Report: Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoy out with broken hand

Sunday September 14th, 2014

Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is out for the rest of Sunday's game against the Rams with a hand injury, the team announced, and later reported McCoy's hand is broken.

The two-time Pro Bowler briefly returned to the game after getting the hand wrapped in the locker room, according to's Pat Yasinskas, but didn't stay in long.

• Jamaal Charles leaves game with left ankle injury

McCoy, who had eight tackles and a sack in a loss to the Panthers last week, has 19.5 sacks and three forced fumbles in five seasons with Tampa Bay. 

The game was stopped with 6:03 left in the second quarter and the scored tied 7-7 due to lightning. It resumed after more than an hour delay.

Robert Griffin III carted off with dislocated left ankle

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