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Game Day Injury Recap - Week 16
Philip Gentles
December 27, 2009
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This is a brief recap of the injuries occurring during Sunday's games. A complete in-depth injury report will be published on Tuesday.

Matt Bryant, PK, ATL - Hamstring Injury

Bryant suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday's game and he was unable to finish out the game. He'll be re-evaluated on Monday to determine the severity of the injury and his playing status for week 17.

Correll Buckhalter, RB, DEN - Undisclosed Leg Injury

Buckhalter left Sunday’s game after hurting his leg on a kickoff return. He later returned but he did not look comfortable. The nature of the injury and his status for week 17 are unknown.

Channing Crowder, LB, MIA - Undisclosed Foot Injury

Crowder left Sunday’s game with a foot injury and did not return. The severity of the injury and his status for week 17 are unknown.

Torry Holt, WR, JAX - Sprained Finger

Holt jammed his finger in the third quarter and was forced to leave the game. He went to locker room for X-rays. The injury is currently being called a sprain but his status for week 17 is unknown.

Tony Gonzalez, TE, ATL - Undisclosed Calf Injury

Gonzalez left Sunday’s game after hurting his calf and he was unable to return. There is concern that the injury is serious and his status for week 17 now appears to be in doubt.

Brandon Jacobs, RB, NYG - Knee Soreness

Jacobs reportedly took himself out of Sunday’s game after experiencing soreness in his knee. He apparently had X-rays but the results have not been made public. The severity of the injury and his status for week 17 are unknown.

Julius Jones, RB, SEA - Rib Injury

Jones aggravated his previous rib injury during Sunday's game and was unable to finish the contest. He'll be re-evaluated on Monday to determine the severity of the injury and his playing status for week 17.

Steve Smith, WR, CAR - Fractured Arm

Smith left Sunday’s game with a fractured arm in the third quarter. X-rays have revealed a break in the radius bone and he is scheduled to undergo surgery to repair the damage. He will not play in week 17.

Pierre Thomas, RB, NO - Bruised Ribs

Thomas left Sunday’s game after bruising his ribs in the second quarter and did not return. His status for week 17 is currently unknown.

Ricky Williams, RB, MIA - Undisclosed Shoulder Injury

Williams left in the third quarter on Sunday after hurting his shoulder. He later returned for one play in the fourth quarter. The nature and severity of the injury are currently unknown and his status for week 17 is unclear.

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