Toronto - Montreal Alouettes running back Avon Cobourne will not play in Thursday's game against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
TSN of Canada reported Wednesday that Cobourne is out due to a minor ankle injury. Brandon Whitaker is slotted to take his place in the backfield.
A product of West Virginia, Cobourne has racked up 403 rushing yards and three touchdowns on 82 carries this season. He has added 29 receptions for 298 yards.