By Justin Dade, Falcons Correspondent, Wed, Jul 30th 2:47pm EDT
Jackson injured his hamstring in practice on Tuesday, and will miss training camp and likely the entire preseason. Jackson is currently on track to play week one. (Source: Rotoworld)
Fantasy Impact: The same hamstring caused Jackson to miss four games last season, so not only is Jackson advancing in age, he is also now dealing with a bum hamstring. If you draft Jackson, Devonta Freeman needs to be a top priority as a handcuff.
ProFootballTalk | Jul 29th
We may have to wait until the regular season to see whether Steven Jackson has returned to top form. Jackson, the Falcons’ starting tailback, sustained a left hamstring injury on Monday, coach Mike Smith told reporters today. The good news? Smith anticipates Jackson will be available for the September 7 regular season opener against New…
RotoWire.com | Jul 29th
Steven Jackson: Jackson was excused from Tuesday's practice due to a left hamstring injury, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Coach Mike Smith is optimistic that Jackson will be available for Week 1 of the regular season.
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Rotoworld | Jul 29th
Steven Jackson is out indefinitely with a left hamstring injury, but is expected to be ready for Week 1.
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