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Report: Mettenberger has torn ACL

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ESPN is reporting LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger has torn his ACL and will not play in the bowl game. The senior quarterback suffered the injury during the fourth quarter of LSU's win against Arkansas on Friday. He had to be helped off the field and was using crutches on the sidelines during the rest of the fourth quarter. Mettenberger was scheduled to have an MRI on Saturday, but LSU head coach Les Miles declined to give an injury update during his press conference on Monday.

This would bring Mettenberger's collegiate career to a close and force him to miss several pre-draft events such as the Senior Bowl and workout at the combine.

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