Injury woes continue for Lions as Tucker goes on IR
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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