Found April 16, 2013 on SEC Football Blog:
The University of Alabama has confirmed that freshman running  back Derrick Henry - who was expected to take the load behind T.J. Yeldon in the 2013 season - has fractured his leg in practice, and it out for the remainder of spring practice. We would be pretty surprised if he came back for the first game of the fall, too. Alabama coach Nick Saban said this: "Derrick Henry suffered a fractured fibula in Saturday's scrimmage and had successful surgery this morning with Dr. Lyle Cain," he said. "With the support of our medical staff and the hard work and dedication Derrick has shown since he Read more [...]

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