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Report: Bills Running Back Zack Moss Expected To Miss Time In Playoffs With Ankle Injury
Jan 9, 2021, 5:15 PM | Updated: 5:16 pm
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former Utah Utes and current Buffalo Bills running back Zack Moss is expected to miss time during the NFL postseason due to an ankle injury suffered against the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Wild Card, according to NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo.
On Saturday, January 9, Moss and the Bills defeated the Colts, 27-24.
The former Utah running back was carted off and exited the game early because of an ankle injury.
“#Bills RB Zack Moss is expected to miss time with an ankle injury suffered today, source says, adding his the fear is his postseason could be over,” Garafolo tweeted. “But let’s see how far Buffalo goes and how he recovers.”
#Bills RB Zack Moss is expected to miss time with an ankle injury suffered today, source says, adding his the fear is his postseason could be over. But let’s see how far Buffalo goes and how he recovers.
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) January 9, 2021
After suffering the injury, the Bills ruled Moss as “doubtful to return” against the Colts.
Injury Update: Zack Moss is doubtful to return (ankle).
— Buffalo Bills PR (@BuffaloBillsPR) January 9, 2021
He finished the contest with seven carries for 21 yards and four catches for 26 yards.
Hard to tell from the replay what happened to Zack Moss there. pic.twitter.com/JH80Hq4vbI
— Bradley Gelber (@BradleyGelber) January 9, 2021
“If the Bills make a deep playoff run, he could be back in time for the AFC Championship game,” Fox Sports injury analyst Dr. Matthew Provencher said of Moss’ injury.
“If the Bills make a deep playoff run, he could be back in time for the AFC Championship game."@sportsdocmatt provides insight on Bills RB Zack Moss’ ankle injury. pic.twitter.com/IuCMOR7RA9
— FOX Sports: NFL (@NFLonFOX) January 9, 2021
Buffalo will play in the AFC Divisional round on January 16 or 17. The Bills’ next opponent and game time has yet to be determined.
Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).
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