Elvis Dumervil Injury: Updates on Ravens Star's Recovery from Foot Surgery

Scott Polacek@@ScottPolacekFeatured Columnist

Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil (58) celebrates after the Ravens defeated the Cleveland Browns 33-27 in an NFL football game, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)
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Baltimore Ravens pass-rusher Elvis Dumervil missed the first three weeks of the season while recovering from foot surgery, but he is ready to play. 

Continue for updates.

Dumervil Active vs. Raiders

Sunday, Oct. 2

The Ravens announced Dumervil is active against Oakland on Sunday. 

Latest on Dumervil's Practice Status

Thursday, Sept. 22

The Ravens announced Dumervil was limited at practice on Sept. 22.

Dumervil Comments on Recovery

Thursday, Sept. 15

Ryan Mink of the team's official website noted Dumervil hasn't practiced fully this season.

"I feel like I'm getting close, but I don't know what close means yet," Dumervil said, per Mink. "We're working hard, working with the guys here, really getting better. I'm looking forward to it really soon."

On Sept. 15, the linebacker tweeted he will be back as soon as possible.

Elvis Dumervil @EKD92

My teammates and the #RavensFlock have my back. Trust the process and I'll be back ASAP! 💪😈 https://t.co/GaBFt7J1Fq

Ravens Need Dumervil Healthy for Playoff Push

Prior to this setback, Dumervil had been durable throughout his career. He played 13-plus games in each of his first nine seasons in the NFL and has played all 16 contests six times.

The five-time Pro Bowler and two-time first-team All-Pro played for the Denver Broncos from 2006 to 2012 before joining the Ravens in 2013. He led the league with 17 sacks in 2009 and counts 96 sacks in his career.

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