NFL

Welker could miss Patriots game

FOX Sports
Share This Story

   
 

For months now, Wes Welker has likely had Nov. 24 circled on his calendar. That’s when the slot receiver returns to New England to face his former teammates.

NESN
Looking for more scoops on your favorite New England sports teams? Check out NESN.

Now, though, Welker’s status for Sunday night’s game is in doubt. The Broncos announced Welker suffered a concussion against the Chiefs on Sunday night, according to Pro Football Talk.

He went down after taking a shot to the head early in the fourth quarter. Welker came out of the game looking wobbly but came back in for a nine-yard reception later in the drive. He then headed to the locker room, leaving the game for good, to take tests for a concussion.

After Danny Amendola suffered a concussion against the Saints in Week 6, he missed the Patriots’ Week 7 matchup against the Jets. Welker will have to go through a series of tests from an independent neurologist before he’s OK’d to practice and play Week 12 against New England.

Tagged: Broncos, Wes Welker

Related Stories

Member Comments

Please note by clicking on "Post comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be Polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator.

powered by


NFL Videos

Best Person in Sports: Keenan Lewis Posted: Jul 15, 2014
Saints CB Keenan Lewis hosts a back-to-school event, giving children medical ser...

NFL Roundtable: New York Jets Posted: Jul 14, 2014
They're a team with plenty to prove and a roster of players primed to get it don...

NFL Roundtable: Detroit Lions Posted: Jul 11, 2014
A team with so many weapons, is this the season that the Lions put together and ...

More Than Sports on MSN