Post-game Injury Report - Week 2

by KFFL Staff on September 20, 2010 @ 11:02:29 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Jake Delhomme | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns QB Jake Delhomme (ankle) is considered week-to-week because of his ankle injury and there is no guarantee he will be ready for Week 3, a source told The Cleveland Plain Dealer's Mary Kay Cabot.

QB | Dennis Dixon | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury, Free Agents
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he is unsure who will start for the team at quarterback in Week 3, according to John Harris, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "I don't know who is going to play quarterback. I know it won't be me. I'm not good enough," Tomlin said. QB Charlie Batch replaced an injured QB Dennis Dixon (knee) in Week 2. The Steelers are also expected to re-sign free-agent QB Byron Leftwich Monday, Sept. 20.

QB | Kevin Kolb | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said QB Kevin Kolb (concussion) likely will start in Week 3 if he does not suffer any setbacks, reports ESPN.com.

QB | Shaun Hill | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions QB Shaun Hill (leg) was limping around in the fourth quarter of the team's Week 2 game but remained in the game.


Running Back

RB | Ryan Mathews | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews (ankle) has returned to the sidelines and could return to the game if he is needed, reports NFL Network's Scott Hanson.

RB | Michael Turner | Atlanta Falcons | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons RB Michael Turner's (groin) groin injury is not believed to be serious and the team decided to keep him out because of the score of the game, reports NFL Network's Jason La Canfora.

RB | Jerious Norwood | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons RB Jerious Norwood (knee) suffered a knee injury in Week 2 and is considered questionable to return to the game, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.


Wide Receiver

WR | Steve Smith | Carolina Panthers | Injury, Fantasy
Carolina Panthers WR Steve Smith (wrist) escaped serious injury when X-rays revealed no broken bones after he injured his left wrist on the final play of Week 2, according to Darin Gantt, of the Charlotte Observer. Smith walked off the field wincing. Smith broke the same wrist twice in the past nine months.

WR | Andre Johnson | Houston Texans | Injury, Fantasy
Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson (ankle) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on the ankle he injured during Week 2, according to The Associated Press.

WR | Nate Burleson | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions WR Nate Burleson (ankle) injured his ankle in Week 2, reports The Associated Press.

WR | Brad Smith | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets WR Brad Smith (jaw) left the team's Week 2 game because of a jaw injury and his return is questionable, reports Manish Mehta, of the New York Daily News.

WR | Wes Welker | New England Patriots | Injury, Fantasy
New England Patriots WR Wes Welker (head) went to the sidelines after receiving a helmet-to-helmet hit in Week 2 but was able to return to the game, reports Shalise Manza Young, of The Boston Globe. The Patriots medical staff did administer concussion tests on Welker on the sidelines.


Tight End

TE | Jason Witten | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys TE Jason Witten (head) was diagnosed with a concussion in the fourth quarter of the team's Week 2 game, according to Todd Archer, of The Dallas Morning News. His status for Week 3 is unknown.

TE | Evan Moore | Cleveland Browns | Injury
Cleveland Browns TE Evan Moore (head) suffered a head injury during the team's Week 2 game and did not return, according to The Associated Press.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Trent Williams | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins OT Trent Williams (knee) suffered a sprained knee in the team's Week 2 game, according to Chris Russell, of ESPN-980.


Defensive Line

DL | Robaire Smith | Cleveland Browns | Injury
Cleveland Browns DE Robaire Smith (ankle) injured his left ankle in Week 2 but was able to return to the game, according to The Cleveland Plain Dealer's Mary Kay Cabot.

DL | Brandon Graham | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said DE Brandon Graham (shoulder) should be fine after suffering a shoulder strain in Week 2, reports Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News.

DL | Justin Tuck | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants DL Justin Tuck (neck) left the team's Week 2 game briefly with what appeared to be a neck injury, according to Ralph Vacchiano and Kevin Armstrong, of the New York Daily News.

DL | B.J. Raji | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers LB Brad Jones (knee), DT B.J. Raji (knee) and FS Nick Collins (hip) suffered injuries in Week 2, but head coach Mike McCarthy does not think the injuries are serious, according to The Associated Press.

DL | Frostee Rucker | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals DE Frostee Rucker (back) suffered a back injury in Week 2 but is probable to return, reports Bengals.com.

DL | Osi Umenyiora | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants DE Osi Umenyiora (knee) will be able to play in Week 2, according to ESPN's Sal Paolantonio.


Linebacker

LB | Tavares Gooden | Baltimore Ravens | Injury
Baltimore Ravens LB Tavares Gooden (shoulder) suffered a left shoulder injury in Week 2 and will undergo an MRI Monday, Sept. 20, according to Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

LB | Ben Leber | Minnesota Vikings | Injury
Minnesota Vikings LB Ben Leber (back) suffered a back injury in Week 2 and did not return to the game, according to Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

LB | Jason Taylor | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets LB Jason Taylor (elbow) is scheduled to undergo an MRI after suffering what appears to be a hyperextended elbow in Week 2, a source told Manish Mehta, of New York Daily News.

LB | LeRoy Hill | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks LB LeRoy Hill (calf) suffered a calf injury in Week 2 and did not return to the game, reports Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune.

LB | Stewart Bradley | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said LB Stewart Bradley (concussion) will start in Week 3, according to Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

LB | Kaluka Maiava | Cleveland Browns | Injury
Cleveland Browns LB Kaluka Maiava (leg) limped off the field in Week 2 after suffering a right leg injury, reports Mary Kay Cabot, of The Cleveland Plain Dealer.


Cornerback

CB | Darrelle Revis | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets CB Darrelle Revis (hamstring) will likely miss at least one game with a pulled hamstring, according to Rich Cimini, of ESPNNewYork.com.

CB | Mike Jenkins | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys CB Mike Jenkins (knee) will have an MRI Monday, Sept. 20, according to Todd Archer, of The Dallas Morning News. Owner and general manager Jerry Jones said the examination on Jenkins' knee after the team's Week 2 game went well, which means there does not appear to be a significant injury.

CB | Adam Jones | Cincinnati Bengals | Injury
Cincinnati Bengals CB Adam Jones (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury in Week 2 and is questionable to return, reports Bengals.com.

CB | Chris Owens | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons CB Chris Owens (thigh) suffered a thigh injury in Week 2 and has left the game, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's D. Orlando Ledbetter.


Free Safety

FS | Kenny Phillips | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants FS Kenny Phillips (head) left the team's Week 2 game with a head injury but would later return, according to Ralph Vacchiano and Kevin Armstrong, of the New York Daily News.

FS | Craig Dahl | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams FS Craig Dahl (concussion) suffered a concussion in the team's Week 2 game, reports The Associated Press.

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