Cardinals lose left tackle Gandy

Mike Gandy's short-term and long-term future with the Cardinals appears murky after the starting left tackle underwent surgery for a sports hernia.

GandyThe team expects Gandy to miss three to six weeks.

Jeremy Bridges will remain the starter while Gandy recovers. Gandy is in the final year of his contract with the Cardinals. His salary is $5 million.

Gandy was struggling through the injury when he was able to play. Bridges played very well against the Vikings in Week 13.