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Jets receiver Plaxico Burress was a surprise addition to the injury report. Due to low back stiffness, Burress is questionable. FOX’s Jay Glazer says Burress will play against the Bills, but that he’ll be limited to third-down and red-zone duties early. If his back loosens up, he’ll play more. If it stiffens, he’ll play less.…
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New York Jets receiver Plaxico Burress will be active for Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills.Burress has been hampered by a back injury and was limited in practice Thursday and Friday. He leads the Jets with five touchdowns, catching 18 passes for 243 yards receiving in his first season in the NFL since being released from a two-year prison term on weapons charges this fall.
When Plaxico Burress awoke Sunday morning, he did not expect his sore lower back to allow him to play at all against the Bills.
The injured DE Mike DeVito (knee), NT Kenrick Ellis (ankle), WR Plaxico Burress (lower), and CB Isiah Trufant (hamstring) all participated in position drills during practice yesterday and are all listed as questionable for tomorrow’s game.
Rex Ryan is most optimistic about Burress, who has been receiving heat treatment for soreness in his back. Ellis and DeVito’s injuries are...
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ORCHARD PARK -- Plaxico Burress thought he’d be missing a regular-season game for the first time since he accidentally shot himself three years ago.
Instead, he was hard to miss on the field.
“I woke up [yesterday] morning, I didn’t think I was going to play,” Burress, who...
Friday's NFL news briefs: New York Jets wide receiver Plaxico Burress is questionable for the team's game at Buffalo on Sunday with a sore lower back.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- New York Jets wide receiver Plaxico Burress is questionable for the team's game at Buffalo on Sunday with a sore lower back.
Jets WR Plaxico Burress was limited again in practice Friday after some lower back stiffness surfaced Thursday. Now he’s 50-50 to play against the Bills on Sunday.
Burress’ back could certainly limber up in time for Sunday’s game, but if he can’t go it would take a valuable red zone weapon out of New York’s offense. Burress had three red zone touchdown catches in the Jets’...
Leading into yesterday’s game Rod Boone of Newsday reports that Plaxico had some serious back issues to the point he thought he might not be able to play at all. Even so, by game time he felt better and played much of the game, helping the Jets win with his goal-line set up play for LaDainian.
When Plaxico Burress awoke Sunday morning, he did not expect his sore lower back to...
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Jake Ballard wears David Tyree’s No. 85, and he spent a few hours last week watching the highlights of Plaxico Burress’ Super Bowl XLII-winning TD catch. Now he has a
After failing to find the end zone in the first half, this unit put things together in the second half. QB Mark Sanchez (20-of-28, 230 yards, 1 TD, 1 INT) had two first-half turnovers that ended up not hurting the Jets. WR Plaxico Burress (five receptions, 79 yards) had...