|Clemson DE commit has torn ACL
Assoc. Editor - Monday, August 25, 2014 9:33 PM
Clelin Ferrell - DE
VA (Benedictine School HS)
|#16 DE, #136 Overall, #5 VA, 83 Grade
||#6 WDE, #135 Overall, #5 VA
||#20 DE, #196 Overall
||#6 WDE, #90 Overall, #6 VA
Clemson 2015 defensive end commit Clelin Ferrell had a MRI on his knee on Monday and was diagnosed with a torn ACL according to multiple reports. He will undergo sugery soon and will more than likely miss the entire football season.
The injury occurred this past Friday in a scrimmage against Bishop O'Connel during a non-contact play.
The 6-5, 225-pound DE prospect chose Clemson over offers from Boston College, Charlotte, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Iowa, LSU, Marshall, Maryland, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia Tech and others.
As a junior, Ferrell recorded 60 tackles, 26 tackles for loss, and 11.5 sacks.