CLEVELAND (WALA) - Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson suffered a rib injury during the third quarter of Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Richardson hoped to return to the game, but was unable to due to swelling around his side and rib area.
The Pensacola native and former Alabama star left the game with 14 carries for 37 yards, and two receptions.
Richardson is optimistic about his return in the Week 7 game against the Colts.
During a press conference on Sunday, he said, "I took a shot but I'll be back. I'll be ready for next week."
Monday, Richardson is expected to undergo an MRI.
The Browns broke their losing streak with a second-half offensive explosion. The Brown's 27-3 surge during the beginning of the second half attributed to the 34-24 victory that could possibly diminish the Bengals' playoff hopes.
The Cleveland Browns, (1-5-0) will face Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts (2-3-0) next, in week 7.
Mobile County Commissioners held their annual luncheon meeting with the Mobile Legislative Delegation Monday.
In a move intended to persuade Creola residents not to annex into Saraland, the Satsuma City School board considers offering free tuition.
Students at Davidson High School are dedicating their annual Christmas Concert Monday, December 9 to their late band director Tony Pike.
Deldon McGhee and Tracey McGhee are charged with felony grand theft for allegedly turning unused books of Florida Lottery scratch-off tickets into cash in their pockets.
We saw a nice little warm spell Sunday and Monday, but it is about to end. Daytime highs were close to 70 degrees in most spots again today.
Shaun Cassidy faces a judge today to find out if a bond will be issued for him. He was arrested Friday night on multiple charges of sodomy and enticing a child.