Green (calf) hauled in three of four targets for 21 yards in Thursday's 21-13 loss to the Chargers.
Green returned to the field after missing the last three games, but like the rest of his offensive teammates, couldn't generate much production. The tight end's involvement figures to see an uptick in coming weeks as he reintegrates into the offense. Green had encouragingly averaged 15.3 yards on his three catches in Week 2 versus the Colts, his last game prior to Thursday's.
Green, who previously indicated the feels as though he could have played in Week 5, is thus on track to start at tight end for the
After full participation at Monday's walk-through, Green handled every rep in a jog-through practice Tuesday, backing up his own belief that a three-game inactive streak is nearing its conclusion. A return from Green would likely shore up what has become a bogged-down rushing attack, and he still leads all
Green even said he probably could've played in Sunday's loss to Atlanta, but a cautious approach made sense to avoid the possibility of an aggravation with long-term effects. His likely return is fantastic news for the
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