Eagles: Ellis Hobbs has neck injury

Updated: November 22, 2010, 3:40 AM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Ellis Hobbs was taken off the field on a cart after a helmet-to-helmet collision while returning a kickoff during a 27-17 win against the Giants.

The Eagles announced that he has a neck injury, but has full movement of extremities. They later said that the X-rays on Hobbs came back negative.

The injury was the result of a hit by defensive end Dave Tollefson at the start of the second half of the game. The ball was recovered by the ...

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