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We're in the heart of do-or-die time in the Fantasy season, but the injury report remains populated with quite a few key names. There's one particularly prominent absence each at quarterback, running back and receiver this week, making an already challenging time of year even more of a puzzle for certain owners. Without further ado, let's tap into the latest news on the medical outlook for all the names that could make an impact on your Fantasy team's postseason fortunes:
The Eagles' Carson Wentz (back) will not play in Sunday night's game against the Rams after missing practice all week. Wentz was diagnosed with a fractured vertebrae following a CT scan Thursday, which came after his week began with a missed Wednesday practice due to what was termed as "soreness" at the time. Nick Foles, who started the first two games of the season when Wentz was in the final stages of recovery from last December's ACL tear, will be under center versus Los Angeles, a team he spent the 2015 season with. Foles completed 65.9 percent of his passes and threw for 451 yards with a touchdown and an interception in his two-game starting stint earlier this season. Eagles pass catchers see a downgrade with him under center, although it's not as