TE Josh Marshall Injured
Josh Marshall (Will Gallagher/Inside Texas)
Josh Marshall (Will Gallagher/Inside Texas)
InsideTexas.com Editor
Posted Aug 12, 2008
Ross Lucksinger


Texas sophomore tight end Josh Marshall was injured in practice during a collision with a teammate.

On Tuesday, Texas offensive coordinator Greg Davis announced that offensive lineman Greg Smith would start getting snaps a tight end and, according to a team source, one of the main reasons behind this is an injury to sophomore backup tight end Josh Marshall.

According to the source, the injury occurred during a collision between Marshall and junior safety Ishie Oduegwu. The full extend of Marshall's injury is unknown, but a broken shoulder bone is suspected.

Last season as a redshirt freshman, Marshall appeared in seven games as a backup tight end and on special teams.

UPDATE: Longhorn athletic trainer Kenny Boyd has confirmed that Marshall sustained a left scapula injury. No timetable has been set for his return.


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