Dante Fowler Jr. Injury: Updates on Jaguars DE’s Knee and Return

May 8, 2015   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman Dante Fowler Jr., the third overall selection in the 2015 NFL draft, suffered a torn ACL in rookie minicamp on Friday, and is out for the season.
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Fowler Tears ACL, Out for Season Saturday, May 9 The Jaguars announced that Fowler suffered a torn ACL on Friday: 
Dante Fowler Jr., the No. 3 overall selection by the Jaguars in the 2015 NFL Draft, sustained a torn anterior cruciate ligament in the team’s first rookie minicamp practice Friday, the team confirmed.
On Saturday, Jaguars coach Mark Bradley confirmed that Fowler would miss the season, according to Mark Long of the Associated Press. Ryan O'Halloran of the Florida Times-Union reported that Bradley said no surgery date had been set. 
ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported the news.
Fowler spoke about the injury on Twitter:
He continued on Saturday, according to O'Halloran:
Fowler said when he crumbled to t...

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