Saturday, 18 November, 2017

How David Johnson's injury changes 49ers' battles with Arizona

David Johnson injured in Cardinals game vs. Lions David Johnson Suffers Sprained Wrist
Saul Franklin | 15 September, 2017, 00:40

Chris Johnson is a long way removed from a 2,000-yard rushing season in 2009, and he missed all but four games last season while being cut after a dismal preseason this year.

The Arizona Cardinals began their 2017 National Football League season with a disappointing loss to the Detroit Lions.

With Johnson placed on the injured reserve list, the Cardinals will likely turn to Kerwynn Williams to shoulder the load at the running back position.

Johnson will have surgery this week and is expected to miss the next two-to-three months.

The early returns seem positive.

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The Cardinals are desperate for help and will sign veteran Chris Johnson, according to multiple reports, who was released prior to final cuts September 1.

Bruce Arians announced Monday afternoon that star running back David Johnson has a dislocated wrist and will probably require surgery.

Schefter added Johnson still has a chance to return this season. "Our young guys, we'll see what we got and what's available". Johnson's workload in 2015 was significantly more substantial, as he had just shy of 200 carries for over 800 yards.

Whatever is decided going forward, it appears the Cardinals will be without Johnson for a while. He accounted for 36.1 percent of Arizona's yards a year ago and 41.7 percent of its offensive touchdowns.

The Texans are expected to promote rookie tight end Evan Baylis off the practice squad ahead of Thursday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals, according to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle. The Cardinals also signed running back D.J. Johnson had 1,239 rushing yards, 870 receiving yards and 20 total touchdowns in 2016, his first All-Pro season of his career.

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