Perhaps probably the most anticipated NFL sport of the weekend entails the 4-1 Los Angeles Chargers touring east to face the 4-1 Baltimore Ravens.
While Chargers head coach Brandon Staley could not verify something as of Friday afternoon, it appears he could possibly be with out a key offensive contributor for that showdown.
According to Gilbert Manzano of the Los Angeles Daily News, Staley defined that he is “hopeful” star vast receiver Mike Williams will be capable of play regardless of his knee damage:
What’s regarding, as Josh Alper famous for Pro Football Talk, is that Williams missed three straight practices due to the difficulty.
Per ESPN stats, Williams leads the Chargers with 471 receiving yards and 6 receiving scores on 31 catches. Those six touchdowns have him atop the league leaderboard in that class. ESPN’s Shelley Smith lately touched upon the chemistry shared between Williams and quarterback Justin Herbert, and Williams definitely can be missed if he could not be used whilst a decoy in Baltimore.
The Chargers, nonetheless, are on their bye after this contest and will elect to offer Williams some further relaxation.
The Ravens, in the meantime, are set to have rookie vast receiver Rashod Bateman return from the torn proper groin that is stored him out of action since August. Bateman is on monitor to make his NFL debut proper as receiver Sammy Watkins is sidelined with a hamstring damage.