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St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford will undergo surgery next Tuesday to repair a torn left knee ligament. He expects to be ready for the opener next season.
The surgery will be done by Dr. James Andrews, who also did Bradford's shoulder surgery when he was at Oklahoma.
Bradford said the rest of the knee is intact and that it was a clean tear.
Bradford was injured on a scramble in the second half of a loss at Carolina in Week 7. Backup Kellen Clemens will make his second straight start this week against Tennessee.
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EARTH CITY, Mo. --Sam Bradford was back in front of reporters and television cameras at Rams Park on Wednesday for the first time since suffering a season-ending knee injury at Carolina.
But the quarterback has been around his teammates plenty in the week and a half since, basically doing whatever possible while also preparing for his upcoming surgery.
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The St. Louis Rams have announced that quarterback Sam Bradford will undergo ACL surgery next Tuesday.
Dr. James Andrews will perform surgery on Sam Bradford's torn ACL next Tuesday.
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Love how Austin tried selling it by...
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Seven sacks of quarterback Russell Wilson. A paltry 135 yards of total offense...
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[2 seconds later]
Did he just play dead?
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