Found October 10, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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On July 25, the bottom of a full-page ad in the sports section of the Charlotte Observer read, "CAROLINA PANTHERS -- SUPER BOWL XLVII CHAMPIONS! Sincerely, Ryan Kalil." Eleven weeks later, the Panthers have one of the league's worst records, and the man who signed the bottom of that ad is done for the season. Carolina placed Kalil, their All-Pro center, on injured reserve Wednesday. While the Panthers originally believed the left foot injury he suffered Sunday against the Seahawks was minor, further tests revealed he had a Lisfranc fracture. "It's unfortunate," coach Ron Rivera said "He was having a terrific year in spite of our situation. Individually, he was doing great. We're just going to hope for the best, and we'll go from there." Recovery times for a Lisfranc injury, which occurs in the mid-foot, varies from eight to 12 weeks. The injury's becoming infamous this season: Kalil joins Jets receiver Santonio Holmes and Pac...
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