Joey Bosa will miss his second game of the season. The Los Angeles Chargers pass rusher could be out even longer due to a bone bruise in his foot.
Speaking on SiriusXM NFL Radio on Thursday, coach Anthony Lynn confirmed Bosa's injury could linger.
"He's week to week but he'll probably be gone for the next couple weeks," Lynn said, via Ross Tucker.
Lynn's comments confirm NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport's report that Bosa is week to week. Rapoport added that Bosa is not expected to need surgery on the injured foot, which was a new issue separate from the one that held the pass rusher out of the preseason.
Bosa spent Wednesday visiting with Dr. Robert Anderson, a foot specialist, in Green Bay getting his foot checked out. There was no revelation about the injury after the visit. Bosa is not a candidate for injured reserve at this point.
Given Lynn's admission on Thursday, it could be several more weeks before we see the Pro Bowl pass rusher back on the field.
Here are other injuries we're tracking Thursday:
- Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson suffered a knee injury during the first quarter against the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday and didn't return in the 34-23 victory. In addition, rookie center Billy Price suffered a right ankle injury and was spotted by television cameras wearing a protective boot on his right foot while standing on the sideline during the second half.
Second-year running back Joe Mixon briefly left the game in the second half with a knee injury before returning in the middle of the fourth quarter.
- Baltimore Ravens linebacker C.J. Mosley was carted to the locker room before being diagnosed with a bone bruise while undergoing evaluation for a knee injury. Coach John Harbaugh told reporters after the game Mosley didn't suffer any ligament damage but didn't know if the three-time Pro Bowler would be able to play Week 3 against the Denver Broncos.
- The status quo remains for Aaron Rodgers and the Packers as the star quarterback tries to get his sprained knee ready for Sunday's game against the Vikings. Coach Mike McCarthy told reporters Rodgers again will work out with the rehab group during practice. Wide receiver Davante Adams (shoulder) will be a limited participant in practice after sitting out Wednesday, coach Mike McCarthy said.
- Carolina Panthers running back C.J. Anderson was a full participate after sitting out Wednesday's session due to an illness. Guard Trai Turner (concussion) did not practice for a second straight day.
- Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson was limited in practice for the second consecutive day because of a back injury. Defensive end Markus Golden (knee), tight end Jermaine Gresham (Achilles tendon) and linebacker Haason Reddick (ankle) were each limited.
- Cleveland Browns cornerback E.J. Gaines (knee), linebacker Christian Kirksey (shoulder, ankle) and safety Damarious Randall (head, neck) were each limited in practice.
- New Orleans Saints offensive tackle Terron Armstead (knee), wide receiver Tedd Ginn (knee) and offensive tackle Andrus Peat were all limited in practice.
- Detroit Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah (shoulder) was limited in practice and running back LeGarrette Blount was a full participant.
- Houston Texans cornerback Johnson Bademosi (knee), linebacker Jadeveon Clowney (back, elbow) and wide receivers Sammie Coates (hamstring), Keke Coutee (hamstring), Will Fuller (hamstring) and DeAndre Hopkins (foot) were all limited.