Jordan Reed injury update: Redskins TE ruled out for MNF vs. 49ers

Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sport

Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed is dealing with a concussion. We break down the fantasy implications.

The Washington Redskins have officially ruled tight end Jordan Reed out for Monday Night Football against the San Francisco 49ers. Reed sustained a concussion against the Philadelphia Eagles and has not passed the required tests to be able to practice, let alone play on Monday.

While Pierre Garcon is the top receiver in Washington, Reed, a rookie taken in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft, has caught 45 passes for 499 yards with three touchdowns on the season.

Fantasy Impact: Reed has worked his way into being one of the better fantasy tight ends in the league. He's been very productive to this point, surpassing Fred Davis and Logan Paulsen on the depth chart. Paulsen and Davis will get their cracks against a 49ers defense that is solid against tight ends. Davis has some modest upside, but if you rely on Reed each week, consider Sunday options.

More fantasy football news from SB Nation:

Get live advice daily in the Fantasy War Room

Today's fantasy football player updates

Week 12 fantasy football position rankings: QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST

Week 12 fantasy football waiver wire advice: QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST

Latest News

In This Article

Teams
Players
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.