Allen Christensen and Club medical staff are consulting with specialists to map out the next steps in his rehab.
Assistant Coach Murray Davis says the Lions will take valuable learnings away from Saturday's clash.
Check out what's happening this week in the lead-up to Round 6 at the Gabba.
The Hyundai Help Lions Academy were dealt their first loss of the AFL Academy Series, beaten comfortably by Tasmania.
Senior Coach Chris Fagan said it was a "fantastic day" for the club, despite going down by 32-points to the Dogs.
Let us know who you think was our 'Player of the Round' for Round 5 v Western Bulldogs for your chance to win.
Read the full match report from our NEAFL side's 45-point win over the Gold Coast SUNS.
A gritty second-half comeback has the Western Bulldogs seeing off a brave Brisbane Lions' outfit by 32 points at Etihad Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
See how we stack up against the reigning premiers after 4 rounds of the 2017 season.
Check out the match preview ahead of a NEAFL QClash this Saturday at Metricon.