Cincinnati Bengals’ Joe Burrow Optimistic About Playing Against Los Angeles Rams Despite Lingering Calf Issue
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow, who’s been dealing with a lingering calf issue, is going through a workout Monday morning. There’s optimism Burrow will play and his status for Monday night’s game against the Los Angeles Rams is trending in the right direction, according to league sources.
Uncertainty Surrounds Burrow’s Game Status
Burrow is campaigning with the coaching staff and trainers to play, but his game status remains uncertain, per sources.
Burrow first injured his calf on July 27, and tweaked it again at the conclusion of Cincinnati’s 27-24 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Sept. 17.
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Despite a lingering calf issue, Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow is determined to take the field against the Los Angeles Rams on Monday night. Burrow has been going through a workout on Monday morning, and there is optimism surrounding his availability for the game, according to league sources.
Optimism Surrounding Burrow’s Status
League sources have revealed that there is a positive trend in Burrow’s recovery, indicating that he may be able to play against the Los Angeles Rams. This news comes as a relief for Bengals fans who have been eagerly awaiting Burrow’s return to the field.
Despite the optimism, Burrow’s game status remains uncertain. He has been actively campaigning with the coaching staff and trainers to allow him to play, but a final decision has not been made yet. The coaching staff and medical team will closely monitor Burrow’s progress and make a decision based on his health and readiness.
Lingering Calf Issue
Burrow first injured his calf on July 27, during training camp. The injury seemed to be healing well, but Burrow experienced a setback after the Bengals’ game against the Baltimore Ravens on September 17. It is unclear how severe the calf issue is currently, but Burrow’s determination to play suggests that it may not be a major concern.
The Bengals’ coaching staff and medical team will have to carefully assess Burrow’s condition and weigh the risks of playing him against the Rams. They will consider factors such as the potential for aggravating the injury and the long-term implications for Burrow’s health.
As of now, there is no definitive update on Burrow’s status for the game against the Rams. The Bengals organization will continue to provide updates as more information becomes available. Fans will have to wait and see if Burrow gets the green light to take the field on Monday night.
In the meantime, Bengals fans can take solace in the fact that Burrow’s determination to play shows his commitment to the team and his desire to contribute to their success. His return to the field would undoubtedly boost the Bengals’ offense and provide a much-needed spark.
Regardless of whether Burrow plays against the Rams or not, his progress in recovering from the calf issue is a positive sign for the Bengals’ future. Burrow has shown immense talent and potential since joining the team, and his continued development is crucial for their long-term success.
As the Bengals await a final decision on Burrow’s game status, fans can only hope for the best. The anticipation for his return is palpable, and the team’s performance against the Rams will undoubtedly be impacted by his presence on the field.
Stay tuned for updates on Joe Burrow’s status and his potential return to the Cincinnati Bengals’ lineup.
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