Kelly Suffers Knee Injury
Clemson, SC-Clemson rising sophomore Aaron Kelly, Clemson's second
leading receiver in 2005, suffered a knee injury in practice on
Friday. Kelly suffered the injury during a drill when he was making
a cut. He was not hit by an opposing player.
Clemson Head Athletic Trainer Danny Poole said Kelly's injury
is not believed to be serious. He will have an MRI on Saturday and
will meet with Clemson doctors and trainers for further evaluation.
Kelly is not expected to play in Saturday's scrimmage in Death
Valley. His status for the remainder of spring practice will be
determined tomorrow after the MRI.
Kelly had 47 receptions for 575 yards and two touchdowns to
rank second on receptions and reception yards to top receiver Chansi
Stuckey. Kelly's totals were second in Clemson history among
freshmen behind Derrick Hamilton (2001). Kelly ranked third on the
team in all-purpose yardages last year when he had 849. he also led
the Tigers in kickoff return yardage (266) and average (26.6) as a