Source: Eagles pass-rusher Quinn headed to IR

by Ricardo Gutierrez - Eagles defensive end Robert Quinn will undergo a procedure on his knee this week and be placed on injured reserve, a source confirmed to ESPN.

Source: Eagles pass-rusher Robert Quinn headed to IR 3:40 PM ET Tim McManusESPN Staff Writer Close PHILADELPHIA -- Eagles defensive end Robert Quinn is slated to have his knee scoped this week and will be placed on injured reserve, a league source confirmed Tuesday. Quinn went to the trainers following last Thursday's practice because something in his knee didn't feel right, the source added. He appeared on the injury report Friday and was inactive for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans . He will miss at least the next four games but will be eligible to come off IR for the regular-season finale against the New York Giants and could be available to play in the postseason. Editor's Picks Updated NFL Power Rankings: 1-32 poll, plus one stat where every team ranks first 23m NFL Nation reporters 1 Related The Eagles acquired Quinn from the Chicago Bears in late October before the trade deadline for a fourth-round pick. He has appeared in five games for Philadelphia and has zero sacks and two tackles. NFL Network was first to report the details of Quinn's injury. Quinn, 32, posted a career-high 18.5 sacks in 2021 -- second most in the NFL -- but registered just one sack in seven games with the Bears this season before being traded. A first-round pick by the St. Louis Rams in the 2011 NFL draft, Quinn has 102 career sacks over 11-plus seasons.