LT Russell Okung has high ankle sprain

Updated: August 24, 2010, 10:13 PM ET
Associated Press

RENTON, Wash. -- Pete Carroll has his first dilemma with the Seahawks, and his return to the NFL hasn't even started for real yet.

Sixth-overall draft pick Russell Okung has a high right ankle sprain, putting the key position of left tackle in flux for Seattle heading into the regular season.

Carroll announced after Tuesday's practice he is holding out hope that the hand-picked replacement for retired All-Pro Walter Jones can play in the Sept. 12 opener against San Francisco. ...

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