Post-game Injury Report - Week 20

by KFFL Staff on January 24, 2011 @ 16:51:27 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Jay Cutler | Chicago Bears | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith said QB Jay Cutler (knee) suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in the NFC Championship game, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

QB | Mark Sanchez | New York Jets | Injury, Fantasy
New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez (shoulder) said the doctors are optimistic about his shoulder injury and he does not expect to undergo surgery on the shoulder, reports Jenny Vrentas, of The Star-Ledger. Sanchez said he will meet with a few more doctors about his shoulder.


Wide Receiver

WR | Greg Jennings | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers WR Greg Jennings (knee) briefly left the NFC Championship game after suffering a bruised knee but was able to return to the game, reports Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com.

WR | Jerricho Cotchery | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets WR Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring) left the AFC Championship Game with a hamstring injury, but later returned, according to Jenny Vrentas, of The Star-Ledger.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Chad Clifton | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (neck) does not expect to miss any practice time leading up to the Super Bowl despite suffering a neck stinger in the NFC Championship game, reports Tom Silverstein, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Clifton did say he was sore and a little stiff Monday, Jan. 24, due to the injury.


Guard

OG | Brandon Moore | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets OG Brandon Moore (hip) said he will undergo hip surgery this offseason and may have to rehab for a few months, reports ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini. Moore said he has been putting off the surgery for a few years.


Center

OG | Maurkice Pouncey | Pittsburgh Steelers | Injury
Pittsburgh Steelers C Maurkice Pouncey (ankle) plans to play in Super Bowl XLV despite sustaining a high ankle sprain in the AFC Championship game, according to Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "I know in my heart that I'm playing in that game," Pouncey said. "I had the same injury before on my other ankle and I know how to attack it. I know how to approach things." The Steelers will likely hold Pouncey out of practice until they arrive in Dallas.


Linebacker

LB | Erik Walden | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers LB Erik Walden (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in the NFC Championship game and was not able to return to the game, reports Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com.


Strong Safety

SS | James Ihedigbo | New York Jets | Injury
New York Jets SS James Ihedigbo (knee) said he will not need surgery on the injured medial collateral ligament in his knee, reports Jenny Vrentas, of The Star-Ledger.

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