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Avery (groin) won't play Thursday against the Raiders, according to Adam Teicher of ESPN.com.

A.J. Jenkins won't play either, which sets the stage for the Chiefs' Week 12 receiving corps to be headed by Dwayne Bowe, who caught two passes for 18 yards this past Sunday, with the likes of Frankie Hammond and Junior Hemingway also potentially in the mix.

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Avery (groin) was a limited participant at Tuesday's practice, BJ Kissel of the Chiefs' website reports.

It's not clear how much work Avery was able to get in Tuesday, but he did more than he did the day before, when he was listed as a non-participant. Avery sat out last week despite getting in a few limited practices, so his status for this week's game remains in question despite him taking the field Tuesday.

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Avery (groin) is slated to be listed as a non-participant on Monday's practice report, according to Adam Teicher of ESPN.com.

The same applies to fellow wideout A.J. Jenkins, which initially doesn't bode well for either player's chances of returning to action Thursday against the Raiders.

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Avery, who is bouncing back from surgery to repair a sports hernia, won't play Sunday against the Seahawks, ESPN.com reports.

With A.J. Jenkins also out, Frankie Hammond is slated to start at wideout for the Chiefs on Sunday along with Dwayne Bowe.

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Avery (groin) remained limited at practice Thursday, the Chiefs' official site reports.

We'll revisit Avery's status Friday, but after missing practice to close last week and then being ruled out, the wideout appears to have a solid chance to suit up Sunday against the Seahawks.

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Avery (groin) was limited at practice Wednesday, the Kansas City Star reports.

Avery, who has missed five straight games since undergoing sports hernia surgery, appears to be inching toward a return to action, but we'd like to see him get a full and productive game in before recommending him as a fantasy option.

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Avery (groin) won't play Sunday against the Bills, according to Adam Teicher of ESPN.com.

The reports relays that Avery -- who had been limited at practice earlier in the week -- did not practice Friday, though it's unclear if his absence is indicative of a setback or a case of the team wanting to ease the wideout back into mix, given that he is coming off sports hernia surgery.

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Avery (groin) remained limited at practice Thursday, the Chiefs' official site reports.

Avery is bouncing back from what the Kansas City Star refers to as core muscle surgery, with his status for Sunday's game against the Bills yet to be clarified, though his practice participation suggests that he could suit up as soon as this weekend, after missing four straight games.

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Avery (groin) returned to a limited practice Wednesday, according to Adam Teicher of ESPN.com.

It remains to be seen if Avery will be able to play Sunday against the Bills, but his return to practice suggests that he is progressing toward a return to action after having last suited up for the Chiefs in Week 4.

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Avery (groin) could return to practice this week, according to Adam Teicher of ESPN.com.

Avery, who is bouncing back from sports hernia surgery, hasn't played since Week 4, but Monday's reports suggests that the wideout is trending in the right direction as Week 10's contest against the Bills approaches.