Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 1/7/13
It is being reported by Washington Post Insiders Mark Maske and Mike Jones that people familiar with the MRI say that Robert Griffin III suffered partial ACL and LCL tears.  RG3 is currently on his way to be examined by Dr. James Andrews in Florida tomorrow, and so nothing is official or being announced by the team.It’s not clear whether full reconstructive surgery will be necessary, and everyone is hoping to find that out soon.  Maske and Jones’ sources told them:One person with knowledge of the situation said Griffin might have to undergo exploratory surgery to determine the extent of the damage and whether the injuries are new. Another said Griffin hopes to avoid full-blown reconstructive surgery if the tears are partial, even if they are new injuries.A third person familiar with the case, asked whether the ligament damage is new or a matter of previous injuries showing up on Griffin’s MRI, said: “That’s what we’re trying to find out.”Shanahan said during his press conference on ...
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