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Westbrook breaks two ribs in game against Redskins

Updated: October 6, 2008, 8:48 PM ET
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PHILADELPHIA -- Running back Brian Westbrook's return to the Philadelphia Eagles' lineup might be short-lived.

Coach Andy Reid said Monday that Westbrook, who was back in the lineup after sitting out the Week 4 game against Chicago with an ankle injury, broke two ribs on the eighth play of the Eagles' 23-17 loss to the Washington Redskins on Sunday.

"He is very sore," Reid said.

Despite the injury, Westbrook carried the ball 12 times for 33 yards and caught six passes for 51 ...

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