DeSean Jackson Injury: Updates on Eagles WR's Ankle

Mike ChiariFeatured ColumnistOctober 20, 2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 09: Wide receiver DeSean Jackson
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson entered Week 7's game against the Dallas Cowboys among the NFL leaders in receiving yardage, but a tough day was made even worse by an ankle injury that forced him to leave the contest.

According to Jeff McLane of The Philadelphia Inquirer, Jackson went down with an ankle issue in the third quarter, and was initially unable to get back to his feet.

DeSean Jackson is down and holding his ankle. Tried to get up, went back down.

— Jeff McLane (@Jeff_McLane) October 20, 2013

Jackson is probable ahead of Week 9's match up against the Raiders.