Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis will miss six to eight weeks with a high ankle sprain, the team announced Monday. Lewis suffered the injury Sunday against the Washington Redskins.

By SI Wire
September 15, 2014

Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis will miss six to eight weeks with a high ankle sprain, the team announced Monday

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Lewis was injured in Sunday's loss to Washington. He caught a 62-yard touchdown pass before he was injured. 

Lewis has spent his entire nine-year career with the Jaguars. He missed four games last season with a calf injury. 

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According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Lewis "could be a candidate" to be placed on injured reserve with the designation to return. Being placed on short-term IR would mean Lewis would have to miss at least eight weeks. 

- Dan Gartland

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