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After injuring his ankle two weeks ago against the San Diego Chargers, tight end Jimmy Graham is reported as being unavailable against Tampa Bay this weekend (Credit: AP Photo)
After injuring his ankle against the San Diego Chargers two weeks ago, New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham has been struggling to get back to practice this week. It looked as though the team was hoping Graham would be able to come back this weekend against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
However, according to ProFootballTalk.com, the Saints will leave Graham in New Orleans to rest his ankle and he will be unavailable for Sunday’s game.
A source with knowledge of the situation tells us that the team has decided to let Graham rest his injured ankle. He will not be traveling with his teammates to Tampa for Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers.
Graham, who had 1,310 yards and 11 touchdowns last year is an important part of the Saints offense. If the team wants to try to climb back to a winning record, they will need Graham to hurry back soon.
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As middle linebacker Jonathan Vilma returns to the Saints, the team will lose tight end Jimmy Graham for the day.
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New Orleans Saints head coach Joe Vitt says they will test out tight end Jimmy Graham’s this week. It sounds like they’re hopeful he’ll be able to play this week.Graham missed yesterday’s game against the Bucs as he continues to deal with a high ankle sprain.
According to Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, Saints tight end Jimmy Graham has been listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers.Graham has been dealing with a high ankle sprain all week.
The New Orleans Saints have ruled out tight end Jimmy Graham for when they play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Battling an ankle injury, Graham will not even make the trip to Tampa Bay for the Saints’ Week 7 NFL game.
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According to Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, Saints tight end Jimmy Graham (ankle) will be a game-time decision.Fantasy Spin:Graham sprained his ankle against the Chargers in Week 5 yet is still not 100 percent after the bye. There is no tight end this side of Rob Gronkowski and Tony Gonzalez who can replace Graham's numbers.
The New Orleans Saints have activated linebacker Jonathan Vilma from the PUP list and have cut wide receiver Greg Camarillo.The Saints have also ruled out tight end Jimmy Graham from playing in tomorrow’s game against the Buccaneers.
The New Orleans Saints continue to be “tight-lipped”
regarding the prospects of linebacker Jonathan Vilma and tight end Jimmy Graham
playing against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, reports Nakia Hogan of nola.com.
The Saints continue to be
tight-lipped about the prospects of linebacker Jonathan Vilma playing, while
tight end Jimmy Graham is officially
listed as questionable...
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