Originally written on Pro Football Zone  |  Last updated 11/18/14

MIAMI - OCTOBER 05: Offensive lineman Jake Long #77 of the Miami Dolphins takes a breather while taking on the San Diego Chargers at Dolphin Stadium on October 5, 2008 in Miami, Florida. The Dolphins defeated the Chargers 17-10. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Miami Dolphins left tackle Jake Long suffered a sprained MCL during today’s practice.

Dolphins believe OT Jake Long sprained his medial collateral ligament during Monday practice. He’s getting an MRI to determine exact damage.

— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 28, 2012

The good news is that it’s only a sprain and it’s his MCL. At this point, I would think Long will miss the first few weeks of the regular season.

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