Jets running back Bilal Powell runs the ball against the Minnesota Vikings on Oct. 21, 2018, at MetLife Stadium.


Jets' Powell Exits Game With Neck Injury

Will Not Return Sunday

October 21, 2018 - 7:26 pm


Jets running back Bilal Powell left Sunday's game against the Vikings with a neck injury and did not return.

Before leaving in the second quarter, Powell had five carries for 20 yards and one catch for 5 yards.

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Through the Jets' first six games, Powell had 323 rushing yards, 105 receiving yards and a touchdown.

It was more bad news for Gang Green considering running back Isaiah Crowell came into the game with a nagging foot injury. Third-stringer Trenton Cannon took Powell's place. 

Minnesota beat the Jets, 37-17. New York rushed for just 71 yards on 24 carries in the game.