Steven Jackson Injury: Updates on Falcons RB's Thigh

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistSeptember 15, 2013

Steven Jackson picked up a thigh injury in the first quarter of the Atlanta Falcons' Week 2 matchup against the St. Louis Rams.   

The Falcons confirmed Jackson was questionable to return to the game after suffering the injury.

INJURY UPDATE: Falcons RB Steven Jackson has a thigh injury incurred midway through 1st Qtr. His return is questionable. #STLvsATL

— Atlanta_Falcons (@Atlanta_Falcons) September 15, 2013

Jackson never returned to the game and missed Week 3's loss to the Miami Dolphins. He was ruled out for Week 4 and Week 5, and has been ruled out in Week 7. 

However, Jackson is active for Week 8.

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