Lions will be without their destructive weapons throughout Thanksgiving.
Running back D’Andre Swift came out of the Lions Thanksgiving matchup vs. the Bears are a shoulder injury, according to Fox’s broadcast, and will later be removed.
The runners were injured in the second quarter of the game as the Lions led 7-3, and did not return before halfway through.
#Mkango Injury Change:
RB D’Andre Swift (Shoulders) was downgraded to Out.
CB Bobby Price, Shoulder, Out.
– Detroit Lions PR (@LionsPR) November 25, 2021
Bears defender Roquan Smith was able to create a threat that appeared to hurt Swift, as he fell on his right shoulder next to him. He sat down for a few minutes before going to the bench.
Swift could be seen on the side surrounded by medical personnel in Detroit on the side, as she would have been in excruciating pain.
Running back Jamaal Williams enters Swift’s rest, and carries 31 running yards at the end of the half.
Prior to the injury, Swift had three carts without yards, as well as three yards in nine yards. with lions left with 31 yards for a break.
The Bears would get 13 unanswered points after the Lions opener, halfway through with a 13-7 lead.