Gonzalez has missed the past two days of practice after injuring a toe on his left foot during last Sunday’s 33-10 loss to Seattle. Douglas missed Thursday’s practice with a knee injury after having full participation on Wednesday.
Gonzalez hasn’t missed a game since the 2006 season. Smith expressed optimism about Gonzalez’s status even after not having the veteran on the field for two days.
"I would never count Tony Gonzalez out,'' Smith said Thursday. "Never.''