Arizona Cardinals Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson has returned to practice and is hopeful of being cleared to play in Sunday's showdown in Dallas against the 6-2 Cowboys.
He's passed the first step – returning to practice. Now if he does not display any concussion-like symptoms before Sunday, then he should be cleared to suit up and play in Big D.
“It was scary for me,” Peterson said regarding his concussion via the team's website.
The LSU product will now be wearing a helmet that will have more padding – Peterson is very thankful the injury was not more severe.
“I’m counting my blessings that I am OK, that it was nothing serious that could hold me back a couple games,” Peterson said. “It was a bang-bang play. Like coach said, it was friendly fire. We’re moving forward. This is a violent game. I can’t play the game (worrying about getting) hurt. You have to play the game to make plays.”Read more... Join the Conversation...