Bills fullback John Conner will probably be out for a week after sustaining a hamstring injury, reports the team's official website. Conner suffered the injury during Sunday's practice. Conner has rushed for 108 yards on 27 carries during his six-year career.
The Bills on Wednesday signed veteran free agent fullback John Conner, who paid a visit Tuesday. The five-year pro began his NFL career playing for current Bills coach Rex Ryan with the Jets. Conner has been given infrequent opportunities to run the ball. He has 27 career carries and only six (all in 2014) over the last four seasons.
The Bills are hosting free-agent fullback John Conner for a visit Wednesday, a source told The Baltimore Sun. Conner played for Bills coach Rex Ryan while they were with the Jets.
Jets wideout Eric Decker, who was probable with a toe injury, is active for Monday's game against the Dolphins. All the other Jets who were probable also are active, including guard Oday Aboushi (shoulder), linebacker Antwan Barnes (knee), guard Willie Colon (knee), running back John Conner (groin), defensive end Leger Douzable (ankle), linebacker David Harris (shoulder), safety Jaiquawn Jarrett (calf), center Nick Mangold (shoulder), defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson (low back) and quarterback Michael Vick (wrist, illness).
The Jets have ruled out defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson (toe) and tight end Jace Amaro (concussion) for the Monday night game against Miami. The team is otherwise healthy. All others on their injury report are probable, including quarterback Michael Vick (wrist) and running backs Chris Ivory (shoulder), Chris Johnson (knee), Bilal Powell (illness) and John Conner (groin). The other offensive probables are linemen Nick Mangold (shoulder), Oday Aboushi (shoulder) and Willie Colon (knee) and wideout Eric Decker (toe). The defensive probables are linebackers Antwan Barnes (knee) and David Harris (shoulder), defensive back Jaiquawn Jarrett (calf) and defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson (back).
|* indicates player did not play that week|
|WK||DATE||OPP||OPP RANK||OPP FPTS|
|2||09/16||New York Jets||3||13.13|
|4||10/02||@New England Patriots||5||14.00|
|5||10/09||@Los Angeles Rams||23||18.50|
|6||10/16||San Francisco 49ers||32||22.88|
|8||10/30||New England Patriots||5||14.00|
|17||01/01||@New York Jets||3||13.13|
|3 Year Avg||2||7||0||3||22||0||2|