UPDATE: Eagles WR DeSean Jackson injures ribs, out for the season
What are you looking for?
Listen to the FFToolbox.com Online Radio Show
Live from 7:30pm to 8:30pm Eastern -- Taking your calls now at (646) 716-9736
 
 
 
 

UPDATE: Eagles WR DeSean Jackson injures ribs, out for the season

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid told reporters after Monday night's game against the Carolina Panthers that wide receiver DeSean Jackson @DeseanJackson10 injured his rib cartilage. Jackson was forced to leave the game early in the first quarter and was never able to return. This usually suggests a fairly serious injury. Jason Avant would start alongside Jeremy Maclin @jmac_18 if D-Jax is unable to play. Philly travels to Dallas in Week 13 for Sunday Night Football.

UPDATE (12:13 pm): The Eagles have announced that Jackson is out for the season.

Fantasy Analysis:

The Eagles' season continues to get worse with injuries to Michael Vick @MikeVick, LeSean McCoy @CutonDime25, and now Jackson in recent weeks. The former Calfornia Golden Bear was not having a season much better than 2011. He ranks in the high-30s at wide receiver and that means he barely qualified as a flex in most leagues. Maclin should see a decent bump since Jackson is out for the year, although that doesn't mean much unless Vick is the starter.

Source:
Eagles' official Twitter

FFToolbox is now ScoutFantasy.com. Become a Scout Member today to get access to the best fantasy players in the world!

0 Comments | Add Yours

There are no comments on this article yet.

You must login in order to comment:

If you do not have an account yet, register here -- it's free

Warning: You don't have cookies enabled in your internet broswer. Without cookies, you will not be able to login. Some web browsers allow cookies to be managed on a per-site basis.



News Archive
NFL News Feed: XML Feed
Subscribe to FFToolbox NFL News and Rumors by Email


Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties