Report: Ronald Darby Will Miss Only 4-to-6 Weeks


The Philadelphia Eagles really dodged a bullet with Ronald Darby’s injury.

NFL Insider Ian Rapoport is reporting that he did not suffer any significant damage in his dislocated ankle and will only miss 4-to-6 weeks.

Philadelphia immediately feared the worst when Darby went down, the injury was gruesome to watch.


So you go from thinking he’s gone for the season to a mid-season return. Now he’ll be back in six weeks or less.


This is obviously great news for the Eagles considering how leaky their cornerbacks are, although Jalen Mills and Patrick Robinson held up against the Washington Redskins yesterday after Darby went down. They were also greatly aided by an Eagles pass rush that sacked Kirk Cousins four times.


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