September 10, 2007

Monday Insider: Aches, pains and gains

Josh Pinkard is out. Patrick Turner and Chauncey Washington returned - sort of. Joe McKnight looked electric after three days off. Mark Sanchez is all the way back. And Brian Cushing sat out but is expecting to play Saturday at Nebraska.

  • Pinkard

    The junior defensive back dressed for Monday's practice, and he participated in light drills before taking an early seat.

    A week before the season opener against Idaho, coach Pete Carroll listed Pinkard as a co-starter at cornerback, with Cary Harris. Pinkard injured his right knee two days before the game. Since then, he has not practiced fully.

    "He tried today; it was a chance to see where he is; and it just didn't feel good at all," Carroll said. "It's unfortunate. He hurt himself a couple of weeks ago, and he's not going to be able to bounce back from it that soon."

    Carroll said a more-detailed diagnosis of the injury should come Tuesday night.

    ...More... To continue reading this article you must be a member. Sign Up Now!