UPDATE: Scheffler returned to the game late during the second quarter.
Tony Scheffler has a touchdown on Sunday against the Vikings, but also took a hit to the midsection during the second quarter that has him on the sidelines.
Scheffler was injured during the second quarter when he took a hit from a Vikings defensive back while reaching for a pass. Scheffler went down immediately, and trainers were checking the rib area on his left side.
No official announcement yet from the team on Scheffler’s status.
– Frank Tadych