Found October 10, 2011 on Bucs Beat:
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could be without defensive tackle Gerald McCoy and running back LeGarrette Blount for Sunday's game against the NFC South-leading Saints, if not longer. McCoy injured his left ankle in the first quarter of yesterday's 48-3 loss to the 49ers in San Francisco. Blount injured his left leg early in the second half. Asked about McCoy's playing status at Monday's weekly news conference, head coach Raheem Morris called him "week to week.'' "I’m not real motivated to say he's not going to play this week,'' Morris said, "but I’m not ready to count him out, either.'' While engaged with a defender in the first quarter, another player fell on the back of McCoy's leg. McCoy then fell while his leg was trapped under a mass of bodies. In McCoy's absence, defensive end Da'Quan Bowers may get some work inside, Morris said. Defensive end George Johnson will be promoted from the practice squad. Tight end C...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Bucs DT Gerald McCoy injures left ankle

Starting defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has left the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' game against the San Francisco 49ers with a left ankle injury. The team said his return was questionable. McCoy's left leg bent back violently while defending a running play late in the first quarter. He lay on the ground for several minutes before limping off the field with the help of team trainers...

Buccaneers DT McCoy doubtful for Saints game

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is not expected to play in Sunday's game against New Orleans due to an ankle injury. McCoy was hurt in Sunday's loss at San Francisco when his leg was bent back during a running play. Buccaneers coach Raheem Morris said Monday that he considers McCoy doubtful for the matchup with the AFC South-leading Saints. A No. 3 overall...

McCoy injury might be minor

With Gerald McCoy writhing on the ground in agony on the soft grass of Candlestick Park, the Buccaneers had every reason to fear the worst Sunday afternoon.

Gerald McCoy Week to Week with Ankle Injury

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy left yesterday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers with an ankle injury. Buccaneers head coach Raheem Morris has McCoy listed as week to week with what looks like a high ankle sprain. At this point McCoy will likely not play this weekend against the New Orleans Saints.

Buccaneers RB LeGarrette Blount Suffers Unspecified Leg Injury Vs 49ers

Buccaneers RB LeGarrette Blount’s unspecified left leg injury sustained during a hit from S Dashon Goldson left him sidelined for much of the second half. Asked whether Blount could have returned to the game, coach Raheem Morris said, “I just listen to what my doctors tell me. I know he didn’t come back. He was icing down. Healthy men have to play. That was Kregg Lumpkin and Allen...

Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy Injures Left Ankle Vs 49ers

Starting defensive tackle Gerald McCoy has left the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ game against the San Francisco 49ers with a left ankle injury. The team said his return was questionable. McCoy’s left leg bent back violently while defending a running play late in the first quarter. He lay on the ground for several minutes before limping off the field with the help of team trainers. The...

Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy's Ankle Injury Could Be Minor

With Gerald McCoy writhing on the ground in agony on the soft grass of Candlestick Park, the Buccaneers had every reason to fear the worst Sunday afternoon. Tampa Bay's second-year defensive tackle clutched his tender left ankle late in the opening quarter after his leg was caught under a pile on Frank Gore's 4-yard run off right guard. A few tense minutes later, McCoy was...

McCoy's injury could be minor

With Gerald McCoy writhing on the ground in agony on the soft grass of Candlestick Park, the Buccaneers had every reason to fear the worst Sunday afternoon.

Bucs DT Gerald McCoy Could Miss Sunday's Game Against Saints

It appears the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without defensive tackle Gerald McCoy for this week's game against the New Orleans Saints. McCoy injured his left ankle during Sunday's 48-3 loss at San Francisco. While coach Raheem Morris was still unsure on Monday of the severity of the injury, he admitted he was not optimistic about McCoy's chances of playing. "I'...

Bucs D-lineman different animals on the field

SAN FRANCISCO From his black, horn-rimmed glasses to his mild-mannered, do-gooder demeanor, there is a lot of Clark Kent in Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy.

Blount, Mathews banged up

Mario Williams and Tarvaris Jackson The Texans defense took a major hit in Week 5 as their sack leader will miss the remainder of the season with a torn pectoralis muscle. The pectoralis muscles are located in the upper portion of the chest and are most commonly associated with bench pressing. The pec major sits superficial to the pec minor fanning out across the chest. However...
NFL Forum Discussions
2014 Worst Offseason EVER
39 replies, 21 hours ago
He is super producer?
1 replies, 9 days ago
DeSean meeting Coach Kelly
1 replies, 9 days ago
Hello Sanchez! Good bye DeSean!?
1 replies, 9 days ago
Minako Kotobuki Second Live Tour!!
3 replies, 9 days ago
DJ in DC
1 replies, 9 days ago
Allen stay Eagles
3 replies, 9 days ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.