Source: Jones could miss 4-6 weeks

Updated: August 24, 2009, 1:00 AM ET
By Bruce Feldman | ESPN The Magazine

Tennessee's depleted receiving corps took another hit this weekend.

Gerald Jones, the Vols' top wide receiver, suffered a high ankle sprain in a scrimmage Saturday. A source close to the team says Jones could be out four to six weeks, but the team is optimistic he might return Sept. 12, when UCLA visits Knoxville in the Vols' second game.

Jones, a 6-foot-1, 200-pound junior who led the Vols in catches (30) and touchdown receptions (four) in 2008, had been battling through a ...

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