Monday Injury Report
on September 10, 2007 @ 16:00:00 PDT

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Atlanta Falcons
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Rod Coleman: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons DT Rod Coleman (knee, quadriceps) missed the team's practice Monday, Sept. 10. Coleman's knee surgery was not on his quadriceps, but on a knee injury he developed as a result of the quadriceps injury. He will likely be out until Week 4.
--FS Chris Crocker: D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons FS Chris Crocker (knee) missed practice Monday, Sept. 10.
Previous Updates
Offense
--RB Warrick Dunn: The Associated Press reports Atlanta Falcons RB Warrick Dunn (back) showed he still is not slowing down in his 11th year in the league. He rushed 22 times for 55 yards against the Minnesota Vikings during Week 1 while also adding 26 yards on four receptions.
--TE Alge Crumpler: Dan Levak, of AtlantaFalcons.com, reports Atlanta Falcons TE Alge Crumpler (undisclosed) was shaken up Week 1, but he was able to return to the game.

Baltimore Ravens
Current Updates
Offense
--OT Jonathan Ogden: The NFL Network reports Baltimore Ravens OT Jonathan Ogden (toe) is expected to start Week 1.
Defense
--LB Ray Lewis: ESPN reports Baltimore Ravens LB Ray Lewis (triceps) left the Week 1 game with a triceps injury. He had the injury wrapped and was able to return but is now headed for the team's locker room.

Buffalo Bills
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Kevin Everett: Updating an ongoing story, ESPNews reports Buffalo Bills TE Kevin Everett (neck) will likely be paralyzed for the rest of his life.
Defense
--LB Coy Wire: Buffalo Bills LB Coy Wire (knee) will miss three to five weeks because he suffered a MCL tear Week 1.
--CB Jason Webster: Buffalo Bills CB Jason Webster (forearm) will miss the rest of the season because he suffered a broken forearm Week 1.
--FS Ko Simpson: Buffalo Bills FS Ko Simpson (ankle) will miss the rest of the season because he suffered a broken ankle Week 1.
Previous Updates
Offense
--OL Aaron Merz: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports Buffalo Bills OL Aaron Merz (labrum) said he will have to rehabilitate for three to six months after he has surgery on his torn labrum.

Carolina Panthers
Current Updates
Defense
--SS Nate Salley: Carolina Panthers SS Nate Salley (knee) will have his status updated Wednesday, Sept. 12. Salley did not play Week 1.

Chicago Bears
Current Updates
Defense
--DL Dusty Dvoracek: The Chicago Bears announced they have placed DT Dusty Dvoracek (knee) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2007 season. Dvoracek suffered a ruptured ACL Week 1.
--SS Mike Brown: Updating a previous item, John Clayton, of ESPN.com, reports Chicago Bears SS Mike Brown's (knee) sprained knee injury suffered Week 1 could be season-ending. Brown will be evaluated Monday, Sept. 10.

Cincinnati Bengals
Current Updates
Offense
--C Eric Ghiaciuc: ESPN reports Cincinnati Bengals C Eric Ghiaciuc (head) suffered a head injury during the Week 1 game and is questionable to return.
Special Teams
--PK Shayne Graham: Cincinnati Bengals PK Shayne Graham (leg) has returned to the Week 1 game.
--P Kyle Larson: ESPN reports Cincinnati Bengals PK Shayne Graham (leg) left the team's Week 1 game with an apparent leg injury. He was replaced by P Kyle Larson.
Previous Updates
Offense
--WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh (knee) participated in practice Saturday, Sept. 8.
--OT Willie Anderson: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals OT Willie Anderson (heel) participated in practice Saturday, Sept. 8.
Defense
--CB Johnathan Joseph: Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals CB Johnathan Joseph (foot) participated in practice Saturday, Sept. 8.

Cleveland Browns
Current Updates
Defense
--LB Willie McGinest: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns LB Willie McGinest (back) will not play for at least a few more weeks. McGinest is not practicing with the team.
--CB Daven Holly: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns CB Daven Holly (concussion) sustained a concussion Week 1 and did not return to the game.
Special Teams
--P Dave Zastudil: Scott Petrak, of the Medina Gazette, reports Cleveland Browns P Dave Zastudil (back) is expected to play Week 2.

Dallas Cowboys
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Terry Glenn: Dallas Cowboys WR Terry Glenn (knee) will not play Week 2.
Defense
--DL Jason Ferguson: Dallas Cowboys NT Jason Ferguson (biceps) will have surgery to repair a torn biceps muscle Friday, Sept. 14.
--LB Greg Ellis: Dallas Cowboys LB Greg Ellis (Achilles') is hoping to practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.
--LB Kevin Burnett: Dallas Cowboys LB Kevin Burnett (ankle) only played on special teams Week 1. Head coach Wade Phillips expects Burnett to take snaps in the nickel package this week.
--CB Terence Newman: Dallas Cowboys CB Terence Newman (foot) warmed up before the game Week 1, but decided against playing.

Denver Broncos
Previous Updates
Defense
--CB Domonique Foxworth: Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports Denver Broncos CB Domonique Foxworth (ankle) left the teamís game early Sunday, Sept. 9, because of a sprained ankle.

Detroit Lions
Previous Updates
Offense
--RB T.J. Duckett: The Associated Press reports Detroit Lions RB T.J. Duckett (ankle) left the team's Week 1 game with a sprained ankle and did not return.
--RB Kevin Jones: Detroit Lions RB Kevin Jones (foot) is out for the Week 1 game.

Green Bay Packers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Brandon Jackson: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers RB Brandon Jackson (concussion) will start at running back Week 2.
--RB Vernand Morency: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers RB Vernand Morency (knee) may play Week 2 if he gets rid of the residual soreness in his knee. Morency will have to go through a hard practice and feel good the next day before he is cleared.
--RB Ryan Grant: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers RB Ryan Grant (hamstring) should be available for full duty Week 2.
--WR Donald Driver: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers WR Donald Driver (foot) looked fine Week 1, and should be full speed during practice this week. Driver should be able to play Week 2.
--WR Carlyle Holiday: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers WR Carlyle Holiday (knee) will likely be limited during practice this week and his status for Week 2 is unknown.
--WR Greg Jennings: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers WR Greg Jennings (hamstring) will not practice until Thursday, Sept. 13, but has a decent shot of playing Week 2.
--OL Tony Moll: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers OL Tony Moll (stinger) is likely a week or more away from playing in a game.
--OL Jason Spitz: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers OG Jason Spitz (calf) aggravated his calf injury Week 1, and his status for Week 2 is unknown.
Defense
--DL Mike Montgomery: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers DE Mike Montgomery (knee) is out for Week 2, and possibly a few more weeks.
--CB Al Harris: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers CB Al Harris (elbow) will likely be limited during practice this week, but is expected to play Week 2. Harris injured his elbow in the first half of Week 1, but came back in the second half with his elbow heavily taped.
--SS Aaron Rouse: Pete Dougherty, of the Green Bay Press Gazette, reports Green Bay Packers SS Aaron Rouseís (hamstring) status for Week 2 is unknown.
Previous Updates
Defense
--DL Cullen Jenkins: Packers.com reports Green Bay Packers DT Cullen Jenkins (calf) left the team's Week 1 game with a calf cramp. He will return to the game.

Houston Texans
Current Updates
Defense
--FS Jason Simmons: Len Pasquarelli, of ESPN.com, reports Houston Texans FS Jason Simmons (knee) will be placed on Injured Reserve after he tore the patella tendon of his left knee Week 1.

Indianapolis Colts
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Dylan Gandy: Indianapolis Colts OG Dylan Gandy (groin) should be able to play Week 2.
--OL Charlie Johnson: Indianapolis Colts OT Charlie Johnson (knee) will probably not play Week 2.
Defense
--LB Freddie Keiaho: Indianapolis Colts LB Freddie Keiaho (elbow) said he will be fine after dislocating his right elbow Week 1. Keiaho continued to play with the injury during the game and said he will be fine for Week 2, but the Colts may sit him out of the game.
--CB Tim Jennings: Indianapolis Colts CB Tim Jennings (knee) will probably not play Week 2.

Jacksonville Jaguars
Current Updates
Special Teams
--PK Josh Scobee: Adam Schefter, of the NFL Network, reports Jacksonville Jaguars PK Josh Scobee (quadriceps) is expected to miss six to eight weeks with an injured quadriceps.
Previous Updates
Special Teams
--P Adam Podlesh: Vic Ketchman, of Jaguars.com, reports Jacksonville Jaguars PK Josh Scobee (undisclosed) fell over while kicking before the team's Week 1 game. He has gone to the locker room. P Adam Podlesh is now doing the kicking in pregame.

Kansas City Chiefs
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Eddie Kennison: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs WR Eddie Kennison (hamstring) will not play Week 2. WR Dwayne Bowe will likely take Kennisonís spot.
--WR Dwayne Bowe: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs WR Eddie Kennison (hamstring) will not play Week 2. WR Dwayne Bowe will likely take Kennisonís spot.
Defense
--CB Patrick Surtain: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs CB Patrick Surtain (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury Week 1, and his status for Week 2 is unknown. If Surtain is unable to play, CB Benny Sapp would take his place.
--CB Benny Sapp: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs CB Patrick Surtain (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury Week 1, and his status for Week 2 is unknown. If Surtain is unable to play, CB Benny Sapp would take his place.
Previous Updates
Offense
--OT Damion McIntosh: Adam Teicher, of the Kansas City Star, reports Kansas City Chiefs OT Damion McIntosh (knee) left the teamís game Sunday, Sept. 9, early because of an injury. There is no word on whether he will return.

Miami Dolphins
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Jesse Chatman: Miami Dolphins RB Jesse Chatman (knee) will likely fully participate in practice this week and play Week 2. Chatman left the game because of a sprained knee Week 1, but later returned.
Defense
--DL Keith Traylor: Miami Dolphins DT Keith Traylor (ankle) shared snaps with DT Paul Soliai Week 1 because he was dealing with a sprained ankle. Traylor is expected to continue practicing and playing through the injury.
--LB Jason Taylor: Miami Dolphins DE Jason Taylor (quadriceps) was limping severely after the game Week 1 because of a strained quadriceps he suffered during the game. Taylor did play the second half of the game with the injury. Taylor will likely play Week 2 despite the injury, but it might affect his speed off the edge.
--SS Yeremiah Bell: The Sports Network reports Miami Dolphins S Yeremiah Bell (Achilles') will miss the rest of the 2007 season with a torn left Achilles' tendon. Head coach Cam Cameron would not say whether the injury was a partial or complete tear.

Minnesota Vikings
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Naufahu Tahi: Minnesota Vikings RB Naufahu Tahi (ankle) received treatment Monday, Sept. 10, for an ankle injury he suffered Week 1, but should be fine for Week 2.
--RB Chester Taylor: Minnesota Vikings RB Chester Taylor (oblique) was receiving treatment Monday, Sept. 10, for a strained oblique he suffered Week 1.
--FB Tony Richardson: Minnesota Vikings FB Tony Richardson (forearm) received treatment Monday, Sept. 10, for a bruised forearm he suffered Week 1, but should be fine for Week 2.
--WR Robert Ferguson: Minnesota Vikings WR Robert Fergusonís (ankle) status for Week 2 will be evaluated as the week progresses.
Defense
--FS Mike Doss: Minnesota Vikings FS Mike Dossí (calf) status for Week 2 will be evaluated in the next couple of days. Doss has begun running.

New England Patriots
Previous Updates
Offense
--RB Sammy Morris: Mike Reiss, of the Boston Globe, reports New England Patriots RB Sammy Morris (leg) was injured his leg during the teamís game Sunday, Sept. 9, but returned to the game.
--WR Randy Moss: Updating a previous item, ESPN's Sal Paolantonio reports New England Patriots WR Randy Moss (hamstring) will start the team's Week 1 game.
--TE David Thomas: Mike Reiss, of the Boston Globe, reports New England Patriots TE David Thomas (foot) will not play Week 1.
Defense
--DL Mike Wright: Mike Reiss, of the Boston Globe, reports New England Patriots DL Mike Wright (leg) will not play Week 1.
--FS Rashad Baker: Mike Reiss, of the Boston Globe, reports New England Patriots FS Rashad Baker (hand) will not play Week 1.

New Orleans Saints
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Mark Campbell: New Orleans Saints TE Mark Campbell (back) is considered questionable for the team's Week 2 game.

New York Giants
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Eli Manning: Chris Mortensen, of ESPN, reports New York Giants QB Eli Manning (shoulder) is expected to miss about a month due to a separated shoulder.
--RB Brandon Jacobs: ESPN.com reports New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs (knee) suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee Week 1, according to head coach Tom Coughlin. Jacobs will undergo further tests Monday, Sept. 10.
Defense
--DL Osi Umenyiora: ESPN.com reports initial X-rays performed on New York Giants DL Osi Umenyiora's (ankle) ankle showed no break. Further tests are expected to be done Monday, Sept. 10.
Special Teams
--HC Tom Coughlin: During his press conference, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin addressed a report that QB Eli Manning (shoulder) would be out for one month. Coughlin said, "I don't know where that report comes from. I don't know where supposedly the information was found. Mid-afternoon, I will say, this afternoon we got the report from our doctors that after having done the MRI and done all the testing. We are just going to have to see how it is. Whether he can practice and play on a daily basis. When he will be able to do the things he needs to be able to do. Quite frankly, if it is not possible this week then it will be another week. It is Monday [Sept. 10], he has tomorrow. Literally he has Wednesday [Sept. 12] even if he doesn't work Wednesday of full treatments. He will be in here two or three times tomorrow, he spends most of the day in here anyway, so we will continue to see what kind of progress can be made in a short amount of time with regard to his throwing motion."
Previous Updates
Offense
--QB Jared Lorenzen: NBC Sports reports New York Giants QB Eli Manning (shoulder) left the team's Week 1 game with an apparent shoulder injury. He was replaced by QB Jared Lorenzen.
Defense
--CB Kevin Dockery: NBC Sports reports New York Giants CB Kevin Dockery (ankle) left the team's Week 1 game with an ankle injury.

New York Jets
Current Updates
Offense
--OG Brandon Moore: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets OG Brandon Moore (shoulder) participated in the team's Week 1 game, but was removed in the fourth quarter. He is expected to play Week 2.
Defense
--CB Justin Miller: J.P. Pelzman, of the Bergen Record, reports New York Jets CB Justin Miller (hamstring) was benched during the team's Week 1 game for medical reasons, according to head coach Eric Mangini.
Previous Updates
Offense
--QB Chad Pennington: New York Jets head coach Eric Mangini said the team will take a look at QB Chad Pennington (ankle) to see where he is health wise. "We will be looking at Chad and obviously analyzing where he is. We will just have to see as we go," Mangini said.
--QB Kellen Clemens: New York Jets QB Chad Pennington (leg) left the team's Week 1 game with a right leg injury. He was replaced by QB Kellen Clemens.
--RB Thomas Jones: Updating a previous item, ESPN's Sal Paolantonio reports New York Jets RB Thomas Jones (calf) will start the team's Week 1 game.

Oakland Raiders
Current Updates
Offense
--QB Josh McCown: Steve Corkran, of MediaNews, reports Oakland Raiders QB Josh McCown (finger) suffered a sprained index finger on his right hand Week 1, but McCown said the injury is not serious.
--C Jeremy Newberry: Updating a previous item, Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders C Jeremy Newberry (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury Week 1.

Philadelphia Eagles
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Greg Lewis: Philadelphia Eagles WR Greg Lewis (hip) is considered day-to-day because of a hip injury he suffered Week 1.
Defense
--CB Lito Sheppard: The Associated Press reports Philadelphia Eagles CB Lito Sheppard (knee) is expected to miss at least the team's Week 2 game with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee. "I don't think he'll make it this week," head coach Andy Reid said.
--CB William James: Philadelphia Eagles CB William James (quadriceps) is considered day-to-day because of quadriceps injury he suffered Week 1. If James plays Week 2, he would be one of the starting cornerbacks replacing the injured CB Lito Sheppard (knee).
--CB Joselio Hanson: Philadelphia Eagles CB Joselio Hanson (concussion) is considered day-to-day because of a concussion he suffered Week 1. Hanson said he expects to play Week 2.

Seattle Seahawks
Current Updates
Offense
--WR D.J. Hackett: ESPNews reports Seattle Seahawks WR D.J. Hackett (ankle) is out indefinitely with an ankle injury.

St. Louis Rams
Current Updates
Offense
--WR Dante' Hall: During his press conference, St. Louis Rams head coach Scott Linehan said WR Dante' Hall (cramps) dealt with cramps during the team's Week 1, but he will be fine.
--OT Orlando Pace: Adam Caplan, for Scout.com, reports St. Louis Rams OT Orlando Pace (labrum) is expected to miss the rest of the season because of a torn labrum in his right shoulder.
Defense
--DL Victor Adeyanju: During his press conference, St. Louis Rams head coach Scott Linehan said DE Victor Adeyanju (knee) suffered a sprained left knee that got worse as the week went on last week. He missed the team's Week 1 game because of the injury. Adeyanju was feeling better Monday, Sept. 10, and he should be fine.
--LB Pisa Tinoisamoa: During his press conference, St. Louis Rams head coach Scott Linehan said LB Pisa Tinoisamoa (ankle) suffered a sprained ankle and will be day-to-day this week. The injury is not a high ankle sprain, and the team will know more as the week progresses.
Previous Updates
Offense
--WR Drew Bennett: St. Louis Rams WR Drew Bennett (quadriceps) will not play Week 1.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Current Updates
Offense
--RB Cadillac Williams: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Cadillac Williams (ribs) is considered day-to-day after bruising his ribs Week 1. Williams may miss Week 2 because of the injury.
--WR David Boston: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR David Boston (foot) is considered day-to-day after injuring his foot Week 1.
Defense
--CB Brian Kelly: Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Brian Kelly (groin) is considered day-to-day after straining his groin Week 1. Kelly may not play Week 2 because of the injury.
Previous Updates
Offense
--QB Jeff Garcia: The Associated Press reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jeff Garcia (undisclosed) needed to leave the field during the Week 1 game after taking a hit that dazed him. Garcia was able to return to the game. He finished 19-for-27 for 201 yards as the Buccaneers lost 20-6 to the Seattle Seahawks. He was sacked three times during the game and hit six other times.
Defense
--DL Patrick Chukwurah: Clare Farnsworth, of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Kevin Carter will replace DE Patrick Chukwurah (knee) in the lineup Week 1.
--DL Kevin Carter: Clare Farnsworth, of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Kevin Carter will replace DE Patrick Chukwurah (knee) in the lineup Week 1.

Tennessee Titans
Current Updates
Offense
--TE Casey Cramer: Jim Wyatt, of the Nashville Tennessean, reports Tennessee Titans TE Casey Cramer (knee) will likely be listed as questionable for Week 2 because of a knee sprain.

Washington Redskins
Current Updates
Offense
--OT Jon Jansen: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen (ankle) will have surgery later in the week to repair the fractured ankle he suffered Week 1. Jansen will be out for the rest of the season.
Defense
--DL Phillip Daniels: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins DE Phillip Daniels (foot) suffered a foot injury Week 1, but he is confident that he will practice this week and play Week 2.
--SS Pierson Prioleau: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Pierson Prioleau (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury Week 1, and his status for Week 2 is unknown.
--SS Vernon Fox: Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Vernon Fox (groin) is expected to play Week 2 after suffering a strained groin Week 1.
Previous Updates
Offense
--OT Stephon Heyer: The Associated Press reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen (ankle) was carted off the field during the teamís game Sunday, Sept. 9, because of a dislocated right ankle. Jensen was replaced by OT Stephon Heyer.

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