Originally posted on Optimum Scouting  |  Last updated 1/4/13
According to reports by CBSSports.com’s Jeremy Fowler, Georgia’s redshirt junior linebacker Jarvis Jones plans to declare himself eligible for the 2013 NFL Draft. The two-time All-SEC first teamer, consensus 2011 and 2012 All-American, and 2012 SEC defensive player of the year compiled 42 sacks and 26 tackles for loss in just two seasons with the Bulldogs, and more incredibly did so after overcoming an injury that was previously described by “career ending”. Insight regarding the injury that Jones has worked so hard to overcome, as well as his onfield skill set, will hopefully shine some light on the Georgia pass rusher’s NFL Draft expectations. Thanks to Dr. Nick Chicoine and my own research (who can be found on Twitter at Twitter.com/@NackPaddyWack), I was able to learn a number of things regarding the neck injury that forced Jarvis Jones to transfer out of USC in 2010. According to Dr. Chicoine, stenosis is just a fancy word for “narrowing”, and spinal stenosis is scarily
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