Late-week harm report downgrades are by no means good, particularly when it is for a star participant on Monday Evening Soccer. Nonetheless, that is the state of affairs with A.J. Brown forward of the Payments-Titans showdown. He is now “questionable” due to an sickness. It is too late for many fantasy soccer house owners to do a lot about Brown in Week 6, as most begin ’em, sit ’em selections have already been locked in, however you may at all times put together your self with a desperation fill-in choice in case you had been relying on him. You will nonetheless undoubtedly be checking for the newest updates, and we’ll be right here to assist with the newest information on whether or not Brown is enjoying just isn’t.
We’ll proceed to replace this text with information on Brown up till the official lively/inactive report comes out on Monday round 6:45 p.m. ET. For all the newest fantasy updates, comply with us on Twitter @SN_Fantasy.
Is A.J. Brown enjoying on Monday evening?
It was introduced on Sunday that Brown (sickness) was downgraded to “questionable” for Monday evening’s showdown in opposition to the Payments. This got here just a few days after Brown, who’s been coping with a sore hamstring for just a few weeks, instructed reporters that the Titans won’t give him a full complement of snaps till Week 10.
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There are lots of unknowns with this complete state of affairs, however regardless of the robust matchup, sickness, and sore hamstring, Brown is a must-start if he is lively (particularly given the late discover of his downgrade). Brown house owners ought to seize somebody like Gabriel Davis, Josh Reynolds, Chester Rogers, or Nick Westbrook-Ikhine to sub in if Brown is a shock scratch, particularly given the precariousness of his availability.
If Brown is out, Julio Jones ought to see an enormous uptick in targets. The Payments have one of many high defenses within the league, however Derrick Henry can solely run a lot. The Titans secondary receivers might actually be ranked in any order, as they’ve all had their moments and disappeared, so flip a coin and take your decide. Westbrook-Ikhine may narrowly be the best choice this week.