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Philadelphia wide receiver DeSean Jackson and defensive tackle Fletcher Cox both left the Eagles' game against Carolina with injuries.
Jackson was doubtful to return after suffering a sternum injury in the first quarter Monday night. Cox suffered a lower back/tailbone injury and was questionable to return. X-rays on both players were negative.
The Eagles were already playing without quarterback Michael Vick and running back LeSean McCoy because of concussions.
The Eagles led 15-14 at halftime.
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Wide receiver DeSean Jackson has been placed on the injured reserve by the Philadelphia Eagles. He suffered a rib injury Monday night against the Carolina Panthers, but the extent was not known. Today, the team made the announcement as they were also announcing the release of defensive end Jason Babin.
According to Cindy Boren of the Washington Post, Jackson underwent a CT...
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DeSean Jackson is the latest casualty of an abysmal season in Philly after he suffered multiple broken ribs in the loss to Carolina and was placed on IR.
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson and defensive tackle Fletcher Cox left Monday's game with injuries and did not return. Jackson suffered a chest/collarbone injury on an end-around run in the first quarter. X-rays were negative, but he did not back into the game. Cox suffered a tailbone injury and left in the first half. He also did not return.
Philadelphia receiver DeSean Jackson exited Monday night's game against Carolina with a collarbone injury.Fantasy Spin:He also injured his chest. Jeff Skversky from ABC Philadelphia is reporting that X-rays came back negative but it's still unlikely Jackson will be able to return. The Eagles have found success running the ball with Bryce Brown tonight and they'll probably...
Each and every day it seems like the plight of the Philadelphia Eagles gets worse.
On Tuesday coach Andy Reid announced that starting wide receiver DeSean Jackson will miss the remainder of the season due to multiple rib fractures suffered incurred during Mondays loss to the Carolina Panthers.
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The dismal season continues for the Philadelphia Eagles. Following their loss to the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football, having had to already play without Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy due to concussions, the Eagles have now found out that they have lost DeSean Jackson for the rest of 2012 after he fractured two ribs during the first quarter on a reverse.
After signing his...
The Philadelphia Eagles released defensive end Jason Babin and placed wide receiver DeSean Jackson on injured reserve due to his fractured ribs Tuesday.
Coming off a career-best 18 sacks last season, Babin was expected to be a leader for the Eagles to spearhead the defense towards becoming a championship-caliber unit.
However, he and his team (losers of seven straight games) have...
The Eagles, already without Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy, will be without DeSean Jackson for the remainder of the season. The speedster fractured his ribs on MNF against the Panthers and was placed on IR earlier today.
As odd as this sounds, this may help fantasy owners. You are no longer tied to playing (or rostering for that matter) the struggling wideout. That being said, his...
The Philadelphia Eagles have placed both offensive lineman Jason Peters (Achilles) and wide receiver DeSean Jackson (fractured ribs) on injured reserve.
Reid: Will not activate Jason Peters. Goes to season-ending IR.
— Jeff McLane (@Jeff_McLane) November 27, 2012
DeSean Jackson has fractured ribs, going on IR, according to Reid.
— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) November 27, 2012
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is preparing for his return. He spent Tuesday night getting sized for a protective skull cap that he will wear under his helmet to help protect him from suffering another concussion. Vick met with Unequal Technology Corporation CEO Rob Vito to be fitted for their new "dome" device Click link below to read more!
Well if losing to the Carolina Panthers last night on Monday Night Football wasn't enough, then the news that was given to the Philadelphia Eagles this morning sure added to it. Head Coach Andy Reid announced during his Tuesday afternoon press conference that Jackson had sustained multiple rib fractures and will most likely be placed on the injured reserve today. It is believed...
Resident Australian on TSHQ James Caughlin is in complete control over which writer gets which games to recap each and every week. And he’s done a bang up job of keeping the schedule fair and balanced. Some weeks you may get a ton of great games to recap. Other weeks you are not as fortunate. This was one of my less fortunate weeks. Rather than sit here and create four different...
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