Bucs Playing Waiting Game With Injured Center

It’s been per week since Bucs Professional Bowl middle Ryan Jensen was carted off the observe area with a knee harm. The staff and their followers are collectively holding their breath awaiting phrase on the severity of Jensen’s harm. However there was no replace. Effectively, form of.

After Tuesday’s observe, head coach Todd Bowles gave a quick replace on what the holdup is on any official announcement.

“I’m undecided,” Bowles stated. “We’re ready for every thing, the testing and the swelling, to go down so we will see extra.”

Bowles additionally stated that features receiving a second and attainable third opinion. Therein lies the glimmer of hope. Normally if a participant has a clear ACL tear, the staff doesn’t hesitate to announce it and place the participant on injured reserve. The truth that Jensen has not been positioned on injured reserve but at the very least leaves the door open for a late-season return to the Bucs.

Robert Hainsey and Nick Leverett have performed a very good job in camp thus far in changing the veteran middle. There can be highs and lows with each gamers as they step into a brand new function. Nevertheless, early returns have been constructive. The longer the look ahead to info on Jensen’s harm, although, maybe the higher the likelihood for a comeback in 2022.