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Irv Smith Jr. Injured(T / Min)

Irv Smith Jr. (T, Min)

Coach Kevin O'Connell expects Irv Smith (ankle) to avoid surgery and gave a timeline estimate of 4-to-8 weeks Friday, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Recent Stats

Week Opp TD Pass Int Rush Rec Yds 2Pt TO Total
Season                   50.8
8 vs AZ 4 2.8 6.8
6 @ Mia 6 4 0.7 10.7
5 vs Chi 4 4.2 8.2
4 @ NO 3 2.3 5.3
3 vs Det 2 3.2 5.2

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Vikings head coach Kevin O'Connell said Wednesday that Irv Smith may need surgery on the high-ankle sprain he sustained this past Sunday against the Cardinals, Andrew Krammer of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

The Vikings placed Irv Smith (ankle) on injured reserve Tuesday.

Irv Smith is in line to miss 8-to-10 weeks as a result of the high-ankle sprain that he sustained during Sunday's win against the Cardinals, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Irv Smith is expected to miss multiple weeks after he was diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain following his early exit from Sunday's 34-26 win over the Cardinals, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Vikings head coach Kevin O'Connell said Monday that Irv Smith (ankle) looks "week-to-week," Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

The Vikings' initial belief is that Irv Smith suffered a high-ankle sprain during Sunday's 34-26 win over the Cardinals, Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com reports.

Coach Kevin O'Connell said Irv Smith sustained an ankle injury during Sunday's 34-26 win versus the Cardinals and will undergo an MRI, Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Irv Smith brought in all four targets for seven yards and a touchdown in the Vikings' 24-16 win over the Dolphins on Sunday.

Irv Smith caught four of five targets for 42 yards in Sunday's 29-22 win over the Bears.

Irv Smith had three receptions for 23 yards on four targets in Sunday's win over New Orleans in London.

Irv Smith caught two of six targets for 32 yards in Sunday's 28-24 win over the Lions.

Irv Smith secured five of eight targets for 36 yards and a touchdown in the Vikings' 24-7 loss to the Eagles on Monday night.

Irv Smith didn't catch either of his two targets and played on just 19 of of the offense's 62 snaps in Sunday's win against Green Bay. He came off the bench while Johnny Mundt got the start. "I missed a lot of camp," Smith told the Minneapolis Star Tribune. "We didn't want to kind of rush me into things too much. Just wanted to get a feel and keep building on it."

Irv Smith (thumb) isn't listed on Wednesday's injury report ahead of Sunday's season opener against Green Bay.