Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Pats’ Edelman, Blount out; Jets’ Wilkerson active

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman and running back LeGarrette Blount will not play against the New York Jets on Sunday because of injuries.

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Falcons receiver Jones to play vs. Saints

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Atlanta receiver Julio Jones has been activated for Sunday’s pivotal NFC South game against New Orleans.

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Novak’s 40-yard FG lifts Chargers past 49ers

San Diego Chargers's Nick Novak (9) kicks a 40-yard field goal from the hold of Mat McBriar in overtime against the San Francisco 49ers in an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. The Chargers won 38-35. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Philip Rivers looked at the 21-point deficit on the scoreboard at halftime and even he wondered whether the San Diego Chargers had it in them to come back. The season depended on it, so Rivers took charge.

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Lauren Jackson returns from 11-month injury layoff

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Seattle Storm forward and former WNBA most valuable player Lauren Jackson played her first competitive match in 11 months on the weekend, admitting she was “terrible” while scoring 13 points to lead the Canberra Capitals to victory in Australia.

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Carolina activates Semin from IR

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes have activated forward Alexander Semin from injured reserve.

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