Originally posted by PTulini: Matt Barrows: Niners refute NFL Network report that Frank Gore has the dreaded high- ankle sprain. The team says Gore has "ankle strain."
Matt Maiocco: A strain is an injury to the muscle or tendon, while a sprain is an injury to the ligament.
I'd bet money he will be out longer. I have the feeling this is a lot worse than Frank is letting on. I say that because I think he mischaracterized how hurt he was before this game... the guy's got so much passion and heart, he just can't do the right thing and stay out of a game when he should.
Originally posted by socal81: I think we should keep him out for 2 weeks. We should be able to beat St. Louis with the Coffee,Robinson,Sheets combo. He could rest up during the bye week then come back fresh against the Falcons
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