Report: Jason Pinkston released from hospital
Cleveland Browns starting guard Jason Pinkston was hospitalized last Thursday for a life threatening condition that resulted in blood clots in his lungs. After almost a week in the hospital, Pinkston tweeted the news that he will be leaving the hospital today:
Finally got my walking papers I'm outta here today!!!!!—
Jason Pinkston (@JasonPinkstonOL) October 24, 2012
The Browns expected Pinkston to be released after only a few days, but per Pinkston’s tweet, he was not able to leave the hospital:
Ok here's the update no knew problems my blood is just not quite therapeutic yet for me to leave and just continue on medications—
Jason Pinkston (@JasonPinkstonOL) October 22, 2012
Pinkston was placed on the Browns’ injured reserve Monday and is not expected to play again this season.