Recent Injury Bite

Bengals WR A.J. Green is "now expected to miss a few games" based on what his Tuesday morning clean-out ankle surgery revealed, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports. Rapoport delivered several varying reports on Green's outlook Tuesday, but the latest seems like the best working assumption for now. We'll keep an eye out for further details of Green's specific injury.

Related Injury Bites

Bengals WR A.J. Green suffered torn ligaments in his right ankle in Saturday's practice, according to multiple reports. An MRI revealed the extent of the damage after initial reports deemed it likely a mere low-ankle sprain. Green is expected to miss 6-8 weeks, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that the wideout will seek further opinions but that surgery is not currently planned.