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Week 9 Sunday Injury Recap
Philip Gentles
November 6, 2005

The following is a brief recap of the injuries occurring during the Sunday games. A complete detailed injury report will be published on Tuesday.

Shaun Alexander, RB, SEA
Upset Stomach - Left game in the second quarter but returned and finished the game. This doesn't appear to be serious and shouldn't affect his Week 10 status.

Chris Baker, TE, NYJ
Broken Ankle - Left game in third quarter and did not return. It appears that he is done for the remainder of the season.

Wayne Chrebet, WR, NYJ
Concussion - Left game and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but with his history of concussions this could end up threatening his career.

Reuben Droughns, RB, CLE
Thigh injury - Left game but returned to the field and finished the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but it doesn't appear to be serious.

James Farrior, LB, PIT
Sprained MCL - Left game and did not return. Has been diagnosed with a grade 2 sprain or partial tear of the MCL and he's expected to miss at least a couple of weeks.

Tony Fisher, RB, GB
Fractured Rib - Fisher was inactive for Sunday's game. According to reports he has a fractured rib that could keep him out for a couple of weeks.

T.J. Houshmandzadeh, WR, CIN
Leg Cramps - Left game but returned to the field and finished the game. Injury does not appear to be serious.

Kevin Jones, RB, DET
Shoulder Injury - Left game and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Thomas Jones, RB CHI
Bruised Ribs - Left game in second quarter after re-injurying ribs and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Joe Jurevicius, WR, SEA
Shoulder Injury - Did not play in the second half after aggravating existing shoulder injury. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Curtis Martin, RB, NYJ
Swollen Eye - Martin was poked in the eye and it began to swell shut but he did not leave the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Keenan McCardell, WR, SD
Bruised Hip - Injured in the first half and did not play in the second half. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Mewelde Moore, RB, MIN
Sprained Wrist - Left game late in the third quarter and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Willie Parker, RB, PIT
Ankle Injury - Left game in the second quarter and returned in the fourth quarter but was ineffective. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

L.J. Smith, TE, PHI
Concussion - Left game and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but he is being considered day-to-day.

Fred Taylor, RB, JAC
Sprained Ankle - Left game and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Vinny Testaverde, QB, NYJ
Strained Calf - Left game in the third quarter and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Anthony Wright, QB, BAL
Sprained Ankle - Left game but returned in the fourth quarter and finished the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.