Douglas had season highs of eight receptions for 133 yards in Sunday's overtime loss to New Orleans.|||||||
Douglas wasn't targeted a single time in Atlanta's win over Indianapolis in Week 9.
Douglas suffered a concussion in Week 1.|||||||
Douglas will have to past some tests to be able to play against the Eagles. He had two catches for 10 yards against the Bears.
Douglas is out for the season after suffering a knee injury.|||||||
Coach Mike Smith says Thursday that Douglas suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in a drill on Wednesday and will miss the season. Douglas, a 2008 third-round pick from Louisville, had 23 catches for 320 yards in his rookie season.
The Atlanta Falcons are awaiting a medical report on Douglas after the he left Wednesday's practice with an apparent leg injury. After catching a pass, Douglas fell and grabbed his left leg. He tried to stand with help from teammate Michael Jenkins before again falling to the ground. He was driven off the field on a cart. Douglas was working with the first team offense while top receiver Roddy White is holding out for a new contract.|||||||
Douglas, a 2008 third-round pick from Louisville, had 23 catches for 320 yards in his rookie season.
Douglas scored the first two TDs of his career - the second on a 61-yard punt return - and the Falcons romped to a 45-28 win over the Panthers to move within a game of the division lead.|||||||
Douglas also scored a rushing touchdown and had 92 yards receiving, his second 90-plus yard receiving effort this season. The rookie is becoming a major threat in the Falcons' offense, though he's not really worth playing at receiver just yet in a fantasy league.