Report: Barnes out 4-6 weeks

Posted Aug 4, 2009

Scout's Adam Caplan reports Raiders' potential starting left tackle out until start of regular season.

"Oakland Raiders OLT Khalif Barnes was injured during Tuesday morning's training camp practice. Barnes, who signed a one-year, $1.2 million deal with Oakland in March, suffered a hairline fracture to his left ankle, a league source told

Barnes is expected to miss four to six weeks, which puts him out until at least the beginning of the regular season. Third-year OT Mario Henderson is expected to fill in at left tackle."

Stay tuned for updates on this breaking story from SBI's Mike Wagaman.

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