Friday September 25th, 2015

Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray will play on Sunday against the New York Jets despite leaving practice early on Thursday with a hamstring injury, reports ESPN’s Ashley Fox.

After practice Thursday, coach Chip Kelly told reporters that Murray was undergoing evaluations and that his status was not yet determined. Tests showed that the injury was not major,’s Ian Rapoport reported.

Murray won the 2014 Offensive Player of the Year award before he left the Cowboys to come to Philadelphia on a five-year, $42 million deal this off-season. Through two games in 2015 he has logged just 11 rushing yards on 21 carries with one touchdown.

The Eagles have started their season 0–2 with losses to the Falcons and Cowboys. Their matchup against New York is set to begin at 1:00 ET on Sunday. - Erin Flynn

From the Photo Archives

Mouse over each photo to get a pop-up view; click a link to go to the gallery.

Huddle Up: A conversation with Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.