|Bucs' QB Garcia out against Atlanta|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 10 September 2008 10:43|
Garcia was injured during the fourth quarter of last Sunday's 24-20 loss to the New Orleans Saints. He missed most of training camp and three preseason games because of a strained right calf, and his preparation for the season opener was affected by a jammed pinkie finger on his throwing hand.
Coach Jon Gruden said Wednesday he hoped Garcia sitting out this week's game against the Falcons will allow the 38-year-old Garcia to get healthy ``physically and emotionally.'' Garcia completed 24 of 41 passes for 221 yards, one touchdown and one interception against the Saints.