Jaguars RB Denard Robinson has been diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain, HC Gus Bradley said Monday. That figures to cost Robinson multiple weeks, and possibly the rest of the season. RB Chris Ivory's status remains unclear with his hamstring injury. His absence would leave the backfield to T.J. Yeldon. He's been dealing with an ankle injury but racked up 17 touches in Sunday's loss to the Broncos.
Jaguars RB Denard Robinson injured his ankle in the 3rd quarter of Sunday's loss to the Broncos and did not return. He was operating as the lead back before going down, turning 18 touches into 64 yards. RB T.J. Yeldon took over the rest of the way, finishing with 82 yards on 17 touches. RB Chris Ivory missed the game with a hamstring injury.
Jaguars RB Denard Robinson (foot) put in a full practice on Wednesday. His reported sprained foot obviously isn't a big deal. RB T.J. Yeldon, meanwhile, remains in a knee brace. Look for Robinson to again operate as Jacksonville's feature back in a juicy matchup against the Saints on Sunday.
Jaguars RB Denard Robinson is "likely" to start Sunday's game against the Saints, according to ESPN's Mike DiRocco. Robinson fumbled twice and sprained his foot last week. But the foot injury isn't serious, and HC Gus Bradley said Monday that he hasn't lost confidence in Robinson. If T.J. Yeldon remains out with his knee injury this week. Robinson will be a strong RB2 in the plus matchup.
Jaguars HC Gus Bradley said Monday that RB Denard Robinson sprained his left foot in the loss to the Falcons. It's unclear when the injury occurred, but Robinson played all 62 offensive snaps. We'll keep an eye on his status throughout the week. RB T.J. Yeldon (knee) remains iffy for Sunday's game against the Saints. If he and Robinson are out, Jacksonville would be down to RBs Jonas Gray and Joe Banyard.