Malcom Floyd Placed on IR by Chargers, out for the Season

October 1, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Malcom Floyd won't be catching any more passes from Philip Rivers in 2013. On Tuesday, the team placed Floyd on injured reserve, ending his season. 
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport posted word of the disappointing news on Twitter:
Here is the aforementioned tweet from Buddy Baker, Floyd's agent:
As Fox Sports 1 NFL insider Mike Garafolo shares, there is some good news to take out of this unfortunate situation for Floyd:
Floyd, 32, sustained a neck injury in San Diego's Week 2 clash with the Philadelphia Eagles. He took a scary hit from linebacker DeMeco Ryans and had to be carted off the field with his neck stabilized on a stretcher.   
Bleacher Report's Twitter account had a picture of the unsettling scene as things unfolded in Philadelphia:
Fortunately, Floyd was feeling well enough to speak to reporters the following day. In his own words, he said that his "limbs went limp" after the hit, per Chargers reporter...

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