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Arizona Cardinals Kicker Neil Rackers Has Tweaked Groin, Team Considering Options

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Neil Rackers has suffered a tweaked groin in Wednesday's practice. His status has heen updated to questionable on the injury report. The Cardinals are now on the lookout for another option at kicker with the game fast approaching against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Adam Schefter was first to report from Twitter:

"With K Neil Rackers nursing a tweaked groin, Cardinals spending Thanksgiving workout K's, including Mike Nugent and Matt Bryant."

From Mike Sando - 

"Neil Rackers has made 11 of 12 field goal attempts this season.

A strained groin has slowed him recently. Looks like the Cardinals are considering their options just in case.

Rackers has not missed a game since the 2005 season...

Free-agent kickers Mike Nugent and Matt Bryant, each of whom has auditioned unsuccessfully in recent weeks, are scheduled to work out for the Cardinals on Thursday, a league source said. 

But it is more of a precaution than anything. Rackers is still expected to be healthy enough to kick in Sunday's key game against the Tennessee Titans."

If memory serves me well, Rackers wasn't entirely healthy the '06 season, the same season Rackers may have played his worst football. He missed two potential game winning/tying field goals in as many weeks. Get well Rackers.