ESPN 300 LB Berger ready for next step 

September, 11, 2013
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Kyle BergerBrad Bournival/ESPN.comOhio State linebacker commit Kyle Berger's senior season ended before the regular season even began because of a knee injury.

On Thursday, ESPN 300 linebacker Kyle Berger will sew up what remains of his senior season at Cleveland St. Ignatius when he has surgery to repair a badly damaged left knee.

And the Ohio State commitment considers himself lucky. Lucky because things could have been much worse, lucky because he sees the light at the end of the tunnel and lucky because he’s got a tremendous support system behind him.

Things didn’t look that way three-and-a-half weeks ago when he was taken off the field after assisting on a tackle.


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