Leinart excused from practice to attend birth of son

Wednesday, October 25th 2006, 1:09 pm
By: News On 6

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) _ Arizona Cardinals quarterback Matt Leinart was excused from practice Wednesday after attending the birth of his son in Southern California.

Brynn Cameron, a University of Southern California basketball player, gave birth to a boy, Cole, on Tuesday night in Southern California. Further details were not available.

Leinart was expected to return to the team later Wednesday.