Found October 30, 2012 on Los That Sports Blog:
Tweet     In last Saturday’s game against the Tennessee Volunteers, just days before his 21st birthday, South Carolina Gamecocks running back Marcus Lattimore suffered a devastating right knee injury that brought his 2012 season to an end. Anyone who has seen it (either live or via replays/pictures) immediately felt for the young man. When [...]
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