NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Titans pass receiver Julio Jones will miss out on a minimum of 3 video games after being put on hurt reserve with a hamstring injury Saturday.
After not appearing on the injury report today for the very first time considering that Week 4, Jones modified his hamstring throughout Thursday’s practice and remained Friday. He had actually been handling a hamstring injury considering that Week 3 that triggered him to miss out on 3 video games.
The AFC-best Titans (7-2) play the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
Tennessee gotten Jones and a 2023 sixth-round choice from the Atlanta Falcons in exchange for a 2022 second-round choice and a 2023 fourth-round choice. Trading for Jones was expected to supply a complementary receiver to budding star A.J. Brown.
Jones has actually captured 21 passes for 336 lawns through 6 video games this season. He played 42 snaps in last Sunday’s success over the Rams — his greatest breeze count considering that tweaking the hamstring in Week 3.
The Titans will rely on second-year receiver Nick Westbrook-Ikhine to action in for Jones. Westbrook-Ikhine has 15 receptions for 155 lawns and 2 goals this season. Tennessee likewise signed novice pass receiver Dez Fitzpatrick to the active lineup from the practice team.
In matching relocations, the Titans triggered cornerback Kristian Fulton from hurt reserve and put security Dane Cruikshank on hurt reserve.
The Titans had actually currently lost NFL hurrying leader Derrick Henry for an undefined length of time due to a best foot injury that needed surgical treatment. Sources informed ESPN that he’s anticipated to miss out on the remainder of the season.