UPDATE: Ekeler is still playing, but we’re seeing more of rookie Larry Rountree and Justin Jackson. It may be due to his injury or just a normal rotation. We’ll see how he is used moving forward.
Chargers HB snap count after 3 drives #LVvsLAC— Nathan Jahnke (@PFF_NateJahnke) October 5, 2021
Austin Ekeler 11
Justin Jackson 7
Larry Rountree III 2
Out of 19 plays
UPDATE: Austin Ekeler returned on the same drive he was injured. We’ll keep an eye on his status moving forward.
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler went into the medical tent after suffering what appears to be a lower leg injury. Justin Jackson has taken over for Ekeler early in the first quarter.