The Detroit Lions wide receiver Ryan Broyles will miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury, according to ProFootballTalk.
Broyles suffered the injury while fair catching a punt in the teams 31-30 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. Broyles' final season at Oklahoma and his rookie year in the NFL both ended prematurely with ACL injuries.
BURKE: NFL Week 8 Winners, Losers: Chip Kelly looking for answers at QB for Philadelphia Eagles The Lions are now thin at receiver beyond All-Pro Calvin Johnson and third-year wide out Kris Durham. The team lost Nate Burleson to a broken arm earlier this season. The Lions could still acquire help at the position via trade before the deadline on Tuesday.