dearJulius.com Write For Us

Jaguars' Fournette, Hayden ruled out vs. Chiefs

SHARE:

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette breaks free for a touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC playoffs on January 14, 2018. Photo by Archie Carpenter/UPI

By The Sports Xchange

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs because of a hamstring injury, coach Doug Marrone said on Wednesday.

Marrone also ruled out D.J. Hayden with a toe injury, marking the third straight game that the cornerback has missed.

Fournette aggravated his right hamstring during Sunday's 31-12 win over the New York Jets. The 23-year-old sustained the original injury in the first half of the season opener against the New York Giants.

Running backs T.J. Yeldon and Corey Grant will receive increased workloads in place of the 6-foot-1, 223-pound Fournette, who has rushed for 71 yards on 20 carries this season.

Yeldon had 18 carries for 52 yards and a touchdown and reeled in three passes for 48 yards and another score versus the Jets. Grant had five carries for as many yards and two catches for 12 yards.

Fournette led the Jaguars in rushing in his rookie season with 1,040 yards in 268 attempts and nine touchdowns in 13 games a year ago.

Jacksonville's first-round pick (No. 4 overall) in the 2017 NFL Draft, Fournette missed three games last year -- two due to an ankle injury and one game with a quadriceps injury.

Hayden, 28, has recorded eight tackles in two games since signing a three-year, $19 million contract in free agency to replace Aaron Colvin.

COMMENTS



Note: If you think this story need more information or correction, feel free to comment below your opinion and reaction.
Like & Follow to Stay Updated ...

Name

Cricket,1,Fantasy Sports,5,Sports,1267,
ltr
item
Sports - U.S. Daily News: Jaguars' Fournette, Hayden ruled out vs. Chiefs
Jaguars' Fournette, Hayden ruled out vs. Chiefs
https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-qCXeyzsKMK8/W7XKk8yjxpI/AAAAAAABCKY/BBXMO7nI4B457s76kQpB7hsqJp5jQrg4gCLcBGAs/s1600/7.jpg
https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-qCXeyzsKMK8/W7XKk8yjxpI/AAAAAAABCKY/BBXMO7nI4B457s76kQpB7hsqJp5jQrg4gCLcBGAs/s72-c/7.jpg
Sports - U.S. Daily News
https://sports.dailynews.us.com/2018/10/jaguars-fournette-hayden-ruled-out-vs.html
https://sports.dailynews.us.com/
https://sports.dailynews.us.com/
https://sports.dailynews.us.com/2018/10/jaguars-fournette-hayden-ruled-out-vs.html
true
4484263372803858498
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Read More Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share. STEP 2: Click the link you shared to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy