“My understanding is it is a UCL sprain, I believe is the proper term, which is a tiny tear. Some sort of an injury to his UCL, his throwing [elbow],” NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport said on “The Insiders” podcast. “If you watch it in slow motion, it’s a lot worse.
“It seems like something that Josh Allen will be able to manage. I do not know for sure — 100 percent sure — that he will play this week. But it sounds like a short-term injury and it sounds like something that the team believes he will be able to play through.”