Tua Tagovailoa was pressured out by a rib damage. Carson Wentz damage his proper ankle. Andy Dalton had a knee subject, and Tyrod Taylor exited with a hamstring damage.
It was a tough Sunday for quarterbacks.
Tagovailoa was knocked out of Miami’s 35-0 loss to Buffalo when he was hit by A.J. Epenesa on a failed fourth-down play close to midfield within the first quarter. Tagovailoa struggled simply to get to the sideline and was carted to the locker room not lengthy afterward.
Tagovailoa was having assessments carried out, a course of that can proceed into Monday, Dolphins coach Brian Flores stated.
Pittsburgh outdoors linebacker T.J. Watt, Denver linebacker Bradley Chubb and Philadelphia defensive finish Brandon Graham additionally have been among the many NFL’s most notable accidents in Week 2.
Watt left the Steelers’ 26-17 loss to Las Vegas with a groin damage. Chubb aggravated an ankle damage in the course of the Broncos’ 23-13 win at Jacksonville. Graham suffered a left Achilles tendon damage within the Eagles’ 17-11 loss to San Francisco, and he wrote on social media he would miss the remainder of the season.
“He’s actually the heartbeat of the this group,” Eagles offensive deal with Lane Johnson stated.
Philadelphia additionally misplaced offensive lineman Brandon Brooks, who damage his chest on the finish of the primary quarter.
Tennessee’s offensive line took successful when left deal with Taylor Lewan limped off the sphere with a knee damage suffered in pregame warmups earlier than the Titans’ 33-30 extra time win at Seattle.
Titans left guard Rodger Saffold III went down with a shoulder damage briefly within the first half, returned, after which left for good within the third quarter.
Cleveland quarterback Baker Mayfield damage his left shoulder in the course of the Browns’ 31-21 win over Houston, however he got here again to throw a landing cross and run for a TD.
Mayfield misplaced one in all his high targets when huge receiver Jarvis Landry injured a knee on the second offensive play. Coach Kevin Stefanski stated Landry will bear an MRI on the injured knee on Monday.
Wentz injured his ankle within the fourth quarter of the Colts’ 27-24 loss to the Rams. He needed to watch his group’s remaining two possessions from the bench.
“It’s sore, it positively feels sore. We’ll see the way it reacts this week,” Wentz stated. “It’s a nasty scenario when you may’t end, you type of really feel such as you let your group down.”
Dalton bought damage on a 14-yard run early within the second quarter of Chicago’s 20-17 win in opposition to Cincinnati. Rookie Justin Fields took over and helped the Bears shut out their first victory of the season.
Coach Matt Nagy stated Dalton was out there in an emergency. He additionally stated he was “fairly certain” Dalton didn’t have a severe ACL damage, although the quarterback was to be examined extra within the subsequent few days.
Texans coach David Culley stated Taylor bought damage simply earlier than halftime in Cleveland.
“He got here off to the sideline and was operating to the left, and he type of pulled up and knew one thing was improper,” Culley stated. “He thought he was OK, however as soon as we bought him in, we realized it was one thing.”
Taylor’s damage pressured rookie Davis Mills into his first NFL motion, and he threw an interception on his second sequence.
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