Placing Jason Hanson on Injured Reserve Indicative of Injury Problems


The news concerning the Detroit Lions injury situation has been dominated by today’s word that Jason Hanson had been placed on injured reserve. Dave Rayner will now finish out the year as the Lions kicker. Matthew Stafford and Shaun Hill were the other two Lions that have already been ruled out for this weekend that did not practice today.


Kyle Vanden Bosch and Gosder Cherilus also did not practice but there status is still up in the air. Early reports suggest that Vanden Bosch could be a longshot to play.

Jahvid Best, Nate Burleson, DeAndre Levy and Tony Scheffler were all limited participants in practice for a second consecutive day. Cliff Avril and Corey Williams remain listed on the weekly injury report despite practicing fully again today.

Tags: Cliff Avril Corey Williams DeAndre Levy Detroit Lions Gosder Cherilus Injuries Jahvid Best Jason Hanson Kyle Vanden Bosch Matthew Stafford Nate Burleson Shaun Hill Tony Scheffler