Welcome to the Week 3 Fantasy Blog! Week 2 left many of our lineups in shambles with injuries to superstars like Saquon Barkley, Christian McCaffrey, George Kittle, and more. We're treading water this week, and hopefully we escape the week without any more bad news.
Let's dive in to the biggest plays, scores, injuries and more affecting your Week 3 fantasy football lineups.
4 PM EST Slate - Final Scores
Colts 36 - Jets 7
Panthers 21 - Chargers 16
Lions 26 - Cardinals 23
Seahawks 38 - Dallas 31
(8:10 PM) Dak Prescott and company bring it down to the final seconds of the game. Prescott escapes a sack, only to throw an interception on the final play of the game. Seahawks win.
(7:37 PM) Chris Carson is down with a left leg injury. He's attended to on the field but is able walk off of the field under his own power.
(7:17 PM) INJURY ALERT: Chris Godwin has exited his Week 3 matchup with a hamstring injury. Godwin was held out of Week 2 with a concussion.
(6:40 PM) The Colts Defense score a safety for the second-consecutive game. Adam Gase and the Jets are getting demolished. This Colts Defense has scored 14 points so far in Week 3 with two pick-sixes and a safety.
The Colts take out starting QB Philip Rivers in favor of Jacoby Brisset as they lead 31-7 in the third quarter.
(6:09 PM) Seahawks wideout Tyler Lockett is unstoppable with 6/71/3 heading into halftime.
P-p-p-pick six for the Jets. It's Sam Darnold's second of the game.
(5:58 PM) Rookie RB Jonathan Taylor rushes for a one-yard touchdown, his second of the season.
(5:30 PM) Kyler Murray rushes for his fourth score of the season. He's already matched his rushing TD total from 2019.
(5:13 PM) OH NO. D.K. Metcalf catches a 62-yard ball only to fumble at the one-yard line, just short of the score. Trevon Diggs makes a big play to save the touchdown.
(5:07 PM) Ezekiel Elliott rushes for a one yard score.
(4:49 PM) Austin Ekeler rushes for a 12-yard score. The Panthers have officially given up their seventh rushing TD to the running back position in just nine quarters.
INJURY UPDATE: The Bears fear that RB Tarik Cohen has torn his ACL.
(4:43 PM) Philip Rivers finds TE Mo-Alie Cox in the end zone for a one-yard receiving touchdown.
1 PM EST Slate - Final Scores
Bills 35 - Rams 32
Patriots 36 - Raiders 20
Browns 34 - Washington 20
Steelers 28 - Texans 21
49ers 36 - Giants 9
Titans 31 - Vikings 30
Bears 30 - Falcons 26
Bengals 23 - Eagles 23 (Tied in OT)
(4:27 PM) The Atlanta Falcons are the league's saddest story. They blow the lead for the second-consecutive week to lose the game to the Chicago Bears.
(4:05 PM) Josh Allen and the Bills make a comeback. With 15 seconds to go, Allen finds TE Tyler Kroft for the tight end's second score of the day. The Bills finish out 35-32 over the Rams to keep their streak alive at 3-0.
(3:40 PM) James Conner rushes for a 12-yard touchdown to bring him to 119 scrimmage yards and a score.
Darrell Henderson rushes for the go-ahead touchdown. The Rams have scored 28 unanswered points.
Derrick Henry rushes for his second touchdown of the day. Titans take the lead, 25-24.
UPDATE: Mitch Trubisky has been benched for QB Nick Foles.
(2:53 PM) BIG PLAY ALERT! Dalvin Cook explodes for a 39-yard rush. With 10+ minutes left in the third quarter, Cook has racked up 147 scrimmage yards and a touchdown.
INJURY UPDATE: Dallas Goedert is OUT with an ankle injury.
(2:50 PM) Todd Gurley scores his second touchdown as a Falcon.
(2:46 PM) Josh Allen continues to roll. He completes a four-yard pass to WR Stefon Diggs for his third touchdown of the game... but the first one that counts.
(2:24 PM) Deshaun Watson makes his way down the field in the final minute of the second quarter. Boom... 16-yard touchdown to WR Will Fuller, who played limited snaps in Week 2, with 0 targets and 0 receptions. It's becoming abundantly clear that if Fuller active, you are (most often) obligated to play him.
The over/under for this game currently sits at 62.5 points on FanDuel Sportsbook.
(2:21 PM) JuJu Smith Schuster takes a wide-open pass from Big Ben to the house for 26 yards.
(2:12 PM) The Rams can't stop QB Josh Allen. He hits TE Tyler Kroft for a wide-open, three-yard touchdown.
INJURY ALERT: Steelers WR Diontae Johnson is being evaluated for a concussion.
(2:02 PM) SCORE! Ben Roethlisberger scores his first touchdown with TE Eric Ebron, who was signed in free agency after departing from the Indianapolis Colts. Ebron is tied for the fifth-most receiving touchdowns among tight ends since 2015.
RB Brian Hill explodes for a 35-yard rushing touchdown.
Nick Chubb rushes for a 16-yard score with a tremendous second-effort. Nich Chubb does not care about your attempts to tackle him. Chubb entered the week leading the league with eight rushing attempts of 10+ yards and ranking third among RBs with 143 yards after contact.
2020's No. 2 overall draft pick, Chase Young, exited the game with a groin injury and was promptly ruled OUT.
(1:48 PM) RB David Johnson walks into the end zone untouched for a goal line TD. He's averaging just 2.3 yards per carry on his eight rushing attempts so far on the game.
(1:43 PM) BIG PLAY! QB Josh Allen hits rookie WR Gabriel Davis for a 39-yard pass. Allen sets himself up for a one-yard rushing touchdown at the goal line - his ninth TD of the season.
(1:31 PM) INJURY ALERT: 49ers TE Jordan Reed is down with an injury. Reed had already accumulated five targets in the first quarter alone. With superstar George Kittle already out with a knee injury, TE Ross Dwelley is the next man up.
With the Buffalo Bills at the goal line, two touchdowns to WR Stefon Diggs were called back on penalty. RB Devin Singletary was smothered. Josh Allen finds TE Lee Smith on fourth-and-goal for a touchdown.
With rookie RB Cam Akers inactive, Darrell Henderson saw each of the team's rushing attempts on the opening drive. He had four carries for 18 yards to start the game. Malcolm Brown is active today but had been listed with finger injury throughout the week. Brown was left off of the final injury report.