Marques Colston Injury Update: Fantasy Value Decreases With Questionable Status

NEW ORLEANS - OCTOBER 24: Marques Colston #12 of the New Orleans Saints in action during the game against the Cleveland Browns at the Louisiana Superdome on October 24 2010 in New Orleans Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Marques Colston

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Coltson is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins. We break down the fantasy implications.

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marques Colston is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins. Colston has been dealing with a foot injury. He was held out of practice on Wednesday and was a limited participant in Thursday and Friday practices. He should play on Sunday, but interim coach Aaron Kromer would not commit one way or the other. The Saints will already be without No. 4 wide receiver Adrian Arrington.

Fantasy Impact: Fantasy owners who drafted Marques Colston expected him to an every-week starter, so this injury is definitely one to keep an eye on. He is a very risky play. Even if he plays, it's unlikely that he will be at full strength for this contest. The Redskins present a friendly matchup, but Colston may not be healthy enough to take advantage. Lance Moore is a worthy starter as the Saints top pass catcher if Colston can't go.

For more on the New Orleans Saints, check out Canal Street Chronicles. For more fantasy info, check out the SB Nation Fantasy War Room 4-8pm ET Monday through Friday, 8am -1pm Sunday. Check out SB Nation's own Fantasy Football game, Pick 6!

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