FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Jets tight end Dustin Keller will miss New York’s game in Jacksonville on Sunday because of a sprained left ankle.
He was listed as doubtful Friday after injuring his ankle last Sunday in the Jets’ 7-6 win over the Arizona Cardinals. Keller is second on the team with 28 receptions, despite missing four games earlier this season with a hamstring injury.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 12/2 Thursday Morning Forecast
He sat out practice all week, will likely be replaced in the starting lineup by backup Jeff Cumberland, who has 21 catches this season.
The Jets will also be without backup defensive tackle Damon Harrison, who turned an ankle during practice on Thursday.READ MORE: Kreider, Shesterkin Lead Rangers To Win Over Flyers
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