Bellotti was more optimistic today and said Costa could be back as early as Friday.
Here's what we know: Costa hurt the knee during Wednesday's practice, walked off the field and is now listed as "out'' on today's medical report.
Whenever your starting QB goes down nine days before the opener you are going to play a cat and mouse game with the media. No reason to tip your opponent off about what to expect.
Once again we hope Nate is OK and can start against UW.