|Jags' Peterson out indefinitely after breaking hand against Chargers|
|Written by Admin|
|Sunday, 18 November 2007 12:28|
It was another devastating injury for the ninth-year pro from Florida.
Peterson, who entered Sunday's game with 108 tackles, missed 11 games last season after tearing a chest muscle.
He was slumped over at his locker after Jacksonville's 24-17 victory Sunday and declined to comment. Several players and coaches stopped by to console him.
``He broke it in several places and the question will be whether or not four or five weeks from now he can play with a big club or not,'' Jaguars coach Jack Del Rio said. ``We'll have to assess that. Right now, he's definitely going to be out for a few weeks.''
Without Peterson, the Jaguars probably will move outside linebacker Daryl Smith into the middle and insert rookie and second-round pick Justin Durant into the starting lineup.