Q-and-A with Bowles on Wilkerson’s rehab plan Dan Leberfeld
Q)What are your thoughts on Mo Wilkerson’s comments regarding not having a good plan earlier in the season>
Bowles: I talked to Mo, we handle every injury in-house. We report injuries. We don’t go into discussion about them. That’s all I have to say about that.
Q)Do you wish you limited Wilkerson earlier in the season?
Bowles: No. It was fine.
Q)What are your thoughts on the training staff’s plan regarding Wilkerson’s rehab?
Bowles: We handled it internally. It’s fine.
Q)Did the the training staff have a plan for Wilkerson?
Bowles: We handled it internally. It’s fine
Q)Were you surprised by Wilkerson’s comments?
Bowles: I’m not surprised by anything in this league.
Q)Do you regret playing Wilkerson as much as you did in the first six games?
Bowles: When you play football, you have a chance to get hurt. When you come back from injury, you have a chance to get re-injured. It’s all a part of it. If he stays healthy, he’s fine. He got re-injured.
Q)Why is Wilkerson still listed on the injury report?
Bowles: Because he gets less reps on one of the days than he does on the other days. If you don’t have a full practice, you automatically get listed as limited.
Q)Where is Wilkerson at physically?
Bowles: He says he’s feeling better.