News and Notes
Reggie Bush wants to play – In news to no one an athlete says he’ll be able to play even though he’s suffering from an unknown injury. Even though he hasn’t practiced this week and is still unsure what the actual injury to his knee is, Bush said Thursday he is “optimistic about playing” Sunday. Even if Bush practices on Friday, which is still just an assumption, Detroit Coach Jim Schwartz said that won’t have any bearing on his availability Sunday. It seems if Bush goes he’ll be limited especially with the presence of Joique Bell. The healthy Bell should make for a good start against a porous Washington defense even if Bush dresses, while the former Heisman winner is probably best suited on your bench even if he does dress.
Even though his left hamstring “continues to improve,” Larry Fitzgerald missed another day of practice this week in preparation for Sunday’s game against New Orleans. Arizona Coach Bruce Arians said Fitzgerald “has earned the right to play” even th