Week 3: Thursday injury report

Sept. 24, 2015; Kansas City, MO; General view of Chiefs defensive linemen gathering before individual position drills. (Credit: Teope)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Chiefs appear in good shape ahead of Monday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers.

Nine players appear on the initial injury report and all practiced fully in pads Thursday.

Of note on the list are right tackle Eric Fisher (ankle) and guard Jeff Allen (knee), and Fisher is on track to potentially return to the starting lineup in Week 3.

The remaining players listed by the Chiefs are tight end Demetrius Harris (foot), wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (knee), linebacker Josh Mauga (Achilles), tackle Donald Stephenson (ankle), wide receiver De’Anthony Thomas (calf), running back Charcandrick West (Achilles) and wide receiver Albert Wilson (shoulder).

Defensive tackle Dontari Poe, who made the injury report the past two weeks as he recovered from back surgery, is no longer listed.

The Packers list six players on the injury report, headlined by running back Eddie Lacy, who did not practice with an ankle injury.

Also not practicing for Green Bay is wide receiver Davante Adams, who is dealing with an ankle injury.

Wide receiver Randall Cobb practiced fully with a shoulder injury.

Thursday’s official NFL Injury Report as released by the Chiefs:


Practice report

Full participation: OL Jeff Allen (knee), T Eric Fisher (ankle), TE Demetrius Harris (foot), WR Jeremy Maclin (knee), LB Josh Mauga (Achilles), T Donald Stephenson (ankle), WR De’Anthony Thomas (calf), RB Charcandrick West (Achilles) and WR Albert Wilson (shoulder).


Did not participate in practice: WR Davante Adams (ankle), T Bryan Bulaga (knee), CB Demetri Goodson (hamstring), RB Eddie Lacy (ankle)
Limited participation: LB Mike Neal (groin)
Full participation: WR Randall Cobb (shoulder)


Herbie Teope is the lead Chiefs beat writer for ChiefsDigest.com and The Topeka Capital-Journal. Use the contact page to reach him or find him on Twitter: @HerbieTeope.