Originally posted on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 1/9/13
At 1:00 AM Eastern time on Wednesday, ESPN insider Chris Mortensen reported some very concerning news for Washington Redskins fans.  Rookie sensation Robert Griffin III is scheduled to undergo full reconstructive knee surgery for a torn LCL and ACL in his right knee on Wednesday morning.Redskins QB Robert Griffin III will undergo total reconstruction of knee for complete tear of ACL and LCL. Recovery projection: 6-8 mos.— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) January 9, 2013Dr. James Andrews will perform surgery in about 6 hours. Diagnosis already made that ACL graft of @rgiii‘s 2009 surgery is complete tear— Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) January 9, 2013Griffin’s recovery is projected at 6-to-8 months w/ rehabilitation that will focus on his quad strength to protect and help stabilize knee.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 9, 2013While 6-8 months recovery time means that RG3 will be ready for the Redskins season opener next year.  You have to wonder about his long-time durability.  He...
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