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Ravens could be turning corner with injuries

OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The Baltimore Ravens aren't the picture of health right now, but they could have all of their starters on the practice field by Wednesday.

The Ravens have dealt with a lot of injuries in the first quarter of the season, from wide receiver Jacoby Jones (knee) to running back Ray Rice (hip) to cornerback Lardarius Webb (hamstring). Baltimore had to overcome injuries to beat the Miami Dolphins, 26-23, on Sunday, playing with three healthy wide receivers and a backup left guard.

Here's a rundown of where the Ravens stand with injuries:

  • Jacoby Jones, who was inactive Sunday, will continue to practice this week. Will he be ready to take over his returner job when he comes back? "That's kind of the question we're asking ourselves right now," coach John Harbaugh said. "It probably depends on how he looks at practice. If he looks really, really good, we'd be wiling to put him out there. If we feel like we need to protect him, then we wouldn't."

  • WR Marlon Brown (hamstring) is expected to practice this week, according to Harbaugh. Brown only practiced one day last week.

  • LG Kelechi Osemele left after the opening series Sunday with back spasms but has a good shot at playing this week. "K.O.'s back is feeling better today," Harbaugh said. "We'll just have to see over the course of the week how he responds."

  • DL Marcus Spears (knee) is getting treatment and is considered day to day. "There's nothing major structural in there," Harbaugh said. "We'll just have to see how that responds."

  • Harbaugh wouldn't confirm a CBS Sports report that the team has re-signed WR Brandon Stokley. He was released by the Ravens on Saturday and has been dealing with a groin injury. "Don’t know how that’s going to shake out," Harbaugh said.