Jets' Herndon back from suspension, but has hamstring injury

Washington Times Sports 2 months ago

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - New York Jets tight end Chris Herndon’s return from suspension will be delayed by a hamstring injury that will sideline him for an undetermined amount of time.

Herndon was eligible to return to the team this week after being suspended the first four games by the NFL for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Coach Adam Gase said Wednesday the second-year tight end was injured Friday while running routes on his own.

Gase adds it’s “a legit hamstring” injury for Herndon, who’s unlikely to play Sunday against Dallas.

It’s a tough blow for the Jets’ struggling offense, which is getting quarterback Sam Darnold back this week from a bout with mononucleosis. Herndon’s return was also highly anticipated after he and Darnold established a nice rapport late last season as rookies.

Herndon had 39 catches for 502 yards and four touchdowns last season.


More AP NFL: and

Source link
Read also:
New York Daily News › Sports › 2 months ago
Tight end Chris Herndon will miss this weekend’s game against the Cowboys thanks to a hamstring injury he suffered just days before he officially returned from a four-game suspension.
New York Post › Sports › 1 month ago
Suspension cost Chris Herndon all of September. A hamstring injury cost him October. It’s now November and the young tight end has still yet to practice fully this season. Herndon wasn’t ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Dolphins, listed as...
New York Post › Sports › 3 weeks ago
The seasons of tight end Chris Herndon and guard Brian Winters officially ended Tuesday with the Jets placing them on injured reserve. The 23-year-old Herndon played in just one game this season, making one catch against the Giants on Sunday before...
New York Post › Sports › 2 months ago
Sam Darnold is returning this week, but one of his reliable targets seems unlikely to join him. Jets tight end Chris Herndon was scheduled to re-join the Jets this Sunday after serving a four-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse...
New York Post › Sports › 3 weeks ago
The Jets finally won a game on Sunday, beating the rival Giants 34-27, but they paid the price for it. Tight end Chris Herndon and right guard Brian Winters suffered serious injuries that could end their respective seasons, coach Adam Gase said on a...
USA Today › Sports › 1 month ago
Jets running back Le'Veon Bell, tight end Chris Herndon are questionable for Giants game, but appear likely to play
Washington Times › Sports › 3 weeks ago
New York Jets tight end Chris Herndon will be out indefinitely with a broken rib and guard Brian Winters has a dislocated shoulder that will likely end his season.
New York Post › Sports › 1 month ago
It’s getting so close, the Jets can almost smell the white smoke. Sunday, they may even see it — in the presence of Chris Herndon. The young tight end could make his 2019 debut against the Giants. He’s trending in the right direction, running...
UPI › Sports › 3 weeks ago
The New York Jets are expected to be without tight end Chris Herndon and veteran offensive lineman Brian Winters for the rest of the season.
Washington Times › Sports › 3 weeks ago
The New York Jets have placed tight end Chris Herndon and right guard Brian Winters on the injured reserve list, ending the season for both players.
Sign In

Sign in to follow sources and tags you love, and get personalized stories.

Continue with Google