The Chicago Bears thought their kicking problems had finally ended when Eddy Pineiro made a 53-yard field goal to beat Denver last week.
No such luck.
Pineiro will go into Monday night's game in Washington questionable on the injury report because of right knee trouble.
Pineiro was hurt Friday, with coach Matt Nagy saying it happened during weight training. Pineiro didn't practice Friday but did kick on a limited basis at Saturday's practice.
The Bears conducted an offseason kicking search after Cody Parkey double-doinked a 43-yard field goal at the end of a 16-15 playoff loss to Philadelphia last season. Pineiro is 4-for-4 on field goals this season.
"Especially after what just happened with us and what we've been through [with kickers], and what he just did this past weekend, it's like we're on a roll here and then all of a sudden something crazy like this happens," Nagy said. "But I try to stay positive with it and I think we'll be OK. We've just got to see how it goes the next couple days."
Punter Pat O'Donnel is a possible fallback on Monday, Nagy said.
Browns captain Kirksey goes on injured reserve
• Cleveland placed linebacker and captain Christian Kirksey on injured reserve because of a chest injury. Kirksey will miss at least eight games and might need surgery.
• Detroit signed wide receiver Marvin Hall to the active roster from the practice squad and released receiver Chris Lacy.
Around the horn
Golf: Sebastian Munoz of Colombia shot a 9-under 63, giving him a one-shot lead in the Sanderson Farms Championship in Jackson, Miss., as he tries to give South America back-to-back winners on the PGA Tour. Joaquin Niemann of Chile became the first last week at the Greenbrier. … Jon Rahm lost a two-stroke lead on his final two holes but shot a 4-under 68 and shared the lead in the BMW PGA Championship in Virginia Water, England, with Danny Willett (68). The tournament is the flagship event of the European tour. … Kirk Triplett birdied the final hole for a 2-under 68 and a share of the lead with Ken Duke (65) going into the final round of the PGA Tour Champions' Sanford International in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Men's tennis: Daniil Medvedev reached his fifth straight final, this time in the St. Petersburg (Russia) Open, defeating Egor Gerasimov 7-5, 7-5.
Women's tennis: Sofia Kenin beat former U.S. Open champion Sam Stosur 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2 in the Guangzhou International for her third WTA singles title of the year. … At the Toray Pan Pacific tournament in Japan, top-seeded Naomi Osaka won her first singles title since the Australian Open in January by beating Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-2, 6-3.
Team tennis: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal won their singles matches to help Team Europe retain its lead over Team World on Day 2 of the Laver Cup in Geneva. Federer beat Nick Kyrgios 6-7 (5), 7-5, 10-7, and Nadal beat Milos Raonic 6-3, 7-6 (1).