Bills WR Nelson evaluated for breathing problems

Share This Story



Buffalo Bills receiver David Nelson missed practice and was being evaluated in Buffalo a day after having difficulty catching his breath during practice.

Coach Chan Gailey says Nelson is feeling better, but doctors still are attempting to determine the cause of his breathing problems. Gailey says it seems the problem has ''calmed down,'' and he expects Nelson to return to practice within the next two days.

Nelson, who earned himself a third-down role last season, left midway through the Bills evening practice at training camp in suburban Rochester on Thursday night.

Veteran linebacker Shawne Merriman had a ''rest day'' and watched practice from the sideline.

Tight ends David Martin (toe) and Shawn Nelson (undisclosed injury) both missed practice.

Tagged: Bills, Shawn Nelson, David Nelson

Related Stories

Member Comments

Please note by clicking on "Post comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be Polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator.

powered by

NFL Videos

Best Person in Sports: Keenan Lewis Posted: Jul 15, 2014
Saints CB Keenan Lewis hosts a back-to-school event, giving children medical ser...

NFL Roundtable: New York Jets Posted: Jul 14, 2014
They're a team with plenty to prove and a roster of players primed to get it don...

NFL Roundtable: Detroit Lions Posted: Jul 11, 2014
A team with so many weapons, is this the season that the Lions put together and ...

More Than Sports on MSN