Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson suffered an apparent knee injury in Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins. He later returned to the game.
Jackson caught a screen pass and ran about 15 yards down the sideline. He went down when tight end Scott Chandler appeared to roll up on his left knee. Jackson stayed down for several minutes in lots of pain.
Jackson later got up and went to the sidelines, flexing his knee. He continued to walk around and refused to get on a cart. He came back into the game on the Bills’ next drive.
Jackson had been in and out of the injury reports Cheap Atlanta Braves Jerseys this season with a knee ailment. He suffered a mild MCL sprain in Week 4, but played through the injury. The 32-year-old has had a minor career revival, rushing for 344 yards and four touchdowns on 75 carries.
C.J. Spiller has been splitting carries with Jackson, although he’s dealing with an ankle injury of his own.
Chicago Bears return specialist Devin Hester tied an NFL record when he took a punt return back 81 yards for a touchdown during the second quarter against the Washington Redskins.
The score gives Hester 19 career return touchdowns, tying him with Hall of Fame defensive back Deion Sanders. It extends his NFL-record number of punt return touchdowns to 13.
Hester fielded the punt at his own 19-yard line, made a quick move to get the edge on the opposite side of the field and raced down the right sideline accompanied by a convoy of teammates to tie the game at 17.
The 30-year-old Hester, now in his eighth NFL season, has lost the quickness and speed that once made him the league’s most electric return man, but showed off good field vision and awareness as he picked up his first return touchdown since 2011. He scored on two punt returns and one kick Cheap NFL Jerseys Nike return that season.