The Cleveland Browns head into the bye week with their star defensive end banged up.
Browns star defensive end Myles Garrett could miss some time, according to Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon-Journal. The 24-year-old defensive end was already dealing with an ankle injury. In the second quarter, Garrett headed into the medical tent with a knee injury. He did return briefly to the field before he went into the locker room.
Garrett will have an MRI on Monday to find out the severity of the knee injury. He was one of the top defensive players in the league with nine sacks, 22 tackles, and five tackles for a loss.
The Browns are 5-3 after a tough home loss to the Raiders.
More from the AFC
- Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is out for the year and possibly be done in Cleveland, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. The Pro Bowl receiver is due to make $12 million guaranteed and can not be cut. He will be on the roster as the new league year starts in March. Once he is healthy enough can be traded in either Spring or Summer 2021. Beckham tore his ACL last Sunday in Cincinnati.
- Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II is expected to be inactive next week, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. The 2019 sixth-round pick suffered a thumb injury after last week’s loss to the Chargers. Veteran quarterback Mike Glennon and rookie Jake Luton to compete for the starting job. Luton is a sixth-rounder out of Oregon State who has impressed coaches in practice. In 2019, he threw for 28 touchdowns and three interceptions.
- Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton suffered a groin injury, according to Mike Wells of ESPN. Hilton will have an MRI on Monday. The Pro Bowl receiver has been an afterthought for a patched-up Colts receiver corp with 22 receptions, 251 yards, and zero touchdowns. On Saturday, the Colts activated rookie wideout Michael Pittman Jr. off the injured reserve.