Sport Redskins' Josh Norman back in the weight room after breaking rib

22:05  12 october  2017
22:05  12 october  2017 Source:   Sporting News

Josh Norman will miss multiple weeks following rib injury

  Josh Norman will miss multiple weeks following rib injury Washington coach Jay Gruden told ESPN's Lisa Salters the Pro Bowl cornerback will miss at least two weeks.When the Redskins began the second half with a 10-7 lead, Norman was ruled out and could miss multiple games.

The Redskins will be without Josh Norman for four weeks with injuries to his ribs and a lung, according to both a cryptic tweet from the player and some detail added by NFL Media. That would be one day less than four weeks after he sustained the broken rib .

Breaking News NFL. Redskins ’ Norman week-to-week with rib injury. October 3, 2017October 3, 2017 FLM 0 Comments Josh Norman , Redskins . “I came in and got X-rays and saw one of my ribs had something done to it,” Norman said after the game.

Josh Norman is hitting the weights less than two weeks after sustaining a rib injury.

Josh Norman © (Getty Images) Josh Norman

The Redskins cornerback took to Twitter Thursday to document his workout session. It's good news for Redskins fans, since Norman seems to be healing quickly.

Initially, the diagnosis was that Norman would be out 2-4 weeks, and Norman said Friday he would miss about four weeks of playing time due to the fractured rib.

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Drive summary: The Steelers answered right back after the Redskins scored their first touchdown. That would be one day less than four weeks after he sustained the broken rib . Redskins ' Josh Norman out four weeks with rib and lung issues.

The Redskins will be without Josh Norman for four weeks with injuries to his ribs and a lung, according to both a cryptic tweet from the player and some detail added by NFL Media. That would be one day less than four weeks after he sustained the broken rib .

According to The Washington Post, Norman underwent tests Monday to get a better prognosis, but the fact that he is back in the weight room already shows he will likely return to the field sooner than four weeks.

Norman sustained the injury in Week 4 against the Chiefs. The Redskins had a bye last week and will be without Norman this Sunday against the 49ers.

Redskins CB Josh Norman ruled out Monday night .
The Redskins will be without top cornerback Josh Norman Monday night against the Eagles.Norman, dealing with a rib injury, has just 14 tackles and zero interceptions in four games this season. The Redskins also listed fellow starting cornerback Bashaud Breeland as questionable with a knee injury.

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