|Gates sustains bruised hip, returns|
|Written by Admin|
|Sunday, 07 September 2008 12:04|
He returned in time for the final play of the first half, when Philip Rivers took a knee at the 20.
Gates was hurt when he was tackled after catching a 16-yard pass from Philip Rivers. He spent the offseason rehabbing surgery on his left big toe, which he hurt in a playoff win against the Tennessee Titans.
Carolina led 9-7 at halftime.