The ultimate damage report for the Washington Commanders has been launched, and so they have dominated two gamers on the defensive position for Sunday’s sport in opposition to the Philadelphia Eagles. DE Casey Toohill left final week’s sport in opposition to the Lions with a concussion and has been within the protocol all week. He has been on the sidelines at follow and must attempt to clear the protocols for subsequent week’s sport in opposition to the Cowboys in Dallas. Becoming a member of him on the sideline is DT Daniel Smart who was additionally injured in Week 2. Smart has a excessive ankle sprain that was described as delicate by Head Coach Ron Rivera.
Washington’s depth was already skinny after dropping rookie DT Phidarian Mathis (meniscus) in Week 1, and Chase Younger nonetheless recovering from his ACL tear. They added rookie John Ridgeway from claims from the Cowboys this week, and picked up Donovan Jeter and Bennings Potoa’e who have been out there on the follow squad. James Smith-Williams has been the #2 DE with Younger out, and appeared on the damage report yesterday with an stomach damage. He’s listed as uncertain, however was optimistic when describing the damage as a tweak from over-exercising.
David Mayo is the Chiefs #3 LB and acquired some taking part in time final week. He’s listed with an ankle damage for the primary time this week, and is now listed as questionable for the Eagles sport. Starter Cole Holcomb has been coping with a quad damage, however had the identical damage report final week and performed 100% of the snaps in opposition to the Lions.
Kam Curl has been cleared to play, and has no damage designation for Week 3. Curl injured his toe within the Commanders 2nd preseason sport in opposition to the Chiefs and had surgical procedure earlier than the season began. He has moved from a group on the toe, to a much less restrictive cowl that he’ll possible put on throughout the sport.
One other damage that Head Coach Ron Rivera did not speak about at the moment. Cole Turner was chosen within the fifth spherical this 12 months, and he appeared like potential weapon for Carson Wentz on this offense. A hamstring damage in coaching camp saved him off the sphere, and now he is wholesome however might proceed as a wholesome scratch. He was not concerned in Week 1 and it was mentioned that they wished him to get one other week of in-house work. He was inactive once more final week, and acquired one other week of labor with the group. At the moment, Rivera mentioned it is robust to take rookie TE Armani Rogers out of the energetic lineup as a result of he is so vital on particular groups. Turner is the #4 TE on this group, and it might harm to see the sphere if one thing would not change quickly.
Harm report: DL Casey Toohill (concussion) and Daniel Smart (ankle) are OUT for Sunday.
S Kam Curl (thumb) is anticipated to play.
James Smith-Williams (stomach) and David Mayo (ankle) are uncertain.
– Ben Standig (@BenStandig) September 23, 2022