2023 NFL playoff injury report: Bengals rule out two offensive linemen vs. Bills in the divisional round

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The divisional playoffs have arrived in the NFL with four of the most exciting games of the season. Most of the teams are battling injuries, but players have to be seriously injured to miss a game at this time of year.

The Cincinnati Bengals are the lone team with serious concerns with two more serious injuries on the offensive line, meaning three of their five starters will be out Sunday. As for the rest of the teams remaining, the injury reports are as thin as they can get this late in the season.

Here is the final injury report for the divisional round (all odds from Caesars Sportsbook).

Lawrence has been questionable since the first week of December with the sprained toe, but has not missed any games. The only player who is questionable to be inactive is Pryor, and he has been inactive all year.

Hardman has missed 10 straight games for the Chiefs and has been inactive since Week 9. He did not practice all week.

Ojulari has indicated he will try to play for the Giants, but New York will find out Saturday night how effective he will be. The Giants are otherwise healthy heading into the playoffs.

The Eagles didn’t have Jalen Hurts on the injury report all week, so he’s ready to go. Maddox is the only starter who will miss the game with the toe injury that has kept him out since Week 16.

No surprise the Bengals are without Cappa (starting right guard) and Williams (starting left tackle), as both were rated week-to-week. Cincinnati will be down both its starting tackles and starting right guard, and is expected to start Jackson Carman for Williams and Hakeem Adeniji at right tackle for La’el Collins, who is on injured reserve. Max Scharping starts for Cappa.

Jones and Phillips were limited and their statuses will be playing time decisions. Jordan Poyer (knee) was not listed on the injury report and was a full participant Friday.

Dallas had a walkthrough on Friday, but Peters won’t play this week anyway. Tyler Smith is expected to move back to left tackle and Connor McGovern will move to left guard when Smith moves over. Tyron Smith will play right tackle. Kearse says he is “playing 100%”.

The 49ers have no questionable players on Sunday, as this is the healthiest they’ve been in weeks. Thomas is a valuable depth piece at cornerback, but he was also out of practice all week.

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