Jaguars rule out running back Fournette for game at Cowboys
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have ruled out running back Leonard Fournette for their game at Dallas. It will be the fourth game Fournette has missed this season.
The Jaguars (3-2) signed veteran Jamaal Charles on Tuesday with the expectation that Fournette would be sidelined for an extended period. They also placed third-stringer Corey Grant (foot) on injured reserve.
No one would be surprised to see Fournette sidelined until after Jacksonville's bye week, potentially returning Nov. 11 against Indianapolis.
The second-year pro from LSU already has missed six of 21 regular-season games and left his only two starts this season because of hamstring tightness.
He has 71 yards rushing on 20 carries this season.
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Updated October 11, 2018