Post-game Injury Report - Week 5

by KFFL Staff on October 11, 2010 @ 12:07:15 PDT

 



Quarterback

QB | Bruce Gradkowski | Oakland Raiders | Injury
Oakland Raiders QB Bruce Gradkowski (shoulder) tried to return to the team's Week 5 game after injuring his shoulder earlier in the game, but was taken out after three plays because of ineffectiveness, reports Vittorio Tafur, of the San Francisco Chronicle.

QB | Seneca Wallace | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Cleveland Browns QB Seneca Wallace (ankle) has a high ankle sprain but will not be ruled out for Week 6, a source told Tony Grossi, of The Cleveland Plain Dealer. Wallace will undergo an aggressive rehabilitation program this week to try to get ready for the game.

QB | Aaron Rodgers | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (concussion) will miss practice time this week and could miss Week 6, reports Mike Vandermause, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Rodgers will need to undergo the concussion protocol before being considered to play.

QB | Jake Delhomme | Cleveland Browns | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Cleveland Browns QB Jake Delhomme (ankle) is scheduled to undergo an MRI Monday, Oct. 11, and could miss an extended period of time with his ankle injury, reports Mary Kay Kabot, of The Cleveland Plain Dealer.

QB | Jason Campbell | Oakland Raiders | Injury, Fantasy
Oakland Raiders QB Bruce Gradkowski (undisclosed) suffered an undisclosed injury in Week 5 and has been replaced by QB Jason Campbell, reports Raiders.com.


Running Back

RB | Ryan Mathews | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews (ankle) should return to the starting lineup as soon as he is able to put in a full week of practice, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune's Kevin Acee.

RB | Joseph Addai | Indianapolis Colts | Injury, Fantasy
Indianapolis Colts RB Joseph Addai (shoulder) left the team's Week 5 game against the Kansas City Chiefs after suffering a shoulder injury, reports Frank Tadych, of NFL.com.

RB | Maurice Jones-Drew | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew (wrist) injured his wrist in Week 5 against the Buffalo Bills but was able to return to the game, reports Jaguars.com.


Wide Receiver

WR | Legedu Naanee | San Diego Chargers | Injury, Fantasy
San Diego Chargers WR Legedu Naanee (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury in the first half of Week 5 and did not return to the game, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune's Kevin Acee.

WR | Mark Clayton | St. Louis Rams | Injury, Fantasy
St. Louis Rams WR Mark Clayton (knee) suffered a torn patella tendon in his right knee in Week 5, according to ESPN.com. Clayton will miss the rest of the season.

WR | Dez Bryant | Dallas Cowboys | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant (ankle) returned to the team's Week 5 game after missing some time with an ankle injury, reports Steve Wyche, of NFL.com.

WR | Calvin Johnson | Detroit Lions | Injury, Fantasy
Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson (shoulder) was having his shoulder checked on by trainers on the sidelines during the team's Week 5 game against the St. Louis Rams, reports Dave Birkett, of the Detroit Free Press. It appeared the trainers wrapped ice or something else on his shoulder but seems to be moving around fine.

WR | Demaryius Thomas | Denver Broncos | Injury, Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas (head, neck) suffered head and neck injuries in the team's Week 5 game against the Baltimore Ravens and is not expected to return, according to CBSSports.com.


Tight End

TE | Jermichael Finley | Green Bay Packers | Injury, Fantasy
Updating previous reports, Green Bay Packers TE Jermichael Finley (knee) is expected to miss three to six weeks because of surgery on a torn meniscus, a source told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Greg A. Bedard.

TE | Donald Lee | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers TE Donald Lee (chest) will miss a few weeks because of a chest sprain, reports Mike Vandermause, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette.


Offensive Tackle

OT | Chris Williams | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith said there is a chance that OT Chris Williams (hamstring) could play in Week 6, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

OT | Jason Peters | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles OT Jason Peters (knee) is expected to have an MRI Monday, Oct. 11, according to Jonathan Tamari, of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

OT | Jammal Brown | Washington Redskins | Injury
Washington Redskins OTs Trent Williams (knee) and Jammal Brown (knee) are scheduled to undergo MRIs Monday, Oct. 11, but neither seem too concerned about the injuries, reports Ryan O'Halloran, of CSNWashington.com.


Guard

OG | Jacob Bell | St. Louis Rams | Injury
St. Louis Rams OG Jacob Bell (concussion) suffered a concussion in the team's Week 5 game, according to The Associated Press.

OG | Mike Brisiel | Houston Texans | Injury
Houston Texans OG Mike Brisiel (knee) suffered a sprained knee against the New York Giants in Week 5, reports The Associated Press.

OG | Justin Smiley | Jacksonville Jaguars | Injury
Jacksonville Jaguars OG Justin Smiley (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in the team's Week 5 game against the Buffalo Bills, reports CBSSports.com.


Defensive Line

DL | Trent Cole | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles DL Trent Cole (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury in the team's Week 5 game but later returned, according to Jonathan Tamari, of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

DL | Brodrick Bunkley | Philadelphia Eagles | Injury
Philadelphia Eagles DL Brodrick Bunkley (elbow) suffered an elbow strain in the team's Week 5 game and did not return, according to Daniel Brown, of the San Jose Mercury News.

DL | John Abraham | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons DE John Abraham (ankle) injured his ankle in the team's Week 5 game against the Cleveland Browns but was able to return to the game after having his ankle re-tapped, reports The Associated Press.

DL | Ryan Pickett | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers DL Ryan Pickett (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in Week 5 against the Washington Redskins and was considered questionable to return, reports The Associated Press.


Linebacker

LB | Wesley Woodyard | Denver Broncos | Injury
Denver Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels said LBs Robert Ayers (undisclosed) and LB Wesley Woodyard (hamstring), CB Andre' Goodman (thigh), FS Brian Dawkins (knee) and SS Darcel McBath (ankle) have been ruled out for Week 6, reports The Denver Post's Mike Klis.

LB | Lance Briggs | Chicago Bears | Injury
Chicago Bears LB Lance Briggs (ankle) injured his ankle in Week 5, but the team is hoping that he will be able to practice Wednesday, Oct. 13, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

LB | Clay Matthews | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews (hamstring) has a strained hamstring but the injury is not severe as his earlier hamstring injury, reports Mike Vandermause, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette.

LB | Nick Barnett | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers LB Nick Barnett (wrist) is scheduled to undergo surgery Wednesday, Oct. 13, according to Mike Vandermause, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Barnett's recovery time will be known after the surgery.

LB | Shawne Merriman | San Diego Chargers | Injury
San Diego Chargers LB Shawne Merriman (calf) said his calf felt pretty good after the team's Week 5 game, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune's Kevin Acee. He was part of a rotation at outside linebacker during the game.

LB | Sean Weatherspoon | Atlanta Falcons | Injury
Atlanta Falcons LB Sean Weatherspoon (knee) was wearing a knee brace during the team's open locker-room period following Week 5, according to CBSSports.com. When asked if he would be OK Weatherspoon said yes. Weatherspoon injured his knee during the game and did not return.


Cornerback

CB | Sheldon Brown | Cleveland Browns | Injury
Cleveland Browns CB Sheldon Brown (shoulder) injured his shoulder in the team's Week 5 game against the Atlanta Falcons but was able to return to the game, reports The Associated Press.


Strong Safety

SS | Sean Jones | Tampa Bay Buccaneers | Injury
Tampa Bay Buccaneers SS Sean Jones (back) should be able to play in Week 6 even though he suffered a back injury in the team's Week 5 game, reports Buccaneers.com.


Free Safety

FS | Derrick Martin | Green Bay Packers | Injury
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said FS Derrick Martin (knee) will be out for a while with a knee injury, reports Mike Vandermause, of the Green Bay Press-Gazette.

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