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Ron Rivera Presser/Washington Football Team Injury updates: Antonio Gibson OUT vs 49ers

Ron Rivera speaks to the media

New York Giants v Washington Football Team Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images

As expected, rookie RB Antonio Gibson has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers due to the turf toe injury he suffered on Monday Night Football. Yesterday Rivera said Gibson's injury was concerning, but he has been working with trainers all week.

Rivera has been telling the team this week about humility following their big win over the last undefeated team in the NFL last week. He has also been emphasizing that they can't get complacent after beating the Steelers, they have to focus on beating another good team, the 49ers.

Washington will face their former left tackle Trent Williams for the first time on Sunday. Rivera said he understood Williams' reasoning for not wanting to stay with Washington, and they wish him well. Williams is one of the best in the league. Facing him will be a big test for Montez Sweat and Chase Young, and will let them "find out where they are".

Press Conference: Head Coach Ron Rivera

Head Coach Ron Rivera spoke to the media ahead of the Week 14 matchup

Posted by Washington Football Team on Friday, December 11, 2020

Injury updates:

Antonio Gibson:

No complacency:

Trent Williams:

Montez Sweat/Chase Young vs Williams:

Traveling west on a short week:

Playing a complete game:

Peyton Barber:

Cole Holcomb:

One game at a time:

49ers:

Practice squad QBs:

Jack Del Rio

Ronald Darby:

Kamren Curl/Deshazor Everett:

49ers RBs:

Chase Young/Montez Sweat:

Turnover Thursday:

Terry McLaurin

Attention from defenses:

Ron Rivera:

Season goals: