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Sport Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins expected to miss a couple weeks with hamstring injury

02:10  13 october  2020
02:10  13 october  2020 Source:   msn.com

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to miss time, “possibly a couple weeks ”, with a hamstring injury that doctors still are evaluating, per source. Chiefs scheduled to play at Buffalo and at Denver the next two weeks .” “#Jets' WR Chris Hogan suffered a high ankle sprain during Sunday's game vs. Arizona and will miss some time.”

Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins reportedly still dealing with foot injury . Frank Schwab. On Friday there were reports about receiver Sammy Watkins and his foot injury . Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star said Watkins is out four-to-six weeks , though he clarified that’s including the three weeks Watkins

The Chiefs are coming off a disappointing defeat at the hands of the Raiders, losing as double-digit favorites, and now the offense is taking a blow. Receiver Sammy Watkins is expected to miss time with a hamstring injury, a source told Adam Schefter of ESPN.com (Twitter link).

a group of football players on the field: Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins (14) © Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins (14)

The source told Schefter that the injury will sideline him “possibly a couple weeks.” Watkins has been having a solid but not spectacular season as a secondary option in Kansas City’s offense with 21 catches for 222 yards and two touchdowns through five games. He’s in the middle of his third season with the Chiefs after coming over from the Rams.

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Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins is dealing with pain his foot following Sunday's victory over the Cleveland Browns, per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. While the injury isn't expected to be serious, it could affect his status for Week 10. The Chiefs , who held Watkins out of practice Wednesday, could

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins suffered a hamstring injury during the first quarter of Monday's game against the Denver Broncos The team later confirmed that Vaccaro is expected to miss a few weeks . After five seasons with the New Orleans Saints, Vaccaro signed a free-agent deal

Watkins is seemingly always dealing with a health issue of some sort, and he hasn’t played a full 16-game season since his rookie campaign with Buffalo back in 2014. A player whose production has never quite lived up to his talent, there was a lot of talk this offseason about Watkins taking a pay cut. He briefly flirted with taking a year off from the game but ultimately agreed to reduce his salary from $14M to $9M (with another $7M available in incentives) to stay with the team.

After an enormous Week 1 last year he quieted down before breaking out again in the playoffs. He had seven catches for 114 yards and a touchdown in the AFC Championship Game and five catches for 98 yards in the Super Bowl win over the 49ers. 2019 second-round pick Mecole Hardman will become the No. 2 receiver and play a bigger role in Watkins’ absence.

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  Falcons place CB Darqueze Dennard on IR with hamstring injury Dennard has played 86% of Atlanta’s defensive snaps so far this season, making for another big loss in the secondary.Dennard is battling a hamstring injury. The Falcons signed the former Bengals first-round pick late in the offseason and used him as a full-time player over the first three weeks. Dennard, a six-year Bengals contributor, has played 86% of Atlanta’s defensive snaps.

Wide receiver Sammy Watkins (hip) and offensive lineman Dillon Gordon (shoulder) left practice early on Monday with injuries . Linebacker Anthony Hitchens was back on the field after missing some time with a hamstring injury , as were defensive tackle Derrick Nnadi (elbow) and linebacker Tanoh

Around the NFL. Chiefs ' Sammy Watkins concedes pay cut a possibility. Injuries , however, persisted. The Bills jettisoned the former first-round pick in a trade, giving up on him after three Philadelphia Eagles wideout Jalen Reagor suffered an ulnar collateral ligament tear in his thumb and is expected to miss a few weeks . Falcons WR Julio Jones further strained hamstring in Week 2 loss.

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