If the 25-year-old Johnson goes on injured reserve, he would be required to miss eight weeks.
Kerwynn Williams and Andre Ellington are the primary running backs in Johnson's absence. However, NFL Network's Ian Rapaport reported that the "initial prognosis" is the same as T.J. Logan's - the rookie is set to miss 12 weeks.
The team has a particular target for his return if it is possible.
The Cardinals are desperate for help and will sign veteran Chris Johnson, according to multiple reports, who was released prior to final cuts September 1.
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Johnson is in his third NFL season after being drafted out of Northern Iowa by Arizona in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft. "We've got quality guys on our team and it's an opportunity for somebody to step up". He averaged 4.2 yards per carry and 11 yards per reception. Arians said David Johnson indeed hurt his wrist on the catch near the goal line.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the Cardinals had not officially announced the Chris Johnson signing.
He was hoping to chase history again in 2017, after finishing last season 121 yards from becoming just the third National Football League player in history to gain 1000 rushing and receiving yards. Foster made the Patriots roster previous year as an undrafted free agent.