Post-game Injury Report - Week 2

by KFFL Staff on September 20, 2009 @ 22:52:27 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Kyle Orton | Denver Broncos | Injury News, Fantasy
CBSSports.com reports Denver Broncos QB Kyle Orton (finger) decided to wear a glove to protect his right index finger again Week 2. Orton said he is hoping to lose the glove for the team's Week 3 game.

QB | Matt Hasselbeck | Seattle Seahawks | Injury News, Fantasy
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Seattle Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck (ribs) has been discharged from a San Francisco hospital and was allowed to return to Seattle with the team. Hasselbeck likely would not have been allowed to return with the team if he were seriously hurt.

QB | Marc Bulger | St. Louis Rams | Injury News, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams QB Marc Bulger (back) was shaken up Sunday, Sept. 20, after taking a hard hit. He got up off the field holding his lower back.


Running Back

RB | Marion Barber III | Dallas Cowboys | Injury News, Fantasy
Chris Mascaro, of Newsday, reports Dallas Cowboys RB Marion Barber III (quadriceps) left the team's Week 2 game with a quadriceps strain.

RB | Cedric Benson | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury News, Fantasy
Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals RB Cedric Benson (ankle) said he suffered a slight ankle sprain in the first quarter of the team's Week 2 game, but he indicated he would be fine.

RB | Brian Westbrook | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury News, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, The Associated Press reports Philadelphia Eagles RB Brian Westbrook (ankle) hopes to play in Week 3 after spraining his right ankle Sunday, Sept. 20. Westbrook underwent surgery on his right ankle to remove scar tissue and bone fragments in June.

RB | Glen Coffee | San Francisco 49ers | Injury News
CBSSports.com reports San Francisco 49ers RB Glen Coffee (hip) had a right hip pointer, OG David Baas (ankle) had a right ankle sprain and LB Marques Harris (toe) had a right toe contusion during the team's Week 2 game. Head coach Mike Singletary said he does not believe any of the injuries are serious and expects everyone to be good to go for next week.

RB | Frank Gore | San Francisco 49ers | Injury News, Fantasy
The Associated Press reports San Francisco 49ers RB Frank Gore (ankle) had 16 carries for 207 yards with two touchdowns during the team's Week 2 game. Gore also caught five passes for 39 yards. He had touchdown runs of 79 and a career-high 80 yards in the game.

RB | Jerious Norwood | Atlanta Falcons | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Atlanta Falcons RB Jerious Norwood (head) suffered a blow to the head Week 2 and did not return.

RB | LaDainian Tomlinson | San Diego Chargers | Injury News, Fantasy
CBS Sports reports San Diego Chargers RB LaDainian Tomlinson (ankle) is no longer wearing a walking boot on his injured ankle.

RB | Mike Bell | New Orleans Saints | Injury News, Fantasy
Updating a previous item, Adam Caplan, of Scout.com, reports New Orleans Saints RB Mike Bell (knee) might have an MCL sprain, according to a league source. He is scheduled to undergo an MRI Monday, Sept. 21.


Fullback

FB | Brad Hoover | Carolina Panthers | Injury News
Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill Herald, reports Carolina Panthers FB Brad Hoover (back) said his back "locked up on him" during the team's Week 2 game.


Wide Receiver

WR | Domenik Hixon | New York Giants | Injury News
Mike Garafolo, of the Star-Ledger, reports New York Giants WR Domenik Hixon (knee) left the team's Week 2 game in the first half with a knee injury and did not return.

WR | Troy Williamson | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox (concussion) and WR Troy Williamson (shoulder) left the team's Week 2 game and did not return.

WR | Lance Moore | New Orleans Saints | Injury News, Fantasy
Doug Tatum, of The New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints WR Lance Moore (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury Sunday, Sept. 20, against the Philadelphia Eagles. He is not going to return to the game.

WR | Steve Smith | Carolina Panthers | Injury News, Fantasy
Darin Gantt, of The Rock Hill Herald, reports Carolina Panthers WR Steve Smith (undisclosed) went down hard at the end of the first half Sunday, Sept. 20. He was screaming as he went down. Smith opted not to be taken off on a cart, instead he left the field with trainers. His status for the second half of the game is not currently known.

WR | Kenny Britt | Tennessee Titans | Injury News
Tennessee Titans WR Kenny Britt (head) took a nasty helmet-to-helmet hit out of bounds during the team's game Sunday, Sept. 20. He stayed on the ground briefly before getting up and leaving the field under his own power.


Tight End

TE | Shawn Nelson | Buffalo Bills | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Buffalo Bills TE Shawn Nelson (shoulder) left the team's Week 2 game with a shoulder injury and will not return.


Punter

P | Craig Hentrich | Tennessee Titans | Injury News
Updating a previous item, CBSSports.com reports Tennessee Titans P Craig Hentrich (calf) suffered a pulled calf muscle during the team's Week 2 game. It is not known how long he will be sidelined.


Offensive Guard

OG | Chester Pitts | Houston Texans | Injury News
CBSSports.com reports Houston Texans OG Chester Pitts (knee) suffered a right knee sprain during the team's Week 2 game.

OG | David Baas | San Francisco 49ers | Injury News
CBSSports.com reports San Francisco 49ers RB Glen Coffee (hip) had a right hip pointer, OG David Baas (ankle) had a right ankle sprain and LB Marques Harris (toe) had a right toe contusion during the team's Week 2 game. Head coach Mike Singletary said he does not believe any of the injuries are serious and expects everyone to be good to go for next week.

OG | Robert Gallery | Oakland Raiders | Injury News
Bill Williamson, of ESPN.com, reports Oakland Raiders OG Robert Gallery (fibula) has a broken fibula, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. He will likely be out for at least a month.

OG | Floyd Womack | Cleveland Browns | Injury News
ClevelandBrowns.com reports Cleveland Browns OG Floyd Womack (ankle) left the team's Week 2 game with an ankle injury and is questionable to return.

OG | Randy Thomas | Washington Redskins | Injury News
Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins RT Randy Thomas (triceps) has a torn right triceps and Thomas is telling people he is out for the season.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Sean Locklear | Seattle Seahawks | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Seattle Seahawks OT Sean Locklear (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during the team's Week 2 game and did not return.

OT | Chad Clifton | Green Bay Packers | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during the team's Week 2 game and had to be carted off. Head coach Mike McCarthy called the injury a sprain after the game.

OT | Brad Butler | Buffalo Bills | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Buffalo Bills OT Brad Butler (knee) was carted to the team's locker room with a knee injury he suffered Week 2.

OT | Levi Brown | Arizona Cardinals | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Arizona Cardinals OT Levi Brown (ankle) left the team's Week 2 game with a sprained left ankle, but he was able to return.


Defensive Line

DL | Alex Brown | Chicago Bears | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Chicago Bears DE Alex Brown (ankle) left the team's Week 2 game with a sprained left ankle.

DL | Justin Tuck | New York Giants | Injury News
NBC Sports reports New York Giants DE Justin Tuck (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury during the team's Week 2 game. His left shoulder is in a sling and he will not return to the game. X-rays on Tuck's shoulder were negative, but he is scheduled to undergo an MRI Monday, Sept. 21.

DL | Peria Jerry | Atlanta Falcons | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Atlanta Falcons DT Peria Jerry (knee) was carted to the team's training room with an apparent left knee injury Week 2. The team did not reveal how serious the injury is.

DL | Louis Leonard | Carolina Panthers | Injury News
Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill Herald, reports Carolina Panthers DT Louis Leonard (ankle) was on crutches after the team's Week 2 game.

DL | Roy Miller | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury News
Buccaneers.com reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DT Roy Miller (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during the team's Week 2 game and is questionable to return.


Linebacker

LB | Shaun Phillips | San Diego Chargers | Injury News
The Associated Press reports San Diego Chargers LB Shaun Phillips (groin) suffered a groin injury during the team's Week 2 game.

LB | Shawne Merriman | San Diego Chargers | Injury News, Fantasy
The Associated Press reports San Diego Chargers LB Shawne Merriman (groin) suffered a groin injury during the team's Week 2 game.

LB | Ernie Sims | Detroit Lions | Injury News
Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions LB Ernie Sims (shoulder) left the team's Week 2 game with a shoulder injury. Head coach Jim Schwartz said Sims is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam.

LB | Na'il Diggs | Carolina Panthers | Injury News
Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill Herald, reports Carolina Panthers LB Na'il Diggs (ribs) said he suffered bruised ribs during the team's Week 2 game.


Cornerback

CB | Lito Sheppard | New York Jets | Injury News
CBSSports.com reports New York Jets CB Donald Strickland (ankle) and CB Lito Sheppard (quadriceps) were injured during the team's Week 2 game.

CB | Leodis McKelvin | Buffalo Bills | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Buffalo Bills CB Leodis McKelvin (ankle) left the team's Week 2 game with an ankle injury and will not return.


Free Safety

FS | Madieu Williams | Minnesota Vikings | Injury News
CBSSports.com reports Minnesota Vikings S Madieu Williams (undisclosed) left the team's Week 2 game with an undisclosed injury.

FS | Nick Collins | Green Bay Packers | Injury News
The Associated Press reports Green Bay Packers S Nick Collins (shoulder) left the team's Week 2 game with a shoulder injury after colliding with DL Johnny Jolly.

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