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Requested concerning the No. 5 general decide Friday, head coach Mike Mularkey indicated Davis is predicted to be out for upward of 1 week.
“We’re simply going to play it by ear and see how it’s,” Mularkey stated, in line with Jim Wyatt of the group’s official web site. “He’ll be out at the least every week, perhaps longer.”
That preliminary timeline appears to recommend Davis will nonetheless have each alternative to get wholesome and get some preseason snaps beneath his belt earlier than Week 1.
He’d have some catching as much as do upon his return, although, as coaching camp is a vital a part of a younger receiver getting on the identical web page as their new quarterbacks and acclimating to the professional recreation.
Davis could be anticipated to problem for a task as Marcus Mariota’s No. 1 receiver if he does return to the apply subject sooner fairly than later. In the meanwhile, Eric Decker and third-spherical rookie Taywan Taylor ought to see an elevated workload alongside Rishard Matthews.