Charles was undoing his shoulder pads as he was driven in a cart to the locker room. Team was doing 11-on-11 with 1s vs 1s.
— Dave Skretta (@APdaveskretta) August 12, 2013
The initial reports of Charles being ‘carted off’ were clarified by beat writer Jason Madson who says Charles was simply hoping a ride up the hill to the facility.
The good news for the Chiefs is that Charles’ X-rays have come back negative. Charles missed injured his ACL in 2011 so the news that it appears to be a minor injury is a relief.
Coach Reid says Jamaal hurt his foot X-rays negative
— Reid Ferrin (@KCChiefs_Reid) August 12, 2013
Head coach Andy Reid is expected to make a statement after practice and could provide some clarity as to what exactly the injury is. For now it looks like something simple such as a rolled ankle.