Houston Texans rookie outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowneys practice was cut about 45 minutes short on Wednesday when he retreated to the medical tent at the Denver Broncos Dove Valley facility. Clowney departed practice early after colliding with Broncos tight end Jacob Tamme during a 9-on-7 drill. Clowney sat in the tent for the remainder of the teams joint practice, but it didnt appear he was being examined by trainers while he rested.
Clowney felt OK afterward, according to a source, but the team wanted him to undergo additional testing. cheap authentic jerseys The Texans do not believe the injury is serious, sources told ESPNs Ed Werder. Texans coach Bill OBrien plans to have Clowney evaluated again Thursday morning before determining if he will participate in practice.
Houston drafted Clowney first overall out of South carolina in May. He began showing his ability almost immediately in practices and workouts. nfl jerseys cheap Clowney had sports hernia surgery in June, but was healthy enough to return to practice a few days into training camp. Periodically, the Texans have given Clowney days off to manage his return.