Avery is dealing with an injury to his ribs. He was limited in practice on Wednesday and practiced in full on Thursday and Friday.
Fantasy Impact: Donnie Avery has been an effective fantasy wide receiver in spurts this season but hasn't been able to string together consistent performances. That's life with a rookie quarterback.
Avery should be able to play, but as usual, he will be fighting with T.Y. Hilton and Reggie Wayne for targets. Keep an eye on Avery's status leading up to Sunday's game. He could be a sneaky third wide receiver against Houston's suddenly porous passing defense.