If Mike Evans isn’t feeling ready to play, I think it will be fine for him to sit and continue to get well. We have such depth at WR, that we will still be able to contend with no problems.
“Mike Evans is getting a whole lot better, “Smith said, via the Tampa Bay Times. “As a general rule, you would like for guys to practice all three days. If they can’t practice a day, it’s a question mark. If we have a good football player that doesn’t practice all week, and he gets up Sunday morning, saying ‘I’m feeling good,’ if we have a history with him, he’s going to play.” – Josh Alper, NBC SPORTS
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