Miles Sanders suffered an ankle injury in the Eagles’ Week 7 game against the Raiders.
Sanders was hit hard in the legs on a pass from Galen Hurts at the end of the first quarter. He remained on the ground and was taken care of by the Eagles’ medical staff after the play.
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Sanders walked off the field with the help of an Eagles employee. He went to the blue medical tent to get more treatment before being taken to the locker room. He was officially deemed doubtful about his return soon after his injury.
Injury update: RB Miles Sanders (ankle) return questionable.
– Philadelphia Eagles October 24 2021
If Sanders can’t get back into the game, the Eagles will rely heavily on fifth-round rookie Kenneth Jenwell to shoulder the burden against the Invaders. The Boston Scott, who was the Eagles’ primary replacement in previous seasons, will also see an increase in traffic.
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Before going out, Sanders had six carts for 30 yards and one catch for minus 3 yards. He’s had 57 lunges for 250 yards in six games this season entering the game.