Originally posted on Packers Notes  |  Last updated 1/29/13
Rookie defensive end Jerel Worthy underwent major knee surgery last week Fans don’t seem overly concerned about the news that Jerel Worthy could miss the 2013 season after undergoing ACL surgery a few weeks ago. There are two reasons why. One is that the Packers don’t play meaningful games for another seven and a half months, and it’s human nature not to worry about events so far in the future. The other, quite frankly, is that the rookie defensive end wasn’t very good in 2012. But I’m a worrier. Heck, I’m already worried about how the weather will be when I go to the Bahamas in late June. I can’t help but think the defense will miss Worthy if he’s forced to sit out part or all of next season. Despite unimpressive stats (14 tackles, 2.5 sacks, 1 forced fumble), I saw flashes from the former Michigan State star. He wasn’t big enough or explosive enough to blow by centers and guards and he wasn’t experienced enough to beat them with technique, but he did show a quick first step and su...
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