Injury woes continue for Lions as Tucker goes on IR

Updated: November 30, 2006, 10:24 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

An already beleaguered Detroit Lions offensive line took another hit Thursday when the team placed starting right tackle Rex Tucker on injured reserve with a left leg injury.


Tucker, 29, is the second starting lineman to go on injured reserve, joining guard Damien Woody. The Lions have been forced to shuffle their line on a near-weekly basis in 2006 and, because of the injuries with which Tucker had to deal, have already started three different players at right tackle.

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