Core (ankle) was back in pads for Wednesday's practice, Jay Morrison of Cox Media Group reports.
Core was sidelined for the Bengals most recent preseason matchup against the Chiefs. However, he appears to be recovered from the ankle injury that was holding him back. He is looking a bigger role with the team, so more practice time will be advantageous for his chances. Still, a depth receiver and a special teams' role figure to be his most likely destination.
Core (ankle) isn't expected to play in Saturday's preseason game against the Chiefs, Paul Dehner Jr. of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Core exited the preseason opener with an ankle injury and needed crutches to move about afterward. The severity of his situation still isn't clear, though, so it's hard to say if he should be ready to go for the third preseason game.
Core is dealing with an ankle injury, Geoff Hobson of the team's official site reports.
Core was spotted with a wrapped ankle and crutches alongside his locker following Friday's preseason game. Per the 23-year-old wideout, he'll be okay. The team will likely take precautionary steps as the preseason continues on, but the injury doesn't appear to be too serious at the given point in time.
According to Jim Owczarski of the Enquirer, Core did not suffer any ligament damage. The 23-year-old figures to be just out of the regular rotation of receivers on the depth chart heading into the year. He tallied 200 yards on 17 receptions for the team during his rookie campaign last season. Expect an update on his status when the team provides more clarity on the situation.
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