Detroit Lions' Injury Report catches fans up on the latest news from the infirmary.
- Ansah continued his rough rookie year getting dinged up against Philadelphia and missing the second half of the game. He also missed practice on Thursday, and is looking iffy for Monday night as it stands today. Ansah will get an extra day and thanks to that, can probably go, but he will be important to Detroit. They need a pass rush to get in Joe Flacco's face badly.
- During warm ups, Bush hurt himself last Sunday and couldn't play. Was that a reason the Lions' running game hit the skids in the second half against the Eagles? Would Bush, being shifty, have made a difference in the rough conditions? Nobody knows. What can be said, however, is the Lions need him this week against the Ravens to re-establish their offensive balance.
- Idonije didn't practice Thursday night either, and if Ansah can't go, his injury would suddenly loom large, considering he can play defensive end in a pinch. As a gamer, count on Idjonije to try and go even if the knee is sore given a possible need along the defensive line.
- Likely just typical maintain for Delmas, but Houston and Slay are a different story. Slay had knee surgery, but Jim Schwartz called him "week to week, day to day" instead of long term. Don't expect him to go on Monday night. Houston should, considering he played on Sunday and had a big interception when it didn't seem like a lock he would play before.
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