Seahawks’ Browner sidelined until at least mid-December

Updated: November 19, 2013

Renton, WA ( – Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said
cornerback Brandon Browner could be sidelined for most of the remainder of the
regular season with a groin injury.

Browner missed this past Sunday’s game against Minnesota because of the
problem. He was hurt in Week 10 against Atlanta and was further examined on

“He’s got a serious groin pull,” said Carroll on Monday. “It’s legit. It’s not
just a pulled muscle. He had some tissue damage and stuff. So it’s a severe
groin pull. They’re talking four to six weeks, at best.”

The 10-1 Seahawks have their bye this week and won’t play again until Dec. 2
against New Orleans.

Browner also missed the first two games of the season with a hamstring injury.
He has one interception and 19 tackles in eight games.