ACL Tear Sidelines Clemson Wide Receiver

by Austin Silvey @SilveyESP

Amari Rodgers, Clemson wide receiver, before game vs Furman // Photo by Austin Silvey

CLEMSON, SC -- Early Tuesday morning it was reported by TigerNet that wide receiver, Amari Rodgers, was carried off the practice field with a leg injury during Monday's practice.

Rodgers quote tweeted the article release saying, "God gives his toughest soldiers the toughest tasks.. I'll be back better than ever, believe that."

The MRI reports came out Tuesday afternoon, revealing that Rodgers did indeed tear his ACL. It was first reported by Larry Williams of on his twitter account.

According to 247sports, he is expected to undergo surgery next Friday.

“Amari injured his right knee in practice on Monday and will have surgery next week. He’s got a great attitude and he’s a grinder. I have no doubt he’ll come back better than ever.” - Dabo Swinney
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