Injury roundup: Jets situation RB Bilal Powell on IR
The wound-ravaged Unusual York Jets offense took one other hit.
Gang Green launched on Wednesday they’ve placed working assist Bilal Powell on injured reserve.
The tailback exited Week 7 with the neck field that can shelve him for as a minimal eight weeks, likely ending his season.
The 29-year-ancient veteran, who has spent his total eight-year profession with the Jets, is decided to be a free agent in 2019.
Losing Powell is basically the most contemporary wound to the Jets’ offense.
Within the backfield Isaiah Crowell is the lead runner — he too has been going through a foot/ankle wound — with rookie Trenton Cannon slated for a backup characteristic. Elijah McGuire has been working in opposition to and is eligible to reach off IR next week if completely cleared. McGuire may well perchance moreover return to a hefty characteristic soon.
The Jets signed safety Ibraheim Campbell to take Powell’s space on the full of life roster.
In different locations in wound files Wednesday:
1. Jacksonville Jaguars working assist Leonard Fournette (hamstring), cornerbacks Tyler Patmon (neck) and D.J. Hayden (toe), and tight dwell James O’Shaughnessy (hip) are no longer expected to coach Wednesday.
2. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton changed into restricted at remark with a upright shoulder wound, alternatively, it doesn’t appear to be a necessary field. Coach Ron Rivera described the wound as “frequent soreness.”
Guy conducted a heck of a sport,” Rivera mentioned, adding this would be Newton’s new frequent a week. “Or no longer it’s that point of year the build we now have to be neat with our guys.”
Three. Philadelphia Eagles defensive dwell Derek Barnett (shoulder) is out for the leisure of the season, coach Doug Pederson mentioned Wednesday.
four. Oakland Raiders working assist Marshawn Lynch underwent core muscle surgery after being placed on IR earlier this week, NFL Community Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
5. Minnesota Vikings working assist Dalvin Cook is anticipated to sit down out for the fifth time in six games on Sunday against the Unusual Orleans Saints thanks to a lingering hamstring wound, a provide informed NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero.
Coach Mike Zimmer mentioned there may well be a pretty true likelihood Anthony Barr and Xavier Rhodes shall be on hand Sunday. Left guard Tom Compton, alternatively, likely will now not play as he provides with an MCL sprain, a provide informed Pelissero.
6. Chiefs safety Daniel Sorensen (tibial plateau smash) has been designated for return and will remark Wednesday, the team launched.
7. Colts coach Frank Reich mentioned there may well be an opportunity tight dwell Jack Doyle (hip) plays in Week 8.
9. The Atlanta Falcons placed guard Brandon Fusco (ankle) on injured reserve. He’ll no longer play this season.
10. Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy mentioned linebacker Khalil Mack likely will take allotment in practices this week after lacking a couple practices final week thanks to a ankle wound.