NFL injury updates: Week 7

Here are the injuries from Week 7:

  • Redskins safety DeJon Gomes had to be carted off the field with check and neck injuries. His return is questionable.
  • Redskins tight end Fred Jackson had to be helped off the field while running a route in the end zone. After falling to the turf, he immediately grabbed his left leg. He immediately went to the locker room. UPDATE: He has an Achilles injury, and he's out for the day. UPDATE II: According to CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora, initial reports say Jackson has a torn Achilles, and that's a season-ending injury.
  • Browns defensive lineman Ahtyba Rubin has suffered a calf injury, and his return is questionable.
  • Ravens rookie right tackle Kelechi Osemele has left the field with a right ankle injury. Michael Oher has moved to right tackle, andBryant McKinnie has come into the game at left tackle. Osemele is getting X-rays on his ankle. UPDATED: Those X-rays came back negative.
  • Cowboys center Phil Costa has suffered what appears to be a bad leg injury. According to reports, Panthers coach Ron Rivera ran out to the field to alert the officials and Dallas sideline.
  • Bills right guard Chad Rinehart has been carted off the field with a left ankle injury. His return is questionable.
  • After getting squashed by James Anderson on a punt return, Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant currently is being checked for a possible concussion. UPDATE: Bryant has returned to the game.
  • Redskins linebacker London Fletcher has a hamstring injury, and his return is questionable.
  • Ravens safety Ed Reed has a chest injury, and the team announced he is probable to return. UPDATE: Reed said after the game that he took a cleat to the ribs but that he would be fine.
  • Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew has been carted off the field with a left foot injury. He is questionable to return. Interestingly, he was driven off in the cab off the cart, rather than in the back.
  • Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert is out of the game with an left shoulder injury. After taking a sack early in the half, he was briefly examined by Jacksonville trainers. He played one more series before Chad Henne entered in his place. His return is questionable.
  • Jets running back Shonn Greene left the game after he took a massive hit to his head from Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo. Although Greene popped up soon after Spikes smashed him, he was taken tot he locker room.

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