Bush to have thumb surgery

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OAKLAND - Oakland Raiders running back Michael Bush will undergo surgery to repair his broken left thumb.

The procedure is being reported by the Oakland Tribune, which also says that Oakland head coach Tom Cable stated that there is a good possibility that Bush will recover in time for Oakland’s season opener against Tennessee on September 12.

A two-year veteran, he has totaled 1,010 yards on 218 carries with six touchdowns and has added 36 catches for 267 yards.


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