USA TODAY Sports’ Tom Pelissero recaps the biggest takeaways from Sunday’s games.
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Week 2 spelled trouble for several running backs, as seven left games with injuries.
Here’s the latest on how some of those players are faring:
Adrian Peterson, Vikings
INJURY: Torn meniscus in right knee
UPDATE: Coach Mike Zimmer said he has a torn meniscus. How long he will miss is still uknown, depending on the treatment he selects.
Jonathan Stewart, Panthers
UPDATE: Coach Ron Rivera said Monday that Stewart would be out “at least a week or two.”
Ameer Abdullah, Lions
UPDATE: Initial x-rays came back negative on Sunday. Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free-Press reports tests showed a sprain, but Abdullah is visiting Dr. Robert Andrews for a second opinion.
Doug Martin, Buccaneers
UPDATE: Martin called it a “slight tweak” and was not sure if he will miss…