The Rams will definitely miss Danny Amendola. (AP)St. Louis Rams wide receiver Danny Amendola will return to the lineup on Sunday. Amendola has not played since spraining an SC joint while laying out in attempt to haul in a 22-yard pass against the Arizona Cardinals on Oct. 4. The injury was expected to keep Amendola, a restricted free agent, out six weeks, but he nearly returned for the Rams' 45-7 loss to the New England Patriots in London, England on Oct. 28.
Even though Amendola has missed the last three games, he still leads the Rams with 32 receptions, 395 receiving yards and his two touchdowns are tied with Brandon Gibson and Chris Givens for the team lead.
The Rams will also get left tackle Rodger Saffold back in action. The 2011 second round pick has missed the last six games with a knee injury. Inactive for the Rams are Givens and fellow rookie Janoris Jenkins, both for violating team rules, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispath reports.
New York Jets at Seattle Seahawks
NY Jets: QB Greg McElroy, RB Joe McKnight, TE Hayden Smith, G Hayworth Hicks, G Caleb Schlauderaff, NT Kenrick Ellis, LB Aaron Maybin
Seattle: G James Carpenter, G Mike Person, DT Clinton McDonald, DT Greg Scruggs, LB K.J. Wright, CB Walter Thurmond, S Winston Guy
Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles
Dallas: RB DeMarco Murray, OC Phil Costa, C/G David Arkin, DE Sean Lissemore, LB Dan Connor, CB Mike Jenkins, S Matt Johnson
Philadelphia: QB Trent Edwards, RB Chris Polk, WR Mardy Gilyard, OT Nate Menkin, G Danny Watkins, DE Phillip Hunt, DE Vinny Curry
St. Louis Rams at San Francisco 49ers
St. Louis: QB Austin Davis, WR Chris Givens, OT Chris Williams, DE Eugene Sims, CB Janoris Jenkins, S Darian Stewart
*-The Rams released defensive tackle Kellen Heard, therefore are only required to have six inactive players.
San Francisco: QB Scott Tolzien, RB Brandon Jacobs, RB LaMichael James, WR A.J. Jenkins, G Joe Looney, NT Ian Williams, S Trenton Robinson
Fantasy football advice on Yahoo! Sports:
Other popular content on the Yahoo! network:
• Celebrate potential new No. 1 standing? Not Kansas State
• Noah Vonleh signing has IU challenging Kentucky in recruiting wars
• Jon Gruden to the Eagles: Foregone conclusion or Philadelphia tease?
• Y! News: Sandy tent city feels like a prison