Tyvon Branch exits with leg injury

Updated: September 15, 2013, 9:20 PM ET
By Paul Gutierrez | ESPN.com

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Raiders strong safety Tyvon Branch suffered a right ankle injury that knocked him out of the game early in Oakland's 19-9 defeat of Jacksonville on Sunday.

"That looks to be a significant injury," Raiders coach Dennis Allen said after the game. "We'll find out more later."

Branch was injured rushing Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne on a third-and-7 play in the first quarter and was in the offensive backfield when he needed to be helped off the field.

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