Browns guard expects to play after health scare
Browns guard Jason Pinkston feels grateful to be alive following
a health scare that ended his season.
Pinkston was hospitalized in October following a game against
Cincinnati with blood clots in his lungs. The second-year player
doctors told him if he had taken a hit in the game that ”I
could’ve probably died then so I’m all happy about it that I’m
Pinkston, speaking with reporters on Friday for the first time
since getting sick, said he has been working out and plans to play
next season. He said he feels ”normal” and is looking forward to
resuming his career.
Pinkston said he thought he only had bronchitis in the week
leading up to being hospitalized. He continues to take blood
thinners. The ordeal has changed Pinkston’s view on life, he