Report: Lions LB Jarrad Davis has high-ankle sprain, 'should miss time early in season'

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Report: Lions LB Jarrad Davis has high-ankle sprain, 'should miss time early in season'
Report: Lions LB Jarrad Davis has high-ankle sprain, 'should miss time early in season'

DETROIT -- Not only is Detroit Lions linebacker Jarrad Davis expected back this season, but his official diagnosis sounds less severe than initially feared. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported on Twitter that the injury is considered a high-ankle sprain. Davis is expected to “miss time early in the season," but is said to be “feeling better.” David Chao, the former team doctor for the Chargers, regularly evaluates injuries on Twitter and labeled a “severe high-ankle sprain” as the best-case scenario. Related: Jarrad Davis, Frank Ragnow will return to Lions this season The former first-round pick was helped off the field and carted to the back after the second play from scrimmage in Friday's 24-20

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