Falcons Hit with Injuries 9/18/13
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons will be without running back Steven Jackson for Sunday's game with Miami due to a thigh injury suffered in Sunday's win over the Rams.
Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon has been placed on injured reserve-designated to return, meaning he will be out a minimum of eight weeks because of a foot injury suffered against St. Louis.
In other NFL injury news;
- San Francisco 49ers nose tackle Ian Williams has been placed on injured reserve with a broken left ankle that will require surgery. The three-year veteran was injured in Sunday's loss to Seattle.
- The Colts have placed left guard Donald Thomas on injured reserve ahead of season-ending surgery for a torn quad tendon in his right leg. He was injured in Sunday's loss to Miami.