Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/14/12
Jamaal Charles was left writhing in pain, after falling victim to a gruesome ACL tear during the Kansas City Chiefs Week 2 drudging in Detroit. But now, after nearly 10 months of recovery, the Pro Bowl running back says he's prepared to inflict that same brutal pain back on the NFL. "I'm ready to put my cleats back on and punish everybody in my way," Charles said, according to The Kansas City Star. Charles has been held out of all Chiefs OTAs to this point, but insists that he's healthy enough to play in a game right now, if needed....

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