Teammates encouraged by Brinkley’s instincts Premium Story

Jasper Brinkley (Scott Boehm/Getty)
Jasper Brinkley (Scott Boehm/Getty)
By Tim Yotter
Date: Dec 8, 2009

Rookie Jasper Brinkley is expected to get an opportunity to show his skills on defense as the replacement for E.J. Henderson. Having a fifth-round rookie at middle linebacker might be considered a risky proposition, but teammates and coaches expressed confidence in his instincts.

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