[Kansas City.com] After declaring on Monday that tight end Tony Gonzalez wouldn’t play Sunday against the Raiders at Arrowhead Stadium, Herm Edwards backed off slightly, saying there is a slim chance. At that, Gonzalez would have a minor role.
But Gonzalez didn’t practice again Thursday, and Edwards didn’t hold out much hope.
“If we do that, we’re going to have to sit somebody else down,” Edwards said. “If he gets nicked, then all of a sudden he’s down and you’ve lost two guys. That’s always hard. You’ve got to make sure he can make it through the game.”
Another factor is next week’s game against Denver at Arrowhead. It’s on Thursday night. With such a quick turnaround, the Chiefs