Even though prayer didn't cover the crack in Shaun Alexander's fractured foot, you can see he is going to try to come back sooner than the 4-6 weeks he's scheduled to be out. Alexander wasn't in a boot Wednesday. He felt good enough to talk to coach Mike Holmgren about possibly letting him practice. Because the injury is a non-displacement fracture of the foot, the team won't risk playing him until the crack begins to heal. Expect Alexander to push for yet another CT scan to see if he can return after the bye week.
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