ST. LOUIS, Mo. (FootballStL) Rams Defensive End Chris Long will miss at least "a few" weeks to recover from surgery he is having on his injured left ankle.
Jeff Fisher made that announcement Wednesday and the Rams tweeted the news.
Jeff Fisher announces Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) will have surgery this week and miss at least "a few" games.— St. Louis Rams (@STLouisRams) September 10, 2014
ESPN's Adam Schefter, however, tweeted Long will be out 8-10 weeks following the surgery.
Chris Long injured his ankle in the Ram's opener Sunday in St. Louis.
Rams DE Chris Long is expected to miss 8-10 weeks after undergoing ankle surgery, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 10, 2014