bills QB Josh Allen to start Week 2

Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 5:56pm

Chris Mortensen on Twitter - [Full Article]

Josh Allen has been named the Bills' starter for Week 2 against the Chargers.

Fantasy Impact:

It may not always be pretty, but Allen is almost certainly better for the fantasy value of Kelvin Benjamin and LeSean McCoy than the benched Nathan Peterman.

Bills evaluating QBs for Week 2

Monday, September 10, 2018, 5:18pm

Pro Football Talk - [Full Article]

Bills coach Sean McDermott hasn’t ruled out giving Nathan Peterman what would be his fourth career start on Sunday against the Chargers. (Peterman won last year’s snow globe game against the Colts, throwing 10 passes and completing five.) Via Joe Buscaglia of WKBW, McDermott has yet to decide on a starter for Week Two. Asked how he could justify going with Peterman again, McDermott said the blame for Sunday’s 47-3 blowout spreads widely to everyone on the team.

Related players: Josh Allen

Fantasy Impact:

The Bills don't seem ready to throw Allen to the fire yet, the story said, possibly because their schedule to start is a pretty tough one against quality defenses. The story also said the Bills line is struggling and can't buy time for any QB.