Wednesday, October 29, 2003
Saints injury list grows as preparation for Bucs begins
NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans Saints hit the practice field
Wednesday with a long list of people watching instead of working.
Sidelined for the session was running back James Fenderson, who
is doubtful for Sunday's game with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers because
of a foot injury.
Starting linebacker Darrin Smith did not practice. He began
suffering from dizziness Tuesday night and had trouble standing up
on Wednesday. He was to have tests to try to determine the cause
Also sidelined were wide receiver Joe Horn, resting the knee
that has bothered him most of the season, guard Kendyl Jacox, who
has a knee injury, defensive tackle Johnathan Sullivan with knee
and calf injuries, wide receiver Donte' Stallworth with a sore
quad, and defensive tackle Kenderick Allen with a knee injury. All
are listed as questionable for Sunday's game.
Linebacker Sedrick Hodge was back at work Wednesday, but coach
Jim Haslett was not sure if he would be able to play on Sunday.
Hodge has been out since the second game of the season when he
fractured his kneecap.
Kenny Smith also has a sore knee, he's listed as probable for