The Payments had a number of gamers come off the sphere because of injury throughout Monday night time’s recreation towards the Titans.
Cornerback Dane Jackson suffered a scary neck injury throughout the recreation and was transported to the hospital for testing. Fortunately, he was launched and checks decided there was no main injury to his neck or spinal cord. Jackson additionally has full motion in his extremities. Sean McDermott mentioned they are going to take it day-to-day with Jackson.
Along with Jackson, Matt Milano (stinger), Micah Hyde (neck) and Jordan Phillips (hamstring), who suffered accidents towards the Titans, are all day-to-day.
McDermott mentioned Ed Oliver (ankle), Tim Settle (calf) and Gabe Davis (ankle), who did not play on Monday night time, are all progressing.
Health might be particularly vital on protection when going up towards an offense just like the Dolphins that has Tyreek Hill, Jaylen Waddle and extra. McDermott mentioned with the uncertainty of who might be out there within the secondary, he wants gamers to step up like they did towards the Titans.
“We’ll want extra of that this week,” McDermott mentioned of the potential of needing to make use of backups towards Miami. “That is what we have got to do, that is the journey of an NFL season and we anticipate whoever’s quantity is known as to step in and step up.”