When a young quarterback takes the field, a reliable tight end can serve as his safety blanket, and become a frequent target.
Ertz finished with six catches for 58 yards, but will be considered week-to-week, Pederson said. The coach clarified that the displacement was not a fracture or broken bone. Cornerback Leodis McKelvin suffered a hamstring strain and will also be considered week-to-week.
Other injury news we're tracking on Monday:
- Bills receiver Sammy Watkinsis dealing with pain in his surgically repaired foot, but X-rays showed it is structurally sound, Rapoport reported. Watkins later confirmed this to reporters. Pain management will be the focus for Watkins and the Bills training staff in 2016.
Coach Pete Carroll said running back C.J. Prosise has a cracked bone in his hand, but it won't keep him from playing.