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The San Diego Chargers' win over the Philadelphia Eagles wasn't as costly as they had feared.
Wide receiver Malcom Floyd, who suffered a neck injury in the second half, isn't expected to be available Sunday when the Chargers face the Tennessee Titans. But he might have avoided a more debilitating injury.
''It's unlikely that he will play this week,'' Chargers coach Mike McCoy said. ''They are continuing to do some tests on him throughout the week just to make sure we are doing things the right way.''
The Chargers were able to outlast the Eagles 33-30 on Sunday, thanks to Nick Novak's 46-yard field goal with seven seconds remaining.
The win came, though, with the concern that Floyd was seriously injured. He left the game on a stretcher and was taken to a Philadelphia-area hospital for additional observation. Floyd was released and able to fly home on the team charter.
Floyd was having a spectacular game before being sandwiched ...
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Chargers wide receiver Malcolm Floyd took this nasty shot to the head during action on Sunday and had to be taken off the field on a stretcher. As you can see in the GIF below, Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans delivered the shot to the top of Floyd’s helmet, crunching his head down into his shoulders/neck. It was very, very ugly. [Deadspin] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers gets into words with Philadelphia defensive lineman Fletcher Cox and then flops so obviously he embarrasses himself.
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San Diego Chargers WR Malcolm Floyd was carted off the field last week in the Chargers win over the Eagles. Floyd was hit by Nate Allen and DeMeco Ryans and they basically sandwiched him. Floyd laid on the field for a bit as the stadium was silent before finally being carted off in a stretcher. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network Floyd will be getting a second opinion...
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(Philadelphia PA) On Sunday September 15 from Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia, the Eagles hosted the San Diego Chargers in their home Opener, Eagles came into game off a 33-27 win over Redskins, Chargers came into game off a Loss to the Houston Texans 31-28. Game was Broadcasted on CBS with Greg Gumbel & […]
Chargers Malcolm Floyd took a direct head shot from the Eagles DeMeco Ryans after catching a pass over the middle. Floyd was taken off on a stretcher and they are taking extreme caution with him right now.
Hopefully there is no serious damage. We will update as soon as we know more information.
Chargers receiver Malcom Floyd will be in a neck brace for at least a week, according to NFL.com Ian Rapoport.Fantasy Spin:Floyd took a hit to the head Sunday against the Eagles and was taken off the field on a stretcher. However, his tests revealed nothing major and the receiver traveled home with the team. Label him "out indefinitely" and add Eddie Royal to your waive claim list.
Time to hop on the waiver wire if you need to fill some position holes on your team.
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