"A lot's been written about my timetable, but nobody called me or my surgeon. There were a lot of assumptions, but I was always focused on my 16 weeks that passed last Wednesday."
Colorado Rapids goalkeeper Tim Howard
, after he played his first game since being injured in the USA-Mexico qualifier on Nov. 11. A strong performance in a 1-0 loss to the New York Red Bulls
puts Howard in consideration for a call-up for the USA's upcoming matches against Honduras and Panama. (ESPN FC