Drake was injured on a 2-yard fourth-down run with 4:12 left in the fourth quarter of Sunday night’s 37-34 overtime win against the Seattle Seahawks. He was carted off the field, finishing the game with 14 carries for 34 yards and one catch for 7 yards.
The fifth-year back has 119 carries for 512 yards and four touchdowns in the Cardinals 5-2 start. With Drake out for the foreseeable future, Chase Edmonds will take on the starting role. He’s averaging 6.1 yards per carry in limited time behind Drake and had a season-high 58 yards on five carries against Seattle.
Seahawks Chris Carson reportedly will miss time
Seahawks running back Chris Carson was also injured in the game. Carson has a mid-foot sprain, per NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, and is week-to-week.
Source: #Seahawks RB Chris Carson, who left the game early, had his MRI and it showed that he did have a mid-foot sprain. He’s week-to-week, an indication he’ll miss some time.
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