The San Diego Chargers’ receivers can’t catch a break. Eddie Royal had to leave practice in an ambulance after landing hard on his back during practice on Saturday.
Almost the whole receiving corps for the Chargers have been hurt during training camp. One of the receivers that has espcaped injury, Robert Meachem, called all the injuries to the receivers “mind-boggling.”
What’s “mind-boggling” is the fact that three of the injuries to the receivers came when they were being covered by cornerback Shareece Wright. Wright said Royal made a great catch on him on the play where Royal fell.
I didn’t know how serious it was, but (Royal) hit his back pretty hard,” Wright said. “It was an awesome catch. I don’t know how he caught it, but he did
Hopefully it’s not something serious. The Chargers have become incredibly thin at almost every position and are sure to make plenty roster moves once teams across the NFL start trimming their rosters down to 53.