Post-game Injury Report - Week 6

by KFFL Staff on October 18, 2010 @ 12:07:47 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Michael Vick | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said QB Kevin Kolb likely will start in Week 7 because QB Michael Vick (rib) is not healthy enough to play at this time, reports the Philadelphia Daily News.

QB | Shaun Hill | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions QB Shaun Hill (forearm) will probably have screws inserted into his broken forearm and have it braced, reports The Detroit News' Chris McCosky. Hill said the broken forearm won't sideline him for an extended period. It'll likely come down to a matter of how much pain he can endure. The Lions won't likely bring in another quarterback.

QB | Tony Romo | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo (thumb) injured the thumb on his non-throwing hand during the team's Week 6 game, and is scheduled to undergo X-rays on the injury Monday, Oct. 18, reports David Moore, of The Dallas Morning News. Romo does not believe the injury is serious.

QB | Jason Campbell | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders QB Jason Campbell (knee) said during a television interview following Week 6 that he suffered a knee injury in the game and would undergo an MRI Monday, Oct. 18, according to Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers.

QB | Matthew Stafford | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford (shoulder) is expected to start in Week 8 as long as he does not suffer any setback, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. The Lions have a bye in Week 7.


Running Back

RB | Kareem Huggins | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Kareem Huggins (knee) suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury in Week 6 and will miss the rest of the season, reports Buccaneers.com.

RB | Joseph Addai | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Joseph Addai (undisclosed) had to be helped off the field by the team's training staff during Week 6 against the Washington Redskins. Addai took a hard hit and fumbled the football before staying on the field for several minutes.


Fullback

FB | Peyton Hillis | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns RB Peyton Hillis (quadriceps) said his pulled quadriceps felt OK during the team's Week 6 game, reports The Cleveland Plain Dealer's Mary Kay Cabot.

FB | Earnest Graham | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Earnest Graham (hamstring) tweaked his hamstring in the team's Week 6 against the New Orleans Saints and his return was questionable, reports CBSSports.com.


Wide Receiver

WR | DeSean Jackson | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury, Fantasy
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said it would be a stretch for WR DeSean Jackson (concussion) to be ready for the team's Week 7 game, reports Jordan Raanan, of CSNPhilly.com.

WR | Pierre Garcon | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts WR Pierre Garcon (finger) injured his left ring finger in the first half of Week 6, but he is confident he will be fine, according to CBSSports.com. "I'll get some painkillers and try to wait and see how it feels. I'm going to take it day by day," Garcon said. "It will be alright."

WR | Malcom Floyd | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, San Diego Chargers WR Malcom Floyd (hamstring) was not able to play during the fourth quarter of a Week 6 loss to the St. Louis Rams, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune.

WR | Julian Edelman | New England Patriots | Injury
New England Patriots WR Julian Edelman (head) suffered a head injury in Week 6 against the Baltimore Ravens, according to The Associated Press.

WR | Eddie Royal | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Denver Broncos WR Eddie Royal (groin) suffered a groin injury in Week 6 and is questionable to return to the game, reports DenverBroncos.com.

WR | Matt Willis | Denver Broncos | Injury
Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (foot) suffered a foot injury in the team's Week 6 game against the New York Jets, and will not return to the game, reports DenverBroncos.com.

WR | Mardy Gilyard | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams WR Mardy Gilyard (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury in the team's Week 6 against the San Diego Chargers and his return was questionable, reports CBSSports.com.


Tight End

TE | Vernon Davis | San Francisco 49ers | Injury, Fantasy
San Francisco 49ers TE Vernon Davis (knee) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on the knee he injured in the team's Week 6 game, reports Matt Barrows, of the Sacramento Bee.

TE | Chris Cooley | Washington Redskins | Injury, Fantasy
Washington Redskins TE Chris Cooley (concussion) suffered a concussion during Week 6 against the Indianapolis Colts. According to NBC Sports, he will not return to the game.

TE | Antonio Gates | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Chargers TE Antonio Gates (ankle) had a protective boot on his injured left ankle following the team's Week 6 loss to the St. Louis Rams, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune. Gates rolled his ankle twice during the game. "I couldn't put any pressure on it," he said following the game. Gates will undergo further tests and his 85-game start streak could be in jeopardy.


Place Kicker

PK | Nate Kaeding | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Chargers PK Nate Kaeding (groin) tweaked his groin before the team's Week 6 loss to the St. Louis Rams, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune. He hit a 41-yard field goal early in the game, but missed a 49-yard attempt when he slipped on the field.


Punter

P | Jon Ryan | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks P Jon Ryan (rib) suffered a rib injury in Week 6 against the Chicago Bears but appeared to be fine in the locker room after the game, according to Eric Williams, of The Tacoma News Tribune.


Guard

OG | Kyle Kosier | Dallas Cowboys | Injury
Dallas Cowboys OG Kyle Kosier (Achilles') could miss two to three weeks because of an Achilles' tendon injury, reports Todd Archer, of The Dallas Morning News.

OG | Chris Kemoeatu | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers C Doug Legursky (knee), OG Chris Kemoeatu (undisclosed) and DE Nick Eason (undisclosed) all suffered injuries during the team's Week 6 game but were able to return later in the game, reports Chuck Finder, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.


Defensive Line

DL | Mathias Kiwanuka | New York Giants | Injury
New York Giants DE Mathias Kiwanuka (neck) said he will get a second opinion on his neck injury this week and hopes to get more concrete news on when he can return, reports Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News.

DL | Brett Keisel | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury in Week 6, and head coach Mike Tomlin said the injury could be an issue moving forward, reports Chuck Finder, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

DL | Dexter Davis | Seattle Seahawks | Injury
Seattle Seahawks DE Dexter Davis (hamstring) and CB Kelly Jennings (hamstring) both suffered hamstring injuries in Week 6 against the Chicago Bears, according to Eric Williams, of The Tacoma News Tribune.


Linebacker

LB | Karlos Dansby | Miami Dolphins | Injury
Miami Dolphins LB Karlos Dansby (knee) said he hyper extended his knee in the team's Week 6 game and did not suffer any serious damage, reports Armando Salguero, of The Miami Herald. Dansby said his knee was fine after the game.

LB | Brady Poppinga | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers LB Brady Poppinga (knee) is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday, Oct. 19, according to Packers.com. Poppinga's timetable to return will not be known until after the surgery.

LB | Zack Follett | Detroit Lions | Injury
The Detroit Lions have announced LB Zack Follett (neck) underwent an MRI and CT scan at a hospital Sunday, Oct. 17, but both came back negative. Follett has feeling and movement in all of his extremities.

LB | Perry Riley | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins LB Perry Riley (foot) suffered a foot sprain in the team's Week 6 game and is questionable to return, reports The Washington Post.

LB | DeAndre Levy | Detroit Lions | Injury
Detroit Lions LB DeAndre Levy (ankle) is expected to be ready to play in Week 8, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. The Lions have a bye in Week 7.

LB | DeMeco Ryans | Houston Texans | Injury
Updating previous reports, Houston Texans LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn Achilles' tendon in Week 6, reports Frank Tadych, of NFL.com.


Cornerback

CB | Zackary Bowman | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears CB Zackary Bowman (foot) suffered a foot injury in the team's Week 6 game against the Seattle Seahawks, reports CBSSports.com.


Strong Safety

SS | Jarrad Page | New England Patriots | Injury
New England Patriots SS Jarrad Page (calf) suffered a calf injury in Week 6 against the Baltimore Ravens and is questionable to return to the game, reports Ian Rapoport, of the Boston Globe.


Free Safety

FS | Husain Abdullah | Minnesota Vikings | Injury
Minnesota Vikings FS Husain Abdullah (concussion) suffered an apparent concussion in the team's Week 6 game, reports the Minneapolis Star Tribune's Chip Scoggins.

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