- - http://www.sportstalkflorida.com -

BREAKING: Bucs RB Jeff Demps Has Groin Surgery

Posted By Jenna Laine On October 17, 2013 @ 1:39 PM In Florida News,Insider - Bucs,Insider Main,main feature,NFL | No Comments

20131017-134427.jpg [1]

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without running back and kick returner Jeff Demps this weekend against the Atlanta Falcons due to a groin injury that required him to have surgery.

“Jeff had surgery today, on his groin. I’m not sure exactly how long he’ll be out. [It’s] too early to tell,” head coach Greg Schiano told reporters Thursday.

Demps suffered the injury during the Bucs’ 21-30 loss to the Eagles last Sunday, a game in which he caught two passes for 13 receiving yards. He left the game and did not return.

As Schiano alluded to, a timetable for recovery is unclear at this point. The team activated wide receiver/kick returner Skye Dawson from the practice squad to help fill the void.


Article printed from : http://www.sportstalkflorida.com

URL to article: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/breaking-bucs-rb-jeff-demps-has-groin-surgery/

URLs in this post:

[1] Image: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/20131017-134427.jpg

Copyright © 2011 ESPN Florida. All rights reserved.