Report: Falcons DL Ra'Shede Hagemen fractures wrist during fight

By Josh Katzowitz | NFL Writer

Ra'Shede Hagemen reportedly fractured his wrist Sunday. (USATSI)
Ra'Shede Hagemen reportedly fractured his wrist Sunday. (USATSI)

More NFL: Photos | Videos & GIFs | Training Camp updates | Manziel

Defensive lineman Ra'Shede Hagemen, the Falcons' second round pick, reportedly suffered a hairline fracture in his wrist Sunday while engaged in a fight at practice, according to

During pass rushing drills, Hagemen apparently threw a punch at center Joe Hawley. Immediately afterward, he received medical attention.

"I think we're all talking about competing and fighting for jobs, but we're not talking about fighting each other," coach Mike Smith said. "We've got to understand that. It's not what we're about. We're about competing and going out and trying to win a job. But we're not about fighting one another. That's something that happens when it gets hot. Today, it was hot, or hotter than what we've been used to practicing. But we've got to definitely get that fixed."

So, how long could Hagemen miss?

The Falcons on Sunday also lost second-year offensive lineman Terren Jones, who was carted off the field after suffering a reported head injury and who was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Sign up to our newsletter and find out who your team could be picking

nfl Video

April 26, 2015
Chicago style pizza: Giordano's (2:58)
April 24, 2015
2012 NFL Draft Fifth Year Options
April 24, 2015
Gronk's Ladyfriend
April 24, 2015
Greg Hardy gets in altercation at Cowboys practice


Most Popular Shop

Men's New Era Red Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2015 NFL Draft On-Stage 59FIFTY Fitted Hat

2015 NFL Draft Day Hats
Get your team today
Shop Now

2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl