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Rivers did not record a tackle or any other noteworthy stat in Sunday's win against the Vikings and only saw the field for seven defensive snaps.

It looks like rookie Preston Brown has overtaken Rivers for a starting outside linebacker job now that everyone is healthy. With just 16 tackles and no sacks on the season, Rivers is not worth owning in IDP formats.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 4 Months

Rivers (groin) is not included on the Bills' inactive list in advance of Sunday's game versus the Texans.

Rivers was limited during practice this week, but nonetheless, the veteran will be able to suit up Sunday to make his first appearance since Week 1. However, with rookie Preston Brown impressing lately, Rivers may be afforded some rest opportunities throughout Sunday's game in Houston.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 4 Months

Rivers (groin) participated on a limited basis Friday but is listed as probable for Sunday's game in Houston, ESPN's Mike Rodak reports.

With Preston Brown playing so well, Rivers may not be in for a full workload even if he's close to 100 percent and the Bills gave him the start, neither of which is set in stone yet. We'd avoid him for this one if you're looking for IDP help.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 4 Months

Rivers (groin) was limited at practice Wednesday, reports.

That said, the reports suggests that Rivers seems likely to be available Sunday against Houston, barring any setbacks as the week continues.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 4 Months

Rivers (groin) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Chargers.

It sounds like Preston Brown will start in his place.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 4 Months

Rivers practiced on a limited basis for the third straight day Friday but is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Chargers.

It sounds like rookie Preston Brown, who subbed in for an injured Rivers last week and performed quite capable, will continue to start while Rivers heals up.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 5 Months

Rivers (groin), who missed Sunday's win over Miami, returned to practice Wednesday but on a limited basis.

With rookie Preston Brown playing so well the Bills don't need to rush Rivers back into action, though his return gives the team more depth no matter whom they decide to roll as starters, though we've heard no word of Rivers losing his starting spot once he's healthy. Rivers had four tackles in the season-opening win.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 5 Months

Rivers (groin) is expected to miss at least two games, according to

The report suggests that Rivers, who did not practice Wednesday or Thursday, likely fits into the week-to-week category, which sets the stage for the Bills to go with a linebacking unit of Nigel Bradham, Brandon Spikes and rookie Preston Brown while Rivers is hurting.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 5 Months

Rivers (groin) is not practicing Thursday, Joe Buscaglia of WGR Radio reports.

Rivers missed practice Wednesday as well, so it's starting to look like the Bills may roll with a linebackers crew of Nigel Bradham, Brandon Spikes, and rookie Preston Brown when they take on the Dolphins on Sunday.

Keith Rivers LB BUF 5 Months

Rivers, who suffered a groin injury during Sunday's win at Chicago, did not practice Wednesday, ESPN's Mike Rodak reports.

Rivers starts at outside linebacker, though with fellow starter Nigel Bradham returning this week after being suspended in Week 1, the Bills wouldn't be too depleted at linebacker if Rivers has to miss a week. Rookie Preston Brown performed quite capably in Bradham's Week 1 absence, so one would think they'd just move him over to Rivers' spot if needed.