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Bengals vs. 49ers injury report: Joe Mixon still out; A.J. Green works on rehab field

Green continues to make good progress towards his return, while Mixon looks unlikely to play in Week 2.

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It’s looking more and more like the Bengals will be without Joe Mixon for their matchup with the 49ers.

Mixon, who is battling an ankle injury suffered in Week 1, was unable to practice Thursday after all missing Wednesday’s session. He did manage to work on the rehab field both days, but unless he practices Friday, it’s hard to see him playing Sunday.

The same is true of Cordy Glenn, who is still recovering from a concussion suffered in the preseason. However, he too has worked on the rehab field this week, a sign that he is close to a return.

A.J. Green took a big step in his recovery from ankle surgery by doing work on the rehab field today. It’s the first time he’s done any work on the field since suffering his ankle injury in July during the first day of training camp. I would venture to guess we’ll see him play in either Week 4 vs. the Steelers or Week 5 vs. the Cardinals.

As for the 49ers, defensive end Nick Bosa remains out and looks highly questionable to play Sunday. He battled a high ankle sprain in the preseason, then re-injured it in Week 1. If nothing else, Bosa probably sits out to ensure he doesn’t have another setback with 14 more games remaining.

Wide receivers Jalen Hurd and Trent Taylor remained sidelined, so they’ll likely miss a second-straight game. That means the 49ers would be down to

Bengals vs. 49ers Injury Report

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