Sport Ravens place Tyre Phillips on injured reserve

05:25  15 september  2021
05:25  15 september  2021 Source:   nbcsports.com

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Rookie right guard Tyre Phillips (ankle) has been placed on injured reserve , meaning he will miss at three weeks. Phillips , who suffered his ankle injury Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers, has started six of the Ravens ' first seven games after winning the starting job during training camp. All-Pro left tackle Ronnie Stanley has also been placed on injured reserve after suffering a season-ending ankle injury against the Steelers. Stanley is facing surgery by the long-term prognosis for a full recovery by next season is good. The injuries to Stanley and Phillips will test Baltimore's offensive

Tyre Jerel Phillips (born January 29, 1997) is an American football offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Mississippi State and was drafted by the Ravens in the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

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The Ravens have added another player to their injured reserve list.

Baltimore announced on Tuesday that guard Tyre Phillips is the latest Raven to go on IR, which means he will miss at least three games. Phillips was carted off the field in the first half of Baltimore’s loss to Las Vegas.

Ben Powers came in to replace Phillips at left guard during the contest. The Ravens also have third-round pick Ben Cleveland on their roster who could contribute.

The Ravens now have a league-high 14 players on IR, with the team dealing with several season-ending injuries to key players.

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Phillips (ankle) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. The 23-year-old suffered a high-ankle sprain Sunday against the Steelers and underwent an MRI on Monday, though the results of the imaging remain unclear. Phillips will be sidelined for at least the next three games, so he'll first be eligible to return for the Thanksgiving Day rematch with Pittsburgh. Patrick Mekari is poised to work at right guard in the meantime for the Ravens .

— Ravens rookie offensive lineman Tyre Phillips was added to the injury list with an ankle issue three days prior to the regular-season opener against the Cleveland Browns. Phillps had been battling veteran D.J. Fluker for the starting job at right guard in place of Marshal Yanda, who retired after 13 The Browns injury report remained the same from the previous day. Tackle Chris Hubbard (ankle), cornerbacks Kevin Johnson (liver) and Greedy Williams (shoulder) and linebacker Mack Wilson (knee) did not practice. Defensive back MJ Stewart Jr. (hamstring) and center JC Tretter (knee) were limited.

Additionally, Baltimore announced running back Trenton Cannon has been released. He played 15 special teams snaps and nine offensive snaps on Monday.

Ravens place Tyre Phillips on injured reserve originally appeared on Pro Football Talk

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