After the game, Trufant had his right hand heavily wrapped. He said the hand was swollen, but not broken, reports ESPN.
Trufant did not leave the game because of the injury, but his status for Week 15 against the Steelers has yet to be determined.
Trufant was dealing with a neck injury, and was initially ruled questionable. Trufant had three tackles and a pass defensed before leaving the contest, but was able to return just before halftime.
Trufant has taken on the task lately of trying to shut down No. 1 receivers. He matched up against Carolina's Kelvin Benjamin last week.
Falcons defensive coordinator Mike Nolan understands the need to focus on Gordon. "He's a very explosive player," Nolan said. "He's one of the top receivers in the league without question. Big. Strong. Fast. He's a very commanding player at the position."
Pro Football Focus ranks Trufant as the fourth-best cornerback in the NFL this season.
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