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Week 2 Sunday Injury Recap
Philip Gentles
September 17, 2006

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

Aaron Brooks, QB, OAK
Unspecified Shoulder Injury - Was hurt in the first quarter while trying to fall on one of his fumbles and did not return to the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Reggie Brown, WR, PHI
Strained Hamstring - Was hurt in the first half and was limited for the remainder of the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Dexter Jackson, DB, CIN
Unspecified Ankle Injury - Left in the first half and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Chad Johnson, WR, CIN
Bruised Shoulder and Chin Laceration - Was hurt during his touchdown reception and after being hit hard by a defender following an interception, but was able to return to the game on both occasions. The severity of his injuries is currently unknown but they don't appear to be serious.

Jevon Kearse, DL, PHI
Sprained Knee - Was hurt in overtime and had to be carted to the locker room. He did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but he is scheduled to have an MRI on Monday.

Itula Mili, TE, SEA
Unspecified Knee Injury - Left game in the fourth quarter and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Terrell Owens, WR, DAL
Broken Finger - Left game in the fourth quarter for X-rays that revealed a broken finger on his right hand. He is scheduled for surgery tomorrow and will miss from 2-4 weeks.

David Pollack, LB, CIN
Strained Neck - Was hurt while making a tackle and did not finish the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Samari Rolle, DB, BAL
Unspecified Foot Injury - Left game and did not return. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but it doesn't appear to be serious.

Jeremy Shockey, TE, NYG
Sprained Ankle - Aggravated his ankle injury in the first half and second half and did not play in overtime. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

L.J. Smith, TE, PHI
Unspecified Shoulder Injury - Left in the first half but returned and finished the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but it doesn't appear to be serious.

Rod Smith, WR, DEN
Mild Concussion - Left game in the second half and did not return. Not considered serious and he's expected to be ready for week three.

Brandon Stokley, WR, IND
High Ankle Sprain - Aggravated his ankle problem in the first half and eventually left the game in the second half. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Pisa Tinoisamoa, LB, STL
Dislocated Elbow - Was hurt while trying to make a tackle in the third quarter. Severity of the injury is currently unknown but his status for Week 3 appears to be in doubt.

Adam Vinatieri, PK, IND
Strained Groin - Was hurt in the fourth quarter and did not attempt the team's final extra point. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.

Roddy White, WR, ATL
Unspecified Rib Injury - Left game and had X-rays in the locker room. The results of the X-rays have not been released but he did not return to the game. Severity of the injury is currently unknown.