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Jason La Canfora of CBSsports is reporting that DeSean Jackson “has a good shot to play tomorrow” against the Ravens. Jackson has been limited this week with a hamstring injury.
The injury occurred at practice on Wednesday and has limited Jackson throughout the remainder of the week.
La Canfora also reports that fellow wide receiver Jeremy Maclin has been telling people that he believes he will be ready as well. This is great news for Eagles fans, as the team will need as many skill position players as possible to keep up with the potent Baltimore offense.
Philadelphia enters week two with a 1-0 record after beating the Browns on the road, despite a poor performance by Michael Vick and the Eagles offense.
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Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson (hamstring) has a "good shot" to play Sunday against the Ravens, according to Jason La Canfora.Fantasy Spin:Jackson may play but his strength is his speed and that will surely be compromised by his hamstring injury so fantasy owners with other options should consider sitting him.
Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson (hamstring) will play Sunday despite his injury, a league source told NBCSports.com.Fantasy Spin:Jackson's strength is his speed and that will surely be compromised by a hamstring injury. Fantasy owners with other options should consider sitting him.
Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson didn't looked bothered by his hamstring injury Sunday against the Ravens.Fantasy Spin:Jackson caught seven passes for 114 yards in the game. He should be fine going forward and he'll get a significant value boost if Jeremy Maclin is out for an extended period of time.
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, there’s a good chance that Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (hamstring) will play in tomorrow’s game against the Ravens.
Jeremy Maclin has been reportedly telling people he’ll playing. He’s been dealing with a hip flexor that he suffered last week.
Sounds like DeSean Jackson has a good shot to play tomorrow and Jeremy Maclin...
According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson is expected to play in today’s game against the Ravens, despite a hamstring injury.
DeSean Jackson out on field running around, catching passes. Again, he is expected to go today.
— Jeff McLane (@Jeff_McLane) September 16, 2012
Mike Vick hooked up with DeSean Jackson on what could be the catch of the day. With Vick and his Eagles backed up deep in their red zone, he launched a perfectly thrown ball to a laid out DeSean Jackson. Jackson somehow pulled in the grab just as Ed Reed absolutely crushed him. DeSean Jackson netted 49-yards on the play.
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Mike Vick will have his full compliment of receivers today against the Ravens as both DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin are active and will start.
Jackson was limited this past week with a hamstring injury and Maclin has been dealing with a sore hamstring. Both players will need to have a productive game for the Eagles to beat the host Ravens.
Baltimore limited Andy Dalton and the...
Eagles wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin were both spotted in pads and running around during the early portions of Friday's practice. Neither player practiced on Thursday. Maclin has a hip injury that he sustained in Week 1 while Jackson, after practicing fully on Wednesday, came down with a hamstring injury during yesterday's practice. But when asked about...
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Bills RB Fred Jackson (right knee)
Jock to Doc take: Jackson confirmed on Monday after his MRI that his ligament was sprained and not torn. He also revealed that the team will re-evaluate the injury in a week so the doctors can give him a more accurate timetable based on how fast it is healing. Nonetheless, according to the official Buffalo...
Fantasy football owners that are stressing over injury reports in regards to whether or not their stud wide receivers Roddy White, Steve Smith, Jeremy Maclin and DeSean Jackson will play during week two can breathe easy.
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According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Washington don’t expect wide receiver Pierre Garcon to play in tomorrow’s game against the Rams after suffering a foot injury in last week’s win over the Saints.
Redskins dont expect to have top WR Pierre Garcon Sun. Was unable to really even try to practice this week. Will workout pregame but…
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora...
The Philadelphia Eagles will have to withstand an all out assault from the Baltimore Ravens if they hope to get out to their first 2-0 start since 2004.
The good news is that they’ll likely have Wide Receivers Jeremy Maclin (7 catches, 96 yards last week) and DeSean Jackson (4 catches, 77 yards) to help them. Both men missed practice time this week. Jeremy Maclin had a hip pointer...
The NFL and NFLPA have made no progress on the issue of HGH testing, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports citing multiple sources from both sides. The league and union have had difficulty agreeing to even the most tangential components of a potential agreement, and neither side has much confidence in a deal coming together this season.
The sides have exchanged letters...
The National Football League is considering the concept of creating its own referee development academy, a result of its current lockout of officials which could drastically change the way officials are identified, trained and ultimately hired in the future, Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports. This according to a league source.
As part of commissioner Roger Goodell'...
Steven Jackson: Jackson was dealing with a hamstring issue Sunday which evidently contributed to him being sidelined after being penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct for spiking the ball in the second quarter, CBS’s Jason La Canfora reports.
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