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Week 11 Injuries

November 18, 2002

Reported injuries from Week 11:

* Pittsburgh quarterback Tommy Maddox was admitted to a Nashville hospital with a bruised spinal cord and a concussion. Steeler spokesman Ron Wahl said Maddox was awake and alert, with sensation and movement in all his extremities.

* Philadelphia quarterback Donovan McNabb could sit out the rest of the regular season after breaking his right ankle in the Philadelphia Eagles' 38-14 victory over Arizona. Eagle Coach Andy Reid said McNabb could miss six to eight weeks.

* Denver quarterback Brian Griese sprained his left knee late in the third quarter of Sunday's 31-9 victory at Seattle. An MRI exam was planned for today. A team spokesman said Griese could be sidelined up to a month.

* Detroit wide receiver Az-Zahir Hakim will sit out the rest of the season after dislocating and breaking his left hip in the first quarter of a 31-14 loss to the New York Jets. Hakim was taken off the field on a stretcher after being tackled by Jon McGraw and John Abraham after making a 14-yard catch.

* Detroit defensive end Robert Porcher left the game against the Jets with a hyperextended right knee

* Detroit defensive tackle Luther Elliss sprained an ankle.

* Dallas Pro Bowl safety Darren Woodson strained his right groin in the first half at Indianapolis and did not return.

* New Orleans cornerback Fred Thomas was knocked out when he took a knee to the head making a tackle at Atlanta. Thomas was motionless on the turf for several minutes, but was able to run off, although he sustained a concussion.

* Pittsburgh center Jeff Hartings and linebacker James Farrior both hurt knees and will be re-evaluated today.

* Baltimore wide receiver Javin Hunter suffered a concussion against Miami.

* Cincinnati cornerback Jeff Burris left the game against Cleveland with a severe headache.

* Arizona fullback Joel Makovicka left the game against Philadelphia at halftime because of a concussion.

* Green Bay guard Marco Rivera sprained his right knee at Minnesota.

* San Diego linebacker Donnie Edwards and guard Bob Hallen were knocked out of the game with San Francisco because of concussions.

* San Diego guard Michael Keathley sprained an ankle.

* San Francisco offensive tackle Derrick Deese sprained an ankle.

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