Robert Quinn (back) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
After last week's announcement that Quinn would undergo season-ending back surgery, landing on IR was inevitable. The pass rusher concludes his fifth season with 21 tackles (13 solo), including five sacks, and three forced fumbles across eight games.
Robert Quinn will undergo season-ending back surgery, KMOV 4 St. Louis reports.
Quinn has missed four of the last five games, during which the St. Louis Rams have fallen almost completely out of the playoff picture. As a result, he'll conclude his fifth season with 21 tackles (13 solo), including five sacks, and three forced fumbles in eight contests.
This will be Quinn's third missed game in a row, and the
Quinn has been sidelined for the better part of the past month, and his current back ailment will probably prevent him from another appearance this weekend. If Quinn is out again come Sunday, Eugene Sims and William Hayes would figure to see more snaps against the Cardinals.
Robert Quinn (back) didn't participate in practice Wednesday, the St. Louis Rams ' official site reports.
Quinn has missed three of the past four games, and in his sole appearance, he earned just 14 snaps. There was hope that he would be able to practice to kick off the week, but he'll have opportunities Thursday and Friday to fit in some work in advance of Sunday's divisional showdown against the Cardinals.
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