30 stitches later, players are now friends

Updated: November 18, 2009, 7:48 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- All is forgiven between Dallas Cowboys center Andre Gurode and Washington defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth.

On Oct. 1, 2006, Haynesworth, then with the Tennessee Titans, stomped Gurode in the head, causing wounds that needed 30 stitches to close.

The NFL suspended Haynesworth five games without pay, the longest for an on-field infraction in league history.

Haynesworth is questionable for Sunday's game with a sprained ankle. But if he does play, he'll be ...

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