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Beanie Wells officially inactive for Sunday

Posted on: September 12, 2010 2:59 pm
Edited on: September 12, 2010 3:03 pm
 
Posted by Will Brinson

Beanie Wells, the Cardinals starting running back, is inactive for the team's game against the Rams on Sunday afternoon.

Wells had been considered "probably doubtful" (or some such term) for most of the week with a knee injury that's been called at times a "bruise" and at others a "sprain." Clearly the injury is worse than a "bruise" if he's being held out of the game, although the news that he won't play is hardly shocking.

It is pretty tough for the Cardinals, however, who will have to lean heavily on Tim Hightower ... or Derek Anderson. (So, yeah, Tim Hightower.)

Wells being out is also a tough blow for fantasy owners, who should have watched Fantasy Football Today (it starts at 11 AM every Sunday!) in order to figure out who to start instead of Wells.

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