TEMPE, Ariz. -- A look of disgust crossed Lyle Sendleins face as he imagined the impending fan reaction to Levi Browns triceps injury Friday night against the Oakland Raiders.
It makes me sick thinking about what people are going to say, the Cardinals center said. People have no idea how much he does for us.
Cardinals fans are about to get a tangible measure of Browns value to the Arizona offense. Brown had surgery to repair a torn tendon in his right triceps on Tuesday morning. If all goes well with his rehab, he could return to the Cards lineup late in the season. If any part of the plan goes off track, he could miss the entire season.
"I'm not going to go stick my head in a pillow and start crying," offensive line coach Russ Grimm told reporters in Flagstaff on Monday. "It's always tough when you have to replace somebody, but that's the nature of this business."
Grimm may yet reach for a box of tissues when he gets a good, long look at Browns possible replacements at left tac...