The Tennessee Titans could be without quarterback Jake Locker, who suffered a separation of his left, non-throwing shoulder for the second time this season on Sunday in a loss to the Houston Texans.
Titans coach Mike Munchak is in wait-and-see mode regarding Locker's availability this week against the Minnesota Vikings after an MRI revealed no structural damage to the shoulder.
“It's similar to last time,” Munchak said via TitanInsider. “The MRI was very similar. It popped out, and they popped it back in. He's real sore right now, so they're just waiting a couple of days to get a full examination.”
If Locker cannot go, the Titans will turn to veteran Matt Hasselbeck, who will likely get the bulk of the practice reps, at least early in the week, even if Locker's shoulder responds to treatment.
Follow me on Twitter @TerryMc13
Terry McCormick covers the Titans for TitanInsider.com
Check out our partners at TiqIQ for the best deals on all games on the 2014 NFL schedule.
JUL 30 Erik Oehler
The names are coming in, and in Buffalo, the waiting game begins.
JUL 30 Joel Corry
What will it take to get the Seattle’s top rusher back on the field?
JUL 24 Joel Corry
Offensive tackle Lane Johnson’s mistake will cost him close to $1 million.