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2022 NFL season, Week 7: Notable injuries, news from Sunday's games

Here are the injuries and news we're monitoring around the league on this Week 7 Sunday:

  • Atlanta Falcons cornerback A.J. Terrell (hamstring) was ruled out versus the Bengals. Head coach Arthur Smith says Terrell will undergo testing to determine the severity of the injury.
  • Carolina Panthers running back Chuba Hubbard (ankle) did not return to the game versus the Buccaneers.
  • Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Trey Hendrickson (neck) was ruled out for the rest of the game. Hendrickson suffered a bad stinger and hopes to be back soon, per NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero.
  • Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku (ankle) was ruled out versus the Ravens. Tight end Pharaoh Brown was being evaluated for a concussion.
  • Denver Broncos running back Mike Boone (ankle) did not return verses the Jets.
  • Dallas Cowboys guard Matt Farniok (left hamstring) was ruled out versus the Lions. Tight end Dalton Schultz is "fine" after tweaking his knee against the Lions, per Pelissero. Schultz had been dealing with a PCL sprain entering Sunday's game, Pelissero added.
  • Detroit Lions wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown (concussion) was ruled out versus the Cowboys. Safety DeShon Elliott (cramping) did not return to the game.
  • Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Rashan Gary (concussion) was ruled out versus the Commanders. Wide receiver Allen Lazard (shoulder) did not return.
  • Houston Texans defensive lineman Maliek Collins (chest) did not return to the game against the Raiders. Wide receiver Nico Collins (groin) did not return.
  • Las Vegas Raiders safety Matthias Farley (back) did not return verses Texans.
  • Los Angeles Chargers cornerback J.C. Jackson (knee) was ruled out versus the Seahawks. Jackson was carted off the field with his leg in an air cast after suffering the injury in the first half. Head coach Brandon Staley said Jackson suffered a "significant injury" knee injury, and per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport, Jackson dislocated his kneecap. The MRI tomorrow will show what damage he suffered during the dislocation, Rapoport added. Wide receiver Mike Williams (ankle) did not return to the game.
  • Miami Dolphins safety Brandon Jones was injured and ruled out with a knee injury in Sunday night's game against the Steelers.
  • New York Giants offensive tackle Evan Neal (knee), guard Ben Bredeson (knee) and tight end Daniel Bellinger (eye) were ruled out versus the Jaguars. The initial belief is Neal suffered an MCL injury and will undergo further tests to determine the full extent of the injury, per Pelissero. Bellinger was taken to a local hospital, but he returned to the team after the game. NFL Network Insider Mike Garafolo reported Bellinger will see an ophthalmologist on Monday in New York. Cornerback Adoree' Jackson was evaluated for a concussion.
  • New York Jets rookie running back Breece Hall (knee) was ruled out in the first half versus the Broncos. Head coach Robert Saleh told reporters that the initial diagnosis on the injury did not look good and it's believed to be an ACL injury. Wide receiver Corey Davis (knee) did not return to the game, while offensive lineman Alijah Vera-Tucker (elbow) was ruled out. Garafolo reported that initial indications are Davis suffered a MCL sprain.
  • San Francisco 49ers linebacker Dre Greenlaw (calf) did not return to the game verses the Chiefs.
  • Seattle Seahawks receiver DK Metcalf suffered a knee injury in the first quarter against the Chargers and was ruled out. He was carted into the locker room. Metcalf will get an MRI before the team knows the extent of his injury, head coach Pete Carroll told reporters after the game.
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Antoine Winfield Jr. was evaluated for a concussion and did not return to the game versus the Panthers. Cornerback Anthony Chesley (hamstring) was ruled out for the rest of the game. Wide receiver Russell Gage (hamstring) did not return to the game.
  • Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill was in a walking boot after injuring his ankle in the second half against the Colts. Tannehill told reporters that his ankle "doesn't feel great" and he'll do all he can to be able to play in Week 8. Defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons (ankle) did not return to the game versus the Colts.
  • Washington Commanders tight end Cole Turner (concussion) was ruled out versus the Packers.

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