QB Jeff Garcia Misses Practice Again

Published: November 30th, 2007
By Buccaneers Gab

The Buccaneers say quarterback Jeff Garcia missed practice again yesterday and his status for Sunday’s game at New Orleans appears questionable at best.  Garcia has a deep bruise in his lower back.  Luke McCown has the upper hand on Bruce Gradkowski this week for the starting role.  McCown received reps with the first team at practice again yesterday.  Head coach Jon Gruden is not tipping his hand as to who will start.  The 7-and-4 Buccaneers can move one step closer to winning the NFC South with a win.  The 5-and-6 Saints need a win to keep their playoff hopes alive.