Hakeem Nicks won't rush recovery, risk setbacks

Hakeem Nicks is shown in an undated file

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Hakeem Nicks is shown in an undated file photo. (Credit: Getty Images)

Hakeem Nicks usually treats injury prognoses like a challenge. Doctors say he'll be ready in three weeks, he says he can play in one. They tell him to take a few series off to rest, he's back out there after two plays. He prides himself on being a fast healer and hates not being able to be on the field.

This time, though, he's not taking the timetable for the broken bone in his right foot...

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